Channa Masala Vol 2 (the tangy tamarind one)

Channa Masala Vol 2 (the tangy tamarind one)

Did you give last weeks channa masala a try? This channa masala recipe is by far my favourite of all the channa masalas (did you know there were more than one?!). I absolutely love the tangy sweetness of tamarind in this. I could eat this by the bowl full. Best served with a sprinkle of [...]

Channa Masala Vol 1 (the tomatoey one)

Channa Masala Vol 1 (the tomatoey one)

Iv'e got two different versions of channa masala that I like to make. Today's recipe is a tomato based channa masala. It makes use of all those spice basics we have in our cupboard as well as the garam masala I know you made 😉 This one is best served with warm parathas or puris [...]

Stupid Simple Watermelon Salad

Stupid Simple Watermelon Salad

(& other great summer BBQ recipe ideas) Happy (almost) Canada Day folks (and early Independence Day for my US friends & family)! This year, like every year, our long weekend is going to be filled with lots of family and summer based fun. Including some water based activities, BBQ-ing with the family and all the [...]

Unique Underrated Spices in my Cupboard

Unique Underrated Spices in my Cupboard

Following my spice basics post, I thought I'd share a few other spices that might be lesser known, but are staples in my cupboard. I like to use these quite often, but I don't think everyone cooks with these as frequently. They offer a great flavour boost that can really help a dish standout. They [...]

Ramadan Healthy Recipe Round-up

Ramadan Healthy Recipe Round-up

Ramadan is coming! And I am in full meal prep mode getting ready for our long 16-hour fasts. So, for all my muslim friends, and for those of you intermittent fasting in general, here's some recipe inspiration for you! I find that during Ramadan I tend to have little energy for long involved recipes. So [...]