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Chai Creme Brûlée

Chai Creme Brûlée

Chai Crème Brûlée is a simple dessert to make. It has a fragrant aroma and a warm flavor which balances well into a creamy, sweet custard. Homemade Crème Brûlée will always impress your family and guests. It is a simple custard dessert made with egg yolks, heavy cream, and sugar. […]

Instant Pot Shredded Tandoori Chicken

Instant Pot Shredded Tandoori Chicken

Savory and delicious instant pot shredded tandoori chicken is a quick and easy meal to make. Turn in into tacos or serve with rice and yogurt. Either way you will not be disappointed. I am an Indian. Proud to call myself Indian and proud to be Indian. But that wasn’t […]

Saffron and Cardamom Rice Pudding

Cardamom and Saffron Rice Pudding (Kheer)

Creamy saffron rice pudding slow-cooked on the stovetop. This wonderful treat can be made in advance. Perfect tret to carry with you on a hike or picnic. It is mildly sweet but creamy with textural variety from pistachios and raisins. Toast the rice in ghee and cook in milk seeped […]

Vegan Butternut Squash Daal with Tadka

Vegan Butternut Squash Daal

Delicious, hearty and healthy vegan butternut squash daal is a simple and different meal to make. Eat on its own or with some whole wheat rotis, plain basmati rice or South Indian Basmati Rice. Simply boil together soaked red lentils and yellow lentils along with green chili, salt, turmeric, garlic, […]

Bhindi Masala

Bhindi Masala

Bhindi Masala is orkra fried in a spiced tomato onion gravy. Temper the oil with cumin seeds and hing. Cook onions until translucent. Then add spices and tomatoes to create the Indian version of sofritos called masala. Then stir fry the okra until tender and finish with amchur (dried mango) […]

South Indian Lemon Rice

South Indian Lemon Rice

South Indian Lemon Rice South Indian Lemon Rice is flavored with turmeric, ginger, mustard seeds and curry leaves. This dish is also gluten free, fragrant and flavorful. The bright yellow Benefits of Turmeric: Turmeric is a spice that comes from the turmeric plant. It is the main spice in curry. It has a […]

Aloo Tiki with Tamarind and Mint Chutney

Air Fryer Aloo Tiki (Potato Croquette)

Aloo tiki is a fried spiced potato croquette or cutlet. It is also gluten free and delicious. For a healthier alternative, try cooking tiki in the Air Fryer. It has a crispy exterior and a soft and spiced interior. Aloo tikki is a snack originating from the Indian subcontinent. Made […]

Tender goat meat in a spiced gravy made in the instant pot

Instant Pot Roghan Gosh

Roghan Ghosh, or Lamb Rogan Josh or some variable therein, comes from the Kashmiri region of India and was brought to the region through the Mugals who were heavily influenced by Persia. In the Persian language, “Roghan” means clarified butter and “Ghosh” means passion. This gravy is intense in flavor […]

kitchari with yogurt

Ginger and Turmeric Kichari

Kitchari is the ultimate Indian comfort food. It is super simple to make. Simply boil lentils and rice and season with spiced. Kitchari is also low in fat and high in immunity boosting spices. My go-to Kitchari is spiced with cumin seeds, fresh ginger and turmeric which boosts immunity and […]