ILam Dosai | Soft Dosai from Chettinad

ILam Dosai

Ilam Dosai, spelt als E’lam Dosai is from the Chettinad Cuisine, Tamil Nadu. Ilam dosa is absolutely soft and can be folded like a handkerchief. These soft naturally fermented dosa is light on the stomach and can be served for breakfast or dinner. Since its cooked on low flame, it hardly needs oil and is […]

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Heerekai Dosa | Ridge Gourd Dosa from Karnataka

Heerekai Dosa

Heerekai Dosa is a popular dosa from Karnataka made with Ridge Gourd and a spice batter that requires no fermentation. This dosa is a diabetic friendly breakfast dish where thin sliced ridge gourd is dipped in the batter and placed on the hot tawa together to form a dosa. The spices added to the batter […]

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Farali Dosa | Sama Ke Chawal Dosa for Vrat

Farali Dosa

Farali Dosa, a dish made during Vrat or Fasting days, uses Barnyard Millets and Sago. This is a quick and instant Dosa that can be made within 10 mins. Since it was quite tough to get dishes starting with F for Indian Flatbreads, I knew it would be the same with Dosa Varieties. However, I […]

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Dhuska | Deep Fried Pancake from Jharkhand

Dhuska

Dhuska is a deep fried pancake from Jharkhand and Bihar. The batter is made of raw rice, Urad dal and chana dal. It can be spiced with vegetables to make it more filling. While Dhuska or Dhooska has become popular over the net because of our earlier marathon, I remember talking to my Bihari Colleague […]

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Chilro | Sindhi Besan Ja Chilra

Chilro

Chilro is a popular breakfast dish from Sindhi Cuisine, made with Besan or Chickpea flour mixed with spices and vegetables to make a pancake. Chilro is also called as Besan Ja Chilra or Besan Chila. As with many recipes, each household have their own version. Some add grated carrots or cabbage and can be eaten […]

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Bele Dose | Mixed Lentil Dosa from Karnataka

Bele Dose

Bele Dose or Mixed Lentil Dosa is a crispy thin dosa made with a mix of regular lentils. The lentils are called as “Bele” in Kannada. This is almost similar to the Adai we make in Tamil Nadu. The batter is made by soaking rice and a mix of dals for a day and ground […]

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Aloo Poha Tikki Pockets

Aloo Poha Tikki Pockets

Aloo Poha Tikki Pockets is a wrap made with tikkis and regular rotis filled with a dip that makes it a complete and filling meal. Aloo Poha Tikkis are shallowly fried and stuffed inside a regular wheat roti along with a creamy dip made with hung curds, mayo, and sauces. I was planning a wrap […]

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Sukhi Subzi Roll | How to make Roll with Mixed Vegetables

Sukhi Subzi Roll

Sukhi Subzi Roll can be done with an everyday vegetable side dish with your regular wheat rotis. These rolls can be packed for office lunch as well as the filling is dry. I regularly make Aloo Cauliflower Sukki Subzi. This time when I decided to make some rolls, I wanted it to be different and […]

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Paneer Tikka Parotta Wrap

Paneer Tikka Parotta Wrap

Paneer Tikka Parotta Wrap is made with Paneer Tikka wrapped in a Parotta base. This makes a filling meal you can make for dinner and you can simply mix and match the ingredients that go into making this wrap. You can use regular rotis made with wheat flour for a simpler meal. Since I was […]

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Zhingalov Khats ~ Armenian Flatbread

Zhingalov Khats - Armenian Flatbread

Zhingalov Khats or Zhingyalov hats are Armenian Flatbreads that are stuffed with finely diced herbs and green vegetables. It is a traditional dish of Armenians from Artsakh. Zhingalov Khats are made with unleavened dough that is rolled out until it becomes paper-thin, then it is filled with the stuffing made of different greens, almost numbering […]

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Yufka ~ Turkish Flatbread

Yufka - Turkish Flatbread

Yufka is a traditional turkish flatbread that is used as a wrap to hold the fillings for a shawarma sandwich or the Turkish Durum. This was one of the dishes that I read on a lot from here and here. The two traditional flatbreads like the Yufka and Lavas are varieties of round or oval […]

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