Dum Biryani Prepared From The Magic Of Slow Cooking

The well known cooking technique – Dum Pukht, that is cooking the dish with steam until it matures, is said to be an innovation of the Nawab of Awadh. Being on fire – sealed with dough though it takes hours and hours to prepare, but the aroma keeps everyone waiting to relish the flavors of the dish.

Here’s a recipe of one of the most famous dish – Dum Biryani, which has evolved from the lands of Mughals.

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Ingredients

  • Mutton – 1 kg
  • Ghee – 75 gms
  • Jeera – 1 ½ tsp
  • Dalchini – 4 pieces
  • Doda elaichi – 4 pieces
  • Onions – 3 medium (thinly sliced)
  • Rice – 500 gms
  • Tej Patta – 4 pieces
  • Salt to taste

Method

Soak the rice in water for an hour. Meanwhile, boil mutton with half the quantity of tej patta, dalchini, jeera and some salt. Strain and keep aside. Heat the ghee, add doda elaichi( cardamom) and the rest of jeera, dalchini (cinnamon) to it.

Add the sliced onions, stir till color changes. Add rice (after draining water), salt, strained stock and bring it to a boil. Cook on dum till the rice is fluffy and well done. Serve with some curd to relish its taste best 😉

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So, head to Handi Restaurant to savor succulent and aromatic delicacies cooked in the traditional style 🙂

HANDI RESTAURANT

OPP.GPO, M.I. ROAD
Jaipur-302001, Rajasthan – India

18, Gautam Marg, Vaishali Nagar,
Jaipur-302021, Rajasthan – India

 

 

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Experience Fine Dining @Handi Restaurant, Vaishali

Where dining experience is beyond eating a lavishing and kingly meal by keeping the standards of food and service at par excellence, Handi Restaurant, Vaishali outlet puts quality and fine dining first.

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As the name ‘Handi’ is mentioned, the first thing that strikes the mind is authentic Rajasthani cuisine served in a perfect Rajasthani backdrop. Handi Restaurant offers a delectable selection of Rajasthani and Mughlai cuisine. It has a wide variety of vegetarian and non-vegetarian delicacies on the palate. But if you are non vegetarian, the visit is a worth to tingle your taste buds. If you relish non vegetarian, here are some of the specialties – Laal Maas, Handi special Chicken, Rogan Josh and not to forget the Kebabs.

So, head to Handi Restaurant, Vaishali to savor succulent and aromatic delicacies of the Nawabs and Maharajas. And you can also avail bulk packaging for parties and family get together!

For Booking and Reservations,

Handi Restaurant

18, Gautam Marg,

Vaishali Nagar, Jaipur – 302021

Rajasthan, India.

Tel: +91-141-4016200

Mob: +91-0-98290-63600

 

Mushroom, the Nature’s Hidden Treasure

There are only few dishes that are able to strike a balance between nutrition and taste. High on nutrients and packed with flavors, mushroom is one of those.

Mushroom-Pea Curry

Once looked upon as an exotic ingredient and now a super-food, mushroom can conveniently be called as a “nature’s hidden treasure”. How? They are one of the few natural sources of Vitamin D. The micro-nutrient ‘selenium’ which is hard to find in most vegetables and fruits is contained in Mushroom. Also, they have potential anti-cancer properties and low glycemic index that makes them a superb dietary option for diabetics. They contain no fat and help in maintaining cholesterol level thus good for heart health. Being a rich source of Vitamin b2 and protein, they boost immune system, help in weight management and great for hair and skin. Isn’t it the best of both worlds? 🙂

Mushroom Curry gets healthier make-over when plump local peas are added to it. Try their scintillating combination in our appetizing ‘Mushroom Peas Curry’ made by a rich blend of Indian spices, and take advantage of a balanced, satisfying and nourishing meal, only at an award-winning Handi Restaurant, Jaipur.

For bookings & reservations:
HANDI RESTAURANT
OPP.GPO, M.I. ROAD
Jaipur-302001, Rajasthan – India
Tel:+91-141-2372275,2364839
Fax:+91-141-23608889.
Mob:+91-0-98290-63600
18, Gautam Marg, Vaishali Nagar,
Jaipur-302021, Rajasthan – India
Tel:+91-141-4016200
Mob:+91-0-98290-63600

Holi : Drench in Rajasthani Flavors

In Rajasthan, nothing completes the joyous sentiments of any festival better than its rich, lip-smacking delicacies. Take the advantage of the Holi festival, and treat yourself and your family with authentic flavors of Rajasthani delicacies at an award winning Handi Restaurant, Jaipur.

Rajasthani Thali

Rajasthan is a haven for gourmets. The princely state is popular for its royalty and vibrant culture, and the glimpses of which are portrayed in its cuisine as well. Its delicacies which are often described as an ‘epicurean’s delight’ are mainly  comprised of gatte ke sabzi, laal-maas, Daal bati churma, Ker-sangri, Papad ki sabzi and Rajasthani Kadhi.  The distinct cooking style reflects the prosperity and the wealth of Rajasthan. The food here involves use of milk, yoghurt and buttermilk to make gravy dishes and, seasoned with pure ghee to bring out its mouth watering aroma.

There is no other restaurant in Jaipur like the Handi that reflects the true essence of Rajasthan. The restaurant is known as a pioneer to an elated dining experience and for its authentic recipes which are prepared in true traditional style.  Not just food, even the ambiance and décor here are centered on the Rajasthani theme- something which is hard to find anywhere else. It offers delicious signature Rajasthani delicacies with a host of sumptuous desserts. The emphasis is on authenticity in every meal. Be it a local or tourist, everyone loves food here for its authenticity and variety. Experienced and talented chefs prepare dishes using some of the best ingredients to garner the authentic flavors to the dishes, and let its patrons experience the true joy of relishing Rajasthani food.

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For bookings & reservations:

HANDI RESTAURANT

OPP.GPO, M.I. ROAD
Jaipur-302001, Rajasthan – India
Tel:+91-141-2372275,2364839
Fax:+91-141-23608889.
Mob:+91-0-98290-63600

18, Gautam Marg, Vaishali Nagar,
Jaipur-302021, Rajasthan – India
Tel:+91-141-4016200

Handi: Winner of Times Food and Nightlife Award 2015

Handi: Winner of Times Food and Nightlife Award 2015

We are truly thankful to jury and all those who voted for us and made us win the India’s oldest and most prestigious critic-backed Times Food and Nightlife Award this year.

We were absolutely delighted for Handi Restaurant, Jaipur being nominated and winning as the Best North Indian Restaurant at the Times food and Nightlife award 2015; many thanks indeed to all of you who voted for us. This acknowledgement is really motivating for us, the entire team of Handi to server our patrons better. We’ve always said that our mission at Handi is to pamper our guests with a food which is tasty, hygienic and authentic, and winning this glorious accolade assures us that we are going right. We really appreciate your love and support.
Keep loving us !!
Thank you.

Times Food Award 2015

Handi stall at Hotel Marriot, Jaipur

Handi stall at Hotel Marriot, Jaipur

Relish Seekh Kabab while it Pours

We love rain. The brisker breeze, the coolness, the crisp freshness in the air makes for a very cozy feeling. Along with this comfy feeling comes a craving for something crisp and yum. And when it comes to comfort food, ‘Seekh Kabab’ makes a perfect sense during the rainy season. The combination of drizzle and hot crisp Seekh Kabab is simply awesome.

 Seekh Kabab

Seekh Kabab

Made from minced mutton and chicken meat, Seekh kababs are perfect rainy weather food. Being a terrific appetizer, they are also perfect as a starter. At the same time, they also make a nice side dish to the main meal.

During pouring days, a hot cup of masala tea is always a welcome. Therefore Seekh Kabab with a hot cup of tea makes a way for the perfect celebration of the monsoon. Take the opportunity of the weather and enjoy sinfully delicious Seekh Kabab with your family & friends at the Handi Restaurant, Jaipur.

For bookings & reservations:

HANDI RESTAURANT

OPP.GPO, M.I. ROAD
Jaipur-302001, Rajasthan – India
Tel:+91-141-2372275,2364839
Fax:+91-141-23608889.
Mob:+91-0-98290-63600

18, Gautam Marg, Vaishali Nagar,
Jaipur-302021, Rajasthan – India
Tel:+91-141-4016200
Mob:+91-0-98290-63600

Cook up in Rashmi Kuchhal Style

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They say, “Cooking is an art and like a painter knows his canvas best, only an expert chef knows the tricks of good cooking”. But the kitchen queen and owner of the Handi Restaurant, Jaipur Rashmi Kuchhal believes cooking is more of a science than an art. Keep it simple, and let the right technique and ingredients take forefront, and you see your fascinating meals preparing in no time. So you don’t have to feel intimated by the challenge of good cooking. To help you a better cook, Rashmi Kuchhal also shares her well-kept secrets. Reach out on the tips shared the head ‘Kitchen Tips’ on our wordpress.

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So now with her cooking tips and a heaping dose of passion, you can get fabulous dishes ready on the table.

Handi Restaurant Jaipur in ‘Times Food & Nightlife Awards 2014’ Nominations

We feel ecstatic and extremely proud to announce that Handi Restaurant, Jaipur has been nominated in the Times Food & Nightlife Awards 2014, under the class, ‘Casual Dine: Best North Indian in Jaipur’.

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We believe, food is an excellent language for telling someone that you love them.  Whether our patrons are holidaying, on business, sightseeing or live locally, we welcome them with immense warmth and with a lot of spice to make them feel at home in the beautiful capital of Rajasthan as soon as they put their first foot in the Handi. We try  to serve local cuisines in a flavorsome manner to make them feel special. Thank you for choosing us to share meal with us.

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Handi Restaurant Jaipur was conceived in 1984 to set standards of excellence and perfection in the hospitality industry. Situated in the royal state of Rajasthan, Handi immediately touches the soul with its deep rooted ambiance that carries a delicate scent of Rajasthani culture and cuisine. Our continuous efforts are towards winning the heart of locals and the Global Tourists with our tantalizing food and lively ambiance.

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It’s a great honor for the entire team of the Handi Restaurant Jaipur to be nominated for the Oscar of the Indian gastronomy world – the Times Food & Nightlife Awards 2014. This recognition not only brings us honor and happiness but a motivating factor to serve you better with our lip-smacking authentic Rajasthani cuisine in the Pink City.

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If you feel that the Handi Restaurant is the name you can bank upon for the best local culinary experience in Jaipur then VOTE for us. Only your votes can make your Handi Restaurant Jaipur win this prestigious gastronomic award.

ImageVote and help your favorite Handi Restaurant Jaipur to emerge as the winner of Times Food & Nightlife Awards 2014.
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For bookings & reservations:

HANDI RESTAURANT

OPP.GPO, M.I. ROAD
Jaipur-302001, Rajasthan – India
Tel:+91-141-2372275,2364839
Fax:+91-141-23608889.
Mob:+91-0-98290-63600

18, Gautam Marg, Vaishali Nagar,
Jaipur-302021, Rajasthan – India
Tel:+91-141-4016200
Mob:+91-0-98290-63600