Ragda Patties

Ragda Patties

Life feels a little wobbly right now, doesn’t it? Holy smokes! School closures, job losses, and economic instability are all a lot to handle on top of the public health crisis. One thing that remains predictable in all of this is that you all need to eat and take care of your selves. We have [...]

Instant Mixed Lentil Dosa (No Rice or Fermentation Required)

Instant Mixed Lentil Dosa (No Rice or Fermentation Required)

Dosa is an Indian version of Crepe and quite famous street food in India. I have not come across a single Indian who doesn’t like Dosas. The traditional recipe is quite lengthy and requires fermentation, which means you have to prepare this ahead of time and let the batter rise. With hectic lifestyle and work [...]

Masoor Dal Fry (Spiced Lentil Soup)

Masoor Dal Fry (Spiced Lentil Soup)

Dal (daal or dhal) is one of the most versatile, healthy, filing, and delicious meals. Dal translates to pulses (dried legumes that include beans, lentils, and peas), but when referred to in the context of food it means a spiced Indian lentil soup. Dal can be made thick or thin, with any kind of lentil. [...]

Idli – Rice and Lentil steamed cakes

Idli – Rice and Lentil steamed cakes

Idlis are South Indian savory steamed rice cakes that are prepared by steaming a fermented rice lentil batter. Idlis are staple in our home because my 3.5 year old eats Idlis 3-4 times a week. Idlis are healthy meal option for kids and perfect to take with you while traveling. Idlis are gluten free, vegan, [...]