Jain Food Recipes

Jain Moothiya

Jain Moothiya Recipe

By avni Published: February 21, 2014

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

Ingredients

Instructions

  1. Mix all the ingredients and make a thick (not liquid) batter
  2. Steam the batter for 15 mins
  3. Cool and cut into thin small slices
  4. Season them with 2 tbsp oil, 1/4 rai, 2 green chilli slit, 3 tbsp grated coconut (optional) and coriander
  5. Serve hot with green chutney or sauce
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Jain Patra

Jain Patra Recipe

By avni Published: February 21, 2014

  • Yield: 20 pieces approx (4 Servings)
  • Prep: 15 mins
  • Cook: 20 mins
  • Ready In: 35 mins

Ingredients

Instructions

  1. Mix all the ingredients and make a semi liquid batter
  2. Steam for 15-20 mins
  3. Allow it to cool and cut it into thin slices
  4. Fry deep or season them with 1 tbsp oil, 1/4 tsp rai, 2-3 green chilli slit, 4 tbsp grated coconut and coriander
  5. Serve hot with chutney or sauce
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Jain Palak Paneer

Jain Palak Paneer Recipe

By avni Published: February 18, 2014

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

Ingredients

Instructions

  1. Heat little oil and cook the paneer for 2 mins
  2. Wash the palak and blench it for few seconds
  3. Grind the palak and green chilli and make a smooth paste (you could add some cashews if you want)
  4. Heat the ghee, add green pepper and cook for a minute, then add tomatoes, corn, salt and palak
  5. Add the garam masala and lastly the paneer
  6. Boil for 2 minutes
  7. Serve hot with cream on top (optional). Serve with roti or naan.
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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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Stuff Mini Spinach Roll

Stuff Mini Spinach Roll Recipe

By avni Published: February 7, 2013

  • Yield: 12 pieces (4 Servings)
  • Prep: 20 mins
  • Cook: 15 mins
  • Ready In: 35 mins

Ingredients

Instructions

  1. Mix all the ingredients (paneer, boiled vegetables, all spices, kothmir and salt)
  2. Spread it on spinach leaves
  3. Prepare rolls of the spinach leaves
  4. Dip the rolls in maida batter
  5. Roll them on the bread crums
  6. Deep fry it
  7. Serve them hot
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Muthia

Muthia Recipe

By avni Published: November 25, 2012

  • Yield: 4 Servings
  • Prep: 20 mins
  • Cook: 40 mins
  • Ready In: 60 mins

Ingredients

Instructions

  1. Combine all the ingredients and Add water as required. The mixture should be like a soft dough.
  2. Steam it for 25 mins and allow it to cool
  3. Cut small round pieces like cucumber and season theme ugh mustard seeds, til, curry leaves
  4. Cook them until they look a bit crispy (brown in color) and add coriander leaves as garnishing
  5. Serve it hot with curd and green coriander chutney and sauce
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Dal Fry – Toor Dal

Dal Fry – Toor Dal Recipe

By avni Published: July 8, 2012

  • Yield: 4 bowls (4 Servings)
  • Prep: 10 mins
  • Cook: 25 mins
  • Ready In: 35 mins

Ingredients

Instructions

  1. soak the dal overnight
  2. wash the dal twice thrice until water is clear. Add salt, water, ginger and turmeric in the dal. pressure cook the dal for about 4-5 whistles or take a thick bottom pan and boil it on medium heat.
  3. Mix the dal well; there should be no lumps in it. thee consistency of the dal should be thick.
  4. Add ghee in a deep thick bottom pan for tadka. Add mustard seeds, cumin, asafoetida, curry leaves and green chillies. Saute till the mustard seeds splatter.
  5. Add the tomatoes in the tadka
  6. add the dried masalas as well and cook it for 3 to 4 mintues. Make sure the masalas dont burn, so keep stirring in between.
  7. Pour the dal with the cooked masala and cover the lid for 3-4 mintues until the dal starts boiling
  8. Garnish the dal with corainder and serve it hot with rice or chapati.
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Black dal/ Kali dal/ Dal makhani

Black dal/ Kali dal/ Dal makhani Recipe

By avni Published: July 6, 2012

  • Yield: 4 Servings
  • Prep: 15 mins
  • Cook: 30 mins
  • Ready In: 1 hr 30 mins

Ingredients

Instructions

  1. Clean, wash and soak the dals overnight
  2. Add Salt in the soaked dal and pressure cook it for 4 whistles, in the same soaked water. You can add water as required
  3. Keep the pressure cooker aside for a while until it cools down, open the lid only after all the steam escapes
  4. Mash the cooked dals slightly with the spoon. It gives dal makhani smoother and thick consistency
  5. Take a thick bottom pan, heat the ghee for tardka. Add the mustard seeds and allow it to crackle. You can add 4-5 seeds of fenugreek seeds/ methi (optional). Add cumin seeds, curry leaves, tomatoes and cook for 2 minutes
  6. Add the dal and add garam masala, red chilli powder to taste
  7. Add the yogurt slowly to the dal and simmer till it becomes thick
  8. Garnish the dal with coriander and serve hot with chapatti or rice
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