Easy-Peasy Crowd Pleaser Butter Chicken

Making butter chicken at home is not as difficult as it may seem. With a few key ingredients, you can make a winning dish, that’s ideal for entertaining.

Veggie Alert: Roasted eggplant & mushrooms

My dear vegetarian friends, I have not forsaken you! I’m often stumped by how to make non-meat meals taste good, but when I discover one, it’s like striking gold. This roasted eggplant recipe is a great way to toss up a weekday dinner that is not only healthy but very tasty as well. I started…

Treasure Island Bars

Sometimes we browse online looking for recipes and feel overwhelmed by the amount of work or steps most recipes seem to have. So they look good enough to look at but don’t seem like they’re worth the time and energy. I’m sure all of you have had that experience at some point or the other,…

Savory Tomato Feta Mini Tarts

I believe the time has come again to make a savory post, or two or more. I know I was under the radar during Ramadan, when some of you must have wondered what tasty eatables I could suggest for Iftar (or so I hope). The truth is, I am an essentially lazy person who experiences…

Jiggle Jiggle Jelly

OMG! What a pleasant surprise this recipe was. It was so easy. I had very low expectations when making this because I thought it wouldn’t set and just end up being an epic fail. But it was quite the opposite. Throw away those boxes of instant jelly filled with sugar, artificial flavors and God knows…

This Ain’t Cinderella’s Pumpkin (Cheesecake)!

You know what’s better than a pumpkin pie? Pumpkin Cheesecake! I got the opportunity to make this again recently for an order for an old colleague’s farewell. It was her favorite dessert, and that’s what they wanted to send her off with. Good thing ‘coz this got rave reviews! I think cream cheese makes anything…

Alcohol Substitutes in Cooking

Have you ever gone through a gourmet recipe and thought hmmm, this seems pretty cool and easy until you get to a part that says 2 tbsp sherry or port wine, and you’re like … uhh, what will I do for that?? Now I can’t make it… oh boy, have I got a resource for…