Banana Pudding with Custard Powder

BANANA PUDDING WITH CUSTARD POWDER

Banana Pudding with Custard Powder (with slideshow)   This Banana Pudding with Custard Powder is a perfect sweet dessert made by layering Vanilla wafers, Sliced banana, Whipped Custard-Cream-Cheese and topped with a little fresh whipped cream. Banana Pudding is another Continue reading


Chunky Beef Stew| Classic American Comfort

chunky beef stew

  Chunky Beef Stew   The classic American Chunky Beef Stew is a meal in itself. Tremendously comforting with  some homemade bread, buttermilk biscuits or dumplings. I remember having beef stew in the winter months while growing up in Dhahran, where Continue reading


American Potato Salad | Quick Salads

american potato salad

American Potato Salad | Quick Salads with Video   Growing up, I always came home to delicious food every day. My mom will always be the best cook to me.. I admit during my teenage years, I was quite fussy Continue reading


Bbq Chicken Burger with Homemade Barbecue Sauce

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Bbq Chicken Burger with Homemade Barbecue Sauce Bbq Chicken Burger with Homemade Barbecue Sauce – is made absolutely from scratch. From the Patties –  to the Sauce  – to the Bun! Didn’t I do a good job with those burger Continue reading


Spaghetti Alla Puttanesca

Spaghetti Alla Puttanesca

Spaghetti Alla Puttanesca   Spaghetti Alla Puttanesca is very quick pasta dish to prepare when you are desperate for time, but still want something  a little tangy, salty and savory. The typical ingredients are tomatoes, anchovies, capers and olives. (Good Continue reading


Hummingbird Cake – One Glorious Cake

hummingbird cake

Hummingbird Cake – One Glorious Cake   One thing is for sure, this cake will make you hum with delight. Is that why it is called the Hummingbird Cake? It was actually named so, in a 1978 edition of Southern Living Continue reading


Patatas Alioli – Spanish Tapas

patatas alioli tapas

Patatas Alioli – Spanish Tapas Over the last decade or two, Tapas have gained world wide popularity. These ‘small bites’ of Spanish origin showcase racy and contrasting flavors, a good dose of extra virgin and pure olive oil, obsessive use Continue reading


Palak Chicken Quesadilla – Mexico meets India

palak chicken quesadilla

Palak Chicken Quesadilla This Palak Chicken Quesadilla is one of those fusion recipes that work!   If you have left over Palak Chicken or even Palak Paneer, this is a delicious way to re-vamp the dish for the next meal. Continue reading


Hungarian Chicken Paprikash – Csirkepaprikas (with dumplings)

Hungarian Chicken Paprikash - Csirkepaprikas

Hungarian Chicken Paprikash – Csirkepaprikas  Hungarian Chicken Paprikash (Paprikás Csirke) is one of the most popular dishes in Hungary.  This Magyar Dish, consists of slowly cooked – ‘bone-in’ chicken. The chicken is cooked in a Hungarian Sweet Paprika and Sourcream ( Tejföl / Smetana) based Continue reading


Mu Shu Chicken & Chinese Pancakes

mu shu chicken recipe with pancake

Mu Shu Chicken & Chinese Pancakes Mu Shu Meat dishes are one of the staples of American Chinese Cuisine. This Mu Shu Chicken recipe  has chicken stir fried with mushroom, wood ear mushroom (black fungus), cabbage and carrot. You can also Continue reading