Thursday, December 28, 2017

Til ki chutney

End of December is Strom cooking

. It has lots of dips, chutneys and sides for the celebration of new year eve.

Here's a chutney which is Very suitable for winters and go well with salads., fries etc

Til ki chutney

White Til 1 cup
Coriander leaves handful
Green chilli 2
Black salt
Red chilli flakes pinch
Sugar 1/2 tsp
Lemon juice 1/4 cup

Toast Til on tawa

Grind all except lemon juice in sil batta. Add lemon juice and enjoy

Wednesday, December 13, 2017

Bun tikki

Old times never get fade from over memory

We remember them a lot and crave for that non branded  street foods which we have  relished outside our college /university campus.

They were fresh and all were made in front of your eyes.  
One thing was tikki bun which could beat your burger
Wahi college Wala bun tikki

Bun Tikki


Buns 2-3
Boiled potato 3
Bread 2 slices (sides cut)
Paneer 250 gms
Corn flour 3 tbsp
Hawkers Masala
Roasted crushed zeera 1 tsp
Red chilli flakes 1 tsp
Chaat masala  1 tsp

For tikki - In a bowl  mix mashed potatoes, paneer, corn flour,  crushed wet bread slices. Add salt, red chilli powder and make round tikki and fry till crispy
Then cut the bun and make  cavity in center.  Heat bun over Tawa and put masala inside the bun and press crunchy tikki with hand little and place inside hot bun.   Serve with choice of chutney and sprinkle done masala over it. 

Saturday, December 2, 2017

Almond chikki

Come winters and Indian mothers have lot of munching bites for their kids. Whether ladoo, chikkis, panjiris or nimkis.

Here's quick recipe for chikkis

Almond chikki


Almonds chopped 1 cup
Jaggery/gud chopped 1/2 kg
desi ghee 2 tbsp

In a thick wok add ghee and chopped jaggery. Let it melts completely with constant stirring.
Take off flame and add chopped almonds.
Mix well.
Take greased plate n spread it evenly with knife or spatula before the mixture gets cooled.
Let it set for one hour.
Cut in desired shape

These are pure desi style rocky roads.
You can use mixed nuts and dark plain chocolate too in place of jaggery

Friday, December 1, 2017

Saag mutton

Saag mutton

Winters special

1 kg of Mutton
1/2 kg spinach (Palak)
2 Tomatoes grated
2 Onions fine chopped
1 tsp. of feared Ginger (Adrak)
1 tsp. Coriander Powder
1 tsp. Red Chilli Powder
1 tsp turmeric powder
2 tsp. Garlic Paste
Garam masala 2 tsp
1 ladle Cooking Oil
Add oil in a pressure cooker and heat.
Add the grated ginger, garlic and fine chopped onion and fry the onions for a few seconds. Add mutton and bhuno for, 20. Mins at low heat.
Add tomato puree and cook till oil leaves sides.
Add fine chopped palak nd mix. Cook till palak reduces to half qty.
Add salt and spices
Add enough water. Close the pressure pan and allow the meat to cook until soft. Or till 3-4 whistles
Open lid and simmer till water dries up
Add garam masala
Just bhuno meat in palak till oil leaves sides .
If necessary, add little water to get a gravy.
Serve with rice

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