Weekends are all about giving in to your indulgences. Whether it’s entertainment, hobbies, outings or food, now is the time to pull out all the stops and maybe overdo it because we can’t do it during the week. For those of you who love to cook, anything ordinary is such a waste of opportunity. Take this time to treat yourself and your loved ones to a high-octane spread that will impress everyone. Here we have a list of special weekend recipes for different moods that you must try for a decadent lunch.
Here are 5 special weekend lunch recipes:
1. Hyderabadi Biryani
Talk about special meals and biryani will undoubtedly come first. This recipe has rice neatly layered with sauteed onions, mint, and mutton cooked with a variety of spices and curds. The biryani is sealed with dough and slow cooked ‘dum’ style. Click here for the recipe.
2. Amritsari Chicken Masala
And if you are in the mood for some heavy typical Punjabi food, this Amritsari chicken masala recipe should be pinned to your kitchen shelf. Chicken is dipped and cooked in a rich tomato gravy made creamier with cream and butter and lots and lots of spices. This is perfection! Click here for the recipe.
3. Aloo Qurma
If you’re a vegetarian, go beyond the usual aloo and paneer sabzis and make this aloo qorma for your weekend fare. This recipe has baked potatoes cooked in a spicy curd based gravy that also has lemon added to make it spicier. And to balance the spiciness, cream is added to make this aloo qorma a delicious dish. Click here for the recipe.
4. Mysore Dosa
South Indian food lovers can take a break from the regular dosa and make this special Mysore masala dosa that has captured our hearts ever since we ever tasted it. Crispy dosa filled with a fiery potato filling served with red chutney – the best South Indian treat we could wish for. Click here for the recipe.
5. Pasta with pink sauce
And if you want to completely escape from Indian cuisine, you should make this pasta with a combination of white and red sauce. Your kids will love it too. Click here for the easy pink pasta recipe.
Make this weekend special with these special lunch recipes and please the foodie in you.
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