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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.

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 […]

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 […]

Parippu Pradhaman/ Parippu Payasam

Parippu Pradhaman/ Parippu Payasam

INGREDIENTS 1 cup Split Mung beans 2 cups Jaggery 1/2 cup Thick coconut milk 2 1/4 cups Thin coconut milk 2 cups Water +1 cup 1/4 tsp Dry ginger powder 1/2 tsp Cardamom powder Pinch of salt 10-15 Cashew nuts 2 tbsp Raisins 2-3 tbsp […]