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Restaurant Style Delicious Paneer Butter Masala

Restaurant Style Delicious Paneer Butter Masala

Paneer is a staple for vegetarians in India not only because it’s so tasty but also because it’s a great source of protein. I find the many many variations of paneer absolutely fascinating and this richy variation of paneer in a creamy sauce is my […]

Mattar Masala Paneer | Indian Cottage Cheese & Peas Curry

Mattar Masala Paneer | Indian Cottage Cheese & Peas Curry

  Mattar Masala Paneer, Indian curry with soft paneer cubes and peas simmered in a rich tomato and onion gravy. This Punjabi dish is quick and easy to make and requires simple ingredients and spices. I make it very often in the winter because it […]

Broccoli, Asparagus, Mushroom Rice with Caramelized Onions and Cashews

Broccoli, Asparagus, Mushroom Rice with Caramelized Onions and Cashews

I was getting tired of making fried rice with a soya sauce base and decided to go rogue and this fantastic Broccoli, Asparagus, Mushroom Rice was the result. It is a delicious lunchtime treat that is balanced for nutrition and flavour. And oh, did I […]

Sicilian Caponata Recipe – A Classic Italian Starter

Sicilian Caponata Recipe – A Classic Italian Starter

This Sicilian caponata recipe is my absolute favourite topping for a garlic toasted ciabatta slice. Caponata is a sweet and sour Italian vegetable stew eaten hot or cold. The main ingredients are aubergine, celery, bell peppers and capers. Occasionally if I have a lot of vegetables […]

Garlic Kale Pasta with Chilli Flakes

Garlic Kale Pasta with Chilli Flakes

This garlic kale pasta with chilli flakes must be one of the quickest dishes I pull on my morning for his lunchbox. Can get it ready in literally 20 minutes, and it’s just so good. Kale is packed with Vitamin K, and it pairs so well […]

Italian Aubergine Parmigiana Recipe

Italian Aubergine Parmigiana Recipe

I love aubergine dishes and baked meals in the winter, so this Parmigiana recipe is just perfect for me. Be generous with the mozzarella and parmesan style cheese on it. I know many people you would only make this dish for special occasions, such as a […]

Tasty and Simple Dhokla Recipe

Tasty and Simple Dhokla Recipe

Dhokla recipe, a delicious vegan Indian snack from the state of Gujarat in India and a staple in most houses in western India. It is a steamed chickpea flour savoury cake, tempered with green chillies and curry leaves. It is perfect at almost any time […]

Delicious Restaurant Style Chole

Delicious Restaurant Style Chole

Chole or spicy chickpeas are one of the most iconic Indian curries that you would find in almost every Indian restaurant. It is a favourite in Northern India and has become popular not just in that part of India but throughout the country. Spices make […]

Nutritious and Delicious Mixed Yellow Dal Recipe

Nutritious and Delicious Mixed Yellow Dal Recipe

Dal or cooked lentils are a staple part of the meal in most Indian households. Yellow dal recipe is nutritious and packed full of protein, and this recipe makes use of 3 types of yellow lentils. The process is simple and can be used for […]

Easy to Make Poha Recipe | Vegan and Gluten-Free Indian Breakfast

Easy to Make Poha Recipe | Vegan and Gluten-Free Indian Breakfast

Poha is a popular breakfast/snack dish made of flattened rice flakes, served in various parts of India. Variations of this simple recipe include batata poha (with boiled potatoes) and kanda poha (with onions). Then there are regional variations and other forms of garnishes for the […]

Deliciously Crunchy Onion Pakoras or Onion Bhajji’s

Deliciously Crunchy Onion Pakoras or Onion Bhajji’s

Savoury snacks are my favourite indulgence and the Indian versions which are generically fritters like these ones called pakoras are the perfect balance of a comforting snack with delicate spice flavours. Onion pakoras (or bhajji’s as they are called in the UK) are delicious as a […]

Malai Kofta | Potato & Paneer Fritters in Tomato Gravy

Malai Kofta | Potato & Paneer Fritters in Tomato Gravy

Malai Kofta, a vegetarian Indian curry with spiced potato, grated paneer and cashew fritters in a tomato and cream gravy. It is a delicately spiced dish that uses aromatic spices such as cardamom and garam masala. This Punjabi curry is a special occasions dish due to its richness […]

The Most Delicious Dark Chocolate Brownie Ever

The Most Delicious Dark Chocolate Brownie Ever

The chocolate brownie is one of my favourite indulgences of all time. Rich, succulent and a melt in your mouth texture are the words that come to mind when describing this recipe for the most delicious chocolate brownies you will ever make. There are countless […]

Pasta alla Norma | Aubergine & Salty Ricotta Pasta

Pasta alla Norma | Aubergine & Salty Ricotta Pasta

This Pasta alla Norma recipe, crispy aubergine, a rich tomato sauce and that little peek of salt from the salty ricotta makes this pasta, perfect idea for your lunchbox or a Saturday lunch. I came across this dish when I was in Italy getting my […]

The Simplest and Fastest Kaju Katli Recipe You’ll Ever Try

The Simplest and Fastest Kaju Katli Recipe You’ll Ever Try

Kaju Katli’s are little pick-me-up delights that you can seriously overeat if you are of the weak self-control disposition like me. They are delicious, nutty, full of flavour and they just melt in your mouth! Indian sweets are traditional during festivals or weddings, but don’t […]

Mom’s Delicious Besan Ladoo Recipe

Mom’s Delicious Besan Ladoo Recipe

Besan ladoo’s are little pieces of heavenly delight that are almost impossible to stop eating once you get hooked. They are Chickpea Flour & Cardamom flavoured Indian Sweets and are amongst my most favourite type of sweets! I like my sweets to be balanced in flavour […]

Radicchio, Blue cheese Walnut Salad with pan fried pears and balsamic glaze

Radicchio, Blue cheese Walnut Salad with pan fried pears and balsamic glaze

Radicchio, Blue cheese walnut salad with pan-fried pears & balsamic glaze recipe. All the healthy benefits from the radicchio in a super tasty salad that also looks amazing, perfect to impress the guests. The first time I have tasted this leaf vegetable with white-veined red […]

Palak Paneer Recipe | Indian Cheese & Spinach Curry

Palak Paneer Recipe | Indian Cheese & Spinach Curry

Palak paneer recipe, an Indian curry with soft cubes of cheese simmered in a mildly spiced spinach gravy. All of the spinach benefits in an easy to make and absolutely delicious Indian curry. It is one of my favourite Indian dishes and this is my favourite recipe. […]