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22 April, 2020

Chocolate-Almond Banana Cupcake

Chocolate-Almond Banana Cupcake
Posted in : American, Appetizers & Snacks, Baking, Bread, Breakfast, Continental, Paleo Breakfast, Paleo Dessert, Paleo Snack, Vegan on by : sujeesha
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Banana bread, I’m pretty sure, is the ultimate reason bananas exist on the planet. Whenever you see bananas go soft and freckly, banana bread is the answer. I couldn’t find my bread pan yesterday and these cupcakes were born! I’m glad ‘coz cupcakes make portions manageable, don’t you think? This recipe is heavily influenced by
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11 September, 2017

Aaloo Samosa – aka Samosas filled with spiced potatoes

Aaloo Samosa – aka Samosas filled with spiced potatoes
Comments : 2 Posted in : Appetizers & Snacks, Deep Fried, Diwali, North Indian, Party, Ramadan, Vegetarian on by : sujeesha
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Samosas are the most popular Indian snack across the world and I have not come across anyone that is not intrigued by them. There are hundreds of varieties of samosas and what I’m sharing here is the classic version of em all. There are no hard and fast rule as to what goes in the
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22 August, 2017

Naan

Naan
Posted in : Baking, Bread, Dinner, Diwali, North Indian, Party, Ramadan, Vegetarian on by : sujeesha
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Indian meal at a restaurant is not complete unless you have your generous dose of tandoor-cooked bread called “Naan”. Many of us think making naan at home is impossible without a clay oven, but believe me, oven range works just fine. Two essential items that are needed to make the best naan at home (atleast
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5 September, 2011

Buttermilk Pancake

Posted in : Breakfast, Continental, Dinner, Dosa on by : sujeesha

Ever since I moved to the States I have fallen in love with Pancakes. Though I like commercial pancake mixes available in the market I figured I can make them myself at home and that’s when I started trying out different varieties of pancakes. I love buttermilk pancake and also the multigrain pancakes, and what
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11 April, 2010

Sarkarai Pongal / Sweet Pongal

Sarkarai Pongal / Sweet Pongal
Posted in : Breakfast, Desserts & Sweets, Indian, Instant Pot Ultra, Kerala, Pongal, Rice, South Indian, Tamil Nadu, Vegetarian on by : sujeesha
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Festive celebrations from childhood are such fond memories. When I think of Pongal, I remember my childhood when my mom used to wake up at 3 am and slave in the kitchen with her freshly-washed damp hair wrapped in a towel, to make delicious Pongal breakfast for us. Menu is simple and authentic. Its always
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