Chicken Shawarma Hummus

Click here to watch my step by step video! I grew up in the Middle East in Abu Dhabi where Shawarma stalls graced every nook and cranny. When I think about a Shawarma, I think about the fresh pita, covered with creamy hummus, spiced chicken, pickled turnips and fresh herbs. This appetizer can be prepped … Continue reading Chicken Shawarma Hummus

Sabudhana Vadas – Tapioca Pearl & Potato patties

View my step by step video Sabudhana wadas are an incredible Indian street food snack that hails from Maharastra that  is vegetarian and also gluten free. In North America, tapioca is all the rage from Tapioca snacks to bubble tea. In India Sabudhana or Tapioca pearls have been enjoyed for generation as a snack, breakfast … Continue reading Sabudhana Vadas – Tapioca Pearl & Potato patties

Butter Mushroom Masala

View my step by step video If you love Mushrooms, you will love how they taste smothered in a spicy Butter Masala.  Very similar to Butter Chicken, this vegetarian version uses juicy Mushrooms instead. This Lent, I am Vegetarian and I have to admit that I haven’t been eating as many veggies as I should … Continue reading Butter Mushroom Masala

Kul Kuls – Deep fried traditional cookie

Watch my step by step video KulKuls are a traditional fried cookie made by Christians in India.  I have kept close to my heart for well over 20 years. In sharing this recipe, I’m paying homage to my aunt Celie who passed away a few weeks ago, way too young. She was one of the … Continue reading Kul Kuls – Deep fried traditional cookie