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Paneer Chilla (Cottage cheese stuffed pancakes)

Today’s recipe is ‘Paneer Chilla’.  This recipe is a very healthy and nutritious recipe of lentil pancake which is stuffed with cottage cheese. It is basically moong dal chilla which is stuffed with spiced paneer/cottage cheese. I have already shared moong dal chilla recipe on the blog. Moong dal chilla recipe is available here.

Paneer Chilla

Paneer Chilla

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Prawn Fry (tandoori flavoured shrimp)

Hello foodies !! How all of you are doing? Today’s recipe is ‘Prawn Fry’. This recipe is a cross between tandoori prawn and fried prawns. I have used tandoori marination for this recipe. You do not need oven or tandoor to enjoy this dish. Prawn fry can be served as a starter or side dish. Shrimps of any size can be used for this recipe.

Prawn Fry

Prawn Fry

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Kala Chana Chaat (How to make spicy tangy whole bengal gram)

Kala chana chaat is a spicy and tangy snack recipe. You can serve this dish as a starter also. It is quick and delicious chaat recipe. Main ingredients for this dish are kala chana (whole bengal gram / brown chickpeas), tamarind and green chutney, spices, yogurt and few veggies. This dish can also be packed in your kids lunch box.

Kala Chana Chaat

Kala Chana Chaat

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Bathua Raita (Chenopodium Yogurt dip)

Bathua Raita is  a very popular raita recipe of north India. Bathua is also known as Chenopodium. This recipe is simple and easy. In winter bathua is a very easily available green leafy vegetable. For this raita recipe, you need fresh yogurt, bathua, salt and temper raita with few spices. Enjoy this raita/dip with hot parathas.

Bathua Raita

Bathua Raita

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Gobhi Pakora / Cauliflower Fritters Recipe

Gobhi Pakora are crunchy and delicious fritter recipe. These days market is full with fresh vegetables, winter season is perfect time to enjoy vegetable recipes. After monsoon, winter is the best time to enjoy pakora. Winter is my favorite season and this is how enjoy this month.

Gobhi Pakora

Gobhi Pakora

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Vanilla Choco Chips Cake (Pressure Cooker Recipe)

Today’s recipe is ‘Vanilla Choco Chips Cake’, this cake is an eggless cake which is prepared in a pressure cooker. This Christmas, you do not have to worry, if there is power cut in your area and you want to prepare a cake on urgent basis or if you do not have microwave. I would recommend you to keep separate utensils for pressure cooker cake recipes, if you are planning to bake often.

Vanilla Choco Chips Cake

Vanilla Choco Chips Cake

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Rajasthani Shimla Mirch Besan (capsicum trio)

Hello Everyone ! How are you all? Today’s recipe is Rajasthani Shimla Mirch Besan. It is a simple and tempting dish from Rajasthan. For this recipe all you need is gram flour, capsicum and few spices. Traditional recipe has green capsicum as the main ingredients, in this recipe I am using all three colors of capsicum. Though, you can use all three colors or only one color of capsicum, it totally your choice. I hope you all will try this recipe at home as this recipe is a nice change from popular aloo-shimla mirch (potato-capsicum) combination.

Rajasthani Shimla Mirch Besan

Rajasthani Shimla Mirch Besan

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For more Rajasthani dishes you can also check Moong Dal Halwa (with a twist) , Besan Ki Sabzi (from the land of Rajasthan) , Rajasthani Besan Gatte Ki Sabzi , Jhatpat ratlami sev paratha (sev stuffed paratha) , Sev ki sabzi (Ratlami sev ki sabzi) .

Serve: 4
Duration: 30 minutes

Ingredients for Rajasthani shimla mirch besan

Capsicum /shimla mirch/bell pepper (chopped)                                  6 medium size

(red,green and yellow color)

Gram flour/besan/chick pea flour                                                                3 tbsp

Oil                                                                                                                                    2 tbsp

Salt                                                                                                                                  as per taste

Red chili powder                                                                                                     1-1.5 tsp (heaped)

Turmeric                                                                                                                      1/4 tsp

Amchoor/Dry mango powder                                                                        1 tsp

Ajwain/Carrom seeds                                                                                          1/4 tsp

Hing/Asafoetida                                                                                                     a pinch

Procedure for Rajasthani shimla mirch besan

  • Wash the bell peppers. De-seeds and cut the capsicum in to small pieces.
  • Heat oil in a deep pan. Add chopped capsicum and let it cook till capsicum softens.

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  • In a bowl mix besan and all the masalas properly.

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  • Add this besan and spices mix in the pan.

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  • Cook for 3-4 minutes or till besan changes its color slightly and besan is nicely cooked. Keep in mind that when besan is overcooked it turns bitter in taste.
  • Check the seasoning of dish, adjust it if needed.
  • Serve it hot with phulkas/chapatis.

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Note:

Use of all three colors of capsicum is optional, traditionally this is dish is prepared by using green capsicum only.

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