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214 nutmeg recipes

Last Updated : Jan 05,2023

जायफल रेसिपी - हिन्दी में पढ़ें (nutmeg recipes in Hindi)
જાયફળ રેસીપી - ગુજરાતી માં વાંચો (nutmeg recipes in Gujarati)

Nutmeg recipes | Indian Jaiphal recipes | Recipes using Nutmeg |

Nutmeg recipes | Indian Jaiphal recipes | Recipes using Nutmeg |

Nutmeg also called as jaiphal in Hindi is the oval-shaped hard seed of Myristica fragrans plant. It shows its presence in many Indian desserts along with Indian Garam Masala and some gravies too. Internationally, nutmeg is usually associated with sweet, spicy dishes like pies, puddings, custards, cookies and spice cakes.

 Garam Masala Garam Masala

Nutmeg used in Indian sweets 

Dry Fruit Barfi Khoya-based barfis are a delight to savour, because they have a rich milky flavour and amazing melt-in-the-mouth texture relish the traditional flavour and luxuriant mouth-feel of this special Dry Fruit Barfi.

 Dry Fruit Barfi
Dry Fruit Barfi

Sweet Pongal taste, understandably, is divine! The rich flavour and aroma of jaggery, together with the magical tinge of spices makes this a drool worthy delicacy. 

Sweet PongalSweet Pongal

Chenna Malpua Delicate and lacy malpuas made using fresh paneer which will melt in your mouth.

Just grab the opportunity to make them as they are simply divine! 

Chenna MalpuaChenna Malpua

Kharek ka Halwa is like nothing you've ever tasted before! The combination of dry dates with full-fat milk gives this halwa a rich and intense texture.

 Kharek ka Halwa Kharek ka Halwa

Kesar Pista Biscuits assorted nuts give these biscuits a delectable crunch, while an array of spice powders give it a tantalising aroma.

 Kesar Pista Biscuits, Kesar Pista Badam Biscuit  Kesar Pista Biscuits, Kesar Pista Badam Biscuit

Nutmeg used in dry Indian masala

Nutmeg plays a very important role in Indian masalas, as it gives the perfect aroma to the dish , if added in right proportion. Punjabi Garam Masala  is a must-have item, which you ought to prepare and store before trying your hand at Punjabi cooking!

Lebanese Spice Powder a pinch of Baharat is enough to add an intense flavour and irresistible aroma to various Middle Eastern dishes including soups, curries, stews and sauces. 

 Baharat, Lebanese Spice Powder Recipe Baharat, Lebanese Spice Powder Recipe

Garam Masala a special ingredient, which gives it its characteristic flavour and aroma. Biryani Masala perfect blend of spices for the perfect Biryani!  It is an essential item in a typical Indian kitchen. Homemade Tandoori Masala Powder this recipe gives you the same flavour and aroma as store-bought Tandoori Masala, in fact even better because it is freshly-made at home.

 Homemade Tandoori Masala Powder Recipe  Homemade Tandoori Masala Powder Recipe

Nutmeg used in desserts                            

Baked Cheesecake melt-in-the-mouth treat therefore has an irresistible flavour that lingers on your palate and memory for a long time afterwards a fantastic treat that is perfect to serve at a High Tea Party or as a dessert. 

Baked Apple Cottage Cheese Pie made just with low-fat paneer and fruits, you can occasionally enjoy a serving of this dessert after your meal. Pineapple Crumble peppy flavour of pineapple and the magical touch of spices like nutmeg and cinnamon. Date Pancakes an interesting twist that makes pancakes healthy! Rather than refined flour, we have used whole wheat flour to make the pancakes.

 Date Pancakes, Low Salt for High Blood Pressure Date Pancakes, Low Salt for High Blood Pressure         

Nutmeg in baked recipes 

When nutmehg added in baked dish the aroma is just so good, the smell lingers the whole house, knowing that you are baking something really good. Baked Fettuccine with Spinach in Paneer Sauce Mouth-watering and delicious italian preparation of cooked fettuccine with a healthy dose of spinach and a luscious cottage cheese sauce. 

Chocolate Cheese Tart sprinkling of nutmeg powder gives this chocolate cheese tart an aroma that fills the kitchen and beyond! Bread and Butter Pudding popular, easy-to-make British dessert. It also happens to be a hot favourite at Mumbai’s Irani restaurants.

 Bread and Butter PuddingBread and Butter Pudding

Benefits of Nutmeg, Jaiphal : Many studies in the past have shown nutmeg as an effective measure to treat insomnia. Nutmeg with milk had just before bed time induces sleep. 
Nutmeg oil has the power to dismiss pain when rubbed on inflamed area especially in case of inflammatory diseases like arthritis.
 Cream Of Broccoli Soup, Veg Broccoli Soup Recipe Cream Of Broccoli Soup, Veg Broccoli Soup Recipe
Its high fiber is the main nutrient here. It promotes digestion by helping in easy bowel movements. Small quantity of nutmeg may also act as a vasodilator (relax the blood vessels) and maintain blood pressure. See  detailed health benefits of nutmeg, jaiphal
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Cauliflower Nutmeg Soup
Recipe# 1783
26 Jun 14

by Tarla Dalal
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Gourmet cooking can sometimes be easier than everyday cooking; what makes it ‘gourmet’ are the aesthetic, innovative touches! If you do not believe us, try this Cauliflower Nutmeg Soup. It can be prepared easily and quickly using common ingredients, but a thoughtful twist of flavouring the cauliflow ....
Garam Masala
Recipe# 163
06 Aug 22

 by Tarla Dalal
garam masala recipe | Punjabi garam masala powder | homemade garam masala | with 20 amazing images. This garam masala recipe is easy to make make as it involves roasting and blending of Ind ....
Chai ka Masala, Chai Powder, Tea Masala, Indian Masala Tea Powder
Recipe# 4217
19 Jun 23

 by Tarla Dalal
chai ka masala | chai powder | tea masala | Indian masala tea powder | with 13 amazing images chai ka masala is made by dry roasting cloves, cardamoms, kalimirch ....
Bread and Butter Pudding, Eggless Bread and Butter Pudding Recipe
Recipe# 1309
05 Aug 22

 by Tarla Dalal
Eggless bread butter pudding | Indian style bread butter pudding | Custard bread butter pudding | with 26 amazing images. Eggless bread butter pudding | Indian style bre ....
Eggless Banana Muffins
Recipe# 2604
16 Dec 22

 by Tarla Dalal
eggless banana muffins recipe | banana cinnamon muffins | basic banana muffins | with 19 amazing images. Moist and flavorful, pillowy soft, airy, and lightly spiced with cinnamon these banana cinn ....
Mawa Dry Fruit Barfi, Khoya Barfi
Recipe# 2056
10 Aug 21

by Tarla Dalal
mawa dry fruit barfi recipe | khoya dry fruit barfi | mava dry fruit burfi | Indian mawa barfi | with 13 amazing images. mawa dry fruit barfi recipe |
Indian Style Cheesecake, Eggless Baked Cheesecake
Recipe# 1752
22 Feb 21

 by Tarla Dalal
Indian style cheesecake | eggless baked cheesecake | vegetarian paneer curd cheesecake | quick and easy cheesecake | with step by step photos. Unlike many cheesecakes, which are merely ass ....
Walnut Barfi, Microwave Walnut Barfi
Recipe# 4939
20 Aug 10

 by Tarla Dalal
Bored of the same old pista, badam and kaju barfis? Why not try this mouth-watering Walnut Barfi for a change? The best part is that this tasty mithai can be prepared in a jiffy using our handy helper, the microwave oven. The milk powder helps to balance the salty flavour of the walnuts very wel ....
Piyush, Faral Piyush Recipe
Recipe# 32553
30 Dec 20

by Tarla Dalal
piyush recipe | homemade Gujarati piyush |how to make traditional Maharashtrian piyush at home | piyush drink | with 28 amazing images. piyush recipe |
Gond Ke Ladoo, Dinkache Ladoo
Recipe# 3909
18 Apr 22

by Tarla Dalal
gond ke ladoo recipe | dinkache ladoo | Rajashthani gaund ke laddu | with 42 amazing images. gond ke ladoo recipe | dinkache ladoo | Rajashtha ....
Baked Apple Cottage Cheese Pie
Recipe# 5595
12 Dec 20

by Tarla Dalal
One of my favourite desserts which tastes delicious when it is served warm. Made just with low-fat paneer and fruits, you can occasionally enjoy a serving of this dessert after your meal. However, do remember to include these calories as part of your diet.
Lebanese 7 Spice Powder
Recipe# 22572
02 Dec 23

by Tarla Dalal
Lebanese 7 spice powder recipe | Indian style seven spice blend | baharat | with 21 amazing images. This Lebanese 7 spice powder recipe is a staple blend of spices in every Middle Eastern kitchen. Learn how to make < ....
Apple Crisp Pudding
Recipe# 793
16 Sep 15

 by Tarla Dalal
Unlike regular Puddings , which are soft and mushy, this apple pudding has a unique crumbly texture that will stand out as special. This special touch is brought out by topping the apple slices with a hand-mixed mixture of wheat flour, oats, brown ....
Mohanthaal ( Gujarati Recipe)
Recipe# 635
20 Sep 20

by Tarla Dalal
Mohanthaal is another famous sweet from the gujarati repertoire. This sweet needs to be prepared with tact, as the one-thread sugar syrup is the foundation stone for the success of this recipe. If overdone, the dish loses its colour and taste. Also, the mava that imparts the softness to this sweet s ....
Spiced Wholemeal and Oat Pancake
Recipe# 4654
17 Feb 19

by Tarla Dalal
Why make pancakes of plain flour, when you can try tastier options like this? Whole wheat flour and oats add protein, iron and calcium to the Spiced Wholemeal and Oats Pancake, while sugar and spices make it irresistibly tasty. The use of low-fat milk and use of little oil make it suitable for weigh ....
Doodhi Kofta Curry
Recipe# 7541
19 Aug 19

 by Tarla Dalal
Grated pumpkin retains its crunchiness in these crisp koftas simmered in tangy tomato gravy.
Almond Payasam
Recipe# 32885
20 Aug 13

 by Tarla Dalal
Any dish made using almonds is unfailingly rich, quite befitting royalty! keep the spices such as cardamom to a minimum in this recipe, so as to highlight the creamy, soothing texture and flavour of almonds. Authentic ‘badam kheer’ made the south indian way omits cardamoms and nutmeg and uses a pinc ....
Punjabi Garam Masala
Recipe# 1448
25 Mar 20

 by Tarla Dalal
Punjabi garam masala powder recipe | North Indian garam masala recipe | garam masala for sabzis | with 20 amazing images. Punjabi garam masala powder is a must-have item, which you ought to ....
Pineapple Crumble, Fresh Pineapple Crumble
Recipe# 2996
02 Jun 23

 by Tarla Dalal
Here is a crumbly, melt-in-the-mouth dessert with the peppy flavour of pineapple and the magical touch of spices like nutmeg and cinnamon. Brown sugar and soft butter are essential for the success of the Pineapple Crumble, because they give the right colour and texture. Muesli too plays an imp ....
Spinach Malfati
Recipe# 30852
16 May 12

 by Tarla Dalal
Steamed spinach dumplings served with hot tangy tomato sauce and gooey cheese makes an ideal and wholesome mini meal when served with garlic bread or rice. Both tomatoes and spinach are rich in folic acid, an important nutrient that promotes the growth and development of brain cells right from infan ....
Sweet Pongal, Sakkarai Pongal, Chakkarai
Recipe# 32888
05 Aug 21

 by Tarla Dalal
God’s favourite offering, and man’s favourite prasad! Yes, the Sweet Pongal has won this contest hands-down. For generations, South Indians have believed the Sweet Pongal or Sakkarai Pongal to be one of the best offerings to God, as it combines rice and dal with jaggery and spices, all being aus ....
Mixed Vegetables Coconut Curry, Sabzi ka Salan
Recipe# 257
09 Jul 21

 by Tarla Dalal
mixed vegetables coconut curry recipe | sabzi ka salan | vegetarian curry with coconut milk | mixed vegetable curry for chapati and rice | with 40 amazing images. mixed ....
Chenna Malpua  ( Rajasthani Recipe)
Recipe# 3910
05 Jun 23

 by Tarla Dalal
chenna malpua recipe | Rajasthani chenna malpua | chhanar malpua | with 31 amazing images. chhanar malpua is a delicious and easy-to-make dessert that is sure to please everyone. Learn how ....
Piyush ( Gujarati Recipe)
Recipe# 543
23 Nov 14

by Tarla Dalal
Bring two wonderful things together in the right way, and the result is likely to be even more appreciable! piyush, a creamy drink made by combining buttermilk and shrikhand, is an example of this theory. To make this exotic drink quicker and thicker, use shrikhand that is readily available in the m ....
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