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Stovetop Pan Handvo ~ Spicy Mixed Lentil Rice Cake

Stovetop pan handvo is a spicy vegetable mixed lentils rice cake. Handvo is a nutritious dense cake eaten for breakfast, as a snack or as a light meal. It is a popular dish from Indian State of Gujarat. jump to recipe or pin it for later Conventionally, handvo is prepared in a pan, on a…

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Instant pot handvo is a savory mixed lentils rice cake with vegetables. It is a snack from Gujarat., Gujarati Food, Savory Bake, Savory Mixed Lentils Rice Cake

Instant Pot Handvo ~ Savory Cake

Instant pot handvo is a savory mixed lentils and rice cake. This is a traditional Gujarati snack made in instant pot (IP), an electric pressure cooker. jump to recipe or pin it for later Handvo is a popular snack from Indian state of Gujarat and is traditionally made on stovetop or in an oven in…

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Baked handvo is a savory rice and mixed lentils cake with vegetables. It is a snack from Gujarat., Gujarati Food, Savory Bake, Savory Rice Lentils Cake,

Baked Handvo ~ Savory Rice Lentils Cake

Baked handvo is a savory rice and lentils cake with mixed vegetables. Bottle gourd is traditionally used along with other vegetables. Handvo is either baked or cooked in a pan on stove top. It is served for breakfast, as tea time snack or even as a light meal. jump to recipe or pin it for…

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Dudhi chi bhaji, Dudhichi bhaji, Doodhi chi bhaji, Sorakaya koora, Lauki ki sabzi, Bottle Gourd Curry, Maharashtrian Food, Side Dish, Indian Curry,

Dudhi Chi Bhaji ~ Bottle Gourd Curry with Goda Masala

Dudhi chi bhaji is a curry from Indian state of Maharashtra. Dudhi or bottle gourd is cooked with goda masala, a popular and common spice mix in Maharashtrian kitchens. Bottle gourd curry or dudhi chi bhaji is served with rice or poli (roti/Indian flat bread). I made dudhi chi bhaji as part of Maharashtrian thali.…

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Bottle Gourd Tomato Gravy, sorakaya shorva, sorakaya tamato shorva

Bottle Gourd Tomato Gravy ~ Sorakaya Shorva

Today is the last day of this marathon and I decided to post a shorva recipe.  As I mentioned couple of days ago, I was undecided about today’s curry.  I was debating on what to post until 3-4 of hours ago.  We had gone out of town this weekend and got back this evening.  We…

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Sorakaya Pulusu~Bottle Gourd in Tamarind Sauce

Sorakaya or Lauki or Bottle Gourd is a versatile vegetable.  You can prepare  any course of the meal with this gourd; fritters, chutney, stir fries, curries, gravies and dessert as well. I have already blogged sorakaya pachadi or bottle gourd chutney in the past. Today I am here with a pulusu, a tamarind based  tangy…

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Sorakaya Pachadi / Bottle Gourd Chutney

Sorakaya or anyapakaya belongs to squash family and is called bottle gourd in english.  In Indian cooking, it is used to make curries, gravies, chutneys or a dessert.  Sorayakaya pachadi is one of my favorite pachadis  or chutneys.  When making chutneys, whole spices are roasted in oil and ground to a fine paste with other…

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