Refreshing shrimp curry in mint-cilantro sauce… Summer has started and my vegetable garden is up & coming along great. After almost 5 months of freezing cold winter in Canada, I look forward to Summer to enjoy outdoor activities, travel, gardening, beach, stroll, outdoor cooking, grilling & anything & everything outdoorsy. Picking fresh herbs &...

Best tasting & restaurant-style chana masala or chickpea curry made in the Instant Pot… Chana masala is the most popular Indian vegetarian curry, enjoyed by both veg & non-vegetarians. This dish is found on the menu of all the Indian restaurants. Follow this recipe & make restaurant-style chana masala in the Instant Pot. Chana masala is served with...

With just 4 ingredients, rich & delicious dessert with mango & yogurt… Cooking Video     ...

Pancakes made with coconut batter & topped with bananas. Easy to make, soft & fluffy pancakes for breakfast or brunch. Cooking Video   ...

Panna Cotta is an Italian dessert, it means cooked cream. By added pure & fine saffron to the panna cotta, it has turned out absolutely delectable… This dessert can be made with just 4 simple ingredients. Super easy to make & tastes incredibly delicious. The Saffron I’ve been using in my cooking is Caravan Saffron, available on Amazon.  Cooking...

Kinnathappam or steamed rice coconut milk cake, an authentic South Indian dessert made in the Instant Pot… This is a family favorite dessert and is made on special occasions in my mom’s family. The beauty about this dessert is it’s so simple & humble, made with easy ingredients yet tastes incredible. It’s soft & melts into the mouth....

Healthy, nutritious & protein-packed moong dal curry cooked in the Instant Pot… Moong dal or Mung bean is a protein-packed lentil and is very filling. In the Instant Pot, we can make a delicious moong dal curry effortlessly. All we have to do is dump all the ingredients into the stainless steel pot and pressure cook for 25 minutes. Moong dal is a hard lentil...

Instant Pot healthy & nutritious soup, ready in less than 15 minutes…   Cooking Video   ...

Chicken biryani dum cooked in a clay pot… For Eid, I made this exciting chicken biryani that was dum cooked in a clay pot. I enjoy clay pot cooking, it’s a traditional & popular way of cooking in South India & Srilanka. The food cooked in the clay pot has a unique flavor & aroma & is healthy cooking style. I tweaked my biryani recipe by...

Rich & delicious savory cake with bread, beef & eggs… This is a popular Malabar recipe. The beef filling can be replaced with chicken or mutton/lamb. This will make a great dish for Eid & special occasions. Cooking Video     ...