Noodle Soup – Shack Saturdays Special

Hi Guys! I am bringing this week’s Shack Saturdays to you all from the breathtakingly beautiful Greece. Yes, we are on a trip to Greece and I can’t wait to give you all a glimpse of this  fabulous place. My better half and I along with our friends are having an amazing time here. We have taken an apartment and staying just like at home… When … Continue reading Noodle Soup – Shack Saturdays Special

Vegan Juice

I think it’s time for some detox. Do you think so too? This Vegan Juice is an excellent source of dietary fiber and a whole lot of veggie nutrients. Have it for your breakfast… Yes, just a glass full of vegan juice is good enough to start your day! Here’s the secret recipe for you all to kick those calories out; Preparation Time  5-10 minutes Blending … Continue reading Vegan Juice

Tandoori Prawns – Shack Saturdays Special

Roasting can be so much fun. You can try with seafood, corn, chicken, lamb, paneer (cottage cheese) and the list goes on.  Tandoori Prawns are marinated in lemon juice, yogurt and spices, then grilled or broiled. Plan ahead. This recipe needs to be marinated for at least 6 hours or overnight. Here’s the step by step recipe for you all; Preparation Time 30-45 minutes Cooking Time 25-30 minutes … Continue reading Tandoori Prawns – Shack Saturdays Special

Assorted Vegetable Fritters (Pakoras) – Fiesta Friday

Defining divinity this Friday with Pakoras (Fritters), Hot Chai (Tea) and the very timely rain in Singapore  🙂 This indeed is the best combination my better half and I could ask for on a rainy evening. While he is enjoying his pakoras (fritters), I am doing multi-tasking…eating and blogging… difficult isn’t it? 😉 So guys, relish these fritters with your family and friends and be … Continue reading Assorted Vegetable Fritters (Pakoras) – Fiesta Friday

Egg White and Spinach Omelette

Time for a dose of health. It can’t get better than protein, dietary fibre, vitamins, calcium, iron…. and more in a single dish. A quick recipe for breakfast, main-course or snack. Comfort food was never so nutritious. 🙂 Here’s the recipe for you all; Preparation Time 10-15 minutes Cooking Time 10 minutes Serving 1 Main Ingredients Eggs & Spinach Course Breakfast or Main-Course Level Of Cooking Easy Ingredients     … Continue reading Egg White and Spinach Omelette

Poori (Deep-fried and Puffed Wheat Bread)

Don’t we all like to have those cheat meals once in a while… 😉 Being an ardent foodie, my happiness quotient is at the highest level when I have those… Haha! Poori is a variety of Indian deep-fried and puffed bread made with whole wheat flour. It goes fantastically with veg and non-veg curries. I love it with ghugni (black chickpeas/kala chana curry) or kadhai chicken. A … Continue reading Poori (Deep-fried and Puffed Wheat Bread)

Ghugni (Kala Chana/Black Chickpeas) – Shack Saturdays Special

The very tasty and nutritious black chickpeas in the form of Ghugni (saucy preparation of black chickpeas) is here this weekend. It is very popular in almost all Indian homes. A must during Navratri Pooja (ritual) when it is cooked without onion and garlic. Can be accompanied by Poori (deep-fried and puffed wheat bread), Steamed Rice or simply topped on a slice of bread with … Continue reading Ghugni (Kala Chana/Black Chickpeas) – Shack Saturdays Special

Veg Lasagna – Shack Saturdays Special

Last weekend, I tried my hands on the very delicious Lasagna (pasta in the form of sheets or wide strips baked with meat or vegetables, red or white sauce and cheese). I made the veg version with onions and mushrooms in red (tomato) sauce and we relished it. 🙂 Here’s the recipe for you guys to try and enjoy! Preparation Time 15-20 minutes Baking Time 45-50 minutes Servings 4 Main Ingredients Lasagna … Continue reading Veg Lasagna – Shack Saturdays Special