We are all in this craziness together so why not make the most of your time at home. Sprouting mung or moong beans can be a fun way to teach your kids about the germination process and involve them in the kitchen and cooking. It will also save you some money. Just one cup of dry moong beans can yield a bucket load of sprouts. Use sprouted mung in salads or quick stirfrys or make…"Stay Home, Stay Safe and Sprout Mung Beans"
Pomfret, also known as Paplet Hooman or Pompano, is a popular choice of fish for Goan cuisine. With very little marination time as well as cooking time required, this aromatic coconut based Pomfret fish curry recipe is a must try. Serve it with hot rice or roti. In case you can’t get a hold of pomfret, try these substitutes: sea bass, red snapper, flounder, small grouper, tilapia, cod, haddock, or any white flesh fish."Goan Pomfret Fish Curry"
Stuffed paratha are always a special treat. They serve their purpose of being the bread (or vehicle) part of a traditional Indian meal, but with their own unique twist. Many things are used to stuff paratha and raw papaya is definitely a great option. Similar in texture to radish (or mooli), shredded raw papaya is shredded, seasoned with just a few key ingredients and stuffed into chapati dough. The final product is so flavorful that…"Raw Papaya Stuffed Paratha"
Kadle Manoli or Kala Chana and Tindora curry is a very popular Mangalorean recipe. The different textures of the chana and tindora or tendli, along with the fragrant aroma and complex flavors of the fresh roasted spices and coconut make this curry a family favorite. Enjoy it with plain white rice or with chapati or roti."Kala Chana & Tindora Curry – Mangalorean Kadle Manoli"
One of the most iconic recipes in Maharashtrian cuisine is Varan (yes, you’ve probably never heard that word being associated with Daal before ?)!!! It is true, ask any Maharashtrian!!! Every family has their own version and their own little variation that exemplifies ‘comfort’, ‘home’….now who would pass up on a dish like that?"Return of Varan (Daal) Flashback from 2007 to NOW!"