To me, the word ‘authentic’ means barely anything when it comes to food, and I am sure you would agree with me. Recipes change as they move from person to person and places. Recipes evolve, from one recipe to another. I am happiest and never stressed out when I am in my kitchen all alone. It’s … Continue reading Carrot Halwa Spring Roll
It has become my signature chocolate peanut butter chips cookie recipe! This is the 7th time I am baking a batch of them during this month December. Now that’s what I call festive spirit in true sense. Eggless, delicious, out of this world! From the time since I had made these cookies for the … Continue reading Chocolate Peanut butter Chip Eggless Cookie
Super Chocolaty Crispy cookies are hard to resist. If you are a chocolate lover you will absolutely love them. Cookies are one of my favorite things to bake, eat, and gift. There’s nothing like the look on someone's face when you present him or her a fresh batch of homemade chocolate chip cookies. Warm, crisp and sweet … Continue reading Best Double Chocolate Chip Cookies
Thinking about the time spent with my Alisar friends or fondly called Alisar gang, when I used to live in Hoora area of Manama, always fills me with nostalgia. The sweet and snack shop Rangoli - our favorite- was just down the road, occupying one of the many streets of Hoora. Oh! how we would … Continue reading COCKTAIL ALOO KACHORI ( Potato stuffed savory flat bread puffs)
"I am done with parties! No seriously, and done with eating too, phew!!" My stomach yelled at me, cried and made me cry too " For God's sake please please have pity on me! you are eating what not, right from veggies to meat... desserts and even sweets. Gosh! you do not spare the mouth fresheners either. … Continue reading Crispy Fish Bites
While I was waiting in queue of a cash counter in a hyper market, which I hate to do in the peak hours of evening during Ramadan, my eyes caught the cook books on display nearby. I randomly picked up one and browsed through the same. While going through the pages, this recipe caught my attention. By this time it was … Continue reading Apple, chocolate & nutty galettes. Just the apples, chocolate, puff pastry and your magic does it all!!!
Its that time of the year again, when shops, supermarket, and hypermarkets in particular, wear a festive look with colourful posters, banners, and irresistable offers and dispalys of various items and you know ramadan is round the corner and once Ramadan sets it can Eid be far behind. Here I bring you quick lip smacking Ramadan … Continue reading FALAFEL- My Turkish Falafel, yumminess that cannot be resisted!
Take regular Dosa to a whole new level. Breakfast to me is the most important meal of the day and I don't mind taking efforts to prepare one. I even don't mind waking up half an hour early to have a good satisfied breakfast. Here's a healthier take on a classic dosa. I don't say traditional … Continue reading Healthy Quinoa Dosa with fresh fenugreek leaves and onions
If you happen to go to Lisbon, you will hear everyone talking about one thing and that is "Pasteis de Nata". A typical portuguese pastry, a kind of mini tartlet with flan or creamy custard, served warm with cinnamon and icing sugar.The cream pastries are one of the most popular specialities of Portuguese … Continue reading Pasteis de Nata – Traditional Portuguese custard tarts
There is nothing like a pan of extra fudgy chocolate walnut brownies cooling on a rack filling the house with good smell, said my elder daughter Renee. Entering home after school, breathlessly opening the door and saying wow!!......... This is something I enjoy seeing the happiness and the broad smile on their faces,when girls enjoying … Continue reading Fudge Chocolate Walnut Brownie