Jain Food Recipes

Jain Misal Pav

Jain Misal Pav Recipe

By avni Published: March 28, 2014

  • Yield: 4 bowls (4 Servings)
  • Prep: 15 mins
  • Cook: 25 mins
  • Ready In: 40 mins

Ingredients

Instructions

  1. Heat the oil for preparing the masala, roast the coconut, sesame seeds and all the dried spices and allow it to cool
  2. Mix it in the mixture by using little water and keep it aside
  3. Heat the oil in the pressure cooker, add Jeera and curry leaves in it
  4. Add the chopped tomatoes, add the misal masala, turmeric powder and little water and cook for 2-3 mins on medium flame
  5. Add the matki, safed vatana, moong and chawli sprouts and mix well.
  6. Add 2 cups of hot water, salt, mix well and pressure cook it for 3 whistles
  7. Allow it to cool, add chilli powder. 1/2 cup of water, coriander and mix well. Cook for 2-3 mins
  8. While serving, serve the misal in the serving bowl, add mixed farshan, 2 tbsp poha, and sprinkle coriander over it
  9. Serve it hot with laddi pav
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Shahi Pulav

Shahi Pulav Recipe

By avni Published: February 18, 2014

  • Yield: 2 plates (2 Servings)
  • Prep: 15 mins
  • Cook: 10 mins
  • Ready In: 25 mins

Ingredients

Instructions

  1. Heat the ghee in a non stick pan,
  2. Add Jeera, Green Chilli, curry leaves, garam masala, rice, salt, paneer, kaju, khismish and coriander
  3. Serve hot with raita
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Masala Chaas

Masala Chaas Recipe

By avni Published: February 10, 2014

  • Yield: 4 glasses (4 Servings)
  • Prep: 15 mins

Ingredients

Instructions

  1. Blend the curd with ice, water, salt
  2. Heat the ghee, do seasoning with the rest of the ingredients. Add rai, curry leaves, hing, green chilli, ginger
  3. Serve chilled (You could add chopped coriander.. its optional)
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Jain Molaga Podi Powder (Dry Chutney Powder)

Jain Molaga Podi Powder (Dry Chutney Powder) Recipe

By avni Published: July 30, 2013

  • Prep: 10 mins
  • Cook: 10 mins
  • Ready In: 20 mins

Ingredients

Instructions

  1. Roast the daals and allow it to cool down
  2. Roast dry roast Red Chilies, Coriander Seeds and Curry Leaves and keep it separate
  3. In the same vessel roast Coconut Powder and Asafoetida until the coconut changes color
  4. Grind all the ingredients together to fine powder (small coarse still visible)
  5. Allow it to cool
  6. Store the powder in the airtight container and keep it in the pantry or refrigerator
  7. Serve the chutney powder dry or add a little oil or ghee to make a dipping sauce.
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Jain Chitrana Rice

Jain Chitrana Rice Recipe

By avni Published: July 30, 2013

  • Yield: 4 bowls (4 Servings)
  • Prep: 20 mins
  • Cook: 10 mins
  • Ready In: 30 mins

Ingredients

Instructions

  1. Cook the rice (each grain of rice should be separate)
  2. Roast the peanuts and sesame seeds separately
  3. Crush them and keep them aside
  4. Heat the oil, add chana dal , mustard seeds. Roast them for a minute
  5. Add red chillies, curry leaves and asafoetida
  6. Then add rice, coconut, tamarind water, turmeric powder, molaga podi powder, crushed peanuts and sesame seeds powder, salt and cook for few minutes
  7. Serve it hot with curd or any curry
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Dapka Kadhi

Dapka Kadhi Recipe

By avni Published: May 5, 2013

  • Yield: 4 bowls (4 Servings)
  • Prep: 15 mins
  • Cook: 15 mins
  • Ready In: 30 mins

Ingredients

Instructions

  1. Mix besan, curd and water and churn it
  2. Add green chilli paste, curry leaves, sugar, salt and boil it. Keep stirring on low flame
  3. Heat oil in a pan for tempering, add rai and let it crackle, add cumin, hing and dried red chillies
  4. Add the tempering to the kadhi and boil for few minutes. Keep it aside
  5. Soak the moong dal for 3-4hrs in lukewarm water
  6. Drain the water and grind it in the blender to form a fine paste
  7. Add oil, green chilli paste, sugar, soda, salt and mix well. Keep it aside
  8. Take little dapka batter on your finger, form little dumplings and slowly add it to the simmering kadhi
  9. Re-heat the kadhi for 5 mins on low flame
  10. Do not stir or else all the dumplings will disintegrate. (if it disintegrates add little besan to it and try again)
  11. Add chopped coriander to it
  12. Serve hot with rotis or rice
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Chettinad Curry

Chettinad Curry Recipe

By avni Published: March 27, 2013

  • Yield: 6 bowls (4 Servings)
  • Prep: 20 mins
  • Cook: 20 mins
  • Ready In: 40 mins

Ingredients

Instructions

  1. Soak cashew nuts and khus khus for about 10 mins in hot water and keep aside
  2. In a cooking pan add 1 tbsp of oil and add all the ingredients starting from cumin seeds for chettinad masala
  3. After roasting for 5-8mins on medium flame grind it in a mixture and add the drained cashew nuts and khus khus in it. Add 1/4 cup of water to make a fine paste. Keep the masala aside
  4. Take a big cooking pan and add 1 tbsp of oil
  5. Add curry leaves and cabbage in it and cook for about 5 mins on medium heat
  6. Add the whole tomato in the boiling water for about 30 secs. Remove the tomato skin and chop them finely
  7. Boil French beans, peas and cauliflower on the double boiler (it will take about 5 mins only)
  8. Add the tomatoes, chettinad masala paste, turmeric powder, red chilli powder and salt.
  9. Let it cook for about 5 mins till you see the oil separating
  10. Put all the other boiled vegetables, 1 cup of water and milk
  11. Cover and allow it to cook for few minutes
  12. Garnish with coriander and serve hot with chappati or rice
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Bread Bhurji

Bread Bhurji Recipe

By avni Published: February 26, 2013

  • Yield: 4 plates (4 Servings)
  • Prep: 10 mins
  • Cook: 10 mins
  • Ready In: 20 mins

Ingredients

Instructions

  1. In a bowl, mix the curds, turmeric powder and salt with 2 tablespoons of water and mix well.
  2. Add the cubes of bread and mix well till the bread is coated with the curd mixture.
  3. Heat the oil, add cumin seeds. Once crackled add green chilli paste and curry leaves and saute for few minutes
  4. Add the bread mixture and saute on low heat for few minutes till it turns light brown
  5. Add Coriander to it and serve hot
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Rava Idli

Rava Idli Recipe

By avni Published: February 9, 2013

  • Yield: 20 Idlis approx (2-3 Servings)
  • Prep: 10 mins
  • Cook: 20 mins
  • Ready In: 30 mins

Ingredients

Instructions

  1. Heat Oil for seasoning
  2. Add mustard seeds and when they being popping add asafoetida, dry red chili, channa dal, urad dal and mix.
  3. Let it become light brown and add sooji in it and roast till it turns light brown
  4. Allow the sooji to cool down in another bowl for 10 minutes
  5. Prepare Idli steamer by pre-heating water to a boil.
  6. Grease the idli tray with little oil
  7. Add the curd, curry leaves, green chilies, cilantro, ginger and salt. Mix well until no lumps visible
  8. Add eno into it and mix well
  9. Pour the batter immediately
  10. Steam the batter for 15-20 minutes
  11. Serves it hot with chutney sambhar
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Dal Dhokli

Dal Dhokli Recipe

By avni Published: November 25, 2012

  • Yield: 10 bowls (4 Servings)
  • Prep: 40 mins
  • Cook: 30 mins
  • Ready In: 1 hr 10 mins

Ingredients

Instructions

  1. Wash the toor dal, soak it in water for 3 hrs and pressure cook it till 3 to 4 whistles
  2. Take a big thick bottom pan and add 1 tbsp oil in it. Add mustard seeds, cumin seeds, curry leaves, green chillies asefotida to it. Add the churned toor dal to it
  3. UAdd 4 times the water to toor dal and bring it to boil
  4. Prepare the wheat dough by adding salt , turmeric, red chili powder and water as required
  5. Make 15 thin chapatis and cut diamond shapes and add them gradually to te boiled toor dal
  6. Add the boiled ground nuts, lemon juice and chopped coriander to it and serve hot if hot. You can serve rice with it
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