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Last Updated : Oct 11,2021



माइक्रोवेव - हिन्दी में पढ़ें (Microwave recipes in Hindi)
માઇક્રોવેવ - ગુજરાતી માં વાંચો (Microwave recipes in Gujarati)

Microwave Veg Indian Recipes

Microwave cookery is cooking using electromagnetic waves in a microwave powered by electricity. Microwaves activates the water molecules of the food, causing heat by friction which cooks or reheats the food. It is a very quick and easy method of cooking. Cooking in microwave is clean and efficient, quick boiling and mixing, no fermenting, less oil consumption and shorter cooking time.
 

5 Basic tips for beginners while using microwave:

1. The foods will be hot after cooking, so use heat proof mittens while removing them.
2. If you are covering something with a lid, make sure to leave a portion uncovered, to let the steam pass.
3. Make sure any glass, plastic containers, you use are labeled 'microwave safe'.
4. Never operate a microwave if the door doesn't close or is broken.
5. Don't forget to read the instruction manual or recipe and follow the cooking time, temperature etc.

In this age of ready-to-eat meals and takeaway food joints, there are still many professionals who like to cook their own food after a long day at work but, are unable to spare time. This is when microwave acts like a life saver for them! Unfortunately, most people still use microwave to reheat food or just heat water for tea, coffee, melt butter/chocolate or just make popcorns. But, the appliance can do so much more! We have tried creating exciting Veg Indian recipes using a microwave, do try your hand at it!
 

Microwave Main Course Veg recipe:

Dal Fry:
Dal is a staple food of India. We consume varieties of lentils in our daily diet. This simple, healthy recipe can be easily cooked by any novice cook within minutes.

Baked Beans with Buttered Rice:
A continental version of our desi Rajma Chawal. Try this wholesome easy recipe for a quick meal.

Vegetable Biryani:
Who doesn't love Biryani? Serve this easy to make vegetable biryani with a bowl of raita and some papad!
 

Microwave Veg Subzi Recipes:

Baingan Bhurta :
A simple Punjabi recipe made using few basic ingredients. Sercve this subzi with roti or rotla.

Paneer Makhmali :
Paneer is a versatile ingredient and can be used to make a number of Indian Subzi, starter etc. Here , we have made a protein rich , creamy subzi using it.

Kadhai Khumbh Subzi :
Create this simple yet delicious Kadhai sabzi using a quick-fix tomato gravy and mushrooms. You can make any other kadhai sabzi by adding (other vegetables) or replacing (mushrooms)
 

Microwave Veg Snacks Recipes:

Khaman Dhokla :
Khaman Dhokla are traditional Gujarati snack made using fermented chana dal. We have created an instant version of this delicious tea time snack!

Moong Dal Khandvi:
Another Gujarati lip-smacking delicacy, try this melt in the mouth starter tempered with sesame seeds and grated coconut!

Cheese Sauce:
A quick fix for your hunger pangs, this multi purpose cheese sauce can be made within 5minutes and can be used to make a variety of dishes.

Masala Corn:
Something that makes us drool easily is the smell of buttered corn. Try this tastebuds tantalizing, flavorsome masala corn on cracker while watching a movie/sitcom marathon.

 


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Eggless Chocolate Cake Using Microwave  ( Cakes and Pastries )
Recipe# 33304
06 Oct 21

 
 by Tarla Dalal
eggless chocolate cake using microwave without condensed milk | Indian style eggless chocolate cake using microwave with sour cuds | with 20 amazing images. Indian’s love eggless cake recipes. Here we have eggless chocolate ....
Panchmel Khichdi ( Microwave Recipe )
Recipe# 33902
18 Sep 21

 
 by Tarla Dalal
We are lucky to be living in a land of such diverse and dynamic cultures, and we should exercise that good fortune by frequently trying our hand at cuisines from across the country. As mentioned earlier, gujarat is the hub of vegetarianism, and this is one of their favourites. Panchamel refers to a ....
Dum Aloo ( Microwave Recipe)
Recipe# 34575
16 Aug 21

 
 
by Tarla Dalal
Extra spicy to complement the chill weather of the mountains, this kashmiri curry is popular all over the country, and abroad. You can make amazing dum aloo in half the usual time, if you use baby potatoes and cook in a microwave.
Baked Beans with Buttered Rice
Recipe# 2217
26 Jul 21

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by Tarla Dalal
Rice, when tossed with a dollop of butter, gets a luxurious aroma and flavour that is subtle but easily noticeable. A pungent topping of baked beans, onions, capsicum and ketchup complements the buttered rice very well, and when coated with grated cheese and baked, the Baked Beans with Buttered Rice ....
Mixed Nuts Chocolate
Recipe# 40758
20 Jul 21

 
 by Tarla Dalal
The perfect mix of elegance and excitement, this Mixed Nuts Chocolate is a luscious dark chocolate with the irresistible crunch of nuts like almonds, pistachios and walnuts. The procedure is quite simple and you will thoroughly enjoy the outcome. Just make sure you store the Mixed Nuts Chocola ....
Healthy Doodhi Kofta Curry
Recipe# 6404
11 Oct 21

 
 
by Tarla Dalal
Make a note of the tomato gravy used in this recipe, as it is a versatile base that combines well with a wide range of veggies and koftas. However, serving the gravy with these special doodhi koftas gives it a healthy twist because they are steamed and not deep-fried. The Baked Doodhi Kofta Curry is ....
Masala Aloo Subzi, Spicy Potato Vegetable
Recipe# 2760
01 Jul 21

 
 by Tarla Dalal
Pamper your desi streak with this Masala Aloo Subzi, which is bursting with flavour yet so easy to prepare. Everyday ingredients like chilli powder, coriander powder and lemon juice together with a simple tempering of jeera perk up the potato strips, transforming them into a really spicy treat ....
Vegetable Biryani, Microwave Recipe
Recipe# 35107
25 Jun 21

 
 by Tarla Dalal
Vegetable Biryani is an all-time favourite rice delicacy, now famous all round the world. It is there on almost every Indian restaurant’s menu, and is also a part of the spread at weddings, parties and other festive occasions. Why, it is one of the first dishes that comes to mind when somebody decid ....
Apple Crumble ( Microwave Recipes)
Recipe# 659
13 Apr 21

 
 
by Tarla Dalal
Apple is a multi-talented fruit that can be baked, chilled, juiced and of course served as it is! it is especially useful in desserts, as a filling. The soft and moist yet crisp feel of apple is much liked by all, whether it is in the form of a crumble or a pie. This easy recipe can be made quickly ....
Vegetables in Coconut Curry, Karwar Style Valval Recipe
Recipe# 34564
06 May 21

 
 by Tarla Dalal
Vegetables in Coconut Curry or Valval is a classic mixed vegetable preparation from the Western coastal region, where coconuts grow in plenty and are used abundantly in the cuisine. Here, an assortment of colourful and juicy veggies is flavoured simply with green chillies and cumin seeds and coo ....
Layered Corn and Spinach Rice with Tomato Sauce
Recipe# 74
03 May 21

 
 by Tarla Dalal
Surely this elaborate dish requires a spot of extra effort, but the mouth-watering result is absolutely worth it! “Flash, Bang, Wallop” is how your taste buds will react to this awesome dish, which features a splash of colours and vibrant flavours. Layers of freshly made tomato sauce, a creamy ....
Dahi Simla Mirch ki Sabzi, Dahiwale Simla Mirch
Recipe# 22481
05 May 21

 
 by Tarla Dalal
dahi simla mirch ki sabzi recipe | dahiwale simla mirch | Indian capsicum curd curry | bell pepper yogurt curry | microwave sabzi | with 27 amazing images.
How To Boil Potatoes in A Microwave
Recipe# 22482
28 Apr 21

 
 by Tarla Dalal
how to boil potatoes in microwave recipe | easy way to boil aloo in microwave | microwave potatoes | how to steam potatoes in microwave is a quick way of cooking potatoes in just 7 minutes. Le ....
Carrot Halwa ( Microwave)
Recipe# 666
25 Mar 21

 
 
by Tarla Dalal
microwave carrot halwa recipe | microwave gajar ka halwa | how to make carrot halwa in a microwave | gajar ka halwa microwave recipe | with 13 amazing images. microwave ....
Paneer Methi Palak
Recipe# 673
10 Mar 21

 
 by Tarla Dalal
A dish of soft succulent paneer made in green gravy of methi and palak. It is made much more quickly by cooking in the microwave. Serve it hot with some rotis, parathas or naan.
Green Pea Pulao, Peas Pulao, Matar Pulao Recipe
Recipe# 668
15 Feb 21

 
 by Tarla Dalal
Come winter and the market is loaded with fresh, juicy green peas! And the first thing one would think of making with it is this delicately-flavoured pulao! With the exciting crunch of onions, juicy bites of green peas and the aesthetic flavour of whole spices, the Peas Pulao is indeed an all- ....
Rum Centered Chocolates
Recipe# 1956
22 Feb 21

 
 
by Tarla Dalal
This is the perfect dessert for a romantic candlelight dinner or an elite gathering of adults. These exquisite Rum-Centered Chocolates have a melt-in-the-mouth texture and an intense flavour, resulting from the fusion of dark chocolate and rum. These chocolates have to be handled with care bec ....
Tandoori Aloo
Recipe# 2747
22 Feb 21

 
 by Tarla Dalal
Baby potatoes, cooked with a special red chilli-based masala paste, fenugreek leaves and fresh cream, results in a flavourful treat that taunts the taste buds with its spicy, bitter, tangy and creamy hues. Cooking it for the right duration and using the right methods in the microwave oven gives the ....
Spiced Baby Corn and Broccoli
Recipe# 4922
27 Jan 21

 
 
by Tarla Dalal
Baby corn and broccoli cooked in a fragrant spice mix makes a delectable starter. You may even serve this as a vegetable with steamed rice to make a satiating meal.
Moong Sprouts Pulao ( Microwave Recipe)
Recipe# 35108
19 Jan 21

 
 by Tarla Dalal
Protein-rich moong sprouts pulao can be made quite easily and quickly in the microwave. Keep some sprouts ready at all times, so that you can whip up such easy but healthy meals in a jiffy!
Microwave Chocolate Sponge Cake in 5 Minutes, Indian Style
Recipe# 4944
14 Dec 20

 
 by Tarla Dalal
microwave chocolate sponge cake in 5 minutes | Indian style chocolate sponge cake in microwave | easy chocolate sponge cake | with amazing 20 images. microwave chocolate sponge cake in 5 minutes
Green Pea and Paneer Rice with Coconut Curry
Recipe# 2476
17 Aug 20

 
 by Tarla Dalal
Perfectly cooked basmati rice, dotted with vibrant green peas and soft paneer cubes, is layered with a succulent curry of onions in coconut milk, and baked quickly in the Microwave to enhance and fuse the flavours of the curry with the rice. Th ....
Bottle Gourd, Carrot and Beetroot Halwa, Microwave Recipe
Recipe# 35098
17 Aug 20

 
 by Tarla Dalal
We would all have tried carrot, bottle gourd or beetroot halwas sometime or the other. Let’s make something all the more special now, by combining all these together into one wonderful, colourful treat. With a nice orange-pink hue, a fantastic grainy texture and a mind-blowing flavour, this Bo ....
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