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उबालकर कर पकाया हुई - हिन्दी में पढ़ें (Boiled recipes in Hindi)
બાફીને બનતી રેસિપિ - ગુજરાતી માં વાંચો (Boiled recipes in Gujarati)

Boiled Indian recipes, Boiled Food recipes

Indian Veg Boiled Recipes

Boiling is undoubtedly one of India’s favourite cooking techniques. Not only is it healthy and all that, but it also innately matches well with our taste requirements. Veggies cooked to the right level of softness yet retaining a mild crispness fit perfectly into our spicy gravies. Broken wheat boiled to the right level, not mushy yet well cooked, is just perfect for sheeras. And then, the yummy boiled beans that go into the usal. So on and so forth the story goes on about recipes made perfect using the humble cooking method!

Sprouted and Boiled MoongSprouted and Boiled Moong

Indian Veg Boiled Soup Recipes

Boiling is just perfect for soups, because you can cook the ingredients to the perfect level as required by the recipe. You can also get sufficient stock for the base. If it is a pureed soup, you can cook the veggies soft. If the boiled veggies are added as it is, you can retain the crispness to give the soup a nice bite. 

Be it the Paneer and Spinach Soup, the Oats and Vegetable Broth, the Coco Peanut Soup or the Mushroom Soup, boiling is the right technique for you. You can also make light and comforting dal-based soups like the Moong Osaman. The cooking method gives you delicious results in a healthy way. 

Mushroom Soup

Mushroom Soup

Indian Boiled Veg Starters, Salads and Snacks

How boring would a day be without quick bites, be it the starters and salads served with a meal, tea-time snacks, or anytime hunger busters? Well, boiling does help to make your starters and snacks quicker and a bit healthier than more oily cooking methods. 

Have a go at the exotic but healthy Cous Cous Salad and yummy Potato Saung, the easy and comforting Rice Khichu or healthy Nachni Khichu

Cous Cous Salad, Healthy Cous Cous SaladCous Cous Salad, Healthy Cous Cous Salad

Indian Curries Using Boiling Method

Boiling method is probably the secret behind the success of most Indian curries. It helps in two aspects. First of all, it helps to make the gravy or base in a much easier and quicker fashion. For example, cooking tomatoes for the gravy or dal for your Sambar. Check out how to make Basic Makhani Gravy and Tomato Gravy using this cooking method. 

Then, of course, boiling enables you to cook the veggies that go into the gravy, to the perfect texture. When you boil the veggies, you can add them stage by stage, so that all the veggies get cooked to the right consistency. Hard and fibrous veggies that take longer to cook go into the pot earlier, while those that are softer are thrown in later. So, at the end of the cooking process, they are all cooked to perfection. None are uncooked, none are mushy! Have a go at delectable Indian boiled veg curries like the Mangalorean Drumstick Curry, Subzi Kadhi and Cabbage Poriyal

Manglorean Drumstick CurryManglorean Drumstick Curry

Indian Dal Recipes

No Indian meal is complete without protein-rich dal recipes. It is usually served for lunch as well as dinner, along with rotis or rice. Be it North Indian dal delights like the Hariyali Dal, Vaal ki Usal or Dahiwali Toovar Dal, or South Indian treats like the Sambhar, Tomato Rasam or Kovalam Mutter, you can quickly add a dose of the all-rounder nutrient, protein, to your meal using the method of boiling. 

Hariyali Dal ( Cooking with 1 Teaspoon Oil)Hariyali Dal ( Cooking with 1 Teaspoon Oil)

Indian Veg Boiled Rice Dishes

Most of us have rice with at least one meal of the day, and it is quite easy to make a variety of rice-based dishes using boiling. Plus, you can also throw in some dal, veggies and myriad spices to make it a one-pot meal! For a simple meal, try the Green Peas Pulao. When you want the world on your lunch table, go for the Vegetable Risotto

Matar Pulao, Green Pea PulaoMatar Pulao, Green Pea Pulao

You can also replace rice with other grains like bulgur wheat to make equally tasty and wholesome bowlfuls such as the Orange Tabbouleh.

Indian Desserts Using Boiling Method

Yummy news for the sweet tooth! When it comes to quick and easy desserts using boiling, we Indians are spoilt for choice. From the basic Poha Phirni to the absolutely mind-blowing Strawberry Kheer, there are a range of dessert recipes that can be fixed up quickly and easily through boiling. You can also try some healthy options like the Healthy Sheera. 

Strawberry KheerStrawberry Kheer

While at it, also try international sweet treats like the Lemon Cheesecake. 

Indian Veg Boiled Basic Recipes

Boiling is also extremely handy when you want to make basic recipes, like Tomato Puree, Vegetable Stock, White Stock, Chocolate Sauce or Tamarind Paste. Using the boiling method of cooking, you can quickly and easily stock up on essential basic recipes in your kitchen, to make daily cooking easier and faster. 

Tomato Puree, Homemade Tomato Puree, PulpTomato Puree, Homemade Tomato Puree, Pulp

Really, boiling is an awesome method, a veritable boon because it helps strike the perfect balance between health, taste and time. So, go for it. Experiment with our wide range of recipes, and also try adapting your own recipes using this method. 


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Shallow Fried Baingan with Tangy Gravy
Recipe# 39805
27 Nov 14

 
 by Swapnil Thakkar
No reviews
Baingan is dipped in masala n shallow fried on pan. Served with steamy tangy gravy/curry made from curd Too hot and spicy/tangy dish to have with roti in chilled winter!
Recipe# 39856
17 Dec 14

 
 
by meera girdhar
No reviews
I usually prefer salads for dinner as it is light and full of nutrition. But salads are normally served chilled or at room temperature. But this one is bit different as it is warm and so its perfect for winters.
Roasted Cauliflower (gobi) Soup
Recipe# 39857
16 Dec 14

 
 
by PK'sKitchenEquations
No reviews
Cauliflower is in season and the weather is chilling. So, a warm cauliflower soup made in a healthy way makes for a wonderful winter recipe.
Gluten Free Sweet Potato Pumpkin Soup
Recipe# 39908
29 Dec 14

 
 by Aditi Suresh
No reviews
This steaming soup is fat free and packed with nutrients! It makes a perfect dinner especially during winters.
Restaurant Style Sambar
Recipe# 39912
30 Dec 14

 
 
by Swapnil Thakkar
No reviews
Do u always fail to make a sambar that tastes as delicious as restaurant style sambar? Then here is a wonderful recipe that will be really helpful to u. Lets start cooking :)
Bengali Vegetable Pulao
Recipe# 39916
31 Dec 14

 
 
by Uttam Kumar
No reviews
This pulav has a sweet taste to it with desi ghee and mostly in Durga Pooja you get it in Bhog and can enjoy with pumpkin curry.
Recipe# 39924
10 Jan 15

 
 by Foodie #626365
No reviews
Quickly prepared healthy, delicious mushroom soup to be served hot in lunch or dinner. A perfect soup recipe for all occasions and people of all ages.
Recipe# 40627
02 Feb 16

 
 by Aprajita Verma Jha
No reviews
Penne cooked in a delicious blend of Italian and Chinese flavours with hint of cream and cheese.
Recipe# 40175
25 May 15

 
 by Uttam Kumar
No reviews
This is a variation of the classic version of the famous Mashed potato that can be used as a relish with any main course or sides/snacks or even alone like this.
Recipe# 39254
23 Jun 15

 
 by S4M1R4
No reviews
There are numerous ways to make the Rice Pudding.In this easy and quick Rice Pudding recipe once the rice is cooked, it teams up with condensed milk and what you get is a quick delicious sweet treat. This rich, thick and creamy pudding with a grainy texture can be enjoyed hot or cold.
Recipe# 8792
23 Oct 12

 
 by anuteju
No reviews
A mouthwatering avial depicts the rich ,authentic and traditional south indian flavors. A mix of vegetables which get blended together with curd and coconut, avial is simply a south indian delicacy which is finding favours among the entire nation.
Recipe# 10045
08 Dec 03

 
 by IBRAHIM
No reviews
Russian salad is a delicious cold salad recipe with diced potatoes and other vegetables enrobed in mayonnaise. Serve Russian salad as a side dish or even main course with meats.
Recipe# 10182
09 Dec 03

 
 by Hpatel7
No reviews
A hearty healthy vegetable, bean and pasta soup , Milano minestrone is simply delicious. The beans are cooked together with garlic, onion, celery, pasta and served hot with bread croutons.
Recipe# 10191
27 Dec 03

 
 by sumagandlur
No reviews
Vegetable soups are everybody's favorite. Hot and sour green vegetable soup is an easy healthy recipe which is sure to tingle your senses.
Recipe# 10287
12 Mar 02

 
 by Foodie #55836
No reviews
1.spread old news papper under the puri maker,it keeps the platfromk clean and very usefull for working ladies who are on the move.
Recipe# 10385
02 Sep 02

 
 by gagan88
No reviews
You can also add other vegetables like cucumber(do not boil) , capsicum but never add tomatoes because they leave water in the salad
Recipe# 10748
09 May 02

 
 by Megha_a
No reviews
Russian salad is a delicious cold salad recipe with diced potatoes and other vegetables enrobed in mayonnaise. Serve Russian salad as a side dish or even main course with meats.
Recipe# 11444
28 Jan 02

 
 
by v.devyani
No reviews
Minestrone soup is a popular Italian thick soup recipe with beans,vegetables and cheese. Enjoy the mouthwatering minestrone soup to beat the winter blues.
Recipe# 13227
30 Aug 11

 
 by khurshidaaslam
No reviews
An excellent and simple falooda noodles recipe with dried falooda or subzi seeds which can be relished with ice creams like kulfi or milk shakes.
Recipe# 13916
23 Jan 01

 
 
by vinodsharma
No reviews
A popular soup recipe, minestrone soup is a vegetable soup recipe with boiled pasta and tomato puree as ingredients. The shredded cabbage is boiled along with milk, ginger paste and pepper powder to create a perfect healthy winter soup recipe.
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Boiled
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 on 19 Feb 18 01:07 PM