Tomato Bhajiya

Tomato Bhajiya

Tomato Bhajiya is a one of a kind Surati specialty, tomatoes topped with bright green chutney, coated with spicy chickpea flour and deep fried to perfection. Back home growing up, we looked forward to Sundays. That is because, Sundays were all about desi Gujarati Style 

Mango Mastani

Mango Mastani

Mango Mastani – creamy delicious Summer time mango milkshake made with fresh mangos, milk, hint of saffron, cardamom & vanilla ice cream If you did not enjoy fresh mangos in summer, did you even do it right?!?! I grew up in India and let me 

Apple Oats Smoothie

Apple Oats Smoothie

Apple Oats Smoothie – delicately flavored plant based smoothie made with apple, oats, nut butter and sweet spices that is filling and nutritious! Warmer days are all about light cool beverages, isn’t it?!?! I personally prefer light cold breakfast during warmer months. And that certainly 

Cheesy Scallion Paratha

Cheesy Scallion Paratha

Cheesy Scallion Paratha – stuffed with fresh herbs like scallions & cilantro, basic spices and cheese, then cooked to perfect crispiness!! My love for Parathas is legit, hence my attempt of trying different variations of them! This parathas are inspired by Chinese Scallion Pancakes. When 

Coconut Chutney

Coconut Chutney

Coconut Chutney is made with fresh coconut and cilantro along with chilis and crunchy dal tadka to pair with South Indian Dishes! No South Indian dishes are complete without a good serving or two of coconut chutney, in my opinion. This coconut chutney is one 

Sambar

Sambar

Sambar – South Indian style vegan/gluten-free lentil soup with homemade spice mix, pairs perfectly with Idli/Vada/Dosa and side of coconut chutney. Sambar is South Indian pigeon pea stew made with vegetables. It is one of the most commonly consumed dish in India. It was originated 

Quinoa Brown Rice Idli

Quinoa Brown Rice Idli

Quinoa Brown Rice Idli – super soft wholesome steamed savory cakes made with equal parts urad dal, quinoa, brown rice, white rice with hint of methi! Idli is type of savory rice cake. It is one of those South Indian comfort food that is consumed 

Bhakhri Ladoo

Bhakhri Ladoo

Ladoo made out of leftover bhakhri, jaggery, ghee, sesame seeds and hint of cardamom to make super quick kid friendly healthy dessert! Bhakhri is one of those food items you would always find in my kitchen. It is super simple to make and extremely comforting. 

Cheesy Hariyali Aloo Paratha

Cheesy Hariyali Aloo Paratha

Cheesy Hariyali Aloo Paratha – spicy, tangy, cheesy potato filling stuffed in spinach rotis cooked to perfection, moist from inside and crispy from outside!! Paratha is one of those Indian foods that is always so comforting and satisfying. Paratha is a very broad term. There 

Singhada Sheera

Singhada Sheera

Singhada Sheera – water chestnut flour halwa made with gluten free singhada flour, ghee, milk, jaggery and cardamom powder, perfect fasting dessert! Halwa is very well know and easy to make Indian dessert. There are so many different versions of it. You can simply make