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 … Read more Vateli Mixed Dal Zucchini Handvo / Savoury Zucchini Mixed Lentil Cake

Eggless Wholewheat Pizza Scroll

Eggless Wholewheat Pizza Scroll

Eggless Wholewheat Pizza Scroll is  homemade and baked scroll made using whole wheat flour and all purpose flour in 50:50 ratio. A generous amount of pizza sauce and cheese is spread on the rolled dough and then is rolled into a tight log. The log is cut into small rolls and arranged on a baking … Read more Eggless Wholewheat Pizza Scroll

Whole Wheat Aloo Paneer Tofu Vegetable Roll Wrap

Whole Wheat Aloo Paneer Tofu Vegetable Roll Wrap

  Whole Wheat Aloo Paneer Tofu Vegetable Roll Wrap is a complete meal or snack enriched with goodness of carbohydrates from wheat and potato, protein from paneer and tofu, calcium from paneer, and fibre and mineral from vegetables. The rolls are pan fried and the wheat flour wrap are flavored with mint and nigella seeds … Read more Whole Wheat Aloo Paneer Tofu Vegetable Roll Wrap

Aloo Paneer Tofu Vegetable Rolls

Aloo Paneer Tofu Vegetable Rolls

Aloo Paneer Tofu Vegetable Rolls is a very healthy and quick non fried snack made with goodness of potato, vegetables of your choice, tofu and paneer. The rolls can be served with ketchup, chutney or dip or sauce of your choice along with tea/coffee/or juice. They can also be also combined with vegetables and sauce … Read more Aloo Paneer Tofu Vegetable Rolls

Avocado Sushi

Avocado Sushi

  “Sushi” is a popular dish from Japanese Cuisine. It is made by wrapping the vinegared rice in Nori sheet with a filling made from either vegetable, tofu, fish, seafood or chicken and made into a roll.  The roll is then cut into pieces along with soya sauce, wasabi or pickled ginger. Mostly sushi is … Read more Avocado Sushi

Less Oil Potato Bhajiya/ Pan fried Potato Fritters

Less Oil Potato Bhajiya/ Pan fried Potato Fritters

  Less Oil Potato Bhajiya/ Pan fried Potato Fritters are a very healthy snack made in few minutes. The potato slices coated with chickpea flour batter is pan fried with a little oil instead of deep frying it. It taste same as the regular bhajiyas and can be enjoyed guilt free any time with a … Read more Less Oil Potato Bhajiya/ Pan fried Potato Fritters

Zucchini Muthia / Steamed Zucchini Dumplings

Zucchini Muthia / Steamed Zucchini Dumplings

      Zucchini Muthia / Steamed Zucchini Dumplings is a healthy staple Gujarati dish made with cooking zucchini with handva flour or kanki korma flour (flour made by grinding rice and lentils together). The flour is mixed with zucchini , spices, oil and yogurt and shaped into logs and steamed. The steamed logs is … Read more Zucchini Muthia / Steamed Zucchini Dumplings

Leftover Khichdi Muthia / Steamed Dumpling

Leftover Khichdi Muthia / Steamed Dumplings

  Leftover Khichdi Muthia / Steamed Dumpling is a very healthy, delicious, easy dish made from the leftover khichdi. Flour and spices are added to leftover khichdi and binded together to make logs. The logs are then steamed and cooked. A tempering of mustard seeds, sesame seeds and curry leaves is made and the muthia … Read more Leftover Khichdi Muthia / Steamed Dumpling

Tandoori Aloo / Spiced Grilled Potatoes

Tandoori aloo

Tandoori Aloo / Spiced Grilled Potatoes is a grilled dish made by marinating boiled baby potatoes in the marination made using yogurt, chickpea flour, ginger garlic paste and spices. The marinated potatoes are then grilled or baked in the preheated oven, or coal barbecue or pan and served hot with onion slices and mint coriander … Read more Tandoori Aloo / Spiced Grilled Potatoes

Malai Paneer Tikka / Grilled Cottage Cheese With Cream

Malai Paneer Tikka / Grilled Cottage Cheese With Cream

Malai Paneer Tikka / Grilled Cottage Cheese With Cream is a appetizer made by marinating paneer/cottage cheese and vegetables  with a mild marinade that is  made with cream, hung curd, cashew nut powder and flavored with kasurimethi, fennel seeds and cardamom powder. This  marinated paneer and vegetables are than grilled either in a griller, oven … Read more Malai Paneer Tikka / Grilled Cottage Cheese With Cream

Instant Khaman Dhokla

Instant khaman dhokla

Instant Khaman Dhokla is a very popular and irresistible Gujarati snack. It is a steamed cake savory cake made with chickpea flour (besan) and spices. It is a vegan, nutritious and healthy snack. Traditionally, khaman is made by soaking the chana dal, grinding it coarsely and then fermenting it for 7-8 hours. Spices are then … Read more Instant Khaman Dhokla

Baked Palak Paneer Samosa

Baked Palak Paneer Samosa

Baked Palak Paneer Samosa is a nonfried variation of samosa dish made with an outer covering made with spinach and stuffed with spicy paneer (cottage cheese) filling. It is baked and a perfect treat for people avoiding the deep fried food. Click for the for  regular baked samosa below: Baked Samosa You can this try out … Read more Baked Palak Paneer Samosa

Chickpea, Pumpkin, Feta Salad

Chickpea pumpkin fetta salad

Chickpea, pumpkin, feta salad is a very refreshing salad balanced with the goodness of chickpea, roasted pumpkin, fresh spinach, and tomato. Pistachio and walnuts add crunch to the salad and crumbled feta cheese enhances the taste of the salad. The dressing has olive oil, lemon juice with a touch of garlic, mixed herbs and paprika. … Read more Chickpea, Pumpkin, Feta Salad

Chana, Moong, Masoor Dal Dhokla/Mixed Lentils Steamed Cake

Chana, Moong, Masoor Dal Dhokla/Mixed Lentils Steamed Cake

Dhokla is the identifying feature of a Gujju. It comes from the land of Gujarat, India and is now popular around the world. Dhokla is considered to be a very healthy snack as it is made by steaming the batter. It is made with very less oil. It can be served as breakfast, snack with tea or … Read more Chana, Moong, Masoor Dal Dhokla/Mixed Lentils Steamed Cake

Baked Sweet Potato Nachos

Baked sweetpotato nachos

Sweet Potatoes are a great source of vitamins and minerals such as Vitamin A, C, and potassium. They have a great taste, are starchy and can be enjoyed baked, roasted, grilled, steamed or fried. Sweet potato also tastes good in the traditional curries. Click below for other recipes that have the sweet potato. Surati Papdi, … Read more Baked Sweet Potato Nachos

Less Oil Handvo Flour Palak Vada/Less Oil Mix flour Spinach fritters

Less Oil Handvo Flour Palak Vada/Less Oil Mix flour Spinach fritters

Less oil handvo flour palak vada is made using spinach and handvo flour. It is made with less oil in a paniyaram /appe pan. Handvo flour is mixed flour made with roasting rice, tuvar dal (pigeon peas), chana dal (gram), urad dal (split black gram). The mix of flour and spices gives a very unique … Read more Less Oil Handvo Flour Palak Vada/Less Oil Mix flour Spinach fritters