Methi Theplas

This is a very popular tasty Gujarati flatbread made of wholewheat flour and fresh fenugreek leaves with other exciting spices to make this a very anytime kind of snack. I practically grew up on this as some years of my childhood were spent in Rajkot and we had so many Gujju dishes in our daily menu.My mother… 

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Masala Oats Dosa

I guess many of you are already using oats to prepare dosas and idlis  among other dishes. I prepared this masala oats dosa by using the masala oats satchets available in stores nowadays.I wasnt sure if the family was prepared to have oats as a porridge every other day, so I decided to use up… 

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Tamatar Paneer

This is a very tasty, tangy & spicy side dish for rotis or rice that can be whipped up within minutes. Most often when I have to make a quick side dish within minutes , I choose to make this as it is very quick and the tomatoes cook fast. Ingredients 5 medium sized tomatoes 2 onions… 

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AAM KA CHUNDA / GUJARATI CHUNDO

This is a popular lip smacking  accompaniment to Theplas .( A traditional Gujarati fenugreek flat breads made of wholewheat flour and chickpea flour combination mixed with spices and fenugreek leaves) Traditionally mango chunda/chundo was made by keeping the combination of grated raw mangoes and sugar in a large covered glass jar in the sun for several days.The… 

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Easy Oats Idlis

As more and more people are getting to be health conscious and choosing their ingredients , many new dishes have come about innovatively using such healthy ingredients. One such is the versatile OATS – rolled ,steelcut,old fashioned,quick cooking and many other varieties . I remember searching in vain in big stores for oats. years ago when oats… 

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Strawberry,Apple Banana and Dates Smoothie

Strawberry,apples , Banana and dates smoothie. This is another grab and go kind of breakfast.When you are on the run and have no time for a sit down breakfast, this should suffice especially for kids who are perpetually late for their breakfast. This may be poured in a sealed takeaway tumblers too with a straw… 

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Afternoon Tea Carrot Pistachio Loaf

Afternoon tea carrot pistachio loaf This simple delicious afternoon tea carrot pistachio loaf was a great success adapted from Inspired Edibles. Procedure The original recipe from Inspired Edibles Afternoon Tea Carrot Loaf 1 cup spelt flour. ( I used a mix of whole wheat flour and APF ) 1/2 cup chopped walnuts, or nut of your… 

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