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Red rice poha - Red aval Rice flakes - Healthy breakfast
Red rice poha is a healthier version of poha/aval/rice flakes.
- Breakfast recipe from Karnataka, made with avalakki/rice flakes.
Bhindi bharta - Bhendiche bharit is a easy okra in yogurt recipe. Serve with chapati or phulka or rice.
Green mango cury - Mavinkayi gojju - Karnataka recipe
Mavinkayi gojju is a green mango recipe from South Indian state, Karnataka.
Start of summer is awaited for the availability of raw green mangoes. There are many recipes made with green mangoes and this yummy mango curry is one of them.
Goes well with rice and chapati, roti, bhakri too.
Indian tea masala / chai masala powder recipe. Tea Masala powder recipe with step by step instructions with images and a video.
Chai masala gives you warmth and health during the cold winter months and during rainy season. It is good for digestion too.
Adai or yadni is split green lentil dal dosa or moong dal dosa - pancake with images and step by step instructions.
Yadni / aadai is a South Indian breakfast recipe. Adai/yadni is healthy and easy to make.
Rice sevai - Akki shavige upma Rice vermicilli upma
Rice sevai - Akki shavige upma / Rice vermicilli upma.
Akki shavige upma is a breakfast recipe from Karnataka. It is a favorite
item to serve at weddings or any feast / gathering breakfast.
Whole moong sundal - Gugri
Mung bean - Mugachi Usal
Whole moong sundal / Mung bean sundal / Mugachi usal.
This sundal/usal is made with a quick cooking method with unsprouted whole moong.
Sundal / gugri is made during Navaratri/ Dasara festival. You can make this when you do not have any
vegetables to cook as a side dish.
Peanut chutney recipe
Moongphalli - Kadale beeja - Shenga chutney
Groundnut - peanut chutney recipe is useful when you do not want to make coconut chutney. It is a quick process. Serve this Indian peanut
chutney with idli, dosa, chapatti, uttapam, rotti, paratha, poori, etc. Use it as a sandwich spread or as a pizza spread as a
Peanuts are also good for health and have a long shelf life.
Ridge gourd - Dodka peel chutney
Ridge gourd peel chutney / Dodka peel chutney. Turai / Turiya chutney.
Vegetable peels have a lot of nutrition. This easy dodka peel chutney is a yummy and
healthy addition to your meal. You will not waste the ridge
gourd peel any more.
Ridge gourd is known as Hirekai (Kannada), Beerakaya (Telugu), peerkangai(Tamil).
Sweet Shankarpale - shakkarpare - shankarpali are prepared for festivals such as Diwali or
Christmas or as yummy teatime
In Maharashtra, it is known as 'Shankarpale' or 'shankarpali' in Marathi.In Hindi, it is known as 'Shakkarpare'.
There are different recipes for making sweet shankarpale. With this
method, shankarpale do not absorb a lot of oil.
Basundi Indian dessert recipe - Rabri
Indian dessert recipe, a variation of Rabri/ rabdi is easy to prepare, has a shelf life of 3-4
days, it can be prepared in advance for a party dessert.
It is a popular Indian milk dessert in Maharashtrian and Gujarati
It takes some time to prepare, it is definitely worth the trouble.
Basundi is popular in Maharashtra and Gujarat. It is made in other
Indian states too.
Kaju katli recipe - Cashew burfi
Indian cashew nut fudge - Diwali Sweets
Kaju katli/kaju burfi/kaju katri recipe is Indian cashew nut fudge.
It is an easy to
make festival food, rich in taste and texture and
keeps for weeks. So you can
make it in advance and keep.
Easy Eggless banana cake recipe
Easy eggless banana cake recipe. Bananas are very nutritious and this is another way
to add fruits to your diet. Serve it as a desert or a snack.You may use overripe bananas for this cake. You may
keep the banana cake at room temperature for 2-3 days.
Khari Spicy Namkeen shankarpali recipe
Khari Spicy Namkeen Shankarpali recipe
Tea time snack or for festivals such as Diwali. Yummy snack for lunchbox or a
picnic.This is a quick and simple snack recipe. You can make and store it for 2-3 weeks.
Mooli radish chutney recipe. Radish chutney stays good in the fridge for about a week. You can
serve this yummy mooli chutney with chapati, paratha, dosa, uttappam,
poori or plain rice. Muli chutney can be made with or without onion and garlic according to your choice.
Hasi Majjige huli - Karnataka yogurt curry recipe
Seemebadnekai majjige huli
Hasi Majjige huli recipe
is a basically cooked vegetables in yogurt and coconut sauce recipe. You could call it a yogurt curry too.
Hasi, meaning raw/ uncooked, refers to the raw, uncooked yogurt. The vegetables may be raw or cooked.
Sweet Shankarpale - Shakkarpare
Diwali Deepavali recipes
Diwali or Deepavali, the festival of lanterns is one of the favorite festival for Indians. It involves religious as well as social elements.
The importance of family, relationships is also highlighted. Shopping, gifts, home decorations are the enjoyable activities done at this Divali festival.
Curry leaves chutney powder
Pudina pulav - Mint pulao
Maharashtrian batata rassa. Potato, onion and tomato curry for chapati.
Pineapple curry in sweet and sour gravy
Garbanzo beans chickpea curry for poori, paratha, chapati or bhature.
Tomato gojju is a side dish from Karnataka served with chapati or poori.
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Vegetarian Cooking tips and Vegetarian Recipes are getting popular. More and more people are turning vegetarian. Plant based recipes are nutritious for various reasons.
Vegetarian food helps you in weight loss as well as in maintaining health.
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Go through this site, you will find the variety of tasty vegetarian food recipes. Family and friends have tried out and liked all these vegetarian recipes.
I am sure You will like them too and make them in your kitchen.
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languages. We are also adding with information about the nutrition.
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