Pizza and Pasta are ruling the world and will be surprised if someone says they have not heard about it. However, there is more to Italian cuisine, there is this Risotto, which is relatively less known and the word “risotto” is taken from the term “riso”meaning rice, this rice based dish originates from north of Italy (src: Wiki). Much like lots of other rice dishes like biryani, you can have veg or non-veg variants.
Indo-Chinese food holds its own unique place in the dictionary of food lovers. It is really interesting how Indian chefs has amalgamated taste from China and provided this fusion. When we talk of Indo-Chinese cuisine, Chilli Paneer and Chilli Chicken tops the charts for vegetarians and non-vegetarians respectively. Inspired by these there are other variants like Chilli Potatoes, Chilli Colliflower, Chilli Mushrooms etc. I will be focusing here in this recipe more on Chilli mushrooms.
Your quest for this Indo-Chinese style chicken appetiser ends here with this semi dry chilli chicken. This dish is widely available across the length and breadth of India, however trick lies in making this chilli chicken as you will find in finest restaurants. Mostly this is made with bone less chicken, some prefer using small portions of chicken with bone too. I am sharing here in detail step by step recipe of boneless chilli chicken. Vegetarian alternates are made with paneer, potato, mushroom and tofu.
For paneer lovers, Kadai Paneer (कडाही पनीर) probably will be in top 5 paneer dishes. This is a common north-indian dish, however origin of Kadai Paneer is debated, some say it originated from south, in any case, it tastes delicious so just enjoy 🙂 Kadai paneer is the combination of paneer, onion and colourful bell peppers, in a with spicy tomato based gravy and aromatic spices. Continue reading “Kadai Paneer – कडाही पनीर”
Step by step recipe of “Egg fried rice” – It is a quick recipe based on eggs and boiled rice. These egg fried rice are ready in 30 mins, even when you are using fresh boiled rice. Of course you can use any left over rice too to make this Chinese based rice. Egg fried rice can also be made from boiled eggs, however in this recipe I have used raw eggs. This recipe is surprisingly simple and easy, and in case you looking for dinner ideas, you must try this out on one of those lazy evenings. You can amend this recipe with a few ingredients here and there to suit your taste and availability of ingredients.