Nov 052012
Calzone with Chole Filling

Calzones are Italian turnovers or more commonly folded pizza. They are usually filled with all the toppings that adorn a pizza but I’ve used chole as the filling. It’s totally fun to make and very tasty too. If you had to make calzone from scratch, you might need to start with a basic pizza dough recipe or take my route, semi-homemade cooking and use store-bought pizza dough. Pizza dough is so handy especially on busy nights Want to know more about this recipe?

Nov 042012
Chola Tikki [Garbanzo Beans & Potato Patties]

Growing up I was always surrounded by my family and friends and not to mention the impromptu visits by relatives. After getting married and settling here in CA, it took me a while to understand and accept that socializing is seen more as an event here. We got really bored with our monotonous routine these past weeks that we hosted a last minute potluck dinner yesterday night and I had to quickly prepare something that’s Want to know more about this recipe?

Nov 022012
Chickpea & Pasta Soup

A very happy belated Happy Halloween to everyone. You know what I was for Halloween this year? “Rudolph with a bullhead . I didn’t need a costume…now that’s strange isn’t it. Lemme explain, I was Rudolph as I was naturally having a red nose (courtesy: running nose) and I was raging at anyone who would come near me with an attitude and that’s when I was wearing the invisible bull head ready to stomp on anyone waving Want to know more about this recipe?