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RAGI KANJI /FINGER MILLET PORRIDGE

Hello!!

I am just back from my India Trip. Had a wonderful time in Delhi with Colleagues and friends.Weather is getting hotter day by day.Summers are in full swing in many parts of the world.I am always looking for some healthy home made summer coolers to keep you hydrated all the time.

Today I am sharing a very simple ,easy and healthy recipe that can be had for breakfast or anytime of the day to beat the heat.It is filling and delicious.

This is my contribution for #flavorsofregionalcooking.This month we have decided to share recipes from Tamil Nadu.

Recipe for Ragi Kanji / Finger Millet Porridge:

Ingredients:

  • 3 Tbsp Ragi Flour
  • 1.5 Cup Water
  • 1.5 Cup Butter Milk
  • Salt to Taste

For seasoning:

  • 1/2 Tsp Oil
  • 1/2 Tsp Mustard Seeds
  • 1/2 Tsp Urad Dal
  • 1/2 Tsp Channa Dal
  • 1 Red Chilli Broken into Pcs
  • A generous pinch of Hing / Asafoetida
  • 1 Sprig Fresh Curry Leaves

Method:

Mix 3/4 cup of water and Ragi flour in a pan and ensure it is lump free.Cook on medium flame until it is cooked and thickens. Mix well and ensure it does not burn.Switch off the flame and allow it to cool completely.

Take a big bowl. Add water,buttermilk,salt and whisk well.Pour it onto the Cooled ragi and whisk again to mix well.It should be lump free.

Heat a small pan with oil. Add channa dal, urad dal ,red chilli and once it turns slightly brown add mustard seeds , curry leaves and asafoetida.Pour it on to the Ragi Mixture. Serve in small earthern pots.

Enjoy this delicious and healthy Summer Cooler!!!!!

Do try this healthy and yummy recipe and share your feedback. https://preethicuisine.com/ragi-ambali-summer-cooler/

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NUTELLA BANANA CHOCOCHIP ICECREAM

Hola !!!!

It’s Summer and also School holidays  in many parts of the world.My kids love to have Icecream to beat the heat. Homemade Ice cream  is always the best.This frozen cooler is a yummy treat for your kids and guests anytime during summer. Nutella and Banana makes a yummy combo and is loved by many of us.

Well in this part of the world where I live ,the climate is humid .Rains are unpredictable.Sometimes the heat is unbearable. We treat ourselves with healthy liquids to keep ourselves hydrated at all times.

Today i will be sharing a yummy No churn Nutella and Banana Ice cream with the goodness of Choco Chips which can me made by your kids as a summer project.

My Contribution for our 87th #Foodiemonday #Bloghop Theme #FrozenCoolers is Nutella Banana Chocochip Icecream.

Recipe for Nutella Banana Chocochip Ice cream:

Ingredients :

1 Ripe Banana

2 Tbsp Nutella

250 ML Milk

1 Tbsp Cream (I have used Amul Cream)

2 Tbsp Choco Chips

Method:

Blend all the ingredients except chocochips and ensure there are no lumps. Pour this in the  iceccream moulds and sprinkle some chocochips.Freeze it for about 6-8 hours or overnight. Just before serving remove the icecream from the moulds sprinkle some choco chips and serve.

Enjoy this creamy yummy icecream at the comfort of your home!!!!!!!!!!!!!