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Mulor shaak – Radish greens

Winter in tropics means an immense variety of leafy green vegetables along with innumerable fruits and other vegetables ❀️ And sometimes a simple meal is all I crave πŸ˜‰ Mulor shaak is a winter special and almost a delicacy.  Every … Continue reading

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Fish Rezala

I get so happy during winters ❀ πŸ˜‰ Crazy ? Yeah, sort of πŸ˜› But then residing in a hot tropical country, we highly appreciate the short winter months. Something to look forward to the entire summer. Winters also ensures … Continue reading

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Crispy potatoes

Potatoes, the universal favorite πŸ˜€ This is a cheat recipe πŸ˜‰ and goes well with chapatis, pooris and paranthas. Potatoes start tasting sweeter during the summers due to its’ long stay in the cold storage πŸ˜› So I wanted to … Continue reading

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Stir fried french beans

French beans have nothing french in it πŸ˜‰ because it is a widely cultivated green bean or string bean in India. May be their beany ancestors came from Europe, though am not sure. πŸ˜› Whatever it might have been in … Continue reading

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Winter Platter 5 – Stir fried french beans, Crispy potatoes, Dal shedho, Plain parantha and natal plum pickle

My 200th post !!! Phewww !!!! πŸ˜‰ As winter winds up, it ushers in the spring πŸ™‚ Time to wind up the platter series. This is the second -last installment for this winter. Presenting the Winter Platter 5 with Stir … Continue reading

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Matar ke chilke ki sabzi – Pea shells stir fry

I promised, I will be creating some popular and off -the -beaten- track recipes, before the winter winds up. πŸ˜‰ Today it is the latter option. Here I am with a uniquely rustic recipe of creating something lip -smacking with … Continue reading

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Matar paneer – Peas and Cottage cheese in gravy

Soon the fresh green peas will vanish from the markets Winters is the best time to enjoy a variety of vegetables, in a tropical country like India. Cooking is a delight during this season, so is eating πŸ˜‰ Before Some … Continue reading

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Amle ka achaar – Indian gooseberry pickle

Amla or Amlaki literally means ‘sustainers’. The Indian gooseberry are available in plenty during the winter months. They are not a favorite fruit because of it’s tangy taste, but comes packed with a long list of health benefits. This fruit … Continue reading


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Chicken Rezala

Chicken rezala, the name breathes of Nawabi food. Rich, creamy and flavorful. It is laborious, time consuming with a fabulous end result. Mughals not only left their mark on our landscape, but also in our food, language and culture. The … Continue reading

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Fenugreek Salad

Fenugreek, an excellent remedy for lowering cholesterol and blood sugar, treating skin inflammations and good for lactating mothers. Moderation is the keyword to good living. Fenugreek does have a few side effects, if consumed or used irrationally. Fenugreek seeds and … Continue reading

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