Rogan Josh – Learn how to make Rogan Josh

I have come across many inviting pictures and recipes of the very popular Rogan Josh. But never tried my hands on it. But now I am totally in love with this book called ‘50 Great Curries Of India‘ by Camellia Panjabi. I had won this book for a contest organized by BetterButter. And I must…

Roasted Squid / Koondal varattiyathu – How to make Roasted Squid

Here is another lip smacking dish made of squid – roasted squid or koondal varattiyathu. Usually when I get fresh squid, I make either Roasted Squid or Spicy Squid Fry. Both are equally delicious. While fried squid is a dry side dish, roasted squid has thick gravy, and is perfect to be had with hot appams,…

Cajun Spiced Potatoes – Barbeque Nation Style

How to make Cajun Spiced Potatoes at home easily – with step-by-step illustration: If you have been to Barbeque Nation, I’m sure you would have fallen in love with this scrumptious dish named Cajun spiced potatoes. This dish holds an equal place among other grilled meat and seafood. And my husband loves it even more….

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…

Fried Squid – An easy recipe

    Drooling by the name…?? Well fried squid is just delectable. You can’t resist gobbling bowls of steaming rice or rotis, if you have this side dish. The recipe is not so complicated, but you need to get the squid perfectly cooked. Cleaning the squid is also not that difficult. In fact, it is interesting…

Paneer Kheema – Minced Paneer in Desi Masala

How to make Paneer Kheema – Minced Paneer in Desi Masala: Paneer Kheema is an interesting dish to try when you have paneer at home. It is a must try dish if you are a spice lover. Soft paneer crumbles well coated with perfectly balanced masala. The true Indian flavors and colors are brough out…

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…

Easy And Tasty Coconut Chutney

Here is an easy and tasty coconut chutney recipe. I learnt this delicious chutney recipe from my Ummachi (mother-in-law). There are N number of ways that you can prepare coconut chutney, coconut being the main ingredient. While some add green chili, some add red chili powder. Some add garlic, while other..ginger. A few may add…