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Soya Chunks Roast

Soya Chunks Roast

INGREDIENTS 200 g Soya Chunks 1 Red onion (thinly sliced) 1 Tomato (chopped) 2 tbsp Coriander leaves( finely chopped) 2 Green chillies (slit) 1 tbsp Ginger-garlic paste 1/2 tsp Turmeric powder 1 tsp Red chilli powder 1 tsp Coriander powder 1/2 tsp Garam masala 1/2 […]

Sweet & Sour Pork

Sweet & Sour Pork

INGREDIENTS 600g Pork 1 tbsp Garlic (minced) 1 Red bell pepper (chopped) 1 Onion (chopped) 1 cup Pineapple (chopped) 1 tsp Sesame seeds 2 tbsp Spring onions (finely chopped) Vegetable oil Pepper Salt to taste Batter 3/4 cup Plain flour 1/4 cup Cornstarch 1 tbsp […]

Cream of Asparagus Soup

Cream of Asparagus Soup

INGREDIENTS 2 bunches of Asparagus Half of a yellow onion (finely chopped) 1 clove Garlic (finely chopped) 1 knob of butter Pepper to taste Salt to taste 4 cups Vegetable/ Chicken stock 1/2 cup Heavy cream METHOD Wash and trim off the woody ends of […]

Thumbprint Cookies

Thumbprint Cookies

These cookies are buttery and crumbly bites of bliss, filled with sweet strawberry jam. An easy and classic cookie that’s perfect for parties and special occasions. INGREDIENTS 226 g Butter 80 g Sugar 2 tsp Vanilla extract 2 Egg yolks 1/4 tsp Salt 300 g […]

Amni Kozhukattai/ Rice Flour Dumplings

Amni Kozhukattai/ Rice Flour Dumplings

INGREDIENTS 1 cup Rice flour 1-2 tbsp Grated coconut 2 tsp Split Mung beans/ Urad dal 1/4 tsp Asafoetida 1/2 tsp Mustard seeds 1/2 tsp Cumin seeds 2 Dry red chillies 1 sprig Curry leaves Salt to taste 2 cups Water 2 tsp Oil METHOD […]

Banana and Mixed Berry Smoothie

Banana and Mixed Berry Smoothie

INGREDIENTS Half a banana 1/2 cup Mixed berries (frozen/fresh) 1 handful Spinach 1 tbsp Chia seeds 1 tbsp Oats 1/2 cup Skimmed milk 1/2 cup Cold water 1 Date (optional) METHOD Place all the ingredients in a blender. Blend until smooth. Serve. 

Russian Salad/ Olivier Salad

Russian Salad/ Olivier Salad

A hearty and comforting salad, made with pantry staples like eggs, potatoes and carrots. It’s a traditional dish in the Russian cuisine and commonly known as Olivye. A creamy and colourful salad, perfect for a party or celebration. INGREDIENTS 2 Potato (boiled & peeled) 4 […]

Rava Idli/ Steamed Semolina Cakes

Rava Idli/ Steamed Semolina Cakes

INGREDIENTS 1 cup Rava/ Semolina 3-4 tbsp Grated carrot 1 Green chilli (finely chopped) 1/2 inch Ginger (finely chopped) 1 tsp Urad dal or few Cashews 1/2 tsp Mustard seeds 1/2 tsp Cumin seeds 1/4 tsp Asafoetida 1/2 tsp Turmeric powder 1/4 tsp Bicarbonate soda […]

Fresh Fig Cake

Fresh Fig Cake

Fresh figs are something I can literally never resist when I see them at the store. They look so beautiful and rustic, has such a unique flavour, sweet but not too sweet, has a soft and gooey texture, almost like eating a chewy cookie. Is that […]

Spiced Pineapple Chutney

Spiced Pineapple Chutney

INGREDIENTS 1 Pineapple 1/2 cup Sugar 3 Cardamom pods 1 Clove 1 inch Cinnamon 1/2 tsp Coriander seeds 1 tsp Chilli flakes 1/2 tsp Turmeric powder 1/2 tsp Salt 1 tsp Vinegar 1 1/2 cups Water 3 tbsp Vegetable/ Sunflower oil METHOD Peel and chop […]