Rice and Lentil Porridge -Instant Pot Khichdi

Rice and Lentil Porridge -Instant Pot Khichdi is quick and easy to make. It’s a one pot rice and lentil Instant Pot meal. There’s something special about eating khichdi on a cold winter day. Khichdi is meant to be a fairly mild, but the flavor of ghee and turmeric is deep. Oh so deep. As a child, cold days of winter would often begin with the wonderful smell of khichdi cooked in the pressure cooker.  What is Khichdi? Khichdi is …

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Yogurt Lotus Root Curry – Instant Pot Kashmiri Nadru Yakhni

This quick and easy Yogurt Lotus Root Curry – Instant Pot Kashmiri Nadru Yakhni is the answer to your week night dinner. And it is made in the Instant Pot! What is lotus root/lotus stem? Even though they are known as lotus “roots”, they are actually the stem of the plant that can grow up to 4 feet, modified for underwater growth. The actual roots are fine and thin and are found below the stem. The lotus root aka the …

Instant Pot Butter Chicken – Instant Pot Murg Makhani

Instant pot   Butter Chicken – Instant Pot Murg Makhani or as everyone around me calls it “the restaurant style butter chicken recipe” is a creamy saucy chicken curry with warm spices and tomato sauce.  The flavors in this recipe are a dazzling escape unto themselves and this dish is ready in under 30 minutes. Without taking much time from your busy schedule, you can make this chicken rather quickly. And guess what NO ONIONS! If you have been following …

Air Fryer Paneer Tikka – Stuffed Paneer Tikka

Learn how to make Air Fryer Paneer Tikka – Stuffed Paneer Tikka with this easy and yummy recipe! Paneer tikka can get boring at times. But no worries! What if I told you that you could have the most unbeatable, unparalleled, flavorful, and the easiest EVER paneer stuffed tikka…A quick 40 minute weeknight meal…with super simple steps?? I’m tellin’ ya. This crisp-on-the-outside, stuffed on the inside paneer is about to change your life. Serve over rice and with veggies, or …

Instant Pot Lemon Rice – Fenugreek – Methi Lemon Rice

This instant pot  Lemon Rice – Fenugreek – Methi Lemon Rice is delicious, aromatic, and bursting with flavors. Lemon rice is one of those items that my family eats on a regular basis. Adding fenugreek leaves to it makes it fragrant and flavorful. Ingredients needed for the Instant Pot Lemon Rice – Fenugreek – Methi Lemon Rice? I like to make this dish with long grain Basmati rice. The tempering ingredients needed for this recipe are: mustard seeds, raw cashew …

Instant Pot Mushroom Curry – Spicy Kashmiri Mushroom

This Instant Pot Mushroom Curry – Spicy Kashmiri Mushroom isn’t fancy or elaborate. It is simple, and yet really shines in its simplicity. An easy dish made with only 4 spices! This dish is ready in under 30 minutes. What do I need to make Instant Pot Mushroom Curry – Spicy Kashmiri Mushroom? An instant pot of-course! Spices: ground fennel, ground ginger, ground cumin and Kashmiri chili powder. Yogurt: The yogurt needs to be at room temperature. Keep 3 tablespoons of yogurt …

Air Fryer Shrimp Tikka – Hariyali Shrimp Tikka

This Air Fryer Shrimp Tikka – Hariyali Shrimp Tikka recipe is easy enough for a quick weeknight dinner. This recipe is skimpy on prep time and splendid on flavor. The meaning of tikka is an Indian dish made with small pieces of meat, sea food, chicken, or vegetables marinated in a spice mixture. Hariyali means green. Authentic hariyali tikka is usually made with shrimp marinated in plain strained yogurt and spices, char-grilled in a clay oven known as a tandoor …

Instant Pot Sukhe Cholay -Chole Methi Palak

Pack in the protein with this Instant Pot Sukhe Cholay – Chole Methi Palak recipe. This instant pot recipe is special to me because it’s one of the few recipes my entire family loves. Flavorful and protein-packed this chickpea recipe is perfect for any day of the week! What sort of chickpea should I use for Instant Pot Sukhe Cholay -Chole Methi Palak ? I use dry Kabuli chana also known as garbanzo beans for this recipe. I soak the …

Air Fryer Hariyali Chicken – Hariyali Chicken Tikka

This Air Fryer Hariyali Chicken – Hariyali Chicken Tikka rivals any Indian restaurant! Why go eat out when you can outdo restaurant style chicken at home??? The meaning of tikka is an Indian dish made with small pieces of meat, chicken, or vegetables marinated in a spice mixture. Hariyali means green. Authentic hariyali chicken tikka is usually made with chicken marinated in plain strained yogurt and spices, char-grilled in a clay oven known as a tandoor for remarkable barbecue flavors. …