Pineapple chicken 

Pineapple chicken is a sweet and sour type of curry. The taste of pineapple added the uniqueness to this curry. And the combination is just perfect with chicken. Goes best with rice or pulao. The preparation is not so tough.. less ingredients are needed. I think it could be a great dish apart from the regular chicken curry.

Ingredients 

Pineapple 1cup Chopped 

Pineapple juice 1cup 

Chicken 1/2kg (marinate with 1tblspn of pineapple juice,1teaspn ginger paste,salt,sugar,black pepper)

Onion chopped 1/2cup 

Onion paste 1/2cup 

Ginger garlic paste 2teaspn 

Vegetable oil as required 

Salt as required 

Garam masala powder 2teaspn 

Cumin seeds 1teaspn 

Red chilli powder 1teaspn 

Turmeric powder 1teaspn 

Curry leaves 15 

Method 

In a pan heat oil and crackles cumin seeds.

Add chopped onions stir it.

Add the ginger garlic paste and turmeric and redchilli powder,mix it.

Now add the onion paste and the curry leaves.

Add the marinated chicken,mix it and add salt and water,cook for 20mins covering the lid.

Now add the pineapple juice and chopped pineapples,saute it.

Cooked it for 15mins or the chicken pieces becomes tender.

Add the garam masala powder at last. 

Ready to serve..! Do try it 🤗🤗

Instant khaman “Dhokla” 

Preparing dhokla for the very first time. Love this gujarati snack. Dhokla is made by fermented batter of rice and split chick peas. Best dish for breakfast or evening snacks. I preapred an instant dhokla cause can’t stop my cravings,and the fermantion takes a day🙄 This was for our teatime snacks. Though this was my first attemp on dhokla,it comes out yumm 😁 

Ingredients 

1cup gram flour/ besan 

Semolina 2tblspn 

Water 1 1/4 cups 

1tblspn oil 

Soda 1/4tspn 

1 1/4 tspn eno fruit salt 

1tspn salt 

2tspn sugar 

Turmeric powder 1/4tspn 

Green chillies 1tspn 

1tspn ginger paste 

Lemon juice 2tspn 

Method
Stir the besan and mix with semolina,water,oil,salt,sugar,turmeric,gree-nchilli paste and ginger paste to a smooth batter. It should be in pouring consistency.

Beat well, add eno and soda.

Sprinkle lemon juice. Beat for a few sec.

Now pour the batter in a steamer.cover the steamer.(let the steam to escape)

Steam it for 1/2 hr or insert a toothpick if it comes out clean than its ready. Let it be cool.

For temperting 

1tblspn oil 

Green chillies 3 splited 

Mustard seeds 1tspn 

1tblspn lemon juice

1/2 cup water 

Sugar 3tspn 

Few curry leaves

Heat oil and crackles mustard seeds,add green chillies and curry leaves now add lemon juice,water,sugar.cook it for 4mins.

Now pour the mixture over the dhokla.

Wait for 20mins to turn out soft.

Cut into pieces. Garnish with coriander. 

Do try this yummy instant khaman dhokla.

Bengal current juice 

This is a very light drink with a vibrant red colour and very good for our all total health.”Bengal current” is a small berry size fruit which have a tangy and slightly sweet flavour when it is ripe.We use the raw fruits in our regular dal it gives a sour flavour to the dish. Pickles are made by the raw fruits.Both have the wonderful tastes. Mostly popular in west bengal. In assamese language we called it “korja tenga”. Personaly i love it so much 😋

This juice is pretty much refreshing and a healthy drink for the summer days !! 🍸

Ingredients 

Ripe bengal current 1cup (you need to discard the small seeds)

Water 5cups

Honey or sugar as required 

A pinch of rock salt 

Method 

At first wash and clean the bengal currents. Discard the seeds properly.

Now blend the fruits adding water. Strain it.

Add the remaining ingredients.

And the beautiful health friendly drink is ready..!! Give it a try and share your feedbacks with me. Thanks 😘

Oreo icecream 

Again a day to satisfy my cravings.!! Yeah i love sunday coz its my cheatday,and can satisfy myself with my favorite foods.. yeepeeeee !!!!  

So guys today i prepared an icecream recipe. As i was thinking to make it from a long time,today i got the free time. The recipe is all mine. And the outcome was just tempting 😊

Ingredients 

Oreo biscuits 1packet small 

Marrie biscuits 1/2 packet 

Coconut milk 1cup 

Malai or cream 1/2cup 

Icing sugar for taste (Don’t add much sugar coz the other ingredients have enough sweetness)

Method 

In a bowl crush the biscuits very well.

Now add the remaining all ingredients and mix it very well in a mixture about 5mins.

In an airtight container add the icecream mix.

Keep it in the deep freeze for about 8hours.

Ready to serve 😋 

Do try it guys ..hope you will love it… Thanks!

CHICKEN MASALA (my version)

Hello friends….. 😁

Today i prepared this recipe for our guest. The recipe was mine and it was heavenly! Goes perfect with chapati or rice. Satisfied that my family loved it too and now i’m very much sure that yeah, i cook good!! Well done kasturi… 😀😉 so guys no more description and lets move towards the recipe soon !!

Boiled chicken 1kg

Onion paste 1cup 

Ginger garlic paste 1tblspn 

Cumin,coriander,turmeric,garam masala & kashmiri redchilli powder combine it all and make a wet paste. (About 1tblspn)

Soya sauce 1/2 teaspn 

Tomato sauce 1teaspn 

Redchilli sauce 1teaspn 

Vinger 1/2teaspn 

Oil and salt as required 

Chicken stock 2cups

Whole garam masala’s 1teaspn 

Cumin seeds 1teaspn 

Bay leaves 2 

Cream for garnishing 

Method 

In a hot pan heat oil and add the whole garam masala’s,cumin seeds and bay leaves,let it crackles.

Add onion paste stir it well.

Add ginger garlic paste mix it and add the soya sauce,tomato sauce,red chilli sauce and vinger.

Now add the wet masala paste stir well.

Add the boiled chicken with stock.

Add seasoning and cook it for 15mins or when the water reduced.

At last garnish with a pinch of garam masala and fresh cream.

Believe me it was amazing.. do try it and let me know your valuable feedbacks! 

Peanut chicken 

Hello beautiful people… Today i’m going to share my own created recipe. I love to cook always something versatile which is unique and taste good as well. Peanut chicken is something like that. I was thinking what to cook for dinner.. there was chicken and a bowl of fresh peanuts..!!!  But don’t wanna make that regular chicken curry,butter chicken,chilli chicken etc.. Then suddenly i used my brain lol…😁 and tried my hands on the recipe. Lets go for it.. !

Ingredients 

Chicken 1/2 kg (cut clean wash it very well and boil it)

Peanut paste 1bowl (soak the peanuts in warm water and make a paste)

Chopped onions 1cup 

Ginger garlic paste 1tblspn 

Green chillies chopped 1teaspn 

Ghee for frying 

Salt as required 

Water as required 

Milk 1cup

Turmeric powder 1/2 teaspn

Garam masala powder 1teaspn 

Red chilli powder 1teaspn 

Fennel powder 1teaspn 

Method 

In a pan heat ghee and add the chopped onions stir it.

Now add the ginger garlic paste & green chillies .. mix it.

Add the redchilli,fennel & turmeric powder mix again.

Now add the boil chicken pieces mix & saute it.

Add the paste of peanut .. stir it well.

Add salt and water required.Cook it well for 15mins.

Add 1cup of milk.

Add the garam masala powder. Garnish it with ring onions. Ready to serve with roti or rice.

My Simple Breakfast 

I’m very much addicted of my daily fitness routine.. ! And always trying and developing day by day. Loved the result after 6months of regular cardio. I’m really ‘blowing up’ !!! Hard work never goes unnoticed ! But as well as cardio,heavy workouts the perfect diet is also necessary. Here goes a very simple and healthy breakfast recipe.


Melon with oats

Ingredients 

1Cup warm skimmed milk 

Oats 2tblspn 

Honey (optional) 1teaspn 

Chopped melons about 1/2 cup

Mint leaves for garnishing 

Method 

In a bowl soak the oats in the warm milk for 5mins.

Add honey (I personally don’t use any sugar substitute)

Add the chopped water melons.

Garnish with mint leaves.

And its ready… ! Isn’t it very simple?? Try it “Eat clean & stay fit” !! Thanks 😘

Kothal gutir pitika 

A very typical assamase recipe prepared with mashed jackfruit seeds. Popular among all over the Assam. A simple recipe but taste aawesome ! Goes best with simple dal,chawal… !!! This is our today’s lunch menu… lets go for the recipe.

Ingredients 

Jackfruit seeds 6/7

Boil potatoes 4

Salt as required 

A bit of mustard oil 

Green chillies 1 Chopped 

Fermented bamboo shoot and ghost chilli pepper pickle 1teaspn 

Chopped onion 1teaspn 


Method 

Boil the jackfruit seeds and potatoes , peel it.

Mashed it very well.

Add all ingredients, mix it well and make a dough.

Its ready,serve it with steam rice and simple dal. Do try and share your feedbacks! Thanks 😊

Chanar Dalna

Hello guys.. !! Hope all are doing great 😁 

Today i prepared a very typical bengali dish,called “chanar dalna” ! This a very simple recipe and perfect menu for dinner. Combination of potatoes,paneer & green peas. While in the main recipe green fresh peas are being used, but i had added dried peas,cause it’s not the peas season & frozen peas are not available today at our kitchen.. lol 😂 I used the recipe from a cooking book. It was quite delicious and my family loved it! 😊

Ingredients 

Dried green peas 1cup (wash and soak it overnight and then boil it)

Paneer 200gm 

Potatoe 1 Big size (Chopped and boil it)

Tomato 1 Chopped 

Coriander+cumin+redchilli+turmeric powder 1teaspn (add little bit of mustard oil to make a wet paste together)

Ginger paste 1teaspn 

A pinch of sugar 

Salt as required 

1teaspn of whole cumin seeds

2 bay leaves 

1teaspn garam masala 

1/2 Cup mustard oil 

1tblspn ghee 

Method 

Heat oil in a pan and fry the paneer and potato cubes batch wise till it golden all sides. Keep aside.

At the same oil crackles cumin seeds and add bay leaves.

Add the chopped tomatoes and cook for a couple of mins.

Add the boiled peas and ginger paste and mix well.

Now add the masala paste and mix well again.

Season with salt and sugar and stir for a min.

Now add 1Cup of water and add the fried paneer and potato cubes.

Cook for 5 mins covered.

Take off the flame add garam masala and ghee.

Serve hot with rice/roti.

Do try this yummy recipe… and yes share your feedbacks ! Thanks 😊

Achari bhindi

Sunday menu should be like something sepical and unique .. it’s it ? Everyone is home spending there rest time.. happiness could be spread with a delicious meal….!! Well…today, i prepared a simple and delicious recipe with bhindi. And this vegetable is actually not my favourite so tried to make something innovative. This is kind of a achari dish adding every masala which we use to make achar. Very simple to cook and taste good 😁👌

Ingredients 

Bhindi (lady’s finger) 100grm [wash and clean with a kitchen towel & cut in length wise]

1 Tomato chopped 

Lemon juice 1/2 tspn 

Sugar a pinch 

Coriander powder 1/2tspn 

Turmeric powder 1/2tspn 

Redchilli powder 1/2tspn 

Dried mango powder 1/2tspn 

Garam masala powder a pinch 

Asafoetida a pinch 

Ginger paste 1/2tspn 

Fennel seeds 1/2tspn 

Onion seeds 1/2tspn 

Mustard seeds 1/2tspn 

Salt & water as required 

Mustard oil 1tblspn

Method 

In a pan heat oil and add asafoetida and the whole spices let it crackles.

Add the ginger paste and the chopped tomatoes saute it well.

Add the powder spices except dried mango powder.

Add sugar and mix it well.

Now add the bhindi and salt,mix it well and cook it well for 20mins. Add water as needed. [Don’t add much water]

When it will cooked well add the dried mango powder & the lemon juice. 

Its ready to serve.. isn’t it very simple and unique in flavour…? do try it & let me know your feedbacks!! Thanks 😘