Sunday, February 15, 2015

Mattar Paneer

Tried this recipe for the first time. Came out really well.

Here is the recipe I followed, by Vidhu Mittal.

Ingredients:
1/2 lb Cottage cheese (paneer), cut into slices
2 cups Green peas (hara mattar), boiled
4 tbsp Vegetable oil
2 Bay leaves (tej patta)
2 Onions, medium-sized, grated
1 tsp Ginger (adrak) paste
3/4 tsp Red chili powder
3/4 tsp turmeric (haldi) powder
3 Tomatoes, medium-sized, liquidized
2 tbsp Yogurt (dahi), beaten
2 tbsp Heavy cream
A pinch Sugar
1/4 tsp Garam masala
1 tbsp Cilantro (dhaniya) leaves, chopped

Method:
~Heat 1 tbsp oil in a non-stick pan for 30 seconds; add cottage cheese and fry, on medium heat, on both sides until light brown. Remove, cool, and cut into 1" cubes. Set aside.

~Heat 3 tbsp oil in a pan for 30 seconds; add bay leaves, grated onion, and ginger paste; fry until light golden brown, stirring occasionally. Add red chili powder and turmeric powder ; mix well. Add liquidized tomato and fry until the oil separates. Add beaten yogurt and fry until oil separates.

~add cream, green peas, and cottage cheese; cook for a minute.

~Add 1 1/2 cups water, salt to taste, and sugar. Bring to a boil and simmer for 5 minutes. Add garam masala and cilantro leaves; mix. Serve hot.


Monday, January 26, 2015

Republic Day 2015


Happy to be a part of Republic Day celebration at sister's school.
Took me back to my school days.

Monday, January 5, 2015

Can Love Happen Twice?


Once again a beautiful novel though not fully Ravinder's true story. Now I know why his novels are such a hit. For those who wish to read this, please read 'I too had a Love Story' first as 'Can Love Happen Twice?' is like the continuation of it.

Friday, January 2, 2015

I too had a love story


I too had a Love Story, novel by Ravinder Singh, infact his true story is heart touching. Cannot wait to read his second one.

Tuesday, December 30, 2014

Cousins day out

It feels good when your loved ones are around. Spent some beautiful moments with cousins. 















Saturday, December 27, 2014

Half girlfriend


Had a good time reading this. Am sure you would like too. Waiting for your next one Mr. Chetan Bhagat :)

Sunday, December 21, 2014

Kemp Fort Mall

It's Christmas time! You can see Christmas fever all around!
We got to witness one too in Kemp Fort Mall.



 After shopping, had been to McDonalds.


Friday, December 19, 2014

Annual Sports Meet

                                                         With Suju

Attended Sujay School's Annual Sports Meet. Sujay participated in an act using umbrella with his school mates. There was few of Athletics finals, prize distribution and many events. Sujay's Blue House won the runners up cup.

Sunday, November 23, 2014

A day at Decathlon


Checking out tennis shoes for Suju

Posing with tennis racket

Today morning we all planned to visit Decathlon situated in Sarjapur road, Bangalore.
Decathlon is a one stop shop for buying all kinds of sports equipments and sportswear. It even keeps organizing sports events so that one can try the products and discover the sports even if you have never tried before.

Bought Suju his much awaited shoes for tennis. Rest of us too bought footwear.


Saturday, November 22, 2014

Srilankan tea

                                                Tea powder
Tea powder from Srilanka. My sis-in-law on her visit to Srilanka got this.

Tea is ready

This is how the leaves look

Nice look, nice flavor. Enjoyed it on brother's birthday evening.