Tag Archives: Yogurt

Pumpkin Raita

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Here in US we can get the pumpkins already cut into small slices. I have given a recipe for a cool, refreshing raita which is a great accompaniment for spicy rice dishes like pulav and biryani.

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Punjabi Samosa

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Samosas are probably the most popular Indian snack, and street food. Samosas when paired with cilantro chutney are simply out of this world. I think they are universally loved and hard to resist. I have made variations and minor changes to my samosa recipe over the years. Check out my new and improved recipe for this family favorite!

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Salted Mint Lassi (Salted Yogurt Drink)

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Lassi is a healthful yogurt-based drink, popular throughout India. Mint and ginger give it a tangy and refreshing taste. Mint Lassi is a great compliment to any meal, especially during summer.

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Shrikhand – Sweet Flavorful Yogurt

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Shrikhand is a classic dessert of Western India. Plain yogurt is transformed into an aromatic delicacy flavored with saffron and cardamom.

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Vegetable Raita (Yogurt)

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Indian meals are not complete unless the meal includes a yogurt dish such as a raita. This is a colorful raita and can bright up any meal.

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Vegetable Rice (Pulav)

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Vegetable pulav has a mix of vegetables and spices. This is a great dish for get-togethers, especially for lunch. If you are not in the mood to prepare a big meal, use vegetable pulav as a one-dish meal with yogurt, pickle, papadam or chutney.

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Veggie Salad Wraps

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I came up with this recipe after I saw the email announcing the contest for august 2010. I have been growing mung bean sprouts so I decided to include those in the recipe. The remaining ingredients were determined by the produce and herbs available in my vegetable garden at the time. The filling is almost […]

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Yogurt Chutney

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Yogurt chutney is great paired with dosas and pudas. It is a great and less time-consuming variation from the more commonly used chutneys, such as coconut chutney.

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Yogurt Rice (Curd Rice, Mosaranna)

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Yogurt rice or curd rice is a popular South Indian dish. Yogurt Rice makes a great side dish or good for lunch box as a complete meal.

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