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Quick Summer Recipes

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The sweltering summers play havoc with our appetites and it becomes extremely hard to spend hours in the kitchen to cook meals. It’s only natural that this season we prefer to prepare simple, quick meals which are light on stomach and leave us feeling refreshed. So this week we present to you quick summer recipes which are also healthy. These recipes incorporate all the nutritious ingredients like curd, rice, wheat and a variety of vegetables. Do try these quick summer recipes, even in combination if you wish to, for an effortless, rejuvenating and wholesome meal.

Below are the links to the recipes:

Vegetable Fried Rice

Vegetable Fried Rice

Beetroot Paratha

Beetroot Paratha

Papaya Raita

Papaya Raita

Pudina Raita

Pudina Raita

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How to make Paneer

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Paneer is fresh cheese made from curdled milk and is very commonly used all over India. It is also called cottage cheese and chhena. In this post, we would like to explain how to make Paneer. This is the process we follow, however you will come across different methods on this with slight variations when you search on Internet.

Ingredients:

  • Milk – 1 litre
  • Curd – 1.25 cups (Curd can be of any consistency)

Preparation Time: 10-15 mins.

Note:

  1. Depending on the type of milk (low fat, toned, full cream, etc.), the paneer quantity obtained and time taken for milk to curdle will vary.
  2. Many people use lemon juice or white vinegar to curdle the milk. Personally, after trying all the methods we found that the paneer obtained by using curd is softest and of smooth consistency...
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