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27 September, 2016

Ridge Gourd and Masoor Dal Vegetable

Ridge Gourd and Masoor Dal Vegetable
Posted in : #Cooking Carnival, Bachelor Recipes, Blogging Marathon, Curry, Daal or Lentils, Healthy food, Indian Cuisine, Kid Friendly, Lowfat, Masoor Daal-Orange Daal, Meal, Moong Daal-Yellow Lentils, Simple and Healthy Vegetarian Diet in Old Age, Vegetables on by : ArchanaPotdar
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Ridge Gourd and Masoor Dal Vegetable also Turai Aur Masoor Dal Sabji is a powerhouse of the goodness of healthy vegetable and a healthy legume. Tastes very good with chapatti or roti but will taste just as good with rice too. Steamed rice and homemade ghee, papad and pickle…. I am in heaven, Comfort food. Today
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15 September, 2016

Low-Fat Broccoli Salad

Low-Fat Broccoli Salad
Posted in : #Cooking Carnival, Bachelor Recipes, Blogging Marathon, Boiled, Diabetics Friendly Foods, Healthy food, Lowfat, Salad, Simple and Healthy Vegetarian Diet in Old Age on by : ArchanaPotdar
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When I made this Low-fat Broccoli Salad I did not expect anyone to like it. In fact, I was thinking there will be a lot of leftovers was I surprised when I saw the bowl clean in the evening. I don’t know why I was surprised. We do love salads as a meal, snack as
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13 September, 2016

Bottle Gourd and Ridge Gourd Soup,Lauki aur Turai Ka Soup

Bottle Gourd and Ridge Gourd Soup,Lauki aur Turai Ka Soup
Posted in : Appetizer, Bachelor Recipes, Blogging Marathon, Diabetics Friendly Foods, Healthy food, Lowfat, Simple and Healthy Vegetarian Diet in Old Age, Soup on by : ArchanaPotdar
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This soup of Bottle Gourd, Ridge Gourd and Daal Soup. Surprised well so am I. I could not believe that I can get a delicious soup from these vegetables and is white in colour. The images I had seen were vibrant green. This rainy season it was pouring and I was making soup from bottle
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9 September, 2016

Healthy and Tasty Quinoa Uppittu

Healthy and Tasty Quinoa Uppittu
Posted in : #Cooking Carnival, Bachelor Recipes, Blogging Marathon, Breakfast, Diabetics Friendly Foods, For the Tiffin Box, Healthy food, Lowfat, Simple and Healthy Vegetarian Diet in Old Age on by : ArchanaPotdar
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Making this healthy and tasty Quinoa Uppittu is amazingly easy. Quinoa does not need treatment like rava or sooji, there is no roasting involved here. So this becomes a fast food but a healthy one. Just right for the Simple and healthy Vegetarian Food in Old age theme that I am running this #Cooking Carnival. So
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8 September, 2016

Healthy Sprouts Cutlets

Healthy Sprouts Cutlets
Posted in : #Cooking Carnival, Appetizer, Bachelor Recipes, Blogging Marathon, Diabetics Friendly Foods, Healthy food, Lowfat, Shallow Fried, Simple and Healthy Vegetarian Diet in Old Age on by : ArchanaPotdar
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I was forced to make these sprouts cutlets. I do not know what happened but I picked up a packet of what the shopkeeper called mixed cereals but was actually mixed legumes. Now when life gives you lemons make lemonade. I decided to first make the regular usal(shocked that this recipe is not there), or
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17 June, 2016

Zatpat Vegetarin Pulao with Minimum Vegetables

Posted in : Baby Corn, Bachelor Recipes, Bay leaf /tej Patta, Blogging Marathon, Carrots, Chillies, Coriander, For the Tiffin Box, Garlic, Ginger, Green chilli, Healthy food, Herbs, Indian Cuisine, Kid Friendly, Lowfat, Meal, Oils, Quick Meals, Rice, Rice barn, Rice the Versatile Cereal and Its Uses, Spices, Star Anise, Tiffin box ideas, Vegetables on by : ArchanaPotdar
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This was one of the toughest themes for me. For one, all the recipes I wanted to make need you to eat them immediately and the girls are holidaying. So it has to be something that can be eaten cold if at all  they eat and finish.  This was a mish-mash recipe I came up
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24 March, 2016

Fresh Green Peas Pulao/ Mattar Pulao

Posted in : Bay leaf /tej Patta, Blogging Marathon, Cinnamon, Cloves, For the Tiffin Box, Ghee, Green chilli, Healthy food, Kid Friendly, Lowfat, Meal, Milk & Milk Products, North Indian Cuisine, Peas, Quick Meals, Rice, Rice the Versatile Cereal and Its Uses, Tiffin box ideas on by : ArchanaPotdar
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Winter means delicious cauliflower, juicy carrots and, of course, fresh green peas. Green Peas can be used to make Mutter Paneer, Peas Palak, Green Peas Stir Fry, Peas and Tofu Pulao, Peas And Cauliflower Pull Apart, and delicious Green Peas Kheer yes green peas can also be made into a kheer that is an Indian
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18 March, 2016

Indori Bhutte Ka Kees or Grated Corn Stir Fry from Indore

Posted in : Chillies, Corn, Corn, Diabetics Friendly Foods, Green chilli, Healthy food, Kid Friendly, Lowfat, Madhya Pradesh Cuisine, North Indian Cuisine, Snack, Stir Fry, Street Food, Tiffin box ideas, Vegetables, Whole grains on by : ArchanaPotdar
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I had forgotten about Indori Bhutte ka Kees from Indore till Pari reminded me of it! Indori Butte ka Kees is Stir fried Grated  Fresh Corn! I had ages ago hosted ‘Only’ Street Foods of the World an event by Pari. Pari had sent me her entry of Indori Bhutte ka Kees that had me
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5 March, 2016

Festive Sautikai Kosambari with Lemon

Posted in : Accompaniments, Bachelor Recipes, Blogging Marathon, Condiments, Cucumber, Healthy food, Indian Cuisine, Karnataka Cuisine, Lowfat, Moong Daal-Yellow Lentils, Salad, Vegetables on by : ArchanaPotdar
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In continuation with my kakdi/ cucumber love here is the third and last in the series. Sautikai kosambari  as it is made in the south. This kosambri reminds me of my granny, Ajji made the bestest kosambari and it’s not only me the neighbours also said so. In the Kartik month of the Hindu calendar,
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4 March, 2016

Maharashtrain Salad of Cucumber and Peanuts/Khamang Kakdi

Posted in : Accompaniments, Blogging Marathon, Condiments, Cucumber, Festive Cooking, Healthy food, Indian Cuisine, Kid Friendly, Lowfat, Maharashtrian Cuisine, Salad, Vegetables on by : ArchanaPotdar
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Today let’s make Khamang Kakdi a Maharashtrian way of making cucumber salad. Khamang Kakdi is what I learnt after marriage. It’s delicious and  unlike yesterday’s  Sautikai Kosambari you don’t need curds  that I had talked about yesterday. What I like about these salads is that you can use them as an accompaniment for your chapatti
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