Cajun Spice Mix

Cajun spice mix is an interesting and very different spice mix. I have come across this new spice when we visited Barbeque Nation, one of the most popular barbecue chains in India. They serve a very delicious and flavorful Cajun spiced potatoes there. It is one of the vegetarian dishes that we all loved having….

Cold Prawn Salad

How about some cold prawn salad? Salads are always so refreshing. But may sound boring to a few.  So how to go about it?? Yes… make it interesting by adding some interesting elements. A special salad once in a while is perfectly alright 🙂 So here I have made a simple yet very delicious prawn salad. It…

Kashmiri Pulao with Coconut Milk – A tasty treat

Kashmiri Pulao is a very special rice recipe. This traditional dish from Kashmir bursts with flavors and is packed with the goodness of dry fruits and fresh ones too. The original recipe calls for cooking rice in milk. But in this version of mine, the rice is cooked in rich coconut milk and flavored with rose essence. The subtle sweetness…

Pepper Chicken With Naadan Kozhi (Country Chicken)

This recipe for pepper chicken is very easy and very special. Special in the sense that I have used naati (country) chicken or naadan kozhi to prepare this lip smacking curry. This adds more flavor and goodness to the dish. As we all know, naadan is always the best in any case 🙂 Less of…

Peach Panna Cotta With Prune Compote

Hi All… A very special post on a very special day..!! Wish you all a very happy and prosperous New Year 2017!! Stay Blessed!! 🙂 So here is presenting Peach Panna Cotta with Prune Compote and Peach Crumbs – one of the winning dishes at SweetEscapades Contest hosted by Home Bakers Guild, in association with…

Baked Tomato Chicken – A grill recipe

Baked tomato chicken is a quick and easy recipe that needs no stirring, sauting or grinding.. Cool …right? On any lazy day if you feel a bit too tired to cook something, then this grilled dish could be your savior. Yes, it is very easy and delicious too. Chicken in tomato pulp or tomato bed,…

How to make Paneer (Cottage Cheese) at home

    Paneer or cottage cheese is a wonderful ingredient in cooking. It is full of nutrients too. Homemade paneer is definitely better than the store bought ones. So here is how to make paneer (Cottage cheese) at home. I came to know about cottage cheese, and that it could be made easily at home,…

Aloo Palak – Potatoes in rich spinach gravy

Aloo palak is a popular dish in north India. It goes perfectly with warm rotis for dinner. This green gravy is well seasoned wih spices and made just right for your taste buds. You may or may not puree palak while making aloo palak. However, I have pureed it, giving no chance of removing spinach…