Tag - dal

Grandma’s All time special- Simple Rajma curry

Grandma's All time special- Simple Rajma curry Rajma, the best soothing and all time favorite comfort food! This dish served with rice is such a popular meal in most North Indian households prepared with special grandma's recipes using hand pounded spices. Rice and rajma provide a perfect balanced and protein rich meal. 1 cup Rajma...

Jowar upma – Instant one pot savoury upma

  Jowar upma - Instant one pot savoury upma Wholesome, delicious upma made with the traditional versatile wonder grain - Jowar. Keeps one feeling fuller for longer and can be relished by the entire family as it is an additional add on to the nutrition quotient and the flavor profile too. Pressure cookerCooking pan 1 cup whole jowar...

Power Packed Chutney

Power Packed Chutney Pumpkin seeds are the power house of nutrients, presenting a power packed chutney in a best possible way which can be relished by the entire family plus reap the numerous health benefits too. High speed blender ½ cup pumpkin seeds (soaked for 5 to 6 hours)½ cup fresh coriander/mint leaves1 green chilli4 garlic cloves1-...

Khichdi – What’s on my plate?

Khichdi – What’s on my plate? A simple and a nutritional blend of lentils and rice, Khichdi has been the staple for Indians for many years now. Not only does it account for an ideal protein on the basis if rice and lentils but also packs in Nutritional punch making it simple on the...

Dal Palak (Indian Lentil and Spinach Curry)

Dal Palak (Indian Lentil and Spinach Curry) Simple indian, all time favorite Maa ki dal made with the combination of lentils cooked with and tempered with basic Indian spices. Pressure cookerCooking pan ⅓ cup yellow lentil / dhuli moong dal / masur dal pre-soaked for 8 hrs3 cups water1 cup spinach / palak / fresh fenugreek...

Bottle Gourd Curry – Delish Desi curry

  Bottle Gourd Curry - Delish Desi curry Simple easy to prepare curry made from the wonder vegetable prepared with basic indian spices and served hot as a side along with roti /rice. Cooking panMixing ladle 1 medium bottle gourd (lauki, chopped into cubes)1/2 tbsp cold pressed coconut oil1 tbsp chana dal or yellow moong dal (pre-soaked and...

Asparagus Moong Dal Tikki

Asparagus Moong Dal Tikki Asparagus and moong dal tikki is not only a healthy and nutrient -rich addition to the menu but has it's own unique and earthy flavours which can be relished by all age groups without any guilt. Cast iron tawa/panMixing bowl ¼ cup moong dal (soaked for 8 hours, drained)2 tbsp rice flour (slightly...

Poha Chiwda (Traditional Indian Snack)

Poha Chiwda (Traditional Indian Snack) Healthiest, easy to make and store snacking option made with rice flakes and spices relished by all ages .A festival savoury delicious delicacy too whipped and prepared in 30 minutes . Cooking pan/iron kadhai 2 cups Poha/Beaten rice (preferably thin and roasted)Jeera/Cumin 1/2 tsp Rai/Mustard seeds 1/4 tsp Urad dal 1/4 tsp...

Moringa Khichdi-Taste and nutrition bite by bite

  Moringa Khichdi-Taste and nutrition bite by bite Wholesome, Unique khichdi with the blend of hand-pounded Rice ,dal ,vegetables and superfood Moringa inspired by the grandmother recipe. Pressure cookerLadle 500 g hand pounded sonamasuri rice50 g moong dal50 g masur dal1/4 cup green leafy vegetables as per availability or fresh coriander (finely chopped)2 tsp moringa powder75 g...

Beetroot khichdi (BEET it Up)

  Beetroot khichdi (BEET it Up) Nothing "BEETS" a happy healthy heart to celebrate love! Beets even bleed "red" - the hue containing powerful antioxidants. Pressure cookerMortar and pestle /mixer to crush the garlic 4 tbsp hand pounded rice (soaked for 6-7 hours)2 tbsp moong dal (soaked for 12-14 hours)1/2 beetroot (finely chopped)1 garlic pod crushed or minced...

Ramadan special Khichdi

  Ramadan special Khichdi Quick and delicious One pot meal with the perfect combination of Indian spices ,also a perfect dish is one of the Suhoor (pre dawn) recipes of Ramadan. Pressure cookerWooden ladle 350 gms Chicken breast (Organic hormone free chicken)4 tbsp Presoaked Masoor dal4 tbsp Presoaked Moong dal1/2 cup Hand pounded sonamasuri rice2 Medium tomatoes2 Medium...

Kulith/Horse Gram Soup

  Kulith/Horse Gram Soup Horsegram soup or Kulith soup is tasty and super bursting high nutrient soup made from easily available ingredients and spices from our very own kitchen. Soup potPressure cookerLadle 250 g Kulith/horse gram (soaked overnight)½ tsp Ethically sourced A2 cow ghee½ tsp Jeera/cumin2-3 Curry leaves/kadi patta½ tbsp Paste of fresh ginger and garlic¼ tsp...