RAVA IDLI

IDLI Preparation time 15 minutes Cooking time 5 minutes Serves 2 -3 people. INGREDIENTS 1 Cup Semolina (Sooji ) 1 Cup Yoghurt  (Dahi ) 1 teaspoon Soda Bicarbonate (You can alternatively use ENO) 1 teaspoon Salt Oil for greasing the moulds. IDLI BATTER METHOD In a bowl, mix the Semolina…

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)…

FISH PANEER

INGREDIENTS Paneer 250gms cut in cubes ginger garlic paste 1 tsp red chilly powder  1/2 tsp cornflour  1 tbsp lemon juice  2 tsp curd   1 tbsp garam masala 1/2tsp salt 3/4 tsp oil for frying METHOD Mix all the ingredients, (except the oil for frying) & let it marinade…

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…

MATAR KULCHA

The following recipe is very popular in India and a good substitute for choley. The white chickpeas called Matar can be sourced from any Indian / Asian store. Preparation Time 35 to 40 mins Serves 2  INGREDIENTS MATAR  Matar (white chickpeas) 1 cup  Water 4 cups Bay leaf 1 Salt…

CHICKPEAS CURRY – CHOLEY

INGREDIENTS: 200gms Chickpeas 2 Bay leaves (Tej Patta) 1 Black Cardamom (Moti Elaichi) 1 small stick of Cinnamon (dalchini) 1 medium sized onion 2 medium sized tomatoes 2 green chillies slit 2 cloves of garlic 1 inch of ginger 1 tbsp Cumin Seeds (Jeera) 1 tsp Red Chilly powder 1…