Ruta used to be a purist when it came to Indian food—until she became a mom. Strapped for time, yet unwilling to compromise on taste or nutrition, she combined quick-cooking ingredients with smart shortcuts and timesaving techniques.
Quick-Fix Indian shares those secrets with you, proving that Indian cooking, while rooted in tradition, can be modern, fresh, and quick. The 125 simple recipes included produce bright, complex-tasting dishes in 30 minutes or less.
Come meet Ruta: She'll be signing copies of Quick-Fix Indian and teaching from the book in June and July. You'll find her complete schedule here.
5 Spices 50 Dishes is published by Chronicle Books, San Francisco. Now in its third print run, it’s one of the best selling Indian cookbooks at amazon.com.
You won't have to hunt down esoteric ingredients; the most “exotic” ingredient is butternut squash! Just buy these 5 common spices from your nearest grocery store. Then open the book and start cooking, with no major prior prep. It really is that easy to create 50 terrific dishes.