Category Archives: Recipes

Pudla for breakfast

This morning I felt like having some savory pancakes for breakfast. Luckily I had Nila Aunty’s recipe in my files. It is such a simple and delicious breakfast that I wanted to share it with you.

– Chickpea flour, 1 cup
– Cream of wheat 1/4 cup
– water, 1 – 1 ¼ cup
– salt, 1tsp
– lemon juice, at least 2 tsp, more to taste
– green chili or dry cayenne pepper ½ tsp, more to taste
– tomato,one, chopped, more to taste
– cilantro, for garnish, or mix in 1 Tbsp to batter
– chopped greens, ½ cup, add more if desired
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Soy Yogurt Kadhi

Soy Yogurt Kadhi
 Features: Soy yogurt in place of dairy yogurt to accompany khichdi.
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California Quinoa Khichdi

California Quinoa Khichdi

Features: Low glycemic index, with protein rich quinoa and mung beans, calcium and iron rich greens, and Indian home/comfort food taste! 

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Kulfi Recipe

An awesome vegan Jain family, Shilpa, Keyur and kids,  based in Fremont made more than 500 samples of this yummy kulfi that they handed out during the JCNC celebrations in August. Here is the recipe:

Vegan Kulfi (Indian Ice Cream Recipe)

Features: Sweet, creamy frozen treat, with no pretentions of being a health food, but a lovely taste of Indian ice cream on a hot day.

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