Saturday, January 22, 2011

Carrot Masala Poha

If u searching for a quick breakfast or a simple dinner else for an easy breezy lunch, u will definitely love this quick masala poha with some grated carrots, u can add many colourful veggies to this masala poha as u desire and turn them as a super colourful dish,eventhough i went simply for some carrots...This masala poha tastes fabulous when served hot and they get ready very quickly...U can also enjoy this dish even for snack with a cup of coffee,yep they can be a prefect filling food to enjoy anytime..I used caraway seeds/Shahjeera for tempering and this seeds gives a distinct flavour to this simple masala poha.

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Carrot Masala Poha

1cup Poha/Aval/Rice flakes
1/4cup Grated carrot
1no Onion (chopped finely)
2nos Green chillies (chopped)
1/2tsp Ginger (grated)
Few Cashew nuts
1/2tsp Caraway seeds/Shah jeera
1tsp Garam masala powder
Few curry leaves
Salt
Oil

Wash the poha twice with hot water until they turns soft, drain the water with a strainer and keep aside..Heat enough oil, add the shah jeera and cashew nuts and fry it, add immediately the chopped onions, chopped green chillies, grated ginger,sauté everything for few minutes, until the onions turns transculent, now add the grated carrots,salt,garam masala powder, curry leaves, cook everything simmer until the grated carrots get half cooked...Add now the softened poha, toss gently for few minutes until everything get well mixed..

Serve hot!

51 comments:

  1. This looks so colorful and healthy..Love this Poha!

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  2. we prepare poha at home too but with chopped potato adding grated carrots is a nice twist ...should try this


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  3. seems delish....never thought of adding carrots to poha.

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  4. this looks amazing -- i'm definitely going to try this!

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  5. This sounds delicious and it would add glorious color to my table. I hope you are having a great day. Blessings...Mary.

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  6. Wow, good idea... wanna try one day.

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  7. Looks so awesome... Great and simple recipe

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  8. Love the color,adding carrots has made poha so attractive,love it.

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  9. gr8 idea priya... thanks for sharing and link this with my event.

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  10. un plat original et fantastique j'aime beaucoup
    bonne soirée

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  11. Looks so colorful,healthy and refreshing.

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  12. wow..carrot poha sounds yumm..Looks awesome..

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  13. Carrot masala phoa looks delicious Priya.

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  14. Yummy and healthy twist to poha :)

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  15. oh I'm sure this is amazing with the cashews!

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  16. thanks Priya, I was in search of something else to add to pohas. will surely give this a try.

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  17. poha with carrot and cashew sounds fascinating .. I guess i know what am cooking for today's evening snack :)
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  18. carrot and poha?? Superb innovation.. Must try this

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  19. nice breakfast-eveningSnack cum appetizer!.. love the recipe, thank you for sharing...

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  20. Would make a healthy and colorful breakfast. Looks great!

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  21. Carrot with Poha looks to be an amazing combination.

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  22. Looks beautiful! Poha is new to me, never tried this before. An interesting, healthy dish and very flavorful with all the spices!

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  23. wow...very healthy,easy and delicious breakfast...

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  24. Amazing! You can really think of amazing dishes! Another must try!

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  25. Such a flavourful dish...am drooling here! :D

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  26. looks delicious- poha with veggies is my fav dish!

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  27. Luv the poha with carrot and masala...another innovative dish..

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  28. அவலுடன் கேரட் சேர்த்து செய்திருப்பது சூப்பர் காம்பினேஷன்,பார்க்கவும் கலர்புல்லா இருக்கு...

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  29. Sounds really healthy and yummy, Priya..didn't get entries from u for my event(MEC:combo meal) yet, Priya..just reminding :))

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  30. look yummy and colorful...I love Poha!


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  31. Hi Priya, I tried this poha recipe today.. was yumm n tasty!!

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