Rava Nariyal Laddoo With Sugar Syrup / Semolina Coconut Balls

Rava Nariyal Laddoo With Sugar Syrup / Semolina Coconut Balls

Rava Nariyal Laddoo With Sugar Syrup / Semolina Coconut Balls are delicious traditional sweet made with roasted semolina and desiccated coconut cooked in sugar syrup and infused with flavors of cardamom and saffron. Roasted nuts give crunch to the laddoo. The laddoo are often made during Ganpati festival, Diwali or Holi and can be stored … 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

Sukhadi / Gur Papdi / Gol Papdi

Sukhadi / Gur Papdi / Gol Papdi

Sukhadi / Gur Papdi / Gol Papdi is a traditional Gujarati sweet made using whole wheat flour, jaggerry and ghee. The wheat flour is roasted well in ghee and then jaggery is added to it. The mixture is then set in the greased tray or dish and cut into pieces and served. The sukhadi is … Read more

Instant Koprapak Using Condensed Milk / Nariyal Burfi / Coconut Fudge

Instant Koprapak Using Condensed Milk / Nariyal Burfi / Coconut Fudge

sin Instant Koprapak Using Condensed Milk / Nariyal Burfi / Coconut Fudge is a quick and fuss free way of making the traditional koprapak with the help of condensed milk. Just mix desiccated coconut with condensed milk and cook on medium heat till everything comes together. This is a very quick and easy sweet and … 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

Mint Flavored Roasted Makhana/ Foxnut

Mint Flavored Roasted Makhana/ Foxnut

Mint Flavored Roasted Makhana/ Foxnut / Lotus seed is a very healthy and light snack made by roasting the makhana/foxnut/lotus seed with mint and spices. This vegan and gluten free snack is perfect mid morning snack or can be munched while watching a movie by replacing it with the fried or store brought snack. The … 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

Vegetarian Pan Fried Dumplings / Vegan Gyoza / Potstickers

Vegetarian Pan Fried Dumplings / Vegan Gyoza / Potstickers

Vegetarian Pan Fried Dumplings / Vegan Gyoza / Potstickers is a traditional Chinese or Japanese dumpling made with the filling of different vegetables of your choice. To substitute the protein from meat you can add moong bean sprouts or tofu or soya nuggets. The sauteed vegetables are filled into a pastry sheet made from flour … 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

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

Eggless Tiramisu Cake

Eggless Tiramisu Cake

Eggless Tiramisu Cake is a popular coffee rich Italian dessert served in a cake form. The eggless vanilla sponge is soaked with coffee syrup and layered and covered with irresistible creamy whipped mascarpone cheese and cream mixture. The cake is dusted with cocoa powder and is refrigerated and served chilled. This indulgent cake is moist, … Read more

Baked Stuffed Mushrooms

Baked Stuffed Mushrooms

Baked Stuffed Mushrooms is a quick, easy and tasty non fried hot snack made by stuffing the mushroom with the filling made with onion, capsicum, cheese and herbs (or any filling of your choice) and is then baked and served hot. It is a crowd pleaser and an irresistible treat to mushroom lovers. I had … Read more

Eggless Rasmalai Cake

Eggless Rasmalai Cake

Eggless Rasmalai Cake is an extraordinary eggless rich cake made by using traditional Indian sweet rasmalai. It is a fusion recipe where cake is flavored with traditional Indian spices such as cardamom and saffron. It is assembled with a layer of rasmalai and cardamom saffron flavored whipped cream and the cake sponge is soaked with … Read more

Rasmalai (Cottage Cheese Disc In Flavored Milk)

Rasmalai (Cottage Cheese Disc In Flavored Milk) is traditional Indian sweet from the state of Bengal and is made with the soft cottage cheese disc that is first soaked in sugar syrup and then in sweet and thick milk that is flavored with saffron and cardamom. It is served chilled with chopped nuts. The rasmalai … 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

Bhakri Pizza On Tava With Chawli Masala Topping

Bhakri Pizza On Tava With Chawli Masala Topping

Bhakri Pizza On Tava With Chawli Masala Topping is a fusion of curry and pizza. Here the pizza base is made of unleavened Indian flatbread (bhakri) and is cooked with the topping made of Indian style spiced black eye bean on flat pan (tava). Cheese , oregano and chili flakes makes the pizza complete. I … 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