Paneer Biryani – One pot recipe 

I haven’t written on this blog in a long time due to my Law exams, they start on Wednesday and I have had my nose in my books for weeks and weeks. As a quick study break, I thought I would upload one or two of the dishes I have been cooking recently. Just before…

Mixed Veg Fry

There are times when I completely have no time whats so ever to cook but still want to have a flavorsome meal. Mixed veg fry is the answer. Mixed veg is an easy and quick dish which is great as a side dish, in sandwiches or with dal. I soak the potatoes in water first to…

Aloo Tikki

When I was a child my family would refer to me as ‘Aloo queen.’ Literal translation ‘Potato Queen.’  When I was handed any potato dish I would devour the dish so quickly, leaving my mother shocked as I would normally be that one irritating child who would take hours to finish her food. The name…

Cheaters Paneer/Veg Biryani

Biryani is one amazing dish, truly. Simple rice, is turned into a rich, flavourful and aromatic dish. However, it can take time to make. Whilst I will be later posting how to make biryani from scratch, this is a quick ‘cheaters’ way to make biryani when you are simply rushed for time or simply don’t…

Sukhi Bhindi (Okra) Sabzi

Here is a simple way to cook with bhindi (okra). The name of this dish quite simply translates to dry bhindi curry. There are several ways to cook with bhindi.  All across India, bhindi is cooked a number of ways. This way is by far the simplest method. It is a simple and quick way…

Aloo Shimlamirch (Dry)

Whenever my mother asks me what dish I am craving, I always demand this dish. For me this is a feel good dish with juicy peppers and spicy potatoes. You can have this dish in two variations, a dry version which is this recipe and a gravy version. I’ll post the gravy version later, which is just as tasty as this! The…