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Pancake Pizza

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One day after coming back from school my son was pestering me to make pizza for him as snack before dinner. How am I suppose to make pizza in less than an hour. A good pizza base dough takes 3 hours or so to be prepared and here's my son screaming and making a big scene. That's when I came up by making pancakes as pizza base which take not more than a hour of preparations. There was no time to prepare the sauce so I made use of a good quality of Hunt's Tomato Ketchup for the base. A different type of pizza which all should make and try...a very quick on too.


Pancake Pizza

Ingredients for making Pancake:
2 cups flour
2 tbsp sugar
1/2 tsp salt
1 tsp baking powder
1/2 tsp baking soda
1 cup buttermilk
3/4 cup milk
2 large eggs, separated
1/4 cup melted butter
vegetable oil

Preparation Methods:

In a mixing bowl, combine the flour, sugar, salt, baking powder, and soda.In another bowl, whisk together buttermilk and milk, egg yolks, and melted butter. Blend into the dry ingredients just until …

Stir-Fried Indian Bittergroud

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Stir-Fried Indian Bittergroud

Ingredients
Serving Size: 4

Marinate For Indian Bittergroud:
5 medium bittergroud cut into circles
1tsp garam masala
1tsp chillie powder
1/4tsp turmeric powder
1tsp curry masala
a pinch hing powder
1tbsp oil
salt and pepper to taste

Marinate the bittergroud with all the spices and leave it for 2 hours or overnight.

1 large onions sliced thinly
1 small tomato chopped
3 garlic clove minced
a sprig of curry leaves
1tbsp finely chopped mint leaves
1tsp chillie flakes
1tbsp tomato sauce
1tsp dark soy sauce
1/4tsp light soy sauce
salt if needed

Preparation Methods:
Arrange the marinate bittergrouds in small batch in a large serving plate preferably oven proofed and mirco-wave on high for 6 minutes and 30 seconds. Make sure you don't overcrowd the bittergroud.Once all the bittergrouds are done keep them aside.Coat a non-stick skillet with 2tbsp oil and once heat add the mustard seeds-as it starts to splutter add the cumin seeds,curry leaves,mint,garlic,chillie flakes ,chopped tomat…