Bok Choy chana dal stir fry

Bok Choy is a Chinese green vegetable and it is most commonly used in stir fry. Low calorie nutrient dense green. Today I put together a recipe with bok choy, chana dal, garlic and shredded coconut. It can be served as side for roti, rice or quinoa. Prep time: 5mins cook time: 5mins soak time…

Chocolate peda

Chocolate peda it is a traditional sweet prepared during festive occasions. It can be prepared under 15mins with milk powder, condensed milk and cocoa powder. Prep time: 2mins cook time: 10-12mins Makes 12-14 Ingredients: 200 ml condensed milk 1 cup milk powder 1tbsp cocoa powder 1tsp ghee 1tbsp chopped pistachios for garnish Procedure: 1)Heat a non…

Dates & figs roll

Dates and figs roll is one of the guilt free healthy nutritious festive dessert. For this recipe i am using dates,figs,nuts and poppy seeds. Prep time: 10 mins cook time: 5 mins Makes 6-8 Ingredients 12 soft deseeded dates roughly chopped 6-7 soft figs roughly chopped 1/4 cup mixed roated nuts(cashews,pistacho,almonds roughly chopped) 3tbsp roasted…

Murukku

Murukku is a savory,crunchy Indian snack.It is typically prepared from rice flour,urad dal flour and chickpea flour.For murukku preparation today i am using all purpose flour and yogurt.This is one of my favorite Diwali snack. Prep time:10mins cook time:5-6mins Makes 5-6 Ingredients 1cup rice flour 1/4cup all purpose flour(maida) 2tbsp butter salt to taste 1/2tsp…

Drumstick Rasam(soup)

Drumstick rasam(Lentil drumstick soup) is easy to make and an integral part of our daily south indian cooking.It is tangy,spicy and flavorful.It is prepared with steamed drumstick,cooked dal and boiled along with tamarind pulp,rasam powder.It is served with steamed rice as a side. prep time:10mins cook time:20mins Serves-3-4 Ingredients: 1/4 cup cooked toor dal -wash…

Raw mango rice

This south indian raw mango rice is mild,spicy & tangy.It is usually prepared as part of most Indian festivals either with tamarind paste or lemon juice or raw mango when available in season. Prep time:10 mins cook time:20 mins Serves 2-3 Ingredients: 1 cup cooked rice 1 grated raw mango(wash and peel the skin of…

Indian gooseberry pickle

Amla(Indian Gooseberry) instant homemade pickle is prepared by combining dry roasted fenugreek seed powder , mustard seed powder and red chili powder.It is tangy,bitter and spicy.It is wonderful immune booster with lots of health benefits. Prep time:10 mins Cook time:20 mins: Makes 5-6 servings Ingredients: 12 fresh Indian gooseberry(Wash and dry amla with a clean cloth…

Tawa pulav

Tawa pulav is a one pot meal prepared from steamed rice, vegetables along with pav bhaji masala. Quick and easy to make for weekday nights. Prep time:10mins Cook time:15mins Serving 2-3 Ingredients: 1 cup cooked basmati rice 2 cups steamed vegetables(potato,carrot,peas, cauliflower) 1 large finely chopped capsicum(green or red) 2 medium finely chopped tomatoes 1…

Pani Puri

Pani puri is a round puffed ball filled with potato mixture and served with sweet chutney & tangy water.It is popular street snack food in India.Usually the puri’s are fried in oil.I am using Air fryer with a drop of oil to air fry 15-20 puri’s. It’s guilt free healthy snack. prep time:15 mins cook…