Cucumber Boats

Ingredients: Cucumbers 2, 3 Hung Curd 1/2 cup Veggies Chopped Carrots 1/4 cup Chopped Onion 1/4 cup Chopped Cilantro  Chopped Avocado 1 medium size Cooked Garbanzo beans / Chole Black pepper 1/4 tsp Salt Preparation: For Hung Curd: Place a colander or filter over a container then, add plain yogurt on it. Then, keep it…

Cauliflower Fried Rice ( without Rice)

Ingredients: Shredder cauliflower 1 cup Chopped Carrot 1/2 cup Chopped Beans 1/2 cup Green peas 2 TBSP Green Chillies 2 Salt Oil 3 tbsp Process: Shredded / chop the cauliflower, add salt and combine well, Keep it aside at least 20 mins.  Then, keep it in a fresh cloth. Squeeze out the water from cauliflower….

Healthy Almond Lentils Kheer / Baadam and Dals Payasam

Ingredients: Yellow Moong dal  2 tbsp Channda dal 1 tbsp Almond powder  5 tbsp or almonds 12- 15 pieces Jaggery  5 tbsp Milk 1/4 cup Ghee 1 tbsp (optional) Directions: Dry roast the dals on medium low flame. Soak the jaggery in the hot water for 10 mins. Cook the dals in sufficient water. OR…

Cabbage Manchurian

Ingredients: For Manchurian Chopped Cabbage 1 cup Shredded Carrot 1/2 cup Red chili powder Salt Corn flour 2 tbsp Maida/ all purpose flour 2 tbsp For Gravy Oil 3 tbsp Garlic (chopped 1 tbsp0 Colored peppers  1/2 cup Cubes Onions (Cubes) Soya sauce 1/2 tsp Vinegar 1/2 tsp Red chili paste 1/2 tsp Tomato ketchup 1/2 tsp Sugar (optional)…

Quick and Easy Hot Chocolate

Ingredients: Milk 1 cup Sugar 1/2 tbsp Coco Powder 1 tbsp Whipping cream 1 tbsp Direction: Boiled the milk Add sugar Add coco powder Continue the boil milk couple of more mins.  Then switch off the stove. Add whipping cream on top and grated chocolate. Enjoy!!  

Mango Jam

Ingredients: Mangoes 2 medium size Sugar 2/3 cup ( I added 1/4 cup extra ) (Depends on Mango’s sweetness) Water 1/4 cup Lemon 1 tbsp Process: cut the mango roughly and put it in a blender. Add water Blend it in a blendar Pour mango puree into a heavy bottom pan / kadai Boil the…

Whole Jowar and Brown Rice Idly

Ingredients: Urid Dal 1 cup Idly rice 1 cup Brown rice 1 cup Whole Jowar grains 1 cup Poha 1/4 cup Salt Method: Soak all the ingredients at least 6- hours in separate vessels. Then, rinse the urid dal, both the rice and jowar grains couple of times. Drain the soaked urad dal and grind…

Healthy and Quick Dates Sweet Chutney for Chaat

Ingredients Raw Mango pieces 1/2 cup Dates 8-10 (depends on your taste) Red chili Powder 1/4 tsp Salt as per taste Preparation: In a mixi jar or blender add raw mango pieces Add dates.. Blend for a minute, Add red chili powder and salt. Then, add some water and blend one more time. The mango,…

Egg Less Whipping Cream from Chickpeas (Chole) / Aquafaba

Ingredients: Boiled Chickpeas water 1/2 cup Powdered Sugar 1/2 cup Directions: Soak 2 cups Chickpeas/chole the over night. Cook chole in a pressure cooker for 6,7 whistles then switch off the stove. Let the pressure release naturally. After that, open the cooker and drain the chickpeas in colander above a bowl.  Also, let it sit…

Finger Millets / Raagi Flour Dates Cake

Ingredients: Dry Ingredients: Finger millet flour / Raagi flour 2/3 cup Wheat flour 1/4 cup Dates 12-15 Sugar 1/2 cup or less Baking soda 1 tsp Baking Powder 1 tsp Ghee 1/4 cup Wet  Ingredients: Milk 1 & 2/3 cup Ghee 1/4 cup     Process: Pre heat the oven @ 375 Degree Fahrenheit for 10 mins….

Healthy Homemade Nutella

Ingredients: Hazelnuts toasted and peeled 1/2 cup Coconut sugar 1/4 cup ( adjust the sweetness) Unsweetened cocoa powder 1.5 TBSP Oil 3, 4 TBSP ( depends on consistency) Vanilla extract 1 tsp Salt -pinch Directions: Make coconut sugar powder in mixi jar and keep aside. Take hazelnuts in mixi jar ( better take food processor…

Stuffed bitter gourd fry / Kakarakaya stuffed fry

Ingredients: Bitter gourd/Kakarakaya medium size 4,5  Channa flour /Besan 1/2 cup Chili Powder 1/2 tsp Salt Cumin seeds/Jeera 1/4 tsp Oil 1/4 cup or less ( for mixing channa flour) Process: Scrape the skin of bitter gourd, cut the edges and wash it. Make a slit lengthwise and remove the seeds. In a plate take channa flour /besan add…