The Everyday Moong Dal

 

 

Dal has always been the classic comfort food.

 

This is my everyday Dal. A warm fragrant bowl with a drizzle of lemon juice soothes and coddles like old socks when I am sick in bed. The hissing  of the pressure cooker speaks of homecoming and the emitting aroma welcomes us back after a long vacation. [...]

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Fennel Flavored Chicken Curry

 

 

Yet another Chicken Curry. This time the usual one, but redolent with the aroma of fennel. The tiny fennel seeds waved the wands and transformed an everyday chicken curry to something quite fascinating. As I write this post, the air in my home is still laden with the fragrance.

 

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Sweet and Spicy Green Mango Chutney: Kancha Aamer Chutney

 

 

While the term “chutney” is observed upon as a condiment by the rest of the world, it plays a quite different role in Bengali cuisine. Chutney is an essential part of the multi-course Bengali meal. It is not a condiment, and it is not to be paired with meat or cheese. The [...]

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Black-Eyed Peas with Roasted Tomato Sauce

 

 

This warm and fragrant pot of legume was our weeknight meal; quite flavorful, and also easy to make.

 

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Medu Vada: Savory Lentil Fritters

 

 

While the wind howled and screeched outside one day, whistling into our home through the fireplace and window panes, we stayed home  munching on these crispy, golden Vadas.

 

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