Category: Health Recipe

Health Recipe

Carrot Halwa

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  “Life is short and unpredictable. Eat the dessert first!” ~ Helen Keller Helen Keller probably knew about Corona! All said and done, quality of life is more important, so let’s try to eat healthy and stay fit. We all know that eating healthy, staying physically active and building our immunity is the key to […]

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Palak Chutney

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“Cooking is love made visible”. This Palak Chutney recipe is adapted from Mallika Badrinath’s book “100 Chutney varieties”. Ingredients : 1 cup grated coconut 15 palak leaves Garlic – 2 flakes Green chillies – 4 1/2 lemon 1 teaspoon oil Salt to taste Method: Peel garlic, chop green chillies and fry them in oil. Add […]

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Beetroot Subzi/Poriyal

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Keep calm and cook on. Making small changes in your regular recipes can bring a variety to your routine cooking. This is a beetroot recipe with a slight twist adapted from Mallika Badrinath’s book ” Classic Lunch Recipes”. Ingredients: 2 cups chopped beetroot 1/4 cup chopped onions 2 tbsp grated coconut 1 tsp sambar powder […]

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Protein Parathas

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  “Cooking a fantastic meal is therapeutic. I like the entire process-the chopping, the stirring. At the end, hopefully you get to enjoy a great meal with a friend or loved one.” — Natalie Coughlin Do you find cooking therapeutic? Not if it’s an everyday chore 😆. But trying out a new recipe at a leisurely […]

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Vegetable Corn Bake

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“Food is symbolic of love when words are inadequate.” – Alan D. Wolfel The above quote is so true for all people close to our heart!  Today’s recipe is Vegetable Corn Bake adapted from Tarla Dalal’s book ” 100 calorie snacks”. The only change I have made to the recipe is omitting spinach due to non-availability. […]

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Paneer and Carrot Sandwich

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  “Cooking demands attention, patience, and above all, a respect for the gifts of the earth. It is a form of worship, a way of giving thanks.”– Judith B. Jones Today’s recipe is adapted from Tarla Dalal’s book “Sandwiches”. I have additionally used paneer along with cheese and used onions instead of spring onions. This […]

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Vegetable Panchamel Khichdi

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“If you’re not the one cooking, stay out of the way and compliment the chef.” Michael Strahan Don’t you agree with the above quote? Compliments keep us going and encourages us to try more new recipes. So, let’s learn to appreciate and compliment the people who cook for us. Today’s recipe is adapted from the […]

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Coriander Roti

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This is an extremely hard time for everyone and it also feels like a time when new healthier habits can be formed.  With no restaurants open and more time at home it feels like a great opportunity to cook more meals at home. Cooking a new meal is a great way to have fun on […]

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Pasta with Medici Sauce

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“Life is a combination of magic and pasta,” – Federico Fellini This is absolutely true! Pasta is an emotion for many of us 😃😃. How many pasta lovers here? This recipe has been adapted from the book “Pizzas and Pastas” by Tarla Dalal. If you love pasta and you are a vegetarian, you must have […]

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Meal Plan 5

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I am back with a weekly meal plan on popular demand 😀 Hope all of you are staying home, staying safe and taking care of your health.  Keeping you all in my prayers and wishing that we all heal quicker. Day   Breakfast      Lunch          Dinner           Sunday        Akki […]

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Meal Plan 4

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Here’s a weekly meal plan that will help you planning your meals in advance. Make sure you buy all the ingredients you need and prep them the previous day or whenever convenient. This meal plan is especially designed for all the busy ladies as it reuses some dishes for lunch and dinner. Make sure you […]

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OPOS Carrot Porial

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A simple but basic poriyal recipe that’s healthy and tasty. This poriyal recipe can be adapted for beetroot, beans, cabbage, radish, kohlrabi, red/yellow pumpkin and double beans (avarakkai).  This recipe has been adapted from “OPOS cookbook : 5 minute magic” by Ramakrishnan B. Ingredients : 1 tsp oil 1 tsp mustard seeds (pre-spluttered with or […]

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