Pitla Recipe, Maharashtrian Besan Pithla Recipe This Pitla recipe is an authentic Maharashtrian recipe. Pitla or Pithla is a spicy and tasty Maharashtrian main course recipe made of gram flour or besan. Pithla-Bhakri is the staple food of Maharashtra especially in the villages. More than a decade ago there used to be Jhunka Bhakar kendras in Mumbai selling a dry version of … [Read more...]
Indian cuisine offers a lot of recipes that are a delight to any Vegan. Many popular recipes are naturally vegan. Yes, many Indian recipes make use of dairy but there are even more recipes in this age old cuisine that are 100% vegan. I will be sharing some simple, delicious and nutritious vegan recipes here.
Idli Fry Recipe Idli is a popular breakfast dish in south India. Generally served with sambar and/ or coconut chutney they make for a wholesome and filling breakfast. Though I love idlis with sambar and chutney, once in a while I do get tired of preparing and eating these combinations. So I make a quick idli fry which gets ready just in a couple of minutes once you have the … [Read more...]
Easy and Healthy Vermicelli Upma | Semiya Upma Recipe Vermicelli Upma or Semiya Upma is a popular Indian breakfast recipe. In South India, the vermicelli made of rice is more common while in other parts of India, the vermicelli made of wheat is more common. I have used the wheat version for this recipe. This upma is high in carbohydrates and provides good energy for the … [Read more...]
Besan Shimla Mirch Subzi Recipe Besan Shimla Mirch Subzi is one of my favourite subzis. I have taken this recipe from my mother. It is so easy to prepare and tastes yummy! Eating Capsicum has tons of health benefit including relief from stomach issues, back pain, muscle spasms, headaches, skin aging, cancer, menopausal problems and diabetes. Add to it that it also … [Read more...]
Easy Vada Pav Chutney Vada Pav is the favourite street food of Mumbai. Pav (Bun) is slit into half and stuffed with Batata vada and chutney to make Vada Pav. It is accompanied with fried salted green chillies. I just love to have Vada Pav with Masala Chai :) This Vada Pav chuney is the one which is served with Vada Pav on the streets of Mumbai. I am amazed at the … [Read more...]