juicer, Kitchen appliances, One Touch dry and wet grinder, Recpie

Beat the Heat with Summer Foods

summer foods

We’ve been condoning the summer for more than a week already when March melts its way into April the temperature is at its peak. Apparently, this is the time you take advantage of the kitchen of the sunshine and good times.

Try some easy, breezy recipes to make use of the best seasonal fruits,vegetables & herbs. During this season indigestion is common, and we will find our appetite diminishing. So keep it simple, keep it light.

Keep it Cool

Swap to foods that help you cool down and hydrate you during the summer months. Try adding any of these to your daily foods :

  • Cucumber, tulsi, tender coconut, pineapples, watermelon, sprouts, lemon, coriander, mint leaves
  • Also include olives, tomatoes, dal
  • You can also use a lot of yogurt(curd) which helps bring a light and refreshing element to your dish
  • Eat a lot of steamed food like idli, aapam, puttu, etc

Knock-out Recipes

To help you innovate all of these here’s a purveyor of simple Indian recipes to beat the summer.

1. Coconut sorbet

Ingredients :

  • Tender coconut pulp – 1/2 cup
  • Tender coconut water – 1 cup
  • Sugar – 1/4 cup
  • Lemon juice (optional) – 1 Tbsp

Method :

1.To a mixer jar empty tender coconut pulp

2. Grind it adding coconut water, sugar and lemon juice until the mixture turns smooth.

3. Transfer the mixture to a flat box and freeze for 3 hours

4. Take it out every 1 hour and grind it smoothly. Repeat this for 5 times minimum for a soft sorbet.

5. Then again freeze overnight and scoop and serve it the next day.

2. Tomato Raita (side dish)

Ingredients :

  • Curd, chilled – 1 cup
  • Tomato, finely chopped – ½ cup ( 1 nos.)
  • Mint & coriander leaves, chopped – as required
  • Green chili, finely chopped – 1 nos.
  • Cumin / jeera powder, roasted – ½ tsp
  • Black salt or regular salt – as required

Method :

1. Whisk the fresh chilled curd till smooth

2. Add the finely chopped tomatoes, mint & coriander leaves, chopped green chilies, roasted cumin powder and season with black salt as per taste

3. Mix them well and serve immediately

3. Cucumber Chiller

Ingredients :

  • Ginger, peeled and chopped – 1 inch
  • Cucumber, peeled and chopped – 1 nos.
  • Water – 1/2 glass
  • Ice – as required
  • Lemon wheels, for garnish
  • Cucumber wheels, for garnish

Method :

1. In a juicer, blend ginger, cucumber and 1/2 cup of cold water

2. Strain the puree through a mesh sieve

3. Fill glasses with ice and blended juice. Top with lemon and cucumber wheels

Enjoy the summer with sun-kissed vegetables and colourful fruits. Make sure to eat light and early. Include a lot of vegetables, fruits pulses or fish.

Chill out with these tasty recipes, and enjoy the season.

Advertisements
Induction pressure cooker, Kitchen appliances

Induction Pressure Cooker – Cooking Made Healthy

Induction bottom pressure cooker

 

Cooking is love made visible. There is nothing more amazing in life when you can cook tasty food in minutes.

An induction bottom pressure cooker ensures a faster and easier cooking experience. The induction base makes this pressure cooker a dual cookware for cooking on an induction stove and LPG stove.

This stunning new Induction base pressure cooker from Premier makes it a functional necessity that every kitchen should own. Here are a few reasons to consider the Premier Inner lid Aluminium Induction Bottom Pressure cooker:

Even Cooking

The Induction base on the pressure cooker equally distributes heat faster, directly into the vessel. Whereas, the standard pressure cooker absorbs heat only on the spot above the burner. The stainless steel plate inserted at the bottom of the cooker makes it magnetic and work on induction cooktops as well as LPG stoves. The flame evenly distributes without overheating the cooker and cooks the food uniformly within minutes. Premier pressure cooker consumes less gas or less electricity without over cooking.

Healthiest Mode of Cooking

Induction pressure cookers are made for convenience and safety. Aesthetically featured to give you the taste of traditional Indian cooking, they cook food within a snap and cuts down time. Both on stove and induction cooktop, Premier induction cooker increases thermal efficiency.

While it is essential to cook food before we eat, it is also important to not to overcook. The modern craftsmanship doesn’t allow the pressure cooker to overcook or burn the food. Thereby, induction base perfects cooking and makes a healthier meal.

Easy to Clean and Maintain

The pressure cooker is engineered with aluminium body, resulting in magnetic bottom to cut down energy and time consumption.

Thermal efficiency, aluminium body, magnetic field, all these technical words might sound gibberish, but when it comes to cleaning the cooker it is super-duper easy! Induction pressure cooker reduces not only your cooking time but also your cleaning time.

Premier pressure cooker has been certified by the Underwriters Laboratories (UL) of USA and Bureau of Indian Standards (ISI). We at Premier ensure safety, reliability and durability for your kitchen.

The aluminium material makes this cooker sturdy and resistant to dents and more energy-efficient, stays looking new for years. Experiment with new recipes and get to spend more time with your family.

Shop Pressure Cooker Online @ http://www.sspremieronline.com

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Kitchen appliances, Recpie, Uncategorized

5 Tempting Non-rice Recipes you can Make in Electric Rice Cooker

5 tempting recipes

Your rice cooker has secret talents! Rice cooker isn’t a unitasker but a superhero who can cook a wide variety of foods. Here are a few exciting recipes that might convince you to invest in an Electric rice cooker.

An electric rice cooker uses moisture to cook food, whereby it traps the flavors in the pot. Make use of the cooking surface and do whatever you want, it’s worth the experimentation.

Frittata

Frittatas are more like a fried omelette with vegetables. Grease the rice cooker with butter. Mix vegetables, eggs, seasonings – pepper, salt, garam masala, oregano, dried thyme in a bowl. Pour the ingredients into the rice cooker and cook for 12-15 min. Slice into wedges and enjoy.

Chocolate cake

Rice cooker chocolate cake requires no eggs or milk. It requires just mixing the ingredients together and cooking for about an hour. Mix all the dry ingredients 1.5 cups flour, 1/2 cup sugar, 4 Tbsp cocoa powder, 1 tsp of baking soda, 1/2 tsp salt, 1/2 tsp cinnamon, 1/4 tsp baking powder. Add the wet ingredients, 90 ml of sunflower/cooking oil, 1/2 tsp vanilla, 1 Tbsp vinegar, 1 cup of water. Pour the batter into the buttered rice cooker and cook for 1 hour. Allow the cake to cool for 15 minutes before removing. Invert bowl on a flat plate for a smooth finish. Top with your favorite frosting.

Chicken Breasts

Combine sesame oil, soy sauce, sugar, ginger, garlic, pepper, salt with chicken breasts in a resealable plastic bag and allow to marinate. Place chicken packet in the rice cooker staem box. Close the lid and steam for 10 minutes and then open the lid again and put vegetables in a separate foil packet to steam along with the chicken. Allow to steam till the cooker changes to keep warm. Unfoil the chicken and vegetables, mix them together in a serving bowl. Serve hot.

Oatmeal

Soak the oats overnight in the rice cooker, and then switch it on in the morning for a hot breakfast, about half an hour before breakfast. Rice cooker is best to make smaller amounts of oatmeal without crusting and easier to clean too. 1 cup of regular oats, 2 1/2 cups of water or milk, few pieces of fresh fruits (banana, apple, strawberry), cinnamon, and nuts. Cook on the lower-temp for porridge to set in.

Sweetcorn Chicken Soup

Preheat rice cooker, combine olive oil with butter and saute for 5 min. Once the butter has melted, add the garlic, onion and potato and saute for another five minutes. Add the sweetcorn, vegetable stock, bring to the boil. Wait until the potatoes are cooked. Stir in the cream and season with salt and black pepper, then pour into a blender and blend until smooth. Garnish with a sprinkle of spring onions.

Endless adaptability and easy cleanup rice cooker are an excellent place to start. It is a versatile tasker for a hearty meal, and something delicious is minutes away. Best of all, these recipes are the ideal ones that you can try when while watching an exciting movie on TV, or when guests are at home or while teaching your kids. As they are a set-it-and-forget dishes and never consumes your time. Basically, just throw everything into the rice cooker and see the magic.

Shop Rice cooker @ http://bit.ly/1ROJJe4

Kitchen appliances, Pots and Pans, Uncategorized

Healthy Breakfast for an Energetic Day

balanced diet

Most talked and debatable topic by Homemakers is ‘How to go about the Healthy diet.’ Unlike what you see in magazines and TV shows, healthy eating is easy.

Each person’s’ daily nutritional requirements are different. All Mothers, Fathers, Children and Grandparents can follow these simple tips. Balance is the key to a healthy diet, which means eating a wide variety of foods in the right proportions maintains a healthy body weight. Here are ideas for women seeking a balanced diet for good health.

Swap Carbs to Protein

Kick start your day by following some simple Breakfast rules.

Rule: No Skipping Breakfast!

Whatever be it, don’t skip breakfast as it sets your blood sugar level. Skipping breakfast will lead you to choose the wrong foods later in the day.

Protein boosts metabolism, reduces hunger and appetite. In other words, you end up eating less for the rest of the day by choosing Protein for Breakfast. Also, you can spread your protein intake throughout the day by eating protein with every meal.

Healthy Foods

Balanced diet isn’t complex and bland as it has been portrayed. Taste and Health go together as an additional bonus.

A protein breakfast is easy to prepare.

1. Top your morning toast with scrambled egg, a slice of shallow grilled salmon or ham and when you do have a little more time enjoy an omelette

2. Having a banana milkshake or any fruit juices with your morning portion is a quick and tasty way to start your day

3. Aim for at least two sandwiches a week. Grab interesting protein veggies such as sprouts, peas, mushroom, sweet corn, broccoli. Sandwich or Salad them once a week

4. For a healthy choice, spread Peanut butter instead of chocolate spreads

Some of the Protein-rich foods that you can consider are Egg, Milk, Cheese, Curd, Fish- Tuna & Salmon, Meat-Chicken, Peanut Butter, Nuts, Wheat, Fruits- avocado, guava, peaches, pomegranates, oranges, bananas & Vegetables.

 

Kitchen appliances, Uncategorized

3 in 1 Sandwich Maker for a Luscious Snack

Sandwich maker

Are you a fan of sandwich? Then make your sandwiches stuffed with your favourite meat or veggies at home with Premier Sandwich maker. There’s no secure way to good health than a handful of vegetables. Especially if it is made with Premier Sandwich maker. Tailored to save you energy, space, and time.

Premier Sandwich maker, manufactured with highest quality materials, designed specially to make a versatile companion for you in your kitchen.

Treat for your Family

Amaze your family and friends with yummy sandwiches served in minutes. With a filling of your choice, grate some cheese on it, and grill it to make a delicious sandwich. Premier sandwich maker has wide slots for safe removal of sandwiches. Easy and convenient for even grilling.

Healthy Kitchen Partner

No oil is more healthy! Isn’t it? Premier sandwich maker is the healful alternative to fried food. Enjoy sandwiches, grilled meat, roasted vegetables without oil. The sandwiches made of this device tastes exactly like the restaurant grilled sandwich you are so familiar with. What more do you need?

Customised Sandwiches

With 3 detachable heating plates customise your sandwiches and enjoy it the way you want. You can grill your darling meat, toast sandwiches and make waffles and treat yourself for making the right choice.

Healthy Living

With Premier sandwich maker, life is a sheer pleasure. Homemakers who excel in a wide variety of cooking also own the most exclusive 3 in 1 sandwich maker, making life refreshing and tasty. We ensure that your every second of experience with Premier sandwich maker makes you happy and puts a smile on your face. This ensures oil-free cooking and healthy living. It can be cleaned effortlessly and quickly.

Getting the new premier sandwich maker for your kitchen is the best decision you’ll ever be making. With the non-stick base, it is designed in such a way that you’ll be making perfect crispy sandwiches, every single time. The premier sandwich maker is so easy to use; you’ll never have to struggle the old way, ever again.

Shop now @ bit.ly/1OQYkVQ

Kitchen appliances, One Touch dry and wet grinder, Pots and Pans

Relishing Malai Kofta with Potato Dumplings in Creamy Tomato Gravy

malai kofta_2

Have you encountered Malai Kofta? India’s favorite dish is a rich union of fried potato, vegetables and cheese dumplings in a spiced tomato gravy. This all-time favorite Indian dish, tastes excellent with rice or flat bread.

Cooking time : 30 minutes

Ingredients

Kofta (Potato Veggie Dumplings)

  • 2 cups russet potatoes, peeled and chopped

  • 1/2 cup carrot, chopped

  • 1/2 cup peas, frozen

  • 2 Tbsp toasted cashews, finely chopped

  • 1/4 tsp turmeric

  • 1/4 tsp black pepper

  • 1/4 tsp ground cumin

  • 1/2 cup chickpea flour

  • 1/4 cup fresh coriander leaves, chopped

  • 1/2 tsp salt, or to taste

Tomato Gravy

  • 1 tsp cumin seeds

  • 1 tsp ginger, peeled and finely chopped

  • 1 cup onion, diced finely

  • 1 tsp chili, finely chopped

  • 1 cup tomatoes, pureed

  • 2 Tbsp cashews, toasted and ground (coffee grinder works well)

  • 1 cup coconut milk

  • 1 cup water, or as needed

  • 1/4 tsp garam masala

  • 1/4 tsp turmeric

  • 1/4 tsp coriander, ground

  • 1/4 tsp salt, to taste

  • 1/4 tsp black pepper

  • 1/4 cup fresh coriander leaves, chopped

  • 1 Tbsp olive oil

Method

  1. Boil 4-5 glasses of water in Handi (pot pan) and add potatoes and carrots. Cook for 10-15 minutes until easily mashable with a fork. Add peas and cook 1-2 minutes more, then drain water and transfer the vegetables to a large mixing bowl to cool.

  2. On the other hand, lets start making the gravy. Get the sauce pan on work. Heat 1 Tbsp of olive oil. Add cumin seeds and cook until they begin to crackle. Add onion, ginger, and serrano chili (optional). Cook for 3-4 minutes, stir occasionally until onion begins to brown. Add tomatoes and cook for 3-4 minutes more. Transfer mixture to a mixer grinder and blend until smooth.

  3. Add oil and the remaining ingredients respectively to a stew pan, saving water for the end. Add as much of water as you need to make a nice gravy consistency (will continue to thicken as it cooks). Combine ingredients and stir well, let it bubble gently over low heat. If too watery, you can add additional cashew powder to thicken it.

  4. Add the rest of the ingredients to koftas, stir and a thick gravy will form. Make small sized kofta balls. Heat oil in a fry pan and place the balls a few inches apart from each other for uniform cooking. Cook until crispy on the bottom and flip over until crispy on all sides.

  1. When koftas are done, drop them in the heated gravy and serve immediately with rice or bread of your choice

Malai Kofta is undoubtedly an asset to the art of cooking. Try this ‘must have’ dish with Premier kitchen appliances.

Kitchen appliances

Premier Roti maker for your healthy diet

With the advent of fast foods, we are prone to many diseases and in fact it is high time for us to become more health conscious. We have been hearing doctor’s advice to eat whole grains rich in fibre. To maintain a healthy weight, it is better to choose low carb, fibre rich foods.

Roti or Chapati made from wheat flour is a staple food for most of Indians. Sometimes it is messy for women to prepare the rotis for whole family. Roti maker has made the task more easy and effective. Roti maker allows you to prepare soft rotis with minimum effort. Just knead the dough and place the small rolls one after another, your yummy soft rotis would be ready to serve. They save much of your time and can be easily handled by anyone.

roti maker
SS Premier houses an instant Roti Maker that helps you cook your delicious roti’s easily.  Key features :

  • Non-stick coated plates
  • 1 year warranty
  • You can make bigger rotis since it has 8 inch diameter.
  • 900 watts power.

SS Premier’s Instant Roti maker can also be used for making multiple dishes like omlette, uthappam, papad and kakra dishes. Bring home this smart multi-tasking roti maker today!

Shop @ http://bit.ly/1LDc3az