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One Meal Dinner recipes
Last Updated : Nov 20,2018
Back home tired from work and wondering what to make for dinner? Reach out for one of these one-meal dinner recipes! They are convenient to make and sumptuous. You just need to make a sufficiently large amount of one dish, for the whole family to enjoy. If your vote is for South Indian, have a go at Bisi Bele Bhaat, or try the Bell Pepper Zucchini and Pesto Pizza if you yearn for an Italian dinner today! Make a light meal of Khichdi or a slightly heavier meal of Aloo Methi Parathas, which can simply be served with curds and Spicy Mango Pickle. Go for a simple Oriental meal of Chinese Fried Rice, or a more elaborate Rajasthani combo like Daal Bati Churma on days when you have more time. This section is packed with a bunch of such convenient One-Meal Dinner recipes.
04 Oct 18
Pav Bhaji by Tarla Dalal
A hurried meal for the man in the street. This is a spicy blend of vegetables in tomato gravy served with pav that is cooked with butter.
This is truly an innovation that arose out of the necessity of providing a nice hot meal in a hurry and one that tickles the taste buds.
When I am lazy to ....
Cottage Cheese Balls in Tomato Sauce with Herbed Spaghetti by Tarla Dalal
Think of this dish as three tasty units placed together with the sheer motive of delighting the diner!
Flavourful and succulent cottage cheese balls; tangy tongue-tickling tomato sauce; and perfectly cooked, herbed spaghetti... each of these is as perfect as can be, whether in terms of flavour, ....
15 Oct 18
Tandoori Paneer Pizza by Tarla Dalal
India meets Italy in this unique Tandoori Paneer Pizza! An assortment of veggies is first soaked in a richly flavoured marinade, and then sautéed to intensify the flavour, before being added as a desi style topping to thin crust pizza bases. The topping is sautéed on a tava to give it a tandoori fin ....
12 Oct 18
Continental Sizzler by Tarla Dalal
Sumptuous cheese corn balls served with buttered parsley rice, glazed vegetables topped with a red wine flavoured tomato sauce. You can serve pasta instead of the rice if you prefer.
07 Nov 18
Burrito Bowl by Tarla Dalal
The Burrito Bowl sounds elaborate, but the fact is that it is not too time-consuming. Moreover, it is a satiating one-dish meal, which is completely worth the effort.
Here, rice is boosted with colourful veggies, ketchup and appropriate seasonings; layered with refried beans, sour cream and unco ....
11 Jan 15
Cheesy Vegetable Pizza by Tarla Dalal
Cheese and veggies are probably the two things that first come to mind when one thinks of pizzas! Here, cheese and veggies are once again the heroes of the show, but with an exciting twist. In this Cheesy Vegetable Pizza, a thin pizza is coated with a creamy cheese sauce, topped with sautéed veggies ....
02 Oct 18
Dal Baati Churma by Tarla Dalal
This three-in-one treat is a typical Rajasthani
treat. The Rajasthanis specialise in serving sweet and savoury dishes in combinations that steal the heart and delight the taste buds.
A platter of semi-sweet Churma, spicy Dal and deep-fried Baati, is one ....
27 Sep 18
Aloo Tikki Burger by Tarla Dalal
Even international food chains are introducing a touch of Indian magic in their burgers and pizzas, because of the tongue-tickling taste and rich texture that they give.
This Aloo Tikki Burger is a perfect example. It brings into burgers the unbridled fun of Indian food. Aloo Tikki made of potat ....
02 Aug 16
Fada Ni Khichdi ( Gujarati Recipe) by Tarla Dalal
Fada ni khichdi is a wholesome one dish meal that can be served for breakfast, lunch, or any time of the day for that matter.
Made with nutritious broken wheat and yellow moong dal simmered with vegetables and spices, this dish is quite wholesome and does not even require any grand accompanime ....
Carrot Paratha by Tarla Dalal
Game to sink your teeth into a mouth-watering all-in-one paratha? This Carrot Paratha perfectly matches that description.
The sweet taste of carrots perked up with crunchy onions and spicy ingredients like ginger and green chillies makes these whole wheat parathas truly awesome.
After you kn ....
08 Aug 18
Dahiwali Roti by Tarla Dalal
A soup-style breakfast
that you can prepare from leftover chapatis, Dahiwali Roti is flavourful yet easy to prepare.
You will surely enjoy the refreshing flavour of buttermilk, balanced well with jaggery, spice powders and an aromatic tempering.
Just m ....
Bajra Khichdi ( Rajasthani) by Tarla Dalal
When one thinks of homely food, khichdi is the first option that comes to mind. A wholesome khichdi can warm your heart and make you comfortable after a long and busy day, and this sumptuous Bajra Khichdi is sure to live up to your expectations. Rajasthanis use more of millets like bajra than rice, ....
Burmese Samosa Toovar Dal Curry Soup by Tarla Dalal
An ever-popular snack and a spicy soup come together in this marvelous recipe. We begin by making scrumptious samosas by deep-frying samosa pattis packed with a mouth-watering mixture of potatoes, green peas and spices.
Using readymade samosa pattis reduces the time involved and also gives the s ....
25 Sep 18
Spinach and Paneer Paratha by Tarla Dalal
With the refreshing green hue of spinach, these paneer and spinach parathas look and taste good! While spinach adds its goodness to the dough, a successful duo of cauliflower and paneer perked up with coriander, green chillies and ginger work their magic in the filling!
19 Jul 18
Schezuan Fried Rice, Schezwan Fried Rice by Tarla Dalal
Originating from the Sichuan province of China, Schezuan cuisine is characterised by bold flavours, brought about by pungent ingredients like garlic and chillies.
Although the original recipe uses special Sichuan peppers that have a lemony taste, in India Schezuan sauce is prepared using red ch ....
Paneer Masoor Paratha by Tarla Dalal
There is something very homely about this Paneer Masoor Paratha. Perhaps it is the satisfying, One Dish Meals
feel, or the use of traditional ingredients which makes it seem so.
In this lovely dish, wholesome whole wheat flour parathas are stuf ....
Indo Mexican Macaroni by Tarla Dalal
In an unimaginably exciting zone of fusion cuisine, this dish brings together exciting elements from Indian Italian
cooking! It’s a layered pasta dish, with a cheesy, spicy and t ....
25 Sep 18
Aloo Methi Parathas by Tarla Dalal
Packed with excitement; that describes the Aloo Methi Parathas best of all! These sumptuous whole wheat parathas are stuffed with a delectable mixture of potatoes flavoured with fenugreek leaves, cumin seeds and spice powders, which makes them so tasty that they can be served straight and simple wit ....
16 Jun 18
Paneer Tikka Sizzler by Tarla Dalal
Succulent pieces of paneer marinated in a tantalizing tandoori masala grilled to perfection and served with pulao, a stuffed capsicum and tangy makhani gravy. If you like, serve some grilled onions with it too.
16 Jun 18
Paneer Pulao, Quick Paneer Pulao Recipe by Tarla Dalal
Long-grained basmati rice, pressure-cooked in tangy tomato-based gravy interspersed with spongy cottage cheese cubes, the paneer pulao is a toothsome treat that will delight your family and friends!
Enjoy this pulao as it is or have it with
24 Jul 18
Falafel, Lebanese Falafel Stuffed in Pita Bread by Tarla Dalal
An all-time favourite Lebanese
dish, Falafel can classify as a sumptuous snack or a meal in its own right depending on when you have it!
Here, unleavened pita bread is lined with tongue-tickling garlic chutney, topped with a tangy curd dressing and packed w ....
Sprouted Moong Khichdi, Microwave Recipe by Tarla Dalal
Let’s try making khichdi
with an interesting twist! Here, normal moong dal is replaced with sprouted moong, and the effect is awesome.
Add to this a tongue-tickling masala of coconut, coriander seeds, spice powders etc. and you get a fabulous S ....
Sambhar Rice, Sambar Sadam by Tarla Dalal
A traditional one-dish meal
from the kitchens of Tamil Nadu, the Sambhar Rice is enjoyed so much by them that it is made on special occasions as well as lazy weekends!
They need no reason or occasion to make Sambhar Rice – if they feel like it, ....
31 May 18
Palak Khichdi by Tarla Dalal
This mouth-watering khichdi makes a complete meal with just a cup of curds and a papad because it is so self-contained in terms of flavours. From garlicky and tangy to mildly spicy, this delicious Palak Khichdi has everything you would love to have in a one-dish meal .With greens, rice and dal, it i ....
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