Chaat but healthy. Misnomer? Not at all. This is a very quick, easy and healthy chaat that can be prepared by anyone in the family :). This is one of the chaat’s where you can get very creative. Corn chaat is very handy if you have sweet corn at home and you can whip up a tasty snack on a very short notice. Surely this is kids favorite snack! Here is the recipe to Simple spicy Sweet Corn chat or Masala Corn.
Tomato gojju is the easiest and delicious side goes well with chapathi, idli,dosa, rice and almost with every breakfast dish. Tangy and sweet taste of this tomato curry makes it a versatile side dish. Very easy to make and can be prepared with the available ingredients in the pantry. This is no onion no garlic side dish.
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Peanut Chutney powder is very easy to make, super delicious and healthy pudi. This is popularly called Dry Shenga Chutney in north Karnataka/ uttara karnataka region. I was really amazed by the nutritional benefits we get from this peanuts. 1 cup has 38 grams of protein and it is good source of dietary fiber, potassium, magnesium and iron. Unfortunately many are developing allergy to this little nut. If you and your family members are not allergic to peanuts I highly recommend the use of this nuts. Roast it at home, eat with the skin, which helps you to digest.
This chutney powder goes well with rotti , dosa, rice and add this powder to yogurt / curd and add onion seasoning to make a curd chutney or mosaru chutney.
Aloo Bonda or Potato Bonda used to be very famous street snack in Karnataka. Street vendors used to sell balekayi bajji, masala ambode, alu bonda, mesasina kayi bajji. Now all these snacks are taken over by instant chats. Alugadde bonda brings back the memory of Saraswathi puram bonda stall in Myore near the Saraswathi Shishu vihara field. This stall used to be open from around 6 pm but everything will be over by 8. These snacks were so good, it was worth the money and the waiting . Try this no onion no garlic bonda with a hot coffee or tea. Here is the recipe of popular aloo bonda.