Polenta with veggies and feta cheese… Hope everyone had a merry christmas and gearing up to welcome the new year. I’d been so unhappy about not having much snow showers in my place. Well, last night my unhappiness turned into happiness, there was a blizzard and this morning I woke up to a beautiful white land. So much of snow everywhere and that view...

A simple aromatic chicken stir fry… Today, two of my recipes got published in London link magazine’s december issue. It felt so amazing to see my recipes on the magazine. Here is the snapshot of the page: I believe in simple cooking and using ingredients that are always found in my pantry and refrigerator. Many times, dishes that are made with simple...

Make it healthy, make it creamy, make it with veggies and feel good about it… It’s mid Dec and it feels more like spring, where is the snow??? What I love the most about winter is the snow, if there is no snow then what’s the point of having winter? I know majority of the people are glad that it’s not snowing including my hubby. So, it’s...

This fish curry gives the best kick… It was an incredible day today. I went for a Middle Eastern food festival and had a taste of almost all popular dishes in the Middle East. I am totally in love with Kabsa, Saudi Arabian speciality; it was like biryani: long basmati rice and chicken, unlike Indian biryani this didin’t have any masala yet it tasted so...

Shrimp, noodles and Asian flavors, makes me hungry… 12.12.12! The world didn’t end, we are all alive and kicking. Honestly, I don’t think this world is going to crash anytime soon, there is a lot more to happen. On the other hand, I am not sure how long am I going to live and I don’t want to think about that as this specific thought always...

For all cheesecake lovers… I wanted to make my b’dy special by baking something special. I’d made a couple of fondant cakes in the last few months for my hubby’s b’day and for my friend’s daughter’s birthday. So, I was not up for making any fondant cake for my b’day. While browsing through my cake list, I found that...

Peanut butter made all the difference… Now, I know what to do with roasted red peppers. I’d been wanting to make something out of the roasted red peppers that I’d bought a few weeks ago. Last weekend, I did some experimentation with it. Made a sauce out of it, while making the sauce I added peanut butter which made a great difference in taste and...

Flavorful, aromatic and delicious… I cannot explain how much I adore Thai cuisine. Thinking of Thai dishes, the first thing that comes to my mind is ‘how refreshing’! The aromatic ingredients used in it opens up my senses and I’ll be seen taking deep breaths in and in and it’s delicious. I fell in love with Thai cuisine the moment I...

  Melts into your mouth… Whenever I come across cream puffs I can’t resist it. It’s light, creamy, delicious and simply delicious. Lately, I’d been craving for cream puffs, I tried to overcome it but in vain. So I decided to make homemade cream puffs and succumb to my craving. I am so glad that I tried to make this from scratch, it was unbelievably...

Warm rice pilaf with raita and pickle, comfort meal… Wishing everyone in the US a Happy Thanksgiving. There is nothing more rewarding than expressing gratitude to our parents, siblings, family, friends and to everyone around us who make our life happy. So don’t hesitate to express it, you will be glad you did it. Here is an easy vegetable pilaf that can...