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30 August 2011

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25 August 2011

Spicy Chicken Legs Curry in an Indian Style.

Indian Chicken dishes are so 
tasty that it is becoming popular all over the world. The dishes prepared in India have some unique flavors and aroma which makes it different from other cuisines. Indian style dishes are cooked with pure spices which gives it a great taste. The spices also make the food healthy if added in specific amount. Although Indians add same spices to you find a different and unique taste in every authentic dishes of India. The Indians prefer both non-vegetarian and vegetarian food like they prepare pure vegetarian dishes in festivals like Diwali, Navaratra and non-vegetarian dishes are prepared in feasts. Indians are very skeptic of taking any meat product on Mondays, Tuesdays and Fridays.
          So coming to the point about the description of the recipe shared today is how to prepare it and some brief description about the dish. Chicken Leg piece curry is an innovative dish I prepared yesterday night. I was thinking to have some different kind of Indian Non-Vegetarian dishes and I found it interesting to cook in a different way and I named it Tangri Murg Masala (Tangri means Legs, Murg means Chicken and masala means spice in Hindi so it becomes the delicious Tangri Murg Masala. I have added red chili to make it spicy but if you don’t like chili than avoid using it .Here I present the Ingredients and preparations of this Yummy dish for you. Make it and try some different tastes of Incredible India.
Ingredients
Chicken Leg Piece-6
Refined oil-3 tablespoon
Onion-5 small
Tomato-3 big
Curd-100 grams
Besan(Gram flour)-10 grams

Spices required 
Turmeric powder-3 teaspoon
Indian Curry Powder-4 teaspoon
Chili Powder-3 teaspoon
Salt to taste


Steps to Prepare:
Marinate the chicken with 50 grams curd,1 teaspoon chili powder,1 teaspoon turmeric powder,1 teaspoon indian curry powder and salt to taste .
Keep it for 1 hour or more than that.



Roast the chicken .


Cut the onions into slices.


Slice the tomatoes.


Heat oil in a pan,fry the onions.


Fry the onions till golden brown.


Add tomatoes and fry it till it get tender.


Add the spices.


Mix the gram flour and curd and make a smooth paste.Add it to fried masala.


Add roasted chicken and fry for 10 minutes.


The delicious dish is ready to it.


Serve hot with Indian Bread or steamed rice.



24 August 2011

Spinach Chicken a Healthy Leafy Chicken Dish.

Spinach Chicken is an Indian Recipe especially prepared in North India in winter, but as we all know that Spinach is available in all the seasons it can be prepared any time. The combination of Chicken and spinach make the dish healthier as compared to other Chicken Delicacies. We all know about this dish but never prepared it in home, so why not try a veggie chicken dish in your kitchen. The preparation is very easy and also can be prepared in just 10 minutes which is the fastest time to cook any Chicken dish. If you are returning exhausted from your job and wants to prepare any chicken dish in your home than it is the best choice for you.

Spinach as well as chicken both are healthy foods so dieters also can take it .Spinach has many benefits like it works as miracle for patients suffering from anemia and high as well as low blood pressure. It’s rich in iron property makes it more popular among all the leafy vegetables. The recent study says that it also can prevent cancer .Health is wealth so add spinach to your daily diet and help to boost your health.



Serves-2
Preparation time- approx 20 minutes
Cooking time-10 minutes
Style - Indian Dry Curry




Ingredients
Spinach-100 grams
Boneless Chicken - 200 grams
Refined Oil-1 tablespoon
Tomato-1 medium sized
Onion - 1 small
Garlic Cloves - 5-6
Ginger - 1 small piece
Red Chili Powder- 1 teaspoon
Turmeric Powder- 1 small pinch
Indian Curry Powder- 1 teaspoon
Salt to taste

Steps to Prepare

1.Wash spinach leaves in flowing water and cut into small slices.



2.Fry spinach with 1 teaspoon oil for 2 minutes



3.Chop Onion ,ginger ,garlic and tomatoes.




4.Cut the boneless chicken into small pieces.



5.Heat oil in a pan and fry the onions



6.Fry the onions till golden brown ,add chopped ginger and garlic.




7.Add the tomatoes and fry till it get tender.





8.Add the chicken.




9.Fry the chicken by adding the mentioned spices.




10.Add the fried Spinach and fry for 2 minutes.



11.Spinach Chicken is ready.


Serve Hot with Indian bread or Rice Dishes.

23 August 2011

Healthy Fried Rice in just 3 Steps.

Healthy Fried Rice is one of the best foods to feed your family while they are very hungry and can't afford to wait more than 20 minutes for a good meal. It takes only 15-20 minutes to prepare and can be taken singly or with side dishes like Manchurian or Chili Chicken. It can be preferred as lunch as well as dinner, if you want to make your dinner healthier than just add more veggies to it and less oil. In fact Fried Rice is one of the most popular recipes across the world that is prepared with rice and vegetables. It is loved by people all over the world. One more important thing about it is it can be prepared easily in home so why wasting money on this food. Make it in home and enjoy every bit of it.
                                         If you are in a weight loss diet than replace the rice with brown rice and add more veggies like cabbage, carrot, French beans, peas, broccoli into it and you also can taste the delicacy of this food.


Ingredients
100 grams rice boiled
cabbage-50 grams chopped
carrot-30 grams chopped
capsicum-2 medium chopped
onion-1 medium chopped
garlic cloves-5-6 chopped
black pepper powder-2 teaspoon
Chinese Salt- 1 teaspoon
salt to taste
Vinegar-1 tablespoon
soya sauce-1 teaspoon
Refined or Olive oil-1 tablespoon

Preparation
1.Heat oil in a pan,add ginger and onion,add the vegetables and fry for 2 minutes in high flame.



2.Add black pepper , Chinese salt ,soya sauce ,vinegar and salt to taste.




3.Add the boiled rice.Mix it properly .Fry for 2 minutes and fried rice is ready.



Serve hot with chinese gravy dishes like Manchurian or chicken chili.

18 August 2011

Raw Papaya Salad for a healthy food habit.

Taking salad every day gives us a great list of health benefits. The simplest and healthiest food habits that anyone can commit to are Salads. Salads are very easy to prepare it supply all the nutrients that our body requires daily. When you want a Salad simply add your favourite veggies and fruits to it with the flavourings like oregano or basil.

                         
The greatest benefit of having salad is an increase in fibre intake in our daily diet which in turn means lower cholesterol and less constipation. When we eat these green miracles, we feel more energetic and at the same time can lose some extra weight. 
                             Raw papaya salad is made with papaya, green apple, beat and tomatoes. All the fruits and veggies added in this Salad have lots of health benefit. Papaya is a great fruit for diabetics, it improve digestion, prevent heart disease and cancer and so on. Tomato prevents aging. Beat is helpful for making more blood cells in our body and also prevent anaemia which is very much common in women. Green apple has miraculous health benefits like it enhances the beauty of our skin, it gives us a healthy body and it is one of the greatest anti oxidants. So mix these fruits and enjoy a great raw papaya with mixed fruit salad.



Serves-2
Preparation time-5 minutes
Style-Indian Healthy Salad
Ingredients:
Raw papaya-1 small
Tomato- 1 small
Green Apple- 1 Small
Beat -1 small
Black Pepper Powder-1 teaspoon
1 teaspoon olive oil

Preparation
Cut all the fruits and veggies into small pieces. Place it in a bowl. Add black pepper powder and olive oil.
Serve it with main dish or as breakfast.

16 August 2011

World famous Biryani with an Italian Twist.


The word Biryani makes the Indians hungry .Biryani is a rice recipe which is famous for its spicy and aromatic flavour. When we talk about Biryani the first thing comes into our mind is Hyderabadi Biryani which is World famous for its taste .Here I am going to make the same by adding different ingredients which will be the same Rice Recipe with a twist. Pasta gives an Italian flavour; corn adds an American flavour and peas maintain its Indian flavour. Biryani in an Italian Twist, the name of the dish makes it unique that must be tried in every kitchen. We have kept the process simple and easy as in this technological world no one has must time for cooking. So try this and taste the same with your near and dear ones.


Serves-2
Preparation time-20 minutes
Cooking time-15 minutes
Style-Indian Recipes with an Italian Twist

Ingredients:

Rice-100 grams
Green peas shelled-20 grams
Pasta -boiled 50 grams
Corn-50 grams
Tomato -2 big-chopped
2 small Onions-chopped
Turmeric powder-1 teaspoon
Red chilli Powder-1/2 teaspoon
Bay leaves - 4
Cinnamon - 4 small
Cardamom - 4 small
Refined oil-1 tablespoon
Salt to taste



Steps to Prepare
1. Heat refined oil in a cooker, add the raw spices (cinnamon, cardamom, bay leaf).add the onions and fry till golden brown. Add the chopped tomato and fry till it gets tender. Add turmeric powder, red chilli powder and salt and fry for 2 minutes. Add pasta, peas and corn.fry for 2 minutes. 



2. Add the rice. Add 2 small cups of water and Cook on a medium  flame up to 2 whistles.




3. Biryani is ready to eat. Serve hot with Curd or raita.



Rice filled Eggs- boiled egg recipes with a twist.

               Rice filled eggs is an Innovative Recipe for those who love rice as well as eggs. Generally we take boiled egg as our breakfast which makes our breakfast healthy as well as energetic. It is a recipe for those who love eggs in different taste. It is made with only 1 teaspoon butter  so it is healthy for diet conscious people also. It is one of the quickest recipes that can be prepared in just 10 minutes and your hungry kids can enjoy every bit of it.
                                        How I came to know about this recipe. I am a regular reader of Women's Magazine and I found it there. I gave it a try and loved it. It is most preferred recipe by the working ladies as they have less of time in their bags to prepare tasty and healthy food for their family. So try this and feel free to share your feedback. 

Ingredients:


Boiled Egg-6 
Boiled rice- 10 grams
Black pepper powder- 1 teaspoon
Oregano Powder- 1 teaspoon
Butter-1 teaspoon
Beat -sliced(6-10) pieces for garnishing
Tomato-chopped-5 grams for garnishing
Salt to taste
Preparation

Heat the butter in a pan and add cooked rice and stir fry on high heat for one minute. Add the spices and the sugar and for an extra minute. Mix it gently and remove from fire. Peel the eggs and cut each into halves.

  Remove the egg yolks so that there is space for filling the rice. Use small portions to fill the space of the egg yolks.
Garnish with Oregano,sliced beat and tomatoes
Serve as Snack or Breakfast.



      It is proved from the studies that one egg contains 6 grams of high quality protein and 9 essential amino acids which are best for your hair and nail to grow in a best way. Egg is the only food which contains natural Vitamin D .You will glad to know that egg eating can prevent breast cancer, In recent studies ,it is proved that women who consumed at least 6 eggs per week lowered their risk of having breast cancer by 44%.