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Calcium Rich Rotis & Parathas recipes

Last Updated : Aug 18,2018

Calcium Rich Rotis, Parathas

Rotis and Parathas lend themselves to sheer innovation. From the base flour used in the dough, to the ingredients stuffed inside, there are just too many ways to tweak standard recipes, to produce exciting new creations, completely personalised to your tastes. To start with, give this collection of delightful rotis and parathas a dekko. From stuffed parathas and plain ones, to everyday rotis and exotic ones, this section provides several interesting recipes to perk up your meal!

Experiment with the use of calcium-rich ingredients like ragi flour and jowar flour along with stuffing made of dals and paneer. This section will surely inspire you to pep up the calcium-quotient of your meal!

Calcium Rich Ragi (Nachni) Rotis

Ragi or Nachni is rich in calcium and extremely healthy to use for a roti. Nachni and Onion Roti or Gluten Free Ragi Roti go well with Onion Raita. You can add Mooli to the roti to get Radish Nachni Roti.

Stuffed Calcium Rich Parathas

Another way to get your Calcium is to have a healthy stuffing like paneer or even have your base of paratha made of Ragi. Stuffed Nachni Paratha and Heberd Paneer Paratha are worth trying.

Enjoy our collection of Calcium Rich Indian Recipes given below from Calcium Rich Breakfast to Desserts.

Calcium Breakfast (49 recipes)
Calcium Dals & Kadhis (23 recipes)
Calcium Rich Desserts (36 recipes)
Calcium Rich Drinks Smoothies Juices (43 recipes)
Calcium Rich International Recipes (36 recipes)
Calcium Rich Rice, Khichdi and Biryani (18 recipes)
Calcium Rich Salads & Raitas (43 recipes)
Calcium Rich Soups (18 recipes)
Calcium Rich Starters & Snacks (58 recipes)
Calcium Rich Vegetables (66 recipes)

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Doodhi Theplas
Recipe# 3592
16 Jul 18

 by Tarla Dalal
This is the real thing - a healthy snack that is full of protein, calcium and fibre. You'll be amazed at how easily this traditional Gujarati dish can be made 'healthy' by skipping the oil that is considered so essential to cook them. They also make a great travelling snack, as they stay well for ....
Nachni and Onion Roti
Recipe# 38882
23 Sep 13

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 by Tarla Dalal
Many consider red millet as an ideal food not just for elders but for growing kids too. It has a very balanced set of nutrients, and if prepared well it is very tasty too! the nachni and onion roti is an intelligent way of incorporating ragi in your diet in a way that appeals to all. Flavoured aptly ....
Herbed Paneer Paratha
Recipe# 38985
26 Nov 13

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 by Tarla Dalal
A really nutritious combination of iron-rich fresh greens and paneer, which is packed with calcium, vitamin b2 and protein. Serve with fresh curds for a wholesome and filling breakfast.
Ragi Roti (  Gluten Free Recipe)
Recipe# 38627
30 Mar 13

by Tarla Dalal
No reviews
While not universally popular, ragi abounds in iron and calcium which helps to build haemoglobin and strengthen bones. Spring onions, carrots and green chilli paste add crunch and flavour to these ragi rotis.
Basic Ragi Roti, Nachni Roti
Recipe# 41164
28 Apr 18

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by Tarla Dalal
A hearty roti that is sure to remind you of home. The Basic Ragi Roti has a rustic flavour and earthy aroma, which warm your soul and make you feel very contented. You need to knead the dough with warm water – otherwise the rotis will break when you roll them. Even then, it still requires a bi ....
Radish Nachni Roti
Recipe# 39958
26 Mar 18

 by Tarla Dalal
No reviews
An unusual but extremely nutritious roti made with a combination of ragi and wheat flours reinforced with low carbohydrate radish and its greens. The sharp and slightly bitter taste of the radish greens adds great value to the Radish Nachni Roti, further enhanced with sesame and roasted cumin seeds, ....
Moong Dal and Paneer Paratha  (  Gluten Free Recipe)
Recipe# 38607
30 Mar 13

 by Tarla Dalal
No reviews
Pep up nachni flour by mixing it with moong dal and paneer to make an ideal breakfast paratha! cooked moong dal also provides the necessary binding.
Kaddu Palak Ki Roti
Recipe# 4828
14 Jun 14

 by Tarla Dalal
Hearty rotis that combine whole wheat flour with pumpkin and spinach to supply calcium to your bones in a super-tasty way! The pumpkin and spinach not only boost the calcium content but also the flavour and texture of the roti, giving it a rustic aroma and soft, melt-in-the-mouth texture, whic ....
Palak Aur Chawal ki Roti
Recipe# 3587
26 Nov 12

by Tarla Dalal
These soft rotis are best served with a thick dal or a subji. You can use other leafy vegetables or a combination of leafy vegetables like methi, mint etc. to enhance the nutritional value of these rotis.
Stuffed Bajra Roti ( Gluten Free Recipe )
Recipe# 1380
26 Mar 18

 by Tarla Dalal
Stuffed bajra roti, looking for something to lower blood cholesterol levels? here’s an exotic version of the humble bajra roti, stuffed with a paneer, methi and tomato mixture that makes this a scrumptious delicacy. The fibre in bajra binds with the cholesterol and fats and ensures that it is ejecte ....
Nutritious Garlic Naans
Recipe# 3589
26 Nov 12

by Tarla Dalal
Try these whole wheat flour naans and believe me you will never again be tempted to eat unhealthy plain flour (maida) naans which we have all been eating. Garlic due to its dominant flavour is usually omitted in many dishes but when combined with soya and wheat flour, it is transformed into a delic ....
Ragi Roti
Recipe# 22220
09 Sep 18

 by Tarla Dalal
Taste bhi, health bhi! Really! This sumptuous Ragi Roti is rich in calcium and protein, which are required to support our bones and maintain the cells in our body respectively. With the mild tanginess of curds, spicy notes of green chillies and the exciting crunch of grated carrot and spring onio ....
Stuffed Nachni Paratha
Recipe# 36947
30 Mar 18

 by Tarla Dalal
Ragi is called a wonder grain, and rightly so. Not only is it nutritious, but prepared the right way it can be quite tasty too. Once you develop a taste for ragi and the other millets, you would always prefer to have these instead of refined and polished grains. This sumptuous gluten-free paratha of ....
Mexican Parathas
Recipe# 22398
26 Nov 07

 by Tarla Dalal
Another blend of Indian and international flavours, that is sure to steal your heart! It's a favourite with me as it has corn, cheese and capsicum. Coloured capsicum makes these Parathas rather good-looking; and it's easy to tempt anyone to taste them! It is advisable to use cooking or mozzarella ch ....
Sweet Corn Rotis
Recipe# 22394
26 Nov 07

 by Tarla Dalal
These Rotis are ideal for serving with Subzis... thanks to the mild flavours of sweet corn and cheese. Buy fresh sweet corn and boil them till they are just cooked, avoiding over-cooking as that will result in hard Rotis. Crushed sweet corn helps to bind the dough, so be careful not to add too much ....
Soya and Cauliflower Parathas
Recipe# 22396
26 Nov 07

by Tarla Dalal
Texture is as important to a dish as flavour itself and that is precisely what makes this dish so exceptional! Soya and cauliflower combine really well in the stuffing as the soaked soya granules and grated cauliflower have similar a texture. Mint and coriander further add their unique flavours, mak ....
Soya Based Basic Dough
Recipe# 22388
26 Nov 07

 by Tarla Dalal
If you ever thought, "Oh, what can be different about a dough!" you are in for a surprise here. With the addition of soya products, the dough gets enhanced with nutrients like protein, calcium, iron, vitamin A, etc. If you do not get soya milk easily, use water or normal milk instead.
Paneer, Palak and Methi Stuffed Roti
Recipe# 2981
20 Aug 11

 by Tarla Dalal
Your nutrient requirement increases during the third trimester, but your appetite may not. So you need to have energy rich foods that are a good combination of 2 to 3 food groups to supplement your needs. This roti has leafy vegetable and a dairy product which will provide you with calcium, iron and ....
Paneer and Onion Stuffed Paratha
Recipe# 4817
14 Jun 14

by Tarla Dalal
The spiced paneer and onion stuffing in the to make these healthy calcium rich parathas....sure to be enjoyed by all adults…. Good for bone building…low fat paneer has been used here as regular paneer is loaded with fat which can hinder calcium absorption.
Bajra Kand Rotis
Recipe# 3593
26 Nov 12

 by Tarla Dalal
Bajra flour combined with purple yam, curds and garlic paste makes an interesting variation to plain bajra rotis which we often eat. Protein and iron are two important nutrients provided by these rotis. Like all bajra rotis, they tend to get chewy if they are served cold without a brushing of ghee ....
Tofu and Spinach Parathas
Recipe# 22404
11 Jun 18

by Tarla Dalal
Visually appealing and amazingly tasty, these Parathas look very good thanks to the green hue imparted by the spinach purée. There are different varieties and brands of tofu available, both Indian and international. Indian tofu is softer in texture and less expensive than the international ones. You ....
Stir-Fried Vegetable Parathas
Recipe# 22407
26 Nov 07

by Tarla Dalal
No reviews
Ever thought Chinese and Indian cuisine would meet in a Paratha? That is precisely what makes this recipe very unique! The horde of well-chosen ingredients makes this recipe tasty and healthy. Bean sprouts and vegetables impart crunch to these Parathas; hence take care not to overcook them. The Para ....
Rice and Soya Parathas
Recipe# 22409
26 Nov 07

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 by Tarla Dalal
No reviews
A delicacy that is easy and quick to make, if you use leftover rice to make these Parathas… in fact this is an interesting way to utilize the leftover rice. I have used powdered soya chunks in this recipe. Those who do not like soya granules or chunks can just powder it finely and add them to recipe ....
Paneer Paratha ( Eat Well Stay Well Recipes )
Recipe# 33468
01 Jan 1900

 by Tarla Dalal
No reviews
Paneer paratha, paratha envelopes filled with lentils and cottage cheese. Combine this paratha with curds or raita to make a complete protein-rich meal.
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