Chocolate Burfi

If you’ve ever had the opportunity to visit an area with a lot of Indian stores, or a “Little India” type of environment, you will have been immediately transported to another country. Most places in America, actually all over the world, will have a “Little India” where the streets are lined with colorful clothing stores, … Continue reading Chocolate Burfi

Mango Pie

With the last week of summer vacation finally here, there are alot of people who are trying to squeeze in some last minute R&R, or scrambling around trying to get stuff ready for the kiddos who start school again next week! Or, maybe you’re one of those parents out there, who is in the midst … Continue reading Mango Pie

Samosa Memoirs

For most people who are familiar with Indian foods, the “samosa” is simply just a dish ordered as an appetizer in most restaurants. Or, if you’ve never heard of a “samosa” before, its a crispy pastry-like dough primarily filled with seasoned vegetables or meats and then deep-fried or baked and finally served with some mint … Continue reading Samosa Memoirs

Masala Chai

Despite the summer heat the past few days, I just can’t stop drinking my Indian masala tea or “chai”. There is something special, almost nostalgic about it and I have to admit – it kind of makes me feel good. The funny thing is I hardly drank any tea when younger. My parents would make … Continue reading Masala Chai