Raksha Kamat

I am originally from Goa. A Mom to a little daughter. A software engineer by profession and have a full time job at an MNC. I am a passionate food blogger who loves to cook, write about food, style it and click pictures of it. My recipes have been featured in Fortune Desi Bites, The Hindu - Young World and NDTV Good Times.

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Recipes and Articles by Raksha Kamat

Egg Hakka Noodles Recipe

Friday, 03 June 2016 00:51

Egg Hakka Noodles is an Indo-Chinese dish that is enjoyed all over the country. A healthy dish that contains different vegetables which supply ample amount of nutrients to the body. A simple dish that can be made in limited time. A big advantage is that kids will not make a fuss to eat vegetables. In ...

Published in Indian Chinese Recipes

Garlic & Ginger Spiced Potato Wedges Recipe (Baked)

Saturday, 28 May 2016 00:40

Garlic & Ginger Spiced Potato Wedges are a very simple recipe and easy to make. You will avoid eating those deep fried wedges in restaurants once you start making variations of baked potatoes at home. The baked potato wedges are crispy on the outside and tender and soft on the inside. You have ...

Fruit Sandwich Recipe

Saturday, 28 May 2016 00:26

Fruit sandwich makes a filling breakfast. Just cut the fruits, apply jam to the bread slices, and assemble the sandwich. You can have it just like that or grill and have it hot. Kids love this sandwich due to its sweet taste. So if you are looking for ideas to make your kids eat healthy food, this fruit ...

Published in Sandwich Recipes

Tofu Fried Rice Recipe

Friday, 20 May 2016 00:31

Tofu Fried Rice is a delicious Indo Chinese preparation of rice with vegetables and tofu. This one pot meal is easy to make and turns delicious. Tofu looks like paneer, but it is made from soya bean curd and is healthier than paneer. It is added to most of the Indo Chinese dishes. Did you know- Tofu ...

Prawn Masala Rice Recipe

Wednesday, 04 May 2016 00:47

Prawn Masala Rice Recipe is made using marinated prawns, veggies, spices and sauces. It is a great recipe if you are craving for something different which is made of prawns. You can have it for dinner and can pack in your lunch box too. Serve Prawn Masala Rice Recipe with green salad and raita ...

Palak (Spinach) Puri Recipe

Sunday, 01 May 2016 00:13

Palak Puri Recipe are not regular puri recipe, they are attractive and delicious made up of whole wheat and palak or spinach. These puris turn out to be green on adding spinach pure. Spinach is rich in iron and supplies enough nutrients.Consumption of spinach regularly protects us from certain types ...

Published in Puri Recipes

Boiled Egg White Sandwich Recipe

Tuesday, 26 April 2016 00:00

Boiled Egg White Sandwich is an another healthy snack or breakfast option which you can make in a jiffy. I made this sandwich without egg yolk to reap maximum health benefits. Addition of cheese is an optional and you can even replace cheese with 2 tablespoon mayonnaise. Eggs are rich in proteins and ...

Published in Sandwich Recipes

Futi Kadi Recipe

Friday, 15 April 2016 00:27

Futi Kadi or Phuti Kadi is a kokum kadi made with the combination of kokum and water. Since, no coconut milk is added to this kadi, it is called futi. You can call this as sol kadi without coconut milk. This drink is very good for digestion. Normally Goans have sol kadi with coconut milk or this futi ...

Published in Smoothies and Juices

Egg Butter Masala Recipe

Thursday, 14 April 2016 00:46

Egg Butter Masala (Egg Makhani) is similar to Paneer butter masala. The butter masala is a delicious creamy curry which is mildly spiced. To the same gravy you can either add paneer or boiled eggs. Since it is mildly spiced, it can even be given to kids along with plain rice or rotis. The creaminess ...

Published in Fish Recipes

Mooga Gathi (Sprouted Moong In Coconut Paste) Recipe

Friday, 08 April 2016 00:35

Mooga Gathi or Mooghache Gathi is a traditional Goan dish usually served in temples. This dish is made using green gram or moong sprouts in a delicious coconut gravy which is tempered with mustard leaves and curry leaves. This is a pure veg dish made without using onion and garlic. Yet, this dish tastes ...

Published in Indian Curry Recipes

Broccoli Egg Bhurji Recipe

Thursday, 31 March 2016 00:50

When we love to cook, we often experiment different dishes in our kitchen. Egg is one such versatile food which can be paired with any vegetable and a delicious recipe can be prepared. Broccoli Egg Bhurji is one such recipe, which is a combination of scrambled eggs and broccoli. This recipe is perfect ...

Published in Egg Recipes

Rawalpindi Style Chole Recipe

Thursday, 31 March 2016 00:22

Rawalpindi Style Chole is a dish made with chickpeas which belongs to the Rawalpindi region in Pakistan. Pind means village and Rawal is a region in Pakistan, hence the name is Rawalpindi Chole. Pindi chole is made with white chick peas or kabuli chana, onion, tomato, ginger garlic paste and lots of ...

Published in Sabzi Recipes

Pumpkin Wade (Sweet Pumpkin Pooris) Recipe

Sunday, 27 March 2016 00:29

Pumpkin Wade, also known as Dudyache wade can be made both sweet and spicy. These wadas are very similar to the Mangalore buns which are sweet in taste. These sweet wade are a great way to eat pumpkin and a twist to your regular vegetable. After making the pooris from the dough if some extra dough remains, ...

Published in Indian Snack Recipes

Pumpkin Halwa (Kaddu Ka Halwa) Recipe

Monday, 21 March 2016 00:44

Pumpkin Halwa or Kaddu Ka halwa is a North Indian dessert which is typically cooked during the festivals or fasting days. This halwa is very simple to make. We can make it just like carrot halwa with khoya or condensed milk. An Addition of khoya makes the halwa delicious and nutritious. Even pumpkin ...

Goan Pumpkin Sabzi Recipe

Tuesday, 08 March 2016 00:04

Goan Pumpkin Sabzi is yet another delicious and healthy dish that we make in Goa especially on the vegetarian days. Try this recipe to give a twist to your regular pumpkin sabji. It is even enjoyed by the kids because of the sweet taste of pumpkin. Did you know- Pumpkins are considered to be a super ...

Published in Sabzi Recipes

Eggless Whole Wheat Banana Muffins Recipe

Tuesday, 01 March 2016 00:36

Wondering what to do with ripe bananas? No, do not discard them. Instead make these healthy, delicious and nutritious Eggless Whole Wheat Banana Muffins. This recipe can be prepared with ingredients which are normally available in everyone's kitchen. These can be packed in the kids snack box too as the ...

Published in Cake Recipes

Cabbage & Dal Stuffed Paratha Recipe

Tuesday, 01 March 2016 00:18

Cabbage & Dal Stuffed Paratha is a healthy breakfast option and is packed with nutrition. It is a perfect nutritional combination of cabbage and yellow moong dal. This recipe is also perfect to be served in your kids lunch box. If you like this recipe, you can also try Hara Dhania paratha Palak ...

Published in Paratha Recipes

Cauliflower And Methi Paratha Recipe

Monday, 29 February 2016 00:19

Cauliflower And Methi Paratha is a perfect breakfast for your family as it is healthy and tasty at the same time. Not only breakfast, you can have this delicious paratha for your dinner too. It's a very good way to include some green vegetable like methi in your children diet. This recipe is also perfect ...

Published in Paratha Recipes

Cold Pasta Salad With Potatoes And Green Peas Recipe

Thursday, 25 February 2016 00:43

Cold Pasta Salad With Potatoes And Green Peas Recipe is an Italian salad which you can serve for parties or have it as an evening snack. This recipe is very simple to make. Children love boiled potatoes and hence you can combine them with pasta and pack into their snack box too. Serve  Cold Pasta ...

Published in Pasta Recipes

Strawberry Salsa Recipe

Monday, 22 February 2016 00:01

Strawberry Salsa recipe is nice to try when you want to munch on sweet and tangy strawberries.  The strawberries are tossed with bell peppers and lettuce seasoned with salt, pepper and lemon juice.  Serve Strawberry Salsa along with Homemade Nachos for a quick snack.  You ...

Masala Carrot And Peas Sandwich Recipe

Tuesday, 16 February 2016 00:45

Carrot and Peas sandwich makes a healthy breakfast or snack option for kids as well as adults. A sandwich with such healthy ingredients is a win-win situation for both the parent and the child. You can pack this sandwich in the kids lunch box or serve it for breakfast. Evening snacks can be made healthier ...

Published in Sandwich Recipes

Capsicum Curry Recipe

Sunday, 14 February 2016 00:34

Capsicum curry is a delicious, rich and creamy curry which is made with coloured bell peppers. One can give this delicious recipe a try if you want to make something different using bell peppers. This dish is a winner when served with hot phulkas or lachha parathas. If you like this recipe, you can ...

Published in Sabzi Recipes

Broccoli And Aloo Lifafa Paratha Recipe

Monday, 01 February 2016 00:41

Broccoli And Aloo Lifafa Paratha Recipe is a paratha which is stuffed with the goodness of broccoli and potatoes. Lifafa here means envelope of paratha which is filled with Broccoli and potato mixture. Delight your guests by serving these Broccoli And Aloo Lifafa Paratha Recipe as it ill be something ...

Published in Paratha Recipes

Goan Mushroom Xacuti Recipe

Friday, 29 January 2016 00:46

Goan Mushroom Xacuti is an authentic Goan traditional dish which tastes the best when cooked using wild or forest mushrooms, which are available during the rainy season. On the other hand Xacuti is a Goan Masala with certain blend of spices which is extremely popular across India and is used to prepare ...

Published in Indian Curry Recipes
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