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Baingan Ka Raita (Eggplant Raita)

Baingan Ka Raita (Eggplant Raita)

Have you tried this raita? If you are from the beautiful province of Khyber Pakhtoon Khwa I am sure you already have a killer recipe of this raita and if you know anyone from the lovely city of Peshawar, they must have introduced you to […]

Channay Ke Dal Ka Halwa (Split Chickpea Halwa)

Channay Ke Dal Ka Halwa (Split Chickpea Halwa)

Some foods have this amazing ability to be transformed into sweet and savory category with ease and channa dal/split chickpea is definitely one of such food. My dad used to tell us a story about a Mughal emperor or prince who was getting life imprisonment […]

Gluten Free Garlic Naan, Butter Naan, Kalonji Naan, Sesame Naan

Gluten Free Garlic Naan, Butter Naan, Kalonji Naan, Sesame Naan

Why do people call a simple naan “Naan Bread” I would never understand. It is like calling a bun “Bun Bread”. I don’t remember if I ever tried to make naan at home pre gluten free era because there is such a great variety of […]

Tale of Two Soups

Tale of Two Soups

Forget everything. Just make soup all the time. And why not? It warms you up, it is nutritious, it is versatile, it is filling and oh so tasty. I always find having a pot of hot soup so rewarding during chill weather. It requires minimum […]

Gajar Ka Halwa

Gajar Ka Halwa

Carrots have the same seasonal presence in Pakistan as pumpkin has in West. The main difference is that we don’t add carrot to our coffee or tea. As soon as seasonal carrots arrive, they become a part of almost daily meal. Soups, salads, pasta, pickles, […]

Gluten Free Chocolate Cake with Chocolate Frosting

Gluten Free Chocolate Cake with Chocolate Frosting

It was my daughter’s birthday last week. I am not so keen on celebrating “days” and just ask my kids what they want for lunch/ dinner and which cake they would like. She asked for  Pizza for lunch, eating out at dinner and a cheesecake. […]