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Hands down, the best whole chicken recipe I’ve ever tasted and I am proud to say that this is my dear grandma’s recipe… I had tasted this whole chicken twice, once cooked by my grandma and another time which was 2 months ago when I was in India by my mom. Since then this dish had been on my top lists and it was yesterday I finally gave it a shot...

An easy yet flavorful chicken stir fry that you can whip in less than 30 minutes… Weekend is right around the corner and just like me many of you will be busy browsing for some kool recipes to cook over the weekend. I always look out for simple and flavorful recipes, which will not make me feel that I am spending too much time in the kitchen rather than with...

“WoW” was the first word that came out of my husband’s and my mouth after tasting this biryani… There was no special occasion nor any particular reason for me to make biryani, yet I made biryani and made an ordinary day very special. When I was with my mom I got to eat biryani almost every week, each time she made it in a totally different...

Emptying out the leftover veggies was my intention and ended up making this hearty veggie sauce to top the spaghetti… I had way too many leftover veggies in my fridge and it was last night that I finally  made up my mind to empty at least some of them. And I did succeed in it by making few veggie dishes, out of which this hearty veggie sauce I had made turned...

An Authentic Malaysian net crepes or Roti Jala (in Malaysia) or Jalar Appam(in India) made in a special mould; from my mom’s kitchen… Yet another recipe I had been wanting to post for the past few years. Roti Jala or Malaysian net crepes is made in a special mould which looks like a ladle with 5 holes in it. While in the US, I didn’t have this mould,...

Even the hardcore non-vegetarians will plead for more of this vegetarian delicacy, it’s Yummalicious! This vegetable ooops I just found that eggplant is actually a fruit but treated as a vegetable. Yay, I learned something new today. This fruit is known in different names: Eggplant in Europe and the US, Brinjal in India, Aubergine or Melangene. It’s...

Dish 1: Pan Fried Chicken in Creamy Coconut Sauce Dish 2: Pasta in creamy coconut sauce topped with pan fried chicken One recipe and two dishes, your taste buds would dance with joy seeing this… During every meal I think it would have been nice if I had variety of dishes lined in front of me to taste. But this happens only during special occasions or when I...

I told ya I am hooked on my griddle… After making non-veg dishes on my griddle, I wanted to try a veggie dish, so I had made a stir fry with vegetables and noodles. I blindly threw few veggies on the griddle along with fried paneer and seasoned the veggies with few sauces. It was a simple stir fry made with less effort and tasted truly delicious. Veggie Noodle...

Cooking on the griddle continues… In winter I don’t have any other choice but cook in a closed kitchen accompanied by the annoying sound of the exhaust. As spring arrives, I constantly keep an eye on the outside temperature and any sign of sunny bright day is enough for me to move my whole kitchen onto my deck or patio. This year, I was fortunate enough...

Pan seared Chicken breast drizzled with oyster flavored sauce, Ain’t this perfect for dinner??? On days when I really don’t want to spend much time in my kitchen, easy breezy recipes come to rescue me from rushing to a restaurant. On such days, I find boneless chicken breast as my perfect companion, it cooks faster and any kind of marinade and sauce goes...