Sunday, 27 September 2015

Healthy Sauted Home Made Whole Wheat Pasta and Vegetables with Fish in Spinach and Cottage cheese Sauce...

Healthy Sauted Home Made Whole Wheat Pasta and Vegetables with Fish in Spinach and Cottage cheese Sauce...

For Home made Whole Wheat Pasta
Ingredients
1 Cup Whole Wheat Flour
Rock Salt as per taste
1/4 tsp Olive Oil Or as per required
Water as per required
P.S. As on restricted Diet I did not add Salt and Oil. Take the ingredients as per required if specific measurements are given by the Dietician.

Method
Take all the above Ingredients in a mixing bowl and make a semi soft dough. Knead it well for 5 minutes, cover and keep it for 15 minutes. Take 2 cups water in a vessel, boil it. Roll the dough out into a thin sheet. Cut into long stripes. Add the strips in the boiling water, boil for 5 minutes till  the dough comes up. Drain the water and keep it aside.

For the Sauted Pasta and Vegetables
Ingredients
Home made Whole Wheat Pasta
1 small Eggplant cut into thick stripes
1 small Red and Yellow Capsicum cut into thick Stripes
1 small Onion Sliced
5 Cherry Tomatoes cut into 2 half
1 small Broccoli cut into pieces
P. S. Other vegetables like Zucchini, Mushrooms, Corns can be added
Rock Salt to taste
1/2 tsp Pepper powder
1/2 tsp Olive oil
Method
Take a pan, add all the above ingredients and on a medium high flame, cover and sauté all the vegetables till cooked. Stir it occasionally. Add the boiled pasta and sauté it.

For Spinach and Cottage cheese Sauce
Ingredients
1 cup Spinach chopped and blanched
1 cup Cottage cheese
1/4 cup Skimmed Milk Curd
1/2 Green Chillies
1 tsp Garlic minced
Rock Salt to taste
1/2 tsp Olive Oil  (Optional)
P.S. Any  Herbs can be added

Method
Take a blender. Add the spinach, cottage cheese, chilli, curd and salt. Blend it in to a paste. Take a pan, add the garlic and the spinach paste. Simmer it on low flame till the rawness of the spinach goes off.

For the Fish in Spinach and Cottage cheese Sauce
Ingredients
2 Fish fillet preferably sweet water fish if on a Salt restricted diet
Rock Salt sprinkle
2 pinch of Pepper powder
4 tbsp Spinach and Cottage cheese sauce
Oil spray

Method
Marinate the fish for 15 minutes with Rock salt, pepper powder and spray oil only once. Take a pan. Roast and cook the fish from both the sides. Add the sauce and cook it for 2 minutes more. Serve it hot.