Mahjouba | How to make Algerian Crêpes

Mahjouba - Algerian Crêpes

Mahjouba are Algerian Crêpes, that are thick flaky flatbreads stuffed with a tomato based filling, a very popular street snack from Algeria. Though these Mahjouba are called as Algerian crepes, its actually a dough based flatbread made with just fine semolina and sometimes with a mix of fine semolina and all purpose flour. Flatbreads are […]

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3 Ingredient Tomato Sauce

3 Ingredient Tomato Sauce

Having a quick and easy 3 ingredient Tomato Sauce handy helps a lot, especially if you want to make a quick Bread Pizza. While I have prepared many such sauces with quite some more ingredients included, I wanted to check if with just 3 does the sauce taste good. Of course, this is a condiment […]

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Sprouted Moong Makhani ~ Side dish for Rotis

Sprouted Moong Makhani

Sprouted Moong Makhani is a rich and easy dish to make as a side dish for your rotis. We mostly make this for dinner when we have moong sprouts on hand. We frequently make moong sprouts and use it in various dishes as salads, as parathas and then this rich makhani gravy. If you are […]

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Punjabi Butter Chicken Masala

Punjabi Butter Chicken Masala is from the land of Punjabi, that seem to represent the Indian Cuisine on a global level. While I have prepared and tasted many varieties of butter masala with paneer as main, I have never tasted Butter Chicken. Though I get to hear so much great reviews from Konda on how […]

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Rajma Masala with Chapati

Rajma Masala is one of my most favorite North Indian Dishes. Though Amma used to make it often at home, I somehow got addicted to Rajma Masala when my friend used to bring this during our college days. When I met her Mom, the first thing I asked her was her recipe for this gravy. […]

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Spicy Chicken Fry ~ Step by Step Pictures

Spicy Chicken Fry

Today’s special for the Cooking from the Cookbook Challenge is yet another recipe from Amma’s dairy. As I had said a while back, I am keen on trying out all the recipes she had written in it since a long time. This spicy chicken fry has become the latest favorite with all at home. We […]

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Cabbage Kofta | Chana Cabbage Koftas in Gravy

It seem like a long time since I made something from our cookbooks. Today’s recipe is again from Amma’s dairy that she had written a long time ago and was saying we should make it sometime. I always love kofta recipes and with cabbage it seems like a perfect dish to make for Chapatis. The […]

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