Goan Prawn Curry

Ingredients– 500 gm prawns 1/2 tsp cumin seeds 1/2 tbsp coriander powder 1 tbsp red chilli powder 1/2 tsp turmeric powder 1/2 tsp pepper powder 4 garlic cloves 2+3 green chillies 1 cup scraped coconut 1/2 cup shallots, sliced 2 tbsp ginger, sliced 1.5 cups coconut milk 1/2 cup tamarind water from a ball of…

Egg Sandwich

Ingredients– 4 slices soft white bread 2 boiled eggs 30 gm softened butter Freshly ground black pepper Salt to taste Method– Trim the edges of the bread and set aside Chop the hard boiled eggs finely Whisk the butter in a bowl Add the chopped eggs Add pepper and salt Put this mixture between the…

Dalia Khichdi (Broken Wheat Khichdi)

Ingredients– 1/4 cup Dalia (broken wheat) 1/4 cup moong dal (skinned yellow lentils) 1 medium onion, chopped 1 tsp grated ginger 1 green chilli slit 1/2 cup chopped tomatoes 1/2 – 1 cup mixed vegetables chopped (carrots, peas, beans, cauliflowers) 1/2 tsp chilli powder 1/2 tsp cumin seeds 1/4 tsp turmeric powder 1/2 tsp salt…

Green Fish Curry

Ingredients– 4 pieces fish Salt to taste 1/2 tsp + 1/4 tsp turmeric powder 1/2 tsp cumin powder 2 small onions, grated 3 green chillies 1/2” piece of ginger 5-6 cloves of garlic 1 medium tomato A big handful of coriander leaves 1/4 cup mint leaves 1/2 tsp cumin seeds 3 tbsp mustard oil Method…

Sindhi Kadhi

Ingredients– 2 tbsp refined oil 3 tbsp besan (gram flour) 1 tsp fenugreek seeds 1.5 tsp turmeric powder 3 litres water 2 potatoes, cut in large chunks 1 drum stick 1 small cauliflower 100 gm peas 100 gm okra Salt to taste 2 lemon sized balls of tamarind, soaked in 1 cup warm water for…

Seyal Fish (Fish in Onion Tomato Masala)

Ingredients– 6 pieces fish 1 medium potato, sliced in thin rounds 7-8 cloves of garlic, minced 3 large onions, finely chopped 2 medium tomatoes, chopped 2 green chillies, chopped 1 tsp turmeric powder 1 tsp coriander powder 1 tsp red chilli powder Salt to taste 4 tbsp vegetable oil Chopped coriander leaves for garnish Method…

Keema Paratha (Mutton Mince Paratha)

Ingredients– For the Dough – 2 cups whole wheat flour 1/2 tsp salt 2 tbsp vegetable oil + more for frying For the Filling – 2 tbsp vegetable oil 1/2 cup chopped onions 1 tsp ginger garlic paste 300 gm keema (minced mutton) 1 tsp coriander powder 1 tsp red chilli powder 1/2 tsp turmeric…

Orange Cake

Ingredients– 1 1/3 cups all purpose flour 3 tbsp cornflour 1.5 tsp baking powder 1/4 tsp baking soda 114 gm softened butter 3/4 cup + 2 tbsp granulated sugar 1.5 tsp orange zest (can be increased) 1/2 tsp lemon zest 2 large eggs 1/2 tsp vanilla extract 3/4 cup freshly squeezed orange juice For the…

Chilli Coriander Chicken Curry

Ingredients for marination – 1 kg chicken 1 tsp turmeric powder 1 tsp red chilli powder 1/2 tsp salt Other Ingredients– 1 tbsp coriander seeds 2-3 green cardamoms 6-7 black peppercorns 1 tsp cumin seeds 5-6 garlic cloves 1” ginger 5-6 green chillies 2 dry red chillies 4 medium sized onions A handful of coriander…

Khatta Meetha Kaddu (Sweet and Sour Pumpkin Curry)

Ingredients– 500 gm pumpkin 2 tbsp oil A pinch of asafoetida powder 1/2 tsp fenugreek seeds 1/2 tsp mustard seeds 1/2 tsp cumin seeds 1 dry red chilli 1/2 tsp turmeric powder 1 tsp red chilli powder 2 tsp amchur powder (dry mango powder) 1 tsp ginger powder 2 tsp sugar Salt to taste Method…