Vadas – Crispy Lentil Dumplings

View my step-by-step video     Print Yum Dahi Vadas – Dahi Wadas Ingredientsadas 1 cup Urad Dhal (Vigna mungo, black gram, urad bean, minapa pappu, mungo bean or black matpe) ¼ cup Wwater ¾ tsp black Salt ¼ tsp fresh cracked Pepper ¼ tsp Mustard Seeds ¼ tsp Chaat Masala ¼ tsp Red Chilli […]

Mexican Street Corn – Elotes

View my step-by-step video     I’ve been to Mexico several times, granted most times in the walled comfort of an all inclusive. With every visit, we made a point to visit the sights and eat the local food as well, after all you don’t really know a country until you’ve tasted it’s local cusine. […]

Dahi Vadas – Dahi Wadas

View my step-by-step video             This is a pretty incredible concept … we take all the trouble to make a crispy vada and then we soak it in water and douse it with Yogurt! While it sounds strange, the results are stunning. Vadas are a crispy lentil dumpling deep fried […]

Saltfish Fritters – Jamaican Stamp and Go

View my step-by-step video                         There’s something about my friend Mary Rocto. Years ago her name surfaced on Twitter at the time of the Recipe to Riches auditions.  Mary is loud and passionate about food and her presence was felt on social media. I […]

Batatawadas, Bondas or Potato Ball

View my step by step video                       This delicious street snack Batatawada or Bonda is a Aloo or Potato ball that is deep fried in a chick pea batter. It’s crispy and gluten free. These are found all over India, especially in Mumbai where is […]

Chinese Bhel

View my step-by-step video             To say Chinese food is popular in India is an understatement. Indo Chinese food has made its way into every nook and cranny of the country. I’m not sure how long Chinese Bhel has been around, but it’s a remarkable idea. A traditional Bhel is […]

Samosa Pinwheels

View my step-by-step video           These Samosa pinwheels have well, reinvented the wheel. Same great Samosa taste in a different format perfect to make ahead and great to serve at your holiday soiree, game night or as a snack. The holiday season is upon us and I’m looking for great freeze […]

Chicken Frankie

View my step-by-step video                 My memories of eating Frankies go back to my childhood and eating this delight at an eatery called Waikiki(I know strange name). Today Frankie stalls are everywhere a roti is cooked with beaten egg on one side studded with chatpata chaat masala. The […]

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’ […]