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…

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…

As good as home cooked – Dal Makhani(Creamy black lentils)

  I have been travelling away from home over the last two weeks. Whilst I immensely enjoyed the cuisines and flavours of the places I visited, I started missing the simple taste of home cooked meal towards the end of my trip. I was craving for dal (lentils) and rice, which for me is the…

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…

No-fuss Cabbage stir fry – Kerala style Cabbage Thoran

Cabbage thoran is the heart of Kerala Cuisine. Thoran is a dry vegetable dish traditionally made of finely chopped vegetables such as cabbage or beans mixed together with grated coconut, mustard seeds, curry leaves and turmeric powder briefly stir fried on a pan over a very hot fire. There are so many different ways to prepare a thoran. This is my version…

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…