Tandoori Chicken

View my step-by-step video               I love love love Tandoori Chicken. If you make this by slathering chicken with a store bought spice and yogurt, you are not alone, but if you want to try something amazing this recipe is for you. Tandoori is derived from the work Tandoor … Continue reading Tandoori Chicken

Beef Chilly Fry – Quick Pressure Cooker Recipe

View my step-by-step video           I never met a Chilly Fry I didn’t like. There are so many ways to make a chilly fry and I have a few variations on my channel and blog. A few weeks ago I made my friend Viola Gardonis’s Beef spread for Sandwiches. When she … Continue reading Beef Chilly Fry – Quick Pressure Cooker Recipe

Kofta Makhni – Buttery Meatball Curry

View my step-by-step video             A few years ago I chanced upon a video on Youtube for Jhinga Makhni by one of my favorite Indian chefs Sanjay Thumma of Vahrehvah.com Makhni, comes from the work butter and is similar to a preparation of Butter Chicken. Most of this recipe is … Continue reading Kofta Makhni – Buttery Meatball Curry

Beef Sandwiches – Potted Beef Spread

View my step-by-step video       My friend Viola Gardonis is famous for her Beef Sandwiches. Wherever she goes, there is a tray of neatly cut triangles with a delicious creamy filling. She told me they were super simple to make and sent me the recipe, you know the kind with no weights or … Continue reading Beef Sandwiches – Potted Beef Spread

Kingfish Caldine -Caldeen – Caldinho

View my 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 … Continue reading Kingfish Caldine -Caldeen – Caldinho

Gourmet Hot Dogs

View my step-by-step video Happy National Hot Dog Day!           Summer screams for Hot Dogs and this year I’m giving these humble Hot Dogs a gourmet spin. Just using toppings, I made a Thai Red Curry Dog, Nacho Dog and a Shawarma Dog. I used Chicken Franks in these recipes, but … Continue reading Gourmet Hot Dogs

Lahmajoun – Turkish Pizza

View my step-by-step video           This delicious recipe brings back my wonderful memories of Istanbul, Turkey! Lahmajoun is a meat flatbread pizza. All the ingredients are ground up together and spread over a thin pizza base and baked till crispy. Cheese is not added typically to this pizza. In Istanbul, you … Continue reading Lahmajoun – Turkish Pizza

BBQ Chicken Cafreal

View my step-by-step video               Beloved to Goa on the Konkan coast of India is the iconic Chicken Cafreal. Not much has been documented about this recipe made with whole roasted and ground spices like Peppercorns, Cloves, Cumin seeds, Cinnamon and Poppy seeds, Vinegar, Green Chillies, Ginger & Garlic, … Continue reading BBQ Chicken Cafreal

Kimchi Fried Rice

View my step-by-step video       If you love Kimchi, you’re definitely going to LOVE this Kimchi fried rice. Kimchi typically made with cabbage but not exclusively. It is brined and fermented. Recently my friend Chef Sang Kim popped into my kitchen and showed me how to prepare Kimchi. It’s a bit of work, … Continue reading Kimchi Fried Rice

Tangdi Kebab – Kalmi Kebab

View my step-by-step video     Tangdi in it’s simplest translation means leg and refers to the leg of a Chicken. This BBQ Chicken preparation is either marinated in a cream base(Kalmi), Red spice blend(Tandoori) or a Green spice blend(Hara). Sometimes, just the drumstick is served and other times you will get the drumstick and … Continue reading Tangdi Kebab – Kalmi Kebab