Litti chokha is a traditional delicacy mainly eaten in Bihar. It is a dough ball made up of whole wheat flour and stuffed with roasted sattu or commonly known as chickpea flour, mixed with herbs and spices and then roasted over coal. Served with garlic chutney and chokha which is a potato filling, made with fresh herbs and spices. This dish is often confused with a commonly know dish called Baati, but it is a completely different dish in terms of taste, texture and preparation. Litti chokha is a complete meal as you can serve this at lunch and dinner. Very easy to make and mouthwatering to eat. Do try making it.
Momos are a street specialty in North and the North East of India. Yes and it has a good fan following around the world as well. But friends, no dish is complete in India if it does not have the masaledar and chatpata Indian tandoori touch. So if you’ve always loved momos and are looking for something unique then this is the recipe for you. Soft vegetable momos, fried and then tossed in tandoori marinade, skewered and then grilled, the best part of the recipe is you can also smoke the momos and simply cook it in a pan. This is a fresh take on India’s one of most popular street foods Momo’s.
Here’s a recipe for all our vegetarian lovers. Every time we pass buy a street shop, making egg bhurji, the aroma just leaves a craving for something similar. I am sure all the vegetarian lovers would wish if there was a recipe similar to that, well don’t look any further. Here is a recipe made plainly with besan and maida, cooked with lots of aromatic masala and spices and scrambled. And voila what do you get Eggless Bhurji homemade. Try making it and Enjoy!!!
Let go green today at breakfast, I mean let’s make a gluten free and healthier version of the dosa. A signatory breakfast from the region of Andhra Pradesh the ever so famousPesarattu Dosa or whole Green Gram / Sabut Moong Dosa, The uniqueness of this dosa is, it’s made with green moong dal, which does not need any fermentation and is quick to make. This dosa is most commonly eaten at breakfast and because you do not have to ferment the batter, we can soak the grain, grind it and prepare quickly. Crispy Pesarattu Dosa filled with your choice of filling and served with allam chutney and korma. Sounds delicious, perfect way to begin your day. Let’s start!
Looking forward for an upcoming party, but you’re running out of ideas. Then you’ve come to the right place. Tandoori Aloo is a simple recipe and can be served as a starter. It can be a part of your Tandoori Platter as well. It’s prepared with boiled potatoes, which are marinated with fresh green mint and coriander paste, pan fried and smoked. And it can be made quickly with minimal ingredients, available at your home. This is a definite winner.
Kadhi Pakora is made almost in every Indian household and in every region of India. There are many variations to making a kadhi but the basic recipe is the same, using besan, sour curd and spices. Slow cooked over low heat for almost an hour. To add some more uniqueness to the kadhi, super soft fried pakoras are also added to enhance the flavour of the kadhi. It’s a healthy and extremely tasty dish. Learn how to make authentic Punjabi Kadhi Pakora right here.
Pindi Chole is a classic dish from Punjab. It is spicy in nature and is flavored with loads of spice powders. It is chickpeas, cooked in aromatic spices and this recipe does not use onions or tomatoes. Very basic but yet wholesome. Do try and enjoy with friends and family.
Lassi is a creamy, frothy yogurt-based drink, blended with water and sugar. Here is a Sweet Lassi recipe with a modern take on the traditional Indian favorite. Learn how to make a classic Lassi along with different variety options, to cool you on a hot sunny day. It’s a very refreshing drink and you can never go wrong making this simple and magical drink.
Shahi Paneer recipe is one of the popular paneer dishes ever made. It’s treated as a royal dish as the name suggests. Made with cubes of paneer lightly cooked in mildly spiced rich gravy of onions, tomatoes, aromatic spices and dry fruits. Its deep yellow colour and silky texture will surely build up your appetite and make you wanting for more.
Paneer Parcha, a dish close to paneer pasanda though quite different.
This restaurant style paneer recipe, is a perfect one to dish out to serve with rotis, parathas, naans, steamed rice, pulao, basically any side dish.
A mild flavored rich birista-cashew-yogurt based gravy along with a slice of paneer which has been sandwiched with veggies and grilled. Try it out now!
Step 1: Add Plain flour to a mixing bowl.
Little high on the fats, but this paneer parcha tastes divine. Much better than the one I tasted at the restaurant. Why not try this and share a virtual treat with me? That’s all for today, keep cooking & stay fantastic!