Gift your dear ones with these homemade Chocolate cookies topped with not one but two goodies: marshmallows and chocolate frosting, for this Christmas… If you are still looking for a cookie recipe to make for this Christmas, you can now stop looking, get into your kitchen and start baking these phenomenal chocolate cookies topped with marshmallows and chocolate...

The most delectable and aromatic cooked Rice, which goes well with Chicken curry or Mutton curry.. Is there any ingredient which cannot be mixed with rice? If you want to find an answer, you definitely have to put a lot of thought into this. I literally throw anything from my pantry or from the refrigerator to convert cooked  plain rice into a delicious rice dish....

Sadya is not the name of one dish, it’s a grant feast involving many vegetarian dishes served on a banana leaf. It is the popular vegetarian meal of Kerala served during festivals and special occasions. Having born and brought up in Kerala aka God’s Own Country, I had the opportunity to taste most of the Kerala delicacies. In Kerala, there are 14 districts,...

When leftover Thanksgiving dinner got a fancy makeover for next day lunch/dinner… Hope everyone had a Thanksgiving filled with joy and happiness. Did you all express your gratitude to your near and dear ones? I love thanksgiving as it brings food, family and friends together. Needless to say, food is the main attraction for thanksgiving, the preparations for...

Good morning! How about Homemade buttermilk Pancakes topped with Pomegranate syrup for breakfast… For me, heavy breakfast means pancakes topped with maple syrup. I must admit that I am not avid about having heavy breakfast everyday. And I often try to skip breakfast, I can pile up many excuses, for instance: lack of time, not hungry and lazy to even do the...

Pomegranate juice infused with aromatic spices, poured over Crab cakes…. Without any further pondering, I would say, pomegranate is the glamorous and the gem among the fruits. The vibrant glossy red colored seeds can be easily mistaken for the gemstone ruby. I adore this fruit like anything and when I have this fruit I make sure to munch it with style, after...

Chicken and Pear found in tranquility in this sweet and savory dish… Had it not been for the Royal Foodie Joust contest at the leftover queen forum, I wouldn’t have dared to put chicken and pears together. And that’s the one thing I love about this contest, it challenges me and wakes up the daring Me to cook with ingredient combination that I’ve...

When the bird got an extreme makeover.. Last weekend, when I had gone for grocery shopping, I paused myself at the poultry section. I looked around at the pretty frozen parts of birds and also the whole birds sitting in the freezer. I usually end up buying boneless chicken breasts or chicken thighs, this time I bought the whole bird instead. I felt so thrilled when...

Gearing up for Thanksgiving, starting with Cranberry sauce with caramelized onions.. Thanksgiving is the time to express our gratitude to our family, friends and everyone out there. The best way to show our love and appreciation to others is by making a scrumptious meal for them, the moment they devour our food, all the silly dislikes and bitterness they carried...

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 store. They have all kinds of flavors but mango. For me, mango...