Thursday, July 09, 2009

1001 Quickie Breakfasts


Quickie Breakfasts
I've been a big fan of quick breakfast recipes, which can be cooked under five minutes. The trick is to use ready to eat food ( Bread/ corn flakes / puffed rice ) or preprocessed food ( Rice flakes/ couscous ) or leftovers ( idli / parota / pasta). Just flavour these and throw in some veggies , stir fry all together and your breakfast is ready in a jiffy. And this goes as my entry for  for Divya's Show me your breakfast event & The Singing Chef's Weekend Express Breakfasts.

Here are the model recipes for 1001 Quick breakfasts with detailed recipes and great photos

Priya's Aloo Poha
Padma's Atukulu Upma
Raaga's Mixed Vegetable Poha
Anuradha's different take on Rice flakes
Kanda Poha recipe with a writeup on rice flakes
Vanaja's Kurmura Ugrani
Laavanya's Idli Upma with a nice technique to crumble Idlis
Meena's Pasta Upma
Jasmine's Cuscous Upma
Mahima's Kothu Parota
Preeti's Cornflake Upma
Deepa's Bread Upma

5 comments:

Mahimaa's kitchen said...

hey, your blog seems interesting! Saw that you had added my recipe in your blog. How did you come across my blog?

-mahimaa

Ramki said...

Hi Mahimaa,
I was searching for simple Kothu parota recipes and found it on your blog. Keep cooking !
/Ramki

Raaga said...

Thanks Ramki, I have loads of quick breakfast recipes :-) Thanks for the link on your page and for dropping by!

anu said...

Thanks a lot to add my recipe in your books. Its a great pleasure of mine.

DEEPA said...

Thanks Ramki posting my recipe as a quick breakfast on the menu!!!

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