As the kids look forward to an interesting meal each day during their lunch break at school, this lunch box with a chatpata Indian Style Pasta, protein packed boiled eggs and a fruit will definitely bring a smile on their faces, experiencing no disappointment.
Pasta is one of those dishes that is thoroughly enjoyed by us Indians, although traditionally it belongs to the Italian cuisine. More likeable when cooked with an added twist of Indian masalas, tossed in an onion-tomato base. Absolutely delectable. A smart way to serve this to your kids is to sneak in some vegetables that will be camouflaged by the pasta. Vegetables that your child would otherwise choose not to eat.
Boiled eggs packed with protein and bananas packed with potassium are great energy giving foods, that your child might require in an action packed day at school.
A lip smacking fusion recipe, of pasta tossed in Indian bhuna masala of onions and tomatoes is an absolute winner.
With an age no bar, this Indian pasta is loved by both the young and the old.
Try our other Indian Pasta Recipes:
- Kerala Style Coconut Milk Stew Pasta Recipe - Indian Style Pasta Recipe
- Pasta Recipe In Pudina Chutney Sauce - A Indian Fusion Recipe
- Pav Bhaji Flavored Pasta Recipe (Fusion Fusilli Pasta)
A great source of protein, Eggs can be served to kids and adults in the way they like it, be it boiled, fried, poached or even as an omelette.
Did you know: A boiled egg contains about 6% of recommended Vitamin A, 5% of folate, 10-15% Vitamin B complex and 22% of selenium of the RDA. This also has good proteins and less calories (about 77). Researches prove that the egg does not affect blood cholesterol levels and instead, it increases the amount of good cholesterol (HDL). Eggs are also great for eye health, and helps in weight loss as well.