Kerala Style Dal (Parippu) Vegan Recipe

Kerala Style Parippu – Creamy red lentils cooked with coconut milk and ground spices. Delicious to serve with steamed rice. Today under ‘Dazzling Dals’ theme, I made a delicious Kerala Style Parippu (aka dal). Lentils are an essential part of our daily meal, so I keep looking for new ways to cook with dal. This…

Spring Vegetable Kedgeree Recipe

Kedgeree is a filling and delicious rice and lentils dish that is perfect to serve for breakfast or brunch. Couple of months ago I researched for a theme called ‘adapted cuisine in different country’ and I had quite a few interesting dishes bookmarked to try some time. One of those dishes is this Kedgeree –…

Vegan Mulligatawny Soup Recipe

Vegan Mulligatawny Soup is a creamy and hearty dish that is perfect for the chilly weather. For Day 2 of ‘Adapted Cuisine in different country’ theme, I made this British-Indian fusion soup called Mulligatawny soup. This is a popular soup in many Indian restaurants here in the US. The first time I saw it on…

Orissa Sweet Khichdi

Orissa — Mitha Khechudi & Mitha Dali

Blogging Marathon# 39 – Indian States: Day 21 State: Orissa Dish: Mitha Khechudi & Mitha Dali (Sweet Khichdi with Sweet Dal) Today we are going to Odisha, formerly known as Orissa, located in the east coast of India. Orissa shares a border with Andhra Pradesh, but I never had a chance to visit it. My dad went there for work years ago and brought back a souvenir from Konark Sun Temple. I’ve seen his pictures at Puri Jagannath temple and Bhubaneshwar. That’s the most I knew about Orissa. Odisha has culinary tradition spanning centuries. I was really surprised to read…