Masala Chai

Masala Chai

As soon as fall set in, my grandmother would ask me to make this chai. While there are many Masala Chai recipes out there, this one is my grandmother's. So after dinner, she and I would sip on this while watching some repeat telecast of a TV morning show. Over the years, I have tried [...]

Quick Fried Lentils

Quick Fried Lentils

  Growing up, this was a favorite dish made only during Ramadan for Iftars. It was something my mother made with simple ingredients but lots of love.  We would pair it with Dahi Barray and then have it later as a late-night munch. Channa daal (or gram lentils) is not my favorite lentil but this [...]

Pizzadilla

Pizzadilla

Pizzadilla to its core is a Quesadilla with Pizza ingredients. The idea of its origin at 704 although is rooted in absolute boredom and complete refusal of the residents to eat regular day-to-day food. MRS in her creative self came up with this idea of bringing a Pizza twist to none other than simple Rotis [...]

Pina Colada

Pina Colada

Almost every Pakistani restaurant features the "Pina Colada" on it's drinks menu. Well, virgin of course!  😉 Being fans of this tropical delight, we wondered why keep paying crazy premiums? Why don't we try to re-create this at home? And hence the quest began. We came up with this super easy recipe, that makes restaurant [...]