On weekends the morning converts into pre-noon and breakfast converts into brunch. Brunch, as the name suggests is a combination of breakfast and lunch. The brunch cannot be light such as poha or upma because, by the time you sit down to eat, you are hungry enough and popular and favorite breakfasts such as khaman or khandvi don’t work. And if you serve butter paneer masala and butter naan at 12 O noon, that too won’t work. Okay, no one would do that, I know, what I am trying to say is that the regular lunch items such as chapatis, dal or sabzis are too much for that hour.
Here is a combination of recipes that is so perfect for Brunch recipes. Slightly filling lauki theplas served with instant aam chunda and for the little space left in the tummy after this, there is juicy, sweet, tangy and yummy rasawala khaman. No breakfast or Brunch recipes can come to an end without a cup of tea, so adrak wali chai.
These recipes won’t take much of your time. Just make sure you have some chunda ready. This is a super healthy combination. These dishes you will love for a nice brunch. The combination will keep you full till your dinner. Do try it for a weekend brunch.
What is Lauki Thepla? Flatbread from the state of Gujarat made using bottle gourd (lauki), whole wheat flour, gram flour, yogurt, and few spices. It is healthy bread as it includes vegetables etc. Thepla has a distinct texture, different from parathas. It is flaky at the same time it is so...View Recipe
What is Mango Chunda? It is a pickle from the state of Gujarat of India. Grated raw mangoes are used and sugar is added to balance out the tanginess of raw mangoes. Chunda has the oomph of raw mangoes and sweetness of sugar. Little red chili powder gives it a hot hint. Traditionally chunda...View Recipe
What is Rasawala Khaman Dhokla? Khaman is a very popular Gujarati snack (to be precise it comes from Surat), made by steaming gram flour batter and thereafter tempering the same with mustard seeds, chilies, etc. When the prepared khaman is dipped and soaked in a sweet cum tangy cum spicy c...View Recipe
What is Adrak Chai? Tea with a nice hint of ginger is adrak chai. It is commonly made in Indian households, especially during winters and monsoon. Chai is one of the most common hot beverages in India. It is flavored in many ways. Adrak chai ...View Recipe