One of the little things that makes me happy from deep within and puts back the smile of my face is a bowl of dal.
Snake Gourd Stir Fried with Yellow Split Moong Dal.
A stew made with chana dal.
whole masoor dal - a creamy & delicious dal made from whole red lentils in north indian style
Chicken Posole. A chickeny variation on the underrated pork & hominy stew.
What happens when a taco truck crashes into a curry house? Chicken Tikka Tacos, that's what.
moong dal dhokla - healthy savory snack of steamed cake made with whole mung beans/green gram. a vegan recipe
Grilled Radishes with Vidalia Onions, Green beans and Tarragon. A unique, delicious and simple way to prepare radishes. Vegan and gluten free!
The braised leeks at FnB in Scottsdale...My attempt at recreating them.
French Fries. Why get them from a drive-thru when you can make a big mess at home?
Tex Benedict, a Tex-Mex take on Eggs Benedict. Because all my breakfasts live in Texas.
Lemon Pappardelle Pasta with Zucchini, Edamame, Basil and Mozzarella
Speedy Tandoori Chicken with Masala Spiced Potatoes
Pan Fried Chicken, the Cadillac of comfort food.
Summer grilling with Johnsonville bratburgers, with Humboldt Fog cheese and lots of yum!
Carnitas. The reason for every season. At least in my apartment...
Tiny Texas-shaped stacked enchiladas: the new frontier of adorable food.
It's colorful, it's sweet, it's got crunch. But are you man enough for parfait?
What do you get when you add turkey, black beans & corn to chili? I don't know, but it's not not chili. And it's goooood.
Home made pizza will impress your friends
& vanquish your enemies. It's also easy, but that's on a need to know basis...
Flour tortillas from home are the best
Balsamic marinated pork loin medallions top, a roasted cauliflower-carrot, smoked-fontina smash. Add wilted spinach, now you've got dinner!
Brown sugar raspberry meringue nests - great as a full dessert, or really cute as miniature canapes.
Daal Chawal. Toor Daal(pigeon Pea) with Bay leaves and Crisp Cilantro, served with cumin scented basmati rice!
Sweet and Sour Cucumber and Vidalia Onion Salad
3 vegetarian curries: Homemade paneer and peas in a warm tomato cashew sauce; green moong dal with spinach, lime, and ginger; pujabi tinda and cauliflower.
Dal with Rhubarb
These five lentils are used to make this healthy, high-fiber, high-protein Indian dish that is an absolute delicacy!
Cauliflower with Herb Sauce
Masala Chana Dal- Spiced and Aromatic Split Grams.
Meyer Lemon Blossoms are mini cakes that taste like spring!
Masoor ki Daal (Indian Spiced Lentil Soup)
Birbal Kee Khitcheree