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Masala Crispbread with Coriander Chutney #MyVita – A no cook recipe

Masala Crispbread

Masala Crispbread is an easy and instant appetiser that can be enjoyed before a meal or even as a quick snack. Crispbread is topped up with a salad mix of chopped cucumber,tomatoes, onions,coriander leaves with a good fat pinch of Spiced Powders.

Most Indian Restaurants out here in the UK, would serve a stack of Papads along with a variety of chutneys. These chutneys are often considered as an exotic  side and appeal quite difficult to make.It is normally Coriander chutney, Red Chutney and Mango Relish.  If the color of the chutney is light green and very mildly spiced then they are mixed with yogurt. Some of the local joints serve an Onion Relish too. Every restaurant has their signature chutneys to give the guests a pleasant welcome in their every visit.

Spicy Potato Wedges Wrap #WrapinLove #Pinktober

Preparation of Spicy Potato Wedges Wrap (4 of 4)

 Its Pink !! Its October ! Yes We are in Pinktober.

Its a Breast Cancer Awareness month all over the world. UK Cancer Society uses this period to raise awareness of the diseases and raise funds for research into its cause, prevention and cure.  This is the month, where the community wear Pinks, float the signature pink ribbons, hosts a pink parade since it was first introduced back in 1991.

Refried Beans, Peppers and Cheese Toastie

refriedbeans toastie (4 of 11)  The ordinary toasted sandwich gets a makeover with the delectable Mexican combo of Refried Beans,Peppers and Cheese in about 30 Minutes.

Toasties have been a treaty snack at home , ever since I have known. When the weather gets a bit gloomy, a bit chilli or may b rainy, Amma ( as I fondly call my mum) would make us Potato Masala Toastie or  Paneer Toastie or Sugar Toastie and what not for a wholesome evening appetiser.

Bread Upma

Bread Upma

A decade ago , when we were newly married and were learning to be independent ,every new task , new chore , new routine , new guests used to be a challenge. Managing work and home together was a hooligan task. Waking up early in the morning at 6 am to let the doors open for the maid was soo hard.. that I would let her in and go back to bed, believing she would be truthful and do a fair job.  I was lucky, she was !!! But I was 22 when I got into this beautiful bonding….