Rogan Josh

View my step-by-step video           In memory of Sunanda Pushkar Menon My memories of Rogan Josh takes me back to my Dubai days with my boss and friend Sunanda Pushkar Menon. She was a proud Kashmiri and would present her Rogan Josh at every potluck gathering. We used to joke that … Continue reading Rogan Josh

Ragda Pattice

Potato Patty (recipe below)   White Pea(Vatana) Curry (Sorry I wasn’t able to recover this picture) Date & Tamarind Chutney (recipe below) Green Chutney (recipe below) Ragda Pattice are a typical Mumbai street food snack. Potato patties are topped with a white pea also known as ‘Vatana’ curry, garnished with date and Tamarind chutney, ‘sev’ … Continue reading Ragda Pattice

Hariyali Boti Kebab

View my step-by-step video     Hariyali boti kebabs are simply little chunks or boti of Chicken good in a green or hara spice bend. This kebab is similar to other kebab recipes that I have made like the Hara kebab or the Pahadi Kebab. Coriander and Mint are ground up together with green chilli, … Continue reading Hariyali Boti Kebab

Silken or Reshmi Chicken Kebabs – Mild and tender chunks of grilled Chicken

View my step-by-step video                 Reshmi or Resham in Hindi means silk and these kebabs with their delicate taste and texture feel like silk in your mouth. This Mughlai Kebab is insanely popular. It’s served on it’s own and is also always included in a Kebab platter together … Continue reading Silken or Reshmi Chicken Kebabs – Mild and tender chunks of grilled Chicken

Mutton BIRIYANI recipe- Lamb BIRIYANI – Easy meat recipe

View my step-by-step video   You’re going to love this recipe for Mutton Biriyani … this is one of the Biriyanis that is on that Biriyani hall of fame. There are so many different types of Biriyani, and depending on where you’re from, the taste is different even though the ingredients are practically the same. … Continue reading Mutton BIRIYANI recipe- Lamb BIRIYANI – Easy meat recipe

Chicken TIKKA

View my step-by-step video When it comes to popular Indian kebabs, Chicken Tikka is right up there. Typically these kebabs are boneless and cooked in a clay oven or a tandoor. The marinade and method of cooking is very similar to Tandoori Chicken that is usually served bone in. I’d like to believe that this … Continue reading Chicken TIKKA

Crispy Rice Flour & Lentil Chaklis

This is one of my favorite snacks! It’s cripsy and delicious and you cannot stop eating it. This is pretty popular all over India and goes by so many names, Chakli, Sakli, Murukku, Chakri. The recipe also varies quite a bit, some are made with rice flour and some are made with flour. I’ve never … Continue reading Crispy Rice Flour & Lentil Chaklis

Boneless Chicken Biriyani

Watch my step-by-step video Biriyani is a legendary recipe from India, Pakistan and the neighboring countries. Half cooked Basmati rice is cooked with the steam from a Chicken or meat gravy and the results are delicious. Although there are many ways and techniques to make a Biriyani today I’m going to show you my potluck … Continue reading Boneless Chicken Biriyani

Biriyani Masala

View my step-by-step video Make your own Biriyani spice blend for consistent and gluten free results. This is made by grinding together black cardamoms, cinnamon, cloves, mace, peppercorns, dried fenugreek, dried pomegranate, coriander seeds, star anise and black cumin seeds. Chilli powder, Turmeric and sliced dried prunes are folded in. This is also a great … Continue reading Biriyani Masala

Chukander Gosht

View my step-by-step video Chukander is the Hindi and Urdu name for Beets and Gosht is meat. I literally stumbled upon this recipe one day while looking for a way to combine my extra beets with a meat dish. I tried a few different recipes using both beef and mutton and finally settled on a … Continue reading Chukander Gosht