sweet potato Usali

Sweet potato ½ kg.Green chilli 2Coconut scraping ¼ cupCooking oil  2 tbsps.Asafoetida pinchUrad al 1 tspSalt  to tasteJaggery to tasteMustardKharipatta Clean the sweet potato, kin and dice to small pieces.In wok pour the oil, and season with mustard, urad dal, green chilli and kharipatta add a pinch of asafoetidaAdd in the sweet potato, and salt, jaggery …

noodles Bhel

Noodles bhel. Preparation time    10mnts. Cooking time             20mnt. Serves 4 INGREDIENTS: Maggie 2 minutes noodles (masala)   1 packet. Maggi hot and sweet sauce            4 tbsp. Raw peanuts                              ½ cup Papri  crushed                            ½ cup Sev                                           ¾ cup Puffed rice                                 1 cup Water                                        6-8 tbsp. Onions finely chopped                  1 Potatoes boiled diced                     1 Coriander …

Ghatte- Paneer Jalfrayzee

Ingredients:Cooking oil    1 tbsp.Paneer cut to long pieces   150 gCarrots   50gFrench beans   50gCapsicums   2Onion chopped 100gm.Soya chunk/gate/mangodi/wadi   10gms.Red chilli 3 no.Chilli powder   ½ tbsp.Cumin seeds ¼ tbsp.Ginger-garlic paste 1tbsp.Vinegar1 2tbsp.Tomato sauce 4tbsp.Saffola salt  to taste. Method:Soak make the ghatte2, or fry the wadi/mangodi/soak soya.  Keep aside.Heat oil in a pan and add cumin seeds when they …

Paani-puri

  Here I am in my kitchen and soaking takes a new connotation.   The begins with making usal/Misal with soaked grains, ends with soaking for Idli/dosa/or whatever. Today, I am planning pani-puri where soaking manifests at many levels.  For those who are interested and follow my footsteps in stupidity, here is making pani puri …

kariwallah Bhindi

Kairiwallah BhindeeOkra with raw mangoOnce upon a time, before TOI became euphemism for toilet paper, they ran a column called cook-in with Jiggs Kalra, some recipe’s were actually do able in a daily home kitchen once we mastered the basic recipe it took just as much time as our standard dishes did.This one received mixed …