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Recipes by Sowmya Soundararajan

Baked Samosas!

Baked Samosas!

Samosa is a favorite Indian snack. But what keeps me away from it is the deep-fried part. The baked version uses way less fat and the layered effect…

Oct 2010
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1 vote
171 views
Spicy potato and spinach curry

Spicy potato and spinach curry

Potatoes and spinach are an irresistible combination of taste and health. This curry is a great crowd-pleaser too. The fact that it doesn't take too…

Mar 2011
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1 vote
218 views
Mung fudge (Ashoka halwa)

Mung fudge (Ashoka halwa)

This is a favorite south-Indian sweet, which is popular as a crowd-pleaser especially in weddings. A great Diwali pick too! With the chefs trying to…

Nov 2010
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1 vote
637 views
Roasted Cauliflower - French Style

Roasted Cauliflower - French Style

My husband hates cauliflower, and I love challenges. So I'm constantly on the lookout for some way to make it…

Dec 2010
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1 vote
134 views
Brown Pongal

Brown Pongal

My latest quest is to replace as much of white rice with brown rice in my cooking as I possibly can, given the health benefits. This is relatively…

Jan 2011
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1 vote
105 views
Fried Gram and Beans stir-fry (Beans paruppu usili)

Fried Gram and Beans stir-fry (Beans paruppu usili)

Paruppu Usili is my husband's top favorite. But I just can't get myself to prepare it - as it takes at least an…

Feb 2011
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1 vote
138 views
Instant honey-glazed Nut balls

Instant honey-glazed Nut balls

Quick, heathy, fresh, home-made snacks for weekday evenings are, to me, the most challenging to find. Nuts are high in fats, but these are "good"…

Feb 2011
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2 votes
240 views
Grilled eggplant panini

Grilled eggplant panini

When a quick bite is all we need, a sandwich is the first thing that comes to mind. When we want to make it healthy and tasty, a grilled veggie…

Feb 2011
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2 votes
230 views
Mini Strawberry cheesecake (lowfat)

Mini Strawberry cheesecake (lowfat)

When it comes to desserts, portion-control has always been a problem for me. These delectable, bite-sized…

Mar 2011
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1 vote
131 views
Creamed Spinach

Creamed Spinach

A versatile, simple, easy, healthy and delicious dish, I could enjoy the creamed spinach any time! It can be made ahead, especially to be used as a…

Apr 2011
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1 vote
356 views