VEGETARIAN PULAO (PILAU)

This is a simple veg rice dish usually served with raita or occasionally as an accompaniment to a mild curry. Cooking Time 15 mins Serves 4 INGREDIENTS Rice 1 cup Onion 1 Medium (Sliced) Mixed Vegetables (½ cup include Peas, Carrot, Cauliflower, Cottage Cheese or Potato) Ginger 2 inch Piece…

KADAHI PANEER

This is a quick recipe of Indian cottage cheese, full of flavours and is a healthy alternative to the traditional paneer recipes.   Preparation Time 20 mins Serves 2 to 3 INGREDIENTS Paneer (cottage cheese) 200gms Onion 1 medium Green Chilly 1slit Dry Red Chilly 1 Tomatoes 2 medium sized…

SHAHI PANEER

As the name suggests this is a recipe that was extensively used by the royals in India. The rich creamy curry is  made with fresh cubes of cottage cheese. Its an all time favourite for vegetarians and very popular in restaurants. Preparation Time 30 mins Serves 2 to 3 INGREDIENTS…

DAL MAKHNI

Preparation Time: 1 hour Serves 4 INGREDIENTS Whole Black Gram (Sabut Urad)1 cup Red kidney beans 2 tbsp Tomato 2 medium Tomato purée 5 tbsp Ginger 1.5 inch Garlic 2 cloves Green chilly 1 DAL MAKHNI Black Cardamom 1 Bay leaf 2 Cinnamon 1 stick of about 1.5 inch Clove…

GOBHI KORMA WITH SOYA NUGGETS

INGREDIENTS Cauliflower finely chopped  1 cup Soya nuggets boiled  10-12 Ginger garlic paste  1 tbsp Tomato puree         1/4 cup Red chilly powder   1/2 tsp Turmeric powder         1/2 tsp Garam masala         1/2 tsp A pinch of asafoetida (hing)…

MALAI KOFTA

INGREDIENTS MALAI KOFTA Preparation Time 30 mins Serves 2 to 3 FOR THE KOFTA Cottage Cheese (Paneer) 1 cup grated Boiled Potatoes 2 Green Chilly 1 chopped Cornflour 1 teaspoon Green Cardamom Powder a pinch Almonds 4  Salt to taste FOR THE CURRY Onion 1 Medium sized Tomatoes 3 medium…

MATAR ALOO CURRY

INGREDIENTS Preparation Time 25 mins  Serves 2 MATAR ALOO CURRY Potatoes 2(medium size) Peas 100 gms Tomato 1 (Grind it to a paste) Onion 1 (Grind it to a paste) Green Chilly 1 Chopped Cumin Seeds 1 tsp Ginger Grated 1 tsp Garlic Chopped 1 tsp Coriander Powder 1/2 tsp…