Sev Puri
Feb21

Sev Puri

  Ingredients • Flat Round Thin Puris (also available at Indian stores) – 12-15 • Small Potatoes boiled and cut into round pieces – 2-3 • Small Raw Green Mangoes finely chopped (optional) – 1 ½ • Small Cucumber (finely chopped) • Fine Thin Sev – 1 ½  cups • Fresh Bunch Cilantro (washed and finely chopped) – 1 ½  cup • Sweet Tamarind...

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Cucumbers the chinese way
Jul31

Cucumbers the chinese way

  Ingredients •3 medium house cucumbers, cut into 2” in length and ½” inch width •3 tbsp soy sauce •Dash of salt (may omit if you do not like it salty) •½ tsp brown sugar •Dash of hing, optional •¼ cup Chinese vinegar •1/8 tsp chili flakes •1 tsp Chinese sesame oil Preparation 1.In a medium bowl, mix all ingredients together and well. 2.Cover the bowl and chill for a day before serving. 3.***One of the most popular side dishes in...

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Unbeetable beet juice
Jun26

Unbeetable beet juice

Ingredients • 2 Beetroots • 2 carrots • 1 cucumber • 6-7 fresh mint leaves • ¾ Tsp lemon juice Preparation 1. Peel the vegetables and cut them into chunks. 2. Pass all the vegetables and the mint through the juicer. 3. Collect the juice in a serving glass and discard the residue. 4. Serve with a dash of lemon juice. Yield 10 oz By Anand Lila Devi Dasi  ...

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Cucumber Soup
May30

Cucumber Soup

  Ingredients • Cucumber – 1 kg • Lemon – 1 • Pepper powder – a pinch • Vegetable Stock – 7 cups • Milk – 1½ cup • Corn flour – 1 tsp • Butter – 1 tsp • Salt – as required • Green food color – 1 drop Preparation 1. Melt butter in a pot. 2. Add grated cucumber and 7 cup vegetable stock. 3. Boil for 10-15 minutes. When cool,...

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Lemon Stuffed with Almond-Chickpea Pate
Mar11

Lemon Stuffed with Almond-Chickpea Pate

  Inspired by a dish served at Robert Carrier’s Hintelsham Hall in England, these appetizer salads are perfect for small parties, brunches or late-night dinners: hollowed-out lemons filled with hummous-like chickpea pate, served with decorative vegetable crudités and/or crackers.   Preparation time (after assembling ingredients): 15 minutes Chilling time: at least 1 hour   Ingredients • Lemons...

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