Kothimbir Vadi

Kothimbir vadi is a delicious savory crisp snack made with gram flour (besan), coriander leaves and spices. It is commonly eaten in the Maharashtra state of India as a team time … Continue reading Kothimbir Vadi

Victoria Sponge Cake

I often do look for healthier substitutes for baking and avoid using refined flour and sugar in most instances. However, sometimes it also feels satisfying to enjoy a cake in … Continue reading Victoria Sponge Cake

Banana Puri

Puris are deep-fried bread made usually from whole wheat flour. I don’t often deep fry food as it is not the most healthy option and hence I had never made … Continue reading Banana Puri

Purple Carrot Halwa

Carrot or Gajar ka Halwa is one of the most comforting Indian desserts made during the winter season. It is a carrot based sweet milk pudding eaten all over India. … Continue reading Purple Carrot Halwa

Khatta Dhokla

Dhokla is a savoury steamed cake that is widely eaten for breakfast or tea-time snack in the western state of Gujarat in India. There are typically 2 common forms of … Continue reading Khatta Dhokla

Beetroot Paratha

I have a lot of beetroot at home so I was pondering on ideas on how I could use it. I thought of paratha (a spiced and flavoured flatbread) as … Continue reading Beetroot Paratha

Non-Fried Red Pepper Falafel

Falafel is a widely eaten across the Middle-Eastern as a snack or in a wrap. Traditionally, they are deep-fried balls made of chickpeas ground with a blend of herbs and … Continue reading Non-Fried Red Pepper Falafel

Sweet Baked Mathri

Mathri is a flaky biscuit from the north-west region of India. It can be made either sweet or savoury. I stumbled upon a live session on Instagram hosted by Chef … Continue reading Sweet Baked Mathri

Eggless Cinnamon Rolls

Cinnamon rolls are widely eaten as a sweet snack across Europe and America. They can be made with eggs or without. I have been craving Cinnamon Rolls for a while … Continue reading Eggless Cinnamon Rolls

Methi and Chilli Paratha

Paratha (a spiced and flavoured flatbread) is yet another staple in Indian households made with a whole wheat flour base. I chose to make fenugreek (methi) and chilli flavoured dough. … Continue reading Methi and Chilli Paratha

Red Lentil Crepe

Here is a healthy option for breakfast or evening snack with a slight twist. I have always made savoury crepes (chila) and eaten it with Coriander and Mint Chutney. However, … Continue reading Red Lentil Crepe

Tagliatelle Alfredo

Traditional Alfredo is a white sauce made from butter, cream and parmesean cheese. I used to make a lot of Alfredo sauce in university and this time I thought why … Continue reading Tagliatelle Alfredo