PAD THAI.. veg version!

Pad Thai a dish from Thailand which is made with loads of veggies, fish sauces, sea foods and topped generously with salted crushed peanuts. Made a cheaters veg version "Pad Thai" with ingredients available at home. Picked up few rare veggies like Bokchoy, bean sprouts, thai chillies, mushrooms from my recent trip back from … [Read more...]

GRILLED PINEAPPLE SALAD with DESI STYLE DRESSING

Grilled Pineapple Salad makes a grt crowd pleasing salad at parties. The sweet and tangy ness from the pineapple makes it a popular fruit. This salad can be made in umpteen variations it all depends upon our taste buds. Made a chatpatta dressing the desi way to go along with this salad.  What you need: 1 no - Pineapple, … [Read more...]

BLACK OLIVES HUMMUS N BROWN BREAD VEG SANDWICH

I have an addiction right now, quick hummus n sandwiches for dinner. It also makes a perfect snack box for kids n elders too.. Making them at home brings in lots of healthier options like fresh veggies, wheat or multigrain breads n homemade spreads. In Chennai sandwich sellers don't even know what is called as Brown Bread / … [Read more...]

INSTANT RAVA / SOOJI UPMA MIX

Upma(s) s one of the handy and saver tiffin variety for anytime of the day. SH loves em but implty wit more veggies.. at times in a hurry i don't find time to add veggies to my upma and jus make plain ones. This one made me to make some Instant Rava upma mix and freeze / refrigerate (depends on ur refrigerate condition.. mine … [Read more...]

WHEAT SEMIYA / VERMICILLI VEG PULAV

Whole Wheat Semiya / vermicilli.. tis one adds up to SH's fav.. Not many are aware of wheat vermicilli's avbl in stores and they end up buying the ones made with maida. Vermicilli with fresh veggies makes up a perfect and wholesome meal for any time of the day. Bored of repeating the usual upma style.. so attempted Vermicilli … [Read more...]