Thursday, 27 November 2014 13:21

Kung Pao Tofu is a traditional chinese dish that is stir fry made into a spicy sauce combined with peanuts, vegetables, tofu and chilli peppers. Although the dish is found throughout China, I believe there are regional variations of this dish that is typically less spicy than the Sichuan. The combination of stir fried vegetables along with the nutrition and protein packed Tofu makes this dish wholesome and delicious when served along with brown rice.  I have made modifications to add some pumpkin and red peppers, to make it more wholesome.

Tuesday, 25 November 2014 07:50

The Grilled Eggplant Roll Recipe Recipe is a delicious roll where the eggplants are roasted and wrapped with herbed and julienned carrots, flavored with parsley and pesto. The warm roasted carrots wrapped along with the grilled eggplants enhances the flavor of this delicious roll. Serve the Grilled Eggplant Roll with Spicy Herbed Carrots as a heallthy appetizer for your parties.

Monday, 24 November 2014 09:57

The Peanut Chilli Dipping Sauce Recipe is a delicious appetizing dip that can be used in multiple ways. It can act as a curry sauce for curries or as a dip for Momo's, Satays and many other appetizer. The blend of coconut milk, along with schezwan sauce and peanut butter makes this dip lip smackingly good.

Wednesday, 26 November 2014 13:07

The Honey Glazed Roasted Carrots recipe is a simple, nutritious way to cook your carrots that can be served as an appetizer of as a side dish for dinners.  The honey glazed carrots also makes a great snacking option for kids lunch boxes. Roasting carrots intensifies their flavor and balsamic vinegar make them deliciously sweet and sour. During winters in India, the market is flooded with so many varieties of carrots, it a good idea to pick the tender and medium sized carrots that dont have the yellowish center.

Tuesday, 25 November 2014 05:31

Charred Corn and Radish Salad is a salad that is bursting with fresh flavors from the grilled corn. When the corn is grilled and added to a salad you will discover whole new flavor of charred corn along with radish that adds the to freshness. This simple and easy to make salad can be made for parties or evening snacks and also can be used as stuffing for vegetarian wraps/tacos. The Charred Corn and Radish Salad Recipe can also be made for the cold winters; all you have to do is serve it warm.

Tuesday, 18 November 2014 08:15

The Creamy Roasted Pumpkin Risotto Recipe is a classic Italian dish that is made from creamy arborio rice risotto flavored with pumpkin puree. This risotto makes a perfect dinner idea for the cold winter night. The combination of garlic, roasted pumpkins, full flavored vegetable stock makes this Risotto a classic.

Tuesday, 25 November 2014 09:12

Tofu and Chickpea patty is a healthy snack or appetizer option which is made using mashed tofu and chickpeas and flavored with coriander, green chilies and a few masalas. The good part of this recipe is that you can modify it to suit your liking and reduce or increase the amount of spices according to your taste. You can make the mixture to make these patties before hand and fry whenever you are ready to serve them. Here is the recipe.

Thursday, 20 November 2014 04:11

Broccoli and Paneer paratha is a simple and easy to make recipe that is perfect for a breakfast or for kids a lunch box. Broccoli has many health benefits including cancer prevention, cholesetrol control and it is also a very powerful antioxident. Including broccoli it in our diet in any form is highly recommended. Whenever you find that fresh broccoli is in season you must try this recipe, its wholesome, packed with nutrition and is delicious too.

Monday, 03 November 2014 05:12

Yoga is a systematic discipline and an amazing inward journey that illuminates the practitioner’s life beyond pain and suffering. It is a soothing balm that heals and strengthens and way of life that moulds the personality of the practitioner, bestows love, knowledge, wisdom and good health. Practicing yoga provides relief for many health issues like headaches, arthritis, back pain, high blood pressure, diabetes and other ailments, caused due to high stress and unhealthy lifestyles. It also removes negative emotions and ego, develops confidence, and promotes peace and lasting happiness.