How to make Indian Style Bread with Carrot and Potatoes (Aloo Paratha)!

Hello dear all friends!

Today I am sharing  recipe of how to make aloo paratha. Paratha is potatoes with carrot combination which is delicious shallow fried Indian stuffed bread enjoyed by all. It is very easy to make. We can serve hot paratha any time as breakfast, lunch, snacks or dinner. I made this paratha few years ago with a friend in the office. Actually we both competed in making just for fun. That day she won. Her name is Claire Roman.  After that, paratha is a regular in our office lunch.

Ingredients for filing mixture dough:  

  1. Wheat flour 5oo gm
  2. Water as required for dough
  3. Boiled potatoes 4 pieces
  4. Butter 200 gm
  5. Carrot boiled 2 pieces
  6.  Whole piece 1 onion
  7.  4 pieces crush garlic
  8. Bunch of fresh coriander leaves
  9.  Fresh green chilly 2 pieces
  10. Turmeric powder 1/2  tbs
  11. Coriander powder 1/ 2 tbs
  12. Salt to taste
  13. Red chilly powder 1/2 tbs

Directions:

  1. First start to prepare dough by mixing and kneading water, flour, pinch of salt and oil.

2.   Add few chopped coriander leaves in a small bowl gradually while kneading.

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How to make Bottle gourd curry

Today I am sharing a delicious side recipe for gravy based dish made from Bottle Gourd. It is a Nepali recipe and is very easy.

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Cooking time – 30 minutes

Serves – 4

Ingredients:
1. Bottle Gourd 500 gm

2. Onion 1 pc

3. Garlic 3 pc

4. Tomato 4 pc

5. Oil 200 ml

6. Fenugreek seed 10gm

7. Turmeric powder 10gm

8. Coriander leaves 1 bunch

Directions:
1. Peel the skin of the gourds and cut into cube shapes.

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How to make coffee at home

This is by special request of Heema didi since she says she is clueless about how to make coffee. This is a recipe for normal coffee-instant coffee. I use Nescafe Gold but you can use any brand you prefer. Everyone at office are fond of Nescafe Gold.

So here is the how-to for two cups of coffee. We are making one black and one milk coffee in the photos. Change the ingredient quantity according to how many cups you want to serve.

Ingredients:

1 tablespoon Nescafe  Coffee
1 tablespoon sugar
2  tablespoon boiled water
1 cup boiling  milk for milk coffee and 1 cup boiling water for black coffee

You will also need something to whisk or mix the coffee like an egg beater or a fork, and a bowl to do the whisking.

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Something like this for stirring

Directions

1. Boil the one cup of milk and water in the stove.

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