Snacks & Sides

Grilled Eggplant With Feta, Mint & Chilli

Grilled Eggplant With Feta, Mint & Chilli

  Ingredients 1 large Aubergines (each cut thinly into about 10 slices) 4 tbsp Olive oil 250 grams Feta cheese 1 bunch Fresh mint (finely chopped – save some for sprinkling over) 1/2 tsp Dried chilli flakes 1 tbsp Lemon juice Method Preheat the barbecue or griddle to a high […]

Ari Vada/ Savoury Fritters

Ari Vada/ Savoury Fritters

Ingredients 2 cups Rice flour (slightly roasted) 1 tsp Baking powder 1 cup Coconut (grated) 1 Medium sized onion ( finely chopped) 1″ Ginger (minced) 5 Green chillies (minced) 1 spring Curry leaves 1 Egg Salt to taste 1 cup Water Vegetable Oil (for deep […]

Classic Croissants

Classic Croissants

  Homemade Croissants – the sort of treat I never would have envisioned making in my kitchen a few years ago but now I can say I’ve done it!!  Although homemade croissants are a pretty long process, let me assure you they are worth every single […]

Paneer Tikka (Spicy Grilled Cottage Cheese)

Paneer Tikka (Spicy Grilled Cottage Cheese)

Paneer Tikka is an Indian dish made from chunks of paneer marinated in Indian spices and grilled with veggies. It’s the perfect ‘go-to’ starter if you want to please the crowd with minimal efforts. Ingredients 250g  Paneer/cottage cheese (cubed) 1 Green bell pepper/capsicum (cubed) 1 Onion […]

Mini Puff Pizza

Mini Puff Pizza

This is an easy, weeknight meal that you can throw together in just a few minutes. A delicious twist on a classic pizza and so quick and easy to make! Ingredients 1 pack of pre-made, just-roll puff pastry 10tsp tomato puree/ pizza sauce 150-200g grated […]

Pistachio & White Chocolate Oatmeal Cookies

Pistachio & White Chocolate Oatmeal Cookies

As the cookie monster says, C is for COOKIES! 🙂 They are packed with full of divine flavours and textures from the luminous green crunchy nuts to the creamy white chocolate. You have to try them out! Ingredients ½ cup Unsalted butter (room temperature) ½ […]

Honey Glazed Chorizo

Honey Glazed Chorizo

A dish that delivers a balance of sweet and savoury flavours! Chorizo is a coarsely textured, spiced pork sausage used mainly in Spanish cooking. They have a distinctive smoky flavour and a rich red colour which is from the smoked paprika used to make them. […]

Chicken Curry Puffs

Chicken Curry Puffs

All you need on a rainy day is chicken curry puffs and a hot cup of chai! 🙂 Ingredients 1 Sheet of Puff pastry 1 Egg (lightly beaten) For the filling 2 Chicken breast fillets (diced) 1 Onion (finely chopped) 2 large Potatoes (cut into […]

Sweet Palmiers

Sweet Palmiers

This is a delightful recipe to make with pure gratification once you taste them. It brought back some nostalgic memories from my childhood;I used to love the heart shaped, golden brown ‘little heart biscuits’ we used to get in India. I always thought they were […]