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Oct 182016
 
Muhammara | Syrian Peppers & Walnut Dip | Red Pepper and Walnut Spread Recipe

I find Bell Peppers to be the most beautiful vegetable. I have talked in length about this in my Charred Bell Pepper and Pine Nut Pasta Recipe. So I will not yap about it anymore. I had a few bell peppers in my fridge and I was looking for some interesting recipe to put them to ….Read More….

May 012016
 
Italian Basil Pesto | Fresh Basil Pinenut Salsa

  Authentic Italian Pesto needs no prelude. If you have pesto in your pantry I can assure you, you can do so many things with it. It makes fabulous pasta dishes, makes a delicious marinade for your meats, a lip smacking filling for the Bread and the list is endless. Last time I made a huge ….Read More….

Apr 302016
 
Kaccha Aam Aur Lehsun Chutney | Raw Mango Garlic Spicy Chutney

My Love for Mango is growing with my age. Its not just the ripe pulpy mangoes which makes my heart  skip a beat but also the green mangoes which are ideal for making pickles and chutneys. I have a lot of green mango recipes on my blog like the Instant Raw Mango Pickle, Sweet and ….Read More….

Apr 162016
 
Greek Purslane Yogurt Dip | Greek Kulfa Raita | Turkish Purslane Dip

I had a Turkish employer in Mexico, the Studio me and my husband worked for. He introduced us to this Purslane Dip when he invited us for dinner at his place. I looked at the leaves and exclaimed “Kulfa!” It was native to my motherland. You dont know the feeling when you find something or ….Read More….

Apr 142016
 
Parsley Pistachio Pesto | Parsley Pistachio Salsa

Last week we baked some beautiful buns and decided to make some burgers for dinner. I decided to make Broccoli Patties for the burger but then I thought I dont have any sauce to go with it. I dont like (read “hate”) ketchup. Then something struck me, I had a lot of Parsley which was ….Read More….

Mar 082016
 
Green Ber Ki Chutney | Indian Plum & Mint Dip | Smooth Minty Jujube Salsa

Yesterday was MahaShivaratri, a Hindu festival  which is celebrated on the fourteenth day of every lunar month or the day before the new moon. It has a special significance for those who are on a spiritual path. A lot of Shaivas, devotees of Shiva observe fast on this day.  Around this time of the year the ….Read More….

Feb 272016
 
Red Chilli & Red Bell Pepper Jam | Red Chilli and Capsicum Preserve | Red Chilli Sweet Chutney

It was a season of Red Chilies. I made about 20 kilos of Stuffed Red Chilli Pickle and was busy with its distribution all winter. I am back to my hills and I spotted more red chilies in the market. Oh man! Its my weakness. I cant resist red chillies for they are so darn pretty. Then ….Read More….

Jul 242015
 
Baingan Ka Raita | Eggplant Yogurt Side Dish | Charred Aubergine Curd Dip

  Baingan ka Bhartha or Charred Eggplant cooked with spices is a very popular dish from India. But other than this the Charred or stove roasted big Brinjals are used to make this incredible yogurt side dish. This dish was introduced to me by my mother and to her from her inlaws. Its native to ….Read More….

Jun 232015
 
Aalubukhara Chutney | Fresh Plum Spiced Chutney

In my last post I had made Fresh Plum Smoothie with the left over plums from my pantry. I was not very sure how this chutney would turn out because the store bought plum chutney do not appeal to me in taste. So I made a small jar to try it out.  This recipe failed ….Read More….

Jun 202015
 
Raw Mango Chutney with Mint and Coriander | Kacchey Aam Ki Chutney with Pudina and Dhaniya

Few days back I had posted recipe of Khatti Meethi Kacchey Aam ki Chutney. I still had some raw mangoes from the 10 kg bag my parents had sent me. Ohh yess its raining Mangoes! I had already made Raw Mango Pickle South Indian Style and also the Sweet and Sour Raw Mango Chutney. My ….Read More….