Food & Lifestyle by Gayatri Singh

Healthy Meals

Couscous with Broccolini

Couscous with Broccolini

Couscous can be very boring at times at least for me and my husband if it’s not properly seasoned and bland but we have couscous a lot in our meals, well I don’t as I am off gluten but I serve my husband with grilled […]

Chicken with Lentils

Chicken with Lentils

My combination of lentils and different things continues and this is a second combination I served the other day. Some days I don’t feel like cooking too many things for me and the husband because most of the times I am only eating lentils or […]

Warm Cauliflower Salad with Snap Peas and French Beans

Warm Cauliflower Salad with Snap Peas and French Beans

I love salads and these days I am on cauliflower kick, I am trying to make as many salads as with cauliflower! 🙂 In India there are a lot of dishes with cauliflower such as Aloo Gobhi (potato and cauliflower stir fry), Stuffed Parathas (flatbreads) […]

Malabar Spinach Curry

Malabar Spinach Curry

Basella or Vine Spinach or Malabar Spinach as we call it in India and South Asia is one of the most nutritious green leafy vegetable. It’s packed with Vitamin B1, B6 , B2, Vitamin A and C and many other minerals like Calcium and Iron. […]

Dal Kanda (Pigeon peas cooked with onions)

Dal Kanda (Pigeon peas cooked with onions)

A long time ago (when I was 6 years old 🙂 )my father was posted in a small town called Sangli, we had a peon named Jakate, whom I called Jakate kaka (uncle). He used to bring this amazing dish called Dal Kanda cooked with […]

Capsicum Coriander Rice

Capsicum Coriander Rice

I love creating easy and quick recipes for lunch box and this recipe is definitely one of them. It takes only 30 minutes from chopping to cooking and it has only 2 spices. I made this delicious, fragrant and easy rice with coriander and capsicum […]

Turmeric,Rosemary Grilled Lamb Chops

Turmeric,Rosemary Grilled Lamb Chops

I love creating fast, healthy and quick recipes for supper, this recipe surely is one of them. I love mixing flavours from different cuisine to create new dishes and that happens often when I am cleaning out the fridge. 😉 A few days ago I […]

Ratale Cha Khees (Grated Sweet Potatoes cooked with spices)

Ratale Cha Khees (Grated Sweet Potatoes cooked with spices)

Food on fasting days in India is a great feast for your palette! 😉 I grew up in a very religious family with parents who used to do many fasts and on some fasting days mum used to make amazing food.  In Hinduism the food […]

Mexican Coriander Rice

Mexican Coriander Rice

Coriander or cilantro as they say in North America 🙂 is my favourite herb in the world! I love everything with coriander, be it garnishing or cooking! Just a few days ago all I had in my fridge was a big bunch of coriander and […]

Basil, fennel seed roasted potatoes

Basil, fennel seed roasted potatoes

There are some combinations that never go wrong and one of them is crispy baked salmon with roasted potatoes! Potatoes are so versatile, you can season them with so many different ingredients and this time I thought of roasting them with this unique rub I […]