It is well acknowledged a fact that cooking is an art, however the creativity of this art can be enhanced with some smart use of technology to simplify the process and elevate the quality of the food produced. Many a times we end up spending more time in preparing for a recipe rather than the actual method. Mixing two liquids together or grinding dry ingredients can be a cumbersome task if done without any aid. However with smart devices such as the Easylock King mixer, grinder, the process gets easy and less time consuming.
Easylock King’s powerful motor enables mixing and grinding quickly and its easy lock technology ensures safety of use. A stylish and efficacious product, it has a blending jar that comes with a fruit filter so you can juice up vegetables and fruits in the best way possible.
Here are a few quick recipes that you can try at home using this smart product and have everyone licking their fingers thereafter.
CARROT COCONUT PANCAKES
- 1 cup whole wheat flour
- 2 Tbsp sugar
- 1/4 cup coconut diced i
- 5 tsp baking powder
- A pinch of salt
- 1 cup milk
- 1 heaping Tbsp butter, melted
- 1/2 cup finely grated carrot
- 1 tsp pure vanilla extract
- 2 Tbsp crushed walnuts for topping (optional)
- Grind the dry coconut pieces into coarse powder using the Easylock Mixer Grinder.
- In a bowl, add flour, sugar, baking powder, sea salt, and 2 Tbsp powdered coconut and whisk to combine.
- Pour milk into a large liquid measuring cup. To this, add melted butter, vanilla, and whisk to combine. Fold the two mixtures together using a spatula.
- Stir in carrots and let the batter rest for 5 minutes while preheating skillet to medium heat.
- Once the skillet is hot, grease the surface with butter and spoon on 1/4 cup measurements of batter; Sprinkle crushed walnuts on the side and flip when bubbles appear.
- Cook for another couple minutes on the other side. Serve with butter, honey and warm maple syrup.
MOONG DAL OR PESARATTU DOSA RECIPE
Ingredients (measuring cup used, 1 cup = 250 ml)
- 2 cups green moong beans
- 1/2 green chilly, chopped
- ½ inch piece ginger, chopped
- a pinch of asafoetida/hing
- ¼ tbsp rice flour
- ¼ cup chopped coriander/cilantro leaves (optional)
- salt to taste
- 1 finely chopped onion,
- 1 green chili, chopped
- a few sprigs of chopped coriander
- oil or ghee for frying the dosa
- Rinse the moong beans and soak them overnight.
- Mix the drained moon dal with the rest of the batter ingredients.
- Heat a gridle and smear some oil/ghee on it
- Using a ladle, pour the dosa batter on the gridle and give it a round shape using the same ladle
- Pour some oil on the sides and in the center of the dosa.
- Sprinkle the onions, green chilies and coriander leaves on top of the dosa and press so it sticks.
- Flip the dosa and cook both sides until crisp and brown
- Serve the Moong Dal Dosa with Coconut Chutney
STRAWBERRY PINEAPPLE BANANA LAVA FLOW SMOOTHIE
- 1 large ripe frozen banana (peeled,cut into chunks and frozen )
- 1 cup frozen pineapple
- 3/4 cup Cashewmilk or 1/2 cup condensed milk
- 1 cup semi-frozen strawberries
- Sugar to taste
- In the blender jar, mix banana, pineapple and milk and blend on high power until smooth. Slowly add more milk if necessary to get blender moving or until it becomes smooth. Pour into glasses and set aside.
- Rinse the blender and add the strawberries. Add sugar to taste and blend until smooth.
- Top the banana-pineapple portion with the strawberries and serve immediately. The strawberries will seep down over time into the banana portion to create the visual lava effect, but use a straw to encourage it if desired.