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  • Chicken and Almond Salad with Mint-Cilantro Dressing

    Chicken and Almond Salad with Mint-Cilantro Dressing

    Here is an easy-to-make, fresh, and healthy salad recipe. This salad is ideal for a quick, weeknight dinner, and makes it a tasty, satisfying meal. This recipe is gluten-free, and paleo friendly. Sliced cucumber, carrots, cherry tomatoes, and shredded lettuce provides a fresh, nutritious base. Almonds add an element of ...

  • Sriracha Fried Chicken

    Sriracha Fried Chicken

    There is something about fried chicken! It doesn't matter how often you have one, it doesn't matter how many varieties you try, you can never say no to a hot, crispy piece of fried chicken. I came across sriracha sauce for the first time during one of my work travels ...

  • Sweet Modak with salted cardamom sauce

    Sweet Modak with salted cardamom sauce

    Modak is an ultimate festive treat. Rice flour dumplings filled with a jaggery and grated coconut filling, and cooked over steam, this is a great Indian dessert you can fall in love with! There is a small twist in this "take-it-easy" recipe. Instead of using cardamom in the filling, I ...

  • How to clean crab?

    How to clean crab?

    All seafood lovers will know that crab is an amazing seafood. Crab meat has a soft, delicate, out-of-the world sweetness making it the king of seafood. They are cooked and enjoyed in several ways - crab cakes, bisque, soups, or Asian favourites like Indian crab masala, crab curry, Singapore chilli ...

  • Creamy Ginger Prawns (Shrimp)

    Creamy Ginger Prawns (Shrimp)

    What memories does a tasty plate of seafood evoke? Is it about seashores, or great beaches where you have been to, or fun times at some fantastic vacations, or a great restaurant you have visited? This recipe is inspired by many Asian prawn (shrimp) recipes that I have come across. ...

  • Paneer Butter Masala

    Paneer Butter Masala

    When you go to a restaurant for a celebratory dinner, there is one dish which always finds a place in your order. It is the rich, creamy, Paneer Butter Masala. There aren't many dishes that are popular with vegetarians and non-vegetarians alike. Everything about this desi delicacy is celebratory. The ...

  • Caramel Custard

    Caramel Custard

    If you want to make a beautiful, elegant dessert without having to worry about spending a lot of time executing it, look no further! Caramel Custard is that ultimate delight!! Made with ingredients that you'll always have handy at home, this classic pudding is a visual treat and offers a ...

  • Pappada Vada (batter fried papad)

    Pappada Vada (batter fried papad)

    This recipe, like the homemade cutlet, is from a walk down the memory lane. While growing up, summer vacations always involved spending a few weeks at our grandparents' place. This meant getting to play from dawn to dusk with our cousins, running around the fields, cycling, fishing, playing on a ...

  • Homemade Fish Cutlet/Croquette

    Homemade Fish Cutlet/Croquette

    While we were growing up (and even now), my parents were always against junk (fast) food. They firmly believed, rightfully so, in the importance of having tasty, healthy, home-cooked food. My mom was a stay-at-home mom, and she used to cook all these great snacks that we gorged on after ...