Dal Tadka is a North Indian recipe made from Toor Dal and gets its distinct taste from a flavorful and aromatic tempering of Desi Ghee, Cumin Seeds, Asafoetida (Heeng) and Red Chillies. It is easily one of the most common Indian lentil dishes and can be found in any restaurant.
Indian Dinner Party Menu Ideas
Peach Lemonade is a healthy & refreshing drink made with ripe juicy peaches combined with freshly squeezed lemon juice and mint leaves.
Malpua is a traditional Indian Pancake made of flour and semolina. It is deep fried & dunked in a sugar syrup to make an irresistible dessert.
Pineapple Fried Rice Recipe is inspired from Thai Cuisine. This exotic sweet & salty dish is prepared by cooking Rice with Pineapple & spices.
Sabudana Vadas are crispy delicious Maharashtrian snacks made by deep frying spiced Sabudana (Sago / Tapioca) and potato cutlets.
Bread Rolls are the perfect rainy day snack. This crispy delicious snack is made by deep frying bread stuffed with a spicy potato filling
Paneer Butter Masala is made by cooking soft pieces of Paneer in a rich, creamy and aromatic gravy made of butter, onions & tomatoes.
Jeera Rice is a simple rice dish flavored with Cumin Seeds and selected Indian spices. It is a versatile dish that goes well with any curry.
Tandoori Gobi or Gobi Tikka is a popular Indian appetizer made by marinating Cauliflower in yogurt and spices and roasting till crispy.
Samosa is one of the most popular Indian snacks made of a crispy and flaky deep fried pastry stuffed with a spicy potato filling.
Russian Salad is an easy salad dish made with parboiled vegetables and fruits in a sweet & salty yogurt based dressing.
Stuffed Capsicum is a colorful, delicious & healthy recipe made by stuffing bell peppers with a spicy filling of potatoes, paneer & vegetables.
Sun-Dried Tomato & Pesto Pasta is a popular Italian preparation combining savory pesto & tangy sun dried tomatoes for a light summery pasta.
Methi Malai Paneer is a mild creamy curry made with onion, tomatoes & Indian spices which has a characteristic taste due to Fenugreek Leaves.
Kachumber Salad is an easy & colorful salad made from freshly chopped tomatoes, onions & cucumbers tossed in a lemon, salt & pepper dressing.
Rice kheer or Chawal Ki Kheer is a thick and creamy rice pudding made by boiling rice along with milk and sugar.
Apple Roses with Puff Pastry are delicious and attractive edible roses made by baking apple and eggless homemade puff pastry sheets.
Fruit Custard is delicious and soothing dish which combines a flavorful dessert with the added health benefits for fruits.
Malai Kofta is a delicious North Indian specialty dish consisting of soft balls floated in rich gravy.
Toasted buns enjoyed with a mix vegetable curry.
Kalakand is a creamy and moist Indian Sweet made of condensed milk and Paneer.
Veg Spring Rolls are crispy deep fried snacks filled with a delicious stuffing of vegetables.
Kadai Paneer Gravy is a popular Indian curry made of Paneer cubes cooked in a spicy & aromatic onion tomato gravy and flavored with spices.
Virgin Mojito is a tangy and minty summer drink.
Veg Pulao is an Indian rice dish along with vegetables and aromatic spices
Samosa Pinwheels are small bite sized snacks filled with a spicy potato stuffing.
Tomato & Basil Bruschetta is an Italian appetizer made from fresh tomatoes, basil, garlic drizzled with olive oil and vinegar.
Palak Paneer is a popular North Indian gravy with the combined goodness of Spinach & Paneer.
Lauki Kofta is made of deep fried bottle gourd dumplings immersed in a spicy onion tomato gravy.
Cherry Lemonade is a summertime drink combining the goodness of ripe sweet & juicy cherries with freshly squeezed lemon juice.