Lima Bean Curry (Vaal or Butter Bean Curry)

Lima Bean Curry (Vaal or Butter Bean Curry)

January certainly flew faster than expected! We had traveled to India for two weeks, during Uttarayan (Makar Sankranti aka Kite festival). We spent majority of our time in Ahmedabad, which is one of the largest cities in India and it is the first UNESCO world heritage city of the country. Ahmedabad is famous for its [...]

Chickpea and Coconut Curry with Rice Noodles and Snow Peas

Chickpea and Coconut Curry with Rice Noodles and Snow Peas

The best kind of recipes are the ones that you keep making over and over, without realizing that it is one of our favorite recipes. The ones that are made up of ingredients you probably have in our pantry, don’t take much effort, but produce incredible results. Two weeks ago, I was visiting my brother [...]

Idli-Dosa batter from scratch

Idli-Dosa batter from scratch

Dosas & Idlis are popular breakfast foods in India. Even though the dish is originated in South India, they are sold nationwide. It would be very difficult to find a place in India that does not sell this. Dosa/Idlis are vegan, and gluten free. Idlis are soft and fluffy while Dosas are paper thin and [...]