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Vegetable Kofta Curry

Sky is blue, Tomatoes are red, Milk is white, and Hairs are black…well this was what my son knew about colors of things that he sees, in day to day life. He was taught that cabbage is light green, capsicums are dark green, cauliflower is pale white and tomatoes are big and red (or sometimes […]
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Macroli Patata~A guest Recipe

As mentioned in my previous post, I am very much excited to present Mrs HAAG (She preferred to be addressed like that, since these are Initials of her name) The lady originally from India, is now settled abroad , but Thankfully she still likes Sindhi food.Without any more delay I hand over to dear Haag, […]
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Bhee Patata

Memories are myopic? Are they?? Well I don’t completely agree to this belief, since I am amongst those who dwell in beautiful past. I hate to look at reprehensible stuff around me, but unfortunately I am always forced to throw myself in pits of gloom, corruption, political vested interests and rising prices and declining bank […]
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Pakora Kadhi

The Festive season is gone, but it took some time for the feeling to sink in ! So till then I kept cooking some more sinful food in my Rasoi. Pakora curry being one of them, I enjoy making this, coz ; it is so easy and handy when miraculously your refrigerator is free from […]
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Bhee Paalak~Lotus stem in spinach curry

Before the invasion of Paneer (cottage cheese) in Sindhi kitchens, Bhee or Lotus stem or kamalkakdi enjoyed the Numero Uno position,where festive food was concerned. Bhee and Dingri (mushrooms) were supposed to be the food for family functions, marriage ceremonies, festivals etc, when nonveg was restricted . Here is an information about Lotus stem that […]
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Butter Paneer

Paneer or cottage cheese is THE  most famous ingredient (after potato)which is generously used in Indian cuisine.Every restaurant caters number of paneer dishes and it is almost compulsory  in our community to cook at least one paneer based dish, when some guests are expected to dine with us So when dear  Srivalli of Cooking4allseasons , […]
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Toori (smooth gourd)in onion tomato base

Toori, turai or  ridgegourd, is very popular in Sindhi cuisine.Globally it is known by many different names, like  Angled loofah/luffa, ridged loofah, ridged gourd, silk gourd, angled gourd, silk squash, Chinese okra sing qua, tori or toray (Indian), see gua (and other Chinese variations), patola (Philippines)etc As the name suggests, ridged gourds have ridges,while smooth […]
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A healthy Meal

  Its Confession time now and I am about to divulge few food secrets of mine. I hate to drink milk,  gorge on panipuris and sevpuris atleast thrice a month, I drop in a blob of butter in pavbahji while cooking it (my hubby don’t like to have butter, but he wants a restaurant like […]
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Kadhoo (lauki) Jha Kofta

Health Zeal says that “The bottle gourd is low in saturated fat and cholesterol yet high in dietary fibre, vitamin C, riboflavin, zinc, thiamin, iron, magnesium and manganese. It also contains moderate amount of vitamin-B complex. Its high water content makes it very cooling. Medicinally, it is used as a purgative, an antidote for certain […]
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Methi Patata

Methi or fenugreek leaves, is one of my personal favourite and I always like to relish it with some really hot khichdi, or plain rice.Though bitter, Ilike the flavour it imparts to any dish, be it methi patata (potatoes) or methi paneer (cottage cheese).Even the dried methi leaves called kasuri methi holds a special position […]
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Veg keema(Soyabean Nuggets and TVP in Gravy)

Veg keema(Soyabean Nuggets and TVP in Gravy)   Author: Alka Serves: 3 Prep time: 15 mins Cook time: 30 mins Total time: 45 mins Print   Healthy Nutrela recipe Ingredients Soyabean chunks (Nuggets /badi soyabean) 50 gms TVP (choti soyabean) 50 gms Onions 3 Tomatoes 2 Green chillies 3 Ginger Turmeric powder ¼ tsp Coriander […]
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Wadi Patata

The most flavorful curry, sundried lentil dumplings, cooked along with potatoes in onion gravy Wadi Patata   Author: Alka Recipe type: Main course Serves: 3 Prep time: 10 mins Cook time: 40 mins Total time: 50 mins Print   Badi or sundried lentil dumplings cooked in onion gravy with potatoes, a bursting with flavors, spicy […]
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Petho

Petho   Author: Alka Recipe type: Side dish Serves: 2 Prep time: 15 mins Cook time: 20 mins Total time: 35 mins Print   Easy Pumpkin recipe, pressure cooked bhopla recipe Ingredients Petho(pumpkin) 250 gm Onion 1 Tomato 1 Green chillies 2-3 Ginger Salt as per taste Turmeric powder ¼ tsp Coriander powder 1 tsp Red […]
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