02 février 2012

Crêpes Suzettes for Pancake Day

Crêpes SuzettesIngredients 250 g flour  75 g sugar 25 g melted butter 3 eggs A pinch of salt 1/2 l milk 2 tsp orange water*Suzette Butter*150g butter100g sugarRind of an orange(organic)Juice of an orange3 tbsp Grand Marinier(optional)Raisins (optional)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 more milk. Heat a nonstick pan / griddle with little oil. Pour a spoon full of batter & spread it.(in a circular... [Lire la suite]
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02 février 2011

Elanchi - Malabar Pancakes

Elanchi  Ingredients250 g flour (Type 45)75 g sugar25 g melted butter3 eggsa pinch of salt1/2 l milk1 tsp vanilla essenceFor Filling 1 cup freshly grated coconut / dessicated coconut2 cups sugar3 tbsp water/ milkRaisins & cashews1/2 tsp cardomom powderOil/ ghee for frying.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 more milk. Heat a nonstick pan / griddle with little oil. Pour a spoon full of batter & spread it.(in... [Lire la suite]
15 octobre 2010

Mangalore Bun /Sweet Banana Poori

Mangalore BunIngredientsA banana (mashed)3 tbsp sugar60g curdA pinch of saltA pinch of nutmeg powder6 tbsp flour1/2 tsp baking powderOil for fryingMethodMix first five ingredients & mix well. Then add flour with baking powder & knead well.Cover the bowl with a damp cloth & keep aside for 3 hours.Take a marble sized ball & flatten it using a roller( 7cm discs).Repeat the process with other dough balls. Heat plenty of oil.Gently slip the disc in hot oil.When poori pops fully, splash hot oil on the top.Turn over & fry... [Lire la suite]
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02 février 2010

It's Pancake Day - Roti Jala / Malaysian Lacy Pancakes/ Valayappam

    Roti Jala  Ingredients210g flour (Type 45)2 eggs (beaten)1/2 tsp salt1/2tsp turmeric powder240ml luke warm milk80 ml water Method Mix first four ingredients (without any lumps) in a bowl .Add 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. Using a roti jala maker, make lacy pancakes.When cooked , fold into half & then to quarter .Serve with chicken curry.   If you don't have a roti jala maker, just make some... [Lire la suite]
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18 décembre 2009

Blinis - Fluffy Russian Pancake

      Blinis    Ingredients25 cl luke warm milk1 tsp sugar20 g fresh yeast 80g flour80 g buckwheat four2 eggsSalt to taste Method Dilute yeast in luke warm milk with  sugar.Keep aside for 10mnMix both the flours & add the milk.Then add beaten eggs & stir well .(without any lumps). Keep aside for half an hour.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.( smoked salmon/ foie gras/salmon eggs/... [Lire la suite]
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25 mai 2009

Cong You Bing / Chinese Scallion Pancakes

Chinese Scallion PancakesIngredients500 g flour200 ml water75g butter1 tsp salt8 spring onions (scallions)Sesame oil /Veg oilMethodBoil water with butter & salt  .Add to the flour & knead well.Cover the bowl with a damp cloth & keep aside for 1 hour.Wash & dice spring onions. Spray some more flour & knead it again .Make evenly sized balls. Take a lemon sized ball & flatten it using a roller.Brush some oil , sprinkle diced scallions & roll out as in photo given below.Stretch it & roll out as... [Lire la suite]
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16 mars 2009

Oriental Prawn Pancakes

Oriental Prawn PancakesIngredients175 g flour (Type 45)2 eggs (beaten)1tsp salt2tbsp olive oil300ml milk***Prawn Filling250 tiger prawns ( fresh/frozen)1 tbsp tomato puree1 tsp ginger + garlic paste1/2 tsp red chilli powder1/4 tsp turmeric powderCurry leavesOil for fryingMethodMix first four ingredients (without any lumps) in a bowl .Add 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 full of batter & spread it.  (in a... [Lire la suite]
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02 février 2009

It's pancake day / C'est la Chandeleur

French PancakesIngredients250 g flour (Type 45)75 g sugar25 g melted butter3 eggsa pinch of salt1/2 l milk1 tsp vanilla essenceMethodMix 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 more milk. Heat a nonstick pan / griddle with little oil. Pour a spoon full of batter & spread it.  (in a circular way)Cook on both sides .   Eat with the topping of ur choice.On Feb 2nd, French celebrates la Chandeleur / Candelmas ( Feast of... [Lire la suite]
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12 novembre 2008

Mini Salmon Pancakes

Salmon Pancakes Ingredients1 canned salmon (drained)1 tsp salt2 shallots (chopped)1 green chilli (chopped)A small piece of ginger ( chopped)2 eggs1 tbsp baking powder150 ml milk150 g flour3 tbsp olive oil1 tsp fennel seedsChopped curry leaves / coriander leaves MethodIf you are using fresh salmon , cook & mince it. In a bowl , whisk together egg +milk+ +salt.Add chopped shallots, chillies, ginger & curry leaves. Pour the egg mixture to the  flour & mix thoroughly  (without any lumps).Keep aside for half an... [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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