Sindhi Sai Bhaji – One Pot Greens Curry

Notes: Sai Bhaji is a green coloured mash with a thick dal-like consistency to be eaten with steamed rice or jeera pulao. This recipe can also be made without onion garlic. Hey, don’t forget to eat your greens, my Mom always warned me! I was the fussiest eater ever as a child & wouldn’t eatContinue reading “Sindhi Sai Bhaji – One Pot Greens Curry”

Lite Comfort in a Bowl – Simple Yellow Dal (no onion garlic)

Homecooked comfort in one bowl! This is the simplest and quickest way to paradise. Plain, simple & bursting with nutrition in every way, without any masala, fat or any fancy ingredients. Reminding you of home in every way! Dal and rice are in fact the first solid foods given to an infant (in a mashedContinue reading “Lite Comfort in a Bowl – Simple Yellow Dal (no onion garlic)”

Creamy Whole Black Lentil Curry-Dairy Free Dal Makhani

Butter Dal/ Dal Makhani/ Maa ki Dal(Mom’s Dal) is a simple, lite & delectable combination of whole black lentils & red kidney beans, traditionally slow cooked for hours to rich creamy perfection with some roasted Indian spices. It can then be tempered with a large dollop of wholesome ghee or clarified butter for added richness.Continue reading “Creamy Whole Black Lentil Curry-Dairy Free Dal Makhani”

Konkani Dali Toye/Thoy with Steamed Rice

My mum belongs to a rather small community from the southern state of Karnataka, India. The Chitrapur Saraswat Brahmin community, though originally from Kashmir, settled down along the coast of North Karnataka, around Karwar a few centuries ago and adapted their food habits to the local produce such as coconut, tamarind, red chillies as wellContinue reading “Konkani Dali Toye/Thoy with Steamed Rice”

Vegetarian Sindhi Kadhi Chawal

A delicious gram flour curry cooked with a unique blend of fresh vegetables & flavoured with lovely aromatics such as ginger, green chillies & curry leaves. It is best served with piping hot plain steamed rice. I have paired the kadhi with crunchy Masala Papad cones, a very popular side dish. Another excellent combination isContinue reading “Vegetarian Sindhi Kadhi Chawal”