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the Colors of Indian Cooking · 2W ago

Not Your Grandma's Green Tomatos. Green Tomato Sabzi, Quick, Spicy, and Vegan.

     Every year I plant tomatoes. They grow so easily and plentifully I usually wind up sw...
the Colors of Indian Cooking · 3W ago

Watermelon Granita. Got a Blender or Food Processor? You can Make This Easy.

 Since it's been in the 100s up here in Sonoma this last week with 105 expected for Labor ...
the Colors of Indian Cooking · 1M ago

Simple, Spicy, Eggplant Curry.

    We had a wet and cold Winter here in Sonoma, and our Spring was the same. It has taken forever for a lot of the things that we usually plant to bloom and ripen. I'm still waiting on a ma...
the Colors of Indian Cooking · 2M ago

Gluten Free Chocolate Lemon Tart...Plus A CocoaPlanet Golden Ticket Giveaway!

   For years I never knew that chocolate and lemon went together. I've always been a choco...
the Colors of Indian Cooking · 2M ago

Ice Cream Tea Party, When Chai is Not Enough...Plus A Giveaway!

    The one thing I love on a cold winters night here in Sonoma is a nice hot cup of chai. I always make my own as most of the store bought stuff is far too sweet for my taste. I want control of my spices and sweets. When Summer rolls around and the ...
the Colors of Indian Cooking · 3M ago

Gitadini USA , Big Summer Giveaway!!!

Welcome to Gitadinis Summer Giveaway. This Giveaway Will Be Happening on Instagram!  I'll be giving away this great YinYang Masala Dabba from #gitadiniusa I have had one for years and use mi...
the Colors of Indian Cooking · 3M ago

Champagne Wishes And Beluga Lentil Caviar Dreams... A Great Inexpensive Vegan Hack.

      Every time I think of caviar I think of the 80's, that time of big hair, big shoulders, and Champagne Wishes Caviar Dreams, a show that we're still feeling the effects of nearly 30 years later.That's the positive take on caviar....a more common...
the Colors of Indian Cooking · 4M ago

Fast and Cool, French Lentil Salad With Goat Cheese and Toasted Walnuts.

     So the hot hot hot weather has officially arrived here in Sonoma. This does not mean it still doesn't get chilly down in the 40's at night (good for the grapes) but the days and long evenings chill down slowly and dining out on the deck or patio...
the Colors of Indian Cooking · 4M ago

Hot Or Cold, This Indian Chicken Chaat Salad Works Both Ways For Warm Weather Cooking.

    We rushed into Summer this last week, even though it's still Springtime. The temps hit 99 to 100 and the last thing I wanted to do was leave my air conditioned office where we were worki...
the Colors of Indian Cooking · 5M ago

Fast and Spicy. The Cauliflower Your Mom Warned You About.

   Actually not really. This cauliflower dish is simply easy, tasty, quick to fix and perfect for any weekday meal... even if every time I fix it my husband says the house smells like the Lower East Side circa 1920. But I don't care, cauliflower is g...