Matar Pulao – Rice pilaf with peas

Even though Biryani is always a strong contender, “Pulao/Pilaf” is my middle name. I can never have enough, literally! No dinner at my place is complete without it. If you are coming over you already know what the menu is going to be. Whenever I see Pulao (the real deal that is), my heart beats…

Kheer – کھیر – South-Asian Rice Pudding

Eid Mubarak to all celebrating Eid -ul-Adha around the globe!! Kheer is an important dessert. All around South-Asia you will observe it being made at all sorts of auspicious occasions. If you ever lived in any part of South-Asia you are probably familiar with Kheer. At Hindu religious festivals, at temples and at social gatherings…