Mint Flavored Roasted Makhana/ Foxnut

Mint Flavored Roasted Makhana/ Foxnut

Mint Flavored Roasted Makhana/ Foxnut / Lotus seed is a very healthy and light snack made by roasting the makhana/foxnut/lotus seed with mint and spices. This vegan and gluten free snack is perfect mid morning snack or can be munched while watching a movie by replacing it with the fried or store brought snack. The … Read more

Vegetarian Pan Fried Dumplings / Vegan Gyoza / Potstickers

Vegetarian Pan Fried Dumplings / Vegan Gyoza / Potstickers

Vegetarian Pan Fried Dumplings / Vegan Gyoza / Potstickers is a traditional Chinese or Japanese dumpling made with the filling of different vegetables of your choice. To substitute the protein from meat you can add moong bean sprouts or tofu or soya nuggets. The sauteed vegetables are filled into a pastry sheet made from flour … Read more

Khatta Dhokla Using Idli Rava

Khatta Dhokla Using Idli Rava

Khatta Dhokla Using Idli Rava is soft and sour steamed dhokla made using idli rava (cream of rice) and different lentils (toor dal – pigeon pea, chana dal -bengal gram, urad dal – black gram). The idli rava and different lentils are soaked, ground into a batter, fermented and then steamed. Sour yogurt is added … Read more

Baked Stuffed Mushrooms

Baked Stuffed Mushrooms

Baked Stuffed Mushrooms is a quick, easy and tasty non fried hot snack made by stuffing the mushroom with the filling made with onion, capsicum, cheese and herbs (or any filling of your choice) and is then baked and served hot. It is a crowd pleaser and an irresistible treat to mushroom lovers. I had … Read more

Tuvar Na Dana Ringan Nu Shaak / Fresh Pigeon Peas And Eggplant Curry

Tuvar Na Dana Ringan Nu Shaak / Fresh Pigeon Peas And Eggplant Curry

Tuvar Na Dana Ringan Nu Shaak / Fresh Pigeon Peas And Eggplant Curry is a traditonal Gujarati curry made using fresh pigeon peas, fresh eggplant and regular Indian spices. It is frequently made during winter when eggplant and pigeon pea are available. It is very quick and easy to make recipe . This vegan dish … Read more

Masoor Oats Tikki/ Red Lentil Oats Patty

Masoor Oats Tikki/ Red Lentil Oats Patty

Masoor Oats Tikki/ Red Lentil Oats Patty is a healthy, protein rich and delicious tikki made using whole red lentil. Addition of oats and roasted Bengal increases the nutritional value of the tikki and kasuri methi enhances the taste and makes tikki aromatic when roasted with other added spices. Serve the tikki hot with green … Read more

Tandoori Gobi Aloo / Grilled Cauliflower Potato

Tandoori Gobi Aloo / Grilled Cauliflower Potato is a delicious dish made by marinating the blanched cauliflower florets and baby potato in the marination made with hung curd and spices. The marinated cauliflower and potato is then grilled on a charcoal barbeque or cooked in the oven and served hot with salad. Tandoori means anything … Read more

Satay Tofu And Mushroom

Satay Tofu And Mushroom

Satay Tofu And Mushroom is a protein rich, vegan, glutenfree , delicious appetizer made by grilling the tofu and mushroom marinated with homemade satay sauce. It is served with some extra satay sauce and salad. I had grilled the satay tofu and mushroom on the open barbeque. I have placed aluminium foil on the barbeque … Read more

Less Oil Makai Vada (Corn Fritters)

Less Oil Makai Vada (Corn Fritters)

Less Oil Makai Vada (Corn Fritters) is made by grinding fresh corn kernels with coriander, ginger and chili together. It is cooked in appe pan or paniyaram pan with less oil. It can be enjoyed with hot tea or coffee and serve ketchup or chutney as a accompaniment. The Makai wada is very popular during … Read more