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 …

Gujarati Kadhi – Yogurt Chickpea Flour Curry

Not only is this Gujarati Kadhi – Yogurt Chickpea Flour Curry delicious, it’s so easy and quick to make. It just takes some mixing and a bit of simmering until you’ve got a creamy, flavorful dish everyone will love! Best of all, this is made in under 20 minutes from start to finish. Ingredients needed to cook Gujarati Kadhi – Yogurt Chickpea Flour Curry  Plain yogurt (at room temperature), water, chickpea flour (besan), ground cumin, serrano peppers, oil or ghee, …

Kashmiri Turmeric Matar Paneer – Instant Pot Paneer

This Kashmiri Turmeric Matar Paneer – Instant Pot Paneer is an easy, quick weeknight dinner that’s loaded with peas and comes together in less than 10 minutes. This recipe is for those busy weeknights when you aren’t inclined to cook anything, but also don’t want to go out to eat. What paneer did I use for Kashmiri Turmeric Matar Paneer – Instant Pot Paneer? Paneer is amazingly versatile and adaptable. It absorbs the flavors of the spices it’s paired with. …

Avocado Lassi – Yogurt Avocado Smoothie

You need less than five minutes to make this easy Avocado Lassi – Yogurt Avocado Smoothie. This recipe is perfect for busy mornings. Additionally, it also makes a great afternoon snack. What is lassi? Lassi is a popular yogurt-based drink from the Indian subcontinent. It’s made in two distinct ways: sweet and salty (also known as chaas). The sweet version with added sugar balances the natural sourness of the yoghurt. Then there are varieties where you can often add fruits …

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 …

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 …

Spinach Pineapple Strawberry Smoothie – Green Smoothie

This Spinach Pineapple Strawberry Smoothie – Green Smoothie is my 7-year-old’s favorite green smoothie. Spinach Pineapple Strawberry Smoothie – Green smoothie is the perfect no-cook, healthy breakfast any day of the week. Flavorful and easy to make, it is a great way to get fruits and spinach into your day right off the bat! Dairy-free or NOT, a swift breakfast or snack the whole family will love. Costco is the best place I’ve found to buy bulk frozen fruit. This …