Posts Tagged ‘besan’

Taste & Create: Potato and Pea Curry

November 20th, 2009    •  by Bethia    •   4 Comments »

This month for Taste and Create I was paired with the blog Seduce your taste buds written by Indian blogger Padmajha Sureshbabu. I chose her recipe for Potato n peas. It was hard to chose a recipe but I had a bag of besan (gram flour) left from last month’s Taste and Create and I thought I would see which recipes incorporated it. This recipe uses a little besan in the sauce and I was intrigued. I remember a home economics lesson in high school when some visitors from India were invited to teach a guest class. They taught us a […]

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Taste & Create: Pakoras

October 23rd, 2009    •  by Bethia    •   3 Comments »

I read about Taste & Create last month on Columbus Foodie's blog and thought that it sounded like a fun idea. Bloggers are paired up and have to make a recipe they choose from the other's blog. I was excited to be paired with Bombay Foodie as I love Indian food but rarely cook it at home. Reading through the archives of Bombay Foodie make me nostalgic for the three months I spent in Northern India in 2000. I didn't go to Bombay, but the diwali sweets, paranthas and pakoras brought back happy memories.

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