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Last Updated : Aug 30,2018
Yummy Snacks In Five Minutes
Delightful 5-Minute Snacks
Snacks, snacks, snacks – they seem to take up more of our time than the actual meals! It is impossible not to snack when you are hungry in between meals. But fortunately, you have a choice – you can either succumb to the temptation of store-bought snacks, or you can spare a moment’s thought and five minutes’ time to make your own tasty snacks at home!
If you stock your refrigerator wisely, with ingredients like bread, salad veggies, some common sauces and chutneys, you can easily put together a snack within minutes. This article proves the fact with 10 yummy recipes that can be cooked in five minutes or less. Add to this a couple of minutes of preparation time to wash and chop the veggies. That’s all that stands between you and a sumptuous snack!
Salads, sandwiches and smoothies are the ultimate choice when it comes to quick snacks! They hardly require any cooking. All you need to do is assemble or blend the ingredients together. And, they give you an opportunity to make good use of the season’s best veggies and fruits. The Quick Coleslaw Sandwich, the Cheese-N-Celery Sandwiches and the Blueberry Raspberry Strawberry Smoothie are good examples.
When you yearn for something more chatpata, go for the Healthy Khakhra Chivda, or the innovative Quick Bread Snack, which is an upma-like dish made of crumbled bread. The Spicy Corn Chaat Recipe is a yummy street food, which you can fix quickly at home too. All-time favourites like the Sevaiyan Upma are always ready to come to the rescue, even when you have only minimal ingredients at home!
If you wish for a taste of international cuisine, you can try your hand at making the Chilli Garlic Noodles or Quick Cheese Fondue. Or go for a fusion dish that forays into the realm of your wildest imagination. The Pizza Khichu is one such dish! The traditional Gujarati snack, rice flour khichu, is uniquely flavoured with pizza sauce and mixed herbs, garnished with cheese and served with a drizzling of olive oil. So easy to make but absolutely, unimaginably exotic, everybody will fall in love with this snack.
Once you have tried all these, worry not -- just head straight to our website or open our mobile app and you will discover a world of such quick snacks, one for every hunger pang!
20 Nov 18
Nachos with Salsa and Baked Beans by Tarla Dalal
A salad, a snack or something in between? Nachos with Salsa and Baked Beans is a snack that makes you think. With uncooked salsa, baked beans and a creamy cheese sauce arranged temptingly atop corn chips, it causes a burst of flavours and textures in your mouth. The exotic garnish with olives, sprin ....
Oats, Coconut Milk, Peanut Butter Healthy Smoothie by Tarla Dalal
When you bring together the right ingredients in the right way, you can achieve your nutritional goals in a very, very tasty way!
Here, for example, we have made a smoothie with health-packed ingredients like oats, coconut milk and peanut butter. This luscious and tasty smoothie is great for kid ....
Microwave Mug Dhokla Recipe, Khaman Dhokla by Tarla Dalal
Succulent and tasty khaman dhoklas ready in minutes, this is just perfect to appease sudden hunger pangs! The Microwave Mug Dhokla is a kind of quick, no-fuss dish that you can prepare instantly without advance planning and without sweating in the kitchen.
It is as easy as mixing a batter, filli ....
04 Apr 18
Green Pea and Cucumber Sandwich by Tarla Dalal
A triple-decker feast prepared with buttered bread roundels packed with a green peas mixture and refreshing cucumber slices. You will love the blend of crunchy cucumber and nutty green peas laced with mayonnaise and chilli sauce as you bite into the sumptuous green peas and cucumber sandwich.
Zucchini and Yellow Pepper Toast by Tarla Dalal
Zucchini and yellow pepper sautéed with a combination of spices and herbs forms a great topping for French bread coated with Mayo spread comprising mayonnaise, parsley and chilli sauce. The interplay of flavours is fantastic but the blend of textures is even more exhilarating, with crisp bread, crun ....
17 Aug 18
Chatpata Dahiwala Bread by Tarla Dalal
Bread loaves, although of western origin, have been ably used by Indians in many indigenous preparations including bhajias and upma. Here is another such exciting desi creation with bread. Cubes of bread coated with a tangy curd masala are seasoned and sautéed till brown and crisp. You will enjoy ev ....
How To Roast Flaxseeds, Roasted Flaxseeds by Tarla Dalal
Chock-full of beneficial nutrients, flaxseed is an ingredient definitely worth including in your diet – there are no second thoughts about it.
Keep some roasted flaxseeds handy, so you can sprinkle them on your cereals, salads, raitas, curds or even smoothies. Roasted flaxseeds are handy to use ....
Blueberry Raspberry Strawberry Smoothie, Triple Berry Fruit Smoothie by Tarla Dalal
Three exciting berries pour their goodness and zesty flavours into this glassful, making it a top-rated smoothie! The vibrant and refreshing flavour of the berries combine beautifully with curds, which is used as the base of this smoothie.
Laced mildly with honey, the Blueberry Raspberry Strawbe ....
06 Oct 17
Spicy Corn Chaat Recipe, Masala Corn Snack by Tarla Dalal
All-time favourite boiled sweet corn, served in stunning chaat style!
Yes indeed, this innovative snack combines boiled corn with an assortment of delectable ingredients like onions, tomatoes, spice powders and lemon juice to deliver a revitalising rush of flavour. Crispy sev adds to the yummine ....
Cheese-N-Celery Sandwiches by Tarla Dalal
The delightful flavours of cheese, garlic, celery and spring onions combine to make the spread for these sandwiches. This spread is equally good for dainty tea sandwiches or for hearty full-sized sandwiches, too.
Healthy Khakhra Chivda, Healthy Jar Snack by Tarla Dalal
This simple snack can be made in a jiffy with readymade khakhra, and is a smart way to outwit sudden hunger pangs without reaching out for junk food!
Tossed together with peanuts, daria and other crunchy stuff, this Healthy Khakhra Chivda has a very exciting mouth-feel. A couple of masalas add t ....
30 Mar 18
Sevaiyan Upma by Tarla Dalal
Bored of making upma with semolina all the time? Here is how to make upma with vermicelli. Kids and adults alike love the silky texture and noodle-like appearance of vermicelli, so the Sevaiyan Upma is sure to be an instant hit with the whole family. What is more, this snack is also easy to prepare ....
Pizza Khichu by Tarla Dalal
Khichu is a traditional Gujarati
snack, made by cooking flour with spices. It has a gooey, dough-like texture, which is very, very delicious when served hot and fresh.
Here is the all-time favourite rice flour khichu made with a totally unexpected and innova ....
Spicy Paneer and Spring Onion Tartlet by Tarla Dalal
Samosa patti tarts filled with a spicy paneer, celery and spring onion mixture. Your guests will be delighted about the appearance and flavour of the exquisite tarts. You can vary the filling combination and these tarts will taste just as good.
15 Jun 14
Garlicky Corn, Tomato and Cheese Toast by Tarla Dalal
Every bite of this toast is truly a delicious mouthful, with juicy corn kernels and tomatoes, crunchy capsicum and succulent onions. The garlicky butter spread and sprinkling of red chilli flakes give it a lingering flavour while the generous topping of grated cheese makes it a full-fledged treat. T ....
23 Oct 18
Cheesy Onion and Chilli Toast by Tarla Dalal
Ready in minutes, the cheesy onion and chilli toast is a fabulous snack prepared with readily available ingredients. The fusion of molten cheese, browned onions, spiky chilli sauce and rich butter with crisp whole wheat bread slices is indeed a magical experience for the taste buds and the whole gas ....
Cheesy Corn Stuffed Jacket Potatoes ( Quick Snacks Recipe) by Tarla Dalal
The same topping that goes well with toasted bread goes perfectly with jacket potatoes and makes a lovely tea snack or a delicious supper dish, served along with a soup or a salad. I assume you will have a few pre-boiled potatoes on hand for this recipe.
15 Jun 14
Cheesy Corn and Pesto Mini Pizza by Tarla Dalal
Cheese and corn is a made-for-each-other combination. Add to this aromatic pesto with crunchy walnuts and you have an unbeatable topping for your pizza. Choosing mini pizza bases makes the Cheesy Corn and Pesto Mini Pizza a perfect choice for parties.
15 Jun 14
Baked Sun-dried Tomatoes and Cheese Rolls by Tarla Dalal
This delicious cheese, olive and sun-dried tomato topped bread is perfect with pasta and would also double up as a welcome appetiser! Cut this loaf into bite size pieces. It is perfect for parties, buffets and to serve with pre-dinner drinks.
04 Sep 18
Tomato and Paneer Open Toast by Tarla Dalal
Cubes of tomato and cottage cheese marinated in herb oil and topped on crusty french bread. Quick as a wink to prepare! everyone will enjoy these delicious toast!
15 Jun 14
Quick Cheese Fondue by Tarla Dalal
Fondue is fun whenever you serve it. Dipping, dunking and then losing morsels of food creates a friendly and informal atmosphere among friends and family. Cheese spread and milk combine to give a thick, creamy and flavourful fondue almost instantly.
12 Jan 17
Quick Coleslaw Sandwich by Tarla Dalal
When your kids get bored of the same old butter-jam and cheese sandwiches, try this exciting Quick Coleslaw Sandwich instead.
Hot dog rolls packed with a sumptuous mixture of veggies held together with mayonnaise and ketchup, this sandwich is creamy, tangy, juicy and crunchy.
Kids will love ....
23 Aug 12
Chilli Garlic Noodles ( Chinese Cooking ) by Tarla Dalal
Chilli garlic noodle, chili oil is an important flavoring agent while cooking chinese. This simple-to-make ingredient enhances the inherent flavors of a dish. Chili garlic noodles is a simple meal infused with garlic and chili oil. The chili oil brings out the smoky, garlicky flavor of the noodles. ....
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