Usal

Usal recipe

My mom died when I was seven, but many of the few memories I have of her have to do with food.You see, she loved to cook. She was a Maharashtrian, and the food she prepared reflected the ingredients and influences of her corner of the world. Although I never had a chance to learn how to cook from … [Read more...]

Peppered Mushroom Potato Stir-Fry

Mushroom-Potato Stir Fry

This is a quick, weeknight post about one of my favorite quick, weeknight recipes. I created it on the fly one evening while craving something healthy but comforting. Although really easy to put together with just a handful of ingredients, my Peppered Mushroom-Potato Stir Fry packs a huge flavor … [Read more...]

Chickpeas Curry

Chickpeas Curry

A friend asked me for a recipe with chickpeas, and how could I resist?After all, chickpeas (garbanzo beans) are only my favorite legumes in the whole world. Not only are they delicious and healthy, of course, but the texture and taste are hearty enough to satisfy any palate- even that of the most … [Read more...]