Recent Posts

Chickpea Avocado Salad with Yogurt Honey Dressing

Chickpea Avocado Salad with Yogurt Honey Dressing

Chickpea avocado salad is a perfect summer salad recipe that makes for a filling, nutritious and wholesome weekday meal in itself or as a part of a meal. If you are looking for vegetarian salad ideas or wondering what protein to add to make your 

Poha Chivda

Poha Chivda

Poha chivda is a traditional Indian dry snack mix made of flattened rice, peanuts, fried gram, dry fruits, dried coconut and spices. This recipe is easy to make, completely pan-roasted, low on oil, and gets done in less than 20 minutes. Vegan, gluten-free and made 

Paneer Sandwich (Bakery-style Masala Toast)

Paneer Sandwich (Bakery-style Masala Toast)

A delicious Indian sandwich recipe made of paneer (Indian cottage cheese), vegetables and a few Indian spices. It makes for a filling high-protein breakfast or snack, and a great kids-friendly finger food. This paneer sandwich recipe is basically Karnataka’s popular Iyengar bakery-style toast with a 

Strawberry Lassi

Strawberry Lassi

Strawberry lassi is a perfect spring or summer drink made of only three ingredients- strawberries, yogurt and honey. It is a fruity twist to the popular Indian drink ‘lassi’. Easy to make and so refreshing for those warm afternoons, especially when strawberries are in season. 

Mavinakayi Chitranna (Raw Mango Rice)

Mavinakayi Chitranna (Raw Mango Rice)

Mavinakayi Chitranna or raw mango rice is a delicious rice recipe from Karnataka, that is a mandatory Ugadi festival dish. It is tangy, spicy and flavorful, and is perfect for lunch box or dinner. Check out this traditional Karnataka style raw mango rice recipe which 

Instant Pot Black Eyed Peas Curry (Indian Lobia Curry)

Instant Pot Black Eyed Peas Curry (Indian Lobia Curry)

Instant pot black-eyed peas curry is a healthy Indian curry made with black-eyed peas, onion, tomato, and Indian spices. This popular north Indian lobia curry can be made quickly in the instant pot with minimal preparation and steps involved. It is vegan, gluten-free and can 

Nuchinunde Recipe

Nuchinunde Recipe

Nuchinunde or nuchina unde is a healthy, protein-rich Indian breakfast or snack recipe that is vegan and gluten-free. Nuchina unde is a combination of two words, nuchu and unde which translate to nuchu (nucchu) = small broken pieces of grains or lentils and unde = 

Maddur Vada Recipe

Maddur Vada Recipe

Maddur Vada or Maddur Vade is a savory fried snack popular in Karnataka- This south Indian snack is made with a combination of all-purpose flour (maida), semolina (rava), rice flour, onions, and a few spices. Traveling in trains between Mysore and Bangalore was (is) never