A memorable Culinary Journey!

Category: Starters and Appetizers

Green Pea Soup

Green Pea Soup

Rains come to quench the thirst of the parched earth and retain the greenery of the earth.So during the monsoon times the air is cool and the body craves for comfort food!In my opinion comfort food comes in a bowl and may be sweet or […]

Mixed Vegetable Cutlets

Mixed Vegetable Cutlets

Lucknow city has a place in my heart as there is where I grew up and socialised to the utmost!The food,Nawabi culture and legacy from the Mughal rulers of Awadh to the British have made the city a variety of sorts!In the advent of the […]

Pakodas On Sticks (Vegetables and Paneer skewered Fritters)

Pakodas On Sticks (Vegetables and Paneer skewered Fritters)

I just love trying out something different and this is one of them!All of us are too familiar with Pakodas and this is a little modification to give them a new twist and a new way to eat!I have also added new ingredients to the […]

Dahi Wada(Lentil fritters dunked in Yogurt)

Dahi Wada(Lentil fritters dunked in Yogurt)

A revised and edited archived recipe reposted with love! Being born and bought up in Northern India, I was exposed to a variety of dishes.I had South Indian food at home(which subsequently became “Northernised” over 2 decades.Outside I loved the food..all comprised of rotis(Indian bread).subzis(vegetables) […]

French Fries/Finger Chips/Fries/Chips

French Fries/Finger Chips/Fries/Chips

I am posting a universal favourite today!The title needs no description and many of you would have started salivating!If you are like me – a potato lover who loves everything from boiled and mashed potatoes to elegant snacks,Indian papads(even my egg timer is in the […]

Tangy Fruit Chaat

Tangy Fruit Chaat

This recipe was invented for a rainy day snack.We cannot fry snacks like Pakodas and Cutlets everyday owing to health reasons.The idea is to make a yummy tummy filling recipe which will do only good for us.So here comes a fruit chaat which is excellent […]

Raw Banana Cutlet

Raw Banana Cutlet

Raw Banana is a vegetable which is used in various ways.Used to make subzi,pakoda and kofta this is something which has a neutral taste and will take on any taste.So liberally add masalas and make these delicious cutlets for everyone to drool over.I have used […]

Homemade Potato chips/wafers/crisps

Homemade Potato chips/wafers/crisps

Who does not like Potato Chips?They are one of the fastest selling snacks available and everyone likes it either by themselves or as an accompaniment to main courses like rice(a never changing South Indian practice) to even Rotis and Paranthas! Now imagine if we could […]

Aloo Tikki Chaat(Potatoes pan fried and topped with a medley of ingredients for a lovely snack)!

Aloo Tikki Chaat(Potatoes pan fried and topped with a medley of ingredients for a lovely snack)!

This Chaat is so delicious that it can be had any time when you want to have a filling snack!The taste is unbeatable and it actually satiates your tastebuds.Initially this chaat was the favourite in North India but gradually it has become the favourite in […]

Bun Chole(Burger Buns slit and layered with spiced chickpeas)

Bun Chole(Burger Buns slit and layered with spiced chickpeas)

This was a very famous snack in my school.I still remember that this sold for just Rs 1 and many would flock for it.The canteen wallah would keep the buns ready slit,open them,ladle some Chole(Indian spiced chickpeas) in between and close the bun and viola!You […]