Being a hard-core non-veg, my freezer is always stacked with meat and other meat products. Surprisingly, today I found my refrigerator to be empty; there was neither any meat nor any veggies. And I really wanted to make something fried. Finally, my eyes caught on a can of chickpeas sitting at the corner on the counter top. First thing that flashed through my mind...

Who wouldn’t crave for chicken burger at least once in a while?  I always rush to a nearby restaurant whenever I get the craving. But now,  I have  a really delicious way of making the chicken for the burger. I love my chicken grilled, rather than fried. So I  grilled the chicken on a skillet for this burger. Marinated the chicken with cumin powder, gave...

If you love Mediterranean cuisine, then this dish is a must try. This dish made with raisins, olives, apricots and flavored with chicken stock makes this delicious and nutritious. The chicken gets the sweet flavor from the raisins and the apricots, tangy flavor from the olives and lemon, which would really make your taste buds go wild. This being my favorite, I could...

Chili soup, is one of my all time favorites. whenever I come across chili in any restaurant, I make sure to order that first. It’s a thick hearty soup, a bowl of chili is good enough to fill my stomach, of course with lots of cheese sprinkled over it. Here is the recipe for making the most delicious chili and that too in under 30 minutes. Hence the name “Express...

When it comes to snacking, we all feel guilty. But what if we have some thing healthy and tasty? Chickpeas, a really good source of protein and fiber can be consumed almost everyday. If you are tired of making chickpeas in the way you always make it, here is a different way – bake them! Season the chickpeas and bake them. I couldn’t wait for the chickpeas...

I always wanted to make a dish with whole mushrooms. Whenever I came across whole mushrooms in the grocery store, I wasn’t quite sure what to make with that. So this appetizer had to wait for so long. But as soon as I had the first bite of it, I felt I shouldn’t have waited this long to make this delicious dish. Anyway I am so glad that I did finally...

It’s crunchy on the outside, soft on the inside and tastes absolutely delicious… If you ask me what my favorite evening snack is, without any doubt I would have to say “Unnakaya”. This evening snack is very common and popular in my family. This is also a famous appetizer in Malabar cuisine, which is made with plantain. It is very easy to prepare...

  What’s my favorite cake in the whole world? My answer without a second thought is Dates cake in caramel sauce. This is one cake that I’ve baked countless times, still I can’t get over the taste of this cake. One of the easiest cakes which tastes remarkable. Since it has dates, it’s very healthy too. I was introduced to this cake by one...