Ever thought about re-using the food that you wish to throw away? Never throw away cooked food, either give it to someone needy or you can just make delicious delights from the yesterday’s leftover. The desire to cook jhatpat recipes will also be satisfied with these 3 recipes that will be made out of the leftover food:
Almost every household has leftover rice. Don’t know what to do with it? You can make a sweet delight- Kesar Kheer out of it. Following ingredients can be used: 1 cup leftover cooked rice, 3 glasses toned cow’s milk, 1 tbsp milk powder, 1/2 tsp cardamom powder, and mixed nuts such as almonds, cashews, pistachios, and raisins, sugar(according to taste) and lastly few kesar strands(high quality). Additionally 4 tsp grated coconut can also be used to enhance the flavor.
Method: Pour the milk in a pan and then add leftover rice in it. Cook it until it gets little thick. Now add cardamom powder,milk powder, dry fruits, grated coconut. Add strands of kesar. Lastly add sugar according to taste.
Vegetable Fried Rice
This will be a wholesome meal as you can add different veggies to it. To make spicy vegetable fried rice, you need these ingredients: 1 cup leftover cooked rice, cooking oil of your choice, chopped onion,capsicum, cabbage, beans,green chilli and carrot, tomato ketchup, salt, green chilli sauce , vinegar and soya sauce.
Method:In the cooking oil add the chopped vegetables and green chilli. Saute it until it gets a little brown. Then add leftover rice, salt, soya sauce, vinegar, tomato ketchup, and green chilli sauce. Mix well and serve hot.
Stuffed Gobi Aloo Sabji(Potato Cauliflower Vegetable) Paratha/ Sandwich
Gobi Aloo Sabji is the most frequently prepared dish in Indian Households. Instead of eating it with a plain paratha, you can go ahead and make a Stuffed Gobi Aloo Paratha/Sandwich. The following ingredients are needed to make the stuffing: Gobi Aloo Leftover Sabji, Chooped onion, ginger, green chilli, coriander, salt, black pepper powder, amchoor powder, jeera powder, red chilli powder, chat masala, and a boiled potato(if desired).
Method: Mash the gobi aloo sabji(Potato Cauliflower) and add all the ingredients. Mix them well and prepare a smooth stuffing. Stuff this in parathas or bread to make sandwich. Stuffed gobi aloo paratha goes well in breakfast with chai, aam pickle, and dahi. Sandwiches can be enjoyed in the evening as a snack with tea or coffee.
So now you know how to re-use leftover rice as well as sabjis, make these yummy dishes and enjoy with your family and friends.