Category Archives: Vegetarian

Spicy Okra (Bhindi) with Yellow Peppers and Onions

I love making this okra dish. It’s one my brother’s favourite dishes and he ensures that it is made at least once a week in the house. He does nothing to help his desire become a reality of course, apart … Continue reading

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Urad Dal Masala

If you go to an  Indian grocery store you will see that urad dal is available in three types: 1) Whole urad dal which is black 2) Split urad dal which is black and white 3) Split and washed urad … Continue reading

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Sesame Chilli Paneer with Stir Fry Vegetables

I’ve recently had a few readers ask about new paneer recipes. Being a fellow paneer lover,  I jumped on the challenge! So tonight, mamma and I got creative in the kitchen. What we ended up with, as the title clearly … Continue reading

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Guacamole

Summer is around the corner and guacamole is a really good accompaniment to wraps, burgers, salads, nachos and potato chips. Also, avocados contain the fats that are good for us so guilt free indulgence all the way!  I’m not a … Continue reading

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Baked Vegetables stuffed with Mozzarella and Breadcrumbs

This recipe is every veggy lovers dream! The vegetables are scooped, stuffed and baked. Also, we use the scooped out flesh to make a yummy seasoned vegetable bed which perfectly accompanies the stuffed vegetables. No waste!! Although this is a … Continue reading

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Oatmeal and Raisin Cookies

Had a craving for something sweet today so thought I’d put the baking gloves on. End result? Oatmeal and Raisin Cookies! Crisp on the outside, chewy on the inside…can’t go wrong. Don’t forget, this recipe is customizable-I added some walnuts … Continue reading

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Punjabi Style Rajma Chawal

I’m excited about this recipe as Rajma is one of my favorite vegetarian dishes. Typically eaten with basmati rice, it’s a very popular North Indian (Punjabi) dish. Both kidney/pinto beans can be used. This is my mum’s recipe that never … Continue reading

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Stuffed Bhindi

This recipe is a must to try for all bhindi lovers…I know you’re out there! It’s a simple variation on the traditional Punjabi method of cooking okra and the result is a delicious moreish dish that is best served with … Continue reading

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Paneer Masala

Paneer is an Indian cottage cheese which is so versatile. It can be baked, grilled, fried, sauteed, bbq’d…you get the point! Although it’s pretty mild in taste, it absorbs spices and flavours really well.Today’s recipe is simple to make and … Continue reading

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Punjabi Bhindi Masala (Okra)

Today’s recipe is a Punjabi classic. Bhindi is a great vegetarian dish that doesn’t require too many ingredients. Extremely nutritious too-okra is rich in vitamin B6 and vitamin C and is a good source of dietry fibre. All in all … Continue reading

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