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Jain Snacks recipes
Last Updated : Oct 06,2018
Those who are used to including tubers and pungent ingredients like onion and garlic in their foods tend to think that Jain food cannot match up in taste to these, but this section will prove them wrong. The range of delectable Jain snacks in this section will be enjoyed not just by our Jain friends but by every single one of you! From aromatic Nylon Khaman Dhokla to tongue-tickling Masala Corn and crunchy Murukku, you are about to explore a range of irresistible snacks in this section.
06 Oct 18
Murukku ( Tiffin Treats) by Tarla Dalal
This is one snack that will be there in most South Indian houses on almost all days. Indeed, this crunchy delicacy made with rice and urad dal flours is an exciting treat that will be loved by all, especially thanks to the peppy aroma and flavour imparted by sesame and asafoetida. Before you start f ....
01 Sep 18
Ribbon Sev by Tarla Dalal
Ribbon Sev, also known as Ribbon Pakoda, Ola Pakoda or Ottu Pakoda in South India is a broad, ribbon-shaped sev that is super crisp because of the perfect proportioning of rice flour, besan and butter. The dough for this deep-fried snack is flavoured aptly with chilli powder and asafoetida, which gi ....
31 Aug 18
Zucchini Rollups by Tarla Dalal
Zucchini Rollups is an awesome cold starter, where the creaminess of feta cheese is interspersed with a burst of basil! This starter requires no cooking and is quite easy to make.
It owes its success to the attractive presentation and the exciting mix of natural flavours, including the creamines ....
05 May 18
Moru Moru Dosa by Tarla Dalal
When children come home after school in South India and peek into the kitchen to see what is waiting for them, the answer they yearn for is “Moru Moru Dosa” or crisp dosa!
This recipe shows you a quick-fix fermented dosa recipe, which tastes even better than the regular fermented batter dosa ....
27 Jun 18
Nylon Khaman Dhokla ( Gujarati Recipe) by Tarla Dalal
These dhoklas are so soft and spongy that the reference to nylon is really apt! What is more, this recipe is also very easy to implement if you follow these simple instructions properly and practice it a bit. The addition of fruit salt to the batter, and water to the tempering, are the two main fact ....
Capsicum Rings by Tarla Dalal
A perfect tea-time snack, these Capsicum Rings are made by deep-frying capsicum rings coated with a plain flour batter that is aptly perked up with black pepper.
A sprinkling of chaat masala gives these Jain
-friendly crispies a truly snazzy flavour that tickl ....
09 Oct 18
Corn and Capsicum Tikki by Tarla Dalal
Corn and capsicum are a lesson in contrasts. While one is sweet, juicy and yellow, the other is spicy, crunchy and green. See how they complement each other perfectly in everything from texture and flavour to appearance. It is no surprise then that this Corn and Capsicum Tikki turns out to be such a ....
Rice Khichu ( Gujarati Recipe) by Tarla Dalal
Gujarat is known for its many snacks that are a treat to the palate even while being friendly to the stomach! here is another such easy to make and easily digestible afternoon snack that is so popular that it is even sold on the streets of gujarat. Rice khichu is so named because it has to be served ....
Dal and Rice Dosa by Tarla Dalal
Quite different from the usual dosa in appearance and flavour, the Dal and Rice Dosa has a dominance of dal flavour, which combines beautifully with sambhar and chutney.
As a more flavourful and aromatic variant, you can add finely chopped methi leaves or drumstick leaves to the batter before ....
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 ....
Mag Ni Dal Na Dhokla ( Gujarati Recipe) by Tarla Dalal
This signature gujarati dish is a popular tea-time choice. The fruit salt makes the dhoklas so fluffy that your children will keep asking for it every day! it is so easy to prepare and uses such common ingredients that it is not difficult to oblige them… just that you need to plan in advance because ....
Moong Dal Papadi, Healthy Jar Snack by Tarla Dalal
Any papadi as a jar snack
, never fails to make tea-time a lively affair.
While the traditional deep-fried version is made with refined flour, here we have given the recipe several innovative twists to make it super healthy.
This Moong Dal Pap ....
Cheese Crackers by Tarla Dalal
When buying packaged products, there is always a niggling doubt about what ingredients they have used, and whether there really is enough cheese in the so-called cheese crackers, and so on! the best way out is to make it yourself. Here is a foolproof recipe to make cheese crackers in your own kitche ....
16 Dec 08
Pesto Penne by Tarla Dalal
A traditional Italian sauce, Pesto features a rare combination of walnuts or pine nuts with basil leaves and olive oil. While some versions use garlic, the Jain version is much tastier. In this mouth-watering recipe of Pesto Penne, we combine this delectable sauce with perfectly cooked penne, a bask ....
Mexican Vegetable Faheeta by Tarla Dalal
Flour tortillas jam-packed with the goodness of vegetables, and topped with molten cheese and green salsa..... undoubtedly a culinary treat!
Do try other Jain friendly international recipes like American Chopsuey
Sev Murmura, Sev Kurmura, Sev Mamra by Tarla Dalal
The Sev Murmura features a mix of two all-time favourites – sev and kurmura – in a handy dry form.
In this scrumptious Gujarati
jar snack, the sev and puffed rice are sautéed in oil with a dash of spices. This helps the flavours to sink in well, and also kee ....
03 Sep 18
Fruity Pani Puri by Tarla Dalal
Perfect for fruit lovers, this unique pani puri recipes combines the zesty taste of fruits with the peppy taste of pani puri.
Chopped fruits replace the traditional potato mixture stuffed into the puris, while a spicy fruity liquid replaces the normal pani.
The fruity flavours of orange and ....
14 Jun 11
Healthy Chivda by Tarla Dalal
Made in just 1 teaspoon of oil, this puffed cereal and cornflakes chivda is lighter and healthier than the original.
Corn and Coriander Panki by Tarla Dalal
A wonderful snack to make when corn is in season. While the coriander and green chillies pep up the panki, the innate flavour is heightened by cooking it wrapped in banana leaves. Serve fresh and hot.
26 Nov 12
Baked Chaklis by Tarla Dalal
This simple and delicious recipe is a real treat for weight watchers. Chaklis, the popular indian snack, is usually deep-fried and contains loads of calories. Here's how to make them with 1 tsp of oil to near perfection by baking them in an oven. Munch them at anytime of the day when hunger strikes. ....
Chillies Stuffed with Paneer and Cheese by Tarla Dalal
Here is a scrumptious treat for the fun-loving foodie! Bhavnagari chillies, with their convenient size and mildly spicy taste, are ideal for making this delicious snack.
The chillies are first stuffed with paneer and cheese, then dipped in a plain flour batter and deep-fried.
Using a combina ....
Malai Paneer Bell Pepper Balls, Cold Starter by Tarla Dalal
No sweat, just fun! This easy-to-make cold starter is as quick as it can get. All you need to do is shape a dough of malai paneer into balls and coat it with chopped bell peppers.
The soft white colour and melt-in-the-mouth texture of paneer combines beautifully with the totally contrasting crun ....
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