Showing posts from October, 2014

A melange

A melange Sometimes, we get saddled with random vegetables in the kitchen. I had bell peppers, indian cottage cheese and baby corn at my disposal. Here is a paneer jalfreez with all these ingredients.
Contributed by Rajan Manickavasagam.
Published 17. October 2014

Ingredients1 teaspoon of salt (or to taste)1 tablespoon of crushed black pepper 1 tablespoon ginger garlic paste2 chopped red onion250 gm diced indian cottage cheese2-3 chopped red chilli1/2 teaspoon red chilli powder1 teaspoon of turmeric1/2 teaspoon coriander powder1/2 tablespoon of garam masala powder1/2 teaspoon asafoetida1 cardamom1 cinnamon4-5 tablespoon of vegetable oil2 chopped bell peppers6 chopped baby corn1 teaspoon cumin seeds InstructionsHeat oil in a pan or a wok.Add asafoetida powder and cumin seeds.Once the oil is hot, add the chopped onions, baby corn and bell pepper. Saute in medium heat for a while.Add all the powders, ginger garlic paste and spices. Continue to saute.Add salt to taste.Add the cottage che…