Recipes

edamame

Delicious Spicy Edamame and Cilantro Kebabs

These are soft, moist, melt-in-your-mouth vegetarian kebabs made using edamame and cilantro. And they are very healthy and nourishing to boot. Whole immature soybeans. I have been making stir-fries, often adding edamame…

Chutney Powder

An Ode to Chutney Powder, a Rich Spice

While one may associate chutney powder with milagai podi (Idli powder), a signature spice blend preparation in Tamil Nadu, chutney powders in Karnataka, especially around Mysore and north Karnataka, are a mix…

egg curry

A Tangy, Spicy Egg Curry for Passover and Easter

Every Passover, Jewish people place a hard-boiled egg on the Passover ceremonial plate, and eat hard-boiled eggs dipped in salt water as part of the ceremony. Easter originally has nothing to do…

sahni holi sweets

Surbhi Sahni shows SEEMA How to Make Holi Sweets

With two decades of professional culinary experience, chef Surbhi Sahni brings home cooking traditions to modern South Asian cuisine and confections. As a proud queer Indian female chef and entrepreneur, Surbhi pushes…
Whole Wheat Halva Cake

Whole Wheat Flour Halwa Cake: Delicious and Healthy!

Whole Wheat Halva Cake This whole wheat halwa cake is a comforting, sweet Indian dish that you won't feel guilty eating. Check the recipe for Ankita's halwa cake! I am a microbiologist…
Thandai Chia Pudding

Tina Naidu’s Recipe on Thandai Chia Pudding

Holi would not be complete without thandai-a blend of nuts, spices and rose petals. Check out Tina Naidu's delicious thandai chia recipe. Being in the healthcare field and going through my own…
Sweta Vikram Khichadi Recipe

Sweta Vikram’s Soothing, Versatile Khichadi

When I was growing up, a lot of northern India homes traditionally served kitchari, khichadi or khichdi for lunch on Saturdays. Sundays used to be the big get-together for family and friends,…

mango sauce pasta

SEEMA COOKS: Mango Sauce Pasta

Try this mango sauce pasta by food blogger Parul Nagpal follows her passion to create healthy, yummy, nutrilicious recipes. I was in high school when I started learning basic cooking from my…

Yellow and Green Pholourie

As a child, I loved spending time with my mother in the kitchen. While she was cooking for company on the weekend, her kitchen filled with spicy fragrances and the sounds of…

Tofu Stir Fry With Creamy Tahini Sauce

A veggie stir fry is the perfect meal to have in your arsenal for when you want a balanced healthy meal that doesn’t take too much effort. I love how versatile it…