Snacks

Vateli Chana Dal Na Khaman

Vateli Chana Dal Na Khaman

Vateli Chana Dal Na Khaman is a popular Gujarati non fried snack made by steaming the fermented batter made by soaking and crushing the chana dal. A tempering made of oil, mustard seeds, asafoetida, chilies enhances the flavor of the khaman. It is served with hot cup of tea or coffee as a popular snack …

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Sev Khamani

Sev Khamani

Sev Khamani is a popular, non fried, delectable Gujarati snack made with Bengal gram (chana dal). It is soft and grainy in texture with a flavorful taste that is balanced of spice, sour and sweet taste from green chili, lemon juice and sugar. It is served with sev (fried gram flour vermicelli) and pomegranate that …

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Healthy Eggless Pineapple Coconut Cake

Healthy Eggless Pineaapple Coconut Cake

Healthy Eggless Pineapple Coconut Cake is a healthy cake made using whole wheat flour and oats. It is flavored with pineapple and coconut and uses less sugar. Enjoy the warm slice of cake with hot tea or coffee guilt free or pack this nutritious cake for your kids lunch box. Pineapple and coconut is an …

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Nankhatai/ Eggless Indian Shortbread Cookies

Nankhatai/ Eggless Indian Shortbread Cookies

Nankhatai/Eggless Indian Shortbread Cookies are melt in mouth traditional Indian eggless cookies made using all purpose flour (maida), chickpea flour (besan), semolina (sooji), sugar and ghee (clarified butter. They are flavored with cardamom powder. They can be enjoyed with a cup of hot tea or coffee and can be stored for 15 days at room …

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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 …

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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 …

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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 …

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Healthy Cookies With Leftover Buttercream Icing

Healthy Cookies With Leftover Buttercream Icing

Healthy Cookies With Leftover Buttercream Icing is an eggless, healthy , delicious and crispy cookies made with left over buttercream left out after icing the cake. Whole wheat flour, rolled oats and nuts make the cookie healthy and tasty. I had made a lovely cricket theme cake for my son (Aarav’s) 10th birthday. I had …

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Dhana Lahsan Jowar Rotla / Coriander Garlic Sorghum Flat Bread

Dhana Lahsan Jowar Rotla / Coriander Garlic Sorghum Flat Bread

Dhana Lahsan Jowar Rotla / Coriander Garlic Sorghum Flat Bread is a unleavened flatbread made with sorghum flour and a paste made with coriander, garlic and green chili. It is served hot with baigan bharta or curry. It can also be enjoyed with pickle or yogurt or jaggery and ghee or gujarati kadhi or dal. …

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Eggless Date, Almond, Walnut Cake With Ginger Buttercream Icing

Eggless Date, Almond, Walnut Cake With Ginger Buttercream Icing

I had made this rich eggless date, almond, walnut cake with ginger buttercream icing for a cake order for Christmas party . Addition of powdered almonds and walnuts increased its richness. The cake can be made vegan by replacing milk with almond milk. The cake can be enjoyed plain as a tea cake with a …

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Jowar Dhani No Chevdo / Jowar Dhani Ka Chivda / Sorghum Popcorn Mixture

Jowar Dhani No Chevdo / Jowar Dhani Ka Chivda / Sorghum Popcorn Mixture

  Jowar Dhani No Chevdo / Jowar Dhani Ka Chivda / Sorghum Popcorn Mixture is a gluten free and vegan crunchy snack which is low in calorie and made by roasting sorghum popcorn (dhani) along with chana dal, peanuts, almonds , raisins. The chevdo /mixture can be enjoyed as a after noon snack with a …

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Eggless Red Velvet Cupcake With Buttercream Icing

Eggless Red Velvet Cupcake With Buttercream Icing

  Eggless Red Velvet Cupcake With Buttercream Icing is a velvety soft, moist and fluffy red-brown chocolate eggless  cupcake with homemade vanilla flavored buttercream icing on it. It is a perfect treat for any celebration. My son (Aarav) for his 10th birthday celebration at school requested me to make red velvet cupcakes. So the mother puts …

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Vateli Mixed Dal Zucchini Handvo / Savoury Zucchini Mixed Lentil Cake

Vateli Mixed Dal Zucchini Handvo / Savoury Zucchini Mixed Lentil Cake

  Vateli Mixed Dal Zucchini Handvo / Savoury Zucchini Mixed Lentil Cake is a traditional, healthy and nutritious savoury cake from Gujarati cuisine and is made by soaking, grinding and fermenting rice and mixed lentils. Zucchini and spices are added and the mixture is then baked till golden. Not only zucchini is healthy but it …

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Rice Flour Khichu / Steamed Spiced Rice Flour

Rice Flour Khichu / Spiced Steamed Rice Flour

  Rice Flour Khichu / Steamed Spiced Rice Flour is a popular non fried, hot, street food snack from Gujarat (India). It is easy to make, digestible, soft and a treat to your palate. It is perfect light lunch or afternoon snack and is gluten free and vegan. Live stalls selling khichu are seen during …

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EGGLESS WHOLEWHEAT CHOCOLATE DOUGHNUT / DONUT

EGGLESS WHOLEWHEAT CHOCOLATE DOUGHNUT / DONUT

    Eggless Wholewheat Chocolate Doughnut / Donut are homemade and baked doughnut/donut made using whole wheat flour and all purpose flour in 50:50 ratio. They are baked and then dipped in melted chocolate. You can try other variations of different flavors to glaze the doughnuts. They are a healthy after school treat to your …

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Makai No Chino/ Makai No Chevdo/ Makai Ni Khichdi/ Hot Corn Snack

Makai No Chino/ Makai No Chevdo/ Makai Ni Khichdi/ Hot Corn Snack

  Makai No Chino/ Makai No Chevdo/ Makai Ni Khichdi/ Hot Corn Snack is a very delicious and tasty dish made using fresh corn . The grated fresh corn is cooked along with ginger garlic and chilies and has a balance of sweet and tangy taste. It is a quick and easy dish and can …

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