Tava-Seared Butter Fish

Tava is a flat and wide surface cooking pan usually used to cook many of the Indian delicacies. The nearest similar cooking pan that is camparable with tava is griddle. Usually tava is large in size with wide radius but the ones used for home-cooking are smaller. This recipe can be cooked using both tava…

Jumbo Prawns with Assorted Vegetables

I had some medium jumbo prawns in my kitchen last weekend and as usual I could not resist myself from cooking it. The dish I cooked is nothing new in fact, but I twisted the ingredients to some extent to transform it to something new. Though I love stir-frying, this one is a typical dish…

Steamed Fish with Stir-fried Bok Choy Topping

Experiment and innovation at its peak! Sometimes it feels so awesome to break all the rules! Whenever I see fish getting steamed, I feel like topping it with some sauce with bold flavor. This time I thought of topping it with something stir fried. I do not know how this thought clicked in my mind…

Chicken Liver Stir-fried with Broccoli

Usually, chicken liver is not very well accepted as a tasty food in most parts of India. However, when it comes to Chinese, it is not that unusual. I personally do like chicken liver but only when stir fried. This week, I just went for a very common stir-fry recipe that is cooked with chicken…

Chicken Stir-fried with Black Tea

Yes! You have read it right! I don’t remember when and how this idea popped up in my mind but it went far beyond all my expectations. This is one of my desperate culinary experiments that turned out to be a fabulous success at the very first time. No more foreword for this magical recipe!…

Sichuan style Steamed Whole Fish with Honey dressing

Steamed fish delicacies are common in Asia, specially in China. There are in fact multiple variants of the same dish cooked across different locations. Sometimes, the derived ones are better than the authentic ones! Cooking steaming fish is usually quick but can be proven to be delicate as fish is usually softer and it breaks…