Butter Chicken Biryani | Singapore Style Easy Biryani Rice

butter chicken biryani

Singapore, being such a cultural melting pot, has a lot to offer in the food scene! There are so many local delights as well as cuisine-fusion varieties available. The Chinese, Malay and Indian as well as the Peranakan food stalls Continue reading


Quick Sambar | Speedy Breakfast Recipe

Quick Sambar | Speedy Breakfast Recipe For those of you who love to have idli or dosa for breakfast, here is a Quick Sambar recipe. Made with just whole, peeled shallots and potato, it is very easy to make. God Continue reading


Malabar Fish Curry with Coconut Tamarind and Tomato

malabar fish curry with coconut tomato and tamarind

Malabar Fish Curry with Coconut Tamarind and Tomato   Kerala is known for its delicious fish and seafood. There are so many varieties of fish curry that are so very delicious. While in many curries, ‘kudampuli’ or gambooge is used, in Continue reading


Kozhi Ada | Mini Fried Chicken Dumplings

kozhi ada recipe

Kozhi Ada | Mini Fried Chicken Dumplings   Hi everyone! Let me take this opportunity to wish you all a very HAPPY NEW YEAR. Thank you to all my blog readers who sent in comments and wishes.. I have been Continue reading


Vanpayar Ularthiyathu | Brown Bean and Shallots Mash

Vanpayar Ularthiyathu

Vanpayar Ularthiyathu | Brown Bean and Shallots Mash Vanpayar Ularthiyathu is the classic Kerala comfort food. The ‘brown beans’ (red cow peas / red gram / ‘red chawli’) are a brownish version of the ‘green bean’ or whole ‘mung dal’. Continue reading


Fish Roe Fry | Kerala Palinjeen Fry

fish roe fry

Fish Roe Fry | Kerala ‘Palinjeen’ Fry Fish Roe Fry is a favorite in our house. Whenever I get good fish roe (Fish Eggs), I usually prepare it in this way. Both female fish roe (Hard Roe) and male fish roe (Soft Continue reading


Delicious Green Chutney | Green Coriander Dressing

delicious green chutney for sandwiches

Delicious Green Chutney | Green Coriander Dressing This is my take on a Delicious Green Chutney or ‘Dahi Wala Hara Chutney’. My recipe is slightly different, but give you a perfect, creamy sauce like chutney that is perfect for all Continue reading


Rogan Josh | Kashmiri Mutton Curry

Rogan Josh | Kashmiri Mutton Curry

Rogan Josh | Kashmiri Mutton Curry   This is the hugely popular Mutton Curry from the beautiful Kashmir Valley.  One of the menu items  of the ‘Kashmiri Wazwaan’, the traditional Kashmiri banquet. Rogan Josh was bought to Kashmir by the Mughals. Continue reading


Easy Chicken Tikka Sandwich Baguette

chicken tikka sandwich baguette

Chicken Tikka Sandwich Baguette   This is my version of an easy Chicken Tikka Sandwich Baguette. Who can resist delicious Chicken Tikka? Well this is a simplified but delicious version made into a  hearty sandwich. Crusty Italian Bread or Baguettes will be Continue reading


Mung Dal Tadka – Perfectly Cooked and Seasoned Lentils

mung dal tadka

Mung Dal Tadka – Perfectly Cooked and Seasoned Lentils What is it about the humble dal, that  makes it a comfort food that transcends cultures? Simple, healthy and just plain delicious.  Let’s take a look at the different elements to Continue reading