Gujiya prepared with semolina and dry fruits tastes really scrumptious. These gujiyas have longer shelf life then other gujiyas. If mawa is not available, then making gujiyas with semolina is a better option.
"Gur khaye aur Gulgule se parhez?", you must have heard this proverb in Hindi but have you actually eaten Gulgule?
Gulgule Pua or Sweet Pua Recipe is a very easy one. In western Uttar Pradesh this is the first dish that a new bride cooks in the house. These Sweet Puas are also prepared during Pujas or religious rites. While Mal Pua is a bit flat, Gulgule Pua is in the shape of a Pakoda. If you have a sweet tooth then you will surely like these sweet Gulglue Puas.
Fara or Pitha can be made as Namkeen or Sweet Pitha . Sweet Pitha is a type of sweet meat and is made with rice flour, milk and dry fruits.
Sweet Pitha is made during the occasion of Makar Sankranti or Kali Puja in Bengal, hot Sweet Pitha is also prepared and eaten a lot during winters in Bengal. Namkeen Pitha is known as Main Fara or Fara in Uttar Pradesh. You can make Namkeen Pitha for breakfast any day. It is very tasty, Fara is made from wheat flour, Suji, rice flour or wheat flour and Suji mixed together or all three mixed together. Very less oil/Ghee is used while preparing Namkeen Pitha. You can choose between vegetables or lentils that are to be filled in it. Namkeen Pitha can be prepared by cooking it in steam or by boiling in water. It is specially prepar
Buknu can be consumed as churan and also can be used as masala. It is very famous in Kanpur. This can be sprinkled on parantha, roti, chaat or can be added in dal or sabzi for enhancing taste. Along with some spices used in kitchen, ayurvedic spices are also used to make buknu which helps improve our digestion.
Lentils(Dal) are an important source for proteins. If you make different lentils everyday then they will seem much more delicious. Whole Masoor Lentis is very tasty, so let us make it for tonight's dinner.
Poha Chivda Namkeen is obviously tasty but Sweet Sour Mixed Chivda has much more range in taste. Even those who don't prefer spicy will like it a lot. Small kids eat Khatta Mitha Mix Chivda with much delight.
Chandiya is usually prepared post any festival or in marriages after when the bride enters the house. Chandiya can be made when you want to make some special for your family which is not much sweet in taste and yet desirable.
Chandiya is made with chilka urad dal or dhuli urad dal. But chandiya made with chilka urad dal is tastier. Lets start making Chandiya today.
Dal (Pulses) are a common recipe made in homes on daily basis. They are rich in protein and Arhar Dal(lentil) is mostly found in Northern part of India, also known as Tuvar Dal or Toor Dal. We can prepare Arhar Dal in many ways. Always keep in mind few things while cooking any Dal. The Dal should not be either overcooked or undercooked, you should be able to see the each Pulse separately. Come today we'll cook Arhar Dal for the Lunch.