Category Archives: Daals and Curries

Keralan Vegetable Coconut Curry

Whether you’re vegan, vegetarian or a hard core meat eater, you absolutely need to try this curry! It’s so flavorful and satisfying. It it for dinner, or lunch, or as part of a giant Indian feast. It tastes slightly different … Continue reading

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Special Edition: Jaishree Cooks Bindi Masala!

I went back to Beautiful Bhopal for a couple weeks and as always, one of the highlights of my time spent at the Sambhavna Trust Clinic   was dinner every night prepared by the delightful Jaishree. Normally I would just spend … Continue reading

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Craving Butter Chicken Tonight?

I’ve noticed that butter chicken happens to be a real favorite for people when they’re out for Indian food. I’ve never even really thought to order it off a menu because I’m usually too preoccupied with okra, daals or paneer. … Continue reading

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Tayyab’s Urad Daal

Daal is such an important part of my life. And more than that, PERFECTING an authentic tasting Indian daal is one of my ultimate life goals. I can’t blabber on enough about how incredible lentils are, they’re so healthy and … Continue reading

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Thai Green Chicken Curry (this is how I make it…)

Took a bit of a hiatus from the blog over Christmas because, well, it was Christmas and I did a lot more eating than cooking. Then, this past week was a bit of a nightmare beginning with when I sliced … Continue reading

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Chevti Daal: Nectar of the Gods

I’m obsessed with a restaurant in Leeds called Hansa’s. It’s  Gujrati vegetarian food with some Kenyan influence. Sounds incredible? It is. I go every couple weeks, usually with my friend Bronia (one of the rare vegetarians I’ve met here in … Continue reading

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Baingan Bharta AKA Smoked Eggplant Curry!

What a treat this one was. This curry truly tasted like India and the aromas in my kitchen really made me miss Bhopal. This is the kind of vegetarian food that can even make hard-core carnivores weak at the knees–because … Continue reading

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