I am in India for another few weeks and this time two of my favorite – Holi + St.Patrics day are falling on the same date. As excited as I am for eating Gujiya (Indian sweet empanadas), sev (Spicy noodles made from chickpea paste) and lots of other food items especially made during festival of Holi, I am equally looking forward to see pictures of my friends and chicago river being green! [click to continue…]
Risotto – Rich-creamy-carb loaded-unhealthy-comfort food. That is what most of us think of when we think of risotto. FALSE. PERIOD.
I do agree that lot of risotto’s do contain loads of cheese and butter which imparts them their creamy texture and most importantly their flavor and I of all people never ever shy from enjoying my food. [click to continue…]
SPINACH + YOGURT + CHICKPEA FLOUR = Weird combo, right?
Not when it combines and yields this beautiful golden pot of Indian soup/”Kadhi” as called in India. Growing up, I shared a love/hate relationship with Kadhi. The most popular way of enjoying this delicacy was and is with chickpea flour fritters dunked in hot soup of yogurt & chickpea flour along with spices. [click to continue…]
Addicted to thai food?
Do you find yourself making reservation to your next door thai restaurant every friday night?
No more! If you are like me, who loves thai food more than anything else, (well not to forget my love for doughnuts, bagels, enchiladas, quesadillas, pizzas of all sorts, subs, tacos!), will [click to continue…]
It’s Monday today and that calls for some energy boosting smoothie. A long week with tons of work deadlines so I would suggest you grab a glass of this smoothie and get to work. [click to continue…]
Valentines day is around the corner and I believe there will some souls out there who must be all geared up but what about people like us?! No need to worry, here I have selected few items which I am sure will appeal to all foodies.
Valentines day is around the corner and I wonder what you all have planned for your valentines. We have not planned anything so [click to continue…]
I consider tortilla making a weekend project. I always like making a bunch of them and storing them for use throughout the week. Not that they take much time, [click to continue…]
Hope you guys had a fun filled Sunday. We were too worn [click to continue…]
Expecting guests for Super Bowl Sunday? Let me guess. You had a super busy week and you no longer feel like throwing a party to a hungry crowd and you have no idea where to start. I often see my friends and family dealing with this problem and some of them don’t like the idea of buying ready made food [click to continue…]