Are you tired of eating the store brought paneer? Do you wish to make fresh homemade soft and silky paneer, then this is the recipe for you. These homemade Malai Paneer are so soft and spongy made with full fat milk and cream. Rich and delicious and very easy to make.
There are some dishes in Indian cuisine that just can’t be served with any Indian bread; they have to be paired with their partner. Simple dishes like Paneer masala or Butter Chicken if served with chappati or roti would be an absolute no no, they have to be served with the all so famous Butter Naan. Today’s recipe is of naan it is made from scratch at home without yeast and egg and simply made over your stove top. Naan is made with plain flour, milk and secret ingredient to give it a slight rise and puff the baking powder. Super soft, fluffy, buttery and a sure shot hit amongst your guest. Let’s get cookin!
Let’s get cozy…not in the literal sense, but with a bowl of piping hot winter soup Hot and Sour soup. Popular and will know as an Indo Chinese soup and ordered almost every time in restaurants. Super easy to make and very healthy as well. Make it at home from scratch; make your own clear and tasty vegetable stock with leftover vegetables and then make the flavorsome vegetables shine with some Indian red chili and spices, few commonly available sauces and there you have it. A comfort soup to die for. This smooth and tasty soup will keep you warm during the cold winter night, do try.
After a long week of festivity and over indulgence of sweets and mouthwatering dishes, it’s time to mellow down and eat something healthy which is packed with nutrients. Today’s recipe is just that, we are making Veg Soya Kheema or Queema, the key ingredients used is obviously Soya. If you want to give it an authentic kheema feel then you have got to use Soya granules. Soak the soya until soft and then cook them in a thick tomato and onion gravy, enhance the flavor by using homemade masala, add to the richness by adding paneer and then use little bit of more butter or ghee…totally optional. Slow cooked Veg Soya Kheema is ready to be served. Do try this recipe and enjoy!
Who does not like anything cooked in a tandoor, but mind you tandoor cooking is an art to master over time. So we just decided to give it our own version of tandoor cooking. Today’s recipe is just, that making tandoor cooking easy. Tandoori Gobi is just one of the few dishes that are apt for all veggie food lovers. Pieces of gobi florets marinated in a thick yogurt and mildly spiced marinade. Smoked for 30 minutes with the help of hot burning charcoal and ghee, until the smoky flavor and aroma is captured in the Gobi and then delicately skewered and cooked over direct heat until lightly charred and cooked. Tandoori Gobi is a popular Indian appetizer and every piece is full of flavor, delicious and mouthwatering.
Tacos are a popular Mexican street food. Tacos are easy to make and a very practical meal if in a hurry you can stuff with any kind of filling and serve. Today’s recipe is a fun twist to this classic Mexican dish…Let’s call it an Indo- Mexican taco recipe. Arancini patties made with red kidney beans, rice and some mix of Indian spices, battered and coated, shallow fried until golden brown. The harissa sauce made with super-hot red chilli and fresh garlic and coriander but easily mellowed down with loads of mayonnaise. Tacos made with Indian Laccha Parathas, slathered with the harissa sauce, aracini patty, sprinkled some Mexican seasoning and pan fried or even baked.
If you’ve been to Amritsar then you must have seen in every nook and corner a dhaba or a eating joint, which serves Plain and stuffed Kulcha. Amritsar is no doubt the food heaven that serves all and any kind of Indian breads, from plain to stuffed, you name it and you’ll get it. Today we are focusing on one of the many plain stuffed bread that is stuffed Amritsari Aloo Kulcha. The dough is made with flour and baking powder, kneaded to a soft dough and then laminated and layered with butter or ghee, this steps gives the kulcha it’s layers and texture. Stuffed perfectly with seasoned potatoes stuffing, and then cooked on a tava over directly flame until soft and crispy. Served with Pindi Chole or just plain curd and pickles. Do try.
Today’s recipe is for all the people who have sweet tooth. The classic and traditional Pineapple Upside- Down Cake. Simple to make with minimum fuss, catered to vegetarians since it’s an eggless batter cake and also cooked in a cooker, as not everyone has an oven at home. This is a tried and tested recipe, and you can never go wrong. Caramelize the sugar until thick and glossy, place fresh pineapple rings and fresh cherries. Make a batter with flour, condensed milk and butter. Pour the luscious batter in the cake tin and bake in the cooker…and Voila your yummy mouth-watering; melting in your mouth cake is ready. Serve with your evening tea and Enjoy.
No auspicious or happy occasion is complete in India without a heavy dose of sweets. So today’s recipe is all about making the perfect round crispy jalebis. This recipe is made true Indian Halwai style no yeast and no additives. Smooth batter made with flour, urad dal powder, ghee and eno. Piped directly into hot oil to make lovely spirals, fried till golden crisp, then dunked in shiny kesar flavored sugar syrup, served either hot or cold. The art of making these rounds of crispy jalebis needs little practice but easily achievable. This instant jalebi recipe is a savior when you have unexpected guest and if your kids have a strong craving for it. The best part is the mixture can be stored in the freezer and is readily available to make in a jiffy.
Indian curries are worldwide famous. Almost every country in the world has Indian restaurants cropping up by the day. But somewhere in the entire hustle bustle the authentic taste of all signature dishes is lost. So if you are looking to get the authentic dhaba style paneer recipe, then let’s get back to the basic and begin from here, today’s recipe is of Paneer Masala. Soft marinated paneer, tossed and slightly warmed, slow cooked with aromatic blend of spices in rich tomato based gravy. Try making this dhaba style paneer dish and bring back the Magic.