SYF&HWS: Mustard Seeds Roundup

I would like to thank Anu for letting me guest host her “sizzle your food & health with spices” (SYF&HWS) mustard seeds event. I was a little busy past few weeks and could not contribute any recipes to the event. I will list the entries I received for the event and will include mustard recipes […]

SYF & HWS – Mustard Seeds, Event Announcement

Sizzle your food & health with spices, SYF & HWS is an event started by Anu of Anu’s Healthy Kitchen.  I am guest hosting the event this  and the spice  is “Mustard Seeds”.    This event runs from Oct 5 – Nov 5.  I use mustard seeds mostly in my tempering and in some of […]

Royyala Kura ~ Shrimp Curry

I was thinking of updating some of the old posts with new pictures for quite some time. Last week when I prepared shrimp curry, I thought why not re-post the recipe again? Usually when I cook, I play around with the ingredients and add or omit ingredients depending on my mood. I usually prefer sautéing […]

Cornflake Coconut Cookies

This month I am very late in posting my recipe for Baking Partners. I apologize for the delay. The theme for this month is cookies. We were given three cookies and asked to bake at least on recipe. When the recipes were revealed, I deiced to bake Oreo cookies. Instead, I ended up baking cornflake […]

Food Photography Exercise: One Ingredient

I usually do not take pictures of ingredients; spices, lentils, vegetables etc. before cooking. I focus more on finished dish and sometimes step by step photos of the preparation and seldom consider photographing raw food. This month, Aprana challenged us to photograph raw food and make them the stars. This is Aparna’s 4th in the […]

Oats Upma

Breakfast is the most important meal of the day and I spend the least amount of time preparing it. U doesn’t eat breakfast at home and I am lazy to prepare something just for myself. I usually make instant oatmeal in the microwave or eat puffed rice seasoned with some chili powder garlic & salt […]

Seafood Feast – Event Announcement

I am back with another event announcement. After chicken and red meats events, it is time for a seafood feast! Seafood is any food that has life, lives in the sea or fresh water and is eaten by human beings. Seafood is primarily fish and shell fish from the sea and in the United States, […]

Julia Child’s Reine de Saba avec Glaçage au Chocolat ~ Chocolate Almond Cake

Baking partners is a new virtual baking group. Every month, we will bake a recipe and post it in our blogs on the 15th of the month. For this month, the first bake of this new baking group is Julia Child’s Reine de Saba avec glacage au chocolat or Chocolate almond cake as a tribute […]

Dish It Out: Paneer/Tofu & Bell Pepper Roundup

I would like to thank Vardhini for giving me the opportunity to host this event. I received 23 mouth-watering recipes for this event and thank you everyone for sharing & linking your recipes to the event. Here is the round-up. Bon Appetit! Here are a few archived recipes from my blog with paneer/tofu & bell […]

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