You can have all the junk food you want, but at the end of the day, you crave for some homely food! But isn’t repetition of dishes the main reason why you eat junk food? Well, we will solve that problem for you! Here we have a large variety of Main course food dishes, to suit your taste. There are also some restaurant like dishes, which will help fulfil your sudden cravings!
We have been making these restaurant quality dishes for a while now. So be rest assured that you’ll get only the exact or even better results when you make it at home, following these simple recipes.
Which Main Course Food Recipe would you like to cook today? Select from the below available options!
Malai Kofta Recipe Video
Malai Kofta is one of our favorite dishes from Punjabi cuisine. Delicious Koftas/ croquettes of Paneer, potato and mawa are added to a thick creamy gravy, to make a mouth watering dish altogether. You can even have these croquettes as starters.
Besan Gatta Recipe Video
Besan Gatta is an Authentic Rajasthani dish! Sausage-like rolls are made from Gram flour/ Besan, added with other spices and are boiled. After boiling, they are added to a rich curd-based curry. It is a must have Main course food dish!
Besan Shimlamirch Recipe Video
Not many of you would have eaten or heard about this dish. People usually avoid Capsicum/ Shimlamirch ki subji because their complaint is that it tastes bland. But this is not the case with this particular recipe. It is a basic combination of Besan/ Gram flour and Shimlamirch/ Capsicum, cooked together to create a yummy dish.
Dal Fry Recipe Video
Nowadays people order just Subjis, when they visit a restaurant. But the people who have Dal along with their other main course food dishes, know that Dal hits a bit different! Packed with proteins, Dal fry tastes so yummy with Roti, Naan, Chapati, Rice, and so on.
Gavar/ Gwaar phalli ki Subji Recipe Video
Gavar, or as you call it Gawar/ Gwaar phalli in hindi, is one of the most liked vegetables in our house. It blends in greatly with any gravy/ spices you cook it in. Here is a simple recipe of the same, where we have used minimal ingredients to make the dish.
Sambhar Bhindi Recipe Video
You must have eaten Bhindi/ Okra subji at least once in your life. But, have you eaten Bhindi ki subji with a gravy? It might sound weird at first, but it really isn’t. This tangy gravy greatly enhances the taste of Bhindi/ Okra! So next time you decide to cook bhindi or your mom/ wife cooks it for you, try out this version instead!
Dhaba Style Paneer Masala Recipe Video
Typically Dhabas are present on highways, where the traveler can take a halt and have some food. Earlier, these Dhabas didn’t have electricity due to their location. So the gravy that they used to make, would be a bit coarse rather than having a smooth texture. We have similarly made this Dhaba style Paneer main course food dish, where in soft Cottage cheese/ Paneer pieces are added to a coarsely ground gravy. It tastes best when served with a Lachha Paratha!
Aloo Subji Recipe Video
This recipe is so simple to make, all you need for making it, is a pressure cooker! This is one of those One-pot recipes wherein you add everything in one vessel and let it cook. This Aloo subji tastes great with Chapati, Puri and Rice!
Baingan ka Bharta Recipe Video
Trust us, once you start making Baingan Bharta like this, you’ll fall in love with Baingan/ Brinjal! Here, a large sized Eggplant is slowly roasted directly over flame, so it has that smoky, barbeque-y texture and flavor. It is then cooked along with some spices to make a mouth-watering dish!
100 years old Grandma cooks Masala Baingan Recipe Video
This dish cooked by a Super strong woman is “Masala Baingan” or known as “Masala Wangi” in Marathi. She also has made it in the authentic way of cooking it on “chool (Marathi word for traditional fireplace used to cook food)”. She loves cooking and we guarantee, this recipe is super super yummy!
Mutton Kheema Recipe Video
The people who eat Mutton, will always prefer it over Chicken or any other Non-veg product of that sort. So here’s one of the most famous Mutton dishes, Mutton Kheema! Minced mutton is slow cooked for a long time until it becomes tender and is finally cooked in a spicy base to give it its signature flavor! It is best served with Pav but you can also enjoy it with Roti, Lachha Paratha or Roomali Roti.
Mushroom Matar Masala Recipe Video
“We saw so many Vegetable, Paneer and Chicken recipes, but what about Mushroom lovers?” is this what you’re thinking? Don’t worry, we haven’t forgotten you! Here’s a super delicious and popular main course recipe of Mushroom Matar Masala. A rich gravy, soft Mushroom pieces and crunchy peas are just a great combination.
Dal Pakwan Recipe Video
Dal Pakwan is a popular Sindhi breakfast or main course food dish. Crispy and crunchy pooris are served with Dal and the taste is just impeccable! Switch from your basic dal to this dish sometime, and you’ll not regret your decision!
Dahi Chicken Recipe Video
This is a very unique recipe of Chicken curry, wherein the curry is made of Curd! Are you worried about the splitting of curd while cooking? Stay rest assured that it won’t! The tangy and spicy taste of Dahi Chicken or Dahi Murg will win your hearts!
Bhindi ki Subji Recipe Video
This is a very basic recipe of Bhindi ki Sabji! No fancy ingredients, no fancy techniques. Just simple cooking and delicious taste. The way it is prepared, you’ll love the crunchiness of Bhindi once it is cooked.
Corn Bharta Recipe Video
Did you ever imagine that Corn could be the main ingredient of a Main course dish? Well, it’s true! Corn Bharta is a dish which consists of a Punjabi gravy and boiled corn is added to it. Its overall sweet, tangy and spicy taste is loved by many!
Kadhi Pakoda Recipe Video
You must have eaten normal Kadhi, which is made from curd. But have you eaten this Rajasthani version of Kadhi Pakoda? The regular Pakodas we eat, are added to the tangy Kadhi, which adds a bite to the dish and also enhances its taste. Next time you make Kadhi, try this version instead?
Mix Veg Dry Recipe Video
If your kids or family members don’t eat certain vegetables like Cauliflower, peas, etc. then this is just the recipe you need! This dish is full of nutrients and tastes great as well! Also do the veggies in your subji, not have that ‘bite’ while eating? We have a secret tip for you in the video, how to maintain that crunch in the vegetables!
Shahi Paneer Recipe Video
As the name suggests, the gravy of this dish is Shahi or Rich! The smooth and creamy tomato based gravy is cooked in such a way that it enhances the Paneer’s taste by 10 times. We don’t ask you to believe us, try it yourself!!
Butter Chicken Recipe Video
Does this dish even need any introduction? Whoever loves to eat chicken, loves to eat butter chicken! The rich and smooth, sweet-tangy gravy just perfectly compliments chicken and tastes delectable! Don’t forget to top it with butter, because “It’s in the name”!
Amritsari Chole Masala Recipe Video
These Punjabi style Chole Masala recipe will keep you wanting for more! This dish usually appears black due to the way it’s cooked, and is hence called as “Kaale Chane/ Chole”. It is best served with Bhature, but you can also enjoy it with Roti, Naan, Paratha or Rice as well.
Sarson ka Saag Recipe Video
Like every state has some staple dish, Sarson ka Saag and Makki ki Roti is the staple dish of Punjab. Sarson is a leafy vegetable which is available mostly during winters. And not only in Punjab, but Sarson is available in almost every state and can be enjoyed by all! We recommend you to try this dish at least once!
Dal Makhani Recipe Video
As the name suggests, Dal Makhani is loaded with Makhan/ Butter! Dal Makhani, or called as kaali dal, is made of Urad dal. It is slow cooked and the final dish is so creamy, you just keep eating it. It tastes great with Roti, Naan, Chapati, Paratha, Bhature, you name it!
Kadhai Paneer Recipe Video
Kadhai Paneer is one of the most ordered dish at a restaurant! Can you relate to it? The reason being its great taste! Fresh Paneer/ Cottage cheese cubes are added to a rich creamy gravy, along with some diced onions and capsicum. As good as it tastes with Tandoori Roti or Naan, it tastes equally good with Chapati as well!
Rajma Chawal Recipe Video
You don’t really have to be a Punjabi to love Rajma Chawal! The curry of Rajma has a base of tomatoes. This rich curry of Rajma complements plain steamed rice so well.