Asparagus Casserole / Mixed Vegetables Risotto

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Ingredients Arborio Rice (Italian Rice) 1 cup Asparagus 6-9(tough ends trimmed & cut in 3″ bits) Carrot – chopped lengthwise Green beans – chopped 3″ size bits Broccoli – cut into florets Scallions 1-2 finely chopped Jalapenos 1 seeded & chopped Red Bell pepper 1 sliced Peppercorns 1 spoon – ground Chicken Broth 2 cups [...]

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Minestrone Soup

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Ingredients: Pasta Vegetable broth Olive oil Black Pepper Powder Beans: Garbanzos, Red Kidney beans, Black Eye Beans, Double Beans, Soya beans, Spit peas, Tiger Beans, Lentils, Fresh Peas… Herbs: Fresh Parsley and Basil, Dry Oregano, Basil and Thyme, Vegetables: Beans, Zucchini, Squash, Celery, Spinach, White Onions (minced), Tomatoes (crushed) Method: Soak the beans overnight and [...]

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Vegetable Masal Dosa – Thinking New!

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If you are wondering what I had for dinner?…’Veg Masal Dosa’ it is:) Its surprising how I keep thinking of all my online friends! Oh yeah, I miss them…when there is no update:( Though only connected through the web, few of them are really trust worthy, concrete and fun to e-communicate with. Fortunately, I am [...]

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Thai Style Shrimps n Mixed Veggies Stir-Fry – Dig in:)

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Thai Style Stir-Fry: In the world of more n more anonymity, people pick up strange habits of nit-picking on others. And online free-advise is so fashionable these days! Oh yeah, I still keep receiving those awful negative comments at my food blog: Kitchen Tantra dot Com. Though I don’t have any objection for this suggestion [...]

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Kaikari Masal / Tarkari Sabzi / Veggie Medley – My Way

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Kaikari Masala: Sometimes, I am really off the hook…and can glue to the couch all day long without any hope in life. If you had witnessed me hitting the sack on a bright morning…you will know, what I mean. I can simply go without answering a phone call or ringing doorbell!! I don’t cook, clean, [...]

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Thai Basil Fried Rice – Comfort Meal:)

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I love fixing one pot meals for the great comfort at two level: easy plus satisfying. By adding few basil leaves to the simple fried rice, it overwhelmingly becomes quite tempting and aromatic. Sometimes, it becomes my post-workout menu…the day I do the yard work, by default I automatically make this dish! If you have [...]

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Kalyana Sambhar / Wedding Feast Sambhar

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Kalyana Veetu Sambhar Indian Marriage: everyone knows just enough! Renting out the marriage hall for a day or two, distributing invitations personally to everyone you know (not necessarily…sometimes, your 3rd cousin’s – daughter’s – in-law’s – next door neighbors, are in the list), booking for video coverage, for still camera etc. In short, weddings are [...]

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Hot and Sour Chinese Soup – Hearty Preparation!

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Mixed Veggies, Chicken and Tofu Soup: To be really honest…I didn’t aim for this kind of soup:( What I was hoping for is that signature-trade mark, Indianized ‘Hot and Sour Soup’ that we get in restaurants, back home! I am big fan of Indo-Chinese concoctions, they are simply out of this world…with just 4-5 basic [...]

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Saffron Infused Vegetable Birinji Rice – Dig in!

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Saffron Vegetable Pilaf: Did I tell you this?!…my camera broke couple of weeks ago! This was the last recipe – I mean, complete pictures from it…and shortly after that, it gave away!! I got pretty mad for a while…to lose a handy devise, which was like a friend to me for the past 5+ years. [...]

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Kadhamba Saadham / Spicy Vegetable Khichdi

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Kadamba Sadham: Other Names: Mixed Vegetables and Lentils Rice. Spicy Vegetable Khichdi. The weather down here at Mississippi is really really warm, at this time of the year! Every little prancing around the neighborhood, leaves me like a half-baked potato. If you drop an egg over the patio…it would be done thoroughly into an omlette [...]

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