Jeera Rice / Cumin Rice / Ghee Rice !!


 After a long vacation, yesterday I have reached Detroit, US. Had a wonderful time with my family. Today’s special is simple & easy rice dish. Jeera rice is a simple preparation of rice that has been flavored with jeera or cumin seeds. This versatile rice dish can be accompanied well with spicy dal or vegetable or…

Gulab Jamun – Using Milk Powder !!


Gulab jamun is the cheese-base traditional dessert in Indian Cuisine. It is always special dish for diwali feast in my home. To make the things easier, one can buy commercially available instant gulab jamun mix (available in Asian market). In scratch, jamuns will prepare by using sweetless khoya / khova. I never made jamuns before,…

Creamy Mustard Greens & Cauliflower Curry / gravy !!


In India mustard greens are used widely in Northern part of the country. Mustard greens are a bitter, cruciferous vegetable that reside in the same family as spinach, collard greens and kale. They are the store house of many phyto-nutrients that having health promotional and disease prevention properties & also they are rich in vitamin…

Mughal / Royal Mutton Biriyani !!!


Mughal Biriyani / Royal biriyani is very delicious & aromatic. This can be prepared with mutton, chicken and also with vegetables and the other main ingredients are rice, ginger garlic paste, yogurt, spices and the very known ingredient in royal cuisines ‘Almonds’. This mughal biryani is prepared by cooking rice and meat separately till they…

Oven Baked Garlic Naan (step by step pictures)!!


Naan (flat bread) one of the famous recipe in North Indian cuisines. By using tandoor oven, it used to cook on very high heat. For vegan version avoid egg, instead of it add ¼ cup of yogurt. In case, if you don’t have yeast, instead a teaspoon of baking powder & ½ teaspoon of baking…

Easy Butter Chicken (step by step) / Murgh Makhani !!


Sunday’s special recipe “Butter Chicken”(Murg makhani) with Naan. This recipe is inspired from Chef Harpal Singh Sokhi, I really enjoyed his way of cooking and tips. It is simple and easy way to prepare a restaurant style recipes in home, there is no special ingredients required for this butter chicken. Most of the north Indian…

Murgh Makhani / Tandoor Butter Chicken !!!


Murgh Makhani / Butter Chicken is one of the famous curry all over the world. The yogurt & spiced (cumin,turmeric, kashmiri red chili, coriander powder, ginger, garlic & whole garam masala), overnight marinated chicken. Traditionally cooked in tandoor / grill, oven / broil or pan fried. The sauce is based on tomato puree, cooked with…