This chickpeas-based curry is a popular Indian dish, which is typically served with pooris or bhatura (both flat breads). This curry is a gorgeous blend of whole and ground spices with a hint of tanginess. Chole masala originated in North India, and is widely popular across the country. This dish […]
This classic lentil-based Indian curry is comfort food at its best. This dish is a common feature in many restaurants and roadside eateries called dhabas. For the dal fry, lentils are cooked to perfection; the real flavour however comes from the beautifully cooked onions & tomatoes, and the aromatic spices. […]
This particular dish holds a lot of fond childhood memories for me, and is a beautiful reminder of our summer holiday in our great grandmum’s place in Tirunelveli. I do not remember a lot of dishes that were made by her except this one, which stood out for me. The […]
It is always fun to recreate restaurant dishes. In our locality (In Sydney), we discovered this nice Indian restaurant, which serves a host of Indian dishes (mostly North Indian and North West Frontier). There is this one South Indian (well, almost) dish they serve called Subz Masala Pacchadi. While it […]
Once a month, my husband and I order Indian food from a local Indian restaurant – Mantra; this one day, we decided to ditch our usual order of malai kofta & mushroom masla, and order this dish called ‘Bombay Aloo Chutneywala’. I had never tasted or heard of this dish […]
Kadhi is yoghurt and chickpea flour-based gravy popular across India. The kadhi preparation varies from state to state – each state adding its own special touch to the yoghurt curry. My kadhi here is loosely based on the Punjabi kadhi recipe shared by a friend from that region; however, I […]
This curry comes with the goodness of the freshly roast and ground spices, coconut milk and mildly sweet pumpkins.