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Last Updated : Jun 26,2020



खाने के साथ परोसे जाने वाले रेसिपी - हिन्दी में पढ़ें (Side Dishes recipes in Hindi)
જમણની સાથે - ગુજરાતી માં વાંચો (Side Dishes recipes in Gujarati)

Side Dishes Recipes, Indian Side Dish Veg Recipes

side dishes recipes. Indian side dish recipes. A meal without side dishes is a big risk to take because you can never be sure it will appeal to everybody! Side dish recipes like Pickles, Papad, Dips, Jams and sauces add zing and ensure that everybody finds something to enjoy in the meal... crunch for crunch lovers, the spice for the spice fans and tang for the tang seekers! In short, side dishes not only add more fun to a meal but also have the power to balance the flavours and textures as per one’s tastes.

Strawberry Jam, Fresh Strawberry Jam RecipeStrawberry Jam, Fresh Strawberry Jam Recipe

While some accompaniments are made fresh, like Jams and Dips, others like Chutneys, Pickles and sauces can be made in bulk and stored, handy to be used whenever required.

From biryani to dosa, side dishes are an important part of every meal in Indian cuisine. Be it restaurant or home, dishes like idli / dosa / appe are incomplete without side dishes like chutney and sambhar. Similarly, main course dishes like rice & Indian flatbreads cannot be enjoyed without accompaniments like dal, subzi. How boring and unappealing it would be to relish them plain! Whatever be your requirement, you will find a couple of choices to match your needs in this section.

Butter, Jam recipes - Breakfast side dishes

A cup of coffee with a side of toasted bread is sure a great start to the morning. When this bread slice is smeared with accompaniments like butter and jam, it literally takes it to a whole new level. You can also opt for healthy alternatives like coconut butter, almond butter or peanut butter.

Jams are fruits that have been prepared and canned for long term storage. The preparation of fruit preserves traditionally involves the use of a gelling agent, although sugar or honey may be used as well. They may be made using a single fruit like strawberry, pineapple or mixed fruits/ berries.

Homemade ButterHomemade Butter

Indian breakfast recipes like parathas are incomplete without a dollop of white butter. Learn how to make safed makhan at home and serve them warm with tongue-tickling achaar or raita.

Try your hands on a myriad of flavored butter recipes like Schezwan and Spring Onion Butter, Garlic and Fresh Herb Butter & Lemon Chilli Coriander Butter and use them to make pasta, noodles and rice or you can use it as an interesting spread for your toast, Sandwiches or rolls. Flavored butter makes up for a perfect side dish to warm dough balls too.

Chutney recipes as side dishes

Each Indian cuisine or region has some or the other special chutney that complements the food. They can accompany snacks as well as main course dishes, in fact, you can even use them to prepare other dishes. Chutneys can be dry or wet & can be prepared in bulk and stored for later use.

Chutney Podi (Thengai)Chutney Podi (Thengai)

From amla chutney to black sesame seeds, chutney can be made with an assortment of ingredients & will have a sweet, spicy or tangy flavor. Trust us! They will surely perk up your meal. Glance through our collection of 260 Chutney Recipes and choose from a range of options like hari chutney, fresh garlic chutney, coconut chutney as per your requirements.

Achaar, Papad as side dishes

Papads can enhance the simplest of meals with its crunch. No wonder it is a popular side dish to an Indian meal. Papads come in different shapes and can be transformed to create delightful snacks and munchies. Fried, roasted or microwaved, papad has a tongue-tickling flavor.

Masala PapadMasala Papad

Pickles or achaars can be made with vegetables or fruits. Vegetables are usually salted, either with dry salt or brine. Dry salted vegetables are then packed in oil, usually mustard oil. Pickling is usually done in oil, vinegar, lemon juice or brine (i.e. salt solution). While some are sun-dried, some can be made quickly in a pan or a microwave. Our section for pickle recipes is a gateway to the world of pickles, with options like Spicy Mango Pickle, Carrot Pickle, Aam ka Achaar, Drumstick Pickle etc.

Health conscious people can opt for better alternatives made with selective ingredients and specific proportions. Check out our section for Low-Calorie Pickles/Sauces/Chutneys recipes to enjoy side dishes without worrying about anything.

Enjoy our side dishes recipes. Indian side dish recipes and other side dish recipes below. 

13 Accompaniments Butter Recipes
250 Accompaniments Chutney Recipes
286 Accompaniments Dips / Sauces Recipes
22 Accompaniments Jams Recipes
78 Accompaniments Low Cal Pickles / Sauces / Chutneys Recipes
13 Accompaniments Papads Recipes
182 Accompaniments Pickles / Achar Recipes


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Spicy Peanut Sauce
Recipe# 338
25 Jun 18

 
 by Tarla Dalal
Here is a quick and easy Spicy Peanut Sauce, made with roasted peanuts, which can be used innovatively in the preparation of, or to serve along with Indian and Oriental Starters / Snacks . While chilli powder gives it a spicy twist, the combination ....
Green Garlic Sauce
Recipe# 4178
10 Dec 15

 
 by Tarla Dalal
Green garlic or young garlic has a milder, fresher and sweeter taste than mature garlic pods, and this makes it a wonderful ingredient for sauces and dips. Combining it with some green chillies for spice, coriander for a fresh flavour and lemon juice for tang results in a really tongue-ticklin ....
Broccoli and Mushroom Dip
Recipe# 22706
04 Feb 15

 
 
by Tarla Dalal
An off-beat dip, which offers a radically different alternative to tomato salsa and other dips commonly served with bread. A cheesy, saucy dip with a very rich and intense mouth-feel derived from cheese, complemented finely by the chewy textures of broccoli and mushrooms, this flavourful and wholeso ....
Nutritious Green Chutney
Recipe# 4698
17 Sep 19

 
 
by Tarla Dalal
A light chutney prepared with coriander and mint leaves, with onions for flavour and volume, this Nutritious Green Chutney is used widely in Indian cuisine, as an accompaniment for snacks, as a topping for
Spinach Fondue  ( Chips and Dips )
Recipe# 22740
04 Feb 15

 
 
by Tarla Dalal
Whether made of chocolate or cheese, fondues always denote fun. It is the perfect stuff to have on the table for a gathering with your closest friends! Spinach Fondue is an interesting variant of the typical cheese fondue enhanced with puréed spinach. It has a vibrant and attractive green colour, an ....
Asparagus Fondue with Cream Crackers ( Diabetic Recipe )
Recipe# 33790
20 Aug 10

 
 by Tarla Dalal
The benefits of greens mixed in the creamy mixture of cheese and milk provides the perfect dip for creamy crackers…. . A delightful treat for your family and friends. A yummy option for the calorie conscious as well. Serve the way you want either with khakhras, cream crackers, vegetables etc. ....
Strawberry Sauce (quick and  Easy)
Recipe# 1634
21 Feb 12

 
 
by Tarla Dalal
Unlike traditional sauces that need to be simmered for very long, this quick and easy version of strawberry sauce can be prepared in minutes as we thicken it fast using corn flour. With a dash of lemon juice to enhance the flavour, the addition of corn flour does not compromise the texture or essenc ....
Radish, Cucumber and Curd Dip
Recipe# 532
14 Aug 20

 
 
by Tarla Dalal
Fresh out of the garden, that is how this dip feels! The Radish, Cucumber and Curd Dip comprises refreshing salad veggies with curd and fresh cream for richness and green chillies for flavour. Chill and serve this dip with freshly-sliced crunchy veggies.
Hot and Sweet Dip
Recipe# 436
15 Oct 20

 
 by Tarla Dalal
Ready in minutes, the Hot and Sweet Dip is made with chilli flakes and vinegar sweetened with sugar. A pinch of salt helps to highlight the other flavours, and must be added without fail. Remember to allow this dip to soak for a few hours before serving so that the sauce imbibes the spiciness of ....
Cucumber Relish, Thai Cucumber  Pickle
Recipe# 435
26 Nov 13

 
 by Tarla Dalal
This delectable dip-like accompaniment is a treasure from Thai cuisine. A stunning mix of ingredients like juicy cucumber, tangy tomato and spicy red chilli are mixed in a base of mildly-sweetened vinegar. The fabulous interplay o ....
Mushroom Sauce
Recipe# 1624
11 Sep 14

 
 by Tarla Dalal
An irresistibly creamy sauce with sliced mushrooms, perked up with onions, green chillies and oregano. What makes this Mushroom Sauce a bit different from other white sauce based recipes is that it contains onions, which is essential in this case to enhance the flavour of the mushrooms. While making ....
Masala Papad
Recipe# 1472
01 Oct 20

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 by Tarla Dalal
Crunchy and masaledar, this is and ideal starter for serving with any meal! Nobody refuses Masala Papad, because it is light and appetizing, ensuring that you have enough place in your tummy for the upcoming meal. While we have prepared this snack with the standard combo of vegetables and chilli pow ....
Avocado Dip
Recipe# 526
08 Jun 15

 
 by Tarla Dalal
A flavourful and healthy avocado-based dip, Guacamole originated in Mexico but has now become popular all over the world not just as a dip but also as a salad dressing and sandwich topping. Ensure you take ripe avocados to avoid a raw taste that displeases the taste buds! Once you have made the righ ....
Barbeque Dip ( Microwave Recipe)
Recipe# 4929
20 Aug 10

 
 
by Tarla Dalal
No barbeque party can be complete without this tangy, tongue-tickling dip. A very easy to make, no-fuss dip.
Apricot Sauce, Used in Desserts
Recipe# 110
22 Sep 18

 
 
by Tarla Dalal
Easy to make, beautiful to behold and absolutely tasty, the Apricot Sauce has all the attributes you would desire in a dessert topping! Above all, it has a really tanatalising aroma, which is sure to draw everybody’s attention. The use of lemon juice seems to accentuate the aroma further, while also ....
Thousand Island Dressing ( Salad Dressing)
Recipe# 328
02 Jun 15

 
 by Tarla Dalal
No reviews
Rich and luscious, this is America’s all-time favourite dressing! While the fresh cream gives the Thousand Island Dressing a rich texture, the curds, mustard powder and sauces give it a tangy flavour, and vegetables give it an enjoyable crunch. This quick and easy dressing is apt for salads, chips a ....
Thai Peanut Sauce, Easy Peanut Sauce
Recipe# 437
26 Nov 13

 
 by Tarla Dalal
No reviews
We will let you in on a little secret... a trick that enables you to prepare lip-smacking Thai Peanut Sauce within minutes using peanut butter! Here, peanut butter is combined with coconut milk and typical Oriental flavour enhancers like garlic and lemongrass, to prepare a luscious and intensely tas ....
Fried Bean Curd with Hot and Sweet Dip
Recipe# 439
26 Nov 13

 
 by Tarla Dalal
No reviews
A simple yet fancy finger food that fits a lazy Saturday afternoon just as well as a party for adults, fried bean curd with hot and sweet dip can be prepared quite easily by anybody. Use your creativ ....
Kaachi Keri No Sambhaar
Recipe# 577
23 Nov 14

 
 
by Tarla Dalal
No reviews
Sambhaar is a spice mix that is readily available in most Gujarati households. It is enjoyed mixed with curd, or used to make instant pickles such as this one. Kaachi Keri No Sambhaar is a no-fuss pickle made by just mixing cut raw mangoes with oil and sambhaar powder. The dominant flavour of mustar ....
Grilled Cottage Cheese with Orange Ginger Sauce
Recipe# 1780
01 Jan 01

 
 by Tarla Dalal
No reviews
This tasty sauce complements the cottage cheese well.
Mexican Green Sauce for Tacos
Recipe# 834
30 Jan 19

 
 
by Tarla Dalal
No reviews
When you think ‘green’, generally it is leaves and greens that come to your mind; however, here is a green sauce made without coriander, mint or any of the stereotyped ingredients. This Mexican Green Sauce for Tacos, on the other hand, is a tangy sauce made with crisp green tomatoes spiked up wi ....
Carrot Butter ( Low Calorie)
Recipe# 1322
24 Aug 20

 
 
by Tarla Dalal
No reviews
Carrot butter is loaded with vitamin a which helps maintain good vision. This recipe reduces the amount of butter to be used and makes a great spread.
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