08 juillet 2013

Upma with an Italian touch

Upma Ingredients 2 cups semolina 3 cups water 1 tbsp tomato purée 2 chillies(half slit) 1 onion (chopped)A small piece of ginger (chopped) 1 tsp salt 1 tsp urad dal seeds 1/2 tsp mustard seeds 2 tbsp olive oilA dried chilliCurry leaves Few basil leaves(chopped)Method Dry roast semolina in a pan for 8 min and keep aside.  Heat oil in a casserole. Splutter mustard seeds. Add urud dal , dried chilli & curry leaves. Then add chopped onions & fry till light golden brown. Add  ginger,chilli & tomato puree. Stir for a... [Lire la suite]
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04 juin 2013

Fried Onion Puttu

Onion PuttuIngredients3 onions(chopped)2 green chillies(chopped) 2 cups roasted rice flour1 cup grated coconut 1/2 tsp  salt 200 ml hot water Coconut for layering(optional)Chopped curry leavesOil for fryingMethod Heat oil in a pan & fry chopped onions to golden brown. Then add chopped chillies & curry leaves.Fry for a while & remove from fireDilute salt in water. Take rice powder in a bowl. Pour some water & mix with fingers so that it look like bread crumbs.Add the coconut & fried onion mixture. Mix... [Lire la suite]
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04 février 2013

Alle Belle - Goan Coconut Pancakes

Alle BelleIngredients250 g flour50 g sugar 25 g melted butter 3 eggs A pinch of salt 150ml coconut milk 1 tsp vanilla essence For Filling 1 cup freshly grated coconut / dessicated coconut 5 jaggery cubes2 tbsp waterRaisins & cashews 1/4 tsp cardomom powder 1/4 tsp nutmeg powderOil/ ghee for fryingMethod Mix first five ingredients (without any lumps) in a bowl. Add coconut milk & stir again. Keep aside for half an hour. If the batter is thick, add some more milk. Heat a nonstick pan / griddle with little oil. Pour a spoon... [Lire la suite]
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10 décembre 2012

Spicy Socca - Pancakes of Nice ...

Socca Ingredients250g gram flour 2 eggs (beaten) 1tsp salt 3 tbsp olive oil2 shallots finely choppedA piece of ginger(chopped)1 green chilli( chopped)2 cups of waterChopped curry leavesMethod Mix first four ingredients (without any lumps) in a bowl . Add sufficient water to get a thick pancake mixture. Keep aside for half an hour. Heat a nonstick pan / griddle with little oil. Pour a spoon full of batter & cover with a lid. Flip & cook the other side. Serve hot !!! Socca is the pancake of Nice. They just flavour... [Lire la suite]
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15 octobre 2012

Panineer Petti- Malabar Muslim Special

 Panineer Petti Ingredients 250 g flour  25 g sugar 25 g melted butter (ghee)3  eggs A pinch of salt 500ml milk 1 tsp vanilla essence**Filling**2 eggs beaten2 tbsp sugar10 chopped dates50g raisins50g cashews50g almonds1/2 tsp cardomom powder2 tbsp gheeOil for frying** For Syrup**100g sugarWater + Rose essence (panineer) MethodMix first five ingredients (without any lumps) in a bowl .Add milk & stir again. Keep aside for half an hour. If the batter is thick, add some water.Heat a nonstick pan / griddle... [Lire la suite]
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04 juin 2012

Mini Radish Puttu

Mini Radish PuttuIngredients10 mini radish2 cups roasted rice flour1 cup grated coconut 1/2 tsp salt 200 ml hot water Coconut for layering(optional)Chopped curry leavesMethod Blend raddish & coconut & keep aside. Dilute salt in water. Take rice powder in a bowl. Pour some water & mix with fingers so that it look like bread crumbs.Add the coconut + raddish & chopped curry leaves. Mix well & keep aside. Boil some water in the bottom vessel of the Puttu maker. Put 1tbsp coconut in the botom of the puttu mould. Then... [Lire la suite]
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24 mai 2012

Traditional British Crumpets

Crumpets Ingredients300g flour2 eggs (beaten)1tsp salt250ml water125ml luke warm milk5g fresh yeastMethodDilute yeast in luke warm milk. Keep aside for 10mn.Mix first four ingredients (without any lumps) in a bowl .Add milk & stir again. Keep aside for half an hour.Heat a nonstick pan / griddle with little oil. Pour a spoon full of batter & wait till bubbles appear.Flip & cook the other side.Eat with the topping of your choice. (Maple Syrup , Honey)British use steel rings to prepare crumpets. 
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30 avril 2012

Bourriol - Pancakes of Auvergne

Bourriols    Ingredients50cl luke warm milk 50cl water2 tbsp oil1 tsp sugar 15g fresh yeast 300g flour 200g buckwheat four Salt to taste Method Dilute yeast in luke warm milk with  sugar. Keep aside for 10mn. Mix both the flours. Add milk + water & stir well .(without any lumps). Keep aside for 3 hours. Heat a nonstick pan / griddle with little oil. Pour a spoon full of batter. Cook on both sides .   Eat with the topping of your choice. ( Fried Onions, Ham & Cheese )
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12 avril 2012

Carrot Puttu

Carrot PuttuIngredients3 carrots 2 cups roasted rice flour 1 cup grated coconut 1/2 tsp  salt 200 ml hot water Coconut for layering(optional)Chopped curry leavesMethod Blend carrots & coconut & keep aside. Dilute salt in water. Take rice powder in a bowl. Pour some water & mix with fingers so that it look like bread crumbs. Add the coconut + carrots & chopped curry leaves. Mix well & keep aside. Boil some water in the bottom vessel of the Puttu maker. Put 1tbsp coconut in the botom of the puttu... [Lire la suite]
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19 mars 2012

Brocoli Puttu

Brocoli PuttuIngredients 5 brocoli florets2 cups roasted rice flour1 cup grated coconut 1/2 tsp  salt200 ml hot waterCoconut for layering MethodBlend brocoli florets & keep aside.Dilute salt in water.Take rice powder in a bowl.Pour some water & mix with fingers so that it look like bread crumbs.Add grated coconut &  chopped brocoli.Mix well & keep aside.Boil some water in the bottom vessel of the Puttu maker. Put 1tbsp coconut in the botom of the puttu mould.Then fill it with  rice + brocoli... [Lire la suite]
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