When I was in high school, my best friend's mother baked mini apple pies every year. I was thrilled when she shared the recipe with me—it made me feel like I was finally an adult! —Katie Ferrier Gage, Houston, Texas
Here's a variation of Aloo Gobi, a traditionally dry Indian dish consisting of potatoes and cauliflower. This recipe calls for coconut milk, tomatoes and chickpeas for a savory main dish in a spicy sauce. Serve with basmati rice or, better, with breads such as roti, naan, or pita.