Peas puff (Mutter Karanji)

Peas are rich source of protein. They are called mutter in Indian languages. We commonly use it in vegetable gravy, snacks and rice dishes. Ingredients For covering All purpose flour 1cup Salt Oil (hot) 1spoon Ajwaein in hindi (bishop’s weed or carom in English) few seeds crushed Water For stuffing Blanched Green peas 1cup Grated

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Puran poli

Puran poli is a dessert which is specially made during  festival of colors called Holi in India. It is actually one of my all time favorite comfort food. It tastes wonderful!! The word Puranpoli consists of actually two words Puran is the sweet filing we insert in the dough to make poli (roti) which means

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Vegetarian Samosa

I was surprised when I had seen vegetarian samosa in a Italian salad shop called Le Appétit in Copenhagen, Denmark. Samosa’s are commonly found in any part of India. It’s a cheap snack found in road-side, sea-side food stalls, hotels and restaurants. It’s a tasty snack eaten with tea or coffee in office canteen too.

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Vegetable fried rice

Fried rice is very commonly ordered and eaten in any restaurant found here in India. The most common versions include the schezwan fried rice and the chicken fried rice while Vegetable fried rice is the easiest form. Many who cannot handle the dryness of fried rice consume with a gravy. Since vegetable fried rice is

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Restaurant experience: Kobe Sizzlers

Restaurant Name: Kobes Sizzlers Place: Kormangala, Bangalore, Karnataka I had never been to a place before which specializes only in sizzlers. This was an interesting experience. Boiled, slightly charred vegetables and a patty with French fries were the common contents.  Ordering french fries instead of mashed potatoes was a good decision. I ordered Vegetarian Satellite

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Mauritius food experience

Few days back, I was in Mauritius!  We were staying at Le Telfair Golf and Spa resort at the South Coast of the island. This resort is part of Heritage group of resorts. What a beautiful place to stay when in Mauritius. I cannot forget the welcome drink (in above picture) given at the reception

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