Tag: gluten free

Guest Post

Hubby’s Dal Makhani

In our ten years of marriage, Arun and I have spent numerous hours in the kitchen trying new dishes and experimenting with various ingredients. Dal Makhani is one of his specialties. It is one of those dishes I crave for on a lazy weekend and though you might think I am biased, this is hands down the tastiest Dal makhani ever. Here’s the first guest post from my hubby dearest. “I’m a software guy and writing technical documents is a part of my day job. When Akila asked me if I can write a guest post for her food blog…

Festivals and Celebration

Desi Bake: Healthy Baked Modak / Kozhukattai – Vegan and Gluten Free

Healthy ingredients plus desi flavours is my favourite combination for baking. Simran’s come up with another interesting ‘healthy baking contest’ for the members of Ovenderful mom bakers community. I absolutely love these contests, one- they give me a solid reason to empty my pocket and stock up my pantry with amazing ingredients, two- I love experimenting with new ingredients and trying interesting unique bakes. So what’s special about this bake- It is vegan and gluten free. I have not used any baking powder or baking soda.

Eggless Cakes, Cupcakes and More, Vegan

Gluten Free and Vegan Coco-Rice Cupcakes

It is pretty much impossible to not get inspired in baking if you are a part of Ovenderful Mom Bakers Community. I can’t even begin to write how much I have learnt from this wonderful group. When one decides to try healthy baking, the options become limitless. It is a whole new world in itself. I have always been skeptical about using rice flour in bakes. That ‘floury’ gritty feel of rice flour always stopped me. Sometime last week two bakers from the group shared gorgeous looking rice flour cookies and rice flour cupcakes. Femina and Sunaina thank you so…

Vegetarian Side Dishes

Aalu Methi / Potato and Fenugreek Greens Stir Fry

Bangalore feels like heaven and I am loving the cold wet weather, which is much welcome after the really hot summer we had. The only complaint Hubby dearest has is the idea of going grocery shopping on a cold Saturday morning. I agree, the idea of getting out of the cozy warm bed and walking on muddy puddles of water isn’t exactly appealing. There are certain things ‘Google baba’ is definitely sought for. So I looked up Vegetables Online India and loads of options popped up , like Big Basket. Of course I had heard of them. They seem to…