From satisfying your mid night cravings to being your ticket into the kitchen, Maggi is something that plays a major role in life of every millenial. More so in the times of lockdown and isolation, bachelors and singles who cannot cook, here are 5 Maggi recipes to keep you going.
For various reasons, Maggi is part of peoples lives and routine. Fans of this instant food item regularly fall upon it; be it while running late to work or school, or when done doesn’t have much time to cook, when pocket money has dried up, or when looking for a low cost snack option while around canteens and street kiosks – for this and many more reasons Maggi is the quintessential ‘go to’ food for millions over years. In this time of lockdown, when the entire nation is staying indoors, singles and bachelors, who do not know cooking, Maggi can be a saviour!! So here we are with 5 innovative Maggi recipe ideas that can brighten up your quarantine day.
Even if its not for the lockdown, for its infallibility of giving a satiating culinary experience in Rs. 12, Maggi is something which is close to most Indian youth. So here we go…
Growing up, and even right now, people always ramble about how Maggi is so unhealthy and bad for your body. Well, here is a recipe to shut them up. Loaded with dal and the zestiness of lemons, this really innovative recipe is a must try, which will pave the way for a new era of Khichdi.
1 – Cook one packet of Maggi Noodles
2 – Head 1 tbsp oil in a pan
3 – Add onions and chilli in oil
4 – Add cooked Dal
5 – Add water and lemon juice
6 – Let it cook for a while
7 – Pour it over a bowl of Maggi noodles
8 – Top it with fresh coriander leaves
Well, it’s an omelette without an egg. But, I must say, it is a totally different experience in itself. It’s filled with a lot of ingredients and nutrition. Have a little coffee or chai alongside and it will prove to be an ideal breakfast or evening snack.
1 packet of maggi noodles
1 cup besan (bengal gram flour)
1 cup semolina (rava / sooji)
1/4 cup finely chopped onions
1/4 cup grated carrot
1/4 cup grated coconut
1/2 cup sprouted moong (whole green gram)
2 tsp finely chopped green chillies
1 tbsp finely chopped coriander (dhania)
1 tsp ginger-garlic (adrak-lehsun) paste salt to taste
olive oil for greasing and cooking
source : tarladalal.com
One of the most Indian things is to make bhajias out of everything. From chillies to bananas, we have fried everything to enjoy it with a little ‘souce’. And Maggi was not going to be spared either. Check out this amazing Maggi fritter recipe by, our one and only, Tarla Dala which will make you forget about your roadside daal-vadas.
1 tsp dried mixed herbs
1 packet maggi noodles
1 packet maggi tastemaker
1/4 cup finely chopped capsicum
1/4 cup grated processed cheese
1 tsp dry red chilli flakes (paprika)
2 tbsp cornflour
salt to taste
oil for deep-frying
source : tarladalal.com
3 guilty pleasures, rapped into one. That’s what this dish is. Reaching the epitome of creaminess, this recipe will transform your experience of Maggi for ever. It’s a very subtle and easy recipe. Wanna give it a shot? Here’s how to make it:
1 pack of Maggi
½ cup grated cheese (whichever you prefer or is available)
Salt and pepper to taste.
source : nehuskitchen.com
Well, more like an Indo-Chinese recipe, this version a garlicy-soya twist which astonishingly complements the Maggi Masala. Being a dish of South Asian, let’s take Maggi to its roots with this recipe:
1 pack Maggi Noodles
1 tbsp oil
2 finely chopped garlic cloves
½ inch Ginger
1 tbsp chopped Spring Onions
¼ cup carrots, thinly sliced
¼ cup Capsicum, sliced
1/2 tsp Soy sauce
1 tbsp tomato ketchup
Add the noodles and toss well. Cook for a minute and switch off the flame.
source : myfoodstory.com
So what are you waiting for, go ahead and try this recipes now, and if you know any interesting Maggi recipe, post it on your social media and tag @creativeyatra, we shall be watching.
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