Category Archives: Snacks & Appetizers

“I believe in a benevolent God not because He created the Grand Canyon or Michelangelo, but because He gave us snacks.”
― Paul Rudnick, I Shudder and Other Reactions to Life, Death, and New Jersey

Thai Style Corn Fritters

Thai style corn fritters are easy to make and a refreshing alternative to regular vegetable fritters which are run of the mill and tend to get a bit boring. Being a die hard meat lover, I have to constantly struggle … Continue reading

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Aloo Dum ~ Spicy Hot Potato

Aloo Dum is a very hot and spicy Nepali Style Potato curry. The origins of this recipe  is from the hill station of Darjeeling which is famous for this dish. Although it is super hot, this is a “hot” favorite … Continue reading

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Amritsari Fried Fish

Amritsari Fried Fish is named after the city from where it originates i.e Amritsar in Punjab, India. Traditionally, the two main fish used for this dish is Sole and Singhara. However, you can easily make it with any boneless fish … Continue reading

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Fried Fish Fillet with Panko

I am one of the biggest fans of “Fish and Chips”. However, after eating numerous hopeless attempts in Kathmandu, I decided to make my own .. minus the chips 🙂  ( trying to cut some of the calories !) ….. … Continue reading

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Glazed chicken with Basil

Glazed Chicken with Basil was my experiment in the kitchen which came out delicious and a great success with my fussy kids. The inspiration for this dish was the wonderful fresh Basil that was growing in my herb garden and … Continue reading

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Meat Kababs

Meat Kebabs are easy to make and delicious to eat. It can be eaten as a main course or as a snack. This is one of my favorite recipes …. a spicy and tasty option for your meal . Enjoy … Continue reading

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Spicy Stuffed Chilli Pakoras

Thanks to Global warming, all the weather patterns I am used to has now become unpredictable . We should be having a bright sunny Dashain weather in Kathmandu and here we are, stuck in wet and gloomy rainy days…… On … Continue reading

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Phini ~ Nepali Sweet Snack

Tihar ~ The Nepali Festival of Lights  This Nepali sweet snack is made during the Nepali festival of Tihar ( same as Diwali in India). Tihar is a five days celebration marathon and on these days we worship the Crow … Continue reading

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Nepali Style Chilli Sukuti (Dried Meat)

Recipe and photo contributed by our club member : Kashyap Shakya Prep Time : 20 mins                                                 … Continue reading

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Nepali Style Chicken Gizzard

Spicy Chicken Gizzard is a very popular appetizer and taste really good even as a side dish to your meal. It is spicy, hot and just perfect for any meal. Enjoy ~ Kamakshi Prep Time : 20 mins     … Continue reading

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