Posts Tagged ‘corn’

Tender bean and corn salad

This super simple recipe has been too long in the making! Am sure it was almost a year ago that Ayesha told me about a friend having made this. Been meaning to try it out ever since. It is a simple, clean, and quick one. You need: Slender, tender green beans, washed, and chopped at […]

Mushrooms and corn on toast

Warm toast, mushrooms and corn. A grating of cheese and fresh, crushed pepper. Dollop of butter on the toast. Put a pot of hot, aromatic tea by the side ~~~~~~, and get as close to a morning’s nirvana as you can get. Prep time: 15 minutes Serves: 2 You need: 200 grams button mushrooms, destemmed, […]

Snack in a box, baby corn

baby corn and carrots

Baby corn with spring onions and a julienned carrot make for a healthy, quick snack for a short break at aschool.

Corn and cheese canapes

Remember those canapes (from the bhel recipe) we said were so versatile? Here’s another smashing filling you can make to go in the canapes. Thanks Suchitra Sawkar for sending it in :)! Prep time: Filling: 10 minutes Sauce: 5 minutes Frying/baking and assembling: 20 minutes Serves: Makes for up to 20-25 canapes Ingredients: 1 pack […]

Kid stuff! Lunch: Spinach and corn pulao

My kids love corn, so you’ll find plenty of corn recipes here! Here’s one which can be made the night before, refrigerated and packed for lunch by just thawing a bit the next morning. ┬áIt has some mild flavors that aren’t overpowering! What you need: 1 cup basmati rice 1/2 cup canned corn or fresh […]

Crisp Corn Salad

A very quick and easy corn salad! What you need: 2 cups corn kernels (processed). If raw, just saute them in a little butter for 5 minutes. Don’t forget to cool the corn a bit before mixing in the ingredients. 1 medium finely chopped onions 1 medium diced tomato, deseeded to keep it crisp and […]