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Congress Buns Recipe

Wednesday, 07 December 2016 00:00

Congress Buns Recipe is classic snack made in Karnataka. It is one of the invention of V.B Bakery that was started in Bengaluru by one of the very old family to create a Bakery shop who sold pastries and baked goods. The name congress buns originated from the peanut masala that they used to fill in ...

Published in Indian Snack Recipes

Chickpea and spinach fritters Recipe

Wednesday, 07 December 2016 00:00

Chickpea and spinach fritters Recipe is a high protein healthy snack made from a blend of green leaf and lentil. The fritter is very soft and melts in your mouth and is seasoned perfectly with the right flavors. You can also make the mixture into Kofta shapes and fry them in a Kuzhi Paniyaram pan as ...

Roasted Vegetables With Tahini Sauce Recipe

Wednesday, 07 December 2016 00:00

Roasted Vegetables With Tahini Sauce Recipe is a wonderful blend of assorted vegetables roasted till it has its crunch and then tossed with the authentic flavors of Greek which is the Tahini dressing. The roasted vegetables goes well along with any roasted meat or just as it is. Serve the Roasted Vegetables ...

Goan Style Kulkuls Recipe (Honey glazed wheat Curls Recipe)

Wednesday, 07 December 2016 00:00

Goan Style Kulkuls Recipe ( Honey glazed wheat Curls Recipe) is considered as one of the famous Christmas Goodies served to friends and families during the festival. This is a wonderful snack made from wheat dough which is shaped like butter curls or worms and then fried. Once it is cooled down it is ...

Published in Indian Snack Recipes

Besan Bread Toast Recipe On Tawa - Vegetarian French Toast

Tuesday, 06 December 2016 00:00

Besan Bread Toast is an lip smacking recipe which can be prepared pretty quick and makes a great version of the vegetarian French Toast. If you run out of vegetables for the sandwich filling, this is a wonderful recipe to make since gram flour/ besan is easily available in the pantry. In this recipe, ...

Published in Toast Recipes

Malvani Kurkuri Bhindi Recipe - Moongphali Bhindi Sabzi

Monday, 05 December 2016 00:13

Malvani Kurkuri Bhindi Recipe is a delicious lady finger recipe using the aromatic malvani masala from the coastal region of Maharashtra. The malvani masala is pungent and quite aromatic as compared to the regular garam masala. The use of stone flower and Nagkesar or Mesua Ferrea gives it a very distinctive ...

Shanghai Style Chap Nian Gao Recipes (Stir Fried Rice Cakes Recipes)

Monday, 05 December 2016 00:00

Shanghai Style Chap Nian Gao Recipes (Stir Fried Rice Cakes Recipes) is made from a chewy oval shaped rice cakes that are tossed with luscious vegetables and glazed with soy, bean paste, and chili sauce.  Rice cake is one of the delicacies from the region of Shanghai, They are made from glutinous ...

Published in Indian Chinese Recipes

Fujian Style Green Vegetables Stir Fry Recipe

Monday, 05 December 2016 00:00

Fujian Style Green Vegetables Stir Fry Recipe is a simple healthy recipe made from assorted vegetables that are most commonly used in the region of Fujian, which is a part of the Chinese province. The vegetables are quickly stir-fried in a wok and then glazed with different kinds of sauces. The ...

Published in Indian Chinese Recipes

Shanghai Style Sweet And Spicy Crispy Lotus Stem

Sunday, 04 December 2016 00:00

Shanghai Style Sweet And Spicy Crispy Lotus Stem is a very healthy dish as the lotus root is rich in vitamins and is also a Gluten free dish.The lotus stems are shallow fried to add the extra crunch to the whole dish. The sauce is made from a blend of dark and light soy sauce with a little hint ...

Subz Noor E Chashm Recipe (Nawabi Curry Recipe )

Saturday, 03 December 2016 00:00

Subz Noor E Chashm Recipe (Nawabi Curry Recipe) is a rich and creamy curry filled with assorted vegetables which go well with Indian bread. The curry was originally from Awadhi cuisine, which was a feast for all the royal families. Thus the gravy consists of almonds and cashew nuts to give it a rich ...

Published in Sabzi Recipes

Motiya Chilman Pulao Recipe - Vegetable Rice Topped With Paneer Balls

Thursday, 01 December 2016 00:00

Motiya Chilman Pulao Recipe (Vegetable Rice Topped With Paneer Balls Recipe) is rice preparation made in a pressure cooker and topped up with soft and crispy paneer balls. The dish is originally from Awadhi Cuisine.  The rice has a perfect blend of spices and it is filled with flavours that are ...

Published in Pulao Recipes

Coffee Ice Cream Recipe

Tuesday, 29 November 2016 00:32

Creamy, delicious and flavourful, this Coffee Ice Cream Recipe is a treat for all the coffee lovers in Summer. The best thing is you can make it at home and it will just take 30 minutes. It is a great dessert recipe to make if you are organising a house party or guests are coming to visit you.  Serve Coffee ...

Published in Dessert Recipes

Thai Chicken Noodle Soup With Veggies Recipe

Monday, 28 November 2016 00:23

Thai Chicken Noodle Soup Recipe is a simple and yet wholesome soup that you can have for any meal of the day. The soup is packed with vegetables and full of flavors from ginger, garlic, lemongrass and coriander leaves. It's a perfect one dish meal for the days when you want to eat healthy yet delicious ...

Published in Soup Recipes

Awadh Style Bakarhani Roti Recipe ( Thick Spiced Flat-Bread Recipe )

Monday, 28 November 2016 00:00

Awadh Style Bakarhani Roti Recipe ( Thick Spiced Flat-Bread Recipe ) is soft flaky  bread which is seasoned with cardamom and also sweet on the palate. It is usually cooked in a tandoor which helps to give a charred and smoky flavour to the bread.  The bread was originally from Old Dhaka ...

Published in Roti Recipes

Dahi Suran Ki Sabzi Recipe (Stir Fried Yam in Dry Yogurt Curry Recipe)

Sunday, 27 November 2016 00:00

Dahi Suran Ki Sabzi Recipe (Stir-Fried Yam in Dry Yogurt Curry Recipe) is an innovative recipe tried with diced yam pieces which are tossed with regular Indian spice and coated with thick yogurt. The curd helps to provide a gravy texture to the whole dish and thus does not let the spices overpower it ...

Published in Sabzi Recipes

General Tso's Cauliflower Recipe

Saturday, 26 November 2016 00:00

General Tso's Cauliflower Recipe is an American-Chinese based dish. It is not considered as the authentic Chinese dish which is said to be originated from the region of the province. General Tso's is primarily called as the "Manchurian" in many of the American Terms or the Indian Terms. The dish ...

Published in Indian Chinese Recipes

Tamil Nadu Style Broccoli Poriyal Recipe - Broccoli Stir Fry Recipe

Saturday, 26 November 2016 00:00

Tamil Nadu Style Broccoli Poriyal Recipe (Broccoli Stir Fry Recipe) is a quick side dish made by tossing exotic vegetable like broccoli in a simple Indian spice to create a quick and healthy dish. The broccoli is blanched first and then stir-fried so that the flavour and the crunch remain intact. Broccoli ...

Karnataka Style Sorakkai Palya Recipe - Karnataka Style Bottle Gourd Sabzi

Saturday, 26 November 2016 00:00

Karnataka Style Sorakkai Palya Recipe (Pressure Cooked Bottle Gourd Recipe) is a side dish made by pressure cooking the bottle gourd (sorakkai) in a pressure cooker along with all the other spices and having the main flavour coming from "sambar powder".  Serve Karnataka Style Sorakkai ...

Published in Palya Recipes

Dahi Suran Ki Kadhi Recipe - Yam Cooked In Yogurt Curry

Saturday, 26 November 2016 00:00

Dahi Suran Ki Kadhi Recipe consists of soft cooked yam cubes immersed into a yogurt based thick kadhi and then tempered with some strong flavourful spices. The Kadhi is simple but filling for a healthy lunch meal. Yam is pressure cooked first so that it becomes an easy process while ...

Published in Kadhi Recipes

Poppetjes Recipe - Sweet Puffy Wheat Dumpling Recipe

Saturday, 26 November 2016 00:00

Poppetjes Recipe -  Sweet Puffy Wheat Dumpling Recipe is a very popular sweet dish prepared in the Parsi Cuisine. There are small shallow fried dumpling made from a blend of  wheat and rava batter which is fermented with toddy. This helps in raising the dumpling. It is then dipped sweet ...

Senai Kizhangu Varuval Recipe - Spicy Chettinad Style Yam Stir Fry

Friday, 25 November 2016 00:00

Senai Kizhangu Varuval Recipe (Spicy Chettinad Style Yam Stir Fry Recipe) is a tasty and quick recipe to made by using yam. The yam is thinly sliced and shallow fried till it's nice crisp along with some spice and it is then tossed with crispy curry leaves. It is the best way to consume this vegetable ...

Smoky Eggplant Soup Recipe

Friday, 25 November 2016 00:00

Smoky Eggplant Soup Recipe is a healthy way to consume aubergine in the form of a soup. The aubergine is smoked by roasting it in an oven and then blending it into a smooth paste. The soup is then seasoned with vegetable broth and some roasted cumin powder to enhance the flavor. The soup is served warm ...

Published in Soup Recipes

Anhui Bang Tofu Salad Recipe

Friday, 25 November 2016 00:00

Anhui Bang Tofu Salad Recipe is a nutty flavored salad with sautéed cabbage and cut cucumbers. The original dish is made from shredded vegetables that are locally grown in the region of Anhui. The tofu is marinated and then tossed with the nutty, sweet and spicy flavored sauce. This recipe has been ...

Published in Indian Chinese Recipes

Nutty Chocolate Banana Smoothie Recipe

Friday, 25 November 2016 00:00

Nutty Chocolate Banana Smoothie Recipe is a wholesome smoothie recipe which makes for a great post workout drink to replenish all the lost energy. It's a rich smoothie filled with the goodness of potassium, omega 3, good fats and lots of fibre owing to banana, dates and the various healthy seeds. You ...

Published in Smoothies and Juices
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