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Mediterranean Pumpkin Kibbeh Recipe

Thursday, 16 August 2018 10:00

Mediterranean Style Pumpkin Kibbeh Recipe is a classic "Levantine Dish", they are authentically made from Burglar wheat in other words called as dhalia or broken wheat.It is then stuffed in with some chopped onions, minced meat and herbs mixed in with Middle Eastern Spices.  In this recipe we have ...

Kashmiri Kesar Pulao - Saffron Fennel Rice Recipe

Wednesday, 15 August 2018 10:00

Kashmiri Saffron Fennel Rice Recipe, is rice cooked with saffron strands, fennel seeds, along with cloves and cinnamon that make this dish absolutely lip smacking. This subtly flavoured rice goes with a lovely robust gravy.  Serve Kashmiri Saffron Fennel Rice Recipe along with Kashmiri ...

Kashmiri Mutton Yakhni Recipe

Tuesday, 14 August 2018 10:00

Kashmiri Mutton Yakhni Recipe, is a kashmiri curry made with tender mutton on the bone, that is cooked along with whole spices that are simmered in creamy yogurt gravy.  Whole spices like cardamom, cinnamon and bay lend great taste and aroma to this mutton yakhni.  Serve this Kashmiri ...

Kashmiri Saag Recipe - Kashmiri Style Spinach / Palak

Monday, 13 August 2018 10:00

Kashmiri Saag Recipe is a iron rich dish, where spinach is the star ingredient. It is stir fried along with garlic and simple spices to give out a lovely flavour.  Did you know: Spinach improving blood glucose control in diabetics, lowering the risk of cancer, lowering blood pressure, improving ...

Kodava Kootu Curry Recipe - Coorg Style Mixed Vegetable Stew

Sunday, 12 August 2018 10:00

Kodava Kootu Curry Recipe - Mixed Vegetable Stew is similar to the vegetable stew that we often make in South India except for the difference in flavour. This recipe is taken from the kodava community which is a part of the coorg district in Karnataka. When the monsoon season begins, people begin to ...

Coorg Breakfast - Thalia Puttu, Kootu Curry, Ellu Pajji

Sunday, 12 August 2018 09:00

Make this lip smacking and wholesome Coorg Breakfast - Thalia Puttu, Kootu Curry and Ellu Pajji for a weekend and serve it along with a cup of coffee and bowl of fruits.

Kodava Ellu Pajji Recipe - Sesame & Tamarind Chutney

Saturday, 11 August 2018 10:00

Kodava Ellu Pajji Recipe - Sesame & Tamarind Chutney is a quick breakfast side dish that can be made in just 10 minutes. The chutney has got the nuttiness from the toasted sesame seeds and is quite tangy and spicy as well. In this recipe we have used the small onions which are also called shallots ...

Published in Indian Chutney Recipes

Kodava Thalia Puttu Recipe - Steamed Rice Coconut Cake

Friday, 10 August 2018 10:00

Kodava Thalia Puttu Recipe - Steamed Rice & Coconut Cakes is an authentic recipe from Coorg. The batter is made using soaked rice, fenugreek seeds, urad dal and fermented overnight with some coconut milk and sugar. This makes the batter quite soft and fluffy when it is steamed over an Idli steamer. ...

Kashmiri Dahi Baingan Recipe

Thursday, 09 August 2018 10:00

Kashmiri Dahi Baingan Recipe is a lip smacking dish where the eggplant is diced and cooked in a simple yogurt gravy, which ideally is the Kashmiri style of cooking. The recipe calls for this dahi baingan to be cooked in mustard oil that lends a lovely aroma to the dish.  Serve Kashmiri ...

आंध्रा स्टाइल मक्का गरेलु रेसिपी - Andhra Style Makka Garelu Recipe

Thursday, 09 August 2018 08:00

आंध्रा स्टाइल मक्का गरेलु रेसिपी एक बेहतरीन रेसिपी है जिसमे मक्के से वड़े बनाए जाते है. मक्के को प्याज, हरी मिर्च, हरे ...

प्रून चटनी रेसिपी - Spiced Prune Chutney Recipe

Wednesday, 08 August 2018 10:00

प्रून चटनी एक तीखी मीठी चटनी है जिसे आप अपने रोज के खाने के साथ परोस सकते है. आप इस चटनी को सैंडविच, रोल के नादर भी लगा सकते ...

Published in Indian Chutney Recipes

Kodava Pacche Baale Barthad- Raw Banana Stir Fry

Tuesday, 07 August 2018 10:00

Kodava Pacche Baale Barthad- Raw Banana Stir Fry a simple stir fry of raw banana that is toasted well on the pan and mixed along with ground masala. The flavour from ginger, garlic, green chillies, pepper corns and curry leaves goes really well with the raw banana. Tamarind adds in a slight bit of sourness ...

Kodava Mudi Chekke Barthad Recipe - Raw Jackfruit & Black Chickpea Stir Fry

Monday, 06 August 2018 10:00

Kodava Mudi Chekke Barthad Recipe-Raw Jackfruit & Black Chickpea Stir Fry is a classic combination in kodagu district. The jackfruit seeds are widely in most of the South Indian cooking. In this recipe, we have combined boiled black chickpeas and jackfruits seeds that is mixed along with ground ...

Oats Peanut Butter & Chocolate Chip Trail Mix Recipe

Monday, 06 August 2018 09:00

Oats Peanut Butter & Chocolate Chip Trail Mix Recipe, is a delicious and super healthy mix of rolled oats, coconut flakes, watermelon seeds, and sesame seeds. This mixture is first dry roasted and sweetened with date syrup and a dash of nuttiness from the peanut butter that is added to the trail ...

Barnyard Millet Jaggery Payasam Recipe

Sunday, 05 August 2018 10:00

Barnyard Millet Jaggery Payasam Recipe, is a delicious healthy dessert that you can treat yourself after a satisfying meal. The payasam is made with milk and simmered along with jaggery, crushed cardamom and some cooked millet. The ingredients used are very simple and quick to make as well.  Barnyard ...

Mutton Khurdi Recipe - Bohra Style White Mutton Stock Soup

Sunday, 05 August 2018 10:00

Mutton Khurdi Recipe is a mutton stock soup, where the base is made using the mutton stock mixed along with milk. The mutton is boiled with onions, ginger-garlic paste that lends the soup it's main flavour. Finally it is spiced with basic salt and pepper and a generous topping of fresh mint leaves ...

Published in Soup Recipes

Walnut and Flax Seed Trail Mix Recipe With Figs and Honey

Sunday, 05 August 2018 09:00

Walnut and Flax Seed Trail Mix Recipe With Figs & Honey is a delicious mix, that can be eaten as breakfast or even as an  evening snack. In this trail mix recipe, the walnuts, flax seeds, figs and other ingredients, are tossed together and flash baked in the oven to give the mix a great ...

Healthy Pumpkin Carrot Idli Recipe

Sunday, 05 August 2018 09:00

Healthy Pumpkin Carrot Idli Recipe, is a delicious and super nutritious idli, where the idli batter is enriched with freshly made pumpkin puree and grated carrots.  These idlis appear colourful and attractive, as it gets its colour from the pumpkin puree and carrots. Did you know: Carrots are ...

Pudina Idli Recipe - Mint Flavoured Idli

Saturday, 04 August 2018 10:06

Pudina Idli Recipe is a lovely flavour idli recipe. Idli batter is flavoured with the popular green chutney made with coriander and mint leaves.  The chutney lends great fresh flavours to the idli.  Freshly made batter that is well fermented, along with the lush green chutney will leave ...

Badam Nu Gosht Recipe - Parsi Style Mutton In Almond Gravy

Saturday, 04 August 2018 10:00

Badam Nu Gosht Recipe is mutton cooked along with whole spices and then dunked in a creamy rich almond based gravy put together along with onions & tomatoes, ginger & garlic, and some spices to add flavour.  The nuttiness and creaminess from the badam lends a great taste to the dish.  If ...

Makhana Badam Mixture Recipe - Healthy Snack/ Trail Mix

Saturday, 04 August 2018 10:00

Makhana Badam Mixture/ Trail Mix is a combination of healthy ingredients, that's eaten as a snack on the move as it can be carried along with you absolutely anywhere.  The makhana is tossed in salt and ghee and roasted, while the almonds are roasted separately. The trail mix is brought together ...

Chicken Taquitos Recipe - A Classic Mexican Appetizer

Thursday, 02 August 2018 10:00

Chicken Taquitos Recipe is a rolled mini corn taco filled with spicy succulent pieces of chicken, some fresh tomato salsa, gooey cheese. These rolled tacos called taquitos are baked in the oven until the tortillas are crispy and the cheese is completed melted.  Serve the Chicken Taquitos as ...

Published in Mexican Recipes

Green Chutney Rava Dhokla Recipe - Sooji Dhokla

Thursday, 02 August 2018 10:00

Green Chutney Rava Dhokla Recipe, is one where the authentic rava dhokla is combined with a freshly ground green chutney made with mint leaves and coriander leaves.  The dhokla batter is made with both curd and green chutney, which helps bring in the moisture to the batter and a lip smacking ...

Roasted Pumpkin Rava Dhokla Recipe - Sooji Dhokla

Wednesday, 01 August 2018 10:00

Roasted Pumpkin Rava Dhokla Recipe, is a healthy twist to the classic rava dhokla, where along with curd, roasted pumpkin puree is added to the dhokla batter.  Adding more flavour to this healthy steamed pumpkin dhokla is the tadka that goes on top. The crispy crunchy tadka consists of cumin seeds, ...

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