The Perfect Rice Kheer Recipe

Rice Kheer is a rice pudding made with milk, cardamom, and saffron.  It's so simple, yet incredibly tasty.  You can serve it warm or cold too so its pretty versatile. Indian recipe, Indian dessert recipe, rice kheer

Ever since my friend Alnaar taught me how to make this dish it has become one of my favourite desserts!  Rice Kheer is a rice pudding made with milk, cardamom, and saffron.  Its so simple, yet incredibly tasty.  You can serve it warm or cold too so its pretty versatile. Rice Kheer is not difficult to […]

Healthier Chia Infused Indian Butter Chicken

A healthier version of a classic Indian favourite!

Mouth watering healthier butter chicken recipe with the benefits of ground chia seed! This healthier version of the infamous Indian Butter Chicken will delight everyone in the families taste buds and leave you wanting more!

Powerful Healing Turmeric Latte

This powerfully healing Turmeric steamed milk (aka Golden Latte) is sure to boost your energy, help you fight off cold & flu season & delight your taste buds at the same time! Turmeric Latte, turmeric steamed milk, golden latte recipe, easy turmeric latte, healing latte, evening latte, pick me up, caffeine free healing latte, immunity boosting recipes

Simple, Delicious, and Healthy Turmeric Latte! This golden latte is made with all natural healthy, immunity boosting ingredients to help you get through this cold & flu seaason! Naturally caffeine free, this delicious latte can be sipped before bedtime or anytime!

Savoury Chickpea and Potato Stew (Channa Bateta)

Channa Bateta is an East African / Indian vegetarian stew made with potatoes and chickpeas

Channa Bateta is an East African / Indian vegetarian stew made with potatoes and chickpeas.  My friend Alnaar makes it all the time and helped develop this Savoury Chickpea and Potato Stew (Channa Bateta)recipe for me. It tastes amazing and because of the chickpeas, its also pretty healthy! If you have read my other posts, […]

Hot & Tangy Tamarind Ambli Chutney

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My friend Alnaar created this recipe for me. She told me that when she was little she would eat it like candy, but now she finds it way too sour!  She still loves tamarind chutney however, and I have to say, so do I!  This post is my wonderful friend Alnaar’s mom’s recipe for tamarind […]

Spicy Green Coconut Chutney Recipe

Spicy Green Coconut Chutney pairs well with almost anything to add an amazing kick to any dish! Indian Chutney Recipe, spicy chutney, coconut chutney, Indian condiments

This chutney is my favourite!  It goes well with almost anything.  This afternoon, after whipping up a batch of coconut chutney, I made a spur of the moment decision to add it to my gluten free grilled cheese sandwich!  Oh my, it was sooooooo good.  I honestly can’t think of many foods (except of course […]

Easy Creamy Coconut Chicken Curry (Kuku Paka)

Kuku Paka is a rich, creamy coconut curry traditionally made with chicken, coconut and hard boiled eggs.  I omit the eggs in the recipe, but if you can eat them, try the traditional way! Coconut Chicken Curry, East African Indian Curry

Kuku Paka is a rich, creamy coconut curry traditionally made with chicken, coconut and hard boiled eggs.  I omit the eggs in the recipe, but if you can eat them, try the traditional way! In case you are wondering where the name of this dish came from, I will tell you!  My friend Alnaar taught […]

The Best Beef Biryani

Biryani is a popular layered rice and meat dish that’s loved across all over India. Biryani consists of fluffy, fragrant basmati rice and a delicious saucy beef (or your choice of protein) curry or masala.

My beautiful friend, Alnaar, created this recipe for The Best Beef Biryani years ago. I only had to alter the food colouring in the recipe as it is an additive that I do not want in my families diet. Instead I use turmeric to give the rice a nice punch of yellow colour and a […]

Warm & Savoury Ground Beef Curry (Chundo Jo Saak)

Chundo Sakh - ground beef curry

Chundo Jo Saak is a ground beef curry made with potatoes and peas.  My friend Alnaar created this recipe for me. Her husband Brett calls it Indian shepherds pie.  Ground beef can be quite high in calories, so I sometimes substitute the beef with ground chicken or turkey to save some calories.  The end result […]

Heat Me Up Carrot Pickle (Spicy Gajar Jo Athano)

Gajar Jo Athano is a spicy pickled carrot side dish.  It goes really well with almost any curry and is actually quite healthy if you follow this recipe! Carrot, Indian side dish, Indian condiments, Spicy Food

This is one of my favourites to eat with almost anything!  Gajar Jo Athano is a spicy pickled carrot side dish.  It goes really well with almost any curry and is actually quite healthy if you follow this recipe. Thank you Alnaar for teaching me this recipe! Ingredients in Heat Me Up Carrot Pickle (Spicy […]