Spicy Masala Puri || Chaitime

I love Winter! ❤ The magic in the first cold winter breeze is almost tangible! Hot cocoa…Christmas lights…S’mores…the many holiday parties…the little golden Reindeer ornament…New Year’s resolutions that you know are a total waste of time…puppies in sweaters..cuddling with friends and family…what’s not to love! All I can dream about during this season are fleece…

Strawberry-Green Peas Salad || Chaitime

Time has come for yet another green pea recipe! This one’s bizarre; atleast that’s what I initially thought. I honestly didn’t think that I’d like this recipe but I was in for a pleasant surprise. Today’s recipe is another mind-blowing summer salad – very colorful and lively! It combines the tanginess of fresh strawberries and…

Watermelon-Feta Salad || Chaitime

Summer is here! Beaches, sunshine, blue skies, sunglasses, flip-flops, sun-dresses, weird straw hats, picnic baskets, cold coffees, ice creams, popsicles, frozen yogurt, slushies, melons, berries………….do you feel yourself nicely wrapped up in a happy summer vibe right now??? Good! Because today’s recipe is all colorful and summery! 😀 Out of all the different kinds of melons,…

Spicy Mushroom Rice || Chaitime

Hey Mushroom Lovers – this one’s for you! I’m a total sucker for mushrooms and so is my family. My grandmother makes a mean mushroom curry that is so rich and delicious that it makes me want to swim in a bowl of mushroom curry and never get out. Okay, yes, that would be very…

Apple-Ginger Smoothie || Chaitime

What’s your favorite fruit? My answer to that question is Apple! Ripe, red and crunchy apples are a delight to chomp into. And what makes this fruit more special are its myriad health benefits. We all know the ancient Welsh adage, “An apple a day keeps the doctor away”, right? 😉 Apples are extremely rich in…

Tofu Makhani || Chaitime

Paneer dishes are my all-time favorites! A paneer dish cooked with the right kind of ingredients, at the right spice level, served at the right temperature…..YUMMY! Nothing can replace the wonderful taste of butter-fried paneer cubes in the right kind of marinade. NOTHING I tell you. Oh wait, enter the Tofu! 🙂 We all know…

Green Peas Cutlet || Chaitime

I have always thought that when rain is raining all around, a bowl of spicy snack and a cup of hot tea makes a huge difference! This combination can spice up a dull, rainy evening. Couple this combination with a book and you’re set! Today’s on the blog recipe is Green Peas Cutlet.  A simple…