Chutney made with roasted coconut and tomatoes, perfect for dosa and idli… Every time, I make chutney I tend to add different kinds of ingredients that are found in my refrigerator and pantry. The other day, when I made chutney I roasted coconut along with shallots, dried red chilies, ginger, cumin seeds, etc and added tomatoes as well. Ground roasted ingredients...

Homemade and healthy Energy bars or bites made with mixed nuts, dates and flax seeds… Making homemade healthy energy bars or bites couldn’t get any easier. These are super healthy and super nutritious energy bars that can be enjoyed for breakfast and will help you to kick start your day in a healthy and energetic way. I have literally stopped buying store...

Fall apart and tender whole chicken made in the Instant Pot… I like cooking with whole chicken and my hubs like the whole chicken to be well cooked and tender. Both these requirements are possible when the whole chicken is cooked in the Instant Pot. In the IP, it will take 20 minutes of pressure cooking to make fall apart whole chicken. I seasoned the whole...

Happy Diwali! Here is a collection of sweets and snacks you can make in your kitchen effortlessly… Double Ka Meetha Recipe- Easy Sweet Bread Recipe Instant Bread Gulab Jamun- Easy Bread Gulab Jamun Gulab Jamun Recipe- Made with Khoya/Mawa Easy Oats Ladoo or Oats and Walnuts Rolls Oats Dates and Walnuts Rolls- Healthy Oats Rolls Boondi Ladoo Recipe –...

Easy to make Brussel Sprouts stir-fried with coconut… This is a Kerala style dish, any veggies can be used for making this dish. I had leftover Brussel sprouts, hence used that for making this thoran. Turned out pretty delicious. It can be served along with rice, roti, chapati, etc. Brussel Sprouts Korma or cooked in coconut milk recipe, click here Cooking...

  Sweet and succulent pineapple chicken… Pineapple chicken is one of my favorite Chinese dishes. I adore the sweetness, spiciness and mild sourness of this dish. To make this dish colorful, I’ve added green and red pepper. The chicken was turned into fritters and stir-fried along with veggies and pineapple. Any dish will turn awesome with chicken fritters....

Flavorful and delicious Chana Dal and Tomato Sambar made in the Instant Pot… Sambar is a popular South Indian vegetarian curry served with rice, dosa, idli, etc. It’s made with cooked lentil and mixed veggies, seasoned with aromatic spices and tamarind extract is added that imparts the slightly tangy taste. There are several variations of the Sambar recipe....

  Easy Spinach chicken made in the Instant Pot… Healthy and delicious spinach chicken is ready in the Instant pot in no time. Green chicken or spinach chicken- packed with nutrients and can be made effortlessly. Firstly, season the cubed chicken breast with aromatic Indian spices and let marinate for a few minutes. Puree the fresh spinach leaves and keep it...

Delicious and flavorful Brussels sprouts cooked in coconut milk in the Instant Pot… My new favorite veggie is now Brussel sprouts and made this way. I’ve had baked and roasted Brussel sprouts, but I really enjoyed this particular dish. Brussel sprouts are beautiful and resemble small cabbage, it’s a bit hard so I had to steam cook them first in...

Avocado toast along with over-easy egg, healthy breakfast… Avocado is a superfood: rich in fiber, loaded with heart-healthy monosaturated fatty acid, lowers cholesterol, high in powerful oxidants, etc. I often make avocado smoothie for breakfast, diced avocado can be added to salads, make guacamole, so many ways of turning avocado into a delicious dish. Here...