Homemade Gulab Jamun: The Ultimate Sweet Treat

All week I’ve been sharing some of my favourite Punjabi dishes to include in a traditional thali, so a sweet treat couldn’t be far behind right? For me, the perfect single serving dessert has always been a gulab jamun. Yes…

Shahi Paneer: A Regal Treat for Vaisakhi

If you missed my posts earlier this week, I shared my plans for hosting a traditional Punjabi dinner for Vaisakhi this year. I’ve already shared my creamy Dal Makani recipe, and my secret Chana Masala mix, and today you are…

Amritsari Choley For Your Punjabi Thali

There are two things I’ll never forget about Amritsar; the colours and the flavours. Staring out into the jam packed bazaar in front of the Golden Temple, I saw duppattas and turbans of every colour imaginable, and smelled the most…

Planning the Perfect Vaisakhi Menu + Dal Makhani Recipe

Like almost all Punjabi festivals, Vaisakhi is centred on family, food, and celebrations! The harvest festival celebrates the vast agricultural history of Punjab, and offers gratitude and thanks for the farmers that grow crops year after year. It also happens…

Aloo Bhartha: A New Discovery

As a food lover and mom, nothing makes me happier than discovering a new recipe that tastes great, is kid friendly, and easy to make! Recently I made a delicious recipe discovery that checks all three boxes thanks to my…

Hot Chocolate Chai Makes the Holidays Delicious

Christmas and chocolate go together for me like, Shahrukh and Kajol in a Bollywood movie; the perfect match. When the holiday music hits my local radio station, my urge to buy chocolate goes into full swing. There’s many types of chocolate I…

Slow Cooker Kheer {Plus Giveaway}

Kheer is the ultimate Punjabi dessert. It’s comfort food, it’s tradition, and everyone’s mom makes the best kheer! It’s served often at weddings, festivals, and holidays. Unfortunately, it rarely makes an appearance at the Pink Chai House,  (mainly because I…

Palak Paneer Recipe With a Diwali Twist

Palak paneer is a regular on the menu at the Pink Chai house, but this year I’m teaming up with Real Canadian Superstore to upgrade my basic recipe to a Diwali special! When I was thinking about dishes that we…

A Chai for Every Season

Chai is a constant in my life. The moment my feet hit the ground in the morning and I start rubbing my blurry eyes, I’m thinking about the first cup of chai. When I finish a long and stressful work…


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