Tag Archives: potatoes

Feast time with some Moroccan Tagine and lemongrass cous cous


Vegetable Tagine with lemon grass infused cous cous Shipping is a terrible thing to do to vegetables.  They probably get jet-lagged, just like people.  ~ Elizabeth Berry ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ The moment a liking for a certain thing crosses the boundaries that define the ordinary, we realize it is obsession and in most cases it is there […]

Green Pea Soup


Winters is the best time to enjoy the sun! The same sun that we play hide and seek with in Delhi’s hot months of May and June. So yes, winters give us Delhiites a reason to dress up in those lovely turtle necks (anyone who knows me, knows I am a huge turtle neck fan!), […]

Creamy mushroom soup with homemade garlic wheat bread


Off late I have been working on recreating some of my favourite food right at home. My love for food just does not end at eating at a good restaurant but only when I master my favourite dish do I sit in peace. This time my target was making a nice loaf of bread and some creamy mushroom […]

Its raining Coconuts: Vegetable Korma with Shredded Coconut


Continuing with the coconut frenzy, my next HOT item had to be a nice  vegetable korma… I believe it a hot favorite of vegetarians coz it gives you so many flavors in one dish. Moreover, depending on your liking you can combine various vegetables and leave out the ones that you don’t fancy. My version of the […]

Chai time snack: Pakoras / Fritters


A chilly winter day and all you want to do is sit in that cozy window seat, looking at the misty weather outside and read a book or just laze around with some AMAZING music playing. My absolute favourite  to listen to buddha bar, gotan project and other bands playing similar lounge music on such […]

Soul Food: Poha


Poha is a staple in most Indian cuisines and is a loved by people of all ages. Load it with the goodness of vegetables, salads, nuts, coconut and what not and you’ve got a perfect combination of a healthy and delicious meal. I used to look forward to getting poha for lunch in college and […]

Avial


As a child and even as an adult, South Indian cuisine has been my weakness. Though my palatte has mostly savoured the limited dosa / idlies / uttpamas, when ever I have been presented with an opportunity to try out a new dish, I pounced on it like a hungry puma on a timid lil […]

Potatoes and Green Beans salad


What is the key to staying healthy?… Isn’t that a question we ask ourselves often? As part of a discussion with my mom, the topic being what’s healthy and what’s not.. how does one stay fit, her simple answer was that if u eat home cooked meals  and eat them timely, its a rare thing […]