Murgh Anardana ~ Pomegranate Chicken 1

Murgh Anardana ~ Dried Pomegranate Chicken Curry

Anardana are dried pomegranate seeds, used in Persian and north Indian cooking. Seeds are sour in taste and give a slightly sour taste to the food it is added to. Murgh anardana is chicken curry cooked with powdered dried pomegranate seeds. Chicken is marinated with anardana powder and then cooked into a curry or it…

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Vermicelli Pudding, Multi colored Vermicelli Pudding, Vermicelli Kheer, Vermicelli Payasam, Semiya Kheer, Semiya Payasam, Sevayyan, Indian Sweet,

Multi Colored Vermicelli Pudding ~ Vermicelli Payasam

Vermicelli payasam or kheer is one of the traditional and common sweets prepared all across India. Vermicelli, also known as semiya or seviyan is roasted in ghee, cooked in milk and garnished with roasted nuts. As with any recipe, there are slight variations to the recipe from household to household and region to region. Vermicelli…

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Jonnalu Shenagalu, Jonnalu Shenaga Gudalu, Sauteed Sorghum Black Chana, Sorghum, Jowar, Jonnalu, Black Chana, Gudalu, Telangana Food, Telangana Cuisine, Telangana Food, Telugu Food,

Jonnalu Shenagalu ~ Sauteed Sorghum & Black Chana

Jonnalu shenagalu or sauteed sorghum black chana is a snack from Telangana, India. Jonnalu shenagalu are one of the popular gudalu varieties prepared in my maternal family. Jonnalu are sorghum or jowar and shenagalu are black chana. These two pair well and make a filling evening snack or even a breakfast if one doesn’t mind…

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Moong Mag, Gujarati Style Moong Bean Curry, Moong Bean Curry, Whole Moong Curry, Pesaru Koora, Blogging Marathon, Dinner Ideas,

Moong Mag ~ Gujarati Style Whole Moong Curry

Moong mag is Gujarati style whole moong curry. This is one of the staples in many Gujarati households. Whole moong is cooked and seasoned with green chilies and garam masala. The first time I made moong mag was 3 months ago when we did the thali theme. We don’t usually cook dal or curry with…

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Berbere Spiced Vegetable Soup, Vegetable Soup, Spicy Cheese Sandwich, African Flavored Soup, Ethiopian Flavored Soup, Blogging Marathon, Dinner Ideas,

Berbere Spiced Vegetable Soup and Cheese Sandwich

Berbere spiced vegetable soup is a spicy, hearty soup for cold winter nights. Soup has medley of vegetables, chickpeas and is seasoned with berbere spice. The second dinner idea for this week is berbere spiced vegetable soup with a spicy cheese sandwich. I had some leftover berbere spice after making this stew and used it…

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Soya Granules Spinach Fried Rice, Indian Fried Rice with soya granules and spinach, Blogging Marathon, Dinner Ideas, Rice Variety,

Soya Granules Spinach Fried Rice

Soya granules spinach fried rice is a quick meal for weeknight dinners. This is an Indian version of fried rice where, cooked soya granules and spinach are sautéed in Indian spices and then fried along with cooked rice. This soya granules spinach fried is an awesome way to use up leftover rice. Addition of soya…

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