Tuesday, 5 April 2011

Flavors of Maharashtra - Roundup

Have your ever craved for Maharashtrian food? Even if you have not, here is a tempting array of  86 89 tongue tickling dishes that are so easy to make at home.Everything from breakfast to dessert is on the display here.And of course a whole spread of chaats and snacks are ready to tempt you.Before I start the roundup, I would like to thank Nayna of Simply.Food for giving me this wonderful opportunity to host- Flavors Of Maharashtra, and to all you wonderful bloggers who have created magic in your kitchen :)

Main dishes / Breakfast / Rice dishes

1.Nayna of Simply.food - Maharstrian Masala Bhat

2.Tanmaya Kulkarni of Chanchameet - Daliya Upma -Cracked wheat upma

3.Richa of Ambrosia - Sabudana Khichdi for breakfast

4.Rujuta of The World According to Rujuta - Carrot Cabbage Bhajaniche Thalipeeth

5.Sowmya of Creative Saga - Tawa Pulao

6.Supriya of Queen of my kitchen - Matar Bhaath

7,8.Panchpakwan - Masale Bath and Pitla or Zunka Bhakri

9.Denny of Oh Taste n See - Kanda Poha

10.Akheela of Torviewtoronto - Deep fried stuffed bread Kachori

11.Sharmi of Neivedyam- Maharashtrian Thali. Here she explains the placement and significance of each dish on the thali

12.Usha of MySpicyKitchen - Dalimbay Bhaat ~ Val Rice

13.Gauri Trivedi of Pasta and Paratha - Roadside Pulao

14.Krithi of Krithi's Kitchen - Tawa Pulao with Paneer

15.RS of Relishing Food - Tikhat Sanja

16.Momchef of What's cooking - Thalipeeth

17.Meenakshi of Random Ponderings of a Working Mom - Sabudana Khichadi

18.Tawa Pulao from my kitchen

Side Dishes

1,2.Nayna of Simply.food - Maharastrian aubergine and potato curry and Spicy chickpeas and spinach curry

3,4,5.Preeti of Khaugiri - Matkichi Usal ,Chavlichi Usal and Bhurka

6.Tanmaya Kulkarni of Chanchameet -Laal Bhoplyachi Bhaaji-Red Pumpkin Curry

7.Rujuta of The World According to Rujuta - Shevagyachya Shenganchi Bhaji -Drumstick Curry

8.Krithi of Krithi's Kitchen - Koshimbir

9.Pari of Foodelicious - Raw Papaya Jhunka

10.Panchpakwan - Misal with Tarri-Spicy gravy

11.Prathibha of The Chef and Her Kitchen - Broad beans stir fry with Maharastrian Ghati Masala

12.Notyet100 of Asan khana - Bharli vangi

13.Swathi of Zesty South Indian Kitchen - Mattar Ki dal amti/split green peas cooked in maharashtrian way

14.Dhyuthi of Mélange! -Danyachi Usal

15,16.Preeti of Isingcakes - Katachi Amti and Kayaras with bittergourd

17.RS of Relishing Food - Dry Garlic Chutney

18.Rupali of RecipeGrabBag - Mulayacha Thecha

19.Priya of Priya's Easy N Tasty Recipes - Hirvya Tamatyachi Bhaaji/Green Tomato Sabji

20,21.Jayasri of Samayalarai-cookingisdivine - Matki subzi with amti masala and Matki Usal

Snacks / Chaats


1.Anshu Paul of My Mom's Recipes - Pav Bhaji

2.Nivedita of Nivedita's Kitchen - Bhel or Girmitt

3.Shanavi of Kitchen Secrets - Masala Puri

4.Tanmaya Kulkarni of Chanchameet - Aluchi Vadi/Paatra

5.Rujuta of The World According to Rujuta - Kothimbir Wadi

6.Suma Gandlur of VeggiePlatter - Kothimbir Vadi

7.Pari of Foodelicious - Authentic Maharashtrian Sabudana Vada

8.Najla Koya of Foodie Corner -Dahi Vada

9.Gauri Trivedi of Pasta and Paratha - Masala Burger

10.Smitha of My Tasty Treats - Pao Bhaji

11.Gayathri Kumar of Gayathri's Cook Spot - Kothimbir vadi

12,13.Sravani of Srav's Culinary Concepts - Papri/Papadi Chaat with Sweet, Green Chutney and Sev and Batata Vada

14.Preeti of Khaugiri - Bhajaniche Vade

15-17.Sanika of Delectable N Delicious - Kobichi Wada / cabbage wada,Methi dhirde and Ravayache tikhat appe

18-21.Srivalli of Spicing Your Life - Dahi Papdi Chat, Dahi Samosa Chat, Ragda Patties and Bombay grilled sandwich

22.Panchpakwan - Bhadang

23.Priya of Priya's Easy N Tasty Recipes - Kanda Bhaji

24.Preeti of Isingcakes - Suralichaya Wadya

25.Harini-Jaya of Tamalapaku - Dahi Papdi Chaat

26-34.Batata Vada and Vada Pav, Pav Bhaji , Sev Puri Chaat, Aloo Paneer Chaat, Dahi Papdi Chaat , Masala Pav, Green peas chaat and Bhadang from my kitchen

Masala / Spice Mix

1.Prathibha of The Chef and Her Kitchen - Maharastrian Ghati Masala for curries

2.Jayasri of Samayalarai-cookingisdivine - Kollaphuri Chutney masala


1.Supriya of Queen of my kitchen - Amrakhand

2.Denny of Oh Taste n See - Strawberry Shrikand

3.Hima of SnackORama - Mango Sheera

4.Najla Koya of Foodie Corner - Strawberry Shrikand

5-9.Sanika of Delectable N Delicious - Puran Poli ,Ukadiche Modak , Naralibhaat , Rava ladoo and Patole

10.Preeti of Isingcakes - Puran Poli

11.RS of Relishing Food - Tilgulache Ladoo

I have missed out a couple of entries.Sorry friends, it was not intentional.Here they are..

Rujuta of The world according to Rujuta - Shevagyachya Shenganchi Bhaji (Drumstick Curry)

Panchpakwan's recipes got mixed up with the links and I am posting both of them again.-Misal with Tarri (spicy gravy) and Masale Bath

Gayathri Kumar of Gayathri's Cookspot -Vada Pav

Hope you liked the roundup.I really enjoyed hosting this delicious event.Drop me line if I have missed any of the entries .The next edition is Flavors of Bengal hosted at Priya's blog - Mharo Rajastan's Recipes.Do cook up bengali flavors in your kitchen and send it across to her....

Happy cooking...


  1. Wow..great roundup ..so many delicious n yummy recipes..I missed this event:-(

  2. Awesome round up PJ and great efforts in putting them together..I am sure many will find this helpful!

  3. Wow great round up PJ. Nice to see so many entries. Its lunchtime here and am drooling already :)

    Good work!


  4. Thats an excellent roundup, many delicious dishes to try and taste..

  5. That was a lovely round up :)
    Thanks a lot for so many recipes

  6. wow wonderful roundup !! so many delicious dishes !!

  7. Thats whole lot of recipes there.Wonderful and helpful..Congrats for the great work !!

  8. maharashtrian food has always been my favourite..lovely round up..

  9. Hi Pj,
    kasaa aahe?
    wonderful round up,no need to go to Maharasthra for the food.
    congrats for the lovely event.

  10. Wow so many yummy dishes..lovely roundup PJ.

  11. Wow this is afantastic round up so many Maharastrian dishes all under together.Fantastic response to this event thanks to everyone participating and of courseto Pj for hosting this event.

  12. wow! such a beautiful roundup....great collection:)

  13. great roundup PJ! Glad to be part of the event too.. putting this up on my blog..

  14. wow,.so many maharashtrian delicacies,..
    thanks for the roundup,..

  15. such a beautiful spread of recipes! Its a nice round up and good reference!

  16. wow that is an amazing round up.

  17. nice round up..glad 2 b a part of it..every time I come here I will open the entries and exit 4m der,so delay in comment..:)

  18. PJ, I think you missed my Vada Pav entry. Lovely round up..

  19. Lovely Roundup dear...feeling like home....Jay Hind, Jay Maharashtra!!!

  20. Absolutely delicious roundup. Every dish is worth bookmarking. Thanks for hosting and a mouth watering round up dear :)

  21. thats an amazing round up....makes me home sick....thanx for the event!!!

  22. gr8 round up ,mouthwatering recipes

  23. Fabulous roundup ..so many delicious n awesome recipes..

  24. what an amazing roundup! now i have a ton of new recipes to try :)) gr8 work PJ.

  25. what an amazing round up PJ!! i have a ton of new recipes to try :)

  26. Great round up dear and lovely preparations to try from maharashtra.


  27. thank you for the delicious roundup


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