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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Wholewheat Brown Bread Grilled Toast

Wholewheat brown bread grilled toast Bread can be served in a million ways and this is one of them.Simply toast whole wheat brown breads and serve with grated cheese,finely chopped spinach ,tomato slices You can add a dash of white pepper,salt and and serve with fresh fruits like strawberries. The  veggies used may be grated carrots,tomatoes, cucumber. the choice is… 

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Sourcream, Banana Walnut Streusel Coffee Cake

Sour Cream  Banana walnut Streusel Coffee Cake INGREDIENTS:  TOPPING 1/3 cup Pancake mix 1/3 cup firmly packed brown sugar 1/2 cup banana puree 1 teaspoon ground cinnamon 1/3 cup chopped nuts ( I used Walnuts ) 1/4 cup butter, softened 2 tsp any flavored instant coffee powder. BATTER. 2 cups Pancake mix 1/2 cup sugar 1… 

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Quick Easy Veg Wraps

Quick easy wraps from rotis/flour tortillas I often thought of making wraps the original way using tortilla flour but I also wanted the easier way without compromising on the taste and convenience that wraps offer. Here’s my take on the everyday wraps that can be made from the good old chapati/roti I prefer to use… 

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