Carrot Salad

This is another easy and simple salad. Carrots are a salad regular and I usually make it South Indian style. This recipe from the book, Diva Green, had a different flavour combination for the ubiquitous carrot. The mint, sesame seeds, honey and lemon juice make a beautiful team to enhance this simple salad to the next level. Serves 2-3 Recipe from Diva Green: a vegetarian … Continue reading Carrot Salad

Pantzarosalata / Beetroot Yogurt Salad

One of my recent endeavours is to try and eat more salads. As a rule, I hate salads and I am always trying to avoid them. But as a food blogger, if I can’t make tasty salads then what is the point? So I wanted one salad recipe from Greece. As always, I was looking for something easy and that can be made with ingredients … Continue reading Pantzarosalata / Beetroot Yogurt Salad

Warm, Caramelized Baby Potato & Onion Salad

While I was baking all those delicious breads last month, I was also feeling very guilty about eating so many breads all at once. That is when I decided to eat salads to kind of compensate for all that wheat. This is one of the lovely salads that I had. The recipe is from a book ‘Diva Green: a vegetarian cookbook’ by Ritu Dalmia. It … Continue reading Warm, Caramelized Baby Potato & Onion Salad

Simple Fruit Salad

     Saying that it is hot here is an understatement of epic proportions. Everyday is declared as the hottest day till date and things are only expected to get worse. The husband is sniffing and coughing, the daughter is just about recovering and the house is a mess.  I buy the most raw fruits I can find and it gets ripe within a day. … Continue reading Simple Fruit Salad

Chat Salad

    When I picked the Salads theme for this week’s Blogging Marathon, my idea was to finally start my ‘healthy eating’, three months into the new year. I read up a lot on salads and various dressings but fell back to my default regular recipes which I make for myself. These are my go-to recipes for the times I have to cook only for me, … Continue reading Chat Salad