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Recipe Pani puri / gol gappe - indian cooking challenge

Pani puri / gol gappe - indian cooking challenge

Other Very Easy 20 min 35 min
Ingredients: For making Gol Gappe: Semolina 1/2 cup Plain Refined Flour/ All Purpose flour 1/2 tablespoons. Cooking Soda 1/2 teaspoon Salt to taste Oil for Frying ...
Recipe Bottle gourd with spicy bengal gram curry - surakkai kootu

Bottle gourd with spicy bengal gram curry - surakkai kootu

Main Dish Very Easy 10 min 20 min
Ingredients: Bottle Gourd - 1 Split Bengal Gram - 1cup Onion - 1 Tomato - 1 (Optional) Green chili - 3 Coriander Powder - 4 teaspoons Curry leaves - 1 strip ...
Recipe Kanjiyum Payarum / Rice Gruel and Lentils Stir Fried with Coconut ~ Good Friday Special

Kanjiyum Payarum / Rice Gruel and Lentils Stir Fried with Coconut ~ Good Friday Special

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In Kerala, among the Jacobite community, Kanji is served after the long service at church on Good Friday. We spend almost 6 to 7 hours in church, fasting, and when the service is over, piping hot Kanji is served in manchatti /earthen bowl along with Vanpa
Recipe Moong Dal Pakora (Crispy lentil Fritters)

Moong Dal Pakora (Crispy lentil Fritters)

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Pakora are all time favourite snacks in northern part of India. Specially taste best on a rainy day along with big cup of tea. Though I am not a huge fan of deep frying still when it comes to pakoda I am ready to make a compromise, which again is not too
Recipe Narkel Diye moog dal (Bengali style) / Moong lentils with coconut

Narkel Diye moog dal (Bengali style) / Moong lentils with coconut

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Moong Dal is always Bengali's favorite pick among different type of lentils when it is an special occasion. That is why I prepared Moog Dal in a very special way during Poila Boishakh .. It is actually dry roasted Moog Dal cooked with grated coconut whi
Recipe Dali Varan, Lentil Gravy

Dali Varan, Lentil Gravy

Couple of months back I bought this cook book Rasachandrika, a very old book on Saraswat cooking, originally written in Marathi and later translated in Hindi and then in English. The first edition of the book came out in 1943 and I love the picture on the
Recipe Uttaranchali Massor dal (Lentil broth as made in Uttaranchal, India)

Uttaranchali Massor dal (Lentil broth as made in Uttaranchal , India)

Uttaranchali Masoor Dal I was going through the stats of my blog when I realized that one of the readers was interested in knowing how masoor dal is made in Kumaon, Uttaranchal. Thus I thought of blogging the recipe for cooking my humble masoor da
Recipe Puran Poli - Indian Flatbread with a stuffing of lentil cooked with Jaggery.

Puran Poli - Indian Flatbread with a stuffing of lentil cooked with Jaggery.

I love Puran Poli and made these for Gudi Padwa. These are made for special days and mostly for festivals. Gudi Padwa is the festival of Maharashtra which is celebrated to ring in the Hindu new year. Now in Karnataka and Andhra
Recipe Aamer Dal/ Tak Dal/ Red Lentil with raw Mangoes

Aamer Dal/ Tak Dal/ Red Lentil with raw Mangoes

Tak Dal ( Tangy Lentil ) is a very healthy and tangy dish which is consumed in the Eastern Part of the country during summer period. It is very useful to replenish all the necessary nutrients which our body loses during peak of summer. Mostly it is accomp
Recipe Plain Dosa / Indian Lentil Crepes

Plain Dosa / Indian Lentil Crepes

No matter how many times you eat a dosa, you can never get over it. Dosa was always my favorite breakfast and i guess it will remain the same. Especially when you have any spicy chutney to go with on the side. There is nothing like having a dosa to bright
Recipe Masala Vadai (Fried Spicy Lentil Fritter)

Masala Vadai (Fried Spicy Lentil Fritter)

This South Indian fried snack is popular in India and Sri Lanka. It is mainly made with Channa Dal (Lentils) and chilies. Once you start eating these delicious savory fritters, you may not be able to stop. The first step to making your Masala
Recipe Madras Sambal - Indian Lentil, Potato and Green Bean Recipe

Madras Sambal - Indian Lentil, Potato and Green Bean Recipe

This was very tasty. It was my first time making (and eating) this so I m not sure if the dish was supposed to be as dry as it turned out. I served it with plain yogurt and it turned out to be a perfect (and easy) condiment. It called for curry leaves and
Recipe Red Lentil Patties--A Vegetarian Burger Option

Red Lentil Patties--A Vegetarian Burger Option

Last week, when I was cleaning my overstuffed kitchen cabinets, I found several bags of different lentils. I like to have them handy whenever I feel like cooking my family's favorite Afghan lentil dish , but even though I think my stock was too big. I de
Recipe Paruppu Thengai poli (???????? ??????? ???? )/ Coconut lentil puran poli & a Short break

Paruppu Thengai poli (???????? ??????? ???? )/ Coconut lentil puran poli & a Short break

Hi Friends, I am going on short break has I am expecting Baby any time, So I can't regularly visit all your blogs comment on all your yummy recipes but sure will be back to visit all of you soon. Meanwhile I have scheduled my post (which are laying in m
Recipe Masala Vada on MahaShivaRatri ~ Spicy Crispy Lentil Fritters with Chana Dal, Toor Dal and Urad Dal

Masala Vada on MahaShivaRatri ~ Spicy Crispy Lentil Fritters with Chana Dal, Toor Dal and Urad Dal

Om Namo Namahshivaya ..! Brahma murari surarchitha lingam Nirmala basitha sobitha lingam Janmajadukka vinasana lingam Thath pranamami sadasiva lingam Devamuni
Recipe Thai Eggplant and Lentil Curry

Thai Eggplant and Lentil Curry

I use the term 'curry' loosely - It's more of a lentil stew, or dal , with curry powder in it. The suprising thing about lentils is, how little you have to use to make a cheap and healthy meal. I used just half a cup of yellow lentils. I had a



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