This is the best way i use to remove bitterness from bitter gourd.
Chop the vegetable to small pieces or any size you want add 1 tbsp of wheat flour,little salt & turmeric powder.
Mix well and leave it for 30 minutes.
Squeeze out the water from the vegetable & rinse it well.
By this method you can get rid of 75 percent of bitterness.
Try out and let me know.
This is the easy way i follow to keep my cilantro/coriander leaves fresh for more than a month in refrigerator.
Once you buy a bunch of coriander leaves remove the string from the bunch.
Loosen then remove rotten leaves from the bunch if any.
Fill a tall glass beer mug or any tall glass with tap water.
Immerse the bunch into the water till the stems are in.
Store it in fridge this will stay fresh for a month.
Change water if colour changes.
How to avoid the stickiness from okra while cutting.
This is a simple tip to avoid the stickiness while cutting Okra.
Before chopping wash the okra , wipe it well with a cloth.
Rub some lemon juice to both sides of the knife.
Now cut the vegetable & see the magic.
Even while frying add few drops of lime juice.
This is a quick & easy version to make Khoya/Mawa/Khova at home.
Milk powder-1 cup
Ghee- 15 tsp
Milk-1/4 cup Method
Mix milk powder & ghee in a bowl,crumble it well.Slowly add the milk & knead it to a soft dough.
Cover this dough & microwave for just 30 seconds.
Rest for couple minutes & mash it.Your khoya is ready in minutes for use!
To remove water spots from your bathroom/wash basin chrome fixtures.Cut a lemon into half,rub the cut side of the lemon over the faucet until you see the spots disappearing.Rinse it with water & wipe it off with a cloth.You can see your fixtures sparkling !
While making stuffed parathas,once stuffing is filled & sealed,slightly flatten & prick it once on top with a fork.Then roll the parathas,this way your stuffing doesn't come out.The air inside is released & all your parathas are rolled out perfect without any mess.I follow this method always,it works out perfect for me.