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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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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# 39556
08 Aug 14

 
 by Foodie #615711
No reviews
Just had it on the way to Vaishnodevi , which made me force to make it at home... Observed a taste n made it by heart.:)
Recipe# 37061
11 Aug 12

 
 by Namarta Mehta
No reviews
Its very energetic and suits all age group. It is the full source of iron. In the winter you can keep this for a month in fridge.
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# 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# 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# 14633
17 Jan 02

 
 
by patelvina
No reviews
Discover the joy of preparing warm and soothing minestrone soup at home for family. The noodles and veggies blend together in this lovely low cal and healthy minestrone soup recipe, which is quite popular in Oriental cuisine.
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# 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.
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.
Nuts Jaggary Pieces
Recipe# 39793
24 Nov 14

 
 by Sushila Jora
No reviews
This is healthy recipe for winter,this is my new recipe, my husband enjoyed it.this is really mouth watering dish. It is good for all of family member.
Pasta Salad with Herbs
Recipe# 39997
11 Feb 15

 
 
by Foodie #625487
This is my own version of making pasta salad...it can be served as a starter too.. Try this recipes and dont forget to share ur views!!!
Recipe# 14860
24 Jan 02

 
 by shubaraj
No reviews
Pearl pulao is a nourishing pulao recipe with healthy chickpeas. The rajmah pearls add color, taste and health to the basic pulao recipe and is a great recipe for children.
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.
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 :)
Recipe# 31208
13 Sep 16

 
 by Foodie#391193
No reviews
Rice Kanji, this fermented soupy drink is delicious and very appetizing, sure to satiate your gastronomic juices. You can keep the rice in the water to ferment for more than a day if you wish, but at times it smells a bit strong.
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.
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.
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Boiled
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 on 19 Feb 18 01:07 PM