Indian snack-The incredible taste and flavor of India

Indian snack-The incredible taste and flavor of India

Indian snacks are crispy,flavorful and tasty delights.The popularity of Indian snacks have been extended in so many ways.It has definitely dominated the food market.Starting from the packaged ones to the ones sold around the street corners, each of them serves an incredible taste and flavor. Majority of street side Indian snacks are potato based.Potatoes and…

More to know about ginger/usage and benefits

More to know about ginger/usage and benefits

Ginger is one of the most used spice in Asian countries.This spice is not only packed with healthy properties but also gives foods and dishes the ultimate flavor and taste.Ginger is a multipurpose spices and can be added into foods and drinks.Because of its high medical properties, it is widely used in India as well…

Asparagus bean stir fry/bean salad/snake beans

Asparagus bean stir fry/bean salad/snake beans

Asparagus bean which is also known as yardlong beans,pea bean,snake bean is a healthy nutritional vegetable .This bean is a good source of protein and antioxidants .It is naturally a bit sweet and therefore it is also preferred in salads.Todays recipe is a quick dose of heath and taste. Asparagus bean stir fry is a…

Cauliflower health benefits and recipes

Cauliflower health benefits and recipes

Brassica oleracea or cauli flower is a common vegetable and is cultivated widely during winter.This tight headed vegetable resembles to broccoli and is a member of the cruciferous vegetable family.Other vegetables in this family includes cabbage, broccoli,collard greens and other.This winter vegetable is used to make several dishes.Typically the head and the leaves are used…

Tomato upma recipe/How to make upma/Indian  food

Tomato upma recipe/How to make upma/Indian food

Tomato upma is a very authentic and delicious south Indian breakfast and a great way to give a twist to the regular upma.It is made using rawa/semolina, tomatoes,curry leaves and other spices. Tomato upma tastes so amazing on its own that you don’t need anything on the side.This tangy and spicy tomato upma is great…

How to make Poha mixture /snacks recipe

How to make Poha mixture /snacks recipe

Hello world! Welcome back to the delicious Indian food and recipes.Today i have brought a snack recipe made using poha/flattened rice with some added spices.Poha mixture is a popular Indian salted snack which is often deep fried but to avoid deep frying the poha I have roasted it in lesser oil. https://vegrecipesandcooking.com/archives/2709 https://vegrecipesandcooking.com/archives/2783 https://vegrecipesandcooking.com/archives/2693 https://vegrecipesandcooking.com/archives/1707…

What is paleo diet?

In short Paleo diet is the foods consumed during Paleolithic period.It is also called as the caveman diet or the stone age diet.Paleo diet consists of all the fresh fruits,veggies,muts,meat excluding dairy products,grains,sugar, legumes and all the processed foods like oils,salt alcohol and coffee.The main reason behind excluding dairy products from paleo diet was,milking didn’t…

Phirni recipe/How to make Phirni/Indian recipe
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Phirni recipe/How to make Phirni/Indian recipe

Phirni/Firni is a slow cooked Indian dessert made using rice,milk, sugar, cardamom powder.Phirni is similar to kheer but the process to make phirni is different than kheer. https://vegrecipesandcooking.com/wp-admin/post.php?post=2582&action=edit Phirni is a very traditional and authentic Indian pudding which can be combined with mango and nuts.You can also make mango phirni easily but if you want…

How to make meetha cheela/Indian sweet pancake

How to make meetha cheela/Indian sweet pancake

Searching for a delicious and healthy pancake recipe?Here is one of the quickest and tasty one.Pancakes are everyones favorite and it comes in so many varieties.Meetha cheela is a simple and authentic Indian sweet pancake made using wheat flour,jaggery and grated coconuts.It is one of the most traditional and popular pancakes that can be made…

Roasted mix vegetable/Indian food and recipes

Roasted mix vegetable/Indian food and recipes

Roasted mix vegetable is a delicious Indian delight and a regular good in Indian homes.As the name says, this dish is a mixture of vegetables seasoned with few Indian spices.Roasted in mustard oil, it is an authentic veg delight on your plate. This easy to make mix vegetable needs no specific vegetables.It is a great…

How to make lemon rice/Rice recipe/Indian food
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How to make lemon rice/Rice recipe/Indian food

Lemon rice is an authentic Indian delight and a quick 10 minutes recipe.Improvise your cooking game with his delicious lemon rice.Recipes using rice are unlimited but some of them are really delicious.This recipe is made using cooked rice with some other ingredients like chopped potatoes, peanuts,curry leaves,lemon juice and red chilli. This is an incredible…

Considering highly nutritious vegetables/Nutrition/health

Considering highly nutritious vegetables/Nutrition/health

Considering highly nutritious vegetables is important for overall human health and nutrition.This article covers an insight to the importance of vegetables as well as checking on some healthy ones.A little bit of research and consciousness can make a huge difference to what you are consuming and its impact.This post analyzes the importance of picking the…

Turmeric-The most versatile spice

Turmeric-The most versatile spice

What is turmeric Turmeric or curcuma longa is one of the most versatile spices used as a natural colorant adding some distinctive flavor and taste to foods and dishes.It is a flowering plant in the ginger family. In India’s Vedic civilization, where it was used as a culinary spice and had some religious significance, turmeric has been utilised forapproximately 4000 years.The cultural significance of turmeric in India is unbeatable.It is used as an auspicious spice during festivities and…

A short description on Indian tea

A short description on Indian tea

Indian tea and the craze attached to this caffinated beverage in unbeatable.Because of its high consumption,India has become one of the largest tea producers in the world, although over 70 percent of its tea is consumed within India itself. A number of renowned teas, such as Assamese Darjeeling, also grow exclusively in India. The Indian tea…