Grilled Chicken Skewers (with Fresh Herbs and Chillies)

Grilled Chicken Skewers (with Fresh Herbs and Chillies)

Deliciously fresh and easy chicken skewers perfect for weeknight dinners.

Coriander Coconut Chutney

Coriander Coconut Chutney

The Western world has dips, India has chutneys! If you decide to make and savor all the chutneys that are prepared across India, you would need more than a lifetime; there is so much variety. And today, thanks to global culinary fusion, chutneys are becoming dips and vice versa. This coriander coconut chutney is a [...]

Potato Bell-Pepper Sabzi – an Indian Stir-Fry

It is the last day of 2013 and by this time tomorrow, we will all have entered a new year – one that all of us want to be filled with peace, love and happiness. And as always, we hope and look forward to a year of goodness not just for our families but for [...]

Lamb Biriyani (Arcot style)

Lamb Biriyani (Arcot style)

Wishing all my friends and followers a Happy, Blessed and Cheerful Christmas. I wasn’t too sure if I will get time to post anything on Christmas day as we had originally planned to throw a party for some friends. But that plan got postponed and so we ended up celebrating a quiet, family Christmas this [...]

Coriander Chickpea Chutney

Coriander Chickpea Chutney

Quite recently, I realized that though I live in Australia, almost all the blogs I follow are of Indian origin. I wanted to learn more about the food blogging scene and bloggers in Australia and decided to do a Google search to find out more about the same. One of the first hits on the [...]

Grilled Cajun Chicken…served with tangy Indian sauce, oven roasted baby tomatoes and fresh green salad

Grilled Cajun Chicken…served with tangy Indian sauce, oven roasted baby tomatoes and fresh green salad

This dish is a complete experiment – the result of a random food thought that originated while I was tossing and turning trying to catch some sleep. Now, I do have food dreams especially since I have started blogging and there are times when an idea would suddenly pop up and I frantically search for [...]

Pindi Chole (Indian style Chickpeas spiced with Cumin and Pomegranate Seeds)

Pindi Chole (Indian style Chickpeas spiced with Cumin and Pomegranate Seeds)

I have eaten this dish a couple of times from dhabas (roadside Indian eateries) and thoroughly enjoyed it each time. Initially, I thought it was just a variation of the regular chana masala but finally, when I got my hands on the recipe, was fascinated to find out that this was a totally different dish. [...]

Lamb stew with veggies

Lamb stew with veggies

Stews are popular in countries which witness harsh winters. Curled and snuggled up under your favourite blanket with a bowl of hot, heartwarming, rich, meaty stew – life is beautiful! The best thing about stews is that these are easy to prepare, have an equal mix of veggies and meat and are often one-pot recipes [...]