May 032016
 
Brinjal curry - vankaya podi kura - eggplant curry

Vankaya or brinjal curry (eggplant) is a very versatile vegetable. You can prepare curry, use it in sambar and even make pachadi(brinjal chutney) out of it. We find a lot of different brinjals in market today. For this recipe, I specifically use the green brinjal (not the violet/black ones). This brinjal curry is a simple recipe that uses a podi or [Read more]

Sep 302015
 
Palak paneer - spinach cottage cheese gravy

Palak paneer is a very famous Indian curry made with cottage cheese and spinach. It is a healthy side dish for roti or phulkas as it has the nutritional benefits of spinach (palak) and paneer (cottage cheese). Palak paneer tastes best when you use homemade paneer in it. It is very easy to make and I always prepare my own paneer [Read more]

Jun 032015
 
Bharwan Baingan recipe (stuffed baby brinjal)

Bharwan baingan – brinjals stuffed with a masala paste and cooked to perfection. This is tasty, easy and quick, wonderful right ? 🙂 This is an exotic lovely curry that can be eaten with rice or roti. Phulkas go well too. Now, for the stuffing, there are many different types that you can prepare. Some do it with onion masala, [Read more]