Jeera Rice | Cumin Rice

Very quick and easy recipe. The main ingredients are Jeera (Cumin) and Ghee. It’s a popular dish in all Indian restaurants under rice category. It blends well with basmati rice rather than sona masuri. It goes well with all types of dal varieties and other masala’s like Rajma, Paneer, Chole etc., It’s perfect for lunch box. 🙂 Ingredients:…

Vangi bath Recipe – Brinjal / Eggplant Recipe

Vangi bath is a rice mixed with Brinjal. It’s very popular in Karnataka. The ingredients slightly differ from place to place. Some people make their own spice powder for this rice and some uses ready made spice powder. I have used ready made spice powder, “MTR Vangi bath”. It’s a quite easy recipe and ideal for…

Spinach Vermicelli Pulao

I wanted to try a different vermicelli pulao, I ended up making this spinach one. It was really yummy and I become a big fan of it now. This vermicelli can be made in two different ways, either make your own spinach paste or buy a ready made spinach vermicelli which is available in the…

Vermicelli Pulao with Veggies

Vermicelli Pulao is very similar to Rice Pulao, instead Rice, were roasted vermicelli is added with veggies. It’s a low calorie food. This is perfect for a lunch box and suitable for breakfast when multiple dishes required. Different ways are there to make this, I follow my mom’s recipe. In this way the vermicelli comes…

Egg Fried Rice – Weekend Special

Fried rice is a Chinese dish of Steamed rice where that has been stir fried with a mixture of Ingredients. Everyone’s favorite dish in my family. It takes hardly 30 – 40 mins overall to prepare this recipe. Enjoy your weekend with yummy food. Stay healthy 🙂 The Nutritional breakdown of Egg fried rice per…

Mushroom rice – No ready made masala added

Technically Mushroom is not exactly a plant, it belongs to natural-grown eatable fungi kingdom and provides lots of health benefits. In ancient Egypt, Mushrooms are reserved for royalty and in ancient Roman, it is considered as provide strength to warriors. It prevents cancer, diabetes, boost immune system, dietary fiber prevents obesity and increases energy. There…

Green Peas (Matar) Pulao

Green peas are also known as Matar in Hindi. Green peas are rich in vitamins and minerals. They provide good antioxidant and anti-inflammatory benefits. It regulates blood sugar level and protect from stomach cancer. Green Peas Pulao is  great for a lunch time meal. Its very aromatic, attractive and healthy. It is served with Raita…

Coriander (Cilantro) Rice

‘Coriander’ is also known as ‘Cilantro’, ‘Dhaniya’ (in Hindi), ‘Kothamalli’ (in Tamil). It is actually a herb plant, We use the leaves of this plant for culinary purpose in different ways. It’s rich in Vitamin A, C and K. There are lots of health benefits of Coriander leaves, some of the benefits are, Good for Diabetes patients, since it…