Indian cuisine

Yellow Dal with Spinach and Extra Ginger
If chana dal is what you're used to cooking, make the switch to moong dal. It's every bit as creamy, but lighter and easier to cook because it doesn't require any soaking
Kichri with Garlic, Peas and Spinach
Mira Manek shares her recipe for this classic Indian comfort food. Kichri is light, nutritious and can be tweaked to include any veggie you may have at home
Indian Calamari Curry
This comforting recipe is from Al Fanar, a restaurant that specialises in traditional Emirati dishes. Ladle this curry over rice or serve with piping hot naan bread
Indian-Style Carrot Salad with Mint Yoghurt
This bright salad is full of texture and flavour. The lamb lends a richness to the dish while the carrots and mint yoghurt add an element of freshness
Spicy Egg Pakoras
Pakoras are a comfort food like no other. Add eggs into the equation and turn it into breakfast-on-the-go
Easy Baked Lamb Biryani
An Indian favourite, this biryani recipe is packed with flavour and is the perfect dinner for two
Crispy Chana Chaat Traybake
Basic pantry staples unite to create a dish that is rich in texture and flavour
Spiced Tandoori Paneer
Paneer is perfect for grilling as it holds its shape instead of melting like other cheeses
Kale Palak Paneer with Charred Broccoli
Palak Paneer is a popular vegetarian dish from India, recognizable for its vibrant green color. While it is commonly made from spinach, this recipe swaps the 'palak' for kale and broccoli, adding a distinct brassacas flavour to the dish
In Conversation with Mira Manek
Celebrated chef and cookbook author, Mira Manek, talks about the inspiration behind her dishes
Nalli Nihari
Taj Dubai's executive chef, Vikas Milhoutra from Taj Dubai's Bombay Brasserie, shares his recipe for Nalli Nihari - an 18th Century dish from India's Hyderabad
Malpua with Rabri
Looking for no-fuss Diwali dessert ideas? Chef Ajay Negi from Taj Dubai's Bombay Brasserie has easy treats that can be prepared in advance for any unannounced guests or untimely cravings