ANGLO-INDIAN RECIPE BOOKS by Bridget White

ANGLO-INDIAN RECIPE BOOKS by Bridget White
ANGLO-INDIAN RECIPE BOOKS by Bridget White

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Showing posts with label Snacks. Show all posts
Showing posts with label Snacks. Show all posts

Sunday, February 14, 2010

ANGLO-INDIAN DAL MASH

1 cup Tur Dhal or Masur Dhal
2 onions chopped
2 green chillies chopped
1 teaspoon garlic chopped
1 teaspoon ginger chopped
½ teaspoon turmeric powder
¼ teaspoon mustard
A few curry leaves
Salt to taste
1 tablespoon oil

Cook the dal with sufficient water and ½ teaspoon turmeric powder till soft in a pressure cooker. Mash and keep aside. (The dal should be quite thick).
Heat oil in a pan and add the mustard. When it splutters add the chopped onion, green chillies curry leaves, ginger and garlic and fry well till the onions turn golden brown.Add the cooked and mashed dal and mix well. Add a little ghee while serving.

Sunday, October 11, 2009

TOMATO PILAF (TOMATO RICE)


Serves 6
Preparation time 45 minutes

4 large tomatoes pureed and diluted with water to get 4 cups of juice or 1 pack of tomato puree diluted to get 4 cups of juice.
2 teaspoons chopped coriander leaves
2 large onions sliced finely
2 cups Raw Rice or Basmati Rice
Salt to taste
2 teaspoons chilly powder
2 teaspoons ginger and garlic paste
4 cloves, 3 cardamoms, 3 pieces of cinnamon
4 tablespoons oil or ghee
2 teaspoons chopped fresh mint

Heat oil in a pan or a rice cooker and sauté the spices, onions, ginger garlic paste and chilly powder for a few minutes. Add the rice, salt, mint, coriander leaves and tomato juice and cook till the rice is done. Serve with salad and Chicken Curry or Pork Vindaloo.

Monday, September 07, 2009

CHEESE TWISTS

200 grams plain flour / maida
½ teaspoon baking powder
½ teaspoon salt
1 teaspoon white pepper powder
2 tablespoons butter
½ cup shredded cheddar cheese
½ cup milk
Oil for frying

Sift flour, salt, baking powder, and pepper into a medium size mixing bowl. Cut in butter or margarine and cheese with a pastry cutter until mixture is crumbly. Sprinkle cold water over mixture; mix lightly with a fork until mixture holds together and leaves side of bowl.
Roll out on to a floured board about 12x4 inches. Cut crosswise into strips about ½ inch wide. Lift the strips carefully and twist each one gently. Heat sufficient oil in a pan and deep fry the strips till golden Or place twists 1 inch apart on ungreased baking sheets. Bake at 425° for 10 minutes, or until lightly browned. Carefully transfer cheese twists to wire racks to cool

Thursday, August 20, 2009

SIMPLE PEPPER CHICKEN

Serves 6
Preparation Time 30 minutes
1 kg chicken cut into medium size pieces
3 large onions sliced finely
2 teaspoons pepper powder
1 teaspoon turmeric powder
2 tablespoons oil
salt to taste
Heat oil in a pan and fry the onions lightly. Add the chicken and mix in the pepper powder, tumeric powder and salt. Add ½ cup of water and cook on low heat till the chicken is tender and semi dry. Simmer for 10 more minutes stirring occasionally till the chicken gets a good shiny colour.
Alternately, the chicken can be par boiled with a little water and then added to the sautéed onions and pepper

Thursday, August 06, 2009

My New Cookery Book... THE ANGLO-INDIAN SNACK BOX


THE ANGLO-INDIAN SNACK BOX
THE ANGLO-INDIAN SNACK BOX is a collection of simple and easy to follow recipes of tasty snacks, short eats, nibbles and finger food. The repertoire covers a variety of vegetarian as well as non-vegetarian snacks which includes savouries, sandwiches,wraps, rolls, pastries, sweets etc and can easily be prepared from ingredients commonly available at home.

Wednesday, June 24, 2009

CHICKEN FRITTERS

Ingredients
½ kg boneless chicken cut into small pieces
3 tablespoons chillie garlic sauce
3 tablespoons corn flour
3 tablespoons plain flour (maida)
salt to taste
Oil for deep frying

Make a batter with the corn flour, plain flour / maida and salt with sufficient water. The batter should be slightly thick. Mix the chicken pieces with the sauce and mix into the batter. Heat oil in a pan and drop in spoonfuls of the mixture a little at a time and deep fry till golden brown. Use kitchen absorbent paper to remove excess oil. Serve hot with tomato sauce.

Thursday, May 28, 2009

Savoury Brain Fritters

2 Sheep Brains or ½ kg Beef Brain
2 teaspoons pepper powder
3 tablespoons flour (Maida)
1 egg beaten
Salt to taste
Oil for frying

Wash the Brains well and remove the veins etc. Cut them into 1” pieces. Make a batter with the beaten egg, flour, salt, pepper powder and a little water. Mix with the pieces of brain. Heat oil in a pan and when drop in the batter covered brain and deep fry till golden brown. Serve hot.

For a difference in taste, use Besan flour instead of Maida and finely chopped green chillies, green coriander and onions may be added to the batter

Tuesday, February 24, 2009

LEMON AND ALMOND CAKE

250 grams butter
250 grams sugar (powdered)
3 Eggs beaten
4 tablespoons freshly squeezed lemon / lime juice
2 teaspoons grated rind of lemons
200 grams powdered almonds or almond powder
1 teaspoon baking powder
200 grams plain flour
A pinch of salt
4 tablespoons icing sugar
Preheat the oven to 160 degrees centigrade. Grease and line a 22 cm baking tin.Sift the flour, baking powder and salt together. Cream the butter and sugar together until light and creamy. Add the beaten eggs and mix well. Stir in the flour, almond powder, lemon rind and lime juice. Spoon the mixture into the greased baking tin and smoothen the top. Bake for 45 to 55 minutes till the top is golden brown and the cake is cooked. Dust the top with icing sugar. Serve hot or cold.

Tuesday, November 25, 2008

CHICKEN PUFFS

3 cups refined flour / maida


½ kg boneless chicken

2 onions chopped

2 teaspoons pepper powder

50 grams butter

½ teaspoon baking powder

1/2 kg oil for frying

Salt to taste

1teaspoon chillie powder

2 teaspoons chopped coriander leaves

1 teaspoon chopped ginger

Sift the flour with a teaspoon of salt and baking powder. Mix the butter with the flour and knead into a stiff dough using very little water. Keep aside.



Heat 2 tablespoons oil in a pan and sauté the chopped ginger and onions lightly. Add the mince, chillie powder, pepper powder, coriander leaves and salt. Stir well and cook on low heat till the mince is cooked and all the water dries up. Remove and keep aside to cool. Now take the prepared pastry dough onto a floured board and rollout into a thin sheet. Cut rounds of about 10 cm diameter with a saucer. Put a little mince on one half of the rounds and fold the other half over. Seal the edges by dampening with a little water. Prepare the puffs in this way till all the dough and mince is used up.

Heat oil for frying in a fairly deep pan till smoky. Slowly drop in the puffs one by one (as many as the pan can hold). Fry till crisp and brown on both sides. Remove from the oil and drain. Serve hot

Wednesday, October 08, 2008

POTATO PATTIES

½ Kg potatoes boiled and mashed

2 slices bread

3 teaspoons chopped coriander leaves

2 green chillies chopped

½ teaspoon pepper powder

3 tablespoons bread crumbs

½ teaspoon chopped ginger

Salt to taste

1 egg beaten

Soak the bread in water, squeeze and crush. Mix with the mashed potato and all the other ingredients (except the bread crumbs and beaten eggs). Make small balls of the potato dough. Flatten and shape into patties. Dip each in the beaten egg, roll in bread crumbs and shallow fry in hot oil on both sides till golden brown. Serve hot with mint chutney or tomato ketch up