Monday, September 28, 2009

Baby Corn Coins


1 cup sliced baby corns
1/2 cup all purpose flour/maida
1 tbsp cornflour
1 tsp ginger garlic paste
1 tsp chilli powder
1 tsp soya sauce
1 tsp chilli sauce
water as needed
salt to taste
oil to deep fry


Mix flour, cornflour, ginger garlic paste, soya sauce, chilli sauce and salt. Add water to make a thick paste. Boil the sliced baby corns in salted boiling water for 5 minutes and drain. Dip the baby corns in the flour paste and deep fry in hot oil until golden brown. Serve with ketchup.

Serves 2

NOTE: If using canned baby corn, there is no need to boil. Just slice and deep fry them.

Sunday, September 20, 2009

Banana Dosa


2 ripe bananas
1 cup fine rava/semolina/chiroti rava
3/4 cup wheat flour
1 1/2 cup fresh yogurt
1/2 cup jaggery
1/4 cup grated fresh coconut
pinch of soda
pinch of salt


Blend bananas, jaggery and yogurt until smooth. Add the remaining ingredients and mix well. The batter should be a fairly thick consistency. Heat tava, pour the batter and roast until golden brown on both sides. Serve hot with ghee.

Serves 4

NOTE: You can adjust the amount of jaggery according to your taste. If the batter is too thick, add more yogurt instead of water.