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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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Recipe# 37691
02 Jan 13

 
 
by Elad Stern
No reviews
A healthy, rich, vegan eggless version of an italian classic. . . It contains many helpful minerals, free from gluten and fat, and will melt in your mouth. . . Be sure to blanch the spinach for at least 5-8 minutes, as well as squeeze it thoroughly so that the oxalic acid, that which reduces iron in ....
Recipe# 38961
09 Nov 13

 
 by avi'smom
No reviews
A twist to normal kadhi recipe which makes it more and more aromatic and the beautiful aroma will spread all over as you make this delicacy!
Recipe# 39029
30 Nov 13

 
 by Radha Hoizal
No reviews
Unlike kheer this sweet recipe can be enjoyed anytime.The sweetness and flavour imparted by the white chocolate makes it all the more pleasing to the palate.
Recipe# 39030
30 Nov 13

 
 
by shalinivenkatesh
No reviews
The tempering of dals, curry leaves and chillies in coconut oil is very aromatic and characteristic of south indian cooking. Coconut rice tastes good with sambhar or any south indian subzi.
Sweet Corns Soup with Mexican Sandwich
Recipe# 39093
09 Jan 14

 
 by Madhumalti
No reviews
A good and full of nutrition dish to serve your body with a tummy full quantity. An exotic combination of soup and sandwich. A very cool n delicious starter for any party. Quick easy and a no waste recipe
Recipe# 38721
23 Aug 13

 
 
by Nupurs UK Rasoi
No reviews
This moong daal payasam is one such healthy dessert, which i can eat anytime. For those who haven't tried any south indian payasam made of dal yet, this is a very good dish to start with. Easy to make and deliciously rich in taste.
Brown Rice Kheer
Recipe# 38723
24 Aug 13

 
 by Nupurs UK Rasoi
No reviews
Brown rice is way healthier than white rice. When making rice based desserts use brown rice for healthier option. The taste is a bit nutty and harder than the white rice. Brown rice has a tough layer and so it softens slower than the white rice. Please dont compare it with the mushiness of white ri ....
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# 37983
07 Sep 15

 
 by Aditya Vikram Shah
No reviews
Crispy Corn, this recipe features an outburst of crunch and flavour. Rice flour and corn flour help to bind the boiled corn kernels and masalas. The masala coated corn is deep fried till golden and crisp. Onions and tomatoes add a crunch, while the chaat masala and lemon juice adds a lovely ....
Recipe# 34033
05 Jul 11

 
 by Kashmeera Deshpande
No reviews
Roti chaat is a snack which can be eaten between the meals. Lip smacking chaat item which will be loved by old and youngs. Very easy to prepare as it is made out of daily common ingredients.
International Tomato Sauce
Recipe# 34105
30 Jan 11

 
 
by Palak Rajput
No reviews
International Tomato Sauce, a traditional way of making tomato sauce and can be use as an accompaniment for various preparation.
Recipe# 34261
22 Feb 11

 
 by Chishti
No reviews
Mango Kulfi (ice Cream), it is a perfect for a party, when you want a rich dessert but don't want to spend hours for cooking.
Recipe# 35207
08 Dec 11

 
 by LOPA SHAH
No reviews
Tomato soup is very common and famous all over world. Here is tomato soup made from tomato puree, white sauce, grated cheese and boiled corn kernels. I am sure everyone will love this new version of tomato soup.
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Boiled
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 on 19 Feb 18 01:07 PM