November 17, 2019

Thepla is from the western region of India - Gujrat where this flatbread is very popular. It’s uniquely spiced infused bread that can be savored at anytime of the day usually with a raw mango chutney but it can be accompanied with any  other sweet chutney too or delici...

November 17, 2019


Use the same ingredients minus the eggs and prepare in the same way.

For an eggless option , replace the eggs with :
1 egg=1 tblsp of ground flax seeds in 3 tblsp of water .
Or 1 egg =1/2 a mashed banana . This would give a banana taste in the cake .  

Enjoy . 

November 16, 2019

Great for kiddies ! As my daughter terms it as a “Great breakfast muffin “! 

This cake is a take on from Bobby Flays orange glazed vanilla cake .. have taken the goodness of the ingredients from his recipe and omitted the ones I am not too fond of . 

Have used organic Ja...

November 13, 2019

With the cold season setting in , it’s good to be mindful to eat a nutritious and warm breakfast in the morning . I always prepared gram flour pancakes or chilas as they are called in India . Today I added oats to these to make them more a delight to savory in the morn...

With the onset of Diwali , certain rooms in our home, were invaded by towers of Diwali hampers and boxes with sweets and nuts . We would only be allowed an arms distance from them , since most were repacked and were on their way to another relatives' or friends' home ....

August 24, 2019

The celebration of the birth of Lord Krishna , the naughty , playful god, was always one of my favorite festivals while growing up in India . I loved the fact that there was total acceptance of many ungodly behaviors of Krishna , those that I could relate to. I was nau...

Greek restaurant in Dubai serving absolutely stunning fresh greek food ...very traditional

I have always wanted to prepare a Biryani with Chickpeas. My husband loves the Chole or Spiced Masala Chickpeas I prepare which is a famous street food in Delhi . You will see many merrily eat this dish called "Chole Bhature " (spiced chickpeas with fried bread) on the...

This recipe is for dough made in an automatic bread maker. I wanted to try out a simple Foccacia since we all love dunking it in Balsamic vinegar and olive oil so I experimented with mixed flours and  the simplest of toppings ..of chopped garlic , herbs and sea salt....

'Mmmmm... mama, I love Christmas cookies ...we should bake some this time ', wished my son as he bit into a cookie gifted to him. Always.... Always wanted to bake cookies ..I think the last time I did get down to baking cookies or biscuits was at my Hotel School kitche...

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