Vegetarian & vegan

Brown chickpea salad, Indian style (kala chana chaat).

Aha! Summers are here in the UK with a bit more sunshine and warm weather. As a kid it used to be fun time  because of a 2 month long summer vacation that school children used to get, but when you grow up there is no such thing as a summer vacation, wish there was.… Continue reading Brown chickpea salad, Indian style (kala chana chaat).

Bread, bakes & cakes

My experience with Madeira Cake.

Yay!! I finally baked a Madeira cake. I was so looking forward to my GBBO (Great British Bake Off) based bakes and yes I finally started. After every episode, I kept seeing posts from all bloggers about the featured bakes which made me feel really jealous. I finally decided to go with the slow version… Continue reading My experience with Madeira Cake.

Bread, bakes & cakes

Banana and Cardamom Custard Brownies

Yay!! It was my blog’s first anniversary last week and celebration was a must and nothing better than to make something at home and brownies was it! These ooey-gooey brownies are an ultimate delight for both of us and it can be for you as well. I used the recipe from the book ‘Tea &… Continue reading Banana and Cardamom Custard Brownies

Vegetarian & vegan

Pan Roasted Potatoes with Fresh Rosemary

Sometimes when I don’t feel like cooking a full fledged meal, I always look forward to making these lovely roast potatoes with aromatic Rosemary. The good thing about potatoes is, they are always available in the pantry (or the supermarket :)) so there is no excuse not to cook them. Bring in some fresh herbs… Continue reading Pan Roasted Potatoes with Fresh Rosemary