I am in love with Quinoa and trying to add this in almost anything possible and with the onset of Holi, this seems a healthy way to start this year's festivities. Presenting Quinoa Puran Poli. By the way, I’m on a mission to get healthy this year and I'm going to rock it, for sure.
When I mentioned that I'm making Quinoa Puran Polis, my friend suggested using a mix of Oats Powder and Atta to make the dough. I did not try this for the Puran Poli but I made regular roti and I loved them. I served the hot Puran with ghee to Inara and took a small bite (sigh).
Quinoa after cooking gives a nice bite and my god I love it. Adding nuts powder and saffron to the Puran is optional, I did not because this was my first time making Puran Polis.
Do you love chocolates? Love Brownies? But are always thinking of how to reduce the Maida content in them? Scared of giving it to your toddler and kids? Yes! then this recipe is for you! I love Quinoa and making this recipe was an instinct. I am developing recipes using True Elements Quinoa. Inara loves brownies and I have seen recipes of Ragi Flour Brownies however never tried making it for my readers, This was instinctive and I made homemade butter and the original idea was to make Thalipeeth with Quinoa, Ragi Flour, Bajra and Sorghum Flour. But I stumbled on Chocolate lying in my fridge and there was homemade butter. Match made in heaven. No? The measurements were unplanned and proportion not really fully thought of. I always use 1 tsp of the baking agent to one cup Flour/ Wheat Flour or any other ingredient that you are using.
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Bored of having your daily dose of apple cider vinegar in the same old way? Having apple cider vinegar with water every morning seems to be a punishment to many. Here’s a delicious new way of having your ACV. Apple cider vinegar and cranberry juice with a drizzle of honey make a delectable and healthy drink.
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