Tandoori Baby Corn

My daughter likes baby corn a lot. When we stopped at services for lunch during our last vacation, she took all the baby corn pieces from my brother’s sweet and spicy baby corn curry. This version is more Indian and is super easy to make. I used a hot pan to shallow fry baby corn.…

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Rocky Road Cups

I was cleaning my kitchen and found some bits and opened packets of kids popcorn, dried apricots, Easter egg M & M, lotus biscuit and some cooking chocolate. What a coincidence! I decided to throw everything together and make a bowl of rocky road candy. When I made rocky road bars last time using a…

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Stick Man Halloumi Fries

Tara had halloumi fries for the first time at Harvester and she loved it. I made a big batch of halloumi fries for the family and a neighbor who came home for evening coffee. Ingredients: A pack of halloumi (225 gms) 1/4 cup plain flour 2 tbsp panko breadcrumbs, optional Paprika to taste Cajun seasoning…

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Cocoa and Nuts Butter

I make a fresh batch of nuts butter very often. I’m pretty much against using store bought spreads or nuts butter for my daughter because they almost always contain palm oil and refined sugars. Trust me ! Once you make nuts butter by yourself, you’ll stop buying it from stores. I make different kind of…

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Okra Fingers

Okra is my favourite vegetable. When I was new to UK, I was too sad that okra isn’t that abundantly available like how it is back home in India. Okra is available once in a while in tesco and when I see it, I immediately buy it. That said, my daughter hates okra. I tried…

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Wholewheat Dairy free Pancakes

By now it is well established that I don’t go by measurements when it comes to pancakes. I had some banana that were too ripe and wanted to use them immediately. So I made wholewheat banana pancakes that are dairy free and egg free. I have used hazelnut milk in this recipe. It’s completely your…

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Gruffalo Dosa

Today my daughter had a really disturbed sleep. Poor thing woke up at 5 and wanted me to play. I put her back to sleep at 7, woke up, went for a run and had nothing else to do. We read Gruffalo book last night so I decided to make some fun gruffalo dosa this…

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