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Best Aam Panna (Raw Mango and Mint Cooler)


 

 Aam Panna is a Raw Mango and Mint Cooler often made with boiled raw mango pulp, fresh mint leaves, cumin powder, sugar/jaggery, and black salt. Summers weren’t this hot when I first came to California, well I always felt that way because I used to live in San Francisco. Union […]

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Beverages Recipes, Recipes, Recipes

Organic Cantaloupe and Strawberry Fresh Juice with Sweet Citrus Twist


 

 The sun is soaring during the day and wind roars in the evening. I am certainly confused about what weather am I living in. Although I never get to enjoy those summer days, since the husband feels hot almost all the time, and I don’t know about your home but […]

Appetizer Recipes, Recipes, Recipes

Pomegranate Salsa & Queso Dip


 

 Salsa is a dipping sauce usually made with Tomatoes, Onions, Jalapeno Peppers, Bell Pepper, Citrus and Cilantro. I remember, I went to Mexico along with A (the husband) on his business trip, and all we had time was for restaurant hoping to taste different food and drinks. Thanks to his […]

International Recipes, Recipes, Recipes

Carrot Greens and Sweet Potato Soup


 

 There are lot of myths about consuming carrot greens which upsets me. They are called bunny food and most people tend to throw them away since they are not eaten in their culture. What upsets me the most about food myths is, that some foods are superfoods packed with nutrients […]

Appetizer Recipes, Recipes, Recipes

Vegetable Beetroot Cutlets


 

 Last week I was talking to my friend Dharini and she asked me to put the recipe of these traditional veg. cutlets on the blog. This conversation of making these beautiful cutlets gave me a tour back to my childhood. The days, where my dad used to take me to […]

Indian Curries, Recipes, Recipes

Rajma Masala (Red Kidney Beans Curry)


 

 Rajma Chawal brings a bright shiny twinkle in my eyes. The smell of Rajma smearing in the onion tomato gravy with whole spices lures me deeply to dive in my plate of Jeera Rice soaked in Rajma Masala! And this happens to me every single time I think of Rajma […]

Recipes, Recipes, Snack Recipes

Healthy Nutty Date Balls| Ladoos


 

 The husband and I are trying to adapt to a healthy lifestyle rather than indulging ourselves into some trendy diets of the decade. Every time we say that “We are on Diet”, we feel we are being punished. To escape this horrifying nightmare I decided to come up with some […]

Indian Curries, North Indian Dishes

Creamy Dal Makhani (Healthy Home Made Creamy Dal Makhani)


 

 The soft aroma of the most beautiful combination of Indian Tadka splashes in my kadai after so long, the smell lures me deep into the feeling of diving into fond memories of taking a bite into Kali Dal from Mirch Masala or on the roadside restaurants in Punjab long back […]

International Recipes, Recipes, Recipes

Nachos Veggie Supreme


 

 It is funny how 4 years back I had rarely tasted Mexican delicacies, but an Indian version of it of course. When I moved to the US my hometown Vadodara was in the process of adapting different international cuisines. Coming to the US introduced me to so many world cuisines […]