Easiest Dhaaba-style Karahi Chicken

     I must admit my Desi recipes on this blog are few and far between, but I only share the ones I really believe are a true palette pleaser. Chicken Karahi is a real Pakistani favorite, whether it’s ordered at a dhaaba, a fancy restaurant or whipped up at home. It’s honestly so easy…

Winter’s Still Here – Maple Walnut Pie

Ugh, by the time this post goes live, it’s already here. I’ll admit it, I’m not a fan of winters… I know people love it, but ugh I hate it when you feel the cold chill to your bones and you have to layer up, but if the heat is too high somewhere, then you…

Ammi’s Famous Gaajar ka Halwa

  Hi guys! In moving between my domains, I lost this recipe which I posted in 2014 I believe… Reposting it again ❤ Ever since I started this blog, I have wanted my mother’s legendary Gaajar ka Halwa recipe on it. Plus what’s the point of naming the blog ghee shaker when there is no…

The Most Delicious Lasagna Recipe

From Scratch… I’ve been thinking of including this family and friends’ favorite dish (and mine too!), lasagna recipe on the blog for a long long time.  I can only attribute the extensive delay to general inertia (how many times do I remind people of that? :D) and to my personal confusion related to quantifying how…

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…