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Nimbu Pudina Sharbat – Mint Lemonade Recipe

Nimbu Pudina Sharbat  – Mint Lemonade Recipe

Soothing and refreshing Lemon Mint sharbat is all you need  to beat the scorching heat of summers. You will relish this amazing drink anytime of the day. This tangy spicy drink will tantalize your taste buds for sure.

Here is an easy recipe with step by step pictures to make tempting glassful of Mint Lemonade recipe everyone will love drinking ! Try this amazing recipe and surprise your friends and family. Here is simple and quick recipe with step by step pictures and detailed method for its preparation. Enjoy!

Direction :

Getting Ready :

Separate the mint leaves from stalk, rinse thoroughly with water and dry over the sieve completely.lemon pudina sharbat Making:

Place the 1 cup mint leaves in the mixer jar, add 4 tbsp sugar to it. Also add ½ tsp black salt and ½ tsp roasted cumin powder , squeeze out one lemon and add its juice too. Add ½ cup water as well and grind finely.lemon pudina sharbat

Strain it through the sieve, remove if there are any leftovers.lemon pudina sharbat

Put ice cubes in a glass. Now add sharbat to the glasses. Fill half the glasses with prepared sharbat. Fill rest of the glasses with water. You can also use soda water instead of water.lemon pudina sharbat Serving:

Garnish with some lemon slices and mint leaves.Refreshing and chilled lemon mint sharbat is ready to serve.Apart from soothing and refreshing this sharbat aids digestion as well. Have this refreshing Lemon Mint sharbat to beat the scorching heat of summers which will be liked you.lemon pudina sharbat Suggestion:

  • You can adjust the quantity of sugar as per your preference.
  • You can adjust the quantity of ice cubes depending on how chilled you want to serve the sharbat.
  • You can also use soda water instead of water.

 

Nimbu Pudina Sharbat - नीबू पोदीना का मसालेदार शरबत - Mint Lemonade Recipenimbu pudina sharbat
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Recipe type: drinks
Cuisine: Indian
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Serves: 4
 
Ingredients
  • Mint Leaves- 1 cup
  • Lemon – 1
  • Sugar- 4 tbsp
  • Lemon slices- 4 ( for garnishing )
  • Mint leaves- (for garnishing )
  • Roasted Cumin Powder- ½ tsp
  • Black salt- ½ tsp (or to taste )
Instructions
  1. Separate the mint leaves from stalk, rinse thoroughly with water and dry over the sieve completely.
  2. Place the 1 cup mint leaves in the mixer jar, add 4 tbsp sugar to it. Also add ½ tsp black salt and ½ tsp roasted cumin powder , squeeze out one lemon and add its juice too. Add ½ cup water as well and grind finely.
  3. Strain it through the sieve, remove if there are any leftovers.
  4. Put ice cubes in a glass. Now add sharbat to the glasses. Fill half the glasses with prepared sharbat. Fill rest of the glasses with water. You can also use soda water instead of water.
  5. Garnish with some lemon slices and mint leaves.Refreshing and chilled lemon mint sharbat is ready to serve.Apart from soothing and refreshing this sharbat aids digestion as well. Have this refreshing Lemon Mint sharbat to beat the scorching heat of summers which will be liked you.

Raw Mango Spicy Papad – Kairi ka Spicy Papad

Raw Mango Spicy Papad  – Kairi ka Spicy Papad

Mango papad recipe has been that one special recipe reminding us of the childhood memories. We all might have sometime  or the other tasted this delightful yummy tangy and tantalizing aam papad for sure. specially in our childhood.

Here you can add some desi masalas to add a little spice and zing to it. Adding spices gives a super yummy variation to the authentic taste of aam papad. Share with friends and family, everyone will like it for sure. Here is an easy recipe with step by step pictures to make yummy Aam Papad at home quickly. Give it to kids, surely they will relish every bite of it!

Direction :

Getting ready :

Take 4 raw mangoes, peel and cut them and take out the pulp. Cut small pieces.Mango papad Making :

Take a vessel , put the mango pieces in it, pour 1 cup water too. Then turn on the flame. Cover and boil the mangoes for 4 to 5 minutes until they are soft. Boil for a few more minutes if they are not soft.Mango papad

Let the mangoes cool down, then grind them. To grind them first of all strain them through a strainer so that the fibers are removed. Remove the fibers from the strainer and place the pulp back in the same vessel.Mango papad

Turn on the flame, and add ½ cup (125 gms ) sugar into it,  2.5 tsp garam masala powder, 2 tsp black salt and take ¼ tsp red chili powder. Cook the pulp while mixing all the ingredients, so that the sugar dissolves and the pulp becomes dense. We cooked it for 3 to 4 minutes.mango papad

Once the pulp is ready, to spread the mango sheet we need a polythene sheet and place it over a tray, take a little ghee and grease the sheet with it, spread a light coating of ghee on it, polythene sheet is smooth and ready, pour the paste on the sheet.mango papad

Spread it over thinly with a ladle. To dry them either place them under the fan or in sunlight with the aam papad covered with a thin cloth so that there is no dust sticking to it.mango papad

Mango Papad is dried and ready, it easily comes out off the polythene sheet,mango papad

lift it and place it on the board, and cut it into desired size, you can cut it easily like this, place it like this, to cut equal stripes, remove the extra part from it, mango papad is cut into pieces. Separate it fro the other sheet as well and cut it likewise.mango papad Serving :

Sumptuous Mango papad is ready, You can store this Mango Papad and eat it for 2 to 3 months, it tastes delicious, Making them is really easy. Give it to kids, I am sure they will relish every bite of it.

Suggestion:

  • Strain the mango pulp so that the fibers are removed and nice Mango papad are prepared.
  • You can skip using red chili powder if desired.
  • You can make the mango papad thick or thin as desired.
  • You can keep them under a fan to dry or in sunlight, but there should be no wind,
  • so that there is no dust on the mango papad.
  • When it becomes a little dry you can place a thin cloth over it and dry in sunlight.

 

Raw Mango Spicy Papad - कच्चे आम का चटपटा पापड़ - Kairi ka Spicy Papadmango papad
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Recipe type: Misscelaneous
Cuisine: Indian
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Serves: 4
 
Ingredients
  • Raw mangoes- 4 ( 750 gms)
  • Sugar – ½ cup ( 125 gms )
  • Ghee – 1 tsp
  • Garam masala – 2.5 tsp
  • Black alt- 2 tsp ( or to taste )
  • Red chili powder- ¼ tsp ( optional )
Instructions
  1. Take 4 raw mangoes, peel and cut them and take out the pulp. Cut small pieces.
  2. Take a vessel , put the mango pieces in it, pour 1 cup water too. Then turn on the flame. Cover and boil the mangoes for 4 to 5 minutes until they are soft. Boil for a few more minutes if they are not soft.
  3. let the mangoes cool down, then grind them. To grind them first of all strain them through a strainer so that the fibers are removed. Remove the fibers from the strainer and place the pulp back in the same vessel.
  4. Turn on the flame, and add ½ cup (125 gms ) sugar into it, 2.5 tsp garam masala powder, 2 tsp black salt and take ¼ tsp red chili powder. Cook the pulp while mixing all the ingredients, so that the sugar dissolves and the pulp becomes dense. We cooked it for 3 to 4 minutes.
  5. Once the pulp is ready, to spread the mango sheet we need a polythene sheet and place it over a tray, take a little ghee and grease the sheet with it, spread a light coating of ghee on it, polythene sheet is smooth and ready, pour the paste on the sheet.
  6. Spread it over thinly with a ladle. To dry them either place them under the fan or in sunlight with the aam papad covered with a thin cloth so that there is no dust sticking to it.
  7. Mango Papad is dried and ready, it easily comes out off the polythene sheet,
  8. lift it and place it on the board, and cut it into desired size, you can cut it easily like this, place it like this, to cut equal stripes, remove the extra part from it, mango papad is cut into pieces. Separate it fro the other sheet as well and cut it likewise.
  9. Sumptuous Mango papad is ready, You can store this Mango Papad and eat it for 2 to 3 months, it tastes delicious, Making them is really easy. Give it to kids, I am sure they will relish every bite of it.

 

Raw Banana Cutlet recipe – Kachhe kele ke cutlets – Banana kabab

Raw Banana Cutlet recipe – Kachhe kele ke cutlets – Banana kabab

Raw Banana Cutlets taste sumptuous. You can have it as a snack with tea , you can eat it along with your favorite sauce or chutney. You can also serve it as an appetizer to guests. These amazing variation in cutlets recipe are to drool over.

Here is a quick recipe with pictures to make Banana Kebabs. Relish this amazing snack anytime. Serve these crispy and appetizing raw banana cutlets steaming hot along with green coriander chutney or tomato sauce. Enjoy!

Directions

Getting ready:

Take bananas in a pressure cooker and pour ¼ cup of water into it. Place it on flame, put the lid on and let the bananas cook until a whistle is released. After that, turn off the flame and release half pressure of the cooker and let the remaining pressure settle on its own.

Banana kabab

After a while, pressure will be escaped. Take off the lid, transfer the bananas in a bowl and allow them to cool down slightly.

Banana kabab

Meanwhile, peel the boiled potato and mash it finely with the back of a spoon.

Banana kabab

Bananas have cooled down slightly, peel them and put them in the same bowl with mashed potatoes. Mash the bananas finely as well with back of the spoon.

Banana kababMaking:

Now add corn flour, salt, green chilies, ginger, green coriander and black pepper powder into the mashed potato and mashed banana. Mix all the ingredients really well. Mixture for making cutlets is now ready.

Banana kabab

Grease the hand with some oil then pinch some mixture and roll it into smooth ball then flatten it and shape it as a cutlet. Place it on a plate and make cutlets from the remaining mixture as well.

Banana kabab

To shallow fry the cutlets, heat a pan and pour some oil on it. When the oil gets heated, place some cutlets on it. Drizzle some oil on each cutlet and fry them on medium flame.

Banana kabab

Cutlets have turned golden brown from lower side, flip their sides and shallow fry them until they get golden brown from the other side as well. Cutlets are ready, transfer them on kitchen paper towel placed over a plate. Raw banana cutlets are now ready to serve.

Banana kababServing:
Serve these crispy and appetizing raw banana cutlets steaming hot along with green coriander chutney or tomato sauce. Enjoy!

Suggestions

  • If you want to boil the potato in microwave then place it in microwave and cook it for 4.5-5 minutes and 3 minutes is sufficient for cooking the bananas in microwave.
  • If you are making these culte s for fasting days then add buckwheat flour instead of corn flour and sendha salt instead of salt.
  • You can also deep fry the cutlets. If you are deep frying them then make sure you add apt amount of corn flour into it. If the cutlets are splattering into oil then add some more corn flour into the mixture. Oil should be sufficiently hot for frying the cutlets. If oil is less hot then cutlets will absorb too much of oil.

Raw Banana Cutlet recipe - Kachhe kele ke cutlets - Banana kabab
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Recipe type: Snacks
Cuisine: Indian
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Cook time: 
Total time: 
Serves: 4
 
Ingredients
  • Raw bananas – 5
  • Potato – 1 big or 2 small size (boiled)
  • Corn flour – 2 tbsp
  • Ginger – 1 inch baton grated or 1 tsp paste
  • Green chilies – 2 (finely chopped)
  • Green coriander – 2-3 tbsp (finely chopped)
  • Oil - ¼ cup
  • Salt - ½ tsp or to taste
  • Black pepper powder - ¼ tsp
Instructions
  1. Take bananas in a pressure cooker and pour ¼ cup of water into it. Place it on flame, put the lid on and let the bananas cook until a whistle is released. After that, turn off the flame and release half pressure of the cooker and let the remaining pressure settle on its own.
  2. After a while, pressure will be escaped. Take off the lid, transfer the bananas in a bowl and allow them to cool down slightly.
  3. Meanwhile, peel the boiled potato and mash it finely with the back of a spoon.
  4. Bananas have cooled down slightly, peel them and put them in the same bowl with mashed potatoes. Mash the bananas finely as well with back of the spoon.
  5. Now add corn flour, salt, green chilies, ginger, green coriander and black pepper powder into the mashed potato and mashed banana. Mix all the ingredients really well. Mixture for making cutlets is now ready.
  6. Grease the hand with some oil then pinch some mixture and roll it into smooth ball then flatten it and shape it as a cutlet. Place it on a plate and make cutlets from the remaining mixture as well.
  7. To shallow fry the cutlets, heat a pan and pour some oil on it. When the oil gets heated, place some cutlets on it. Drizzle some oil on each cutlet and fry them on medium flame.
  8. Cutlets have turned golden brown from lower side, flip their sides and shallow fry them until they get golden brown from the other side as well. Cutlets are ready, transfer them on kitchen paper towel placed over a plate. Raw banana cutlets are now ready to serve.
  9. Serve these crispy and appetizing raw banana cutlets steaming hot along with green coriander chutney or tomato sauce. Enjoy!

 

Instant Paneer Idli – Quick Paneer Veg Idli

Instant Paneer Idli  – Quick Paneer Veg Idli

Paneer idli is an amazing variation to the usual idli recipe which we all relish as a snack every time. You can make it really easily and with very basic and easily available ingredients . Make it anytime you want to have a quick snack or serve them in breakfast. These spongy vegetable paneer idlis makes a healthy meal.

Here is a quick recipe of Paneer Idli with step by step pictures. Team it up with your favorite chutney like green coriander chutney, peanut chutney or any chutney or dip to enhance the taste. Relish it any time. Impress your dear ones with this simple yet super scrumptious instant paneer idli recipe.

Direction :

Getting Ready :

Whisk 1 cup curd. Chop ½ cup carrot, , ½ cup capsicum, 2 tbsp green coriander, 2 green chilies. Grate 125 gms paneer .

Making :

Take ½ cup semolina , place it in a big bowl, also add ½ cup ( 50 gms ) chickpea flour and 1 cup whisked curd and mix it well, there should be no lump in the batter. If it is dense then add little water in it.

paneer idli

Once the batter is ready mix veggies . Add ½ cup carrots, ½ cup capsicum, 2 tbsp green coriander, 2 green chilies , ¾ tsp salt  and keep the batter aside for 15 minutes to set. After that add grated paneer to it.

paneer idli

Then ready the idli stand for making the idlis , taken a stand and put a little oil in the moulds and grease them.

paneer idli

Put a little water in a cooker and let it boil, add ½ to 2 cup water in the cooker, turn on the flame, and let the water boil, cover it so that the water boils easily.

paneer idli

Add 1 tsp eno fruit salt to the batter, pour 1 tsp water over it, do not stir it too much, nor for too long, just mix it till the eno mixes well.

paneer idli

Once the batter is ready, fill the mould with the batter, arrange the moulds in the stands, we have used a little less than ½ cup water in it, screw them well.

paneer idli

Check if there is boil in the water in the cooker,place the stand in the cooker, and close the cooker, make sure you have removed the whistle from the cooker lid. Cook the idli on medium flame for 10 to 12 minutes .

paneer idli

After 12 minutes, check the Idli. To check it,poke the idli in the middle , check if the knife comes out clean, then the idli is ready.

paneer idli

Cover your hands with a cloth, and take out the idli stand like this and keep it, open and separate the moulds, so that the idli cools down quickly, once cool take out the idlis with the help of a knife.

paneer idli

For making them more sumptuous add some tempering over them. For it, heat the tadka pan, add 1 tbsp oil to it, let the oil heat up, then add mustard seeds in the oil, we have taken ¼ tsp black mustard seeds. Roast the mustard seeds well, turn off the flame, then put curry leaves into it and put the tempering over the idlis.

paneer idli Mouth drooling Paneer idli is ready. It can be served with coconut chutney, tomato sauce, peanut chutney or any chutney of your choice. Serve it as a snack; I am sure everyone will relish eating it specially kids.

Suggestions:

  • If the kids don’t like green chili then you can skip using it.
  • Make sure you remove the whistle from the cooker lid.
  • If you have a little batter left, then you can make a pancake from it.
  • While making the batter , make sure the batter is not very thin, keep it a little dense, you can add water later if it seems dense.
  • Mix eno fruit salt in the batter at last and stir it till it mixes well, do not stir it for too long.

Instant Paneer Idli - Quick Paneer Veg Idlipaneer idli
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Recipe type: snacks
Cuisine: Indian
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Serves: 4
 
Ingredients
  • Whisked Curd- 1 Cup
  • Semolina- ½ Cup (100 gms)
  • Chickpea Flour -1/2 Cup (50 gms)
  • Cottage Cheese - 125 gms
  • Carrot -1/2 Cup (Finely Chopped)
  • Capsicum- ½ Cup (Finely Chopped)
  • Green Coriander - 2 tbsp (Finely Chopped)
  • Green Chili -2 ( Finely Chopped)
  • Salt -3/4 tsp (or to taste)
  • Oil -2 tbsp
  • Black Mustard Seeds -1/4 tsp
  • Curry Leaves - 10 to 12
  • Eno Fruit Salt -1 tsp
Instructions
  1. Whisk 1 cup curd.
  2. Chop ½ cup carrot, , ½ cup capsicum, 2 tbsp green coriander, 2 green chilies.
  3. Grate 125 gms paneer .
  4. Take ½ cup semolina , place it in a big bowl, also add ½ cup (50 gms ) chickpea flour and 1 cup whisked curd and mix it well, there should be no lump in the batter. If it is dense then add little water in it.
  5. Once the batter is ready mix veggies . Add ½ cup carrots, ½ cup capsicum, 2 tbsp green coriander, 2 green chilies, ¾ tsp salt, then keep the batter aside for 15 minutes to set. After that add grated paneer.
  6. Then ready the idli stand for making the idlis , taken a stand and put a little oil in the moulds and grease them.
  7. Put a little water in a cooker and let it boil, add ½ to 2 cup water in the cooker,
  8. Turn on the flame, and let the water boil, cover it so that the water boils easily.
  9. Add 1 tsp eno fruit salt to the batter, pour 1 tsp water over it, do not stir it too much, nor for too long, just mix it till the eno mixes well.
  10. Once the batter is ready, fill the mould with the batter, arrange the moulds in the stands, we have used a little less than ½ cup water in it, screw them well.
  11. Check if there is boil in the water in the cooker,place the stand in the cooker, and close the cooker, make sure you have removed the whistle from the cooker lid. Cook the idli on medium flame for 10 to 12 minutes .
  12. After 12 minutes, check the Idli. To check it,poke the idli in the middle , check if the knife comes out clean, then the idli is ready.
  13. Cover your hands with a cloth, and take out the idli stand like this and keep it, open and separate the moulds, so that the idli cools down quickly, once cool take out the idlis with the help of a knife.
  14. For making them more sumptuous add some tempering over them. For it, heat the tadka pan, add 1 tbsp oil to it, let the oil heat up, then add mustard seeds in the oil, we have taken ¼ tsp black mustard seeds. Roast the mustard seeds well, turn off the flame, then put curry leaves into it and put the tempering over the idlis,
  15. Mouth drooling Paneer idli is ready. It can be served with coconut chutney, tomato sauce, peanut chutney or any chutney of your choice. Serve it as a snack; I am sure everyone will relish eating it specially kids.

 

Mango Mastani – How to make Pune’s Mango Mastani

Mango Mastani – How to make Pune’s Mango Mastani

Pune ‘s favorite Mango Mastani is here to tantalize your taste buds and cool your senses. Relish this glassful of flavorful drink this summer to beat the heat. Serve it to guests or to kids, everyone will be over joyed to have it.

Here is a step by step recipe with pictures to make Mango mastani. This fruity and nutty shake garnished with chocolate syrup and topped with your favorite ice cream will be a sure delight to have. You can eat it as well as drink it. You will enjoy it anyway.

Direction :

Getting Ready :

Wash, peel  and cut 2 ripe mango into small pieces. Keep a little mango aside for making the shake.mango mastani

Take 15 to 16 grapes. Cut its tip and dice into 2 or 4 small pieces.mango mastani Making:

Put the thick pieces of mangoes in a jar. Add 3 tbsp sugar, 400 ml milk to it to prepare a thick shake. Blend it well.mango mastani

To prepare Mango Mastani , put the chopped pieces of mango in a glass,  pour the mango shake into it. Leave a little space in your glass.mango mastani

Put 1 or 2 scoops of ice-cream in it, Put chopped dry fruits ( cashew, pistachios almonds  in it. Put a few pieces of mango and little grape pieces on the top. Pour a little chocolate syrup over it.mango mastani Serving :

Luscious Mango Mastani is ready . You can serve it to your guests at a party, and relish it. This much quantity makes 4 to 5 glasses of mango Mastani.

Suggestion:

  • You can increase or decrease the quantity of sugar as according to your taste.
  • Using Pistachios and grapes is optional.
  • Make sure you provide a spoon and a straw while serving it.
  • You can make Mango Mastani in various flavors with chocolate syrup , strawberry flavor or rose flavor as desired.

Mango Mastani - मैंगो मस्तानी - How to make Pune's Mango Mastanimango mastani
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Recipe type: Drinks
Cuisine: Indian
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Serves: 4
 
Ingredients
  • Ripe Mangoes – 2 ( 400 grams )
  • Grapes – 15 to 16
  • Cashew nuts – 2 tbsp ( finely chopped )
  • Almond – 2 tbsp
  • Milk – 400 ml
  • Sugar – 3 tbsp
  • Pistachios – 1 tbsp finely chopped
  • Chocolate syrup – 2 tbsp
  • Ice cream – 2 scoops
Instructions
  1. Wash, peel and cut 2 ripe mango into small pieces. Keep a little mango aside for making the shake.
  2. Take 15 to 16 grapes. Cut its tip and dice into 2 or 4 small pieces.
  3. Put the thick pieces of mangoes in a jar. Add 3 tbsp sugar, 400 ml milk to it to prepare a thick shake. Blend it well.
  4. To prepare Mango Mastani , put the chopped pieces of mango in a glass, pour the mango shake into it. Leave a little space in your glass.
  5. Put 1 or 2 scoops of ice-cream in it, Put chopped dry fruits ( cashew, pistachios almonds in it. Put a few pieces of mango and little grape pieces on the top. Pour a little chocolate syrup over it.
  6. Luscious Mango Mastani is ready . You can serve it to your guests at a party, and relish it. This much quantity makes 4 to 5 glasses of mango Mastani.

 

Mango Frooti- Fresh Pulpy Mango Juice

Mango Frooti – Fresh Pulpy Mango Juice

Summer is a season of refreshing drinks. Mango frooti is one refreshing drink you will love to have anytime. A glass full of fresh Mango pulpy juice is all you need to complete your gatherings and to sooth your thirst during summers. This fresh homemade mango juice is simply awesome and a treat for all the mango lovers.

During the dog days of summer, there’s nothing quite like a refreshing and soothing glass of fresh mango juice. Here is a quick and easy recipe with pictures to make mango pulpy juice at home. Enjoy this drink made with your ever favorite fruit and enjoy the summers.

Direction :

Getting ready :

Wash and peel the ripe mangoes and take out the pulp. Cut them into small pieces.

mango pulpy juice
Wash and cut the raw mangoes into small pieces.

mango pulpy juice Making :

Take a vessel, place the mangoes in it to boil them. Add 1 cup water to boil the mangoes. Turn on the flame. Boil the mangoes till the mangoes turn soft. Check the mangoes after 5 minutes.

mango pulpy juice
Press the mangoes to check if soft. We have boiled the mangoes for 10 minutes.

mango pulpy juice

Add 2.5 cup (500 grams)  sugar to it. Add 1 cup water too so that the sugar dissolves well. Mix it well and cook until the sugar dissolves. Check it after a while. Once the sugar dissolves, turn of the flame. Let it cool a bit.

mango pulpy juice
When the mangoes cool a bit, strain the mangoes in a big bowl. Let it cool a bit more. Once cool place the pulp in the mixer jar. Put the strained juice too. Grind the pulp to make a fine paste.

mango pulpy juice
Place the paste in the bowl to mix it with the strained juice. Mix it well. Strain it once again so that the fine fibers strain out and that it mixes well too.

mango pulpy juice
Discard the extra fibers of mango in the strainer. Add 2 to 2.5 liters of water to it. Mix it well. Then place in the jar of water.

mango pulpy juice Serving :

Refreshing and flavorful Mango pulpy juice is ready. When it cools down a bit, place it in the fridge. Once cool serve this amazing drink, If you wish to have it chilled then out ice cubes in it.

mango pulpy juice Suggestions:

The color of the juice depends on the color of the pulp. If the mango is ripe the juice will be yellow in color, if slightly light in color the juice will be a little light.


Mango Frooti- Fresh Pulpy Mango Juicemango frooti
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Recipe type: Drinks
Cuisine: Indian
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Serves: 4
 
Ingredients
  • Ripe Mango – 2 (700 grams )
  • Raw Mango – 2 (350 grams )
  • Sugar – 2.5 cup ( 500 grams )
Instructions
  1. Wash and peel the ripe mangoes and take out the pulp. Cut them into small pieces.
  2. Wash and cut the raw mangoes into small pieces.
  3. Take a vessel, place the mangoes in it to boil them. Add 1 cup water to boil the mangoes. Turn on the flame. Boil the mangoes till the mangoes turn soft. Check the mangoes after 5 minutes.
  4. Press the mangoes to check if soft. We have boiled the mangoes for 10 minutes.
  5. Add 2.5 cup (500 grams) sugar to it. Add 1 cup water too so that the sugar dissolves well. Mix it well and cook until the sugar dissolves. Check it after a while. Once the sugar dissolves, turn of the flame. Let it cool a bit.
  6. When the mangoes cool a bit, strain the mangoes in a big bowl. Let it cool a bit more. Once cool place the pulp in the mixer jar. Put the strained juice too. Grind the pulp to make a fine paste.
  7. Place the paste in the bowl to mix it with the strained juice. Mix it well. Strain it once again so that the fine fibers strain out and that it mixes well too.
  8. Discard the extra fibers of mango in the strainer. Add 2 to 2.5 liters of water to it. Mix it well. Then place in the jar of water.
  9. Refreshing and flavorful Mango pulpy juice is ready. When it cools down a bit, place it in the fridge. Once cool serve this amazing drink, If you wish to have it chilled then out ice cubes in it.

 

Pizza Sauce Recipe | Homemade Pizza Sauce

Pizza Sauce Recipe | Homemade Pizza Sauce

Pizza is complete with tangy and  tasty pizza sauce. What better than making it at home rather than buying it out from the market. Making Pizza sauce is really easy and you can use it on any of your pizza and satisfy your hunger pangs. I am sure both kids and adults will relish its amazing test.

Here is an easy recipe with step by step pictures to make Pizza sauce. Apply this mouth-drooling and luscious pizza sauce on any pizza base and make delicious pizzas that will surprise everyone. Enjoy!

Directions

Getting ready:

Place a vessel on flame and pour 3-4 cups of water in to. When the water starts boiling, cross cut the skin of tomatoes from top and put them into the water. Cover the vessel and cook the tomatoes for 2 minutes after the water starts boiling again.pizza sauce

After 2 minutes, tomatoes will get boiled aptly. Turn off the flame and transfer the tomatoes in a bowl. Once the tomatoes cools down, peel out their skin and keep them aside.

pizza sauce

Chop 4 tomatoes into rough pieces and put the directly in a mixer jar. Grind them into fine paste. Finely chop rest of the tomatoes.

pizza sauce Making:

Heat a pan and pour oil in it. When the oil gets heated, add chopped tomatoes, tomato paste, salt, black pepper powder, fennel powder and sugar into the pan. Mix everything really well and cook until sauce becomes thick in consistency.

pizza sauce

Sauce is getting thick , finely chop the basil leaves and add it to the sauce. Again cook the sauce until it become thick.

pizza sauce

Sauce has turned thick in consistency, turn off the flame and transfer it to a bowl. Pizza sauce is now ready.

pizza sauce Serving:

Apply this mouth-drooling and luscious pizza sauce on pizza base and make delicious pizzas. Enjoy!

  • Suggestion

    If you want to add onion then finely chop an onion and saute it in hot oil until it becomes light pink in colour. Afterward, make the sauce in same manner.

Pizza Sauce Recipe | Homemade Pizza Saucepizza sauce
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Recipe type: misscelaneous
Cuisine: Indian
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Serves: 4
 
Ingredients
  • Tomatoes – 7 (500 grams)
  • Olive oil – 4 tbsp
  • Black pepper powder - ¼ tsp
  • Fennel powder - ½ tsp
  • Basil leaves – 10-12
  • Sugar – 2 tsp
  • Salt - ½ tsp
Instructions
  1. Place a vessel on flame and pour 3-4 cups of water in to. When the water starts boiling, cross cut the skin of tomatoes from top and put them into the water. Cover the vessel and cook the tomatoes for 2 minutes after the water starts boiling again.
  2. After 2 minutes, tomatoes will get boiled aptly. Turn off the flame and transfer the tomatoes in a bowl. Once the tomatoes cools down, peel out their skin and keep them aside.
  3. Chop 4 tomatoes into rough pieces and put the directly in a mixer jar. Grind them into fine paste. Finely chop rest of the tomatoes.
  4. Heat a pan and pour oil in it. When the oil gets heated, add chopped tomatoes, tomato paste, salt, black pepper powder, fennel powder and sugar into the pan. Mix everything really well and cook until sauce becomes thick in consistency.
  5. Sauce is getting thick , finely chop the basil leaves and add it to the sauce. Again cook the sauce until it become thick.
  6. Sauce has turned thick in consistency, turn off the flame and transfer it to a bowl. Pizza sauce is now ready.
  7. Apply this mouth-drooling and luscious pizza sauce on pizza base and make delicious pizzas. Enjoy!

 

 

Singhare Paneer ki Kachori – Aloo Paneer Kachori for navratri Vrat

Singhare Paneer ki Kachori – Aloo Paneer Kachori for navratri Vrat

We are required to follow a specified diet during fasts, and what if you get to eat  various different dishes without breaking the laws of fast.  Today we will make Singhare Paneer ki Kachori so you have something different to eat during 9 days of Navratri Fasting.

Here is an easy s tep by step recipe with pictures to make Kuttu Paneer ki Kachori for vrat. Serve these crispy and delectable singhare paneer ki kachori piping hot along with curd and green coriander mint chutney for fasting.

Directions

Getting ready:

Peel the boiled potatoes and grate them manually with a grater in a bowl.

Aloo paneer kachori for navratri vrat

Manually grate the paneer in another bowl as well.

Aloo paneer kachori for navratri vratMaking:

Add half quantity of black pepper and sendha salt, some green coriander and water chestnut flour in the potatoes and mix everything really well. Apply some oil on hand and knead the dough.

Aloo paneer kachori for navratri vrat

Heat a pan with 2 tsp of oil. When the oil gets heated, add green chilly and cashews in the pan and saute them for a while.

Aloo paneer kachori for navaratri vrat

Then add paneer in the pan along with sendha salt, black pepper, raisins and green coriander. Stir fry until everything is mixed well. Turn off the flame and transfer the stuffing in a bowl.

Aloo paneer kachori for navratri vrat

Apply some oil on hand and divide the dough into 8 equal parts. You can divide the stuffing in 8 equal portions as well. Grease the hand with some oil and flatten a dough lump and shape as a bowl.

Aloo paneer kachori for navratri vrat

Place 1 to 1.5 tsp of stuffing on the dough and close the stuffing properly. Slightly flatten the kachori.

Aloo paneer kachori for navratri vrat

Heat enough oil in a wok to deep fry the kachoris. When the oil gets heated aptly, slide the kachori and fry on medium-low flame until the kachori become golden brown from both the sides.

Aloo paneer kachori for navratri vrat

Once the kachori gets fried aptly, drain it out on absorbent paper placed upon a plate and likewise fry the rest of the kachoris. Singhare paneer ki kachori are ready.

Aloo paneer kachori for navratri vratServing:

Serve these crispy and delectable singhare paneer ki kachori piping hot along with curd and green coriander mint chutney for fasting.

Singhare Paneer ki Kachori - Aloo Paneer Kachori for navratri Vrat
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Recipe type: Main course
Cuisine: Indian
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Serves: 4
 
Ingredients
  • Potatoes – 3 (250 grams) (boiled)
  • Paneer – 100 grams
  • Green coriander – 2 tbsp (finely chopped)
  • Water chestnut flour/buckwheat flour - ¼ cup
  • Raisins – 1 tbsp
  • Cashews – 8 to 10
  • Green chilli – 1 (finely chopped)
  • Crushed black pepper – ½ tsp
  • Sendha salt – 1 tsp
  • Oil – to fry kachoris
Instructions
  1. Peel the boiled potatoes and grate them manually with a grater in a bowl.
  2. Manually grate the paneer in another bowl as well.
  3. Add half quantity of black pepper and sendha salt, some green coriander and water chestnut flour in the potatoes and mix everything really well. Apply some oil on hand and knead the dough.
  4. Heat a pan with 2 tsp of oil. When the oil gets heated, add green chilly and cashews in the pan and saute them for a while.
  5. Then add paneer in the pan along with sendha salt, black pepper, raisins and green coriander. Stir fry until everything is mixed well. Turn off the flame and transfer the stuffing in a bowl.
  6. Apply some oil on hand and divide the dough into 8 equal parts. You can divide the stuffing in 8 equal portions as well. Grease the hand with some oil and flatten a dough lump and shape as a bowl.
  7. Place 1 to 1.5 tsp of stuffing on the dough and close the stuffing properly. Slightly flatten the kachori.
  8. Heat enough oil in a wok to deep fry the kachoris. When the oil gets heated aptly, slide the kachori and fry on medium-low flame until the kachori become golden brown from both the sides.
  9. Once the kachori gets fried aptly, drain it out on absorbent paper placed upon a plate and likewise fry the rest of the kachoris. Singhare paneer ki kachori are ready.
  10. Serve these crispy and delectable singhare paneer ki kachori piping hot along with curd and green coriander mint chutney for fasting.

 

How to Make Rice Papad – Rice papad recipe – Rice flour papad

How to Make Rice Papad – Rice papad recipe video – Rice flour papad

Crispy Rice papad is something we alays relish with our meals. The cruncy papad made from rice flour and an amzing mix of flavorful spices. Munch over these bite sized Rice papads. You can have it as an accompaniment or you can also nibble it along with a steaming hot cup of tea during your snack time.

Here is an easy recipe with step by step picture to make rice papad. Prepare rice papad at your home easily rather than buying it out from the market. Sprinkle some chaat masala on it and serve this crisp and mouth-drooling rice papad as a side assortment along with any meal.

Directions

Getting ready:

Sieve rice flour in a bowl.

Grease a plate evenly with some oil.

Rice flour papadMaking:

Add 2 cups of water in small portions to the rice flour and stir with the help of a spoon until the lumps dissolves completely. Prepare a smooth batter of rice flour.

Rice flour papad
Now add cumin seeds along with salt into the rice flour batter. Stir to mix everything really well. Batter for making papads is now ready. Keep it aside for 10 minutes.

Rice flour papad
Take a vessel with 2 cups of water and place it on the flame. Cover the vessel until the water starts boiling.

Rice flour papad
.Stir the batter and pour 1 to 1.5 tbsp of it on the greased plate. Place this plate on the vessel. Cover and allow the papad to steam.

Rice flour papad
After 2-3 minutes, remove the lid. Once there is slight change in colour of the batter that means the papad is now cooked aptly. Take the plate off the vessel and allow it to cool down completely.

Rice flour papad
Once it cools down completely, move a knife around the edge of the papad and take it out. Place this steamed papad on a cloth or polythene.

Rice flour papad
Similarly, prepare the rest of the papad until the batter is utilized completely. If some batter remains on the plate then scrape it out or clean it with a cloth. Once the papads are steamed, place the cloth under the sun until there is no moisture left in them. It can take 1-2 days to dry them completely. After every 2 hours, flip the side of each papad.

Rice flour papad After 2 days, papads are dried completely and they are ready get fried. For this, heat enough oil in a wok to deep fry the papads. Oil should be very hot. Place a papad into the oil.

Rice flour papadPress and flip the side of the papad and fry until they turn crisp. Drain out them on a kitchen paper towel.
Rice flour papadServing:

Sprinkle some chaat masala on it and serve this crisp and mouth-drooling rice papad as a side assortment along with any meal.

Suggestions

  • While making this papad make sure that it is cooked aptly. Its colour should change completely otherwise it may break while separating from the plate.
  • Make sure that the papad cools down completely before separating it from the plate otherwise it may break.

How to Make Rice Papad - Rice papad recipe - Rice flour papad
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Recipe type: Miscellaneous
Cuisine: Indian
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Serves: 4
 
Ingredients
  • Rice flour – 1 cup
  • Oil – 1-2 tbsp
  • Salt – ½ tsp
  • Cumin seeds – ¼ tsp
Instructions
  1. Sieve rice flour in a bowl.
  2. Grease a plate evenly with some oil.
  3. Add 2 cups of water in small portions to the rice flour and stir with the help of a spoon until the lumps dissolves completely. Prepare a smooth batter of rice flour.
  4. Now add cumin seeds along with salt into the rice flour batter. Stir to mix everything really well. Batter for making papads is now ready. Keep it aside for 10 minutes.
  5. Take a vessel with 2 cups of water and place it on the flame. Cover the vessel until the water starts boiling.
  6. Stir the batter and pour 1 to 1.5 tbsp of it on the greased plate. Place this plate on the vessel. Cover and allow the papad to steam.
  7. After 2-3 minutes, remove the lid. Once there is slight change in colour of the batter that means the papad is now cooked aptly. Take the plate off the vessel and allow it to cool down completely.
  8. Once it cools down completely, move a knife around the edge of the papad and take it out. Place this steamed papad on a cloth or polythene.
  9. Similarly, prepare the rest of the papad until the batter is utilized completely. If some batter remains on the plate then scrape it out or clean it with a cloth.
  10. Once the papads are steamed, place the cloth under the sun until there is no moisture left in them. It can take 1-2 days to dry them completely. After every 2 hours, flip the side of each papad.
  11. After 2 days, papads are dried completely and they are ready get fried. For this, heat enough oil in a wok to deep fry the papads. Oil should be very hot. Place a papad into the oil.
  12. Press and flip the side of the papad and fry until they turn crisp. Drain out them on a kitchen paper towel.
  13. Sprinkle some chaat masala on it and serve this crisp and mouth-drooling rice papad as a side assortment along with any meal.

 

Moong Dal Dosa Recipe – Moong ki dal ka dosa

Moong Dal Dosa Recipe – Moong ki dal ka dosa

Moong Dal dosa is an easy and quick breakfast recipe you can prepare anytime. Light on your stomach this dosa can be served to satisfy your hunger pangs.  Kids also relish eating moong dal dosa. This nutritious dosa also saves your time as it can be prepared very easily.

Here is an easy rercipe with pictures to make Moong dal dosa. Serve these crispy and mouth-drooling moong dal dosa steaming hot along with green coriander chutney, tomato sauce, peanut chutney or any chutney you like. Enjoy!

Directions

Getting ready:

Wash the green moong dal thoroughly with water then soak it for 3-4 hours in water. After that, rub the dal with hand to remove the skin then pour some more water into the bowl and shake the bowl so that its skin starts floating on the surface of the water. Then drain out the skin along with water into another bowl. Repeat this process twice again to separate maximum amount of skin. You can use moong dal instead of green moong dal.

Moong dal dosa recipe

Rinse the rice thoroughly with water and then soak it for 4 hours in water as well. After that, drain out the excess water from it. You can take any variety of small rice.

Moong dal dosa recipe

Take the soaked green moong dal in a mixer jar along with soaked rice, roughly chopped green chilly and 1-2 tbsp water. Put the lid on and make slightly coarse paste of them. Transfer the paste in a big bowl.

Moong dal dosa recipeMaking:

Now add salt and green coriander into the paste and mix them really well. Make sure that the batter is not too thin or too thick in consistency, it should be of same consistency as required for making dosa. Batter for making dosa is now ready.

Moong dal dosa recipe

Place a tawa on flame. When the tawa gets slightly heated, drizzle some oil on it and spread the oil evenly with a napkin paper. Pour 1.5 tbsp of batter on it and spread it with the back of a spoon by moving it in circular motion. Increase the flame and pour some oil on the sides of the dosa. Even the dosa from top by moving a spatula gently on it and roast the dosa on medium flame until it turns golden brown from beneath.

Moong dal dosa recipe

Once the dosa turns crispy and golden brown from beneath, fold it gently with the spatula and transfer it on a plate. To make another dosa, reduce the flame to low and sprinkle some water on the tawa. Then clean it with a napkin paper or a wet cloth and spread another dosa on the tawa. Make the rest of the dosa likewise until the batter is utilized completely. It took 5-6 minutes to roast a dosa aptly. Moong dal dosa are now ready to serve.

Moong dal dosa recipeServing:

Serve these crispy and mouth-drooling moong dal dosa steaming hot along with green coriander chutney, tomato sauce, peanut chutney or any chutney you like. Enjoy!

Suggestion

  • You can make a spicy potato filling and stuff these dosa in the same manner as masala dosa.

Moong Dal Dosa Recipe - Moong ki dal ka dosa
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Recipe type: Main course
Cuisine: Indian
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Serves: 4
 
Ingredients
  • Green moong dal - ½ cup
  • Soft rice - ¼ cup
  • Green coriander – 2-3 tbsp (finely chopped)
  • Salt – more than ½ tsp or to taste
  • Green chilly – 1
  • Oil – for cooking dosa
Instructions
  1. Wash the green moong dal thoroughly with water then soak it for 3-4 hours in water. After that, rub the dal with hand to remove the skin then pour some more water into the bowl and shake the bowl so that its skin starts floating on the surface of the water. Then drain out the skin along with water into another bowl. Repeat this process twice again to separate maximum amount of skin. You can use moong dal instead of green moong dal.
  2. Rinse the rice thoroughly with water and then soak it for 4 hours in water as well. After that, drain out the excess water from it. You can take any variety of small rice.
  3. Take the soaked green moong dal in a mixer jar along with soaked rice, roughly chopped green chilly and 1-2 tbsp water. Put the lid on and make slightly coarse paste of them. Transfer the paste in a big bowl.
  4. Now add salt and green coriander into the paste and mix them really well. Make sure that the batter is not too thin or too thick in consistency, it should be of same consistency as required for making dosa. Batter for making dosa is now ready.
  5. Place a tawa on flame. When the tawa gets slightly heated, drizzle some oil on it and spread the oil evenly with a napkin paper. Pour 1.5 tbsp of batter on it and spread it with the back of a spoon by moving it in circular motion. Increase the flame and pour some oil on the sides of the dosa. Even the dosa from top by moving a spatula gently on it and roast the dosa on medium flame until it turns golden brown from beneath.
  6. Once the dosa turns crispy and golden brown from beneath, fold it gently with the spatula and transfer it on a plate. To make another dosa, reduce the flame to low and sprinkle some water on the tawa. Then clean it with a napkin paper or a wet cloth and spread another dosa on the tawa. Make the rest of the dosa likewise until the batter is utilized completely. It took 5-6 minutes to roast a dosa aptly. Moong dal dosa are now ready to serve.
  7. Serve these crispy and mouth-drooling moong dal dosa steaming hot along with green coriander chutney, tomato sauce, peanut chutney or any chutney you like. Enjoy!