Aarti Party Extras

Behind the Scenes with Aarti

The Food Network Star dishes on the making of Aarti Party

Read Aarti's Diary

About the Show

The Season 6 winner of The Next Food Network Star, Aarti Sequeira, invites viewers to join her for a playful Aarti Party, where she shares easy and delicious ways to enhance American favorites with simple but unique Indian influences. Whether she’s sprucing up everyday pulled pork sandwiches and perfectly roasted chicken or taking classic bread pudding and basic red lentils to new heights, Aarti cleverly combines the familiar with the exotic to create mouthwatering meals. No matter the occasion, Aarti Party promises great food and endless fun for home cooks everywhere.

About the Host

Aarti Sequeira

In 2010, Aarti Sequeira won Season 6 of Food Network Star, becoming the host of Aarti Party.

Most Popular Recipes

All Aarti Party Recipes

Simple Basmati Rice

Cauliflower and Potatoes: "Aloo Gobi"

Kheema: Indian Ground Beef with Peas

Mum's Everyday Red Lentils

Naan: Indian Oven-Baked Flat Bread

Vanilla and Black Pepper Pork Loin

Green Apple and Ginger Chutney

Crispy East-Side Mashed Potatoes

Indian Whole Wheat Griddle Breads: Chapatis

Eggplant Rolls with Ricotta, Walnuts and Mint

Indian Omelet

Bananas Sequeira

Watermelon, Feta and Mint Skewers with Sumac

Indian Snack Mix (Chewda)

Lasagna Cupcakes with Sausage and Mango Chutney

Mango-Chile-Lime Lassi

Huggy Buggy Bread Pudding

Meatball Curry

Thai Roasted Green Fish

Spicy Paneer Fingers with Dates and Almonds

Spiced Hot Chocolate

Homemade "Magic" Chocolate Sauce with Garam Masala and Ginger

Quick Pickled Cucumbers

Newspaper Nuts: Indian Spiced Nuts with Coconut

Root Beer Baked Beans


Tomato, Scallion, and Peanut Pulao (Pilaf)