Balvinder Ubi

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An Easy Family Day Frittata

Happy valentine’s day everyone! I hope you all have a wonderful time with the people that you love.<p>Yesterday was Family day in BC. People had a day …

Beetroot Crepes

<i>Pink beetroot crepes with a savory filling made with cream cheese and herbs.</i><p>Here’s another idea for a romantic breakfast on Valentine’s Day. I served …

Dessert

Vanilla Bean Crème Brulee

With its creamy velvety texture and crisp caramel topping, crème brulee ranks high in my book of desserts. If it’s on the dessert menu of a …

Cabbage Kofta Curry

Here, I am with another vegetarian recipe.<p>While growing up, we had koftas all the time. It was a treat for us. Koftas are delicious, deep fried meat …

Khatta Meetha Teekha Kaddu/ Sweet, Sour & Spicy Squash

India has changed a lot in the past 20 years. It’s hard to believe this is the same country I grew up in! People, especially the younger generation …

Happy 2017 and Hearty Buckwheat Muffins

Hello friends, I hope 2017 started off well for everyone!<p>I am finally home after an exhausting but exhilarating holiday in India. I got sick right …

Goodbye 2016

Doesn’t time really fly by?<p>2016 surely went by quickly. It was quite eventful for me.<p>We moved in our newly built home. It’s been a year but I am …

Flourless Chocolate Orange and Ginger Cake

If like me, you crave bright and fresh flavors in dark winter days, then this cake will give you every reason to smile and lift your mood! Citrus …

Aromatic Wild Rice Mix

Do you love rice? Most people do (myself included) and that’s okay, because rice is the most familiar food eaten in grain form. It makes a delicious …

Sicilian Cookies with egg free and sugar free option

In a medium bowl combine almond meal, and sugar.<p>Add in egg whites and zest.<p>Mix everything until you get a homogenous mixture, soft and …

Fragrant Hot and Sour Soup

1/2" galangal<p>1 1/2" ginger<p>2 stalks lemon grass<p>6-8 Kaffir lime leaves, deveined and cut into pieces<p>4-6 dried shitake mushroom<p>2 chicken breast, …

My Week Long Holiday Trip to Northern Italy – Part 2

Being married for 25 years is no small feat, so to celebrate our love and togetherness we went to Italy in October. Our trip was basically to the …

Methi Paneer

Methi Paneer<p>Prep Time: 15 minutes<p>Cook Time: 10 minutes<p>Total Time: 25 minutes<p>Highly fragrant, tasty and yet simple to make winter side dish. Pairs …

My week long Holiday Trip to Northern Italy – Part 1

We recently returned from a fabulous holiday in Northern Italy celebrating our 25 years of marriage. It was absolutely wonderful. Every single place …

Aval Ladoo / Red Rice Flakes Balls

Hi everybody,<p>Diwali is not far away and I hope my Indian friends are all geared up for the festival. This post should have arrived earlier but I was …

Naturally Sweetened Coconut Burfi & Homemade Chai Spice Mix (Diwali Gift Idea)

Naturally Sweetened Coconut Burfi & Homemade Chai Spice Mix (Diwali Gift Idea)<p>Sugar free burfi and a fragrant chai spice blend that gives flavor to …

Kashmiri Rogan Josh

2 kg goat/lamb (shoulder cut ,on the bone) an ideal cut to use as it is slightly fatty and imparts great flavor<p>1 tsp fennel powder<p>1 tsp cinnamon,<p>1 …

Caramelized Apples with Pistachio Yogurt Cream

Although I hate to see summer’s gone away, I enjoy the crisp mornings followed by the warm afternoon and cooler nights. It is the season, when apples …

Turmeric Plum Cake

A soft and delicious cake made with spicy turmeric paste and juicy plums.<p>Remember my first turmeric post, the turmeric paste I’ve made for my golden …

Cooking

Tandoori Gobhi

Tandoori, the name evokes the exotic image of bright red color chicken pieces, but gobhi (cauliflower) is the alternative to tandoori chicken for …

SabudanaThalipeeth /Sago Flatbread

Thalipeeth is a kind of flatbread native to the Indian state of Maharashtra. It is typically made with a mix of wheat, rice, millet, sorghum, lentils …

Honey Sweetened Golden Plum Chutney

While we love eating plums fresh, nothing beats an old fashioned plum crumble, or a pudding, jam or chutney to savor in the cold months. No one eats …

Grilled Salmon Steak

Rinse the fish steaks and pat dry with paper towels. Place in the baking dish large enough to hold them all in one layer.<p>In a bowl whisk yogurt, …

Simple Gluten Free Kitchen

Here, I am with another vegetarian recipe. While growing up, we had koftas all the time. It was a treat for us. Koftas are delicious, deep fried meat …

Punjabi Style Stuffed Tinda

Living in Canada, I find myself often dreaming about Indian summers. Of heat and aam ka panna, of mangoes and mulberries, of kakari (indian cuke) and …

The Hearty Summer salad

My summer lunches revolve around salads like this one, made with grains, garden fresh vegetables, some sort of protein and fresh herbs or greens. I …

Mango ‘Malai’ (mango fool) – a perfect treat for mango lovers

If there is one fruit that I can’t wait for to come in season, then it would be mango. Now that it is end of June and mangoes are at their peak in my …

Eggless Sorghum Crepes with Stir-fried Banana Blossom

Crispy, coconut-y, eggless crepes stuffed with stir fried banana blossom and five spice tomato chutney. I confess, I like crepes for breakfast with …

Desi Indian Drink – Kachhe Aam ka Panna

Desi Indian drink – Kachhe Aam ka Panna<p>Total Time: 30 minutes<p>Yield: 6 servings<p>Enlivened with sugar, cumin and rock salt this raw mango drink is …

Pesto Pasta with Fresh Garbanzo Beans

Pesto Pasta with Fresh Garbanzo Beans<p>Prep Time: 5 minutes<p>Cook Time: 15 minutes<p>Total Time: 20 minutes<p>Yield: 1-2<p>A light, satisfying, healthy and …