Egg · Indian · Konkani · Mangalorean · Non Vegetarian · Quick Bites · Sides · Starters

Egg Sukka


We had a potluck at a friend’s place to celebrate the launch of my Facebook Page Keli Paan… I prepared this for the occasion… For a person who has been born and brought up in the tropical coastal region, coconut tastes yummy with just about anything. Sukka is a very famous dish prepared by the… Continue reading Egg Sukka

Indian · Main Course · Rice · Vegetarian

Sweetcorn Biryani


I was going through my fridge.. thinking of what to cook for dinner. Living in Glasgow.. don’t have too many options I can choose from when it comes to vegetarian. Found some sweetcorn.. thought why not make Biryani.. had a craving for Biryani before I had started my hunt in the fridge.. :)) But please… Continue reading Sweetcorn Biryani

Indian · Main Course · North Indian · Quick Bites · Sides · Starters · Vegetarian

Chatpata Methi Aloo


K’s love for sabzi roti is much more than his love for authentic Iyengari food.. Oops I hope I don’t get to bear some brunt of his anger, for saying this..    I wanted to prepare something a little different from the usual Aloo Methi. I love innovating. This did turn out yummy. The traditional… Continue reading Chatpata Methi Aloo

Curry · Main Course · North Indian · Vegetarian

Lobia Dal


Being born and raised in South India I was not exposed much to North Indian dishes, other than the typical dishes served in North Indian restaurants which obviously did not include some of the easy and lovely homemade dishes in their menu like the Lobia Dal. Tasted this brilliant yet simple dal for the first… Continue reading Lobia Dal

Quick Bites

Arasi Paruppu Saadam


This recipe is a good old recipe from Tamil Nadu. Mum & all her siblings as they have been brought up in Tamil Nadu prepare this often at home. My cousins tell me that Tamilians cook this for breakfast as well. It has both rice & tur/toor dal, similar to a North Indian Khichdi recipe,… Continue reading Arasi Paruppu Saadam