• Badami Haalu / Almond Milk

    Badami Haalu / Almond Milk

    Bangalore has been moody for the last two days, it has been nice and rainy and now it's going through a sultry phase. Which I absolutely dislike, Yes! I'm one of those people who loooves the rain. Watching it rain, the smell of rain and decorating puddles with tiny paper ...

  • North Indian Style Chana Masala / Chickpea Curry

    North Indian Style Chana Masala / Chickpea Curry

    I don't know what it is about the chickpea, but I absolutely love it, all forms of it, whether it is in a salad or in form of usli (or Sundal in Tamil). I had been craving channa chaat for a while now, I really wanted to make the gravy ...

  • Karnataka Style Carrot Haalu / Carrot Milk

    Karnataka Style Carrot Haalu / Carrot Milk

    With summer starting off at Bangalore, we are looking at a hot, dry summer this year. With the summer, all the cool drinks, smoothies, popsicles come out to help us deal with the heat. The carrot milk is my mother's speciality, it's something she always makes during summer. When I ...

  • Peas Masala and moving back home

    Peas Masala and moving back home

    After living on my own for couple of years, I finally moved back home. Ever since I moved back I haven't cooked as much, I'm not sure if it's just the 'back home' feeling or just sheer laziness or may be a bit of both. I had started missing cooking ...