Friday, 7 October 2016

Desi Veggie Pizza Spoons.....


This is a delicious desi.. vedeshi.. bite size snack.. It can be served as starter too. The filling can be made with any vegetable like capsicum, onion, potato, mushroom, baby corn etc. Infact any type of filling can be added  like you can make cheesy pavbhaji spoon or keema spoon or dabeli spoon.. The choice is yours. I am sure children will love it.. Try it and you will love it too... 

For the Pizza Dough 
Ingredients 
500 grams Whole Wheat Flour
Salt to taste
1sachet Instant Yeast
1 tbsp Sugar
1 cup Lukewarm Water
2 tbsp Olive oil

Method
Take a mixing bowl. Mix flour, sugar and yeast. Add the salt. Mix it. Add water little at a time and knead the dough. Stop adding water as the soft dough is formed. Keep kneading the dough for 5 minutes. Add 1 tbsp oil and continue to knead for 5 minutes more. Stretch the dough and see. If the dough is stretchable then it is done. Take a bowl, add the dough and apply oil on it. Cover and let it rise. Meanwhile while make the filling. 

For Making the Desi Veggi Pizza Filling 
Ingredients 
1 Onion chopped 
3 Tomatoes chopped 
1 Capsicum chopped 
2 tbsp  Garlic cloves minced 
4 Mushrooms chopped 
1/4 cup Fresh Corns
( More vegetables like baby corn, red and yellow capsicum can be added )
1 tsp Sugar 
Salt to taste 
1/2 tsp Chilli powder 
1 tsp Kitchen King Masala powder or Curry Powder 
1/2 tsp Dried Basil Leaves
3 tbsp Olive oil or any vegetable oil 

Method 
Take a pan, add oil. Let it heat. Add the garlic and onion. Sauté it till it is light brown in colour. Add the chopped capsicum and corn. Stir and cook for 2 minutes. Add the tomatoes, sugar, salt, chilli powder, basil leaves, curry powder or kitchen king masala powder. Stir and cook for 2 minutes. Add the mushroom. Stir and cook further for 1 minute. Add 1/4 cup water. Stir, cover and cook for 5 minutes. The filling should not be liquid. It should be semi dry. Keep it to cool. 

For making the Pizza Spoon 
Ingredients 
Pizza Dough
Filling
1 cup Pizza Cheese grated or Mozzarella cheese and Cheddar cheese mix 
1 tbsp Olive oil 
Dried Oregano or Dry Italian Herbs to sprinkle 

Method 
Take the dough. Punch it and knead it for a minute. Make big lemon size balls. Grease the soup spoons. Take one dough ball. Roll it out in to long oval shape. Spread the dough out on the steel soup spoons. Press it well to aquire the desire shape of the spoon. Cut the excess dough out. Repeat it with the other remaining spoons. With the help of a fork, prick the dough. Let it rest for 10 minutes. Take some foil paper and make lime size balls out of it, place the foil balls below the handle of the spoon , this will give support to the spoons. Add a tbsp of the filling into each spoons. Sprinkle with cheese.  Bake it at 180 degrees celcius for 20 minutes or till the bread turns light brown in colour in a preheated oven. Remove it from the oven. Let it cool. Remove the edible spoons very gently and separate it from the steel spoons. Sprinkle dry oregano or Italian herbs and serve it hot.