Vegetarian

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.  

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 […]

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 […]

Cabbage and Prawn Thoran

Cabbage and Prawn Thoran

INGREDIENTS 1 small Cabbage 250 g Prawns 1 small Onion 1 clove Garlic (finely sliced) 2 Green chillies 1 sprig Curry leaves 1/4 cup Grated Coconut/ Desiccated Coconut 1/2 tsp Turmeric powder 1/4 tsp Cumin seeds 3/4 tsp Mustard seeds Salt to taste 1 1/2 […]

Paneer Handi

Paneer Handi

  INGREDIENTS 200 g Paneer/ Cottage Cheese 3 tbsp Cashew nuts 1 Tomato (finely chopped) 1 Onions (chopped) 1 Green chilli (slit) 1 Bay leaf 1 inch Cinnamon stick  1 tsp Ginger-garlic paste 1/4 tsp Turmeric powder 1/2 tsp Kashmiri chilli powder 3/4 tsp Garam […]

Gooseberry Pickle/ Nellika Achar

Gooseberry Pickle/ Nellika Achar

INGREDIENTS 1 1/2 cups Gooseberries 2 Garlic pods (sliced) 2 Dry red chillies 1 tsp Mustard seeds 1/2 tbsp Fenugreek powder 1 tsp Asafoetida 1 1/2 tbsp Kashmiri chilli powder 1 tsp Red chilli powder 1/4 tsp Turmeric powder Salt to taste 1/3 cup Vinegar […]

Beetroot Salad

Beetroot Salad

This is a quick and easy recipe using one of the most underrated vegetables around – beets! They’ re a beautifully hued sweet vegetable, full of health benefits. Enjoy this tasty salad, perfect to prepare for the summer weather. INGREDIENTS 300 g Beetroot 1 small […]

Aval Nanachathu/ Sweetened Beaten Rice Flakes

Aval Nanachathu/ Sweetened Beaten Rice Flakes

Aval Nanachathu is a traditional Keralan snack made of Beaten rice flakes, grated coconut, jaggery and a hint of cardamom. Its such a humble and wholesome snack packed with nutrients and can be made in a jiffy because there is no cooking required. It is usually […]

Cherry Tomato and Rosemary Focaccia

Cherry Tomato and Rosemary Focaccia

Calling all bread lovers! Does the smell of freshly baked bread in a market encourage you to bake your own bread? If it does then you are in the right place. This large, soft and fluffy bread is studded with beautiful red cherry tomatoes and topped with rosemary, […]