Tag Archives: beetroot

beetroot curry indian recipe (dry)/poriyal/stirfry

beetroot curry indian recipe (dry)/poriyal/stirfry

beetroot curry indian recipe (dry)/poriyal/stirfryI still remember the boiled smell of beetroots coming right through the windows of my classroom and my college mates who were hostelites had a strong dislike for beetroots because of the stereotypic preparation and serving of this veggie!Most of the hostel mess have regular servings of beetroots in their lists it was served as poriyal weekly twice.I don’t like to take this beetroot as in poriyal form always of course I like to incorporate in pulavs,cutlets,sweets and even put it in some bakes!such a versatile veggie. Continue reading

beetroot halwa with milk /beetroot halwa

beetroot halwa with milk /beetroot halwa

beetroot halwa with milk/beetroot halwaNorth India the birth place for carrot halwa and it is the “eldest” (sweet)halwa followed by the most gorgeously bloody beetroot halwa!!The extreme dark deep color of the beetroot are so inviting and it becomes “integrated” any time festive dessert.Similarity that both have is that they are not only root vegetables but for this halwa they have a similar established way of doing(procedure). Continue reading