Category Archives: Side dish for rotis

Paneer makhani or paneer butter masala recipe

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Paneer makhani or paneer butter masala or shahi paneer is an all time favourite North Indian dish. It is a rich creamy dish cooked in tomato gravy and is a favourite amongst the kids and perfect for parties too. Paneer makhani is one of the most popular main course fare in Indian restaurants. This dish is further enhanced with cashewnut paste and flavoured with kasoori methi leaves which gives a good taste.

Lauki chana dal ki sabzi

lauki chana dal sabzi

Lauki chana dal ki sabzi is made with bottlegourd also called as doodhi or lauki and chana dal and seasoned with spices. Split bengal gram or chana dal gives a delicious taste to this vegetable. Bottlegourd has many vitamins and minerals like calcium, phosphurus, vitamin A, C and magnesium which helps in reducing blood pressure and also supports healthy digestion.

Mutter or matar paneer recipe

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Matar paneer is a popular North Indian cuisine made with cottage cheese, green peas cooked in delicious tomato gravy and spiced with garam masala. It goes well with rotis, naans or plain pulao.

Aloo chole

aloo chole

Aloo chole is a tasty combination of white chickpeas and potatoes cooked in thick gravy of onions and tomatoes spiced with Indian spices. It is a very popular dish in North Indian cuisine and goes well with rotis and puris

Capsicum sabzi with besan (chickpeas flour) recipe

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Capsicum sabzi is prepared with gram flour which gives a good taste to this vegetable. It does not need a lot of preparation and can be done quickly. Cabsicum sabzi goes well with rice, chapatis, jeera rice or dal rice.

Aloo jeera recipe

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Aloo jeera is a simple and delicious side dish for rotis, puris and parathas. It is very easy to make and simply made with potatoes and cumin seeds and mildly spiced with Indian spices. Aloo jeera is a popular Punjabi dish and cumin seeds gives a slightly nutty flavor to this dish.

Rajma masala recipe

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Rajma masala is a very popular Punjabi dish which goes well with rice as well as rotis and naans. Rajma is cooked in a spicy onion tomato gravy and garnished with coriander leaves. Rajma or red kidney beans is said to be one of the healthies foods as they contain zero fats and high dietary fibre.

Arbi ki kadhi or Colocassia curry

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Arbi kadhi is a very tasty curry made with tangy curd and gram flour and then tempered with mustard seeds, cumin seeds and red chillies. It serves a good side dish for rotis and rice.

Aloo or potato gravy subzi

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Aloo gravy subzi or potato curry is made with potatoes, gram flour, curd and spiced with green chillies, red chilli powder and garam masala. It is very simple and easy to make and a tasty side dish for rotis and puris.

Sweet corn curry

sweet corn curry

Sweet corn curry is made with boiled sweet corn kernels, onions, curd and besan and mildly spiced with Indian spices. It is an excellent side dish for rotis, chapatis as well as flavoured rice or pulao. Sweet corn curry is very simple to make and can be cooked quickly.