Mashed Potato with Burnt Tomatoes and Chillie from Nagaland

We are continuing the next journey into another North East State, Nagaland. Needless to say, this was another state that gave us all nightmares. I was on an eternal search for dishes that could be made by a vegetarian. Though it was wonderful to read about these states, finding a dish that we can make, […]

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Hmarcha Rawt – Roasted Green Chili Chutney from Mizoram

Mizoram was one of the first NE for which I decided what to make. It was based on various articles I read and thought that will be most appropriate. Then I was busy searching for the other North East states, happy with the thought that I at least have short-listed one state. However, as I […]

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Pukhlein ~ Rice Jaggary Bread from Meghalaya

I had almost given up on the remaining North East Dishes. I stopped cooking for the states when we started in April and I had about six states left. For over two weeks, I kept saying I still have six more to do and finally Konda asked how long will I keep repeating myself! Well […]

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Manipuri Khichdi with Ooti from Manipur

We are now on M and the one that starts with the North East states Manipur. With my chosen Bread theme, I had such difficulty finding bread in these states. That’s when I had to resort to the other clause I had for myself. And started looking at their staple food or at least with […]

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Thalipeeth, Thecha from Maharashtra

As we move on to Maharashtra, we have so many to select from. Again going by the Indian Bread that I wanted to choose from, I instantly opted to make Thalipeeth. This is a long pending dish on my to do list. Ever since Roti Mela happened, I had this marked on my list. Finally, […]

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Pathiri with Kadala Curry from Kerala

Next, on the food trail, we move to the beautiful land, referred as the “God’s own country”. I often think that I may have born in this place in my previous birth, given my strong bonds with this state. Because I love Kerala food and can never miss enjoying the Sadya during Onam. It’s been […]

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Mysore Masala Dosa from Karnataka

When I had my Dosa Mela, I had some chosen speciality dosas from each state. One of them was this Mysore Masala Dosa. When trying to know how different this is from our regular Masala Dosa, I came to know that it has a special Red Chutney spread on the dosa and then the Potato […]

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Daal Pitha, Roasted Tomata Chutney from Jharkhand

We come to Jharkhand and I have their special Daal Pithas served with Tomato Chutney. As I said in my Bihar post, I got both Bihar and this from my colleague. The moment it was decided to make Indian State food, I was after her to get me rare dishes. So she was literally breaking […]

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