Monthly Archive: February 2015

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How to Blanch spinach

Share4 Pin12 +11 Tweet Stumble1Shares 18 Spinach is a great source of iron, Vitamin A, C, K , magnesium and many more nutrients. To preserve all these healthy nutrients, blanching is great for vegetables. It helps intensify the taste and bright color of vegetables. Blanching locks in...

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Chana Dal with Lauki

Share33 Pin10 +1 Tweet Stumble1Shares 44 Chana Dal with Lauki – a great combination of lentil and vegetable.Bengal gram dal mixed with boiled bottle gourd makes it a nutritional delight. Bottle gourd also referred as lauki, dudhi or gheeya has medicinal properties. Due to its high...

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Prevent liquids from boiling over

Share17 Pin2 +1 Tweet StumbleShares 19Have you been in a situation where you stepped out for a while knowing that the pan on the cooktop will not boil over and on your return..SHOCKING SIGHT IN THE KITCHEN…all the liquid has spilled over. Well, I have faced...

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Veggie White Bean Soup

Share9 Pin427 +16 Tweet Stumble1Shares 443 Soups are a perfect meal for chilly winter nights. For me making soup is almost as comforting as eating it, and nothing can beat a bowl of homemade soup on a cold winter- y night. And today I am sharing with you one...

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Matar Paneer

Share Pin101 +11 Tweet Stumble1Shares 103 Matar paneer or Mutter paneer is a simple and commonly prepared North Indian dish. Deliciously flavored peas and paneer(Indian cottage cheese) are cooked in a mild tomato-onion gravy. Traditionally paneer is fried to add extra flavor to the recipe but to cut...

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How to soak sabudana for khichdi

Share13 Pin74 +11 Tweet StumbleShares 88Follow this step by step fail-proof guide on how to soak sabudana for khichdi. Say goodbye to sticky, gooey sabudana pearls and say hello to perfect separated tapioca pearls – today and every-time.  Do you enjoy eating sabudana khichdi (tapioca pealrs...

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Bundt cake Recipe

Share5 Pin101 +12 Tweet Stumble1Shares 109 Today we bring you a basic Bundt cake recipe. Why is it called Bundt cake – because of the pan which is shaped like a ring. Otherwise nothing fancy just a simple and incredible pound cake recipe that gets an...

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Paneer tikka without oven

Share6 Pin129 +11 Tweet StumbleShares 136 Amazingly simple n delicious recipe of Paneer tikka without oven. Cubed cottage cheese and veggies are marinated in yogurt based sauce and seasoned with aromatic spices. A Quick and easy Indian appetizer. Traditionally paneer tikka is prepared in hot tandoors...

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Pan smeared Chicken Chops

Share3 Pin101 +1 Tweet Stumble2Shares 106 Pan smeared Chicken Chops is a pan – sauteed chicken delicacy that is marinated in aromatic Indian spices and herbs. Chicken chops also known as chicken chaap or chicken in chaape is delicious, flavorful and simple to prepare! This recipe calls...

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Dal Makhani

Share7 Pin15 +11 Tweet Stumble2Shares 25 Dal Makhani also referred to as Maa ki dal needs no introduction. Name itself is self explanatory where Dal means lentil and Makhani means creamy. A simple and traditional Punjabi dal simmered with onion- tomato and mild spices –...

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Besan ka puda

Share65 Pin321 +1 Tweet Stumble1Shares 387 Crispy and crunchy Besan ka puda – Indian way of making pancakes by combining gram flour with fresh veggies and spices. Besan ka puda also referred to as besan ka cheela/chilla is one of the staple breakfast in many Indian household. I...

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Matar Pulao

Share1 Pin17 +11 Tweet Stumble1Shares 20 Yummy and fragrant matar Pulao also referred to as pea pulao is prepared with aromatic spices, peas and Basmati Rice. This fragrant pulao is an excellent accompaniment to any Indian meal. I prefer peas to be of a right texture not too...

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Mock Pizza

Share1 Pin7 +11 Tweet Stumble2Shares 11 What is a Mock Pizza – Pizza with some unusual topping is a mock pizza. In this recipe I have used a surprise base sauce – any guesses?? Bharta..you heard me right. Bread topped with leftover mashed eggplant vegetable plus cheese...

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Who walks all the time

Share2 Pin +1 Tweet StumbleShares 2Helloooo kids!! How are you, eagerly waiting for another story? Some of you must have guessed the answers to today’s story.. right ? Smart kids… but it’s not what you are thinking. Let’s dig in the story and get our...