Appetizers · Bread and Breakfast · Salad · Vegetarian

Quinoa Spinach cakes with Avocado Mango salsa

I have started adding the trendy power food, quinoa, to my diet these days as long as it is prepared in a flavorful fashion! Did you know that although referred to as a grain, quinoa is actually a seed from a vegetable related to Swiss chard, spinach and beets? Interesting isn’t it! The recipe that… Continue reading Quinoa Spinach cakes with Avocado Mango salsa


Mango Jamun Panna – Indian summer cooler

One of the summer fruits that I really miss here is Jamun – Indian black plum! I jumped with excitement when I saw it in the frozen section of the Indian grocery store. The taste is good enough to curb my cravings but not as yum as the fresh ones. Jamun or Indian black plum… Continue reading Mango Jamun Panna – Indian summer cooler


Mango Coconut Burfi – Indian fudge

I am having so much fun with my food blog that I didn’t even realize it has already been a month. That is correct, The Hungry Palate completes one month today! From festivals and casual get-togethers to formal events, we celebrate with sweets. What better way to appreciate the sweetness you all have brought in… Continue reading Mango Coconut Burfi – Indian fudge


Vegetable quesadilla with Mango salsa

Happy Cinco de Mayo, folks! It’s fiesta time!! Mexican food is so colorful, fun and bursting with flavors, whether it is loaded with cheese or smothered in zesty cilantro lime! I love to cook them all from tacos, nachos, fajitas, enchiladas, to salsas, quesos, soups, and more! Thinking of a last minute idea to whip… Continue reading Vegetable quesadilla with Mango salsa