Pumpkin Leaves Patra

Pumpkin Leaves Patra is a delicious snack made using pumpkin leaves. It is similar to the traditional recipe of making patra using colocasia leaves. The paste made using chickpea flour, rice flour, ginger garlic chili paste, tamarind pulp, jaggery and other spices is applied on leaves. The leaves are then rolled into tight log and … Read more

Peas, Methi, Mint, Coriander Missi Roti (Paratha) / Flatbread

Peas, Methi, Mint, Coriander Missi Roti (Paratha) / Flatbread

Peas, Methi, Mint, Coriander Missi Roti (Paratha) / Flatbread is the variation to the regular missi roti that is made using wheat flour, gram flour and spices. Here a paste made of peas is added to the wheat, chickpea and sorghum flour along with green leafy vegetables such as methi, mint and coriander leaves along … Read more

Thalipeeth/ Multigrain Spiced Flatbread

Thalipeeth/ Multigrain Spiced Flatbread

Thalipeeth / Multigrain Spiced Flatbread is a type of spiced multigrain flatbread popular in Maharashtra . It is made using different flours , spices, onion, coriander, ginger, garlic, chili. The kneaded soft dough is pressed into a flat thick circle with fingers on the greased butter paper. Holes are made using fingers on the flatbread … Read more

Stuffed Spiced Tofu Paratha / (Flatbread)

Stuffed Spiced Tofu Paratha / (Flatbread)

Stuffed Spiced Tofu Paratha / (Flatbread) are delicious, tasty, easy to make paratha made with tofu cooked with indian spices and is stuffed into whole wheat flour sheet flavored with different seeds. The paratha are healthy, calcium and protein rich and are a good option for breakfast/ lunch / dinner or are good to pack … Read more

Soft Chocolate Chips Cookies With Leftover Cream Cheese Frosting

Soft Chocolate Chips Cookies With Leftover Cream Cheese Frosting

Soft Chocolate Chips Cookies With Leftover Cream Cheese Frosting are healthy and soft in texture cookies made by combining healthy ingredients and chocolate chips with leftover cream cheese frosting. Chia seed gel is used to make the cookies eggless. It has an irresistible taste and can be enjoyed at any time of the day with … Read more

Atta Gur Ka Halwa / Ghau Goad No Sheero / Wholewheat Flour Jaggery Sheera

Atta Gur Ka Halwa / Ghau Goad No Sheero / Wholewheat Flour Jaggery Sheera

Atta Gur Ka Halwa / Ghau Goad No Sheero / Wholewheat Flour Jaggery Sheera is a high fibre , quick and easy to make , delicious Gujarati dessert that can be made with minimum and easily available ingredients from home. It can be enjoyed as a high energy breakfast or as a sweet along with … Read more

Nariyal Sooji Sheera / Coconut Sooji Sheera (Halwa)

Nariyal Sooji Sheera / Coconut Sheera (Halwa)

Nariyal Sooji Sheera / Coconut Sheera (Halwa) – A variation of traditional Indian sweet “Sheera” but made using coconut along with from semolina, milk, sugar and ghee. This quickly made dessert flavored with coconut, powdered nuts and cardamom is perfect to make for any occasion. To make it vegan use coconut oil and coconut milk … Read more

Puri Bhaji

Puri Bhaji

Puri Bhaji is a traditional Indian breakfast comprising of bhaji and puri. Bhaji is made with boiled potatoes cooked with fresh spices – ginger, green chili, coriander and puri is a deep fried puffed flat bread made with whole wheat flour. Though served as a breakfast dish in many restaurants and food joints but it … Read more

Eggless Wholewheat Spinach Bread

Eggless Wholewheat Spinach Bread is a made healthy and nutritious by adding spinach puree to the the bread dough while kneading. The bread gets a beautiful green colour and additions of oats to the top makes the bread slices look more attractive and healthy. The bread is super soft, moist and is perfect to eat … Read more

Sev Usal / Spiced Dried Peas Curry / Gujarat Street Food

Sev Usal / Spiced Dried Peas Curry / Gujarat Street Food

Sev Usal / Spiced Dried Peas Curry / Gujarat Street Food is a popular street food from Gujarat (India). It is served hot by assembling the ragda (spiced dried green peas curry) with green coriander chutney, date tamarind chutney, onions , spicy tari (gravy made with garlic, red chili powder and oil), coriander and thick … Read more

Bajra Jowar Dhebra / Pearl Millet Sorghum Flatbread

Bajra Jowar Dhebra / Pearl Millet Sorghum Flatbread

Bajra Jowar Dhebra / Pearl Millet Sorghum Flatbread is a traditional flat bread made in Gujarat with combination of bajra, jowar and wheat flour. It is spiced with ginger garlic, pickle masala, sugar, yogurt and salt. Curd and sugar gives dhebra the sour and sweet taste and curd gives softness to the dhebra. Pickle masala … Read more

Khatta Dhokla Using Idli Rava

Khatta Dhokla Using Idli Rava

Khatta Dhokla Using Idli Rava is soft and sour steamed dhokla made using idli rava (cream of rice) and different lentils (toor dal – pigeon pea, chana dal -bengal gram, urad dal – black gram). The idli rava and different lentils are soaked, ground into a batter, fermented and then steamed. Sour yogurt is added … Read more

Mixed Bhajiya / Fritters

Mixed Bhajiya / Fritters

Mixed Bhajiya / Fritters is a popular Indian deep fried snack made by deep frying slices of potatoes, onions, spinach leaves or any vegetables of your choice dipped in the the batter made of chick pea flour. The slices are cooked evenly in the oil till they puff up and cook well from inside. The … Read more

Watermelon Orange Juice

Watermelon Orange Juice

Watermelon Orange Juice is a refreshing juice made with sweet watery watermelon and tangy juicy orange. It is an instant source of energy and helps to quench thirst and beat the summer heat. It is gluten free, vegan and can be enjoyed while fasting (upwaas/ vraat). My friend Kavita in Sydney had invited us one … Read more

Pomegranate Apple Tomato Juice

Pomegranate Apple Tomato Juice

Pomegranate Apple Tomato Juice is a refreshing, healthy, quick, easy and sugarfree drink loaded with vitamins and minerals that boost your immunity. It is vegan and gluten free and can be enjoyed while fasting. You can add a pinch of black salt (kala namak/ sanchal/pink salt) or chaat masala to make it chatpata. Here is … Read more

Wheat Bhakri / Kathiyawadi Biscuit Bhakri / Wheat Crisp Flatbread

Wheat Bhakri / Kathiyawadi Biscuit Bhakri / Wheat Crisp Flatbread

Wheat Bhakri / Kathiyawadi Bisctuit Bhakri / Wheat is a unleavened thick and crisp flatbread popular in Kathiyawad region of Gujarat. It is made with coarse wheat flour and is rolled thicker than the regular roti. Coarse wheat flour gives grainy texture to the bhakri. The bhakri can be served with tea for breakfast or … Read more

Muskmelon Apple Orange Tomato Juice

Muskmelon Apple Orange Tomato Juice

A glassful of Muskmelon Apple Orange Tomato Juice is an instant boost of energy , refreshing , filling and is enriched with vitamins and antioxidants. The sweetness of muskmelon and apple is balanced with tangy and juicy orange and tomato. It is gluten free and vegan and gives you energy while fasting. I have started … Read more

Kapuriya / Steamed Rice And Lentil

Kapuriya / Steamed Rice And Lentil

Kapuriya / Steamed Rice And Lentils is a very healthy Gujarati dish that is made by using the coarse flour of rice and mixed lentils. Here the flour along with ginger chili paste, salt , oil is cooked in the equal amount on boiling water and half quantity of yogurt till all the moisture is … Read more