Carrot is a common vegetable with a very high content of vitamins A and B. It also has protein and carbohydrate.It is used extensively in both Indian and Western cooking.

Carrot Halwa
Baisakhi, Carrot, Diwali, Halwa, Navratri

Carrot Halwa (Gajar Halwa)

Carrot Halwa,  also known as Gajorer halua, Gajrela or Gajar Pak, is a slow cooked traditional dessert made on almost all occasions. In fact, it is so simple and delicious to make that one doesn’t require a celebration to make it. Unlike many other sweet delicacies that require an intricate recipe […]

Home made vegetable soup
Beans, Cabbage, Carrot, Soup

Vegetable Soup

Vegetable soup is a popular recipe among the different types of soup recipes in India. It not only satiates our taste buds but is also very healthy as the nutrients of various vegetables are combined in one big bowl of hot soup! A bowl of vegetable soup can be devoured […]

Carrot and Pineapple Muffins
Carrot, Muffins, Pineapple

Carrot and Pineapple Muffins

Carrot and Pineapple Muffins make a good snack any time of the day and is perfect for parties. A delicious combination of carrot and pineapples, these muffins are easy to make. Ingredients: Fine Sugar – 2 1/4 tblsp Carrot – 1/3 cup, finely grated Egg – 1 Canned Pineapple – […]

Carrot Laddu
Carrot, Diwali, Laddu

Carrot Laddu

Laddu is a very popular Indian sweet made during almost all festivals and special occasions. There are many variations of Laddu available depending on the occasion and place you are in. This variation is made using carrot and is as tasty as the regular laddus. Carrot is very good for […]

Red Guavas
Apple, Carrot, Guava, Salad

Guava and Apple Salad

Salads are a great way to increase your daily fruit and vegetable consumption. There are so many salad recipes around, that you will be spoilt for choice. This is a very simple and easy to salad with guavas, apples and carrots. Ingredients: Guavas – 2 Carrots – 2 Apple – […]

Oats Chilla
Cabbage, Carrot, Oats

Oats Chilla

Oats Chilla is a healthy, delicious and easy to make breakfast dish. Similar to a dosa and more like a mini-dosas, these are great for evening snacks or even as lunch/dinner for the health conscious folks. Ingredients: Gram Flour – 1 cup Oats – 1/2 cup Onion – 1, finely […]

Carrot and Bean Sprout Salad
Carrot, Salad, Vietnamese

Carrot and Bean Sprout Salad

A simple, light and delicious Vietnamese style salad with carrots and bean sprouts. Ingredients: Carrot – 1, large, peeled, finely sliced Bean Sprouts – 2 cups Spring Onions – 4 to 5, finely chopped White Vinegar – 1/3 cup Sugar – 1/3 cup Salt as per taste Green and Red […]

Carrot Milkshake
Carrot, Kids, Milkshakes

Carrot Milkshake

A delicious and healthy milkshake for the summer to beat the heat. A fav with kids. Ingredients: Milk – 300 ml Carrots – 250 gms Water – 100 ml Vanilla Ice Cream – 2 to 3 scoops (or as required) Ice Cubes – handful Sugar as required Method: 1. Finely […]

eggless carrot & walnut muffin
Carrot, Christmas, Muffins

Eggless Carrot and Walnut Muffin

Packed with flavor, this easy to make eggless muffin with carrots and walnuts is a perfect treat for any time – be it a party or a late night munch. Ingredients: Plain Flour (Maida) – 300 gms Carrots – 100 gms, grated Sugar – 300 gms Curd – 350 ml […]

Carrot Cake
Cakes, Carrot, Christmas

Carrot Cake

A delicious, easy to make and light dessert for any occasion. Ingredients: Maida (Plain Flour) – 500 gms Corn Oil – 550 ml Carrot – 500 gms Sugar – 650 gms Walnuts – 100 gms, chopped Baking Powder – 2 tsp Eggs – 8 Cinnamon Powder – 3 tsp For […]

Carrot Orange Banana Smoothie
Banana, Carrot, Orange, Smoothies

Carrot Orange Banana Smoothie

Start your day with this deliciously healthy and wonderful breakfast smoothie loaded with Vitamin C and antioxidants. Ingredients: Carrots – 4 Bananas – 2 Orange Juice – 2 cups Basil Leaves – 5 to 6 leaves Honey – 1/4 cup Vanilla Essence – few drops Ice Cubes – few Method: […]

Grated Carrot
Carrot, Pachadi

Carrot Pachadi

A simple and easy to make delicious pachadi with grated carrot. Ingredients: Curd – 2 tblsp Carrot – 1, grated Asafoetida Powder – a pinch Cumin Seeds – 1/4 tsp Coriander Leaves – handful, chopped Salt as per taste Oil – 1/4 tsp Ginger – 1/4 tsp, finely chopped Urad […]

Spiced Carrot Soup
Carrot, Soup

Spiced Carrot Soup

This simple, delicious and satisfying soup is a great lunchtime treat. Ingredients: Carrots – 250 gms, sliced Lemongrass – 1 to 2, lightly crushed White Onion – 1, medium, finely chopped Garlic – 1/2 tsp, finely chopped Ginger – 1 1/2 tsp, grated Red Chilli – 1, small, chopped, seeds […]

Vegetable Macaroni
Capsicum, Carrot, Kids, Pasta

Vegetable Macaroni (Indian Style)

This Indian style Veg Macaroni is a perfect lunch time or evening snack for your children. You can add an assortment of vegetables, depending on what your child likes. Delicious, quick & easy to make meal for kids. Ingredients: Macaroni Pasta – 2 cups Carrots – 1/2 cup, finely chopped […]

Cabbage and Carrot Vadai
Cabbage, Carrot, Vada

Cabbage and Carrot Vadai

A simple, delicious and tasty evening snack, best served with chutney of choice. Ingredients: Black Urad Dal – 3 cups, broken Green Chillies – 3 to 4, depending on size Cabbage – 1 cup, chopped or shredded Carrot – 1/2 cup, finely chopped Onions – 1/2 cup, finely chopped Ginger […]

Carrot, Coconut and Dal Soup
Carrot, Soup

Carrot, Coconut and Dal Soup

Delicious and tasty soup with Carrot, Masoor Dal and Coconut Milk. Ingredients: Carrots – 250 gms, peeled, grated Coconut Milk – 125 ml Masoor Dal – 1/2 cup Coconut Oil – 3 tsp Onion – 1, chopped Garlic – 1 clove, crushed Ginger – a small piece, finely grated Green […]

Carrot and Beetroot Delight
Beetroot, Carrot, Fruit Juices

Carrot and Beetroot Delight

Tasty and healthy drink for the hot summer days. Ingredients: Beetroot – 1 Carrot – 1 Tomato – 1 Pepper Powder – 1/4 tsp Cumin Powder – 1/4 tsp Ming Leaves – few Juice of 1 Lemon Tender Coconut Flesh – little, chopped Salt as per taste Method: 1. Grind […]

Carrot and Peas Rice
Carrot, Peas, Rice

Carrot and Peas Rice

Ingredients: Rice – 2 cups, cooked Onions – 2, finely chopped Carrot – 4, grated Green Peas – 1/2 cup, boiled Garlic – 4 cloves Green Chillies – 4 Ginger – 1/2 inch piece, peeled Cloves – 2 Bay Leaf – 1 Turmeric Powder – 1 tsp Cinnamon – a […]

capsicum and carrot dosa
Capsicum, Carrot, Dosa, Kids

Capsicum and Carrot Dosa

A simple and healthy recipe for kids who do not like veggies. Ingredients: Dosa Batter – 2 cups Green Capsicum – 1, small, finely chopped, seeds removed Carrot – 1, small, grated Ginger – 1 inch piece, peeled, grated Oil as required Method: 1. Add the capsicum, carrot and ginger […]

chopped carrots
Beans, Cabbage, Carrot, Side Dish

Tricolour Poriyal

Ingredients: Carrot – 1 cup, finely chopped Beans – 1 cup, finely chopped Cabbage – 1 cup, finely chopped Coconut – 1 cup, grated Onions – 2, finely chopped Green Chillies – 4, finely chopped Oil as required Mustard Seeds – little Curry Leaves – few Salt as per taste […]

Carrot and Spinach Pulao
Carrot, Pulao, Spinach

Carrot and Spinach Pulao

Ingredients: Carrots – 4, finely chopped or grated Spinach Leaves – 200 gms, chopped Basmati Rice – 500 gms Bay Leaf – 2 Cumin Seeds – 2 tsp Oil – 1/4 cup Almonds or Cashewnuts – 3 to 4 tblsp, lightly fried in oil Turmeric Powder – a pinch Hot […]

Cabbage, Carrot, Side Dish

Cabbage Carrot Poriyal

Ingredients: Cabbage – 250 gms, finely sliced Carrot – 50 gms, chopped Moong Dal – 1 tblsp, cooked Coconut – 4 tsp, grated Turmeric Powder – a pinch Small Onions – 6, chopped Green Chilli – 1, chopped Mustard Seeds – 1 tsp Urad Dal – 1 tsp Oil – […]

Carrot Burfi
Burfi, Carrot, Diwali

Carrot Coconut Burfi

Ingredients: Coconut – 1 cup, grated Carrot – 1 cup, grated Sugar – 2 cups Milk – 500 ml Cardamom Powder – 1/4 tsp Ghee – 5 tsp Method: 1. Boil the milk till it starts reducing. 2. Add coconut, carrot and stir well. 3. Transfer to a blender and […]

Carrot, Diwali, Laddu, Paneer

Carrot and Paneer Laddu

Ingredients: Carrot – 1 cup, grated Paneer – 1/2 cup, grated Sugar – 1 cup Cardamom Powder – a pinch Cashewnuts – few, fried in ghee Raisins – few, fried in ghee Ghee – 4 tsp Method: 1. Heat ghee in a pan. 2. Add the grated carrot and saute […]

grated carrot
Carrot, Diwali

Coconut and Carrot Sweet

Ingredients: Carrot – 1 cup, grated Coconut – 1 cup, grated Sugar – 2 cups Ghee – 100 gms Cardamom Powder – little Method: 1. Heat ghee in a heavy-bottomed pan. 2. Add the carrot and coconut. 3. Stir well for about a minute and add sugar. 4. Keep stirring […]