Andhra Style Spicy Chicken Curry from India

I married a Telugu boy, who loves to eat.  So I wanted to learn and cook more Andhra food at home.. Not that he fusses for food ever, but it is something a girl madly in love with a boy wants to do. So I picked up some recipes to delight him. This Andhra Style…

Slow Cooked Bihari Style Mutton Curry

You can call me snooty but my Bihari Mutton Curry recipe is legendary. The reason is that this recipe will give you falling off the bones, succulent pieces of melt in your mouth mutton pieces. I love cooking with lamb and mutton(goat). The difference between lamb and mutton is that lamb is nothing but a…

Indian Achari Chicken Curry (with raw mango pickle)

This Indian Achari Chicken Curry recipe is very special to me. Hubby dearest took me out for a lovely date on my birthday. My first birthday with him as his wife. We went to “Gallops” at Mahalakshmi Racecourse in Mumbai. A quaint beautiful restaurant with a classic old world charm from the Brit days. It…

Thyme and Lemon Roasted Chicken (Whole)

I am on a mission this week to cook some healthy food for us. Unfortunately, hubby dearest doesn’t care about healthy food and he loves ordering in. Yes, pizzas and burgers. So I have to keep thinking of ways to keep our meals exciting. With that mission on my mind, I decided to cook up…

Hearty Greek Lamb Kofta in a vibrant Tomato Sauce

My Greek food affair continues with this delicious recipe. I cooked this dish at my Greek Food Pop-Up  in Mumbai, last Sunday. It was a smashing hit. The guests did not miss the spiciness that they are used to with Indian food.  I was stoked to hear that they experienced a “happy-food coma” while gorging on…

10 minutes Healthy Greek Chicken Skewers with Tzatziki Dip

Sometimes, you want to eat quick and healthy snack or food without making an effort. This chicken recipe is just that. A nice healthy yogurt dip or Tzatziki and some grilled chicken skewers or Souvalaki, as the Greeks call it, and you are sorted for your evening soap munchies. I am serving this dish as the first…

Sri Lankan Black Pork Curry

I love cooking with meats and my husband says I make the best ribs *gushes like a little girl*.  So I said, let’s cook some Pork Curry and when I did, it turned out spectacular. This amazing curry smells and tastes of perfectly-balanced roasted spices with an inherent richness of any South Asian curry. The…

Srilankan Kottu Roti

Kottu Roti is a very popular street food in Sri Lanka. Fragrant with curry leaves and roasted spices, this dish dances with wholesome and bold flavours, and is bound to steal anyone’s heart away. After experimenting at home, we cooked this spectacular dish at our Srilankan Pop-Up. Our ensemble that comprised 25 guests polished their…

What to do with leftover Chapatis? Make yummy Tostadas

Egg and Chicken Pickle Tostada   Serves: 4 Prep Time: 5 mins Cooking time: 15 mins Expertise Level: Easy Ingredients Availability: Left overs and Eggs Food Mood: Taste Palate: Medium Spicy Ambience:  Weekend movie-time snacks or dinner combined with te thrill of watching a horror film. We had this dish while watching Mister Babadook (dook dook dook). No. I am not brave. I…

Easy and Quick Pan Fried Chicken Breast

As promised, I am posting the recipe of the dinner I cooked for myself on 1st Jan. The Gajar ka Halwa turned out really good but it isn’t perfect so will make it right first before sharing the recipe. I think its a bit too try. But the Chicken was a blockbuster. I am guessing…