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2268 ghee recipes

Last Updated : Dec 10,2019


घी रेसिपी - हिन्दी में पढ़ें (ghee recipes in Hindi)
ઘી રેસીપી - ગુજરાતી માં વાંચો (ghee recipes in Gujarati)

2255  Indian recipes using ghee

Indian recipes using ghee. Ghee has since years been deemed by Ayurveda as a ‘healing food’. Along with coconut oil and olive oil as healthy medium to cook, ghee also has come to limelight recently. In recent past, ghee was considered as a major culprit for heart diseases. But you must heard or seen our ancestors adding a dollop of ghee to their everyday fare – be it phulkas, khichdi, dal or subzi. This, in fact, was their secret to healthy and longer life.

Make your Ghee at home

Ghee is clarified butter which is made by simmering white butter to separate out the milk solids and evaporate the water. What remains behind is a pure combination of fats which is ghee or clarified butter. At home this pure ghee is made from white butter obtained from cow's or buffalo's milk. Learn how to make Ghee at home in 20 minutes. The greatest advantage is that this homemade ghee needs no refrigeration. It can be stored at room temperature in a cool, dry place for months. If you want ghee to last for a year, you can refrigerate it. Ghee obtained is liquid but it solidifies on storage, especially during winters when the temperatures are low and the surroundings are less warm. 

Ghee has its own nutty flavour rather than a sweet taste. It is a cooking medium which can effortlessly be a part of most dishes you can think of and you cook at home. Beyond the culinary uses kitchens, ghee finds its place in beauty and skin care too. All this is attributed to the wealth of nutrients it possess. It’s free of trans fats and cholesterol, so a source of healthy fat. This essential power food has many positive benefits on our body. Let’s scan them one-by-one.

Benefits of Ghee
 
Ghee : Other than calories and fats, the only nutrients that ghee is rich in are the vitamins – all of which are fat-soluble. All the 3 vitamins (Vitamin AVitamin E and Vitamin K) are antioxidants which have a role in removing free radicals from the body and protecting our cell as well as help in maintaining skin health and glow. Ghee is an excellent, high-quality selection medium of cooking because of its high smoke point. As compared to most oils and butter, ghee can handle a smoke point of 230°C, 450°F, thus its less prone to oxidant and destruction of nutrients. Yes, ghee does contain cholesterol, but some amount of cholesterol is needed by the body. Cholesterol has some functions to play too. It is necessary for hormone production, brain function, cell health and lubricating the joints. It is, in reality, a high quality fat for the body and brain. Ghee is loaded with fats but that’s medium chain fatty acids (MCT) which aid in weight loss. Ghee is healthy for daibetics in small amounts and you need to check your fat intake at the same time. Learn to easily make your ghee at home which is free of preservatives. See benefits of ghee
 
Enjoy our Ghee recipes, Indian Ghee recipes below. 


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Punjabi aloo paratha recipe | stuffed aloo paratha | aloo ka paratha | with 24 images. Punjabi aloo paratha is a dish wish a universal appeal! While North Indians like to have it any time ....
dal pakwan recipe | Sindhi dal pakwan | Sindhi breakfast | with 16 amazing images. dal pakwan recipe is a popular Sindhi recipe and we show you how to make the dal and pakwan in detail step ....
An irresistibly sweet dish made from a sweet ingredient! Try this unique halwa made using sweet potatoes, flavoured with cardamom powder and saffron, and enriched with nuts to keep your energy levels high. Make sure you sauté the sweet potatoes for the recommended time, so that the raw smell g ....
Want to stay healthy? Turn to Turmeric with Black Pepper for Anti-inflammation. Turmeric powder which is an important spice in most Indian spice box should be included daily in our diet. T ....
Here is a delicious halwa with the rich hue of carrots and the luxurious flavour of milk. This Quick Gajar ka Halwa, made with the help of a pressure cooker, is so easy and simple, and is made with com ....
Crispy and flavourful, Masala Mathri can be prepared quite easily with readily available ingredients like plain flour, carom seeds and cumin seeds, and so on. A tablespoon of melted ghee, added to the dough, helps impart a flaky crispness to this delectable snack. You can make the mathris in b ....
Do you know that 100 grams of garden cress seeds offers 100 mg of iron? Who would have thought that this tiny seed is a goldmine of iron! Halim Ladoo is a traditional Maharashtrian sweet made with iron-rich garden cress seeds. Other ingredients like j ....
gobi paratha recipe | Punjabi gobi paratha | gobi ka paratha | cauliflower paratha | with 20 amazing images. Gobi paratha is a dish wish a universal appeal! Whil ....
jowar bajra garlic roti recipe | bajra jowar lehsun roti | healthy jowar bajra garlic roti | with 13 amazing images. Jowar and bajra are two super healthy flours and should be definitely included to diet!! We have ma ....
Sweet boondi, a very easy and quick way to make these delicious boondi. Serve them hot to your guest and they will surely relish it!
Mysore pak | soft mysore pak recipe | Indian sweet mysore pak | easy homemade mysore pak recipe | with 22 amazing images This delicious
The richness of this recipe resonates on your palate and in your memory long after you are done with the meal! With a creamy tomato-onion gravy as the base, this luxuriant curry features an exciting mix of ingredients such as mushrooms and lotus seeds. A generous dose of sautéed cashewnuts a ....
Double beans are very commonly used in gujarati cuisine, as the sole star of a recipe or to support other vegetables. However, there is a twist in this version of double beans curry as i have enriched it with a spicy punjabi style masala instead of the down-to-earth spices used by gujaratis.
Pongal is a traditional South Indian breakfast made with cooked rice and moong dal, perked up with spices and ginger. Another authentic treat, the Rava Pongal is a super tasty variant that replaces rice with rava. Some people prefer the Rava Pongal to th ....
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