Warm lemon rice with roast potato wedges

Cold, colder, coldest!! 3 words to describe the current daytime temperature. Everyone I talk to is really mad about this cold weather spell. This has possibly been the most freezing we have seen in years. Even my remote garage opener freezes up. I’ve had to wrap it in a woolen hat to make it work….

Kale Quinoa Potato Rosti with Yoghurt Raita

HELP! I never thought I’d see this day!! I’ve become one of those Kale addicts. I can’t have enough of it, and have been making so many new recipes with Kale. I shall share all of them in the days that follow. First though the rosti I made today was divine. I think I might…

Potato Coconut Cream Soup

Where potato meets coconut! I love this potato simmered in spices and coconut cream soup.. Just returned from visiting my childhood bestie and in no mood to cook! Having been spoilt by her amazing cooking I hesitated to step into my kitchen & get something going. Finally I could take it no more & today…

Alu Gobi

Warm winter root vegetables, encased in warm spices, toasted to a golden brown. Delhi winters remind me of alu gobi or simply put, potato cauliflower. The name is simple, but the teasing taste is not–few spices go into this alu gobi, read on to find out my special spice mix for this astonishingly flavourful &…

Potato Bonda

Is the humble potato worthy enough for a bake sale? Absolutely As I found out.. when it takes on the divine form of Potato Bonda. Spiced potato balls draped in chick pea batter & deep fried. You are not going to be able to stop at one I promise, I made 40 of these for a…

Curry Potato Watercress Soup

Curry Potato Watercress soup is a creamy and nutritious soup that hits all the taste bud notes. Dotted with mustard seeds and served with warm bread what more can you ask for on a winter’s day? Ingredients 2 cups boiled, peeled and cubed potatoes 1 cup loosely packed watercress 1/2 cup red onion finely chopped…

Thanjavur Podimaas

Just in time for thanksgiving come these yummy mashed potatoes. Watch out! with sweet coconut slivers, tart lemon juice and spicy pepper overtones, this no buttermilk mashed potato dish from thanjavur is sure to tease your taste buds and quite possibly take center stage on your dinner table. Ingredients 2 cups boiled, peeled and grated white potatoes  -go…