Palak Ni Bhaji Nu Shaak (Spiced Stir Fried Spinach)

Palak Ni Bhaji Nu Shaak (Spiced Stir Fried Spinach)

Palak Ni Bhaji Nu Shaak (Spiced Stir Fried Spinach) is a very quick and easy ,traditional, village style recipe made using a lots of green spinach. The chopped spinach is stir fried using some oil with mustard seeds, cumin seeds, ginger garlic, onions, tomatoes, and regular Indian spices. The shaak can be served with roti, … Read more

Pithla / Chickpea flour (Besan ) Curry

Pithla / Chickpea flour (Besan ) Curry

Pithla / Chickpea flour (Besan ) Curry is traditional recipe from Maharashtra made with Chickpea flour or Besan. The chickpea flour is cooked with oil, mustard seeds, cumin seeds, ginger garlic, green chili, curry leaves , spices, yogurt and water till it becomes semi solid. The gluten free pithla is best when served straight from … Read more

Kodha Nu Rasawalu Shaak / No Onion No Garlic Easy Pumpkin Curry

Kodha Nu Rasawalu Shaak / No Onion No Garlic Easy Pumpkin Curry

Kodha Nu Rasawalu Shaak / No Onion No Garlic Easy Pumpkin Curry is a very easy and quick to make dish cooked with a tempering made with mustard seeds, fenugreek seeds and curry leaves. The flavors from curry leaves and seeds combines well with pumpkin and make the dish very tasty and delicious. Made with … Read more

Moong Toor Dal Ni Vaghareli Khichdi

Moong Toor Dal Ni Vaghareli Khichdi

Moong Toor Dal Ni Vaghareli Khichdi is a popular and easy and quick to make Gujarati food. This gluten free recipe is a complete , healthy and nutritious one pot meal and and be made and enjoyed for a quick lunch and dinner. It is a most wanted comfort food after being away from home … Read more

Chilkawali Moong Dal Masala Khichdi

Chilkawali Moong Dal Masala Khichdi

Perfect Sunday meal- Chilkawali or chhotrawali moong dal masala khichdi, kadhi, salad, papad….At my home we also call it as jalaram masala khichdi.. the one popular at khichdi joints in Bardoli ( place near Surat, Gujarat) …also since I am from kathiyawad, I am brought up eating this khichdi… Chilkawali Moong Dal Masala Khichdi is … Read more

Dal Baati Churma

Dal Baati Churma

Dal Baati Churma is a traditional and popular delicacy from the Rajasthan region of India and served together with lots of ghee, chutney, onions and chilles. It is a complete nutritious dish with balance of carbs and proteins and taste. The whole wheat flour baati is served with spiced lentil dal , loads of ghee … 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

Masala Karela / Spiced Bittergourd

Masala Karela / Spiced Bittergourd

Masala Karela / Spiced Bittergourd is a delicious dish made by cooking the bitter bitter gourd or karela with a spiced masala made using roasted chickpea flour, peanut, sesame seeds, spices. The spices hides the bitter taste of karela and enhances the flavor. Masala karela is served with roti, dal or kadhi , or aamras … 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

Mori Dal / Sada Varan / Plain Toor Dal

Mori Dal / Sada Varan / Plain Toor Dal is a very simple Maharashtrian style toor dal cooked with just turmeric and salt. It is very delicious and healthy dal and is a very important dish served at the beginning of a Maharashtrian meal. It is very light on stomach and can be given to … Read more

Lehsuni Palak Dal Tadka / Garlic Flavored Spinach Cooked With Lentils

Lehsuni Palak Dal Tadka / Garlic Flavored Spinach Cooked With Lentils

Lehsuni Palak Dal Tadka / Garlic Flavored Spinach Cooked With Lentils is a very quick and easy dal with goodness of spinach. The tempering (tadka) made of garlic , chili powder and oil, poured just before serving enhances its colour, taste and aroma. Serve the dal with roti /paratha/ naan/ rice. The dal is vegan … Read more

Dhana Lahsan Bajri Rotla / Coriander Garlic Pearl Millet Flat Bread

Dhana Lahsan Bajri Rotla / Coriander Garlic Pearl Millet Flat Bread

Dhana Lahsan Bajri Rotla / Coriander Garlic Pearl Millet Flat Bread is a unleavened flavored flatbread made with Pearl millet flour and a paste made with coriander, garlic and green chili. It is served hot with baigan bharta or sev tameta or curry. It can also be enjoyed with pickle or yogurt or jaggery and … Read more

Sev tameta Nu Shaak

Sev tameta Nu Shaak

Sev tameta Nu Shaak is a popular dish available in Gujarati / Kathiyawadi restaurants and road side (dhabha) joints. Just with few ingredients and very easy to make, the dish tastes very delicious. The dish does not need any prior preparations and can be cooked in 20 minutes. Serve hot sev tameta nu shaak with … Read more

Simple And Easy Vegetable Fried Rice

Simple And Easy Vegetable Fried Rice

Simple And Easy Vegetable Fried Rice is quickly made by stir frying vegetables and rice together and flavored with soy sauce and chili sauce. This gluten free and vegan recipe is perfect for a quick week night meal and can be packed for lunch boxes. It is even quicker when cooked with leftover rice. The … Read more

Ringan Nu Raitu / Baigan Ka Raita/ Spiced Eggplant Yogurt Dip

Ringan Nu Raitu / Baigan Ka Raita/ Spiced Eggplant Yogurt Dip

Ringan Nu Raitu / Baigan Ka Raita/ Spiced Eggplant Yogurt Dip is a traditional yogurt dip made with steamed and mashed eggplant and yogurt with spices. A tempering made of oil, mustard seeds, cumin seeds, red chili powder adds flavor to the dip and the floating oil in the top makes it more appetizing and … 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

Tuvar Na Dana Ringan Nu Shaak / Fresh Pigeon Peas And Eggplant Curry

Tuvar Na Dana Ringan Nu Shaak / Fresh Pigeon Peas And Eggplant Curry

Tuvar Na Dana Ringan Nu Shaak / Fresh Pigeon Peas And Eggplant Curry is a traditonal Gujarati curry made using fresh pigeon peas, fresh eggplant and regular Indian spices. It is frequently made during winter when eggplant and pigeon pea are available. It is very quick and easy to make recipe . This vegan dish … 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

Chawli Masala / Lobia Curry / Black Eye Bean Curry

Chawli Masala / Lobia Curry / Black Eye Bean Curry

Chawli Masala / Lobia Curry / Black Eye Bean Curry is a simple and quick curry made in a pressure cooker by cooking soaked black eye bean along with onion, tomato, ginger garlic paste and regular Indian spices. Addition of sambhar masala gives a different flavor and aroma to the dish. The curry is vegan, … Read more

Guar Ma Dhokli / Spiced Wheat Sheets In Cluster Beans

Guar Ma Dhokli / Spiced Wheat Sheets In Cluster Beans

Guar Ma Dhokli / Spiced Wheat Sheets In Cluster Beans is a popular dish made in Gujarat by cooking cluster beans with spiced flat wheat flour sheets. It has curry / soup like consistency and can be served as a one meal dish for lunch or dinner. Some people also prefer to eat it along … Read more