Sesame Juice | Ellu Juice

Sesame Juice is great  for summer !

sesame JuiceHow to make authentic Sesame Juice? If you’ve never had it or heard of it, Sesame juice or Ellu juice ( Ellu means Sesame In Kannada language) can best be described as a refreshing, creamy-ish, coconutty drink that is served chilled, pleasantly sweet and great for something to sip on in the summer heat.

Continue reading “Sesame Juice | Ellu Juice”

Gulab Jamun Recipe

Gulab jamun is a dessert served hot or cold

Gulab jamun Desserts just taste better in summertime. Especially if they are creamy enough to melt in your mouth. Gulab jamun is an all time favorite Indian dessert served hot or cold. “Gulab Jamunu” translates to rose flavored berries.

Continue reading “Gulab Jamun Recipe”

Spicy Spinach Quinoa

spicy Spinach Quinoa for quick week day lunch or dinner !

spicy spinach quinoa

If you have never tried Quinoa in Indian cuisine, here’s a wonderful recipe that you will love Spicy Spinach Quinoa. It is one of my best fusion recipes that I have tried so far. Quinoa is not common in Asian or Indian cuisine, but the nutritional benefits are so much better compared white rice or brown rice. So I have always been looking for the best spice combination that brings the best from Quinoa and also has the traditional taste from Indian cuisine. Spicy Spinach Quinoa does just that!

Continue reading “Spicy Spinach Quinoa”

Eggplant Dosa | Brinjal Dosa

Eggplant dosa for Breakfast and Snack !

Eggplant DosaDoes patience pay off in cooking? Absolutely! Just ask my family about my latest recipe for Eggplant Dosa. It’s my favorite dish with Eggplant (Brinjal) and brings back fond childhood memories. It does take some patience in preparing the dosa, but the work is definitely worth it.

Continue reading “Eggplant Dosa | Brinjal Dosa”

Sprouted Green Gram Kosambari 

Sprouted Green gram kosambariReady for a crunchy, protein packed salad? Sprouted Green Gram Kosambari is an Indian salad that requires no dressing yet tastes divine! How is that possible? It’s the magic of sprouted green grams. Green gram is a protein packed super food and allowing it to sprout with overnight soaking makes it edible right away.  It’s a great hunger time snack that keeps you away from unhealthy options.

Continue reading “Sprouted Green Gram Kosambari “