Halwai

Halwai July 19, 2024

Ingredients: • 1 cup – Flour • Salt to taste • 3 tbsp – Ghee Method: Sieve flour and salt. Knead into a soft pliable dough with water. Cover and keep aside for 30 minutes. Divide portions into 1/3 the size of ping pong balls. Mould into patties. Roll as thin as possible (wafer thin […]

Halwai July 19, 2024

Ingredients: • 6 – phyllo pastry sheets • For the filling: • 1 cup – grated Coconut • 1/2 cup – Jaggery • 3 – Cardamom • 1/2 cup – condensed Milk • 1/2 – cup Butter Method: Melt the jaggery in 1 cup of water and bring to a boil. As the solution thickens, […]

Halwai July 19, 2024

Ingredients: • 8 cups – rice(ukda chawal), boiled. • 15 – alu leaves with brown stems. • 10 – red dry chillies. • 1 inch – turmeric/haldi. • A little – salt, to taste. Method: Wash the rice well, and soak it for 2 hours. Pick the leaves. Remove the stems, which can be used […]

Halwai July 19, 2024

Ingredients: • 2 cups – Sugar • 3/4 cup – Water • 1/4 tsp – Cream of tartar (You can use same amount of Lime juice instead) • Salt a pinch Method: Combine all the ingredients in a saucepan and bring to a boil. Stir often. Cover the pan with lid and simmer for about […]

Halwai July 19, 2024

Ingredients: • 1 cup – split green moong dal • One bunch – Palak • Salt to taste • 1/4 tsp – Cumin seeds • 1/4 tsp – Turmeric powder • 4 to 5 – whole Red Chilli • 1 cup – Coriander leaves • 1 tsp – oil for seasoning Method: Boil dal, coriander […]

Halwai July 19, 2024

Ingredients: • 4 – karelas, small • 1 cup – tuar dal • 4 tbsp – coriander • 3 tbsp – Channa dal • 3 – Red Chillies • 6-8 – pepper • 1/2 tsp – Urad Dal • Tamarind – Lemon size, soaked in some water • 1 small cup – grated Coconut • […]

Halwai July 19, 2024

Ingredients: • 1 cup – Bengal Gram dal • 1 – Onion (big size) • 2 – Tomato (medium size) • Curry leaves, small quantity • Coriander leaves, small quantity • Turmeric powder, small quantity • 2 – Green chillies • 1 cup – grated or shredded Coconut • 2 tsp – Ginger • 3 […]

Halwai July 19, 2024

Ingredients: • 2 cups – Rice • 50 g – Tamarind • Sufficient water to cook the Rice • salt to taste • To roast: • 8-10 – Red Chillies • 2 tbsp – Coriander seeds • 1 tsp – sesame seeds • 1 tsp – Cumin seeds • For seasoning: • 4 tbsp – […]

Halwai July 19, 2024

Ingredients: • 125g – white Lobia • 50g – urad dal, (dehusked) • 400g – raw Rice • 1/8 tsp – Methi seeds • Salt • A pinch of baking soda Method: Soak lobia overnight; remove the husk the next morning (not necessarily completely). Soak urad dal and rice separately for 4 hours. Grind urad […]

Halwai July 19, 2024

Ingredients: • 2 cups – Milk powder • 1 to 1.5 cups – Sugar (depending on taste) • 1/2 cup – thickened Cream • 1 tsp – Cardamom powder • Almond/ Pista slivers for decoration. Method: Place milk powder, sugar and cardamom powder in a microwavable bowl and mix well. Add the cream and combine […]

Halwai July 19, 2024

Ingredients: • 4 bottles gingerale • 8 tbsp – Orange squash • 1 teacup – chopped mixed fruit • few finely chopped Mint leaves • crushed ice Method: Chill the gingerale bottles. Mix all the ingredients in a big jug. Serve in tall fancy glasses with crushed ice. Recipe courtesy of Anita Raheja

Halwai July 19, 2024

Ingredients: • 1 cup – fresh Ridge gourd skin • 2 tbsp – Tamarind pulp • Salt to taste • 2 tbsp – Sugar • 1 tbsp – oil • 1 tsp – cumin • 1 tsp – mustard • 2 – whole dry Red Chillies Method: Heat oil in a thick pan, splutter jeera […]

Halwai July 19, 2024

Ingredients: • Raw green Mango – 2 • Salt – 2 tsp • Mustard Seeds – 1 tsp • Methi seeds – 1/4 tbsp • Haldi – 1/2 tsp • Red Chilli powder – 2 tsp • For seasoning: • Oil • Hing • Mustard Method: Wash mangoes and dry it completely. No trace of […]

Halwai July 19, 2024

Ingredients: • 1/2 cup – carrot, cabbage, beans (chopped into bite-sized pieces) • 1 cup – shredded Chicken • 1 tbsp – Corn flour • 2 tbsp – sweet Corn • 1 – Egg white • 1 tsp – pepper powder • 1 tbsp – Celery (chopped) • 1 tbsp – Spring onion • 3 […]

Halwai July 19, 2024

Ingredients: • 500 gms – Carrot peeled, grated • 200 ml – Milk • 1/2 cup – Sugar ground • 1/2 cup – Khoya or Milk powder • 1 tbsp – Ghee • 1 tbsp – almonds, pistachios, chopped • 1/2 tsp – Cardamom powder • 1/4 tsp – Saffron crushed Method: Mix carrot and […]

Halwai July 19, 2024

Ingredients: • 500 grams – cleaned and deveined prawns. • 1 tsp – Garlic paste. • 1/4 tsp – Turmeric powder. • 5 tbsp – Coconut milk. • 2 tbsp – oil. • 2 tsp – chilli powder. • Salt to taste. • 1 tsp – cumin powder. • 3 onions, sliced finely. • 2 […]

Halwai July 19, 2024

Ingredients: • 1/2 kg – Okra (chopped) • 1- Onion (chopped finely) • 2 – Green chillies (slit opened) • 1/2 tsp – Mustard Seeds and Urad Dal • 5 – Curry leaves • Oil • Salt • For Oats and Quinoa Spice Powder: • 1/4 cup – rolled oats • 1/4 cup – Quinoa […]

Halwai July 19, 2024

Ingredients: • 500 gms – crumbled Cottage cheese (paneer) • 2 tins sweetened condensed Milk • 1 litre Milk • 2 tbsp – Corn flour • 1 cup – fresh strawberries, chopped • 2 tbsp – chopped Almonds and Pistachios • 3-4 drops vanilla essence • Mint leaves, strawberries for decorating Method: Boil milk, add […]

Halwai July 19, 2024

Ingredients: • 250 g – boneless chicken, cut into small pieces • 2 – onions, grated • 2 – tomatoes, grated • 20 g – green peas, optional • 2 tsp – cumin powder • 2 tsp – coriander powder • 1 tsp – chilli powder • 1 tsp – Garam Masala powder • 50 […]

Halwai July 18, 2024

Ingredients: • 1/2 kg – karelas (bitter gourd) they should be thin and long • 5 medium sized Onions (finely chopped) • 2 to 3 Green chillies (finely chopped) • 4 medium sized Tomatoes (finely chopped) • 1.5 tsp – red chillie powder • 2 tsp – coriander powder • 1/4 tsp – Turmeric powder […]