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Cucumber Green Chilli Raita Recipe

Monday, 26 September 2016 00:00

Cucumber Green Chilli Raita is made from yogurt with a mixture of fresh produce such as cucumber, carrot and tomato with a little hint of chopped green chilli. The chopped coriander gives it a garden-fresh aroma. The raita is then finished with a sprinkle of some Indian spices like cumin powder and red ...

Published in Indian Raita Recipes

No Onion No Garlic Lauki Paneer Kofta Curry Recipe

Monday, 26 September 2016 00:00

No Onion No Garlic Lauki Paneer Kofta Curry Recipe is a flavoured tomato based curry. The koftas are made by combining Lauki/bottle gourd and paneer with Indian spice and just pan fried to give a healthy touch to the dish. The koftas are then soaked onto the curry.  Bottle gourd and paneer is an ...

Rajgira Puri Recipe (Navratri Fasting/Vrat Recipe)

Monday, 26 September 2016 00:00

Rajgira Puri Recipe (Navratri Fasting/Vrat Recipe) is a unleavened Indian fried bread made with rajgira flour/amaranth flour and potato as a binding agent. It is slight different from the normal puris made from the wheat flour. This is because of the type of different flour being used which is the rajgira ...

Coconut Peanut Chutney Recipe (No Onion No Garlic Recipe)

Monday, 26 September 2016 00:00

Coconut Peanut Chutney Recipe (No Onion No Garlic Recipe) is a side dish made by blending fresh grated coconut with green chillies,toasted peanuts and also flavoured by using coriander leaves and curry leaves. Chutneys are usually served along as a side dish for many of the dishes like Dosa, Idli, and ...

Published in Indian Chutney Recipes

Rajgira Paneer Paratha Recipe (Navratri Fasting/Vrat Recipe)

Monday, 26 September 2016 00:00

Rajgira Paneer Paratha Recipe (Navratri Fasting/Vrat Recipe) is an Indian flatbread made by mixing amaranth flour with paneer as the binding agent and flavoured with Indian spice and rolled out thin and toasted on a flat pan till it is crispy on both the sides. Rajgira contains unsaturated fatty acids ...

Sama Khichdi Recipe - Barnyard Millet Khichdi -Navratri Fasting - Vrat Recipe

Monday, 26 September 2016 00:00

Sama Khichdi Recipe - Barnyard Millet Khichdi is a one pot dish made with Barnyard Millet with an assortment of vegetables flavoured with Indian spices. It is made in a pressure cooker which helps in cooking faster as well as gives a creamy texture to the dish. Did you know : Barnyard millet is rich ...

Singhare Atte Ka Halwa/Sheera Recipe (Water Chestnut Flour Halwa Recipe)

Sunday, 25 September 2016 12:00

Singhare Atte Ka Halwa/Sheera Recipe (Water Chestnut Flour Halwa Recipe) is an Indian sweet made with water chestnut flour by roasting it with ghee and sugar till it becomes becomes dense and crumbly in texture. The halwa is then tossed with few toasted cashewnuts to give it a crunchy element. Water ...

Makhana Aloo Tikki Recipe (Spiced Lotus Seed Patties Recipe)

Sunday, 25 September 2016 12:00

Makhana Aloo Tikki Recipe (Spiced Lotus Seed Patties Recipe) is a delicious snack made from makhana/lotus seeds which is toasted,pound and mixed with potato and flavoured with Indian spice. It is then pan fried on both the sides till it is crunchy and golden brown on both the sides. Makhana is a very ...

Goondh Paani Recipe - Sweet Gum Tree Almond Drink Recipe

Sunday, 25 September 2016 00:12

Goondh Paani Recipe (Sweet Gum Tree Almond Drink Recipe) is a traditional drink made from gondh or gum tree relished with almonds and jaggery. Goondh/gond, also known as "Tragacanth gum" is tasteless , odorless, viscous water soluble natural-gum. Many people are unaware of using this ingredient ...

Published in Indian Drink Recipes

Kashmiri Style Apple Tamatar Sabzi Recipe - No Onion No Garlic

Sunday, 25 September 2016 00:00

Kashmiri Style Apple Tamatar Ki Sabzi is a semi-gravy made with cubed apple cooked in a cinnamon infused tomato based gravy. It rightly brings out the flavour in the dish. As apples goes well with the cinnamon,the gravy is a sweet and tangy taste. The dish was found to be originally from Jammu and Kashmir. ...

Singhara Atta Cheela Recipe (No Onion No Garlic Navratri Fasting/Vrat Recipe)

Sunday, 25 September 2016 00:00

Singhara Atta Cheela Recipe (No Onion No Garlic Navratri Fasting/Vrat Recipe) is a kind of pancake made from Singhara Atta/Water Chestnut flour.The batter is spiced up with green chilli coriander and the basic Indian spice. Singhara Atta is mainly preferred during the Navratri Vrat.The flour contains ...

Palak Makhana Recipe (Navratri Fasting/Vrat Recipe)

Saturday, 24 September 2016 00:00

Palak Makhana is a North Indian gravy made with with roasted makhana blended in a creamy palak gravy. This is a dish that is famous during the festival of Navratri where people fast according to their tradition. Since there are no onion and no garlic added it makes a perfect dish to be eaten while ...

Sabudana Tikki Recipe ( Spiced Tapioca Pearls Patties Recipe)

Saturday, 24 September 2016 00:00

Sabudana Tikki ( Spiced Tapioca Pearls Patties) are a delicious snack meal which is made by combining the soaked sabudana with a starch such as potato and is flavoured with some Indian spices. The patties are then pan fried with a little bit of oil on both the sides till it is crispy and golden brown. Sabudana ...

Sabudana Khichdi Recipe With Vegetables (No Onion No Garlic Fasting/Vrat Recipes)

Saturday, 24 September 2016 00:00

Sabudana Pulao is a very simple dish made with the Tapioca pearls cooked with assorted vegetables and flavoured with simple Indian spices. It is a one pot dish and does not take much time to prepare unlike the regular pulao.  Since it does not contain onion and garlic it is best eaten during the ...

Sago Yogurt Parfait Recipe (Creamy Tapioca Pearls With Assorted Fruits)

Saturday, 24 September 2016 00:00

Sago Yogurt Parfait Recipe ( Creamy Tapioca Pearls With Assorted Fruits Recipe) is a quick and healthy breakfast made from tapioca pearls mixed into a creamy yogurt mixture of assorted fruits and drizzled with honey on top. Tapioca pearls are mainly originated from Tapioca roots which is found to have ...

Simple & Easy Chicken Cutlet Recipe - High Protein Dish

Sunday, 07 August 2016 00:23

Simple & Easy Chicken Cutlet Recipe is a delicious chicken cutlet that can be made in a jiffy.  If you are a person who shy away from deep fried food, this pan fried chicken cutlet is just perfect for you. Without compromising on the taste this starter is perfect on a grey day with some hot ...

Thayir Semiya Recipe (Curd Semiya)

Monday, 01 August 2016 00:44

Thayir Semiya or Curd Vermicelli is a quick dish which you can make for lunch. If you are bored of eating curd rice everyday, you can always make this Thayir semiya or curd semiya for a change. In South India, people consume curd everyday.  Did you know- Curd has numerous health benefits. It cools ...

हरी फली की सब्ज़ी रेसिपी - Green Beans Fry (Recipe In Hindi)

Sunday, 10 July 2016 00:00

हरी फली की सब्ज़ी एक सरल, सेहतमंद और स्वादिष्ट सब्ज़ी है जिसे 30 मिनट से भी काम समय में बनाया जा सकता है. इस सब्ज़ी को दक्षिण ...

कसूरी मेथी पनीर की सब्ज़ी रेसिपी - Kasuri Methi Paneer Sabzi (Recipe In Hindi)

Sunday, 26 June 2016 00:00

कसूरी मेथी पनीर की सब्ज़ी एक स्वादिष्ठ सब्ज़ी है जिसमे पनीर को सुखी मेथी और मसालो के साथ पकाया जाता है. प्याज और टमाटर ...

'Fabelle' - The Finest Handcrafted Chocolate You Would Have Ever Tasted

Monday, 13 June 2016 09:06

Having chocolates is an exciting affaire at our home and are always in the look out for the finest chocolate which has the rich taste and the melt in the mouth texture. Having travelled around the world and live in european countries, I have had the privilege to taste some of the best chocolates in the ...

Italian Baked Eggplant in Tomato & Parmesan - Melanzane alla Parmigiana Recipe

Thursday, 09 June 2016 00:48

Baked Eggplant Parmigiana is an Italian dish made with a shallow or deep-fried sliced aubergine that is layered with cheese and tomato sauce, then baked. This is surely not an authentic melanzane alla parmigiana, but tastes absolutely delicious. The flavors of roasted eggplant, along with a garlic ...

The Best Spicy Spaghetti Bolognese Recipe

Wednesday, 08 June 2016 00:33

The Spicy Spaghetti Bolognese Recipe is delicious recipe that is cooked in roasted bacon and minced meat and a herbed tomato sauce. The fresh homemade Bolognese sauce when tossed in cooked spaghetti and fresh herbs makes this dish absolutely delicious. Serve the The Best Spicy Spaghetti ...

Published in Pastas and Pizzas

Pumpkin Erissery Recipe - Kerala Pumpkin Coconut Curry

Wednesday, 08 June 2016 00:26

Pumpkin Erissery Recipe is a traditional recipe of Kerala which is a must have in the Onam Sadya and other festive feasts. Easy to make and healthy, this dish typically is made with pumpkin and coconut. Sometimes other vegetables are also used to make erissery, but the most popular version is made ...

Herbed Potato And Green Olive Salad Recipe - A Delicious Summertime Salad

Monday, 06 June 2016 00:51

The Herbed Potato And Green Olive Salad Recipe is a simple, tangy and lemony salad which is perfect for the summers. The addition of finely chopped garlic, along with the sliced red onions, olives and olive oil brings out a delicious taste to the salad. Serve the Herbed Potato And Green Olive ...

Published in Salad Recipes
     
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