Tandoori Paneer Pizza by Indiaphile.info

Tandoori Paneer Pizza

In the last three weeks, I’ve made 4 pizzas from scratch, eaten countless frozen Trader Joe’s pizzas, been to Oggi’s twice for pizza and beer, had Round Table at my in-law’s and had Little Caesars for a lazy dinner. Wow! I’m a little shocked at my pizza consumption after seeing it all together in one… Continue reading Tandoori Paneer Pizza

Guar Chaak

Eating Guar, As In Guar Gum

Last weekend I got an unexpected lesson in food science when Puja and I went for lunch at her parents house. Sometimes I feel like a freak because I not only read ingredient lists on food packaging, but I make an effort to understand what the more mysterious products are and why they are in… Continue reading Eating Guar, As In Guar Gum

Stuffed Okra (Bharela Bhinda)

There is no vegetable quite like Okra (Bhendi in Hindi, Bhinda in Gujarati, also known as Lady’s Finger in English). My very favorite okra dish is a bharela bhinda nu shaak. Most people have strong opinions about the slimy vegetable – they either love it or hate it. If it isn’t obvious by the fact… Continue reading Stuffed Okra (Bharela Bhinda)