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Medu Vadai - Of Sagars of Bengaluru and Lazy Weekends!

There are weekends when you don’t want to wake up. Or wake up late and just walk down to the nearest Sagar/Udipi place and have a multi-course breakfast at leisure. 648 more words


Colourful Black Lentil salad

Lentils are a cheap and nutritious source of protein and fiber. The black variety hold together well when cooked and can look particularly attractive on the plate – sometimes referred to as beluga lentils (as in the most sought after type of caviar), they glisten on the plate and act as a wonderful palate for other colours and flavours. 381 more words



Antioxidants are compounds that slow or prevent cell damage. Well, this means I can improve my health and experience anti-aging effects from what I eat. That’s truly important to me. 527 more words

Daal Makhani

When my husband and I go out for Indian food, I have a few favorites I like to order—channa masala, garlic naan, and one or two daals. 920 more words

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Black dhal

In need of a restorative food hug while suffering from an annoying bout of ‘summer’ flu, I cooked up a big vat of Anna Jones’ Black dhal from her fabulous book… 630 more words


Wheatless Wednesday - Butternut Squash and Lentils with Cumin and Lime

Here’s a marriage made in heaven!  Two of my favorite foods, creamy butternut squash paired with earthy lentils is divine in this dish with shallots, pecans, cumin and lime.   852 more words

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Scallops En Papillote for Your Sweetie

Apparently, scallops are a very romantic food. It seems that in every painting of Venus, the Roman goddess of love, there is a scallop shell somewhere. 687 more words