Bagara Baingan Recipe 

Bagara baingan recipe – Eggplants in Sesame & peanuts Gravy!

Bagara Baingan Recipe

Here’s an able Indian competitor to Eggplant Parmigiana! Bagara Baingan is what they call it in Indian cuisine. Bagara Baingan recipe is nothing but eggplant cooked in tahini (sesame) & peanuts sauce. Bagara Baingan hails from the princely state of Hyderabad in India and comes in various spicy flavors. I have posted this recipe with a spice rating of 5 on a scale of 10. You can tone it down or kick it up higher if you prefer. Continue reading “Bagara Baingan Recipe “

Simple Pineapple Tofu Curry

Sweet & Simple Pineapple Tofu Curry

Simple Pineapple Tofu Curry

If you are coconut lover like me, you have to try this dish to enjoy the tropical flavor along with coconut’s best friend, the pineapple. I know you are thinking of Pina Colada, but this dish is probably better tasting and definitely more filling than the drink. Today’s recipe is Simple Pineapple Tofu CurryContinue reading “Simple Pineapple Tofu Curry”

Soya Chunks Kurma 

 Indian Soya Chunks Recipe- Soya Chunks Kurma

Soya Chunks Kurma

Forget that these Soya Chunk nuggets are gluten free! They are just a surprisingly delicious protein source.  The key here is that it is made from Soya flour after all the fats are extracted from it. So it is a fat-free and cholesterol-free source of protein. That is a rare if not impossible combination to get in meats. Continue reading “Soya Chunks Kurma “

Ivy Gourd Fry – Tindora Fry

Ivy Gourd Fry – Tindora fry  is very simple Indian curry that goes very well with steamed rice.

Ivy Gourd Fry - Tindora Fry

The first reaction I get get when I mention the name “Ivy Gourd” or “Tindora” is a confused look. I do not blame you if you have never heard of it before. It has had different names in different parts of the world. In India, Ivy Gourd is quite common and called as “Thondekayi” in local dialect where I grew up. Continue reading “Ivy Gourd Fry – Tindora Fry”

Matar Tofu Recipe – Peas Tofu Gravy

How to make Matar Tofu Recipe Restaurant Style – Peas tofu Gravy ! 

Matar Tofu Recipe - Peas Tofu GravyMy family loves any recipe with sweet peas in it. As it is starting to get warmer everyday, my choices for vegetables are becoming better than ever and I chose sweet peas a.k.a “Matar” in India as my spotlight for this dish. Continue reading “Matar Tofu Recipe – Peas Tofu Gravy”