Lemon Pasta

Pasta can be cooked in many ways and this time I tried it with lemons. The tang of lemon in pasta is delectable. To prepare lemon pasta we need lemon zest and lemon juice apart from onions and garlic. I have also added sweet corn and paneer (cottage cheese), and both did add-on wonders to…

Nacho Bites

Friends coming over and need quick-fix snack, then Nacho Bites is your solution!!! I have twisted the salsa for it and gave it the Indian touch. To make this salsa you need Tamarind and Green Chutneys handy.  Also Try: Nacho Chaat Course: Snacks or Starters Cuisine: Indian-Mexican Time: Preparation – 10 Mins, Total – 10…

Pasta with Pesto Sauce

On a lazy or a busy day we want a quick fix meal. Pasta with Pesto Sauce is the solution. If you have pesto sauce handy then it’s just the matter of 10 mins and woohoo!!! Your meal is ready. I have previously shared the recipe for Pesto Sauce, you can prepare it in advance…

Healthy Blueberry Muffins

This recipe will take you to healthy and fluffy blueberry muffins. Muffins are soft and moist. These can be served in breakfast or as dessert. Also try: Healthy Banana Bread Course: Breakfast or Dessert Cuisine: Global Cuisine Time: Preparation – 15 mins, Baking – 20 mins, Total – 35 mins Servings: makes 12 muffins Ingredients:…

Pesto Sauce (No Cheese)

An easy recipe for pesto sauce without cheese. Traditionally pesto sauce is prepared in a mortar-pestle, but I have used the blender for ease and it tastes equally good.  Course: Sides Cuisine: Italian Time: Preparation – 10 mins,  Total – 10 mins Servings: makes around 1 cup Ingredients: Fresh Basil Leaves – 2 cup (packed) Pine…

Spinach Soup

Spinach is so healthy and when it’s in soup, oh we love it!!! To make this soup we need spinach (of course), tomatoes, onions and a little garlic.  Course: Main Course or Starters Cuisine: Indian Time: Preparation – 5 mins,  Cooking – 15 mins, Total – 20 mins Servings: 2 Ingredients: Spinach – 1 bunch (around…

Lemon Quinoa

This recipe is effortless. We need quinoa, onions, garlic and lemon. The lemony flavor is unbeatable with quinoa. Hope you enjoy this one. Also try other quinoa recipes: Sweet Corn Quinoa, Paneer Quinoa or Cabbage Quinoa. Course: Breakfast or Main Course Cuisine: Indian Time: Preparation – 5 mins, Cooking – 20 mins, Total – 25…

Strawberry Banana Bread with Whole Wheat Flour

Recently I had shared recipe for Banana Bread with whole wheat flour, then I thought why not try strawberries in it this time. Recipe is similar except we add sliced strawberries in it.  Course: Breakfast Cuisine: Global Cuisine Time: Preparation – 10 mins, Baking – 55 mins, Total – 1 hour 5 mins Servings: makes…

Hara Bhara Kabab

Hara Bhara Kabab is a healthy yet delicious Indian snack. It has the goodness of spinach and green peas. It is prepared by mixing spinach, green peas, potatoes and a couple of spices. Enjoy it with Green Chutney or Tzatziki Sauce. You can also try Veg Tikki, Aloo Corn Tikki, Desi Falafel, Paneer Aloo Tikki,…

Tzatziki Sauce

Tzatziki Sauce is a greek style cold dip commonly served with snacks, pita chips, etc. It is prepared with hung curd (or greek yogurt), cucumber, garlic and fresh dill leaves. It can also be enjoyed with your favorite sandwich. It is considered as one of the healthy dips. Also try: Green Chutney, Tamarind Chutney or…

Desi Poutine

Poutine is a famous dish in Canada and North America. This recipe is the modified version and has the Indian touch. Instead of brown gravy I have used gravy of Paneer Butter Masala and replaced the cheese with grated paneer, and it did wonders. Course: Snacks or Starters Cuisine: Indian Time: Preparation – 5 mins,…

Besan Cheela Rolls

I have shared quite a few recipes for different kinds of cheela (Indian pancakes) like Besan Cheela, Multi-grain Cheela, Moong Dal Cheela, etc. To prepare this recipe we cook plain besan cheelas and stuff them with a salad kind of filling.  Course: Breakfast or Snacks Servings: 3-4 Cuisine: Indian Time: Preparation – 15 Mins, Cooking…