Mushroom Pulao

Mushroom Pulao

Mushroom pulao with shredded carrots and yogurt was our very comforting #saturdaylunch. I strongly believe that you can't rush the process of pulao making. It needs all the focus, right ingredients, and that love 😍🎉 It just takes 30-minutes to get ready. Here goes the super simple recipe: Ingredients: Serves 4 1 medium sized diced onions 2 [...]

Paneer Tava Masala Medley

Paneer Tava Masala Medley

All my favorite things for this quick 20-minute weekday dinner - cottage cheese, sesame seeds, poppy seeds and curry leaves. One thing that might surprise you is using curry leaves in a paneer dish. But trust me, it goes really well with paneer and all the seeds. And, that's why I call it a medley. [...]

Paneer Tikka Tacos

Paneer Tikka Tacos

This week has been great so far. I was in NYC for three back-to-back incredible days and it was awesome ignoring the weather part. At work, I got a chance to quaff down the delicious Entrees and Hors d'oeuvre. But along with the winter season, I terribly missed these Paneer Tikka Tacos. I kinda feel [...]

15-Minute Stir-Fried Palak Paneer (7-ingredients)

15-Minute Stir-Fried Palak Paneer (7-ingredients)

This dinner entree is about as easy as it gets: 7 ingredients, 15 minutes, and 1 pot. It has olive oil, cumin seeds, and minced garlic as a base. This scrumptious dish goes really well with whole wheat phulkas, jeera rice, and naan. If you want it to taste restaurant-style, shallow fry those paneer chunks. [...]

Chickpea-Kale Linguine

Chickpea-Kale Linguine

This is like the ideal 30-minute weekday dinner. Starting this Monday I am working from our San Francisco office. And when I reach home, I feel so lethargic to even step in the kitchen let alone start cooking. After going over a few easy available alternatives to whip a quick meal I found this healthy [...]

M’zanaleh (Maza Naa Leh)

M’zanaleh (Maza Naa Leh)

People have mood swings, but I say, I have something called ‘Mediterranean Food swings’. It can be anything. When I wake up my craving starts from Hummus to Shawarma to some Eggplant dish. Over the weekends, While I patiently decide what I want to cook, I didn’t realize I had all the right ingredients to [...]

Badami Paneer (Cottage Cheese cooked in Almond Sauce)

Badami Paneer (Cottage Cheese cooked in Almond Sauce)

I made Playful Cooking's luscious and succulent Badami Paneer (Cottage Cheese cooked in Almond Sauce) Last week when I saw Kankana's post, I was drooling so🤤 much that I had to make this appetizing entree 😍😁 I made it with my all time favorite ghee-laden phulkas 😉Her blog recipe used whole almonds. But since I [...]