Dill with Lentils – Shepu / Suva Dal

Delicious home cooked and simple comfort food is true bliss to most of us or as we say in Hindi, Maa ke haath ka khana and that one phrase seems to sum it all up! Personally cooked by Mom! I’m sure each one of us can relate to this, irrespective of which corner of theContinue reading “Dill with Lentils – Shepu / Suva Dal”

One Pot Dill Chickpea Rice – Suva Pulao

A mildly flavoured one pot rice dish, with the subtle citrusy-grassy fragrance of fresh dill leaves (of the aniseed or saunf plant), studded with chickpeas or red kidney beans & fresh spinach leaves. Ideal for days without too much masala in your food, yet ensuring your daily intake of protein, vitamins, fibre & probiotics, all-in-one-meal.Continue reading “One Pot Dill Chickpea Rice – Suva Pulao”

Gongura Pappu / Dal – Tangy Sorrel Leaves Lentil

In Andhra Pradesh, South India, there is no dish that can get more authentic than a traditional Gongura delicacy such as Pappu (dal), pickle, Pachadi, thokku(chutney), Pulihora (rice) or the ever-popular Gongura Mutton Stew (Mamsam) amongst many others. In India, there is a common tendency to shy away from leafy green veggies during the rainyContinue reading “Gongura Pappu / Dal – Tangy Sorrel Leaves Lentil”

Superfood – Curry Leaves Chutney Powder

Don’t you always remember this green leaf as something you always took out of your mouth in irritation as a child or something that your mom overloads the sambar & curries with? Well, I most certainly do! It is only when I started delving into the nutritional aspects of this new age super food, thatContinue reading “Superfood – Curry Leaves Chutney Powder”

Konkani Kairi Ghashhi – Sweet Tangy Raw Mango Curry

Here’s an awesome authentic finger licking, coastal raw mango curry, a delightful combination of hot, hearty, super flavourful curry with unripe tart green mangoes & just a hint of jaggery for that beautiful balance. Spicy, tangy, sweet & saucy curry, all-in-one! The perfect way to drive the monsoon chills away. Comfort food all the way!!Continue reading “Konkani Kairi Ghashhi – Sweet Tangy Raw Mango Curry”