This category has been viewed 882441 times
Quick Recipe >
Quick Snacks / Starters recipes
When hunger strikes suddenly, is when we lose control and binge on store-bought food. This section will help you get out of the habit. With delightful snacks that are easy and quick to make, like the Chatpata Popcorn, you can overcome hunger attacks the smart way. When you are back from office, or your kids from school, indulge in yummy and filling treats like the Cheese Chilli Toast, which will keep you going till dinner.
On the other hand, quick starters like the scrumptious Beans on Toast and the exotic, protein-packed Cheesy Broccoli Stuffed Mushrooms make sure you reap the compliments at a party without sweating in the kitchen for too long! So, stop worrying and start munching on these quick snacks and starters.
20 Jul 15
Poha Chivda by Tarla Dalal
Pop a spoonful into your mouth and savour the crunchiness of this delectable snack! An assortment of ingredients ranging from poha and peanuts to cashews and curry leaves gives this Poha Chivda a range of textures, while a choice of spice powders gives it a nice savoury aroma and flavour. While it i ....
04 Feb 15
Nacho Chips by Tarla Dalal
Crispy treats for your tooth and taste buds, Nacho Chips have a characteristic texture that is quite different from other chips, perhaps due to the combination of maize flour and plain flour. While a sprinkling of carom seeds and oregano imparts enough aroma and flavour for most purposes, you can ad ....
12 Apr 15
Chana Dal and Cabbage Tikki by Tarla Dalal
Diabetic-friendly ingredients like chana dal and cabbage, flavoured elegantly with mint leaves and cumin seeds powder, make brilliant tikkis! The crispness of the Chana Dal and Cabbage Tikki brought about by the interplay of chana dal and curds is indeed remarkable, but must be had fresh off the tav ....
11 Oct 17
Roadside Hare Chane Ki Chaat, Protein and Calcium Rich by Tarla Dalal
A typical chaat that is commonly sold on Mumbai’s streets, the Roadside Hare Chane ki Chaat continues to be a popular dish with a timeless appeal.
It pleases young and old with its incredible taste and amazing mouth-feel. It is also very simple to make, and you can even try it at home. All you n ....
23 Aug 11
Sprouted Moong and Methi Chilas by Tarla Dalal
Sprouts, a good source of protein, iron and vitamin C, and a great add-on to our daily meals. This is an easy-to-make dish and ensures intake of sprouts for those who do not otherwise like them.
02 Oct 15
Quick Rava Idli ( Tiffin Treats) by Tarla Dalal
With its brilliant flavour and nice, flaky texture, Rava Idli is something like upma in idli form, so you get the best of both worlds. Since it is steamed, it is easier to digest than upma, has a convenient form factor for serving as well as packing, and stays soft and humid for longer. The batter f ....
20 May 16
Veg Crispy, Crispy Fried Vegetables by Tarla Dalal
A very popular starter in Chinese
cuisine, this crisp, delicious dish is also quite convenient and quick to prepare. While there are many ways of preparing this popular starter, here we have coated the veggie strips with a thick and flavourful batter before deep- ....
10 Oct 17
Methi Thalipeeth, Maharashtrian Breakfast by Tarla Dalal
Methi Thalipeeth is a traditional Maharashtrian
breakfast, made with a mix of flours, aromatic fenugreek leaves and a touch of spice powders.
It has a rustic and homely texture and a really inspiring flavour. It is nutritious and filling – a good way to ....
18 Sep 17
Quick Sandwich Recipe, Veg Tava Sandwich Recipe by Tarla Dalal
This Quick Sandwich Recipe is one that has withstood the test of time. For years, it has come to the aid of people who need a quick snack to appease a sudden hunger pang.
It is a popular snack with kids and office-goers, and is sold commonly in canteens and bakeries. It is a wonderful snack to a ....
21 Jan 09
Jhatpat Waffle (100 Calorie Snacks) by Tarla Dalal
Suggested serving size for 100 calories: 2 pieces
i’ve given the humble idli-dosa batter a twist. Carrots, coriander and green chillies add oodles of flavour and fibre, making this the yummiest waffle ever!
02 Feb 16
Pav Sandwich, Masala Pav with Potatoes, Tomatoes and Onions by Tarla Dalal
A very interesting Pav Sandwich, which is somewhere mid-way between a regular sandwich and vada pav, but as exciting as both together! Basically, it involves less work than vada pav because you do not need a vada but it is almost as tasty because it uses garlic chutney and assorted masalas including ....
02 Oct 15
Masala Corn ( Tiffin Treats) by Tarla Dalal
Um, Masala Corn, one of kids’ favourite roadside snacks! Interestingly, it can even be sent to school in their tiffin box because it remains nice and fresh for at least 4 hours. One might think that it will release water over time, but our experiments show that it is nice and tasty at lunch time. Th ....
15 Jun 14
Paneer Fritters ( Starter Recipe) by Tarla Dalal
Paneer fritters are a unique preparation of chilli garlic flavoured paneer coated with crushed papad and deep-fried to perfect golden brown. The innovative use of papad instead of bread crumbs makes it all the more crisp and flavourful. It is a wonderful accompaniment to tea or juice and will be lov ....
23 Nov 14
Khandvi ( Gujarati Recipe) by Tarla Dalal
Khandvi is a popular snack amongst gujaratis, especially the kids! nobody can hide their love for this delicious savoury made of gram flour and curds, tempered with mustard seeds. At the same time, none can deny that it is a difficult item to prepare! be patient, and remember to cook the paste slowl ....
REGISTER NOW If you are a new user.
Or Sign In here, if you are an existing member.
If your Gmail or Facebook email id is registered with Tarladalal.com, the accounts will be merged. If the respective id is not registered, a new Tarladalal.com account will be created.
Click OK to sign out from tarladalal.
For security reasons (specially on shared computers), proceed to Google and sign out from your Google account.