BM# 71: Week 1/ Day 1 Theme: One Pot Dishes Dish: Achari Vegetable Pulao We are starting a new month of Blogging Marathon today and my theme for this week is ‘One Pot Dishes‘. Who doesn’t like one pot meals, they are easy to make, very convenient and only 1 dish to clean. For the first day…
BM# 70: Week 1/ Day 3 Theme: Desserts in Glasses Dish: Indian Style Individual Carrot Halwa Cheesecakes I gave the ‘desserts in glasses’ an Indian twist with this No Bake Carrot Halwa Cheesecake. After the 2 Western style desserts (individual tiramisu and cookie-butter cheesecakes), I wanted to do an Indian inspired one. Luckily my sister made carrot halwa…
Happy Diwali to All. Hope you have a fun filled festival. A lot happened in the past week. I moved to a new blogging platform and migrated my blog from Cucumbertown to WordPress. This was a move I always dreaded but thankfully my husband was around during the whole process and he took care of…
Gulab Jamun Cake is made with layers of cardamom flavored cake and then topped with juicy gulab jamuns and saffron, rose flavored frosting. A decadent treat for any Indian style occasions.
Spicy, tangy and absolutely delicious Potato Chaat, a very popular Mumbai street food.
Traditional Bhelpuri jazzed up with some colorful veggies. This snack is sweet, tangy, spicy and salty — all at the same time.
Healthy & nutritious rotis (flatbread) made with avocado and spinach. These rotis turn out super soft and delicious.
Dal dhokli is a filling one pot meal where dhoklis aka Indian style wheat pasta 🙂 are simmered in dal until cooked through.
Recipe to make Hara Butter masala or Spicy Green Curry with Paneer. This is a yummy alternate to the typical Indian restaurant menu item, Paneer Butter masala which is made with tomatoes and is red in color. This version is made with green peppers, cilantro and cashews. Great to serve with rice and rotis.
These Aloo-methi parathas are soft, delicious and very filling. They are great to serve for breakfast, lunch or dinner. Do give these a try when you are looking for a tasty variation to Aloo paratha.