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Savory Butternut Squash ~ Achari Kaddu

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Fall or autumn, however you know it is the season of pumpkins and squash. Butternut squash is a beautiful vegetable that takes on the flavour of any tempering. Presenting an easy achari recipe to last you through the season!

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Besan Ladoos

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Little balls of flavour to light up your Diwali! Besan ladoos are typical winter fare in north India. Find two of my favourite versions in one recipe.

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Coconut Rice Pudding 

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A soulful dessert that will just as easily satisfy those late night sweet cravings and impress dinner guests!

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Pesto Farfalle Con Uovo

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If you are like me- seeking comfort food at the drop of a hat- then you might enjoy the simplicity and high deliciousness quotient of this pasta. Besides the carbs packed in pasta,… Continue reading

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Sewiyan or Payasam~ sweet treat for festivals 

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A vermicelli milk pudding for your festive menus!

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Mahn di Daal aka Whole Black Lentils

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A delicacy that is so ubiquitous in north-western India, specifically Punjab that it’s taken for granted a dinner party in those parts will have it. Whole black lentils or sabut urad in Hindi… Continue reading

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Soya Chicken Thighs 

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Sometimes on a week night- scratch that- OFTEN- dinner is the last thing I want to worry about.  So a recipe that only needs  5 ingredients is the thing to save the day.… Continue reading

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Gingered Cherry Chutney 

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A savoury sweet chutney that will preserve the flavours of summer!

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Black Eyed Peas Minestrone 

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Did you ever think of black eyed peas/ Lobiya in minestrone? Well, now you can. This happy coincidence led to a delicious bowl of comfort. Read on to find out.

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 Puliyogare Masala Idli

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Sakshi’s dosa adventure got me hungry. To be entirely honest a jar of store bought dosa batter had been sitting in my fridge. And as they say, there’s no time better than the… Continue reading

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