Wheat flour or atta flour or durum atta is used for making the pizza dough, wheat pizza crust is topped with chicken and baked to perfection…healthy and delicious pizza! Wheat flour or atta flour is widely used for making chapati, poori and roti in India. These are eaten almost everyday by most people in India. Since, it’s wheat flour and not white...

Chicken majestic, a popular spicy and delicious appetizer of Andhra Pradesh… While browsing for some Indian style chicken appetizer recipes, I came across the recipe for making chicken majestic. At first, the name majestic appealed to me a lot, then the recipe and the look of the dish. I was extremely curious to have a taste of this dish. Apparently, this...

Chinese green onion or scallion pancakes, crispy and delicious… Who wants to try Chinese pancakes??? I have to tell you that these are absolutely delicious, it’s crispy and the green onions impart a nice aroma and flavor to these pancakes. Well, these are totally different from the American pancakes, but are quite similar to South Indian parotta. However,...

Chicken and potato stir fried together and made into a delicious roast, it’s the typical Kerala style roast… South Indian style roast is entirely different from the American or European style roast. In South India, for making meat roast, the seasoned meat is first cooked (chicken, beef or mutton) till tender and then it’s stir fried along with...

Tilapia fillets coated with parmesan and corn flake crumbs and baked till crispy; turned out to be a delicious meal… A couple of days ago, my Man graced the kitchen and made baked crusted haddock for dinner. I was totally impressed and I enjoyed it thoroughly,the fillets were perfectly crispy yet juicy inside. Since, I came home so hungry after work, I just...

  Beef, veggies and red lentil when cooked together makes a fantastic soup… I can only think of hearty soups these days. One or two bowls of soup makes me full and imparts the needed warmth too. I literally make soups out of anything, and making soups are my favorite and the easiest. If I’m making chicken or beef soup, I usually throw all the ingredients...

French toast made into waffles, now that makes a yummy breakfast or brunch… I am a French toast fanatic, and can have that almost everyday. On week days, I don’t have the time to make a fancy breakfast. So, during weekends, I insist that I make something different to pamper myself and my Man. Today, being a Saturday I got the craving for waffles. I was...

Broccoli thoran or stir fry, a perfect vegetarian side dish… Thoran (in Malayalam) is a vegetarian side dish that’s popular in Kerala cuisine. Literally, any kind of veggies can be used for making thoran. It is served as a side dish along with rice for lunch. In my parents house, thorans are served almost everyday for lunch along with veg and non-veg...

Chicken patties sandwiched between mini Naan breads, you get to enjoy chicken Naanwich… Making naanwich was absolutely not in my mind when I entered the Kitchen yesterday. My intention was to quick fix a meal without spending much time. That’s when I’ll be seen baking chicken patties so that I can serve them with salad or wrap them in tortilla...

Instant oats combined with mixed veggies and chick peas, an easy to make hearty soup to keep you warm and cozy… We didn’t have any snow in December, so we enjoyed a green Christmas and New year’s eve. I knew that something big was in store for us. As expected, last night it’s started to snow and it is continuing to snow even today. I love...