Cucumber Tomato Cilantro Salad – Spicy Salad

This super easy Cucumber Tomato Cilantro Salad – Spicy Salad is a family favorite recipe that we have been enjoying for years. It is a great side for just anything. I like to serve it alongside rice, tortillas or even grilled chicken. Finely chopped vegetables like cucumber, tomatoes, bell peppers, carrots, onions, and cilantro are tossed in lemon juice. Salt and pepper and added along with Serrano peppers. This salad is a total classic in India. People make different versions …

Coconut Cilantro Chutney – Green Coriander Chutney

Coconut Cilantro Chutney – Green Coriander Chutney This Coconut Cilantro Chutney – Green Coriander Chutneyis delicious and spicy. It can be paired with grilled chicken, paneer, and naan. Chutney is a sauce or a dry base for a sauce, originating from the Indian subcontinent. Chutney can be made from fruits, vegetables, herbs, vinegar, yogurt, sugar, and spices. There are several variations of chutney’s for instance ground peanut chutney, mint dip, cilantro yogurt dip, tomato relish, and spicy coconut cilantro.   What do …

Instant Pot Boiled Potatoes – Perfectly Boiled Potatoes

Potatoes are guaranteed to be everyone’s favorite side dish, or main dish. They are so amazingly delicious and completely addictive! It is so easy to make these Instant Pot Boiled Potatoes – Perfectly Boiled Potatoes. Instant Pot Boiled Potatoes – Perfectly Boiled Potatoes can be used for a variety of recipes. I use boiled potatoes to make stir fried potatoes, spicy potatoes, or potato and peas curry. Instant Pot  Boiled Potatoes – Perfectly Boiled Potatoes are very easy to make. Firstly, …

Instant Pot Tofu Bhurji – Indian Style Scrambled Tofu

I have recently developed a love for tofu. Since figuring out that it tastes so good, I’ve been grilling it, eating it in salads, and making curry. I can’t get enough of the stuff. This Instant Pot Tofu Bhurji – Indian Style Scrambled Tofu is very easy to make and is delicious. And, you need an Instant Pot of course. What type of tofu do I use for Instant Pot Tofu Bhurji – Indian Style Scrambled Tofu? I prefer using firm …

Air Fryer Spicy Okra – Air Fryer Sukhi Bhindi

This appetizing Air Fryer Spicy Okra – Air Fryer Sukhi Bhindi recipe made in the Air Fryer is for everyone. Air fried okra with hints of green peeping through are so inviting. Are you concerned about okra being slimy? Do not worry! The air frying process does take away the sliminess that okra frequently has. With air fried okra and the right spices, you can enjoy its extraordinary flavor—augmented with a touch of ground coriander, ground cumin, mango powder, and …

Spicy Tomato Brown Rice – Instant Pot Tomato Rice

Brown rice gets a makeover with tomatoes, onions and spices with this Spicy Tomato Brown Rice – Instant Pot Tomato Rice. I’m excited to share this healthier version of tomato rice recipe with you. Traditionally this recipe is made with white rice. In the last couple of weeks, I’ve been doing my best to cook nutritious and wholesome foods, and when I do that, I sometimes fall victim to the bland/flat food rut. Please tell-me you’ve been there too? Turning …

Brown Rice Chana Pulao – Instant Pot Brown Rice Chickpea

Looking for a simple and easy to make brown rice recipe? Try this perfectly fluffy Brown Rice Chana Pulao – Instant Pot Brown Rice Chickpea Pilaf What ingredients do I need to make the Brown Rice Chana Pulao – Instant Pot Brown Rice Chickpea Pilaf? Ghee, bay leaf, star anise, cloves, cinnamon stick, cumin seeds, onion, ginger garlic paste, tomato, ground turmeric, kashmiri chili powder, garam masala, dry mango powder, ground coriander, ground cumin, salt, Serrano pepper, cilantro and lemon …

Instant Pot Rava Upma – Sooji Upma – Semolina – Suji

Enjoy a delicious bowl of Instant Pot Rava Upma – Sooji Upma – Semolina – Suji. This smooth, mildly flavored, and savory thick-porridge takes about 20 minutes from start to finish and is the perfect way to start your day. It can be enjoyed as a breakfast or an evening snack. What is Sooji? Sooji is granulated wheat and is also known as semolina or rava. People in northern India call it sooji, while people in southern India call it …

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 …