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Perfect salad for Summer, refreshing & cooling… Tabbouleh is a popular Middle Eastern salad, it is usually served as part of a meze- selection of small sides serves as appetizers. I had this salad a few days ago when I visited Tobermory, I instantly fell for it. Refreshing salad and is perfect to have on a warm summer day. Bulgur wheat is the main ingredient...

Brown basmati rice cooking in the Instant Pot… Brown basmati rice is a healthy alternative to white basmati rice; it’s high in fiber, cholesterol-free, low in fat, and natural. Taste-wise, white basmati rice is aromatic & flavorful compared to brown basmati rice. For making biryani & pulao, I would strongly recommend using white basmati rice for...

Best tasting Lasagna made in the Instant Pot… Yes, you can make delicious lasagna in the Instant Pot. I made an awesome ground beef sauce in the IP and then layered the lasagna sheets, ricotta cheese filling, ground beef sauce & cheese. Pressure cooked in IP for 30 minutes followed by broiling in the oven to make the cheese golden and crispy. This has turned...

A savory dish with Pineapple… This dish will excite your tastebuds, you’ll enjoy the mild tangy and subtly sweet taste of pineapple in this dish. A few times, I’ve turned pineapple into savory dishes, my favorites are Pineapple Pulissery or Kerala style pineapple cooked in coconut/yogurt gravy and Pineapple chicken. I enjoy the tangy-sweet taste...

A crispy snack with cabbage and it’s gluten-free… Food has always been a way for me to connect with my roots, memories, and family. Many a time, Nostalgia is a key ingredient for me while cooking. This cabbage pakoda and sulaimani took me down memory lane. On a rainy day, I crave crispy fried snacks and I’ll be seen enjoying along with my favorite...

Kale and Coconut Stir fry or Thoran makes a perfect healthy side dish with rice or roti… Kale is a super green, packed with essential nutrients & vitamins. It has incredible health benefits. Kale contains fiber, antioxidants, calcium, vitamins C and K, iron, and a wide range of other nutrients that can help prevent various health problems. Protects against...

Mango and coffee in harmony and made into a light, fluffy & feathery mousse… I got thrilled when I found all the ingredients in my refrigerator for making one of the easiest yet delicious dessert: mousse. The next thought I had was what kind of mousse should I make. One of the classic mousse combos is coffee & chocolate aka mocha. I was up for trying...

Dump & Go Instant Pot Chicken Curry, ready in just 10 minutes… This is the easiest & the delicious chicken curry you will be able to make in the Instant Pot. The best part is all you have to do is dump all the ingredients in the stainless steel pot and let the IP pressure cook for 10 minutes. I didn’t saute the onions or tomatoes, after making...

Not one scoop, two scoops, but many scoops of homemade mango ice cream you can devour and none is going to stop you… Whenever I get the craving for mango ice cream, I rush to the nearby Indian restaurant. I still don’t understand why is it hard to find mango flavor in most of the Ice cream stores. They have all kinds of flavors but mango. For me, mango...

Homemade Kabsa Masala, Saudi Arabian spice mix… Aromatic & flavorful kabsa masala can be made with just 5 ingredients. Kabsa spice mix is a popular spice used in Arabian & Middle Eastern cuisine. Used in making kabsa chicken and rice and in many other chicken & meat-based dishes. Making homemade kabsa masala is pretty easy, you just have to grind...