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5 April, 2020

Easy Chicken Dum Biriyani using National Masala

Easy Chicken Dum Biriyani using National Masala
Posted in : Baking, Chicken, Christmas, Dinner, Indian, Lunch, Ramadan, Rice, Rice, Stove top, Thanksgiving on by : sujeesha
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There are thousands biriyani recipes and I make at least half a dozen recipes mylself. But this recipe is my new found favorite because its quick and easy to make and is an absolute crowd pleaser resulting in restaurant-style dum biriyani. I have tried many brands of biriyani masalas before but none is as good
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22 January, 2020

Kale Stir-Fry

Kale Stir-Fry
Posted in : American, Paleo, Paleo Dinner, Paleo Lunch, Salad, Sides, Stove top, Vegetarian, Whole30 Dinners, Whole30 Lunch, Whole30 Recipes on by : sujeesha
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I used to not like kale. Until my mom visited me from India and Indianized it. Western world’s new discovery “moringa” is a staple in South Indian cuisine for centuries. In fact, most households have a moringa tree in the backyard. That’s how common moringa is in South India, especially in the states of Kerala
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9 November, 2017

Crackling Chicken

Crackling Chicken
Posted in : American, Chicken, Diabetic, Dinner, Gluten Free, Heart Healthy, Low Calorie, Lunch, Paleo Dinner, Paleo Lunch, Quick & Easy, Whole30 Dinners, Whole30 Lunch on by : sujeesha
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This chicken dish is so easy to prep, make and devour that whenever I’m not sure what to make for a quick dinner, this is my go-to dish. I got the inspiration for this recipe on NomNomPaleo.com, put my own spin to it and have been hooked ever since. I always get my meat from
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23 October, 2017

Chicken Cacciatore – Slow cooker version

Chicken Cacciatore – Slow cooker version
Posted in : Chicken, Chilies & Stews, Curries, Diabetic, Dinner, Gluten Free, Heart Healthy, Italian, Low Calorie, Low Fat, Lunch, Paleo, Slow Cooker, Soups, Whole30 Dinners, Whole30 Lunch on by : sujeesha
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Cacciatore in Italian means “hunter-style”. Basically if a hunter came home empty-handed, his wife would kill a chicken for the meal instead. I use my slow cooker a lot, a LOT, coz its so easy to throw things in before going to bed with a wonderful aroma waking me up in the morning. I have
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23 October, 2017

Broccoli and Peppers Frittata

Broccoli and Peppers Frittata
Posted in : Baking, Breakfast, Christmas, Continental, Diabetic, Egg, Gluten Free, Heart Healthy, Low Calorie, Low Fat, Paleo, Quick & Easy, Whole30 Breakfast on by : sujeesha

This stir-and-bake frittata recipe is so easy to make, its a no-brainer. Best part about making frittata is that you can throw in whatEver you have left in your fridge and it will turn out delicious. I’m on my Whole30 diet, so have not added cheese which is a main part of frittatas. I don’t
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23 October, 2017

Cauliflower Rice – Egg Fried Rice

Cauliflower Rice – Egg Fried Rice
Posted in : Chinese, Continental, Diabetic, Dinner, Gluten Free, Heart Healthy, Low Calorie, Low Fat, Lunch, Paleo, Quick & Easy, Rice, Rice, Thai, Vegetarian, Whole30 Dinners, Whole30 Lunch on by : sujeesha
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Alright, I can’t believe i’m saying this. But friends, Cauliflower “rice” is mind-blowing. This fried rice tasted absolutely delicious and my coworker who tasted it couldn’t tell it wasn’t rice. I just started my Whole30 cleanse and I was pretty skeptical to substitute my beloved rice with cauliflower, but i’m Sold! I had come home
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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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14 August, 2017

Easy Kerala Avial

Posted in : Curries, Heart Healthy, Indian, Kerala, Low Fat, Onam Sadhya, Paleo, Sides, Vegetarian on by : sujeesha
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Kerala Avial is the queen of all avials out there. This nutritious comfort food made using a variety of fresh South Indian vegetables cooked in coconut paste is the star of all Kerala festivals such as Onam and Vishu. Outside of festivals, its a great side dish for adai, another nutritious Indian multigrain pancake you
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