Chicken filling that can be used for making many snacks… Let’s make our cooking easier during Ramadan. For Iftar, everyone likes to enjoy some kind of snack, especially kids.. Making everything from scratch everyday can be tiresome. If we plan ahead cooking gets more easier. I’d already shared the collection of snacks that you can make during Ramadan....

  Panna cotta, an Italian dessert when made with Medjool dates the result is a unique and an awfully delicious dessert… I’ve been obsessed with Medjool dates ever since I had the first taste of it. They taste great even right out of the box, so it’s hard to resist once you open a box of Medjool dates. No wonder they are called the “king...

Chilled pistachios and saffron flavored milk tastes phenomenal and is perfect to enjoy on a hot day… I go nuts for all kind of nuts and I have a special craze for pistachios. My most favorite aromatic spice is Saffron, any dish with a hint of saffron in it becomes my favorite. I add saffron to most of the Indian desserts and to biryanis. After a stressful day,...

Here is a collection of entrees that you can serve for Ramadan or for Iftar. Most of the recipes are curry based, you could serve these curries with roti, naan, pita bread, tortilla, chapati, orotti, pathiri, ottappam, appam, couscous, pasta etc. In my family, we break the fast by having  fresh juice, dates and some snacks. After the Maghrib prayer (after sunset...

Ramadan is around the corner so I thought I would make a list of all the snacks that I’d tried in my kitchen over the years and compile it into a single post. I’ve a collection of Chicken snacks, ground beef snacks, vegetarian snacks and sea food snacks. Please click on the link to view the full recipe. Tips You could make most of the fillings used for...

Turn the ripe bananas into banana bread, tastes delicious and can be served for breakfast or as an evening snack… Aren’t bananas the most consumed fruit??? They are instant energy boosters and have so many remarkable health benefits. I cannot think of a grocery shopping without buying bananas. At times, I buy a huge bunch and after a few days when the...

Thattil Kutti dosas are small dosas that resembles pancakes and are served for breakfast in South India… Dosas can be made into crepes or into pancakes. I’ve already shared the recipe for making dosa batter and how to make dosas in the form of crepes. In this post, I want to share how to make dosas that resemble pancakes. These small dosas look cute...

Pizza dough made with wheat flour, the dough is then made into pockets and stuffed with chicken…Yummylicious! My Man had a craving for pizza and I had to stop him from getting it from the nearby pizza place. So that I can make yummy pizza in my kitchen. Yes, I make the pizza dough from scratch as I dislike store bought pizza doughs. Good thing is that pizza...

Don’t discard the roots of used spring onion, just put them in water and they will regrow magically…isn’t it amazing??? It’s beyond amazing how many vegetables can regrow in water. For instance, green onions, garlic sprouts, lettuce head, carrot tops, lemon grass, celery head, bok choy, pineapple and many more can regrow when the roots or...

Whole fish cooked in banana leaf is one of the delicacies of Kerala… I love cooking with whole fish; when the fish is wrapped in banana leaf and cooked, it gets even more exciting. One of the delicious ways of cooking fish in Kerala is by slightly pan frying the whole fish and then wrapping the fish covered with masala in banana leaf. This dish is called “Meen...