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Karela Tikkis by Tarla Dalal
Though unpleasantly bitter, karela tops the list of diabetes-friendly foods. It contains 'gurmarin', a polypeptide that works like insulin in our body and helps to regulate blood sugar levels. Combine karela with carrots and low - fat paneer to make these surprisingly delicious tikkis.
28 Aug 15
Baked Masala Sev by Tarla Dalal
You will not believe that the humble sev can get so exciting and healthy too! For starters, the besan dough is perked up with tomato pulp and tongue-tickling spice powders, but the excitement just begins there. This lovely, tangy, crispy snack is interestingly baked instead of being deep-fried in oi ....
27 Aug 15
Tomato Chutney ( Cooking with 1 Tsp Oil) by Tarla Dalal
This tangy chutney is the best combination for bland dishes like Idli
and appe! One of the most popular South Indian
chutneys, this is sure to perk up any meal it is served with. Purée the mixture of sautéed tomatoes, onions and dals ....
07 Aug 15
Pasta and Vegetable Salad by Tarla Dalal
If you thought pasta dishes are always loaded with calories, due to cheese and white sauce commonly used in their preparation, have a look at this recipe – and you will change your mind. Here, a minimal amount of whole wheat pasta is prepared as a salad along with crunchy and colourful veggies, whic ....
31 Jul 15
Low- Cal Mayonnaise by Tarla Dalal
Here's a low cal version of mayonnaise that will surely pacify health conscious people who always feel let down as they have to curb the intake of mayonnaise in continental dishes. This recipes reduces the calories almost to half as compared to our regular mayonnaise. Unusual ingredients like bread ....
18 Jul 15
Dal Pandoli by Tarla Dalal
Pandoli is a Gujarati
snack cooked in a unique style using a double boiler. Chola dal reinforces this recipe with nutrients like proteins, calcium, iron, and folic acid. However, it is very important to soak the dal for a few hours to increase its digestibility. ....
30 Jun 15
Methi Paneer Paratha by Tarla Dalal
Paneer paratha itself is quite popular. Being succulent and flavourful, it appeals to everybody. Now, here is an even more exciting version made using low fat paneer that is perked up with aromatic fenugreek leaves! The methi contributes not just flavour but also substantial amounts of vitamin A and ....
22 Jun 15
Batata Vada ( Non Fried Snacks ) by Tarla Dalal
Batata Vada, this popular street-food from Western India has gained a place in the hearts of Indians all over the country. Potatoes ensure that these vadas are filling, while the ginger, green chillies, coriander and lemon juice pep up the flavour, making your taste-buds crave for more, even when yo ....
13 Jun 15
Low Cal Tomato Soup by Tarla Dalal
A perfect low-calorie substitute for creamy tomato soup in which the creamy texture is retained by the addition of protein rich moong dal and low-fat milk. The use of only 1 tsp of butter for 6 servings makes this recipe truly healthy. Using toasted whole wheat bread croutons for serving is just the ....
02 Jun 15
Low-calorie Vegetable Au Gratin by Tarla Dalal
While it is true that cheese and white sauce are the mainstay of the Vegetable Au Gratin; that does not mean that this dish is totally taboo for weight watchers. By using a low-cal white sauce thickened with cauliflower and whole wheat flour, and by reducing the amount of cheese, it is possible to r ....
02 Jun 15
Low Calorie Spinach Soup by Tarla Dalal
You will thoroughly enjoy this nutrient-dense, easy-to-prepare spinach soup. Cooking it with low-fat milk gives it a lovely emerald green colour, which together with the aroma of sautéed onions and garlic, makes this soup irresistible! This soup is especially recommended for all the weight-conscious ....
31 May 15
Spinach, Lettuce and Spring Onion Soup by Tarla Dalal
Despite playing an important role in the meal, to kindle one’s appetite and set the expectations for the coming meal, most people settle with simple tomato or mixed veg soups! Why do that, when there is a delectable variety? Try this Spinach, Lettuce and Spring Onion Soup for an option that is flavo ....
30 May 15
Grated Cauliflower with Peas by Tarla Dalal
Cauliflower has an innate charm, which pleases people of all age groups if prepared properly. Its subtle flavour is not only pleasing to the palate, but also works well with varied ingredients and spices, as you will see in this delicious preparation of Grated Cauliflower with Peas. Fibre-rich green ....
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