22 avril 2008

Brocoli Paratha

Brocoli ParathaIngredients 1 bowl chopped brocoli (steam /MWcooked )2 green chillies (chopped)2 shallots (chopped)A piece of ginger (chopped)2 eggs500 g flour1 tbsp olive oil1 tsp saltChopped curry leavesWater for kneading Oil  Method Wash , chop & steam cook brocoli.Mix all the other ingredients & keep aside 1 hour.Make evenly sized balls. Take a lemon sized ball & flatten it using a roller. Heat non stick pan . Spread oil on it .Cook the roll out paratha.Spread some oil & press the edges.Flip &  cook... [Lire la suite]
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18 avril 2008

Bollywood Chup Chup Ke

Tumhi SeVidéo envoyée par clockwatcher2 Song  Tumhi Se from Chup Chup Ke
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16 avril 2008

Jack- Tapioca pearl payasam

Chakka - Sago Pradhaman Ingredients1/2 cup sago1 cup chopped jackfruit 8 cubes of jagerry2 cups of coconut milkA pinch of salt1/4 tsp cardomom powderRaisins & CashewsGheeMethodGently heat jaggery & water to make a thick syrup.Strain it & keep aside.Roast Sago in  ghee.Stir in water & cook  until it becomes trasparent.Then add chopped jack fruit. When cooked, add jagerry syrup & stir well. Then add coconut milk.  Add a pinch of salt,cardomom powder.Decorate with fried raisins & cashewsIn Kerala,... [Lire la suite]
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14 avril 2008

Happy Vishu

Happy Vishu Vishu is an important festival of Kerala which  falls on April 14th. It's the Malayalees New year.At dawn , elderly lady of the family prepares "Vishukani". She arranges silk, coins, gold, rice grains,9 grains called "navadanyam',coconut, arecanut, seasonal fruits & vegetables of Kerala along with yellow konna flowers & betal leaves. The 9 grains / "Navadanyam"  are Nellu (rice grains with husk), Gothambu ( wheat grains), Kadala (Black Channa dal), Ellu( Sesame seeds),... [Lire la suite]
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13 avril 2008

Neyyappam for Vishu

Neyyappam Ingredients250g rice powder250g jaggery3 tbsp water1 cup mashed  bananas 2 tbsp flour1 tbsp black sesame seeds2 tbsp chopped coconut 1/2 tsp cardomom powder A pinch of baking powderOil for frying (In kerala we use coconut oil)MethodGently heat jaggery & water to make a thick syrup.Strain it & keep aside. Heat a sauce pan with butter. Fry chopped copra until golden brown. Keep aside.In a bowl mix  mashed banana, jaggery syrup,baking powder & flour.Stir in water to make a thick consistency & keep... [Lire la suite]
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12 avril 2008

Golden Shower Tree in bloom for Vishu .

Cassia fistula - Kanikonna Poovu
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10 avril 2008

Chocolate Cake

Chocolate CakeIngredients125 g flour125 g sugar125 g butter3 eggs3 tsp baking powder200 g black chocolate 2 tbsp waterGlaçage120 g chocolate, 3 tbsp water30 g butter2 tbsp icing sugar  Method Break the chocolate bar & add 2 tbsp water.Melt in microwave oven 2 mn.Abb butter & mix well.In another bowl beat eggs & sugar.Sieve the flour and baking powder together and fold into the cake mixture.Add chocolate butter mixture & mix well. Pour the batter into the greased cake pan(oval). Bake for 45 mn - Th 180°C. ... [Lire la suite]
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08 avril 2008

Tomato - Onion Chutney

    Tomato Onion Chutney Ingredients250g cherry tomatoes (chopped)5 shallots (chopped)1 tsp chilli powder1/4 tsp turmeric powder1 tsp musturd seeds1 tsp urud dal seedsCurry leaves / coriander leavesA pinch of asafoetida1 tsp honeySalt to tasteMethod Heat oil in a pan. Splutter musturd seeds.Add urud dal & fry .Fry chopped onions till light golden brown.Add chilli powder, tumeric powder & salt.Fry for a while & add chopped tomatoes.Add water & simmer for 10mn.Garnish with fresh curry leaves &... [Lire la suite]
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04 avril 2008

Onion- Semolina Pancake

Onion-Rava Dosa   Ingredients 1 cup wheat flour1 cup semolina3 cups water1 egg2 shallots finely choppedA piece of ginger(chopped)1 green chilli( chopped)Chopped curry leavesSalt to taste Method   Beat an egg with shallots,chilli, ginger,curry leaves & salt.Then mix it with the rest of the ingredients & keep aside for half an hour.Batter must be in semi liquid stage. Heat a nonstick pan / griddle with little oil. Pour a spoon full of batter & spread carefully.Dribble some oil over the dosa.Flip & cook the... [Lire la suite]
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31 mars 2008

Steamed Jackfruit Cake

Chakka AdaIngredients 2 cups rice powder  1 cup of coconut milk1 cup mashed jackfruit2 tbsp freshly grated coconut/ dessicated coconut3 tbsp sugar  / 5 jaggery cubesRaisins & chopped cashews1/2 tsp cardomom powderA pinch of saltMethod Blend pitted jackfruit into a fine paste.If the jackfruit is not that ripe, cook for 5mn in water & then blend.Mix all the ingredients & keep aside for sometime. Place a plastic cover on a plate. Take a lemon sized dough ball & flatten on it .Fold it into semicircles &... [Lire la suite]
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