Green Masala Chicken Curry

Watch my step-by-step video This has always been one of my favorite staple curries. The magic lies in the green masala that I often prepare ahead. The curry is spiced right up and then cooled right down with some coconut milk. Print Yum Green Masala Chicken Curry Ingredients 1/2 recipe Green Masala (approx 1 cup) … Continue reading Green Masala Chicken Curry

Tava Chicken

View my step-by-step video Popular in India, this recipe is made using marinated chicken cooked with onions and spices.  My friend Sheela Sonawane shared this recipe with me and I was fascinated to see ingredients like onions and coriander cooked in different ways in the same prep. While this was being prepared, my son who is … Continue reading Tava Chicken

Chicken Korma – Tender chicken in a creamy gravy

Watch my step-by-step video When it comes to a Korma recipe, there are so many variations from the use of yogurt, cream, nut pastes and coconut cream. Some gravies are dark and earthy and others are light and creamy. This recipe uses cashew nut paste that makes this gravy creamy and luxurious. If you love … Continue reading Chicken Korma – Tender chicken in a creamy gravy

Vindaloo or Vindalho paste

Watch my step-by-step video If you’re familiar with Indian food, you must know that Vindaloo is one of the most famous curries from Goa. With it’s origins from Portugal, the cuisine from Goa is famous for it’s curries made with a combination of chillies, spices and vinegar. This Vindaloo recipe is my mom’s. Kashmiri Chillies … Continue reading Vindaloo or Vindalho paste

Mild Chicken Curry With Yogurt

Watch my step-by-step video Eating a chicken curry doesn’t have to have you breathing fire like a dragon. This curry is mildly spiced and finished with yogurt. Print Yum Chicken Curry With Yogurt Ingredients1 whole chicken cut into pieces Juice of half a lemon 2 tsps of ginger and garlic paste 1 tsp each turmeric, … Continue reading Mild Chicken Curry With Yogurt

Fish Caldine or Caldinho

Watch step-by-step video I am originally from Goa, so I love to make dishes that I’ve tasted growing up. This Fish Caldine or Caldinho as it’s known to the Portuguese purists, can also be prepared with Shrimp or Veggies is a mild and mellow curry compared to many other more fiery Goan curries. Typically local … Continue reading Fish Caldine or Caldinho

Jhinga Makhni – Shrimp cooked in a buttery curried gravy

View my step-by-step video Jhinga Makhani is a very popular Indian curry where Jhinga or Shrimp is cooked in a well balanced buttery gravy. I learned how to make this gravy from the very talented Sanjay Thumma of vahrehvah.com.  This base gravy is so delicious that you can use this to also make fish, crab … Continue reading Jhinga Makhni – Shrimp cooked in a buttery curried gravy

Prawn Masala

 View my step-by-step video instructions As long as I can remember, Prawn and Shrimp have been the center of our family’s menu. My father’s side of the family comes from Goa surrounded by beaches so seafood is always the protein of choice. My mom’s side are based in Mumbai, also on the coast and famous … Continue reading Prawn Masala