Salads

Abhilasha January 22, 2023

Spicy and creamy spinach dip Ingredients: 1 cup chopped spinach, thawed and drained 1/2 cup chopped spring onion 1/2 cup white sauce (see basic) 1/2 cup mayonnaise (optional) 1/2 cup ricotta cheese or mozzarella cheese 1/2 teaspoon red chilli flakes 1 tablespoon butter Salt and pepper to taste Method: 1. Heat butter in a pan, […]

Kasturi January 3, 2023

This delicious creamy corn dip is a good accompaniment with chips. Corn dip is a mouthwatering dish which you can enjoy anytime with your family andamp; friends. Let’s learn how to make corn dip recipe quickly. Ingredients – 3/4 cup fresh cream – 2 tablespoons cream cheese – 1/4 cup drained thick curd – 3 […]

Halwai December 25, 2022

Ingredients: • 2 cups – Barley • salt to taste • 3 – medium-sized Tomatoes (cored and diced) • 3/4 cup – mixed Olives (pitted and coarsely chopped) • 5 tsp – freshly squeezed Lemon juice (more if needed) • 2 tbsp – Olive oil • freshly ground black pepper for seasoning • 1 tbsp […]

Abhilasha December 14, 2022

Healthy and fresh pasta salad Ingredients: 1 tablespoon chopped cucumber 1 tablespoon chopped carrot 1 tablespoon chopped tomato (optional) 1 tablespoon corn kernels 1/4 cup red and yellow bell peppers 1 cup boiled pasta of your choice 1 tablespoon onion chopped (optional) 1/2 cup salad cream Salt and pepper to taste Method: 1. Mix all […]

Abhilasha December 12, 2022

Fresh green coriander and peanut chutney Ingredients: 2 cups fresh coriander leaves 4-5 green chilies (as per taste) 1 cup roasted peanut 1 tablespoon curd or 1 medium sized tomato 1 inch ginger 2-3 garlic cloves (optional) 1 teaspoon cumin seeds 1 teaspoon rock salt 2 teaspoon lemon juice Salt to taste Method: 1. In […]

Abhilasha December 11, 2022

A spicy and healthy peas spread Ingredients: 3 cups peas 2 chopped green chilies 1 chopped garlic (optional) 1 cup warm milk 2 tablespoon butter 1/2 teaspoon black pepper powder Salt to taste Method: 1. Grind peas to a smooth paste using as little water as possible. 2. Heat butter in a pan, add garlic, […]

Kasturi December 10, 2022

In India, chaat are very popular street food and typically it is served at road-side tracks from the food carts. From different region and state you will find different variety of chaats. But today I am bringing you a special chaat recipe just for the fasting days. Farali fruit chaat is a vrat special snack […]

Kasturi September 25, 2022

Today I am sharing a quick, easy and delicious snack recipe to lift your fasting days. Peanut sundal, it is also known verkadalai sundal. It is delicacy from the South India. In South India, It is one the most popular snack dish recipe during fasting days of Navratri. This less time-consuming recipe requires very few […]

Abhilasha September 21, 2022

Healthy, fresh and juicy corn salad Ingredients: 1/2 cup chopped cucumber 1/2 cup chopped carrot 1/2 cup chopped tomato 1/2 cup corn kernels 1/2 cup chopped cabbage (or lettuce) 1/2 cup onion chopped (optional) 2-3 chopped green chilies (optional) 1 tablespoon lemon juice 1 tablespoon chaat masala 1 tablespoon coriander chopped Salt to taste Method: […]

Kasturi September 16, 2022

Potatoes are full of fibre and very healthy. Today I am sharing a classic potato salad recipe. To make the salad choose a small potatoes which gives a rich taste after baking. The mixture of vinegar and garlic makes the potato salad more delightful. Ingredients – 2 tablespoon white wine vinegar – 1/2 garlic clove […]

Abhilasha September 16, 2022

Fresh curd raita with cucumber and spices Ingredients: 1 cup curd 1/2 cup grated cucumber 1 tablespoon chopped coriander leaves 1/2 teaspoon roasted cumin powder Pinch of black pepper 2 green chilies chopped (optional) 1/4 teaspoon rock salt Red chilli powder to taste Salt to taste Method: 1. Beat curd with salt until smooth. 2. […]

Abhilasha September 2, 2022

Spicy green chutney with charred tomato Ingredients: 2 cups fresh coriander leaves 2 medium sized stiff tomatoes 2-3 green chilies (as per taste) 1 teaspoon cumin seeds 2 teaspoon lemon juice Salt to taste 1/2 teaspoon mustard seeds 1/2 whole red chilli or 1/2 teaspoon red chilli flakes 1 teaspoon oil for tadka Method: 1. […]

Abhilasha August 29, 2022

Spicy and tangy cabbage salad made with onion and peanut paste Ingredients: 2 cups chopped fresh cabbage 1 medium onion peeled 1/2 cup roasted unshelled peanuts 1/2 cup fresh coriander stems with few leaves 1-2 whole red chilies (as per taste) 1/4 teaspoon lemon rind 1 teaspoon cumin seeds 1 tablespoon oil 2 teaspoon lemon […]

Kasturi August 6, 2022

Corn and avocado salad is very fresh and light salad recipe. This recipe contains all fresh easily available seasonal Ingredients which is perfect for simmer and gives you lots of energy in these hot summery days to make you refresh. Try this delicious salad with some easy to follow recipe steps. Ingredients – 1 cup […]

Abhilasha August 2, 2022

Fresh cauliflower combined with various blend of spices to make a rich and spicy pickle Ingredients: 2 1/2 cups (500 gm) phool gobhi (cauliflower), small florets 3 tablespoon peeli sarson (yellow mustard seeds) 1 tablespoon turmeric powder 2 tablespoon red chilli powder 1 tablespoon fennel seeds 2 cups oil 2 1/2 tablespoon salt Method: 1. […]

Abhilasha August 1, 2022

Fresh and juicy moong dal salad Ingredients: 1/2 cup chopped cucumber 1/2 cup chopped carrot 1/2 cup chopped tomato 1/2 cup chopped cabbage (or lettuce) 1/2 cup onion chopped (optional) 2-3 chopped green chilies (optional) 1 1/2 tablespon green gram pulse (dhuli moong dal) soaked in water for 20 minutes 1 tablespoon lemon juice 1 […]

Abhilasha July 8, 2022

Ingredients: 3 medium raw mangoes (chopped in chunks) 1 tablespoon crushed mustard seeds 1/2 tablespoon crushed fenugreek seeds (methi) 1/2 tablespoon aniseed (sauf) 1/2 cup red chilli powder 1/2 cup salt 1/5 cup turmeric powder 1 cup oil (any refined oil) glass, china or earthen pickle jar Method: 1. Place chunks in jar. Sprinkle 1/2 […]

Abhilasha July 4, 2022

Salsa dip, a spicy blend of tomatoes, peppers, herbs, and spices Ingredients: 2 large tomatoes 2 med onions, finely chopped 1 big capsicum, finely chopped 2 garlic cloves, minced 2 tablespoon tomato sauce 1 teaspoon sugar 2 teaspoon red chilli flakes 1 teaspoon dried oregano herb 1 tablespoon oil Salt to taste Method: 1. Blanch […]

Abhilasha June 22, 2022

Fresh curd raita with onoin and tomato mix Ingredients: 2 cups curd 1 small onion 1 small tomato 1/2 teaspoon chaat masala 1/2 teaspoon ground black pepper 1/2 teaspoon roasted cumin powder Salt to taste Method: 1. Beat curd and salt until smooth. 2. Chop onion and tomatoes and add into curd. 3. Add cumin […]

Kasturi June 21, 2022

Healthy, delicious and very nutritious fruit and vegetable salad recipe. Easy to prepare. Best recipe for the diet conscious people. You use it in your everyday meal. Ingredients – 100 grams French beans – 100 grams carrots – 2 seedless chopped cucumbers – 3 apples – 1/2 chopped onion – 1 small can (450 grams) […]