Ode to the Poha!

Veg Fried Rice

Fried rice is a common “Chinese” dish in the Indian subcontinent. I think the main reason veg fried rice was discovered because people needed a good way to use up the leftover vegetables. It is a simple recipe that brings a slight change to the same old rice that is a staple food for most…

Rice Appam

There are so many different things you can make out of the same ingredients. Appam is a south indian dish. It is very simple to make and yet so delicious and soft that it makes the consumer beg for more.

Modak (Stuffed sweet dumpling)

The second half of every year ushers in beautiful, wonderful times. Recently we celebrated Ganesh Chaturthi, a festival for one of our many Indian Gods revered for successful endeavours. This year I tried to make Modak which is assumed to be one of His favourite food items. I tried to fit in my blog on…