Archana Doshi

Archana Doshi is the founder of Archana's Kitchen. Archana launched Archana's Kitchen in 2007 as a way to keep track of her and family's recipes, and along the way grew it into one of the most popular cooking websites in the world. Archana is dedicated to helping home cooks be successful in the kitchen. Archana says "I hope you enjoy cooking recipes from my website where the sole effort is to make cooking simple for you. When you try out one of our recipes, we are longing to hear back from you. Do take your time to come back and share your comments, as your feedback means a lot to me"

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Recipes and Articles by Archana Doshi

Weeknight Dinners: Pulao Kadhi, Kulith Dal, Thai Curry & More

Friday, 30 March 2018 17:06

This week, we have a delicious weekly dinner menu with recipes spread across various cuisines - Drumstick Sabzi, Sindhi Aam Papad Dal, Chana Dal Salad, Beet Salad, Thai Curry, Pasta & much more.

54 Indian Spinach Recipes & Keerai Recipes For Diabetes

Friday, 30 March 2018 10:50

With rampant growth if diabetes amongst Indians and rapidly-changing unhealthy lifestyles which includes a sedentary lifestyle with little physical activity, along with increasing intake of processed food items, we need to take a step back and reevaluate our lifestyles and how we treat our body.

Cheesy Loaded Nachos Recipes

Wednesday, 28 March 2018 09:00

This Cheesy Loaded Nachos Recipes is a must try recipe, that is enjoyed by both kids and adults. Crunchy flavoured corn chips also known as nachos are served with toppings of spicy beans, fresh tomato salsa,olives, and a homemade cheese sauce .  These Cheesy Loaded Nachos Recipes are ...

Published in Mexican Recipes

Eggless Banana Pressure Cooker Cake Recipe

Monday, 26 March 2018 14:48

The Eggless Banana Pressure Cooker Cake Recipe is a simple cake recipe that is made without eggs and without the use of an oven. When making a pressure cooker cake recipe, the important thing to note is that you need to have a cooker, which can take in a tall and wide cake pan. You can use the ...

Published in Cake Recipes

Baked Gobi Manchurian Recipe - Healthy Cauliflower Manchurian Recipe

Saturday, 24 March 2018 19:22

The Baked Gobi Manchurian Recipe is a wholesome and lip smacking recipe that is made from just 1 teaspoon oil. It's packed with flavors from ginger, onion, garlic & chilli sauce.  Gobi Manchurian is a very popular Indian Chinese (also known as Indo-Chinese) dish. Typically Gobi manchurian is ...

Published in Indian Chinese Recipes

Kesar Chai Recipe - A Delicious Saffron Flavored Indian Tea

Friday, 23 March 2018 09:00

Kesar Chai Recipe is a comforting drink had during a Tea Time snack or even for a morning breakfast. The addition of saffron strands while the water is boiling for the tea, gives the tea a deep orange color. Once you add the tea leaves, allow it to brew just a little to ensure the tea is light and does ...

16 Raw Jackfruit Recipes - A Superfood For Diabetes

Wednesday, 21 March 2018 16:01

A 3000 year old fruit, today is considered as one of the superfoods for diabetes. The raw jackfruit also known as the Kathal/ Chakka Pazham/ Bread Fruit is packed with a lot range of nutrients.  Jackfruit is one of the least known superfoods. It is high in fiber and hence offers higher satiation ...

Kesar Pista Lassi Recipe - Saffron & Pista Lassi Recipe

Friday, 16 March 2018 16:17

The Kesar Pista Lassi Recipe is a cooling summer drink made with fresh homemade yogurt, pista and saffron strands.This lassi makes a delicious and cooling drink after a spicy north indian meal and even the children will love it. Kesar Pista Lassi makes a perfect welcome drink when you have unexpected ...

Published in Indian Drink Recipes

How To Make Homemade Idiyappam Recipe - Rice Sevai Recipe

Friday, 16 March 2018 10:09

Homemade Idiyappam also known as Sevai, is a traditional South Indian recipe that is made from freshly ground rice using a traditional Sevai Maker.  Sevai also known as savory rice noodles is a tiffin speciality in Tamil Brahmin households. There are many variations to this classic breakfast sevai: ...

Milagu Keerai Poricha Kootu Recipe - Palak And Moong Dal Kootu

Thursday, 15 March 2018 10:00

The Milagu Keerai Poricha Kootu Recipe is a wholesome dish from Tamil Nadu which is packed with flavors from the roasted urad dal, black pepper which is ground along with coconut. Kootu is essentially a dal and vegetable combination which is coked with some everyday masalas. Did You Know- Amaranth ...

18 Healthy Kala Chana Recipes That Are Great for Diabetes & Cholesterol

Thursday, 15 March 2018 07:33

Chickpeas is also known as garbanzo beans and comes in a couple of different varieties - Kabuli Chana and Kala Chana. Chickpeas are a healthy way to add proteins to a diet.  In addition, black chickpeas/ kala chana are rich in fibre , iron, phosphorus, zinc, potassium, magnesium and a plethora of ...

Mushroom Masala Cheese Omelette Recipe

Wednesday, 14 March 2018 08:08

Mushroom Masala Cheese Omelette Recipe is a wholesome and high protein omelette that is packed with taste from mushrooms, green chillies and coriander. The addition of cheese adds to the creaminess and fluffiness.   Mushrooms are edible fungi and not vegetables as most may assume. ...

Published in Egg Recipes

Homemade Thengai Sevai Recipe - Coconut Idiyappam Recipe

Tuesday, 13 March 2018 09:09

The Homemade Thengai Sevai Recipe, is a traditional south indian recipe that is made from from freshly ground rice using a traditional sevai maker.  Sevai also known as savory rice noodles is a tiffin speciality in Tamil Brahmin households. There are many variations to this classic breakfast sevai: ...

सरागवो नु शाक रेसिपी - Drumstick Masala Sabzi

Saturday, 10 March 2018 10:10

सरागवो नु शाक एक गुजराती रेसिपी है जिसमे ड्रमस्टिक को रोज के मसालो के साथ पकाया जाता है. हम अक्सर ड्रमस्टिक का कढ़ी ...

20 Healthy & Delicious Indian Diabetic Recipes Using Ragi

Thursday, 08 March 2018 14:48

Ragi also known as the Finger Millet or Nachni is a widely grown cereal in Africa and Asia, one of those healthier options that needs to be included in our balanced diet. Ragi or finger millet is called a Super Cereal owing to its quality of nutrition especially a powerhouse of nutrition for ...

An Amazing Cooking Show Between Passionate Home Chefs & Professional Restaurant Chef's

Friday, 23 February 2018 10:31

I was surfing through the TV channels to see if there was any interesting cooking show, I found something really fun. It was a cooking show called The Chefs' Line. It’s an Australian series of the Reality Cooking Show which is about Home Chefs competing with Professional Chefs. This show is being ...

Guidelines for Healthy Eating Using Portion Control

Friday, 09 February 2018 11:00

Our eating habits have changed dramatically; with the advent of processed foods and our fast paced lifestyles, we have begun to fill ourselves up with highly processed snacking foods like chips, biscuits, desserts, aerated drinks and many more. This is happening sometimes purely due to lack of time but ...

सरसों वाली आलू भिंडी की सब्ज़ी रेसिपी - Aloo Bhindi (Recipe In Hindi)

Thursday, 08 February 2018 10:00

सरसों वाली आलू भिंडी की सब्ज़ी बंगाली डिश है जिसमे आलू और भिंडी को सरसों और खुस खुस के साथ पकाया जाता है. यह बनाने में बहुत ...

Tamatar Pyaz Ki Sabzi Recipe -Tomato Onion Sabzi

Tuesday, 23 January 2018 10:00

Tomatoes and Onions are staple vegetables that every home cook keeps in their kitchen. Tomatoes and Onions provide the base ingredient for a gravy or even a chutney that can be whipped up in no time. Keeping that in mind, here is a simple Tomato and Onion dish that most of us make to go with Rotis or ...

Cheesy Garlic Broccoli Nuggets Recipe

Tuesday, 16 January 2018 08:00

An appetizer for kids is made with the superfood vegetable ingredient Broccoli. These nuggets are both healthy and tasty, ideal for an evening time snack loaded with nutritional benefits from Broccoli. Kids love the Mozzarella cheese, so they will ask for more for these nugget bites and you will be ...

Thengai Paal Sadam Recipe - Coconut Milk Pulao

Sunday, 14 January 2018 10:00

Thengai Paal Sadam or Coconut Milk Pulao is a deliciously aromatic, mildly spiced one pot rice dish that is easy to prepare in a jiffy. Coconut milk is cooked along with the rice in a pressure cooker and later garnished with ghee fried cashew nuts. Coconut milk is easy to prepare at home and can ...

Chettinad Vegetable Biryani Recipe

Saturday, 13 January 2018 10:00

Chettinad Vegetable Biryani Recipe is a spicy one pot Biryani that is simple to make and delicious to eat. My father used to love eating this biryani and every other Sunday we used to step outside just to eat this biryani. It took me years to make this exact recipe and now I would like to share ...

Kothamalli Karuveppilai Sadam Recipe - Coriander And Curry Leaves Rice

Friday, 12 January 2018 10:00

Kothamalli Karuveppilai Sadam Recipe is a simple South Indian Style Coriander and Curry Leaves Rice which can be prepared for your Lunch Box. As it is easy to make and gets ready in no time, it is perfect for your busy days and can be eaten for your weeknight dinner too.  Curry Leaves and ...

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