Desserts / Sweets, Indian Festivals / Occassions, Indian Recipes, Traditional Bohri Food

Sev Ladoo

Sev ladoos bring back yummy childhood memories for me. Sev ladoos were made by mom as an Eid sweet for Eid ul Fitr. Brother and I absolutely relished this sweet treat and always looked forward to eating endless ladoos. Mom knew our love for the ladoos, she would make batches of frozen ladoos which would… Continue reading Sev Ladoo

Baking Recipes, Desserts / Sweets, Indian Festivals / Occassions, ramadan recipes

Basbousa – Eid Special

This Eid ditch the usual favourites and give Basbousa a try! Basbousa is a popular Middle Eastern sweet made from Semolina. It has it's origins in Egypt but is very commonly prepared is homes as well as sold in local bakeries across the Middle East. Basbousa is cooked in a pan traditionally but these days… Continue reading Basbousa – Eid Special

Indian Recipes, Snack Ideas, Vegan Recipes

Chana Bateta – Bohra Style

Chana Bateta, the quintessential Bohri  speciality, a spicy and tangy dish of boiled peas and potatoes This is commonly sold on roadside stalls of Bohri Mohalla, Mumbai during Ramadan and is a popular side dish prepared during food gatherings. Chana Bateta is frequently prepared for iftari (time to break Ramadan fast) by people who cannot… Continue reading Chana Bateta – Bohra Style

Baking Recipes, Chocolate Treats, holiday recipes, Kids Can Cook Too, kids menu, Vacation Fun

Chocolate Almond Cookies

These Chocolate Almond cookies are your typical chewy cookies that give you a feeling of biting into a health bar. Given the amount of Almonds used the cookies are surely a good source of nutrition. We all learn from our mistakes and what's even better is converting those mistakes into delicious success! Something similar happened… Continue reading Chocolate Almond Cookies

Chicken Recipes, Easy Maincourse, ramadan recipes

Mutabbaq / Murtabak

Mutabbaq / Murtabak is a popular street food of Saudi Arabia, it is essentially a box shaped Paratha with a mince stuffing and layers of egg and chopped vegetables. A meal in it self,  just 1 or 2 Mutabbaq is enough to carry on for the day, especially during Ramadan as a suhoor/ sehri dish.… Continue reading Mutabbaq / Murtabak