Category «Kitchen Fun»

Macaroni and Cheese Cutlets

Last week, I organized a dinner party for some of my friends. Macaroni was one the items in the menu. Unfortunately some of them couldn’t make it. But I had already cooked the macaroni in a large batch. I knew I had to do something with it, I’m strictly against wasting of food. So I …

Royal Pista Falooda

Falooda is one of my most favorite drink. Well, who can’t fall in love with Falooda. I’m sure anyone who has ever tasted it would be a big big fan of it. Whenever this delicious drink is made at home, everyone comes back for a second helping. And then the jug is empty, so no …

Chicken Kofta Curry

Chicken kofta curry makes a yummy meal on those days when you wanna indulge in some spicy and creamy gravy and just plainly enjoy every bite of your meal. Although you can make a similar version with lamb mince as well, but I prefer using chicken. This is going to be a surely loved recipe …

Mini Trifle Treats

Trifle is one of the most loved desserts of all times. Why shouldn’t it be, after all the custardy and jelly goodness is enough to melt ones heart and make them fall in love with it. This is one of the fool- proof desserts at my place. Usually I make it in one big bowl. …

Ras Malai

Ras Malai is an Indian dessert made with malai ( cream ). They are soft balls of cream cooked in milk. An easier version of the same is made with milk powder and eggs. Although there are lots of recipes out there with slight differences in the ingredients, the main elements remain the same. This …

Chicken Cheese Balls

I love rains. Of course, everyone loves them. The smell of it is enough to refresh me. I can stand and watch rains for hours together. It’s been raining here for the past few days on and off and I am just in love with this weather. This scene is quite rare here where the …

Mini Vada Pav Bites

Vada pav is a very popular street food. A spicy potato mixture dipped in a besan batter and fried till crisp is then sandwiched between 2 layers of bread( pav) that is slathered with spicy green chutney and tomato ketchup. This mini version of vada pav has everything from its traditional older sibling with a …

Mushroom Galouti Kebab

Mushrooms are in abundant this season. These are like one of those rare vegetables ( or plants) that I use in cooking. I usually use it in spaghettis and pastas. Apart from that sometimes in pulao. But I don’t like it in any other way. A packet of mushrooms sits in my refrigerator for at …

Nawabi Biryani

Lunch on a Friday – Biryani. Food for an occasion – Biryani. Guests coming for a party – biryani. biryani is a special dish suitable for any gathering. In my home, Friday is incomplete without it. There are so many varieties of biryani that one can never get enough of it. This particular version of …

Chicken Paneer Pizza

Pizza is my perfect comfort food. I can have it any time of the day, breakfast, lunch and dinner and maybe even for the in between snacks. Well, who doesn’t love pizza. I have hardly come across people who say a no to pizza. And if they do I am like ” Are you crazy? …