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venkatrao



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Location: Hyderabad, India

PostPosted: Sun Sep 14, 2014 11:32 am    Post subject: Indian Recipes Reply with quote

Vegetables are an integral part of our food and we consume them in a number of ways. For pure vegetarians India is a heaven. India can boast for its innumerable varieties of tasty and nutritious vegetarian dishes. Indians like their vegetable curries real hot 'n' spicy and so add a number of spices to make them really exotic. These are also prepared using different methods of cooking like baking, boiling, frying etc. We offer a number of tempting Indian vegetarain recipes of dishes like Navratan Korma, Shahi Paneer etc. to the connoisseurs of taste.

Sai Bhaji is also called Sindhi palak and is very popular not just in Sindhi households but all the other communities too. Learn how to make Indian sai bhaji.

1 Bunch Spinach or Palak
1/2 Bunch Dill
1 Onion (diced)
2 Tomatoes (chopped)
1-2 tsp Tamarind Juice
1/2 Cup Chana Daal (Soak for 15 mins)
1/2 tsp Ginger (grounded)
5-6 Garlic Cloves (finely chopped)
1-2 Green Chilies (finely chopped)
1 tsp Cumin Seeds
1 tsp Coriander Powder
1/2 tsp Red Chilly Powder
1/2 tsp Turmeric Powder
1 Cup Water
Salt to taste
Oil


How to make sai bhaji:
Chop Spinach,Dill and wash properly.
Heat oil in a pressure cooker and add onions.Fry till golden brown.
Add soaked chana daal,tomatoes,ginger,garlic,green chilies and all powdered spices except cumin seeds.
Saute for a few minutes till golden brown.
Add chopped spinach and dill and tamarind juice.Mix well.
Now add water and pressure cook for 2-3 whistles and then let it simmer for 5 minutes.
When pressure is finished mash the daal and spinach roughly.
Heat ghee in a pan for tadka and cumin seeds and 1 chopped garlic clove.Once it starts to splutter pour it on the bhaji.
Serve hot
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le boulonger86



Joined: 05 Nov 2013
Posts: 4
Location: Poitiers, France

PostPosted: Sun Nov 02, 2014 2:32 pm    Post subject: Indian recipes Reply with quote

Hi venkatrao
Nice dish but not everyone has a pressure cooker Sad

You guys could try this .......

Vegetable Sabzi

Ingrdients

2 large Potatoes
2 carrots
1 onion
1 tsp Mustard seeds
1 tsp Cumin seeds
7-8 Curry leaves
tbsp Red chilli powder or flakes
tsp Chaat masala
A pinch of Amchoor powder
Salt to taste
2-3 tbsp Oil
2 tbsp Coriander, finely chopped for garnishing


Method:

Wash the potatoes & carrots then cut them into 2-3mm slices, cut the onion in half then into slices

Heat the oil in a wok or frying pan. When the oil is hot enough add the mustard seeds and wait till they splutter,add in the cumin seeds and curry leaves, add the onions and fry till they seperate mixing well, now add the potatoes and carrots mix and make sure all the veggies are coated, cover and cook for 4-5 minutes, add the red chili powder / flakes and salt and mix cover and cook a further 5-7 minutes.
If you think it is sticking on the bottom you can add cup water to it
Allow to cook till veggies are soft about 10-15 minutes, check they are cooked then add the Amchoor powder and chat masala mix well.

Garnish with chopped coriander and serve hot with chapatti or Naan.

Enjoy !!!!!!!!!!!
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