DOUBLE POTATO HALWA

DOUBLE POTATO HALWA Halwa/sheera is one of the most popular and traditional Indian sweet. Various halwa/sheera are prepared in different occasions in Indian households. India is a country of festivals and culture. Many religious festivals are celebrated in India with lots of enthusiasm. And religious festivals are celebrated with various rituals along with fasting. So…

BEETROOT PEANUT BARFI

BEETROOT PEANUT BARFI Iron rich beetroot when combined with protein rich peanuts, the outcome is yummy, sweet and healthy. It will satisfy your sweet cravings in a healthy way. As beetroot has natural sweetness in it, we need less sugar and in addition I didn’t use ghee/butter. So it will be , of course, a…

CHOCOLATE CAKE

CHOCOLATE CAKE When thinking of making a cake, first we need oven. This is old news, nowadays cake can be prepared without an oven, yes, without an oven. I have made cake by steam cook method in pressure cooker. It turned out so good. So here is a cake with ingredients which are easily available…

RAJMA

RAJMA Rajma is the Indian name for red kidney beans. These protein rich beans come in few varieties like, red rajma, chitra(spotted and striped), Jammu and are consumed mainly in India. As rajma is richest plant based protein source, it is referred as “poor man’s meat”. Rajma is very popular North Indian Curry which taste…

PARMIGINIA WITH HERBED SPAGHETTI

PARMIGINIA WITH HERBED SPAGHETTI Indian foodies are fond of foreign cuisine. One of the most popular foreign cuisine in India is Italian cuisine. Pasta is one of the main dishes in Italian cuisine. Various pasta and various dishes with pastas are therein Italian cuisine. Parmiginia /Parmigiano is popular dish from Parma – city of Italy….

BHEL PURI

BHEL PURI Bhel or Bhel puri is a popular savoury snack and street food across India. This delicious Chaat is prepared from puffed rice, besan sev, puri, various chutneys, onions, potatoes etc. This crunchy snack is also known as bombay bhel, chowpaty bhel or beach snack as it is majorly available at various beaches of…

BISCUIT CHOCO ROLLCUTS

BISCUIT CHOCO ROLLCUTS Chocolate and biscuits are not only kid’s choice but they are the choice of mostly all age groups. We prepare many dishes using these both irresistible food. We all store cream of milk and then make ghee ( clarified butter )out of it. While preparing ghee, some milk residue is left –…

RAGI DHOKLA ( FINGER MILLET STEAMED CAKE)

RAGI DHOKLA (FINGER MILLET STEAMED CAKE) Finger millet/ Ragi / Nachni is a glutenfree grain which is rich in fiber, iron, calcium, good carbs, amino acids and vitamin D. It is considered to be a great food for weight control, diabetes. Dhokla is a famous Gujarati steamed snack. Dhoklas prepared from.rice and lentil fermented batter…

SESAME SEMOLINA BARFI

SESAME SEMOLINA BARFI Barfi is a popular milk based indian sweet. The name is derived of the Urdu word ‘Barf’ which means snow. Basic barfi is white like snow. Besan barfi, kaju barfi, sing (peanut) barfi,chocolate barfi are popular varients of barfis. Rava/sooji barfi is unlike regular barfis. There are also different recipes for making…