Oats Dates Bites – Oats Ladoo

Quick and Easy Bite for Snack Time 

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Roast – 1 cup Oats – 1 cup Peanut  – +/- 2mnts – Grind to coarse powder

Flavour – 1 tsp Cinnamon Powder – 1 cup chopped Soft Dates – 1 tbsp Butter + 1 tbsp Honey – Grind to smooth paste

Garnish – 1/2 cup Sunflower + Pumpkin Seeds – 1/2 Cup raisons  /  dry Berries – Roasted – +/- 1 mnt.

Mix – Roasted powder – Flavour paste and Garnish

Spread – evenly on a plate and cut to desired shape – Or shape into balls to make Ladoos.

Quick and Easy Bites ready for Snack time or on the go.  mmm…. enjoy

Note : Use Jaggery or Sugar powder instead of Honey.   Change Garnish to Coconut or Almond.  Enjoy.

 

Indo- Hungarian Goulash Curry

This recipe is inspired by Hungarian Goulash

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Marinate – 800 g meat – 1 tbsp. Paprika Powder (Kashmir Chilli) – 1 tbsp. Vinigar – 1/2 tbsp. Salt. – Half Hour

Chop – 2 Onions – small pcs.

Slice – 3 Onions – Big Slices. – Garlic – 6 cloves – Bell Pepper 1

Fry – Heat Oil – 2  tsp Carreway Seeds –  Chopped Onion – till light brown

Saute – Sliced Onion – Garlic – 2 mnts – Bell Pepper – 1 mnt – marinated meat  – 3-4 mnts

Add – 400 g. chopped tomatoes -1 tsp. Pepper – 1 Bay leaf –  1 cup water – Bring to boil.

Cook – In cooker  – or slow fire till done +/- half Hour- till done.

Garnish with Parsley or corriender. mmm.. delicious and flavourful.  Eat with rice or Bread.

Note :  Use more water if soup consistancy desired.   Use Lamb or Pork.  Traditional Goulash is made with Beef .

 

 

 

 

Seasoned Seaweed Snack – Japanese Seaweed Indian Way

Japanese Seaweed Indian Way

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Chop –  1 Onion – 2 Fresh long Red Chilli

Mix – Chopped Onion Chilli  – 1 Cup  Dried Wakame Seaweed – 1 cup Chickpeas Flour- 1 tsp. Salt

Batter – +/-  1/2 water  mix to above – Dry Dropping consitstancy

Fry –  Drop spoonful – Hot oil – Turn and Fry both sides.

Drain –  Hot Snack on Paper towel

Delicious Seaweed  Snack ready.  Crispy Spicy Yummy!!  Enjoy.

Note :   Substitute Red chilly with Sweet Pepper.

I love Seaweed.  This recipe is another way to enjoy Japanese Seaweed Indian Way. 

Minu I used your lunch box before Sarah or Tina!!

 

 

 

Delicious Diamond Doughnut

 

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Chop –  50 g Cold Butter

Mix  – +/-  2 cups all-purpose flour – 1 tbsp Baking Powder – Pinch Salt – 1 tsp. Cinnamon  

Warm  – 1 cup Butter Milk – – 1 tbsp. honey. – Luke warm

Combine – Buttermilk  – Honey  – Chopped Butter  – Flour Mix   –  Form  Soft  Dough

Roll – Divide Dough 4 parts –  Shape parts in square – Roll till  1/2 cm thick

Cut – Diamond Shape with butter knife – Slit middle  with knife – expand a bit to Form Hole.

Fry – Heat Oil in Pan – lower flame –  Fry doughnut in Batches

Toppings – Glaze with Chocolate Spread  or Jam or Drizzle Honey  or Dust  with Powdered Sugar.  Or Just eat Plain.

Delicious Diamond Doughnuts read!! Easy to make delicious to eat!!  Perfect Snack for a Break.   

Note :  Substitute Honey with Sugar.   Cinnamon with Vanilla.

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My mom use to make  similar Snack when we were kids.  I wish I had watched more carefully when you made it Amachi.  No worries, we have a new version now.

 

 

Pak Choi Tapanade

Italian Asian Flavour Blend

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Chop  –  1 Pak Choi – Chop Stems and Leaves Seperately

Saute – Drizzle Olive Oil on Pan – Saute  Stems – 3 mnts – Add leaves  Saute -2 mnts

Blend – 1 cup Olives  –  3/4 Sauted Pak Choi – Anchovis & Garlic to taste – smooth Paste.

Garnish – Mix and garnish with leftover Sauted Pak Choi.

Spread on Toast or Sandwich  Delicious and Healthy !! Quick and Easy!!  

Note :  Skip Anchovis for  Veg version . 

This delicious and Easy recipe was shared by Sarah who loves Chutney’s and spreads of all types. She loves Smoothies too. 

Thanks to her our Blender has a full time Job.   Our family and friends have endless supply of Smoothies!!

Sarah and Tina you are the Best!!  You bring out the Best in Papa and Me!!

Yummy Yogurt Ice Cream

Ice Cream for Summer Yes! Ice Cream for all Seasons ?  Yes Yes!!!

Yogurt ice cream

Chop – 250 g  Fruit

Freeze – Spread fruits on Tray – Freeze – +/-2 hrs.

Blend – 250 g Thick – Creamy Full Fat Yougurt – Frozen Fruit – Pinch Vanilla Essence – 1 tbsp. Honey -Creamy Texture

Freeze – Airtight Container  – +/- 2 hours

Serve  –  Spoon Ice Cream in cups – Serve topped with chocolate or Berries. Or Just Eat Plain.

Todays Icecream is made with BlueBerries.

Delicious Cooling Healthy Icecream Ready !!  mmm……. Love it!!   Enjoy.

Note :  Use Fruit of Choice.   ~Add extra Honey to taste.  Or Add sugar if you prefer.

 

Angel Hair Malai Pasta – Creamy Mushroom Pasta

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Chop – 1 Onion – 250 g Mushroom – 1 Red Bell Pepper

Puree – 6-7 Juicy tomatoes = 2 cups puree

Chrush – 3 cloves of  Garlic

Heat  – Pan – 1 tbsp Olive Oil – Chopped Onions – Fry 1 mnt. – Garlic 1 mnt –  Bell Pepper – 1 mnt – 1 tsp. Paprika Powder  (or chilli ) – 1 mnt. – Salt to taste +/- 2 tsp.

Saute  – Mushrooms in above – 5 mnts –   handful  chopped Parsley / or Corainder.

Sauce –   Add to Saute – 1 cup tomato Puree – Boil – 1 cup milk cream – Mix – 2mnts –  1 cup left over tomato Puree – 1 cup water – Boil  2 mnts.

Boil –  250 g Angel Hair Pasta – Half cooked – Drain  – Add to Sauce – Bring to Boil – Turn off stove – Drizzle tbsp. Olive Oil –  Done

Note : The finshed dish should be creamy saucy texture.  As it cools the pasta absorbs most of the Sauce.  

Delicious Malai Pasta ready.  Easy to make Delicious to Eat.  I have many Fans for this recipe.   Both Children and Adults!!     

Chilled Gazpacho – Cool Refreshing Spanish Soup

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Chop – 1 Kg Juicy Tomato  – 1 Green Bell Pepper – 1 Peeled Cucumber – Roughly

Blend – Chopped Veg – 2 cloves of garlic – 1 cup water – 1 tbsp Olive Oil – Smooth Texture

Mix – 2 tbsp. Lemon Juice – Salt to taste

Garnish  – Coriender leaves  – Sliced Green Chilli

Serve –  Cooled-  With or Without Ice Cubes.

Enjoy Delicious Gezpacho all day long.  Perfect Summer day Soup!!

Note : Replace garlic with Onion or Pinch of Chat Masala,  Lemon with Vinigar.  Adjust salt to taste. If using indian cucumber remove seeds before blending.

I am a fan of this delicious cold soup .  I drink atleast 3 or 4 glasses a day in Summer.   Cooling and refreshing.   

Velvety Pancake – Banana Oatmeal Pancake

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Grind  – 1 1/2 cups oatmeal  –  Powder

Blend – 2  ripe bananas +/- 1 cup Milk  – 1 egg  – Oatmeal powder  – Smooth  Pouring consistancy.

Mix – Blended  dough  – 2 tsp baking powder – 1 tbsp. Honey – Pinch  – Cinnamon – Salt

Heat – Pan – Pour  +/- 2 ladle Batter per Pancake – Spread  – Drizzle Coconut Oil – 2 mnts –  Turn – 1 mnt – Done

Enjoy  Velvety Sugar Free Pancake !! With Chocolate or Fruits or Just Plain!!

Note – Substitute Almond Milk  instead of Regular Milk.  Add dry fruits in the Batter for richer taste.

This recipe was shared by Tina.  She is  the Dessert Queen of the Family while Sarah is the Pasta Pizza Salad Specialist.  The first thought I had when I took a tentative bite of this Pancake was wow what a Velvety Texture.   Hence the name Velvety Pancake.

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