Monthly Archives: March 2013

Vegan and gluten free gujiya (sweet dumpling)

Wishing everyone a very happy holi! How did your holi go? I was in Lucknow with my parents for celebrating holi. For me holi was always more about food than colours. I do not play much of wet holi, just … Continue reading

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Pajeon – Scallion pancake

Last week I went for a media event in Powai. There was a cultural program in the evening sponsored by partner country Korea. The dinner was Korean and Indian cuisine. As I looked around for what I could eat, I … Continue reading

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Jackfruit biryani

Can you guess the surprise b’day gift I received at my office address? Kindle with 3G and Wifi from my brother!!! and needless to say I have been busy playing with it, reading free samples of various books, making a … Continue reading

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Koba roti

Hello Friends! Happy St Patricks Day and Happy Birthday to me! Yesterday evening I had gone out with my girlfriends to the Irish House. They had happy hours on the occasion of Patty’s day though the major celebration there is … Continue reading

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Green chickpea roast salad

Green chickpea/ chana grows inside a small pod in small bushy shrubs. The chickpea pod is just like a pea pod but each pod has only one chickpea hence its a laborious process to remove the seed from the pod. In villages … Continue reading

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Mushroom walnut pâté

  Women’s day was full of nice little surprises at workplace. As I entered the security check at the building entrance 3 ladies dressed in sarees greeted me with a rose and choclate. It was a Cadbury choclate, non vegan … Continue reading

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Chocochip cookies – sugar, butter and gluten free

Happy Women’s Day to all the lovely women out there! Yesterday the three women of our dept mutually agreed to follow a dress code and color theme is dark purple. There is free seminar on stress bursting and work life … Continue reading

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Lemony mango tart – raw and gluten free

This is a mid week post as this week has been going on comparatively easy. Last sunday I stocked up my pantry after shopping at the Big Bazaar. The mega exchange offer is going on. I sold off 6 kgs … Continue reading

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Bottle Gourd skin with potatoes

You wouldn’t find many Indian main dish recipes on my blog, not because I dont eat them or enjoy cooking them, as a matter of fact I do enjoy cooking them the most, but because on weekdays my food is … Continue reading

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Mango sorbet

How was your weekend? Busy as usual I would guess. Fridays are my late sitting days at work and since my maid had not come and there was a pile of utensils waiting to be washed, I was in no … Continue reading

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