Month: September 2008

Vegetable Samose Recipe

Preparation time 1hr. | Serves 10 persons This vegetable samose recipe originated from Asian cuisine. In snacks, samosas are mostly prepared in India and Pakistan and it is also a very healthy snack for kids. Samosas are cooked and wrapped in variety of ways for example with potatoes, minced meat, vegetables, chicken,cheese etc. Ingredients: For Dough: 2 cups plain flour½ cup ghee or melted butter1 tspn saltWater as required For Filling: ½ cup cabbage (chopped)½ cup carrot (chopped)½ cup capsicum (chopped)½ cup spring onion (chopped)1 tspn white pepper1 tspn black pepper1 tspn salt½ tspn Chinese salt1 tspn chili sauce1 tspn soya sauce1 tspn Worcestershire sauce3 tbspn oil For Chicken Marination: 250 gms boneless chicken2 tbpsn soya sauce2 tbspn white vinegar1 tspn white pepperPinch of salt Presto 06000 Kitchen Kettle Multi-Cooker Zyliss Easy Slice Mandolin, White Procedure: Samosa Dough Preparation: 1. In a bowl, mix salt and butter in the flour well so that crumbs are formed and feel very soft when rub on hands, the color of flour becomes off white.2. Slowly add water to knead the dough, make sure the dough should be little harder than normal dough. For Stuffing: 3. Marinate chicken in the above mentioned ingredients for 15mins.4. Pour some drops of oil on the non-stick pan and put the marinated chicken pieces on it. Switch on the stove and keep heat low and let it...

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BBQ Chicken

Preparation time : 30mins + 1hr marination time Serves 4 persons Cooking bbq chicken slightly vary in different cuisines. South Asian bbq recipes are the most popular ones in which chicken bbq marinades in mixture of spices . One can adjust spices according to their taste. Here Chicken Tikka recipe is shared with you which can also be served in variety of ways for instance in chicken tikka roll, chicken tikka pizza and alone as well. Ingredients: 4 large chicken pieces (take a chicken and make its four equal pieces) 1 tbspn ginger paste 1 tsbpn garlic paste 1 tbspn red chili powder (or as you required) 1 tspn turmeric powder Salt to taste 3 tbspn lemon juice 500 gm yogurt 1 tbspn mix spices powder 1 tspn nutmeg and mace powder 50 gm saffron (optional) Weber 10020 Smokey Joe Silver Charcoal Grill, Black Mr. BBQ 18 piece tool set with case Dave’s Gourmet Spicy Six Pack Crated Hot Sauce Collection w/ Insanity Sauce is A Great Gift Fun to Collect and Eat. Sauce Go From Mild to Beyond Wild Mr. Bar-B-Q 18-Piece Stainless-Steel Tool Set Procedure: 1. In a bowl, mix all the spices with yogurt. 2. Make angular cuts on each piece so that spices can absorb in it. 3. Marinate chicken pieces in the mixture and leave the marinated chicken pieces for 1 hour so that...

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Tomato Ketchup

Preparation time : 40 mins (approx) Tomatoes are rich in Vitamin C and contains almost 90% of water . Tomatoes are utilized world wide for making different kinds of foods and salads but the most common use is when making tomato ketchup which then can be taken with many snacks. Tomato ketchup is very easy to make at home and using tomato ketchup you can also make other sauces like chili garlic sauce. Ingredients: 1 ½ Kg tomato 1 cup vinegar 1 tbspn red chili powder 1 tspn salt (to taste) 2 cup sugar (to taste) J.A. Henckels Twin Four Star 5-Inch High Carbon Stainless-Steel Serrated Utility Knife Amore Tomato Paste, 4.5-Ounce Tubes (Pack of 12) Muir Glen Organic Tomato Puree, 28-Ounce Cans (Pack of 12) Muir Glen Organic Tomato Ketchup, 24-Ounce Plastic Bottles (Pack of 12) Procedure: 1. Cut the tomato in large pieces and blend it in the blender. 2. Using drainer, drain out the smooth paste of tomato having no skins and seeds. 3. Boil the paste. 4. Add red chili powder, vinegar in it and cook it till sauce become slightly denser. 5. After 10 minutes, add sugar in it and cook for 15 minutes or till sauce become thick according to the density of sauce you want. 6. Ketchup is ready, cool it in the fridge and enjoy it with delicious...

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KFC Cole Slaw Recipe

KFC Cole Slaw Photo Preparation time : 20mins + 2hrs freezing time | Serve 10 persons Cole Slaw salad is slightly different from other salads due to the addition of buttermilk which enhances its flavor. In many restaurants cole slaw is made but the one which is most popular is the one served at KFC restaurants. This is exactly the copy cat of KFC Cole Slaw Recipe. Its very tasty when freshly prepared . Ingredients: 8 cups Cabbage chopped ¼ cup Carrot shredded2 2 tbspn Onion minced ¼ cup Buttermilk ½ cup Mayonnaise ½ tspn Salt 1/3 cup Sugar 1/8 tspn Pepper ¼ cup Milk 2 ½ tblpn Lemon Juice 1 ½ tspns apple cider vinegar Presto 02910 SaladShooter Electric Slicer/Shredder Lenox Butterfly Meadow 7-Piece Pasta/Salad Set Chef’n VeggiChop Vegetable Chopper, Arugula OXO Salad Spinner Procedure: 1. The first step to make KFC salad recipe at home is to cut cabbage, carrots and onions and finely chop them so that they come into very small thread like pieces (approx. ½ inch in length). 2. Using electric beater or egg beater mix mayonnaise, sugar, milk, lemon juice, vinegar, salt and pepper in a large bowl and beat until smooth. 3. Now add buttermilk in the paste and again beat to make thick and smooth paste. 4. Add chopped vegetables; cabbage, carrots, and onion and mix well. 5. Wrap the bowl...

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BBQ Sauce

Preparation time : 20 mins If you do BBQ cooking at home frequently then you may need a Bbq Sauce to spice up your meal. BBQ sauce is not very spicy as compared to other hot sauces but can be made spicy according to taste. It is used in cooking many foods like pizza and in various roll recipes. This one is sweet and a little spicy as well. Ingredients: 4 tomato medium size (cut in cubes) 2 tbspn tomato ketchup 2 tbspn vinegar 2tbspn brown sugar 2 tbspn hot sauce 1 tbspn oil Back to Basics 220 Food Strainer & Sauce Maker Sauces: Classical and Contemporary Sauce Making (Hardcover) Steven Raichlen Best of Barbecue SR8009 Sauce Mop and Bucket Set Open Pit BBQ 12 count /18 oz Procedure: 1. Heat oil in a pan, add tomato pieces in it and let it cook till tomato become soft. 2. After that add tomato ketchup, vinegar, brown sugar and hot sauce in it and mix well. 3. Cook the sauce till all the water of tomato has been dried and sauce starts to become denser. 4. Remove the pan from the stove and let it cool at room temperature. 5. In a blender, blend the prepared sauce so that all the tomato pieces with skin blend in the sauce. 6. If you want to make sauce smoother, then drain the...

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Pizza Sauce Recipe

Preparation time (approx) : 20 mins | For 2 pizzas This is real easy Pizza sauce recipe which is prepared the same way almost in every cuisine. Tomato puree, garlic, red chili powder are the main ingredients for pizza sauce and addition of rose merry and oregano during the sauce making process enhances its flavor and smell. Pizza sauce is used as the base for pizza topping. Ingredients: 1 cup tomato paste ½ cup tomato ketchup 3-4 cloves garlic copped Salt to taste 1 tbspn red chili crushed 1 tbspn white vinegar 3 tbsn oil 1 tspn black pepper 1 tspn white pepper 1 tspn oregano 1 tspn rose merry Water to cook Eden Organic Pizza Pasta Sauce, 15-Ounce Cans (Pack of 12) Calphalon Commercial Hard-Anodized 2-1/2-Quart Shallow Saucepan with Lid Mom Made Foods Cheese Pizza Munchie, 5-Ounce Boxes (Pack of 8) Conte’s Gluten Free Cheese Pizza, 16-Ounce Boxes (Pack of 3) Procedure: 1. Heat oil in a pan and add garlic to give it brown color. 2. Add tomato paste, ketchup, red chili, pepper and salt and cook for 2-3 minutes. 3. Add rose merry and oregano, stir and add ½ cup water in it. 4. Stir continuously and cook on high heat till all the water has been...

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Pizza Dough Recipe

Preparation time (approx) : 4 hrs | For 2 pizzas Generally Pizza dough is prepared in two ways; one for thin crust and one for normal pizza. Thin crust is usually crispy and hard while other is soft and thick like bread or bun. This recipe is for normal or thin crust dough and it can only be made perfect when you use best quality yeast (powdered yeast is preferred) Ingredients:4 cup plane flour2 tbspn butter1 egg1 tbspn yeast powderI tspn baking powder1 tspn salt1 tspn sugarMilk as required (not so cold not so hot) Arrowhead Mills Gluten-Free Pizza Crust Mix, 18.2-Ounce Units (Pack of 6) Snikiddy Snacks Pizza Pie Puff Sharing Pack, 12-Bags, 4-Ounce Packages (Pack of 12) Pizza Dough Docker 5”W x 8-1/2”L Villaware Pizza Stone Set Procedure:1. In half cup normal water (don’t use hot water) mix yeast and baking powder and leave for 15 minutes until bubbles appear on the top of mixture just like milk coffee.2. In a bowl mix well flour, salt, sugar, butter and egg.3. Add the yeast paste in the flour mixture.4. Make dough of it using milk. Make sure the dough is soft.5. Roll the dough using hands its very important to make soft pizza. The best way is to sprinkle flour on the board and using your palm press the dough and roll do it for 5-8 times6. Put...

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Incredible Pizza

Preparation time : 20 mins | Serves 4-6 persons Pizza can be categorized in two ways either by dough (thin crust pizza, pan pizza, etc.) or by topping styles (fajita, bbq, prawn, etc). Pizza toppings are prepared in many ways and anyone can easily create one in their own style. Here we have an Incredible Pizza Recipe usually known as bbq pizza and sometimes also called Chicken Tikka Pizza. In this recipe normal pizza dough is used and pizza toppings are made of chicken tikka / bbq pieces with vegetables, cheese and sauce such as pizza sauce or bbq sauce. Ingredients:For Chicken Tikka:1 kg boneless chicken pieces (cut in cubes)1 tbspn ginger paste1 tsbpn garlic paste1 tbspn red chili powder (or as you required)1 tspn turmeric powderSalt to taste3 tbspn lemon juice500 gm yogurt1 tbspn all spices powder1 tspn nutmeg and mace powder50 gm saffron (optional) For Pizza:Pizza sauce as requiredMozzarella cheese as requiredCheddar cheese as requiredCapsicum as required (julienne)Onion as required (cut in large pieces and separate individual layers) Weber Style 6445 Professional-Grade Stainless-Steel 3-Piece Barbeque Tool Set All-Clad Pizza Baker/Stone VillaWare PizzaGrill BBQ Pizza Maker WMF Profi Plus Stainless Steel Double Wheel Pizza Cutter Procedure:1. Follow the steps of chicken tikka recipe to make boneless chicken tikka.2. Take pizza dough and spread it in circular shape of thickness half inch.3. Spread pizza sauce or bbq sauce over...

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Chicken Wings

Preparation time : 30-40mins | Serves 6 persons Chicken Wings are marinated in variety of ways, some are spicy some are not and technique of frying and cooking also varies with respect to marination. For example honey chicken wings are fried first then coated in honey batter while most of the time wings are marinated first then fried. In this recipe, very little spices are used to marinate the wings and it becomes very crispy after frying which the kids like very much.Ingredients:6 chicken wings pieces3 tbspn of lemon juice or vinegar 2 tbspn1 tspn crushed black pepper½ cup rice flour½ cup plain flour½ cup corn flourSalt to taste2 eggs½ tspn baking powderOil for deep frying Lodge Logic Pre-Seasoned Combo Cooker Serving Tray Acrylic Shell Two-piece Stubb’s Original Wicked Chicken Wing Sauce, 12-Ounces Bottles (Pack of 6) Top Chef The Cookbook (Hardcover) Procedure:1. Marinate chicken pieces with lemon juice, salt and pepper.2. Using double boiler, slightly cook chicken wings on steam for 10mins (because by just doing fry chicken wings don’t become completely tender).3. In a bowl mix plain flour, rice flour, corn flour, pinch of salt and baking powder.4. Beat eggs and coat half of egg on the steamed chicken wings.5. Now coat wings with the flour mixture and leave for 5-10mins (because egg absorbs some flour in it and we have to coat it again).6. After that...

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Chicken Stock Recipe

Preparation time : 30mins Chicken stock is prepared from chicken bones and is very nutritious and full of energy that is why it is also given to patients to re-gain some strength. It has various uses in cooking different foods to give extra chicken flavor like fried rice, any kind of chicken soup, lentils, etcIngredients:½ kg chicken with bones3-4 garlic cloves1 tbspn ginger (chopped)2-3 bay leaves4 cloves2-3 cinnamon sticks3-4 cardamomSlat to taste4-5 black pepper corns6 cups water or as required Rachael Ray 8-Quart Hard Anodized Orange Covered Oval Pasta Pot CorningWare French White Pop-Ins 8-Piece Round Bake and Serve Set SCuisinart Classic Stockpot Rachael Ray 10-Piece Hard-Anodized Cookware Set, Orange Procedure:1. Take chicken with bones and put it into a deep pan. Add water in it so that water level should 1inch above the chicken pieces, now put few cloves, cardamoms, cinnamon sticks, salt, pepper, bay leaves, garlic cloves and ginger.2. Cover the pan and let it cook till water completely boils and white layer starts to appear on the top of the stock.3. Turn off the stove and let it be cooled. After it cools, drain out all the chicken stock/water using...

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