Category Archives: Home & Cooking

Banana cake

So What do you do when you have very ripe bananas and no one is willing to finish them off??? I wondered and wondered. Didn’t want to indulge in cake and stuff but then came across a recipe which used…

Instant Green Chilli Pickle

What does one do when one has to eat bland aloo /Bhindi and routine arhar dal. Well Saturdays are meant to be Spicy….. Hmmm…good old pickle is one option, but oil in the old pickle bottle just put me off….

Kadahi Paneer – in a Jiffy

Well this time the cook didn’t turn-up and I wanted to make something very special looking without making a lot of effort for our lunch. And I cooked up Kadahi Paneer My version..  With phulkas to go For Dry grind…

Mushroom Pepper Masala

Quickfix for instant gratification of taste buds.What you need is Onions /bell pepper squared as below and a split green chilli. Take some maida. mix in red chilli powder and salt. now coat Quarter button mushrooms in this dry mixture…

Quick, easy and moist OREO cake

I am a very impulsive eater and while most times I would invest time on stiff egg white peaks for a perfect cake ,there are time when i just want a very quick fix which has chocolate is moist and…

Cheddar Cheese and Dhaniya Jeera kachoris

For those who are from north India just cannot live without  Kachoris. Daal Kachori Aloo kachori matar kachori …list goes on and on…. I love these babies too. We came back from our native after the great Indian festival called…