a bowl of vegetable sambar

vegetable sambar

Sambar is a dish from the tradition of lentil and vegetable soups from southern India. This is our family recipe for a simple sabzi sambar, or vegetable sambar.

a serving of pork vindalu with rice and a glass of lime water


Vindalu is a traditional Goan dish. It is hot with complex layers of flavours. First the pork, then the chilli, vinegar and garlic, and then the aromatic spices over that.  Note that this recipe takes at least several days to prepare.

a serving bowl of yellow dal

yellow dal

A very simple and basic recipe for cooking dal. This recipe for uppu paruppu or dhandar makes a great side dish or a simple meal. Another comfort food recipe.