Showing posts with label indian dish. Show all posts
Showing posts with label indian dish. Show all posts

Saturday, November 3, 2018

Veg Biryani


Veg Biryani is an Indian Cuisine prepared with rice, and it’s an authentic mixture of flavours and spices, coupled with an irresistible aroma.  A good preparation of Biryani is characterised by its fragrance and aroma. Veg Biryani should be spicy and the rice grains should not stick together.

The traditional method of making delicious Hyderabadi Veg Dum Biryani Recipe is to cook biryani in Bronze vessel and cover the sides with thick flour paste so that all spices blend with rice and gives the dish an authentic flavour which can satisfy the taste buds. The spices used in Biryani are the essential ingredients, their smell will make you fall in love with this Biryani.A variety of Indian spices used in Veg Biryani. These include Javitri (Mace), Jaiphal (Nutmeg), Pepper, Laung (Cloves), Elaichi (Cardamom), Dalchini (Cinnamon), Tej Patta (Bay Leaves), Coriander, Saffron (Kesar) etc. This preparation is also very healthy due to the addition of various vegetables.



Ingredients Of Vegetable Biryani
  • ½ Kg Basmati Rice                                           
  • 50 gms Paneer Cubes                                
  • 15-20 small soya chunks
  • 2 onions (diced)- deep fry them in oil
  • Chopped Vegetables (any)
  • 1 tsp cumin seeds
  • 1 tsp garlic-ginger paste
  • 2 tsp coriander powder
  • 1/2 tsp garam masala
  • 1/2 tsp turmeric powder
  • 2 tsp salt or to taste
  • 1/2 tsp chilli powder or to taste
  • 1 tsp green chillies-chopped fine
  • 1 tsp lemon juice or to taste
  • 1/2 cup coriander leaves
  • 2 Tbsp oil
How to Make Vegetable Biryani
  • First, take a flat pan and heat it to roast spices mentioned in the description and finely grind them in the grinder.
  • Heat oil in the pan and deep fry diced onions on medium flame till they turn light brown in colour (do not over fry them), when done take them out from the oil on a tissue paper and let the oil dry.
  • Fry Paneer Cubes also.
  • Cook rice and it should not get sticky, cook in less water.
  • Take a pan to add vegetables, stir-fry over low heat till half done.
  • Add coriander powder, garam masala, haldi, salt, chilli powder and green chillies.
  • Cook, covered for about 5 minutes and mix in the lemon juice and half the coriander.
  • Add cooked rice to the above mixture and fry them collectively for 2-3 mint,  but rice shouldn’t break
  • Add all the grinded mixture to the rice and leave over low heat, covered for 10 mins.
  • Add brown fried brown onions to biryani.
  • Serve with Raita and Salad.

Wednesday, May 9, 2018

Vermicelli Upma


Vemicilli Upma

Vermicelli Upma is a popular and easy dish or you can use it as a snacks which is also known as vermicelli Upma. A quick, easy and light recipe, this is by vermicelli, a traditional type of recipe with a mix of vegetables and spices. This is one of the most fulfilling and delicious meal to prepare when you have less time to prepare an elaborate breakfast. This could be served as an evening snack and it is also a healthy and light recipe as less use of oil and lot many vegetables.


Ingredients
  • 2 Tbsp Oil
  • 1 tsp Mustard seeds
  • 1 tsp Cumin seeds
  • 1 tsp Peanuts
  • 1/2 tsp Sesame seeds
  • 1 tsp Urad dal
  • 7-8 Nos Curry leaves
  • 11-12 Nos Cashewnuts
  • 1 Nos Onion, chopped
  • 1/4 Cup Carrot, chopped
  • 1/4 Cup Beans, chopped
  • 1/4 Cup Peas
  • 1 tsp Ginger
  • 1 Nos Green chilli
  • 1 tsp Salt
  • 1/2 tsp Turmeric powder
  • 1 Cup Vermicelli
  • 1 Cup Water

Instructions
  • Heat oil in a pan.
  • Add mustard seeds, cumin seeds, peanuts, sesame seeds, urad dal, curry leaves and cashew nuts.
  • Saute them for a while and add onion. Mix them well.
  • Add chopped carrot and beans along with peas, ginger and green chili. Mix it well.
  • Add salt and turmeric powder and mix until yellowish in color.
  • Slowly pour vermicelli in the pan, mix it with all vegetables.
  • Stir slowly, adding water as required, use limited water otherwise it will get over cooked and get sticky.
  • Cover the pan for a few minutes to let it cool on a medium flame
  • Remove the lid and check if the water has evaporated.
  • Semiya Upma is ready to serve hot.
  • You can add chopped onion or some bhujia on it( Optional).

Tuesday, May 1, 2018

Kathal/Jackfruit Curry

Kathal/jackfruit sabji or curry

Kathal/Jackfruit Curry recipe will definitely satisfy your taste buds as it has a great combination of aromatic spices in it. As it a bit complicated to cut and clean but it is one of the best curry recipe as I have posted, it is so easily available in market. Its rustic texture and the taste when blended with the right ingredients, it creates an exotic dish which can be prepared for house parties also. You must try this recipe at home, and trust me it will get added to your favorites.
Ingredients
  • 500 grams Jackfruit Raw (Kathal) , cut into pieces
  • 1 Cardamom (Badi Elaichi)
  • 1 Green Chilli
  • 1 tbsp Cumin (Jeera) powder
  • 1 cup Water
  • 1 bay Leaf
  • 1 Cinnamon Stick (Dalchini)
  • Salt , to taste
  • 5 Tomato , chopped
  • 2 Onions , optional, chopped
  • 1 cup Water
  • 1 tbsp Ginger , paste
  • 1/2 tbsp Turmeric powder (Haldi)
  • 1/2 tbsp Asafoetida (hing)
  • 1/2 tbsp Garam masala
  • 4 tbsp Cooking oil , as required or ghee
  • 2 tbsps Coriander (Dhania) Leaves , chopped

Instructions
  • To begin making the Raw Jackfruit/kathal Curry, first clean the jackfruit pieces and then cook for up to 1-2 whistle in a cup of salted water and a cinnamon.
  • Drain the water and keep it for 7-10 minutes, allow it to cool.
  • Fry the kathal in oil for 2- 3 minutes
  • Take a blender, add onion, tomatoes, green chillies, a small piece of ginger and 3-4 cloves of garlic and blend it into a paste.
  • Take a kadhai/ pan, heat oil int it add cumin seeds, bay leaf, cardamom and when they splutters, add ginger garlic paste.
  • After a minute add blended paste to the kadhai/pan.
  • Cook the masala for 5-10 minutes until it gets golden brown in color.
  • When masala gets ready add fried kathal pieces into it and sauté them until masala get coated on the kathal pieces.
  • Add asafoetida and saute for about 10 seconds.
  • Add water as per consistency of curry and your preference.
  • Add garam masala powder, salt to taste.
  •  Let the gravy cook for about 6 to 8 minutes. 
  • Add coriander leaves to garnish.
  • Serve Raw Jackfruit Kofta Curry Recipe along with Rice, Roti, Paratha

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