• 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 ...

  • North Indian Style Methi Paratha ( Fenugreek Flatbread)

    North Indian Style Methi Paratha ( Fenugreek Flatbread)

    Being a South Indian, stuffed or any other form of paratha always called for excitement in our household. The earliest memory I have of a paratha is of Aloo Paratha ( Stuffed Potato flatbread) is when my mum used to pack aloo paratha for me when I was probably in ...

  • Andra style Palak Pappu

    Andra style Palak Pappu

    When I used to live in Chennai, I used to walk to office. A luxury that I miss dearly. On my way back there was an old couple who used to sell different types of leafy veggies. Each day there were different varieties of them. About two three times a ...

  • 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 ...