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Last Updated : Oct 29,2021



वरिष्ठ नागरिक चबाने के लिए आसान - हिन्दी में पढ़ें (Senior Citizen Easy to Chew recipes in Hindi)
વરિષ્ઠ નાગરિકો માટે ચાવા માં સરળની રેસિપિ - ગુજરાતી માં વાંચો (Senior Citizen Easy to Chew recipes in Gujarati)

Soft Food for Elderly, Healthy Senior Citizen Easy to Chew Indian Food

Soft Food for Elderly. easy to chew food for senior citizens. Easy to chew or soft foods can be a boon for the elderly who have difficulty chewing due to loss of teeth. It is important that they continue to consume nutritious and balanced meals to remain active and healthy. The best soft foods are those that are soft and moist in their natural form, they can also be mashed, puréed or moisture can be added to make food easier to chew.


4 important points for senior citizens to chew food.

1.  Choose fruits that are naturally soft such as banana, all types of berries such as strawberry, raspberry, chickoo, pear that can be chewed without any problem. Banana, muskmelon, watermelon, strawberries can be added to milkshakes and smoothies.

Try Strawberry Yoghurt or banana apple smoothie recipe which can be had for breakfast.

Banana Apple SmoothieBanana Apple Smoothie

2. Choose soft and moist foods. You can chop, mash, mince, grind or purée foods to give it an easy-to-chew texture. Curd Rice and Bajra Khichdi are great if your looking for good rice options that are nutritious and can be eaten without much hassle.

Curd Rice, South Indian Curd Rice RecipeCurd Rice, South Indian Curd Rice Recipe

3. Include soups and broths that contain vegetables such as spinach, potatoes, onions, tomatoes and carrots.

For nourishing soups choices, try Quick Vegetable Broth and Green peas carrot and cauliflower soup

Quick Vegetable BrothQuick Vegetable Broth

4. Cereals such as oats, rice, jowar, ragi, can be consumed in the form of porridge or khichdi Jowar and Vegetable Porridge is sure to keep you full for a long time. Remember to add chopped and boiled veggies in your porridge to make it nutritious and fiber rich.

Enjoy our Soft Food for Elderly. easy to chew food for senior citizens and senior citizen recipe articles below.

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Apple Banana Smoothie, Healthy Banana Apple Smoothie
Recipe# 39023
16 Oct 21

 
 by Tarla Dalal
apple banana smoothie recipe | healthy banana apple smoothie | Indian apple banana smoothie with yogurt | with 16 amazing images. apple banana smoothie recipe | healthy ....
Masoor Dal with Spinach, Protein Rich Recipes
Recipe# 33249
30 Mar 21

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 by Tarla Dalal
masoor dal with spinach recipe | protein rich dal | dal palak | with 18 amazing images. masoor dal recipe is a versatile Indian food which can find a place in every household. Learn how to ....
Spinach Dosa
Recipe# 41017
29 Mar 21

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 by Tarla Dalal
spinach dosa recipe | palak dosa | keerai dosai | spinach dosa for pregnancy and kids | with step by step images. spinach dosa is a unique snack idea to make up f ....
Khatta Meetha Chana Chaat
Recipe# 30806
23 Nov 20

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by Tarla Dalal
khatta meetha chana chaat recipe | khatti meethi chana chaat | chickpeas chaat | healthy snack for kids | with step by step photos. khatta meetha chana chaat is a ....
Lauki ki Kheer, Doodhi Kheer Recipe
Recipe# 5594
12 Dec 20

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 by Tarla Dalal
Who does not like to dig into kheer, the all-time favourite desi dessert! But, if that lovely treat has left back a stain of guilt in your heart, then perhaps you can try this kheer with a difference! A reasonably healthy way to satisfy your sweet ....
Paneer Tamatar Paratha
Recipe# 32997
24 May 21

 
 by Tarla Dalal
paneer tamatar paratha recipe | healthy tomato paneer paratha | stuffed tomato paratha | with 28 amazing images. paneer tamatar paratha is an interesting variation of the paneer paratha wit ....
Pumpkin Dry Vegetable
Recipe# 22215
06 Nov 20

 
 by Tarla Dalal
healthy kaddu ki sabzi recipe | kaddu ki sookhi sabzi | bhoplya chi bhaji | Indian style pumpkin sabzi is a unique everyday sabzi which can be enjoyed with phulkas and chapatis. Learn how to m ....
Cucumber and Carrot Curd Rice
Recipe# 22375
20 Apr 21

 
 
by Tarla Dalal
cucumber and carrot curd rice recipe | Indian carrot cucumber curd rice | South Indian curd rice with carrots | cucumber carrot curd for acidity with 19 amazing images. ....
Blackberry Banana Smoothie Recipe, Antioxidant Rich
Recipe# 42443
02 Jul 19

 
 by Tarla Dalal
A lusciously creamy smoothie featuring an attractive blend of blackberries, banana and curd laced with honey, this is an awesome way to harness the benefits of blackberries for your well-being. It has a fancy colour, fruity aroma and fabulous taste, which make it a favourite with everyone. You c ....
Lemon Rice Recipe ( Microwave)
Recipe# 35109
22 Feb 13

 
 
by Tarla Dalal
Lemon Rice is an all-time favourite rice preparation in South India, where it is made on a regular basis for lunch or dinner, offered as prasad to devotees at temples, served as part of a wedding spread, and carried frequently in the dabba to work or school. With a holistic flavour that combin ....
Green Peas, Carrot and Cauliflower Soup
Recipe# 4634
15 Apr 19

 
 by Tarla Dalal
A crunchy and satiating option, the Green Peas, Carrot and Cauliflower Soup is a wholesome and tasteful soup that retains the natural flavours of the veggies to the hilt. It makes use of fibre-rich ingredients like green peas, cauliflower, cabbage and carrots. Avoid straining to retain the fibre con ....
Paneer Palak Koftas in Makhani Gravy
Recipe# 3565
02 Jan 19

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 by Tarla Dalal
Low-cal Paneer Palak Kofta in Makhani Gravy, anyone? The weight-watcher is usually terrified of words like paneer and makhani, but here is a low-cal version of this popular North Indian dish specially formulated to please food lovers without adding to their waistline. The innovative twist here is th ....
Groundnut Tikkis
Recipe# 22448
23 Sep 19

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 by Tarla Dalal
Here is a unique tikki made with crunchy peanuts and vibrant spinach held together by whole wheat flour and besan. This tasty snack is loaded with vitamin B3, which is required for producing and utilising energy from the food that you eat. With just a dash of lemon juice and green chillies to ....
Dal Moghlai ( Low Cholesterol Recipe)
Recipe# 5292
06 Oct 19

 
 by Tarla Dalal
If you wish to pamper yourself, there is no better way than to cook yourself some luxuriant Moghlai food! Moghlai cuisine is generally quite rich, with abundant use of spices and dairy products like ghee, cream and butter. However, we have ....
Sprouted Masala Matki
Recipe# 5701
20 Oct 20

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 by Tarla Dalal
sprouted masala matki recipe | sprouted moth masala | matki sprouts curry | healthy snack | with step by step images. sprouted masala matki is a nourishing fare w ....
Banana Oats Smoothie, Healthy Oats Banana Smoothie
Recipe# 36265
20 Oct 21

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 by Tarla Dalal
banana oats smoothie recipe | 3 ingredient banana oats smoothie | healthy Indian banana oats smoothie | no sugar smoothie | with 24 amazing images. banana oats smoothie ....
Masala Cauliflower with Green Peas
Recipe# 6424
12 Dec 20

 
 
by Tarla Dalal
masala cauliflower with green peas recipe | healthy cauliflower peas masala | masala gobi matar sabzi | Indian style gobi matar | masala cauliflower with green peas
Methi Palak Dhoklas ( Pregnancy Recipe )
Recipe# 2934
20 Aug 11

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 by Tarla Dalal
These quick and easy to make dhoklas are best enjoyed as a breakfast dish or even a late afternoon snack. Black-eyed beans, also called cow peas or chawli beans are extremely rich in iron and folic acid. Both these nutrients are required in abundance, especially during the first trimester.
Strawberry Yoghurt ( Healthy Heart)
Recipe# 8704
10 Feb 20

 
 by Tarla Dalal
Nothing can beat the luring aroma of strawberry, and nobody can pass a dish of this dainty fruit without picking one! Thankfully, this vitamin-packed fruit is as healthy as it is tasty. Here is a lovely Strawberry Yoghurt made with low-fat curds to curb excess fat intake, making this treat acceptabl ....
Mini Beetroot Pancake
Recipe# 39444
12 Aug 14

 
 by Tarla Dalal
Rice and urad dal is a perfect formula, whether in the form of idli, dosa or upma, as the duo gives a perfect combination of energy and protein needed for a busy day. These Mini Beetroot Pancakes are all the more wondrous because they pack in more protein from soya flour, vitamins from beetroot and ....
Bajra, Methi and Paneer Parathas
Recipe# 3495
29 Oct 21

 
 
by Tarla Dalal
bajra methi paneer paratha recipe | paneer bajre ka paratha | bajra methi paneer paratha for diabetes | winter special - stuffed bajra paneer paratha | with 42 amazing images.
Healthy Lemon Rice
Recipe# 3584
13 Nov 20

 
 by Tarla Dalal
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healthy lemon rice recipe | quick and easy healthy lemon rice | South Indian style healthy lemon rice | healthy lemon rice side dish | with 15 amazing images. healthy l ....
Pyaz ki Roti, Healthy Pyaz ka Paratha
Recipe# 5581
02 Feb 21

 
 by Tarla Dalal
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pyaz ki roti recipe | pyaz ka paratha | pyaaz ki roti | pyaj wali roti | healthy onion roti | with 21 amazing images. pyaz ki roti is a ....
Homemade Mashed Potatoes Without Milk, Dairy Free
Recipe# 42339
17 Jul 21

 
 by Tarla Dalal
No reviews
mashed potatoes recipe | homemade mashed potatoes without milk (vegan) | dairy free mashed potatoes | mashed potatoes bland food | mashed potatoes for lactose intolerance
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Senior Citizen Easy to Chew
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 on 04 Sep 20 11:54 AM


i came across these wonderful recipes while searching for ideas to make my mom eat better. Thank you for sharing these nutritious recipes. will try them out soon!
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Tarla Dalal    Shakila, we are delighted that this helped your mom. Thanks for letting us know.
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04 Sep 20 01:07 PM