Category: No Onion No Garlic Recipes

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Paneer Stuffed Croquettes

Enjoy this simple and easy paneer stuffed croquettes to please your friends or family. It is so deliciously addictive that you will crave for more!! If you’re on the search for a crispy and crunchy appetizer then look no more! These paneer stuffed croquettes are easy to make and is always a...

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Spicy Millet Salad Bowl

Looking for a quick-n-easy flavorful meal tonight? How about a Spicy millet Buddha bowl that is loaded with flavor and bursting with nutrients – a complete meal in itself !! Take a break from the usual fasting recipes and dive your forks into this spicy millet salad...

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Vrat ki Papdi

Regardless of the occasion, these crispy and crunchy deep fried crackers (papdi or mathris) will call for your attention on any day and above all they are gluten-free, dairy-free and vegan!! Holy days of Navratri are here and we are all set for healthy, gluten free diet. On the...

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Bharwan Baingan Recipe

Enjoy the healthy and delicious bharwan baingan Recipe that is stuffed with medley of spices, lentils and peanuts. Now this is what I call comfort food – surprisingly easy to make vegan and a gluten free recipe! By now you might have known my love for eggplants –...

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Kurkuri Bhindi

A distant friend is coming over for dinner tonight, she is from the heritage state of India – Rajasthan and eats food without onion and garlic. So had to come up with something that accompanies my no onion no garlic smoky panchmel dal , no onion...

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No Onion No Garlic Palak Paneer

Palak paneer also referred to as Saag paneer is the most relished dish in almost every Indian  household. A tasty and delightful dish prepared with leafy green spinach, mild spices and Indian cottage cheese – intensely flavorful, loaded with nutrients and the delicious ingredients will set...

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Sweet Potato Cutlet

Since it’s Navratri week, here is another yummy delicacy – sweet potato cutlet or shakarkandi ki cutlet. This healthy, gluten-free, no onion no garlic cutlet is super yum and easy to prepare. Just toss everything together, mix, shape and cook. A perfect recipe for Navratri or any other...

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No Onion No Garlic Malai Kofta

Since it’s the Navratri week, my meal planner calls for Malai Kofta tonight. A flavorful, rich and creamy curry from the Mughlai origin. Today’s dish is cooked in a tomato based gravy, a secret ingredient and is without onion and garlic. Trust me, even without onion and garlic, this...

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Sabudana Namkeen

Looking for a quick phalahari recipe, then give this speedy sabudana namkeen a try. During Navratri or fasting days, people consume falahari diet that consist of fruits, vegetables, dry nuts and some dairy products and this quick and easy snack is an ideal fasting recipe. 15 minutes and a handful...

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Navratri Meal Plan

Navratri is a very auspicious time of the year and is celebrated over the period of 8-9 days. During this time period, devotees observe fast from the first day to the ninth day. People eat only one meal a day and that too phalahari. The term phalahari or...

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Phalahari Vrat ki Chutney

This quick and simple phalahari vrat ki chutney is ideal for any fasting day. The term phalahari or falahari refers to ‘phal’ that means fruit and ‘aahar’ means diet – meaning diet that contains fruits and veggies. During fasting days, people consume falahari diet that consist...

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Tawa Aloo Chaat

Looking for some delicious potatoes recipe for Navratri, then try my quick and easy tawa aloo chaat recipe. Requires only a handful of ingredients and trust me, you’ll be making it over and over again. These griddle cooked potatoes are simply the best and easy to cook.  For this dish, baby...

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Dry Arbi Masala

Today, I am sharing a delicious easy-to cook recipe of my mom – dry arbi masala. Arbi also referred to as colocasia or taro root is a vegetable and has a starchy taste similar to potatoes. These roots are often mistakenly labeled as “high carb foods.”...

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Masala Idli Recipe

My kids are headed home from their activities and to feed their hungry bellies, I have a yummy snack ready. Had some leftover idlis from last night, so thought of a healthy quick fix that is delicious, nutritious and their favorite too – Masala idli recipe. Name sounds fancy but...

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Peanut Chikki or gajak

Kids love sweets and when they are starving, they will grab whatever is easily available. Often, it’s not the healthiest snack, so indulge their love for sweets with these healthy and nutritious peanut chikki. This delicious and tasty chikkis are ideal as a snack and a must-have during winter...

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Makki Mooli and Methi ke Parathe

Makki mooli and methi ke parathe – a quintessential winter meal, so hearty and filling. Radish is the least liked vegetable in my house; maybe its the strong flavor that turns my kids away, but when it comes to makki mooli and methi ke parathe – they are always ready!!...

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Mathura ke Pede

Excitement of festivities have gripped the nation and everyone seems drenched in a festive mood. On this occasion, people are busy preparing a wide assortment of sweets and savory snacks. Same applies to me as well, Diwali fever has caught up with me and my kitchen is all set to...