The Kitchen Divas

  • Chettinad Recipes : Thakalli Masala Kozhi (Chicken Tomato Masala)

    Chettinad Recipes : Thakalli Masala Kozhi (Chicken Tomato Masala)

    This week as a part of the Chettinad recipes, I have one of my favorite and easy chicken dish. Thakalli Masala Kozhi or Chicken Tomato Masala. Pair it with rice, ...

  • Chettinad Recipes : Crab Rasam

    Chettinad Recipes : Crab Rasam

    So after a break of a month the kitchen divas are back and this time with Chettinad Recipes.Years ago, in my visit to a restaurant called "thalapakkatti" in Chennai I ...

  • Recipes from Punjab : Raoh Ki kheer (sugar cane juice kheer)

    Recipes from Punjab : Raoh Ki kheer (sugar cane juice kheer)

    Punjab is a land of sugarcane, we love and adore eating it by itself. Making jaggery out of it which is eaten all through the winter months after meals spiced up ...

  • Lucknow/Awadhi Recipes : Tikkia & Alu

    Lucknow/Awadhi Recipes : Tikkia & Alu

    While reading Tehzeeb if there is one recipe that haunted me it was tikkia and alu, I have never had it before and the picture in the book looked droolworthy. Also ...

  • Lucknow/Awadhi Recipes : Zarda

    Lucknow/Awadhi Recipes : Zarda

    While growing up in Delhi, I had a friend in school from Lucknow. He spoke the most beautiful Hindi and brought the best of the kababs and biryanis in his ...

  • Chicken Momos

    Chicken Momos

    So I have a new househelp who is from the Nepal and the day she came we both were discussing momo's and thupa and more dishes that she can teach ...

  • Schezwan Egg Fried Rice

    Schezwan Egg Fried Rice

    When it comes to fried rice, my preferred choice is always Egg Fried Rice. A gravy of indo-chinese chicken and a egg fried rice is what makes a meal complete ...

  • American Chopsuey

    American Chopsuey

    Its February already. One full month of 2015 is gone so that I have still not wrapped my head around my plan of 2015. But one good thing and something ...

  • Hurali Kalu Saaru (Horse Gram Curry)

    Hurali Kalu Saaru (Horse Gram Curry)

    Horse gram was a legume that back home in Delhi we used to eat in winters and that too very rarely. Somehow dad never liked it too much and mum ...

  • Kundapur Ghee Roast and Announcing The Kitchen Divas

    Kundapur Ghee Roast and Announcing The Kitchen Divas

    First up let me wish you all a very Happy 2015, May you all have peace, happiness, travel, good food and whatever else you wish for in the coming year. ...