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Senior Citizen Indian recipes
Last Updated : Feb 02,2018
Here are the most exciting Indian dishes that are easy to chew and easy to digest. We have made sure to provide fiber rich recipes which include plenty of colourful vegetables, pulses and lentils. These recipes cater to the Indian palette and will be sure to tingle your taste buds with just the right amount of spice.
Try our dal recipes like Dal Moghlai and Chola Dal Pudla which are high in protein.
Want to try some mouth watering rice recipes? Try Palak Pulao which will surely bring a smile to your face when you eat them.
Vegetables are high in fiber and antioxidants while they are low in calories. They should be consumed in large quantities especially in old age to boost your immune system.
Try our vegetable recipes like Tendli Aur Matki Subzi
and Baingan Methi ki Subzi
Basic pointers like mildly spiced foods and easy to chew, swallow and digest have also been considered while selecting the following recipes in a senior citizen’s diet.
21 May 18
Rice and Cucumber Pancakes by Tarla Dalal
These instant pancakes require no advance preparations. Just whip them up in time for a quick breakfast or tuck them into your child’s tiffin box. Besan and potatoes act as binding agents and ensure the pancakes are of the right texture.
10 Apr 18
Anjeer and Mixed Nut Barfi by Tarla Dalal
A barfi in one minute, and that too a super-healthy one? Here you go! The Anjeer and Mix Nut Barfi, as the name suggests combines iron-rich and flavourful ingredients like figs, nuts and sesame seeds. A teaspoon of ghee together with saffron and cardamom imparts a rich and magical aroma to this quic ....
09 Apr 18
Rajma Soup, Kidney Bean Soup Recipe by Tarla Dalal
This savoury soup meets your iron and protein requirement through the tasty rajma in a perfect way. On the other hand, the vitamin C from the tomatoes and lemon juice helps in the absorption of iron during digestion.
Accompany this soup with Chawli ....
05 Nov 15
Nachni Paneer Pancake by Tarla Dalal
Calcium is a nutrient that is required by people of all age groups, for healthy growth and maintenance of bones and teeth. Here is how you can get a tasty calcium-boost from a surprise ingredient – nachni. A millet that is not consumed frequently by most of us, nachni or ragi is one of the greatest ....
16 Jul 16
Low Calorie Green Chutney, Hari Chutney – Diabetic Friendly by Tarla Dalal
Chutneys are a favourite accompaniment for snacks as well for main meals. This low calorie chutney uses roasted chana dal (daria) instead of fat laden ingredients like coconut and peanuts. Curds and lemon jucie have been used to retain the fresh green colour of this chutney. It can be stored refrige ....
24 May 18
Quick Carrot and Capsicum Pickle by Tarla Dalal
Quick pickles like this always come in handy when your taste buds yearn for a bit of fun, but you don’t have the patience to make a traditional pickle that involves maturing, drying, etc.
Although it takes very little time to prepare, this unique pickle of carrot and capsicum has a very exhilara ....
19 Mar 16
Padvali Roti, Gujarati Thin Rotli Recipe by Tarla Dalal
Padvali Roti is a traditional Gujarati roti, which is prepared frequently during the mango season to enjoy with aam ka ras. Although these thin Guajrati rotlis are prepared using just whole wheat flour, like any other roti, the method of rolling and cooking the Padvali Roti in pairs makes them quite ....
14 Dec 15
Palak Moong Dal Soup ( Baby and Toddler) by Tarla Dalal
A mouth-watering soup that combines two different food groups – dals and leafy vegetables, this makes a really fulfilling meal for you and your child.
While your child is sure to be happy with the texture and taste of this Palak Moong Dal Soup, you will be happy about its nutrient profile, whi ....
05 Apr 18
22 Jan 16
Chaas, Buttermilk Recipe, Salted Chaas Recipe by Tarla Dalal
Ummmmm. . . No one can stop with just one glass of this tantalising version of buttermilk. Of the many spices combined thoughtfully in this refreshing drink, cumin seed powder reserves a special place.
Serve chilled chaas on hot summer afternoons and watch your family’s energy levels rise inst ....
05 Nov 15
Oats and Cabbage Roti by Tarla Dalal
Treat your heart and palate to a delectable meal of Oats and Cabbage Roti with low-fat curds, and hear a happy tick in response to it!
Scrumptious to the core, these satiating rotis are made with a unique dough of whole wheat flour, oats and cabbage perked up with sesame seeds and spice powder ....
10 Oct 14
Chola Dal Pudla by Tarla Dalal
A traditional Gujarati dish, Chola Dal Pudla is a scrumptious pancake made of a batter of soaked and ground chola dal fortified with chopped fenugreek leaves and other common flavour enhancing ingredients. You will find these succulent, crisp pancakes to be filling and tasty, even better than the qu ....
10 Oct 14
Corn Palak Pulao by Tarla Dalal
Delicious and healthy, this is a dish that will win many a young heart with its mouthwatering combination of ingredients and attractive appearance! Tried and tested, the combination of corn and spinach works in almost any recipe thanks to their complementary colours, textures and flavours. This iron ....
23 Mar 14
Tendli Aur Matki Subzi by Tarla Dalal
Chockfull of nutrients, this subzi is an easy preparation of tendli and matki in a traditional manner, with usual taste-givers like onions, green chillies, tomatoes and spice powders. What makes this Tendli aur Matki Subzi unique is the combination of tendli and sprouts, which offers calcium, protei ....
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