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  • Palak paneer or spinach with cottage cheese needs no introduction, a hot favourite among north Indian cuisine and is omnipresent throughout the country in its different avatars. Spinach and cheese are simply made for each other, so when ever I picked fresh bunch of spinach, I end up doing palak paneer though tweaking it every time. This recipe of palak paneer / spinach with cheese uses cilantro as one of the ingredient but is purely optional. Here is my version […]

    palak paneer

    Palak paneer or spinach with cottage cheese needs no introduction, a hot favourite among north Indian cuisine and is omnipresent throughout the country in its different avatars. Spinach and cheese are simply made for each other, so when ever I picked fresh bunch of spinach, I end up doing palak paneer though tweaking it every time. This recipe of palak paneer / spinach with cheese uses cilantro as one of the ingredient but is purely optional. Here is my version […]

  •  Updated: This blog post has been re-edited, re-photographed and re-published with a different title. Orange in milk ? Would not it get curdled ? That was my first reaction when Ma mentioned about something called “Kheer komola“. She makes beautiful payesh, just perfect, the best one and of all the payesh variety she has ever made for the festivals or simple homey occasions, ” kheer komola ” however has never surfaced, until that day. It so happened that one of our family friends had sent us huge crate of oranges from […]

    Orange basundi / kheer komola – Indian dessert

     Updated: This blog post has been re-edited, re-photographed and re-published with a different title. Orange in milk ? Would not it get curdled ? That was my first reaction when Ma mentioned about something called “Kheer komola“. She makes beautiful payesh, just perfect, the best one and of all the payesh variety she has ever made for the festivals or simple homey occasions, ” kheer komola ” however has never surfaced, until that day. It so happened that one of our family friends had sent us huge crate of oranges from […]