I think this blog probably may have the most number of Southeast Asian Inspired dishes than any other genre!! Despite our origin being from Southern India, we seem to have taken really well to the Vegetarian / Vegan Southeast cuisine. It a favorite across all ages and a meal that does excite and entice all… Continue reading Hoisin Tofu – Fried Rice
Thin wheat noodles called Vermicelli/ Semiya, cooked with South Indian flavors makes the Semiya Upma. A quick fix meal, that is simple yet tasty. Add a ton of veggies, some peanuts and call it a yummy complete meal. Wash it down with some chilled buttermilk and feel absolutely satiated !
Dosas..the savory crepes of Southern India are another versatile dish that makes a frequent appearance in homes like ours. This is a quick, no ferment, easy, low carb, high protein and gluten free recipe that is tasty and pleases the kid palates as well! Win Win !
Pav Bhaji is a Mumbai street food that is an absolute favorite for every foodie who has tasted it…alright…almost every one! A rich vegetable melange, mashed to perfection , make it high in calories with butter or a low calorie version, the magic is most definitely in the mix!! Read on to understand this dish and make it to be smitten forever !!
A quick and easy meal idea, that is filling, nutritiously delicious and surprisingly a big hit with the little members of the family! Serve it as a main over some rice or noodles or in broth. Very few ingredients is an added bonus.
A South Indian Flavored Millet Congee / Porridge in the Instant Pot Be it the Congee from the Japanese cuisine or the Kanji from the Tamil cuisine, it stands for comfort food. A rasam congee/ kanji is food that is eaten when you feel like detoxing or when you want to eat light or when… Continue reading Varagu Rasam Saadham
The flaky parotta, tossed in an array of vegetables and a South East Asian inspired sauce blend, makes for a great appetizer or entrée. A universal favorite at home, it is a one skillet meal when you use frozen store bought parottas. Quick, easy and filling, an occasional indulgence that it totally worth it!!
layers of quinoa, red kidney beans, corn tortillas, plenty of ooey gooey cheese and delicious enchilada sauce,some fresh salsa…ooh la la ! This is a casserole recipe that will entice all palates at home equally. We ate it with a side of stir fried veggies.
A one pot, quick, easy and yummy veggie biryani recipe. Make it on a busy day for yourself or take it to a potluck, it is as gourmet as a simple recipe can be !
Paneer Kathi Roll : Easy to make and transports you to the famous street food scenes of India. All the flavor you need is in this wrap, no bells and whistles !