Instant Pot Masala Khichdi – Gujarati Vaghareli Khichdi

This Instant Pot Masala Khichdi – Gujarati Vaghareli Khichdi recipe is easy and delivers awesome results. Don’t settle for a bland Khichdi! Make it right and you’ll have everyone requesting for seconds. No Indian food blog would be complete without a Khichdi recipe, and so I perfected this one. Khichdi is one of my all-time favorites and I hope it becomes prominent in your kitchen as well. What type of lentils have I used for Instant Pot Masala Khichdi – …

Gujarati Bhindi – Easy Okra

Gujarati Bhindi – Easy Okra is one of my favorite side dishes. It’s the perfect accompaniment to roti or steamed rice. This recipe has very few ingredients and it’s very easy to make. The pairing of okra and Indian spices is classic. What ingredients do I need to make Gujarati Bhindi – Easy Okra? Okra (bhindi), oil, cumin seeds, serrano pepper, salt, ground turmeric and red chili powder.  How do I make this recipe? In this Gujarati Bhindi – Stir …

Bharwan Mirch – Gujarati Stuffed Peppers

I love stuffed peppers and in this Bharwan Mirch – Gujarati Stuffed Peppers recipe, Anaheim peppers are stuffed with a mix of ground peanuts, chickpea flour, and spices. Anaheim peppers: Anaheim peppers are large California chile peppers with a mild flavor and a low heat level that’s tolerable for most people. They are available in most grocery stores. How to make Bharwan Mirch – Gujarati Stuffed Peppers: Rinse and pat the peppers dry. Lay the pepper on its side. Cut …

Bharwa Aloo Baingan – Instant Pot Gujarati Eggplant Curry

This Bharwa Aloo Baingan – Instant Pot Gujarati Eggplant Curry is a popular Gujarati dish. Tender potatoes and eggplants stuffed with a spicy peanut and chickpea flour mix cooked in the instant pot, this hearty dish is stuffed with flavor! Eggplants needed for Bharwa Aloo Baingan – Instant Pot Gujarati Eggplant Curry: You will need Indian eggplants. Purple and spherical, Indian eggplants  – also known as baby eggplants – can be found in Indian grocery stores. They are small with …

Spicy Coconut Fish Curry – Instant Pot Fish

This delicious, easy, tender, Spicy Coconut Fish Curry – Instant Pot Fish infused with coconut takes under 20 minutes and a handful of ingredients. Pair with rice and vegetables for a healthy weeknight dinner. Fish type for Spicy Coconut Fish Curry – Instant Pot Fish This recipe is inspired from Mangalorean food. The traditional way of making this fish curry is to grind the whole spices. I have tried to simplify the steps and whip a quick and easy dish …

Instant Pot Cashew Rice – Kaju Pulao

Instant Pot Cashew Rice – Kaju Pulao is the perfect side for any meal. It’s full of flavor, and so irresistibly delicious.   Ingredients needed for Instant Pot Cashew Rice – Kaju Pulao Ok, let’s get right to it.  Here is the ingredient list. Ghee: Yes, ghee. I have made versions of rice using various oils, and have realized that rice tastes so much better with ghee. And also makes everything brown up perfectly. Basmati rice, onions, ginger garlic paste, serrano peppers, whole raw …

Blueberry Avocado Spinach Smoothie

This Blueberry Avocado Spinach Smoothie is the perfect healthy breakfast or snack idea. Moreover, a fruit / spinach smoothie is a delicious way to power up your day. Furthermore, you can modify this recipe with soy milk, skim milk, or other non-dairy options. As far as I’m concerned, smoothies are win-win in our household. The recipe I’ve included for this Blueberry Avocado Spinach Smoothie is relatively easy and quick— why complicate things unnecessarily? Ingredients needed to make Blueberry Avocado Spinach …

Baingan Bharta – Scrambled Stir-Fry Eggplant

Baingan Bharta – Scrambled Stir-Fry Eggplant is a great Indian eggplant recipe to always keep on hand. Perfectly roasted eggplant is cooked in onions, tomatoes and a few spices and served as a side with chapati (tortillas) or rice. Eggplant also known as baingan in Hindi is a very popular vegetable in Indian cuisine. What ingredients do I need to make Baingan Bharta – Scrambled Stir-Fry Eggplant? 1 large eggplant, oil of choice, cumin seeds, ginger garlic paste, onion, tomatoes, …

Avocado Spinach Banana Smoothie – Green Smoothie

This creamy Avocado Spinach Banana Smoothie – Green Smoothie is easy to make, requiring just a few ingredients. Moreover, it is perfect for a simple on-the-go breakfast. Ingredients needed to make Avocado Spinach Banana Smoothie – Green Smoothie Banana: I love to incorporate a ripe banana in a smoothie. Bananas add the sweetness to the smoothie and offset the nuttiness of the avocado. But if you want it sweeter you could add sugar. Almond milk: My smoothie-go to. This is …