appetizers/snacks, snacks, vegetarian recipes

Baked Batata Vada

One of the popular street food of India batata vada ( fried potato dumplings) usually served with green chutney or with pav. This is best tea time snacks enjoyed with a cup of hot tea.These are usually deep fried spiced potato dumplings dipped in gram flour batter. Here i have made a healthy less oil version of these vadas using an appam…

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appetizers/snacks, vegetarian recipes

Raw Banana Cumin Stir Fry

This stir fry is a simple side dish with just few ingredients and ready within 30 minutes. Ingredients: 3-4 raw bananas cut in roundles 2 tsp cumin seeds 1 tsp roasted cumin seeds powder salt to taste 1 tbsp of oil/ ghee( clarified butter) 1 tsp red chilli powder 1 tsp turmeric powder chopped coriander leaves for garnish Method: Wash…

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appetizers/snacks, vegetarian recipes

baked samosas

Its raining !!! And it calls for bhajiyas, pakode, vades and my personal favorites Samosas.Samosas are made from a flaky pastry stuffed with potatoes and peas mixture.Imagine dunking hot samosas in tomato sauce or imli/tamarind chutney.Yum isn’t it.Now imagine making it guiltfree, replacing the unhealthy maida flour with whole wheat four and instead of frying them bake it with a…

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