Kothu Parotta – Flatbread Hash 

This is an ingenious dish we’ve invented to make use of the stale bread or flatbreads. This recipe is so simple and easy to make, it’s tangy with crisp veggies and it tastes so good. This could be a quick snack or a side or it could be a lunch or a dinner depending on…

Plantain Fritters (Sweet and Savory) with Coconut Chutney 

Tea time is so special in Indian households. We not only make really good masala chai, we always make a quick homemade snack to go with it. Since I had these green and yellow plantains, I decided to make these yummy, easy to make sweet and savory fritters. For the dip I made a chutney…

Pattani Sundal – Peas Salad 

This is a very unique green salad which is exclusively made with peas and topped with shredded carrots, raw mango and coconut. This is such a tasty and healthy snack that everyone will enjoy, even the kids who hate green peas.  This is a boardwalk special at South Indian beaches. Among the other contenders like…

Grated Potato Pakoras – Fritters 

Pakoras are vegetables dipped in a very flavorful batter and then deep fried into these crispy golden nuggets of yumminess.  These grated potato pakoras are like Latkes that tastes like French Fries. Who could say no to this ?  In south India it’s called Pakoda, these are mainly made as tea time snacks, pakodas are…

Mango Bhel – Crispy Salad (popular Indian snack)

Bhel is a very popular snack in India, you get this in every single food cart and snack stands around the city. It is a mouthwatering snack which has both the crunchy part and the salad part mixed with sweet, sour and spicy sauces, Sounds good right ! You can easily prepare bhel for a…

Cilantro Corn Falafel Balls 

Falafel balls are my favorite snack, it’s crispy outside, soft inside and extremely flavorful. I made my own version of it with a slight twist and it came out very tasty. Falafel balls are usually made with chickpeas( Channa) , but this time I wanted to try it with corn flour and see how it…

Poori With Chana Masala (chickpea curry)

Poori is something we make very often. These puffed wheat snack is such a common thing  in our household, its eaten as a snack , breakfast or dinner. It is served with Potato masala or Chickpea masala. It is a simple dish and easy to make.  Let me show you how this simple everyday meal can…