Vegetarian Tex-Mex Black Beans, Instant Pot™

Vegetarian Tex-Mex Black Beans, Instant Pot™

These Tex-Mex black beans are 100% vegetarian and can even be vegan (if you opt to serve them without the sour cream).  However, with all the flavour in this dish, even the most devoted carnivore won’t miss the meat! My adventures with black beans started…

Kichdi, Ideal Comfort Food for Convalescents

Kichdi, Ideal Comfort Food for Convalescents

Creamy kichdi is comforting, nourishing, and easy on the stomach.  This simple gruel of rice and dal is yummy enough to enjoy on a rainy day.  But, it becomes a real hero when there are sick folks in the house. I know.  The number one…

Creamy Dal Makhani

Creamy Dal Makhani

I refer to this dish as “gateway” lentils, because once you taste it, you will fall in love and wish for more.  It’s not complicated or difficult to make, though it does require a little advance planning.  However, this dal is delicious, nutritious, and comforting.…