Saag Paneer

Saag Paneer

I recently realized that in my last few grocery shopping trips I have repeatedly bought bags of frozen spinach without even realizing that I already had a bag or two ...

Za'atar Chicken

Za'atar Chicken

Za'atar is a middle-eastern spice blend that comprises of spices like cinnamon, cumin, sumac, oregano, sesame seeds and thyme. If you walk into a supermarket in the Middle east, you ...

Dal Fry

Dal Fry

Got to be honest with you .... I don't find dal very exciting (sorry if you love it!) .... I think one of the best versions of dal fry I ...

Tiropitas

Tiropitas

Tiropita is a greek layered pastry made with layers of buttered phyllo and is filled with a cheese-egg mixture (thanks wiki!). I first ate this when I lived in the ...

Schezwan Chicken Lollipop

Schezwan Chicken Lollipop

Presenting to you our family favorite! If we go to an Indian restaurant, we are sure to order chicken lollipop as an appetizer. This is an indo-chinese style dish. An ...

Kolhapuri Egg Curry

Kolhapuri Egg Curry

As we move into winter here in New Zealand, I always love to have a little list of curries that I can make in the upcoming months. I don't prefer ...

Cherry Tomato & Basil Angel Hair Pasta

Cherry Tomato & Basil Angel Hair Pasta

I have this veggie patch that I have been working on for over 5 or 6mos. I have mint, coriander, parsley, basil, lettuce, cherry tomatoes, strawberry and a few other ...

Chicken & Vegetable Pie

Chicken & Vegetable Pie

I LOVE pies ... whether they are sweet or savoury it doesn't matter, I love the crunch and the crispiness of a pie ... soooo good! The cool thing about ...

Kolhapuri Chicken Curry

Kolhapuri Chicken Curry

Couple of weeks ago, the Mr. asked if I could make a chicken curry. I decided to use the opportunity and not just make the same old typical chicken curry. ...