Tag: Beetroot

Kerala Dishes, Pulissery, Veg - Curries & Gravies, Vegetarian

Beetroot Leaves Pulissery / Beet Greens Pulissery

Ingredients: 200 gm beetroot leaves, finely chopped1 1/4 cup grated coconut1/2 tsp cumin seeds3 green chillies1/2 tsp turmeric powder 1/2 tsp chilli powder1 cup yoghurt, beaten1/2 tsp mustard seeds2 dry red chillies1 sprig curry leavessalt to taste1 tbsp oil Preparation: Wash the beetroot leaves and chop them into fine pieces and keep it aside. Grind […]

Drinks, Summer Specials

Beetroot – Apple Shake

Ingredients: 1 big apple , peeled and chopped1/4 cup beetroot, peeled and chopped3-4 tbsp sugar ( or as required)1/4 cup vanilla ice cream6-8 cashew nuts2 cups / 500 ml chilled milk Preparation: In a blender, add chopped apple, beetroot, chilled milk, vanilla ice cream, cashew nuts and sugar and blend well until smooth. Pour the […]

Ramadan/ Iftar Recipes, Snacks, Spicy/Savory Snacks

Beetroot Parippu Vada

Ingredients: 1 beetroot ( 1 cup grated) 1 cup chana dal / kadalaparippu1/4 cup toor dal / thuvaraparippu2 dry red chillies2-3 tbsp finely chopped onion1 green chilli, finely chopped1 tsp ginger, finely chopped1 tbsp coriander leaves, chopped1 sprig curry leaves, chopped1/2 tsp fennel seedssalt to tasteoil for frying Preparation: Wash and soak chana dal and […]

Food, Rice / Choru, Rice / Pasta

Beetroot Rice

Ingredients: 1 cup basmati rice 1 small onion, finely chopped 1 tsp ginger, chopped 2 green chillies, chopped 1/2 cup grated beetroot 3 cloves 3 cardamons 1 piece cinnamon 2 tbsp ghee salt to taste few fried cashew nuts and raisins 1 tsp coriander leaves, chopped Preparation: In a large pan, boil 4-5 cups of […]

Breakfast/ Dinner, Food

Beetroot Paniyaram

Ingredients: 2 cups idli batter 1 small beetroot / 1/4 cup beetroot puree 1 small onion, finely chopped 1/2 inch ginger, finely chopped 2 green chillies, finely chopped 1 sprig curry leaves, chopped 1 tsp mustard seeds salt to taste oil Preparation: Peel and cut beetroot into small pieces and cook it with 1/4 cup of […]

Breakfast/ Dinner, Food, Idli

Smiley Idli

Ingredients: 1 1/2 cup idli batter green peas, for eyes carrot, for mouth beetroot, for nose Preparation: In an idli cooker/ steamer , take enough water and allow to boil. Grease the idli moulds with little oil  and pour the idli batter in the moulds. Then top/ decorate it with green peas for eyes, a […]

Breakfast/ Dinner, Food, Kerala Dishes, Puttu

Beetroot Puttu

Ingredients: 1 cup puttu podi / rice flour 1 small beetroot, chopped into pieces 1/4 cup grated coconut salt to taste Preparation: Peel and chop beetroot into small pieces and cook it with 1/4 cup of water until tender.  Then  puree the cooked beetroot to a smooth paste adding little water ( about 1-2 tbsp) […]

Chicken, Food

Beetroot Chicken Roast

Ingredients: 1 kg chicken, cut into pieces 2 medium beetroots, grated 3 big tomatoes 5 onions, thinly sliced 5 green chillies, chopped 1 tbsp + 2 tsp crushed ginger- garlic 2 tbsp chilli powder 1 1/2 tsp turmeric powder 1 big capsicum, chopped 1/2 tsp garam masala 1 1/2 cup water 3 tbsp coriander leaves salt […]