Pumpkin Erissery 🎃

Got a super quick, healthy & delicious pumpkin dish on the onset of Halloween. A lovely pumpkin dish from Kerala, Pumpkin Erissery is served as part of an Onam sadya. A very common side dish served up with steamed rice and dal. Recipe: Ingredients: • 300 grams of Pumpkin, peeled and chopped into 1/2 inch…… Continue reading Pumpkin Erissery 🎃

Sindhi methi aloo palya ðŸ¥”🍃

Started the day off with an extremely simple Methi aloo Palya. Methi/fenugreek leaves are extremely nutritious, fighting cholesterol and blood sugar levels. Not to mention adding a fantastic flavour to dals, fish and other meats and in this case, palya. Paired with potatoes/Aloo, this dish is one of the most common household dishes in India.…… Continue reading Sindhi methi aloo palya ðŸ¥”🍃

Goan chorizo pulao ðŸ›

I have been eating Goan chorizo all my life- as a marinade for a chicken, sautéed with vegetables or in a gravy, accompanied with a pao or even dal and rice. But i was only recently introduced to the chorizo pulao!! There are a good number of pulao recipes that were passed down to me,…… Continue reading Goan chorizo pulao ðŸ›

Mama’s Methi Mackerel ðŸŸ

My mum makes this for us at home on a Friday night. Fresh Mackerel, Methi (also known as Fenugreek) leaves and a whole bunch of spices. Super super healthy and delicious! This is all that needs to be said. Recipe: – Mackerel 1kg -Methi leaves 1-2 bundles depending on size of the bundle -Onions 3…… Continue reading Mama’s Methi Mackerel ðŸŸ

Homemade snacks: Chaat

Chaat: a savoury snack served from food stalls in India. Chaat contains a little bit of everything, fresh vegetables, sweet, spicy & tangy sauces, fresh yogurt and a whole lotta crunch! The monsoons have struck with full effect and so I decided to stay in and make this chaat with a couple of basic ingredients.…… Continue reading Homemade snacks: Chaat

Weekend meal preps turned mid weeks dinner – 3🥘 

Marinades! I’m a big fan and I love how versatile a good marinade can be. Marinades are Great to slather on some meat for a mid week BBQ, to be added with some coconut milk and turned into a curry and can also be used to fry up some mince to be used in a…… Continue reading Weekend meal preps turned mid weeks dinner – 3🥘 

Soup & Starters

Having something simple on the tummy after a weekend indulgence doesn’t mean it has to skimp the flavours. And with the Winter at hand, a hint of heat and spice is always welcome! I love a good soup! In any form-creamy, crunchy, brothy! Man oh man! A good soup can make my day! And if…… Continue reading Soup & Starters