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Pao bhajji

Pao bhajji

I grew up in Mumbai loving this street food, we would drive down late at night past Haji Ali to Sardar's for a loaded buttery plate of...

Grilled cashew-cardamom-mace lamb chops

Grilled cashew-cardamom-mace lamb chops

Sometimes you come across a recipe that you have to make, and this recipe is one of those. I want to digress and talk about mace, a very...

Mango kulfi with saffron sauce and pistachios

Mango kulfi with saffron sauce and pistachios

This ice cream defines decadent. It is essentially a rabdi (thickened Indian cream) with mango puree. I have modified the recipe a bit to...

Roasted stuffed dates with saffron-chili beurre blanc

Roasted stuffed dates with saffron-chili beurre blanc

Appetizers are the most critical part of the meal. It sets the tone for the evening and always has to be outstanding. This appetizer is...

Goat (or lamb) biryani

Goat (or lamb) biryani

Every culture has a special dish with rice, paella for the Spanish, risotto for the Italians, fried rice for most of Asia, pilafs for the...

Chicken pista korma - Indian curry series 5

Chicken pista korma - Indian curry series 5

To understand what a "korma" is, we need to first delve into the history of what it is NOT. When Indians traveled abroad, mainly UK and...

Creamed spinach -- Indian-style

Creamed spinach -- Indian-style

This is a creamy, wonderful dish with lots of flavor. I have always loved creamed spinach, and the Western versions are bland to me. This...