Akkha Masoor | Red Lentils Curry

Akhkha Masoor is a popular dish from western Maharashtra. It is healthy as well as tasty. This is a Quick & Easy method of Red Lentils Curry. During travels to kolhapur, I came across this popular dish made with Red Lentils. We had Akkha masoor served with Naan, Butter roti and Rice which was mind…

Oil-Free Okra | Stuffed-; Okra |Masala Bhendi | Bharwa Bhindi

Hello Friends, Learn how to make OIL-FREE Stuff Okra/ Bhendi. This steam stuffed Bhendi is a very tasty and nutritiously healthy authentic recipe. Especially it is a very good recipe for the people who are suffering from heart disease. The zero oil use in the recipe and Bhendi’s low calories & high dietary fibre property…

Katachi Amti ( Curry)

Katachi Amti is a traditional Maharashtrian dish which is prepared from leftover water of chana dal (Split chickpeas) or using soaked and boiled chana dal. It’s a spicy dal with a watery consistency. It is usually prepared along with Puran Poli, Rice. In Maharashtra traditional Katachi Amti has been prepared during festivals. Preparation Time: 15…

Shev Bhaji

The spicy gravy made with onion, dry coconut and shev. It is very famous dish in Maharashtra. Basically my mother use to make this recipe in very different way because she used “Pata-Varvanta” to grind the gravy masala instead of Grinder. I still remember the taste of that shev bhaji. Nowadays my husband who is…

Paneer Butter Masala

Restaurant / dhaba style delicious North Indian main course vegetable Paneer Butter Masala. Paneer Butter Masala is also known as Paneer Makhanwala where fresh paneer pieces are cooked in Indian spices. Today I am sharing a very simple, quick and authentic vegetarian Paneer recipe to make at home- Paneer Butter Masala. Preparation Tme: 10 Mins…

Patvadi Rassa (Red Spicy Gravy)

Patvadi Rassa is a Maharashtrian recipe. Rassa means red spicy gravy. This is a monsoon special recipe. Its taste get enhance when consumed with Bhakari or Poli (Chapati). This typical Marathi recipe has different versions in different parts of Maharashtra by having little variation in Rassa. As Monsoon Season is approaching I am very excited…

Drumstick Masala – Oil Free

Drumstick Masala  is a delicious gravy recipe. You can pair this side dish with steamed rice or parathas. Drumsticks are known to have medicinal properties and can cure many ailments. Try this easy and OIL FREE recipe. Preparation time: 10 mins Cook Time: 20 mins Serve: 3-4 Type: main course Ingredients: 4-5 Drumsticks (cut into…