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masala

  • Hyacinth Bean and Cilantro Pilaf ~ Papdi Lilva nu Pulao

    Hyacinth Bean and Cilantro Pilaf ~ Papdi Lilva nu Pulao

    If you’ve been following along with this blog for a while, you’ll notice that almost every single Indian recipe I have on this site has, as a final instruction, to garnish the dish with cilantro.…

    September 28, 2016
  • Chai with Ginger, Lemongrass, and Mint

    Chai with Ginger, Lemongrass, and Mint

    It’s the first day of fall, the leaves are slowly revealing the auburns and vermillion hidden under their summer green. The days have some lingering summer warmth and the nights are cool and crisp.…

    September 22, 2016
  • Chai Spiced Granola

    Chai Spiced Granola

    I avoided making granola for years. I read countless recipes on blogs that extolled the virtues of homemade granola, but for some unknown reason, I just didn’t do it. I kept stubbornly buying granola…

    June 1, 2016
  • Ginger Jaggery Black-Eyed Peas ~ Safed Chora

    Ginger Jaggery Black-Eyed Peas ~ Safed Chora

    In Gujarat, the state that my family is from in India, we eat a lot of legumes. They are a staple food and show up at meals throughout the seasons as they store very well.…

    May 11, 2016
  • Adzuki Beans with Green Onion ~ Chora

    Adzuki Beans with Green Onion ~ Aandhan na Chora

    Gujarat, the state that my family is from in India, is known for its prolific use of legumes. We eat a wide variety of legumes in a multitude of different ways. They are included in…

    August 13, 2015
  • Chai Cupcakes with Lemongrass-Mint Whipped Cream

      Oh hello there kitchen…It’s so nice to see you again!  You see, I’ve been on the road for the last month and a half interviewing for residency positions.  All the constant traveling has…

    February 12, 2012
  • How to Make [the best] Chai [ever]

    Chai has always been an integral part of our daily lives as well as our get togethers with friends and family.  At family reunions, my father had the honorary title of “chai master” and…

    November 28, 2011