Homemade Lemonade

Ingredients: Lemons (small) – 4 to 5 Water – 2 litres Sugar – 1 cup Salt – 1/2 tsp Black pepper powder – 1/2 tsp   Method: Take 2 litres of water, then take 4 to 5 lemons and cut them into half. Squeeze them all one by one. Add 1 cup of sugar, 1/2…

Pakoray/Potato and Onion Fritters

Ingredients: Potatoes – 2 (sliced) Onions – 2 (sliced) Gram flour – 4 tbsp Red chili powder – 1/2 tsp Cumin powder – 1 tsp Salt (as required) Water (as required)   For frying: Cooking oil – 1/2 cup   Method: Take 2 medium size potatoes and onions, slice them. Then, take a bowl and…

Strawberry Jam

Ingredients: Strawberry – 1kg. Sugar – 1kg. Method: Take 1 kg of strawberries and wash them. Remove the leaves. Cut them into half. Take a separate bowl and add 1 kg of sugar. Refrigerate the strawberries overnight. Then, take a deep cooking saucepan and add strawberries. Mash them in a low heat flame. Once mashed,…

Homemade Desi Ghee

Method: Take 1 kg cream (malai) from fresh milk. (I have been storing cream in the refrigerator for almost 10 to 15 days, and once it reaches 1 kg or more, only then you can make ghee). Add the cream into the deep cooking saucepan. Keep on stirring the cream. Remember, heat the cream in…

Spinach Mutton Curry/Palak Gosht

Method: Add 4 tbsp of oil and 2 medium size onions in a deep cooking saucepan. Add 1 tsp of ginger and garlic chopped. Once the onions are caramelized well…Add 1 kg of mutton (boiled). Add 1/2 tsp of grinded dundicut peppers, 1 tsp of red chili powder, 1 tsp of turmeric powder, 1 tsp…

Minced meat with potatoes and coriander leaves/Aalo Keema

Ingredients: Minced meat (beef) – 1/2 kg Potatoes (cubes) – 3 Onions (chopped) – 3 Cooking oil – 4 to 5 tbsp Salt (as required) Water – 1 cup Ginger and garlic paste – 1 tbsp Red chilli powder – 1/2 tsp Turmeric powder – 1/2 tsp Black cardamom – 2 Garam masala powder –…

OVEN CLEANING!

Take two teaspoons of sodium carbonate/washing soda and a half glass of synthetic vinegar, dissolve sodium carbonate into the synthetic vinegar, dip the kitchen sponge into the solution and tap the kitchen sponge inside your microwave oven, leave it for 10-15mins, wipe it off with a clean piece of cloth. All dirt and oil will…

Plum Chutney

Ingredients: Dried plums – 1/2 kg Water – 3 to 4 cups Sugar – 2 cups Green cardamom – 2 to 3 pods Cinnamon – 1 stick Dried pumpkin seeds – 1 tsp Almonds – 6 or 7 Method: First, keep the dried plums overnight in water so that they are soaked well and be…

Chocolate Cold Cake

Ingredients: Cocoa powder – 2 tbsp Egg – 1 Sugar – 1/2 cup Butter – 250 grams Marie biscuit or any other biscuit you like – 3 rolls (9 biscuits in each roll) Butter paper roll – (16×12 size)   Method: Take a double boiler, add butter, cocoa powder, mix well, add sugar and keep…

INDIGESTION REMEDY!

Take 10 to 12 mint leaves, 1 teaspoon fennel seeds and 2 cups of water, add all these ingredients in a small deep saucepan and let it boil for 5mins till it is golden in color. Strain and serve hot in a cup. A healthy tip for those who are having indigestion.

Doughnuts with icing sugar and melted chocolate

Ingredients: Flour – 1 cup Egg – 1 Caster Sugar – 3/4 cup Butter – 2 tbsp Baking powder – 1 tbsp Oil for deep frying For icing: Icing sugar – 2 tbsp Melted chocolate – 100 grams   Method: Take a deep glass bowl. Add flour, egg, caster sugar, butter and baking powder into…