Vegetarian Dishes http://www.manjumalhi.com/all-recipes/vegetarian-dishes Tue, 30 Sep 2014 23:53:46 +0000 Joomla! - Open Source Content Management en-gb Green Peppers with Gram Flour - Besan ka Simla Mirch http://www.manjumalhi.com/all-recipes/vegetarian-dishes/370-green-peppers-with-gram-flour-besan-ka-simla-mirch http://www.manjumalhi.com/all-recipes/vegetarian-dishes/370-green-peppers-with-gram-flour-besan-ka-simla-mirch
Green Peppers with Gram Flour - Besan ka Simla Mirch

A delicious lunch snack eaten predominantly in the western parts of India,


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manju@manjumalhi.co.uk (Manju Malhi) Vegetarian Dishes Thu, 15 May 2014 13:29:37 +0000
Vegetable Biryani - Sabz Biryani http://www.manjumalhi.com/all-recipes/vegetarian-dishes/363-vegetable-biryani-sabz-biryani http://www.manjumalhi.com/all-recipes/vegetarian-dishes/363-vegetable-biryani-sabz-biryani
Vegetable Biryani - Sabz Biryani

As the biryani is a Mughlai dish - a dish that has been created by the Mughal emperors who used to rule India centuries ago,


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manju@manjumalhi.co.uk (Manju Malhi) Vegetarian Dishes Mon, 27 Jan 2014 15:50:24 +0000
Spicy Sweet Potatoes Curry http://www.manjumalhi.com/all-recipes/vegetarian-dishes/356-spicy-sweet-potatoes-curry http://www.manjumalhi.com/all-recipes/vegetarian-dishes/356-spicy-sweet-potatoes-curry
Spicy Sweet Potatoes Curry


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manju@manjumalhi.co.uk (Manju Malhi) Vegetarian Dishes Sun, 22 Dec 2013 21:56:25 +0000
Baked Paneer in a Tomato Gravy http://www.manjumalhi.com/all-recipes/vegetarian-dishes/349-baked-paneer-in-a-tomato-gravy http://www.manjumalhi.com/all-recipes/vegetarian-dishes/349-baked-paneer-in-a-tomato-gravy
Baked Paneer in a Tomato Gravy

Generally the Indian cheese known as paneer is predominantly cooked in a tandoor or on a hob,


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manju@manjumalhi.co.uk (Manju Malhi) Vegetarian Dishes Thu, 19 Dec 2013 14:57:09 +0000
Okra in Yogurt - Dahi Bhindi http://www.manjumalhi.com/all-recipes/vegetarian-dishes/169-okra-in-yogurt-dahi-bhindi http://www.manjumalhi.com/all-recipes/vegetarian-dishes/169-okra-in-yogurt-dahi-bhindi
Okra in Yogurt - Dahi Bhindi

Okra in Hindi is known as bhindi. It’s a vegetable that is prepared throughout India. When cut, okra releases a sticky substance that has thickening properties,


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manju@manjumalhi.co.uk (Manju Malhi) Vegetarian Dishes Mon, 10 Sep 2012 22:18:34 +0000
Masala Dosa Filling http://www.manjumalhi.com/all-recipes/vegetarian-dishes/167-masala-dosa-filling http://www.manjumalhi.com/all-recipes/vegetarian-dishes/167-masala-dosa-filling
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Dosa is a popular South Indian pancake that is made from a fermented batter of rice and skinned split black lentils.


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manju@manjumalhi.co.uk (Manju Malhi) Vegetarian Dishes Mon, 10 Sep 2012 22:08:45 +0000
Okra with onions http://www.manjumalhi.com/all-recipes/vegetarian-dishes/166-okra-with-onions http://www.manjumalhi.com/all-recipes/vegetarian-dishes/166-okra-with-onions
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Of all the tropical veggies, Indians love onions the best. A friend of mine, who was used to eating spicy okra in a curry sauce, was amazed to discover its real taste when he tried this recipe.


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manju@manjumalhi.co.uk (Manju Malhi) Vegetarian Dishes Mon, 10 Sep 2012 22:05:22 +0000
Potato Curry http://www.manjumalhi.com/all-recipes/vegetarian-dishes/164-potato-curry http://www.manjumalhi.com/all-recipes/vegetarian-dishes/164-potato-curry
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Here's a special quick curry dish I have prepared to celebrate National Curry Week. It takes about 15 minutes. You can parboil the potatoes in advance for an even speedier treat.


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manju@manjumalhi.co.uk (Manju Malhi) Vegetarian Dishes Mon, 10 Sep 2012 21:57:12 +0000
Green Beans with Garlic and Mustard Seeds http://www.manjumalhi.com/all-recipes/vegetarian-dishes/162-green-beans-with-garlic-and-mustard-seeds http://www.manjumalhi.com/all-recipes/vegetarian-dishes/162-green-beans-with-garlic-and-mustard-seeds
Green Beans with Garlic and Mustard Seeds

Mustard seeds are to southern, south-western and eastern India what cumin seeds are to the north. Used to season just about every savoury preparation,


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manju@manjumalhi.co.uk (Manju Malhi) Vegetarian Dishes Mon, 10 Sep 2012 21:48:17 +0000
Peas with Indian Cheese - Mattar Paneer http://www.manjumalhi.com/all-recipes/vegetarian-dishes/161-peas-with-indian-cheese-mattar-paneer http://www.manjumalhi.com/all-recipes/vegetarian-dishes/161-peas-with-indian-cheese-mattar-paneer
Peas with Indian Cheese - Mattar Paneer

Paneer is a rich source of protein for many Indians who are vegetarian and is the most common form of Indian cheese which unlike western cheeses, contains no rennet.


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manju@manjumalhi.co.uk (Manju Malhi) Vegetarian Dishes Mon, 10 Sep 2012 21:41:00 +0000
Soya Mince Curry http://www.manjumalhi.com/all-recipes/vegetarian-dishes/160-soya-mince-curry http://www.manjumalhi.com/all-recipes/vegetarian-dishes/160-soya-mince-curry
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This is a meat substitute product that can be used in making spicy dishes. Dry soya protein absorbs almost 4 times its weight in liquid and has become increasingly popular due to its health benefits.


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manju@manjumalhi.co.uk (Manju Malhi) Vegetarian Dishes Mon, 10 Sep 2012 21:04:32 +0000
Indian HotPot http://www.manjumalhi.com/all-recipes/vegetarian-dishes/158-indian-hotpot http://www.manjumalhi.com/all-recipes/vegetarian-dishes/158-indian-hotpot
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Dunk your naans into this magical medley of spicy vegetables infused with cumin and chilli. A recipe that's full of flavour with a hint of creamy sweetness courtesy of the coconut milk.


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manju@manjumalhi.co.uk (Manju Malhi) Vegetarian Dishes Mon, 10 Sep 2012 20:43:59 +0000
Vegetable Dhansak http://www.manjumalhi.com/all-recipes/vegetarian-dishes/157-vegetable-dhansak http://www.manjumalhi.com/all-recipes/vegetarian-dishes/157-vegetable-dhansak
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A dhansak is a spiced dish of pureed lentils and vegetables. They are cooked in a tangy sauce. This is a Parsi recipe that comes from western India and is taken from my Easy Indian Cookbook.


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manju@manjumalhi.co.uk (Manju Malhi) Vegetarian Dishes Mon, 10 Sep 2012 20:33:24 +0000
Buttery Spinach and Potatoes http://www.manjumalhi.com/all-recipes/vegetarian-dishes/156-buttery-spinach-and-potatoes http://www.manjumalhi.com/all-recipes/vegetarian-dishes/156-buttery-spinach-and-potatoes
Buttery Spinach and Potatoes

Taken from Easy Indian Cookbook by Manju Malhi published by Duncan Baird Publishers, this popular vegetarian dish known as Saag Aloo, served in Indian restaurants


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manju@manjumalhi.co.uk (Manju Malhi) Vegetarian Dishes Mon, 10 Sep 2012 20:24:30 +0000
Aubergines in Garlic and Chilli Sauce http://www.manjumalhi.com/all-recipes/vegetarian-dishes/153-aubergines-in-garlic-and-chilli-sauce http://www.manjumalhi.com/all-recipes/vegetarian-dishes/153-aubergines-in-garlic-and-chilli-sauce
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As we know, Asians love to cook with aubergines and although the brinjal is believed to be of Indian origin, according to the Oxford Companion to Food by Alan Davidson, the first surviving mention of it is in a Chinese work on agriculture of the 5th century AD.


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wernervp@gmail.com (Super User) Vegetarian Dishes Mon, 10 Sep 2012 19:53:54 +0000
Regal Indian Cheese - Shahi Paneer http://www.manjumalhi.com/all-recipes/vegetarian-dishes/152-regal-indian-cheese-shahi-paneer http://www.manjumalhi.com/all-recipes/vegetarian-dishes/152-regal-indian-cheese-shahi-paneer
Regal Indian Cheese - Shahi Paneer

This recipe can be prepared a day in advance and eaten with shop bought naans. It's a delicious dish fit for a royal occasion and can be truly traditional with British ingredients including the paneer.


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wernervp@gmail.com (Super User) Vegetarian Dishes Mon, 10 Sep 2012 19:51:10 +0000
Smoked Aubergine http://www.manjumalhi.com/all-recipes/vegetarian-dishes/151-smoked-aubergine http://www.manjumalhi.com/all-recipes/vegetarian-dishes/151-smoked-aubergine
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Smoked Aubergine is a North Indian vegetable dish served as an accompaniment to a main meal. The Indian name for this vegetable is brinjal.


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manju@manjumalhi.co.uk (Manju Malhi) Vegetarian Dishes Mon, 10 Sep 2012 19:46:19 +0000
Mushroom and Iceberg Lettuce salad http://www.manjumalhi.com/all-recipes/vegetarian-dishes/149-mushroom-and-iceberg-lettuce-salad http://www.manjumalhi.com/all-recipes/vegetarian-dishes/149-mushroom-and-iceberg-lettuce-salad
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During the summer months, you don't always have to have a bowl of cereal or an English breakfast every morning to kickstart the day. This recipe felt like an all round breakfast with the croutons replacing my toast plus some lightly sauteed mushrooms surrounded by crunchy lettuce.


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wernervp@gmail.com (Super User) Vegetarian Dishes Mon, 10 Sep 2012 19:45:53 +0000
Aloo Gobhi http://www.manjumalhi.com/all-recipes/vegetarian-dishes/148-aloo-gobhi http://www.manjumalhi.com/all-recipes/vegetarian-dishes/148-aloo-gobhi
Aloo Gobhi

Go to any home in the north of India during the winter months and the proverbial aloo gobhi will be served at least once a week, either as an accompaniment to a curry or as the main dish with chapatis. Aloo Gobhi is also one of the most popular side dishes served in restaurants in Britain.


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manju@manjumalhi.co.uk (Manju Malhi) Vegetarian Dishes Mon, 10 Sep 2012 19:32:07 +0000
Okra from Jaipur - Bhindi Jaipuri http://www.manjumalhi.com/all-recipes/vegetarian-dishes/147-okra-from-jaipur-bhindi-jaipuri http://www.manjumalhi.com/all-recipes/vegetarian-dishes/147-okra-from-jaipur-bhindi-jaipuri
Okra from Jaipur - Bhindi Jaipuri

Okra or ladies fingers are an acquired taste but they are an extremely versatile vegetable, used in predominantly dry savoury Indian dishes. This dish is a popular teatime snack and can also be eaten as an accompaniment to a meat curry.


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wernervp@gmail.com (Super User) Vegetarian Dishes Mon, 10 Sep 2012 19:32:01 +0000
Yogurt and Gram Flour Salad http://www.manjumalhi.com/all-recipes/vegetarian-dishes/145-yogurt-and-gram-flour-salad http://www.manjumalhi.com/all-recipes/vegetarian-dishes/145-yogurt-and-gram-flour-salad
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Boondis are pearl drops of gram flour deep-fried in oil. They are readily available from any Asian store or can be obtained by mail order or online.


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wernervp@gmail.com (Super User) Vegetarian Dishes Mon, 10 Sep 2012 15:49:35 +0000
Asparagus Soup http://www.manjumalhi.com/all-recipes/vegetarian-dishes/144-asparagus-soup http://www.manjumalhi.com/all-recipes/vegetarian-dishes/144-asparagus-soup
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A member of the lily family, asparagus are lovely and delicate when simmered on a low heat for 4-5 minutes, then drained when tender and smothered in butter or olive oil, with a dash of salt and pepper and perhaps chilli flakes. Be careful not to overcook.


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wernervp@gmail.com (Super User) Vegetarian Dishes Mon, 10 Sep 2012 15:47:57 +0000
Vegetables In Coconut http://www.manjumalhi.com/all-recipes/vegetarian-dishes/143-vegetables-in-coconut http://www.manjumalhi.com/all-recipes/vegetarian-dishes/143-vegetables-in-coconut
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Avial is a thick, mixed vegetable dish in which the vegetables are chopped and parboiled, flavoured with yogurt, and then cooked in coconut milk (you can use any combination of vegetables). The avial also forms part of a vegetarian feast in Kerala known as the “sadya”.


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wernervp@gmail.com (Super User) Vegetarian Dishes Mon, 10 Sep 2012 15:45:13 +0000
Keralan Brinjals http://www.manjumalhi.com/all-recipes/vegetarian-dishes/142-keralan-brinjals http://www.manjumalhi.com/all-recipes/vegetarian-dishes/142-keralan-brinjals
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When buying aubergines make sure they have a smooth surface
and are light - the heavier ones contain too many seeds. Apparently salting aubergines, which isn't really necessary anymore, makes them absorb less oil when cooked. This recipe is taken from my latest easy peasy cookbook Classic Indian Recipes


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wernervp@gmail.com (Super User) Vegetarian Dishes Mon, 10 Sep 2012 15:43:47 +0000