Mother’s Day is in a few days. So on May 8, after you’ve picked the perfect Mother’s Day gift, do something extra for the special someone in your life by preparing a delicious meal for her. There is no better gift for a mother than for her children to cook her a homemade lunch. It is a memory she will cherish and remember for a long time. However, if you can’t come up with ideas, don’t worry too much. We’ve put together a list of delicious Mother’s Day lunch recipes that are easy to prepare.
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1) Amritsari Chicken Masala
If your mom likes chicken, make this dish for her. Amritsari Chicken Masala is a sumptuous North Indian curry cooked with an array of spices. To enhance it, you can add cream and lots of butter to the curry tomato gravy. Garnish with fresh coriander leaves before serving.
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2) Maa Ki Dal
If you are looking for something simple, special and healthy, this could be your favorite recipe. You can combine Maa Ki Dal with steamed rice, jeera rice or just chapatis and it would taste heavenly. Many desi spices go into the preparation and the output is sure to impress your mom.
3) Kolhapuri vegetables
If you don’t have much time to cook up a storm and still want to come up with something fun, go for this recipe. You only need 30 minutes to make Kolhapuri vegetables. It is a popular dish in Maharashtra’s Kolhapur, and it has a delectable blend of vegetables and spices that your mother’s taste buds are sure to crave.
4) Kashmiri Rajma
Rajma, also known as kidney beans, is a popular dish in North Indian households. It is packed with protein and has a number of health benefits. So put a healthy twist on Mother’s Day lunch with this Kashmiri rajma recipe.
5) Malabar Fish Biryani
Fish Biryani is a well-known delicacy in Kerala, and the fame of this one-pot dish has spread beyond the state borders. Use a fleshy fish such as seer fish for this. This dish is mouth-watering with combinations of marinated fish, aromatic rice and selected spices.
6) Aatukkari Kuzhambu (lamb curry) with steamed rice
Aatukkari kuzhambu or lamb curry is a classic South Indian dish that exudes indulgence like no other. Serve the delicious lamb curry to your mother, garnish with fried coconut pieces, dried red chili pepper and coriander sprigs and serve with steamed rice
7) Bengali Doi Maach (fish in curd based gravy)
This is a classic Bengali dish that every Bengali swears by. It’s a curd-based, thick fish curry that can be your easy recipe on any special day. Tender pieces of fish are soaked in various spices and curds and then served with steamed rice – it’s a tasty dish! Impress your mom with your culinary skills by making this for her.
8) Gatte Ki Sabzi
This recipe is from Rajasthan. It’s a curry that requires you to make gram flour dumplings first and then dip them in a spicy gravy. It will definitely leave a mind-blowing taste.
9) Konju Varuthraccha Curry (Kerala shrimp curry)
This seafood curry is cooked with coconut and lots of spices. Juicy shrimp are rubbed with peppers, coconut, tamarind and other spices. You can combine this dish with steamed rice or chapati.
Surprise your mother with these recipes and make her day even more special.