Blueberry Buckle

I have always been tempted to bake desserts with berries that are not native to our country. To some extent we see plenty of Strawberries, plums, peaches, nectarines , apricots but Black berries, rasp berries and blueberries are not available except in the dry form in stores stocking baking ingredients. These are exorbitantly priced though… 

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Chilli Bajji, ( Long green chillis dipped in a thick spicy gramflour batter and deep fried.)

 Chilli bajjis, Mensinkai bajji in Kannada, Molagai bajji in Tamil all very hot favourites among Southerners where this version of bajji is prepared without stuffing unlike the North Indian version of a stuffed chilli bajji. It is so surprising that almost everyone associates the humble Chilli bajji with the rains, monsoon and hot tea. I… 

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Chinese Veg Fried rice

When you love Chinese fried rice and wish to have it always when you go to a restaurant it comes loaded with grease and high sodium. The term fried rice sends shivers to me when I imagine how oily it must be. With very little oil and a good stir fry this dish can be… 

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