Vegetable and Tofu Fried rice

Quick and easy. Cooked rice fried rice with vegetables and tofu. A perfect way to use up leftover rice. This fried rice recipe I share today is a fusion if both Indian and Chinese cuisines. This is an excellent way to use left over rice or vegetables. Tofu gives this vegetarian fried rice staying power…

Stir fry vegetables with a Radikal twist

I am really excited about sharing this recipe with you because it will change the way you look at French fries. I was tired and hungry after a long day at work. I wanted to eat something tasty and comforting. No, I don’t like ready meals and I wasn’t in the mood for egg on…

Moroccan Avocado, Almond and Dates Smoothie

This is a creamy, healthy smoothie which is a blend of avocado, dates and almond with no added sugar! Sounds strange, but I fell in love with this traditional Moroccan drink on my trip to Marrakesh last year. Our guide suggested I try this drink. He said it was called ‘Beldi’. I have to admit…

Spicy Tandoori Chicken Tacos

Super easy spicy tandoori chicken tacos. This week I am teaming up with Ayesha from mybigfathalalblog.com to share some healthy, yet tasy dishes for Ramadan. These 20-minute tacos make for a great snack or a quick weeknight meal when served with tortillas. Today’s recipe is a delightful combination of Mexican and South Asian flavours coming together…

Spicy Spaghetti in a South India style tomato sauce with squid

I was in a mood to experiment in the kitchen last night and made this pasta sauce with tomatoes, chillies, garlic, and spices from South India to create this delightful spaghetti   dish with an Asian flair. This turned out to be a lovely combination of flavours and got a big thumbs up from my husband…

Indian style spicy bruschetta

This was a last minute appetiser I put together using green coriander chutney, an Indian version of Italian pesto, and an Indian traditional savoury snack called Dalmoth. The star ingredient was of course the green coriander chutney, which adds zing and brightness to everything it accompanies. Dalmoth is one of the popular snack in North…

Tandoori Tortilla:Tandoori masala flavoured Spanish omelette

The Spanish tortilla or Spanish omelette is a classic dish, very versatile and quick to make. I learnt how to make it from my mother-in-law who is Spanish and lives in Spain. I grew up in India eating the Indian version of omelettes. One of my all- time favourites is the masala omelette, which is…

Fish stir-fry. Quick midweek meal

  When it is a cold, dark day and you have spent all day slogging at work the thought of a warm and delicious meal at home gives you something to look forward to. This fish stir-fry dish is a quick and healthy meal for those nights where we don’t have time to spare, but…