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Showing posts with label Baked. Show all posts
Showing posts with label Baked. Show all posts
Showing posts with label Baked. Show all posts

Baked Mixed Veg Pasta#BakingBloggers

Carried this Baked Mixed Veg Pasta for a party with my vegetarian friends.

Have used two sauces,Homemade Pasta Sauce and Cheesy Bechamel sauce to make this.

Ingredients 

250 Grams  Pasta -  used Macaroni
1 Cup Pasta Sauce - Homemade
2 Cups Thick Bechamel sauce
1 Teaspoon Italian Seasonings
100 Grams Cheddar Cheese
100 Grams Mozzarella Cheese
For Assembling the Pasta  

Coloured Capsicum - diced
2 Tablespoons Boiled Sweet Corn
1 Tablespoon Italian Seasonings
For the Sauted Veggies  

150 Grams Mixed Vegetables - I used frozen
1 Green Capsicum - chopped
1/4 Cup Sweet Corn - boiled
3 Baby Corns - chopped
1 Medium Onion - finely chopped
1/2 Teaspoon Pepper powder
1/2 Teaspoon Chilly flakes
1/2 Teaspoon Italian Seasonings
1/2 Teaspoon Fresh Thyme
2 Big Cloves Garlic - finely chopped
Salt to taste
1 Tablespoon Oil
1 Tablespoon Butter

Method
Boil the  pasta as per the package instructions till al dente. Keep aside.

In a pan heat the Bechamel sauce , add 2 to 3 tablespoon of cheese ( both cheddar and mozzarella ) and Italian Seasonings, mix well till cheese is melted. Take off flame,  add in the pasta and toss it well till pasta is coated. Keep aside

For the Veggies 
In a pan heat oil and butter add the garlic and saute till the it releases an aroma, then add the onion and saute till translucent. Add the mixed veggie and saute on high flame for a two minutes, now add all the spices and herbs mix well and cover and cook till veggies are nearly done. Now add the sweet corn, baby corn and capsicum, salt to taste and mix well again cover and saute on medium high flame for 3 - 4 minutes. Take off flame and cool it,  veggies are done.
In the prepared veggies add the pasta sauce and mix well, keep aside.

To assemble the Pasta.
Grease a 8 or 9 inch round Pyrex dish with butter. 

Arrange 1/2 of pasta. 
Sprinkle 2 to 3 tablespoons of the cheese
 Then spread all of the veggie filling and press it well, 
Add the remaining pasta
 Sprinkle all off the remaining cheese, garnish with coloured capsicum, sweet corn,   sprinkle a little Italian Seasonings.
 Dot it with butter and spread all of the remaining cheese. 
Cover this with a foil and bake for 20 to 25 minutes in preheated oven at 200 degrees. 
After 20 minutes remove the foil and broil it for 5 minutes till the top is browned a little. 
Cool it slightly and Enjoy...
Check here for Pasta Sauce - Homemade and here for Bechamel sauce
Labels :Pasta & Noodles, Vegetarian, Mixed Vegetable, Baking Bloggers, Baked, Italy, Italian seasoning, Italian, Cheddar Cheese, Mozzarella Cheese
Baking Bloggers
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Baked Romaine Lettuce Chips by Our Good Life
Chicken and Asparagus Pasta Bake by Palatable Pastime
Rhabarberkuchen - German Rhubarb Cake by Pandemonium Noshery
Roasted Asparagus with Shaved Fennel by Culinary Adventures with Camilla
Roasted Radish Tart by Sid's Sea Palm Cooking
Roasted Spring Vegetable Farro Salad by Caroline's Cooking
Roasted Veggie Cobb Salad by Cookaholic Wife
Spring Vegetable Gratin by A Day in the Life on the Farm
Sweet Onion Galette with Parmesan and Mascarpone by Karen's Kitchen Stories

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Baked Sweet Potato

Sweet, sweet potatoe are at the top of nearly everyone's healthiest foods list. One baked, medium-sized sweet potato contains 438% of your daily value of vitamin A (a white potato contains 1%), 37% of your vitamin C, and some calcium, potassium, and iron too.

Today was my baking day, so I kept these potatoes in the oven till all my baking was over and voila you have these healthy and yummy sweet potatoes.

Ingredients

3 Large sweet potatoes, unpeeled
3 Teaspoons Butter
A pinch Black pepper for each sweet potato
Method


Heat oven to 180° degrees. Pierce each sweet potato several times with the tines of a fork. Place each sweet potatoes on foil and seal them individually. Bake until tender, about and hour and a half. Make a slit in the top of each sweet potato. Top with 1 tablespoon of butter and season with the salt and pepper.
Labels: Sweet Potato, Vegetables, Baked, Healthy

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Mixed Cereal Upside Down Pineapple Bundt#BundtBakers

This month the event for Bundt Bakers our host  is  Felice Geoghegan.The theme is "Breakfast Cereal Bundt Cakes".

This is a fantastic recipe to use up all the leftovers Breakfast Cereals in your pantry. It's such a forgiving recipe, can use any breakfast cereals. Just keep in mind the measurement of the same. I have adapted this recipe from here. Took the idea  and made it my way and it turned out superb. This recipe is a keeper.

I had 25 grams of Chocos, 30 grams of Muesli and about 2 cups of Cornflakes. Just blitzed them in a blender jar to a fine powder, measured it, for this recipe you require 1 cup, and the quantity was just right. All leftovers finished. In the freezer I had fresh pineapple that was cooked with little brown sugar, cleverly thought of making an upside down pineapple cake.. ta da those leftovers too finished. So don't you think this is a great recipe. 
Ingredients 
1 Cup Powdered Cereals
1 Cup All-purpose flour (
Teaspoon Level Baking powder
½ 
Teaspoon Level Baking soda
A Pinch of  Salt
1 Teaspoon Vanilla essence
¼ Cup Vegetable Oil
½ Cup Packed Brown sugar
½ Cup Homemade Applesauce 
¼  Cup  Fresh Yogurt
1 Large Egg
¼  Cup Milk
1  Cup Chopped  Pineapple

For the Pan
5 - 6 Pineapple Slices - cut into halves to fit the pan 
¼  Cup Packed Brown Sugar
2 Tablespoons Heaped Butter
Method
Preheat oven to 180 degrees C. 
Place cereals in a food processor and pulse until the cereals is finely ground (but it's ok to have some  small chunks or coarser crumbs). If you get more or less, measure out 1 cup.
Gently stir together the cereal crumbs, flour, baking powder, baking soda, salt and cinnamon in a medium bowl and set aside.
In a mixing bowl, whisk together the oil, sugar, applesauce, yogurt, egg and milk.
Pour half the flour mixture into the wet ingredients and stir gently to combine, then add the other half and stir until just combined (careful not to over-mix). Fold in the chopped pineapple. Let batter sit for 5 minutes. 

Meanwhile, grease  a 8 round bundt pan. Place  the butter  and brown sugar into the bundt pan and on low flame let the butter melt, as  soon as the butter melts, place it aside to cool.  

When it cools arrange the sliced pineapples  in the pan. 
Now pour the prepared batter into the pan,then bake it for 40 - 45  minutes, or until a knife comes out mostly clean when inserted into the middle.
Let cool after 3 to 4 minutes then immediately unmold it into a serving plate. 
 Slice it and serve warm. 
 This was so deliciously soft and moist.
Labels :Bundt, Bundt Bakers, Cereal, Pineapple, Baked 
    Bundt Bakers March 2019
    Breakfast Cereal Bundt Cakes




    #BundtBakers is a group of Bundt loving bakers who get together once a month to bake Bundts with a common ingredient or theme. You can see all our of lovely Bundts by following our Pinterest board. We take turns hosting each month and choosing the theme/ingredient. Updated links for all of our past events and more information about BundtBakers, can be found on our home page. And don’t forget to take a peek at what other talented bakers have baked this month ~
    Breakfast Mini Bundts from A Day in the Life on the Farm
    Caramel Corn Flakes Bundt from Patyco Candybar
    Cinnamon Frosted Flakes Bundt Cake from All That's Left Are The Crumbs
    Granola Brownie Bundt from Food Lust People Love
    Grape-Nuts Bundt Cake from Passion Kneaded
    Honeycomb Cereal Bundt Cake from Patty's Cake
    Mixed Cereal Upside Down Pineapple Bundt from Sneha's Recipe
    Oatmeal Bundtlets with Granola Topping from Sweet Sensations
    Sugar Pops Bundt Cake from The Queen of 
     Scones

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Vegan Garlicky Roasted Asparagus And Potatoes#Fantasticalfood

This is a vegan, soy-free, gluten-free, nut-free recipe that take few minutes to put together.

The potatoes  and the asparagus are  all juicy and crispy. 
 The potatoes crunchy on the outside and  just melt in your mouth.  A perfect brunch or dinner.  

Serves: 1
Ingredients

12 - 15 New Baby Potatoes - halved
150 Grams Asparagus
5 Cloves Garlic - minced
1/2 tsp Paprika powder
1 tbsp rosemary (finely chopped. Sub with sage, or, if using dry herbs, use 2 tsp)
Dash  Black pepper  powder
1/2 Teaspoon Salt or to taste
1 Tablespoon Extra Virgin Olive Oil

Method
Preheat the oven to 200 degrees C. 
In a  plastic bag, mix together the olive oil, red pepper flakes, herbs, black pepper, salt and garlic. Toss  the potatoes in shaking it until the herbs have coated the potatoes. Spread in a single layer on a baking tray . Bake for 20 minutes. 

In the same plastic bag toss the asparagus. Keep this aside till the potatoes are done. 
After 10 minutes take the baking tray out and shake it. Place it back into the oven till done.   

When the potatoes are done take the baking tray from the oven, toss in the asparagus along with the remaining marinade  and give the potatoes a stir with the spatula. Place the baking tray back in the oven and bake another 10 minutes or until asparagus is lightly golden-brown. 
Serve warm.
Labels : Vegetables, Vegetarian, Roasted, Baked, Baby Potatoes, Asparagus, Garlic, Vegan, Gluten free, Nut Free, Soy Free, Brunch, Dinner, Fantastical Food Fight
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Baked Kabak Mücver#BakingBloggers

Zucchini is called  kabak  and  Mücver is a fritter in Turkish.  This  Kabak Mucver is  similar to a pancake, made from grated zucchini, potatoes, egg, onion, dill, cheese and flour. You can enjoy this  as a main course  for dinner  or  a light lunch or as an appetizer
This makes a perfect meal, brunch, lunch or dinner. The spice level in this recipe is just right..perfect.   In my view do not increase the spices, it will ruin the taste of dish.
Serves 4
Ingredients

1 Large Courgette/Zucchini
1 Medium Carrot
2 Medium Potatoes
1 Medium Onion - finely chopped
3 Large Eggs

3 -4 Tablespoons Grated Cheddar Cheese
3/4  Cup All Purpose Flour
1/4 Cup Heaped Olive Oil
1 Tablespoon Fresh Curly Parsley - finely chopped
1 Tablespoon Fresh Flat Parsley - finely chopped
1 Tablespoon Fresh Dill - finely chopped
1 Tablespoon Dried Mint
¼Teaspoon Red Chilly flakes
1 Teaspoon Level Baking powder
½ Teaspoon Level Salt
¼ Teaspoon Level Black Pepper powder


Method

Preheat the  oven to 180 degrees C.
Grease an 8 inch pan with oil well, keep aside.
Sieve  the flour, baking powder, add  the dried mint, chilly flakes, salt, pepper and mix,  keep aside.
Grate the zucchini , carrots and potato.
In the large bowl add the grated veggies,  finely chopped onion. Mix the ingredients together and now add the cheese, parsley, dill, mix them too.
Beat 4 eggs and pour this over mixture  and stir everything together.  
Stir  in the sieved  flour  till it is well combined.
Pour the oil over the mixture and  give it a good stir.
Pour this over the greased pan and spread it to the edges to make the thickness as  even  even as possible all over. 

Place the pan in the  pre heated oven and bake for around 40 - 45 minutes.
To check for doneness, the sides will start to leave the sides of the pan and insert a toothpick in the center, if it comes out clean take it out of the oven.
Run a offset spatula around the sides. Let it cool before cutting into slices. 
Enjoy this  warm, with freshly set  yogurt on the side and a soft dinner roll or bun. 
It's a  change from the normal meal that you  have and  so satisfying, you will love it.    This Turkish  baked  dish was  loved by my hubby too!
My Notes
Any leftovers, just heat it in the Air fyer at 180 degrees C for 3 to 4 minutes or Microwave it for a minute. 
 Labels :  Baked, Pancake, Vegetables, Vegetarian, Egg, Zucchini, Carrot, Potato, Baking Bloggers, Main course, Appetizers, Turkey, Continental Cuisine  

Baking Bloggers
Baking a Greek, Turkish or Cypriot recipe
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Alevropita (Greek Thin-Batter Feta Pie) from Tara's Multicultural Table
Apricot Sekerpare (Turkish Thumbprint Cookies) from Faith, Hope, Love & Luck Survive Despite a Whiskered Accomplice
Baked Kabak Mücver from Sneha's Recipe
Bougatsa from Simply Inspired Meals
Cypriot Lamb Tavas from Pandemonium Noshery
Flaounes (Cypriot Cheese Pastries) from Culinary Adventures with Camilla
Kalo Prama - Cypriot Semolina Cake from Food Lust People Love
Kreatopita from A Day in the Life on the Farm
Sekerpare from The Schizo Chef
Simit (Turkish Sesame Bagels) from Karen's Kitchen Stories
Tiropita (Greek cheese pastries) from Caroline's Cooking

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Grilled Pork

This recipe single serving / one slice of pork.  It's super delicious. 

Ingredients


1 Big slice of Pork
For the Marination
1/2 Teaspoon Fresh Red Chilly Crushed
1/2 Teaspoon pepper powder
1/2 Teaspoon ginger-garlic paste
1 Teaspoon vinegar
1 Teaspoon Hosin sauce
1 Soya sauce
4 Drops of Tobassco salt
1/2 Teaspoon salt.
Method



Mix all the ingredients for the marination well and apply this to the pork slice. Keep this in the fridge for at 4 hours.  I kept it overnight.   Then grill it  in a preheated oven at 180 degrees. After 10 minutes  turn the slice and grill it again for 10 minutes or till done.
This grilled pork slice for was so tasty and crisp.

Labels: Pork, Baked

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Mini Bundts Nutella Tea Cakes#BundtBakers

These are such quick easy nutella tea cake. These tea cakes do not require any frosting. 

Since this month we celebrate World Nutella Day, we were asked to prepare a favorite bundt with chocolate hazelnut spread, by our Host Tammy & Catherine.

Makes 12 
Ingredients
1½ Cups Self Raising Flour
1 Teaspoon Vanilla essence
2 Eggs
½ Cup Milk
¾ Cup Caster Sugar
100 Grams Butter
3 Tablespoons Coarsely Ground Cashew Meal
½ Cup Nutella

Method
Mix the flour and cashew meal. Keep aside.
Beat butter and sugar until light and creamy, add eggs one at a time, beating well after each addition. Now add one-third of flour and fold until mixed, then add in little of the milk again fold, until all flour and milk has been incorporated , finally add the vanilla and nutella, fold in lightly. 
Spoon them into the bundt molds and bake on 180 degrees for 18 to 20 minutes.
Dust them with icing sugar and enjoy with tea.
Labels: Bundt, Bundt Bakers, Nutella, Cashew Meal, Baked
Have a look at our other Bakers:
Banana Nutella Swirl Bundt Cake with Coffee Crumble by All That’s Left Are The Crumbs
Bundt Cake with Sherry Pedro Ximenez with Nutella and Nuts by Paty Co Candy Bar
Chocolate Bundt with Nutella Cream by Living the Gourmet
Chocolate Nutella Bundt with White Chocolate Glaze by Sweet Sensations
DIY Nutella Bundt Cake by Katin Spajz
Individual Nutella Swirl Pound Cakes by A Day in the Life on the Farm
Mini Bundts Nutella Tea Cakes by Sneha’s Recipe
Nutella Swirl Bundt Cake by Cookaholic Wife
Nutella Pear Bundt Cake by Patty’s Cake
White Nutella Bundt Cake by Merce’s Cake

#BundtBakers is a group of Bundt loving bakers who get together once a month to bake Bundts with a common ingredient or theme. You can see all our of lovely Bundts by following our Pinterest board. We take turns hosting each month and choosing the theme/ingredient.

Updated links for all of our past events and more information about BundtBakers, can be found on our home page.
BundtBakers

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