Uttarakhand Arsa recipe
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Arsa

Arsa is normally prepared and served as a sweet dish during the wedding occassions and also presented to bride’s in-law house along with other items. This is a custom which can be seen in weddings. Now a days people can find this dish selling in markets of Dehradun.   Ingredients Rice flour (Chawal ka atta) […]

Baadi Recipe
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Baadi Recipe

Baadi is a Pahari recipe which is exceptionally acclaimed in Uttrakhand. Baadi is a kind of rice which is normally paired with kulath ki dal, another acclaimed Pahari recipe. Made with Buckwheat, this vegetarian recipe gives you so much warmth and decency of flavors. It is an easy-to-make recipe which is no doubt a simple […]

Garwhali Kafuli recipe
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Kafuli Recipe

Originated in Uttarakhand, Kafuli is a popular and most loved Pahari dish which is savoured by people of all age groups. This easy-to-make curry recipe is made using spinach, fenugreek leaves, garlic, ginger, green chillies, curd, rice paste and a melange of spices. Kafuli is commonly served as a main-dish and savoured best with chappati […]

Nashpati ka halwa
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Nashpati ka halwa

INGREDIENTS 4 Pears / nashpati, medium size, peeled and cut into pieces 2 tablespoons ghee 3 tablespoons khoya / milk solids 1 tablespoon sugar 1/3 cup condensed milk 1/2 teaspoon green cardamom powder Few almonds INSTRUCTIONS Heat ghee and roast pears till fine paste is formed. Add sugar, milk powder and condensed milk. Keep stirring until mixture is reduced to half. Add cardamom powder. Mix well. […]

Jhangora Hisalu Phirni
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Jhangora Hisalu Phirni

Jhangora Hisalu Phirni is a deliciously sweet, creamy pudding prepared with millet and yellow Himalayan raspberry, a wild berry found in the hilly regions of Uttarakhand. INGREDIENTS 100 grams Jhangora (Millet), soaked for an hour and ground coarsely 2 liters Milk 2 cups Water 1/2 cup Sugar 2 grams Cardamom powder 5 grams Walnut 250 grams Hisalu/ Yellow Himalayan raspberry 50 grams Cream (Malai) INSTRUCTIONS Boil milk. Add jhangora, sugar, cardamom […]

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Jholi

Jholi is curry preparation from hills of Uttarakhand. Similar to Kadhi recipe from north India, this is bit thicker and spicier. INGREDIENTS 1 cup Besan / bengal gram flour Salt as per taste 1/2 teaspoon Red chillies powder 1/2 teaspoon Turmeric powder 1/2 teaspoon Dry coriander seed powder 1 pinch Asafoetida/hing 4 red chillies, whole 1 teaspoon jeera / cumin seeds 5 garlic cloves 1/2 cup ghee 3 cups Curd Chopped spinach / […]