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  Asian style chicken bacon wrapped veggies, a perfect appetizer for parties… There are so many recipes that can be made with bacon, literally anything can be wrapped with bacon. I don’t consume bacon or pork so I used chicken bacon instead to make this appetizer. Turkey bacon is also available if you are looking for more lean meat. Making this is quite...

Tots made with cauliflower and it’s baked, a healthy snack. I mostly make Indo-Chinese dishes with cauliflower, and most of the recipes call for frying cauliflower. Last time, I tried not to fry cauliflower and ended up making an Indo Chinese cauliflower stir fry by boiling the cauliflower, tasted delicious. Here is the recipe. The other day, I made this tots...

Turn your bread into pizza, makes a delicious finger food for any parties… I made this for my niece’s birthday party, all the kids loved it and was a huge hit. Easy Bread Pizza   Save Print Prep time 5 mins Cook time 35 mins Total time 40 mins   Author: Thasneen Recipe type: Appetiser Ingredients Bread slices, halved...

Finger licking appetizer with Asian seasonings: Asian style chicken poppers… I’ve had chicken poppers as an appetizer at a few restaurants and the flavor I like the most is with Asian seasonings. The other day, I tried making chicken poppers in my kitchen and I used soy sauce as the base for the sauce. In fact, you could add any kind of sauce to coat...

Chicken wings, kerala style- it’s spicy, flavorful and finger licking good… I made these chicken wings specially for my parents, that explains why I ended up making Kerala style chicken wings. Chicken wings are marinated in Indian spices and baked to perfection. They are then stir fried till browned, this is a dry dish and can be served as it is or with...

  Scallops pan fried in butter and placed on peanut butter sauce, delicious… Scallops in Peanut Butter Sauce   Save Print Prep time 5 mins Cook time 25 mins Total time 30 mins   Author: Thasneen Ingredients To pan fry scallops Scallops- 15 Ground pepper- ½ tsp Salt- a few pinches Butter- 3 tbsp To make peanut butter...

Crispy Kale fritters or pakoras, perfect as an evening snack with a cup of cardamom tea… Kale has been one of my staple greens, I add them to my salads, curries, smoothies, couscous, Kerala style thoran or kale stir fry with grated coconut, scrambled eggs etc etc…The other day, I made fritters or pakoras out of kale and I loved how crispy and crunchy...

Dry beef stir fry or beef chukka- Kerala style… This is my most favorite dish made with beef, totally Kerala style dry beef stir fry. Marinated beef is cooked in a pressure cooker and then fried in oil till it turns brown. Fried beef is then stir fried with mustard seeds, ginger, garlic, green chilies, lots of curry leaves and onion. I use coconut oil to stir...

To enjoy pizza with a buttery, crunchy and flaky crust, you have to use Puff pastry sheets… Whenever I buy puff pastry, I make Kerala style ground beef puffs out if it. Meat or egg puffs are sold at most bakeries in South India, it’s a delicacy enjoyed as an evening snack along with tea. The other day, the idea of making pizza using puff pastry sheets...

We all look forward to real food on Super Bowl day, don’t we??? Chicken wings, nachos, pizzasss, chipsss. You can fry it, bake it, grill it, it’s your call. Here are some recipe ideas, plan ahead and awe your guests with your delicious spread! Pizza Recipes Ground Beef pizza with homemade pizza crust: Hands down, this is my favorite pizza! Tip: Make the...