17 September, 2014

New Recipe- Jeera Aloo!

Jeera Aloo Jeera Aloo-Aloo (potato) does not have any crown still it is considered as king of all the vegetables. Jeera aloo/ Masala aloo / Sookhe aloo etc are some of the names for one of the simplest and most popular dry potato preparation in Northern India. Jeera aloo is made with yellow dal and plain rice and roti in many of North Indian families on day to day basis. This is my family’s comfort food. Here is a very simple and easy recipe for those who are not familiar with it. As always please do share your comments…...

pav bhaji Pav Bhaji- Pav Bhaji is a very popular combo from Western India, especially from Maharashtra. Bhaji is cooked vegetables in diced onion and tomato masala with spices and Pav is a variety of bread . This combo is very popular all around India and it can be an ideal dish for weekend parties, big gathering, kids birthdays, etc.... Make the bhaji in advance and just fry the buns at the time of serving. you can also serve a desi drink with this well known combo to make it a complete meal....

Tomato Delicacies!

10 September, 2014

Dear Readers,

Our kitchen garden is full of different varieties of tomatoes. We have been distributing the tomatoes to friends and neighbors but we still have a lot and I am trying to make new things out of these tomatoes so that kids do not get bored. I have made a separate page for all the tomato recipes written in the site to make your search easier. Let’s try some yummy, healthy and easy to make delicacies from tomatoes. As always all your suggestions and comments are very welcomed....

Onion Tomato Masala Onion Tomato Masala- Onion Tomato Masala is a basic preparation for many North Indian curries. You can also add this in regular dals to enhance the taste. This masala is used in variety of paneer dishes, beans, kofte, etc etc… In today’s fast going life it becomes handy to fix a curry when you have the basic masala ready My kitchen garden is loaded with a variety of tomatoes and I am trying to preserve them in the best ways possible. Here I am sharing the onion tomato masala recipe the way I make it...

Tamatar Ki Launji Tamatar Ki Launji- Launji is akin to a sweet and sour instant pickle; you can also consider it as a chutney. Our kitchen garden is full of different varieties of tomatoes. We have been distributing the tomatoes to friends and neighbors but we still have a lot and I am trying to make new things out of these tomatoes so that kids do not get bored. One of my dear friends Ruchi makes delicious launjis and I thought it will be good to share this tamatar ji launji recipe with my readers as well......

Some other Tomato Delicacies

Vegetable Gardening