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| style="border:1pt solid #000000;padding:0.176cm;"| In this tutorial, we will learn about -
  
* The importance of non-veg food and
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* The importance of non-vegetarian foods and
 
* Various non-vegetarian recipes for pregnant women
 
* Various non-vegetarian recipes for pregnant women
  
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| style="border:1pt solid #000000;padding:0.176cm;"| Let us first learn the importance of various non-vegetarian foods.
 
| style="border:1pt solid #000000;padding:0.176cm;"| Let us first learn the importance of various non-vegetarian foods.
  
* Non- veg foods like chicken, meat, fish, prawns, organ meat are rich in -
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* Non-vegetarian foods like chicken, meat, fish, prawns, organ meat are rich in -
** '''protein, zinc, choline, iron and calcium''' .
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** '''protein''', zinc, '''choline, iron and calcium''' .
  
 
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* 2- whole boiled eggs
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* 2 whole boiled eggs
* 1- medium sized chopped onion
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* 1 medium sized chopped onion
* 1- chopped tomato
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* 1 chopped tomato
* 2- cloves of garlic
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* 2 cloves of garlic
  
 
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Image: salt
 
Image: salt
 
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*  ¼ th tsp of each:
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*  ¼ th tsp of each -
 
** garam masala powder
 
** garam masala powder
 
** pepper powder
 
** pepper powder
 
** kashmiri red chilli powder
 
** kashmiri red chilli powder
 
** turmeric powder
 
** turmeric powder
* 1 tbsp - chopped coriander leaves
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* 1 tbsp chopped coriander leaves
* 1 tbsp - oil and
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* 1 tbsp oil and
 
* Salt to taste
 
* Salt to taste
 
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| style="border:1pt solid #000000;padding:0.176cm;"| Image: boiled eggs  
| style="border:1pt solid #000000;padding:0.176cm;"| First,We will see how to prepare boiled eggs
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| style="border:1pt solid #000000;padding:0.176cm;"| First, we will see how to prepare boiled eggs
  
 
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* Allow the water to boil over high heat
 
* Allow the water to boil over high heat
* Then, cook for 6 - 7 minutes over medium heat for perfect hard-boiled eggs.
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* Then, cook for 6 to 7 minutes over medium heat for perfect hard-boiled eggs
  
 
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Image: boiled egg in bowl
 
Image: boiled egg in bowl
 
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* Now remove the hard shell of the eggs and keep it aside.
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* Now remove the hard shell of the eggs and keep it aside
  
 
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Image: onions with all dry masalas
 
Image: onions with all dry masalas
 
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* Next, heat oil in the kadai
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* Next, heat oil in a kadai
* add chopped ginger, garlic, onions and curry leaves.
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* Add ginger, garlic, onions and curry leaves
 
* Turn the flame to medium and saute until onions turn golden brown
 
* Turn the flame to medium and saute until onions turn golden brown
 
* After this, add all the dry masalas and saute till you get the aroma of condiments
 
* After this, add all the dry masalas and saute till you get the aroma of condiments
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* then, add chopped tomato and salt
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* Then, add chopped tomato and salt
* Now add 1 cup of water and bring mixture to boil.
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* Now add 1 cup of water and bring mixture to boil
* Simmer for a few mins until tomatoes begin to boil
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* Simmer for a few minutes until tomatoes begin to boil
* After this,add the boiled eggs into it.
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* After this, add the boiled eggs into it
  
 
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* Cover the kadhai and simmer the eggs for 10-15 mins
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* Cover the kadhai and simmer the eggs for 10 to 15 mins
 
* Turn off the flame and add chopped coriander leaves
 
* Turn off the flame and add chopped coriander leaves
 
* Stir the gravy gently so that the eggs do not crumble
 
* Stir the gravy gently so that the eggs do not crumble
* Serve it in a serving bowl.
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* Serve it in a serving bowl
  
 
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| style="border:1pt solid #000000;padding:0.176cm;"| Image: chicken chettinad
 
| style="border:1pt solid #000000;padding:0.176cm;"| Image: chicken chettinad
  
| style="border:1pt solid #000000;padding:0.176cm;"| Moving forward,Let us learn about the second recipe -
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| style="border:1pt solid #000000;padding:0.176cm;"| Moving forward,
  
* '''Chicken Chettinad '''
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Let us learn about the second recipe - '''Chicken Chettinad '''
  
 
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| style="border:1pt solid #000000;padding:0.176cm;"| For this, we will require -
  
* 100g - chicken breast
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* 100 grams of chicken breast
* 1 tbsp - oil
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* 1 tablespoon oil
* 1 large onion ( finely chopped )
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* 1 large onion finely chopped
* 1 medium tomato ( pureed )
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* 1 medium tomato
* 1-2 sprigs curry leavesCover
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* 1 to 2 sprigs curry leaves
 
* 1 bay leaf
 
* 1 bay leaf
  
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* ¼ th tsp turmeric powder
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* ¼ th teaspoon turmeric powder
* ¼ th tsp chilli powder
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* ¼ th teaspoon chilli powder
* 1 tbsp ginger- garlic paste
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* 1 tablespoon ginger- garlic paste and
 
* Salt to taste
 
* Salt to taste
  
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| style="border:1pt solid #000000;padding:0.176cm;"| For gravy, we will need -
  
* ½ tbsp coriander seeds
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* ½ tablespoon coriander seeds
* ½ tsp fennel seeds
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* ½ teaspoon fennel seeds
* 1 tsp pepper corns
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* 1 teaspoon pepper corns
* 1 tsp red chilli powder
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* 1 teaspoon red chilli powder
  
 
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* 2 cardamoms
 
* 2 cardamoms
 
* 2 cloves
 
* 2 cloves
* ½ inch cinnamon stick
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* ½ inch cinnamon stick and
* 2 tbsp shredded coconut
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* 2 tablespoon shredded coconut
  
 
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* mixing chicken, turmeric , chilli powder , ginger-garlic paste and salt in a bowl
 
* mixing chicken, turmeric , chilli powder , ginger-garlic paste and salt in a bowl
 
* Keep it at room temperature for 30 to 45 mins
 
* Keep it at room temperature for 30 to 45 mins
* On a low flame, dry roast coriander seeds.
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* On a low flame, dry roast coriander seeds
  
 
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Image: masala in a plate kept for cooling
 
Image: masala in a plate kept for cooling
 
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* After 2 to 3 minutes, add the remaining spices.
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* After 2 to 3 minutes, add the remaining spices
 
* Roast until you get the fine aroma of spices and keep it aside
 
* Roast until you get the fine aroma of spices and keep it aside
 
* Then roast the coconut for a few minutes
 
* Then roast the coconut for a few minutes
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* Using a stone grinder or mixer grinder blend them into a fine paste
 
* Using a stone grinder or mixer grinder blend them into a fine paste
** By adding 1 tbsp water
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** By adding 1 tablespoon water
 
* Keep this paste aside
 
* Keep this paste aside
 
* Add tomatoes to the blender to form a puree
 
* Add tomatoes to the blender to form a puree
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* Now in a kadhai, heat oil.
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* Now in a pan, heat oil
* Add onions and saute till it turns golden color.
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* Add onions and saute till it turns golden color
  
 
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Image: add tomato puree, turmeric, salt and chilli powder
 
Image: add tomato puree, turmeric, salt and chilli powder
 
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* Add chicken and saute again for 4-5 mins on medium flame.
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* Add chicken and saute again for 4 to 5 minutes on medium flame
* Add tomato puree, turmeric, salt and chilli powder.
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* Add tomato puree, turmeric, salt and chilli powder
  
 
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Image: chicken chettinad in serving plate
 
Image: chicken chettinad in serving plate
 
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* Saute this mixture for 2-3 mins
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* Saute this mixture for 2 to 3 minutes
 
* Pour ¼ th cup water and cook with the lid closed till chicken turns tender, and soft
 
* Pour ¼ th cup water and cook with the lid closed till chicken turns tender, and soft
 
* Allow it to simmer until the gravy turns thick
 
* Allow it to simmer until the gravy turns thick
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* ¼ th inch of ginger
 
* ¼ th inch of ginger
* 2 tbsp finely chopped coriander leaves
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* 2 tablespoon finely chopped coriander leaves
* 1 tbsp- oil
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* 1 tablespoon oil
* Salt to taste
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* Salt to taste and
* 1 tbsp - lemon juice
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* 1 tablespoon lemon juice
  
 
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* In a blender add onion, tomato, garlic, ginger and coriander leaves
 
* In a blender add onion, tomato, garlic, ginger and coriander leaves
 
* Grind this mixture into a fine paste
 
* Grind this mixture into a fine paste
* Apply this paste over the chicken liver
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* Apply this paste over the chicken liver and
* Keep this at room temperature for 10-15 mins
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* Keep this at room temperature for 10 to 15 minutes
  
 
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* Now, heat oil in a kadhai and add the liver with marination paste to it
 
* Now, heat oil in a kadhai and add the liver with marination paste to it
 
* Mix it well
 
* Mix it well
* Add water and allow it to cook it on low flame for 10 mins.
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* Add 1/4th cup water and cook it on low flame for 10 minutes
 
* After this, increase the flame and allow it to cook well
 
* After this, increase the flame and allow it to cook well
  
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| style="border:1pt solid #000000;padding:0.176cm;"| Image: mutton liver
| style="border:1pt solid #000000;padding:0.176cm;"| You can also use mutton liver for this recipe.
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| style="border:1pt solid #000000;padding:0.176cm;"| You can also use mutton liver for this recipe
  
 
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Image: 2-3 cloves of garlic
 
Image: 2-3 cloves of garlic
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* 2 small pcs of mackerel fish
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* 2 small pieces of mackerel fish
 
* 1 cup of spinach leaves
 
* 1 cup of spinach leaves
 
* 1 chopped onion
 
* 1 chopped onion
* 1chopped tomato
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* 1 chopped tomato
* 1 tsp cumin seeds
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* 1 teaspoon cumin seeds
* 2-3 cloves of garlic
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* 2 to 3 cloves of garlic
  
 
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Image: oil
 
Image: oil
 
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* ¼ th tsp turmeric powder
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* ¼ th teaspoon turmeric powder
* 1 tsp red chilli powder
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* 1 teaspoon red chilli powder
* 1 tsp cumin powder
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* 1 teaspoon cumin powder
* ¼ th tsp black pepper powder
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* ¼ th teaspoon black pepper powder
* ½ tsp coriander powder
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* ½ teaspoon coriander powder
* 1 tbsp white sesame seeds
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* 1 tablespoon white sesame seeds
* 1 tsp oil
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* 1 teaspoon oil
  
 
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* Salt to taste
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* And salt to taste
  
 
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* Wash, clean and cut the mackerel into two parts and keep aside
 
* Wash, clean and cut the mackerel into two parts and keep aside
* In a kadhai, heat oil and add cumin seeds.
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* In a pan, heat oil and add cumin seeds
* Once it splutters, add raw spinach leaves and allow to cook for a minute.
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* Once it splutters, add raw spinach leaves and allow to cook for a minute
* Allow it to cool.
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* Now, allow it to cool
  
 
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Image: Cooked onions and garlic
 
Image: Cooked onions and garlic
 
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* Now, add the cooked spinach,tomato and sesame seed in a grinder and make a puree
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* Next, add the cooked spinach, tomato and sesame seed in a grinder and make a puree
* Heat oil in a kadhai and add chopped onions
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* Heat oil in a pan and add chopped onions
 
* Once the onions turn pink, add chopped garlic and saute until it turns brown
 
* Once the onions turn pink, add chopped garlic and saute until it turns brown
  
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* Add all dry spices and saute until you get the aroma of spices
 
* Add all dry spices and saute until you get the aroma of spices
 
* Now add the spinach puree and cook for a few minutes
 
* Now add the spinach puree and cook for a few minutes
* Next, add fish pieces and cook well.
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* Next, add fish pieces and cook well
  
 
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Image: fish in spinach curry in a bowl.
 
Image: fish in spinach curry in a bowl.
 
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* Now, add ¼ th cup water and salt.
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* Now, add ¼ th cup water and salt
* Allow to cook with the lid closed for 5- 7 mins
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* Allow to cook with the lid closed for 5 to 7 minutes
* Remove the lid and let it cook on medium flame for 15 mins.
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* Remove the lid and let it cook on medium flame for 15 minutes
* Once done, serve hot.
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* Once done, serve hot
  
 
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* 1 finely chopped onion
 
* 1 finely chopped onion
 
* 1 chopped tomato
 
* 1 chopped tomato
* 1 tbsp garlic paste
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* 1 tablespoon garlic paste
* ½ tbsp ginger paste
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* ½ tablespoon ginger paste
* 1 tbsp garam masala
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* 1 tablespoon garam masala
* ¼ th cup fresh coriander leaves
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* ¼ th cup fresh coriander leaves and
 
* Salt to taste
 
* Salt to taste
  
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* 1 tbsp - oil
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* 1 tablespoon oil
 
* 1 finely chopped onion
 
* 1 finely chopped onion
* ½ tbsp ginger paste
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* ½ tablespoon ginger paste
* 1 tbsp garlic paste
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* 1 tablespoon garlic paste
* ½ tsp cumin powder
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* ½ teaspoon cumin powder
  
 
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Image: salt
 
Image: salt
 
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* ¼ tsp turmeric powder
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* ¼ teaspoon turmeric powder
* ½ tsp chilli powder
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* ½ tsp garam masala
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* And ½ teaspoon of each -
* ½ tsp coriander powder
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** chilli powder
* 1 large chopped tomato
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** garam masala and
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** coriander powder
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* 1 large chopped tomato and
 
* Salt to taste
 
* Salt to taste
  
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* Wash and clean the minced meat well using a muslin cloth
 
* Wash and clean the minced meat well using a muslin cloth
 
* Now, mix minced meat and chopped onions in a bowl
 
* Now, mix minced meat and chopped onions in a bowl
* add ginger-garlic paste, garam masala, coriander leaves and salt.
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* Add ginger-garlic paste, garam masala, coriander leaves and salt
* Divide this mixture in six equal parts and shape into balls.
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* Divide this mixture in six equal parts and shape into balls
  
 
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Image: ginger-garlic paste with sauteed onions
 
Image: ginger-garlic paste with sauteed onions
 
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* Heat oil in a kadhai and add the remaining chopped onions.
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* Heat oil in a kadhai and add the remaining chopped onions
 
* Saute until it is light brown
 
* Saute until it is light brown
* Add ginger-garlic paste and saute again for few mins.
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* Add ginger-garlic paste and saute again for few minutes
  
 
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Image: water and salt addition
 
Image: water and salt addition
 
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* Now, fry this for 2-3 mins
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* Now, fry this for 2 to 3 minutes
 
* Add tomatoes and saute it for 2 to 3 minutes
 
* Add tomatoes and saute it for 2 to 3 minutes
* Then, add ½ cup water and salt to the masala.
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* Then, add ½ cup water and salt to the masala
  
 
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Image: meatball curry in serving bowl
 
Image: meatball curry in serving bowl
 
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* At this stage , slowly add the meatballs and allow to simmer
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* At this stage, slowly add the meatballs and allow to simmer
* Stir gently after 5 mins and cook until the meatballs are done.
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* Stir gently after 5 minutes and cook until the meatballs are done
* serve hot in a serving bowl.
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* Serve hot in a serving bowl
  
 
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Group Image: Rbc development, spine and brain development
 
Group Image: Rbc development, spine and brain development
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| style="border:1pt solid #000000;padding:0.176cm;"| It is important to remember that all these recipes are rich in -
 
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all these recipes are rich in -
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* '''Protein'''
 
* '''Protein'''
* '''Omega- 3 fatty acids '''
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* '''Omega-3 fatty acids '''
* '''Vitamin - A'''
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* '''Vitamin A'''
 
* '''Vitamin B12 '''
 
* '''Vitamin B12 '''
  
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* '''Folic acid and iron '''
 
* '''Folic acid and iron '''
* '''Zinc'''
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* Zinc
 
* '''Magnesium'''
 
* '''Magnesium'''
* '''Sulphur'''
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* '''Sulphur''' and
 
* '''Choline '''
 
* '''Choline '''
  
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Non-veg recipes for pregnant woman.
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Non-vegetarian recipes for pregnant women
  
Thank you for joining.
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Thank you for joining
  
 
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Visual Cue
Narration
Title slide: Welcome to the spoken tutorial on non-vegetarian recipes for pregnant women
Learning objectives: In this tutorial, we will learn about -
  • The importance of non-vegetarian foods and
  • Various non-vegetarian recipes for pregnant women
Image: collage of non-veg foods Let us first learn the importance of various non-vegetarian foods.
  • Non-vegetarian foods like chicken, meat, fish, prawns, organ meat are rich in -
    • protein, zinc, choline, iron and calcium .
Image: fetal growth and development

Image: brain development in baby

Image: healthy pregnant woman

  • These nutrients are essential for the growth and development of the fetus
  • They aid in brain development of the baby
  • And help in maintaining the health of the mother
Image: non-veg food sources collage
  • To get these nutrients,
    • non-vegetarian foods should be consumed during pregnancy
Group Image: collage of all non-veg recipes Now, we will look at a few non-vegetarian recipes:
Image: kerala style egg curry Let us begin with our first recipe which is “Kerala style egg curry”
Image: whole boiled egg

Image: 1 medium chopped onion

Image: 1 chopped tomato

Image: garlic

For this recipe, we will require -
  • 2 whole boiled eggs
  • 1 medium sized chopped onion
  • 1 chopped tomato
  • 2 cloves of garlic
Image: ginger

Image: curry leaves

Image : garam masala powder in a plate

  • ½ inch piece of ginger
  • ½ sprig of curry leaves
Image: black pepper powder

Image: kashmiri red chilli powder

Image: turmeric powder

Image: oil

Image: coriander leaves

Image: salt

  • ¼ th tsp of each -
    • garam masala powder
    • pepper powder
    • kashmiri red chilli powder
    • turmeric powder
  • 1 tbsp chopped coriander leaves
  • 1 tbsp oil and
  • Salt to taste
Image: boiled eggs First, we will see how to prepare boiled eggs
Image: deep bowl

Image: water and egg in bowl

Image: bowl covered with lid

Image: boiling of water

Image: water boiling with clock showing 5 to 7 mins.

  • Fill a bowl with cool water upto 1 inch
  • Place eggs in it and cover with a lid
  • Allow the water to boil over high heat
  • Then, cook for 6 to 7 minutes over medium heat for perfect hard-boiled eggs
Image: removing hard cover of eggs

Image: boiled egg in bowl

  • Now remove the hard shell of the eggs and keep it aside
Image: oil in kadai

Image: chopped ginger, garlic, onions, curry leaves in kadai

Image: golden brown onions

Image: onions with all dry masalas

  • Next, heat oil in a kadai
  • Add ginger, garlic, onions and curry leaves
  • Turn the flame to medium and saute until onions turn golden brown
  • After this, add all the dry masalas and saute till you get the aroma of condiments
Image: chopped tomatoes in kadai

Image: adding water and boiling the mixture

Image: addition of boiled eggs in the curry

  • Then, add chopped tomato and salt
  • Now add 1 cup of water and bring mixture to boil
  • Simmer for a few minutes until tomatoes begin to boil
  • After this, add the boiled eggs into it
Image: kadai covered with lid

Image: clock with 15-20 mins indication

Image: chopped coriander leaves on curry

GIF: stirring the gravy slowly

Image: egg curry in serving plate

  • Cover the kadhai and simmer the eggs for 10 to 15 mins
  • Turn off the flame and add chopped coriander leaves
  • Stir the gravy gently so that the eggs do not crumble
  • Serve it in a serving bowl
Image: chicken chettinad Moving forward,

Let us learn about the second recipe - Chicken Chettinad

Image: chicken

Image: oil

Image: 1 large onion

Image: tomato medium

Image: curry leaves

Image: bay leaf

For this, we will require -
  • 100 grams of chicken breast
  • 1 tablespoon oil
  • 1 large onion finely chopped
  • 1 medium tomato
  • 1 to 2 sprigs curry leaves
  • 1 bay leaf
Image: turmeric

Image: chilli powder

Image: ginger garlic paste

Image: salt

For marination we will need -
  • ¼ th teaspoon turmeric powder
  • ¼ th teaspoon chilli powder
  • 1 tablespoon ginger- garlic paste and
  • Salt to taste
Image: coriander seeds

Image: fennel seeds

Image: peppercorn

Image: red chilli powder

For gravy, we will need -
  • ½ tablespoon coriander seeds
  • ½ teaspoon fennel seeds
  • 1 teaspoon pepper corns
  • 1 teaspoon red chilli powder
Image: cardamoms

Image: cloves

Image: cinnamon stick

Image: coconut

  • 2 cardamoms
  • 2 cloves
  • ½ inch cinnamon stick and
  • 2 tablespoon shredded coconut
Image: marinated chicken in bowl

Image: keep aside

Image: clock indicating 30 mins

Image: dry roasted coriander seeds

To begin with marinate the chicken by -
  • mixing chicken, turmeric , chilli powder , ginger-garlic paste and salt in a bowl
  • Keep it at room temperature for 30 to 45 mins
  • On a low flame, dry roast coriander seeds
Image: roasted coriander seeds with raw cardamom, cumin seeds, fennel seeds, pepper, cinnamon and cloves

GIF: roasting

Image: roasting coconut

Image: masala in a plate kept for cooling

  • After 2 to 3 minutes, add the remaining spices
  • Roast until you get the fine aroma of spices and keep it aside
  • Then roast the coconut for a few minutes
  • Allow the roasted spices and coconut to cool
Image: stone grinder and mixer grinder

Image: roasted spices in a blender

Image: roasted coconut

Image: paste of roasted spices

Image: tomato in blender

Image: tomato puree

  • Using a stone grinder or mixer grinder blend them into a fine paste
    • By adding 1 tablespoon water
  • Keep this paste aside
  • Add tomatoes to the blender to form a puree
Image: oil in a kadhai with onions
  • Now in a pan, heat oil
  • Add onions and saute till it turns golden color
Image: sauteed onions

Image: saute with chicken

Image: mixing well

Image: clock indicating 4-5 mins

Image: add tomato puree, turmeric, salt and chilli powder

  • Add chicken and saute again for 4 to 5 minutes on medium flame
  • Add tomato puree, turmeric, salt and chilli powder
Image: mixing all ingredients well

Image: ground paste and curry leaves added to the mixture

  • Mix well and cook till the oil separates
  • After this, add the ground paste and curry leaves
Image: sauteing the mixture

Image: clock indicating 2-3 mins ( while editing )

Image: water in the chicken curry

Image: kadhai with lid closed

Image: simmering or boiling of curry

Image: chicken chettinad with thick gravy

Image: chicken chettinad in serving plate

  • Saute this mixture for 2 to 3 minutes
  • Pour ¼ th cup water and cook with the lid closed till chicken turns tender, and soft
  • Allow it to simmer until the gravy turns thick
  • Garnish with curry leaves and serve
Image: meat

Image: liver

Image: prawns

Image: fish

Please remember,

This recipe can be prepared by using any one of the following -

  • Mutton
  • Organ meat
  • Prawns and
  • Fish
Image : chicken liver sukka Now, let us look at the third recipe -
  • Chicken liver sukka
Image: liver in plate

Image: finely chopped onion in plate

Image: diced tomato in plate

Image: 6 cloves garlic in plate

The ingredients required for this recipe are -
  • 100 grams chicken liver
  • 1 finely chopped onion
  • 1 chopped tomato
  • 6 cloves of garlic
Image: ginger in plate

Image: chopped coriander leaves in a plate

Image: oil

Image: salt

Image: 1 tbsp lemon juice

  • ¼ th inch of ginger
  • 2 tablespoon finely chopped coriander leaves
  • 1 tablespoon oil
  • Salt to taste and
  • 1 tablespoon lemon juice
Image: onion, tomato, garlic, ginger and coriander leaves in a blender

Image: fine paste in grinder

Image: addition of paste to chicken liver

Image: clock indicating 10-15 mins

Image: marinated chicken liver

To begin with -
  • In a blender add onion, tomato, garlic, ginger and coriander leaves
  • Grind this mixture into a fine paste
  • Apply this paste over the chicken liver and
  • Keep this at room temperature for 10 to 15 minutes
Image: oil in a kadhai

Image: liver with marination in kadhai

Image: mixing well

Image: water with chicken liver in kadhai

Image: low flamecenter

Image: clock with 10 mins ( while editing)

Image: increase flame and allow to cook

  • Now, heat oil in a kadhai and add the liver with marination paste to it
  • Mix it well
  • Add 1/4th cup water and cook it on low flame for 10 minutes
  • After this, increase the flame and allow it to cook well
Image: cooked liver

Image: squeezing lemon

Image: chicken liver sukka garnished with coriander leaves

  • Once well cooked, turn off the flame
  • Add lemon juice on cooling and
  • Serve garnished with washed and chopped coriander leaves
Image: mutton liver You can also use mutton liver for this recipe
Image: fish in spinach curry The next recipe is -
  • Fish in spinach curry
Image: mackerel pieces

Image: spinach leaves

Image: 1 chopped onion

Image: 1 diced tomato

Image: 1 tsp cumin seed

Image: 2-3 cloves of garlic

For this, we need -
  • 2 small pieces of mackerel fish
  • 1 cup of spinach leaves
  • 1 chopped onion
  • 1 chopped tomato
  • 1 teaspoon cumin seeds
  • 2 to 3 cloves of garlic
Image: turmeric powder

Image: red chilli powder

Image: cumin powder

Image:black pepper powder

Image: coriander seeds powder

Image: sesame seeds

Image: oil

  • ¼ th teaspoon turmeric powder
  • 1 teaspoon red chilli powder
  • 1 teaspoon cumin powder
  • ¼ th teaspoon black pepper powder
  • ½ teaspoon coriander powder
  • 1 tablespoon white sesame seeds
  • 1 teaspoon oil
Image: salt
  • And salt to taste
Group image: washing, cleaning, cut mackerel into pieces

Image: kadhai with oil and cumin seeds

Image: raw spinach in kadhai

Image: sauteing for a min

Image: cooling in another bowl

To start with -
  • Wash, clean and cut the mackerel into two parts and keep aside
  • In a pan, heat oil and add cumin seeds
  • Once it splutters, add raw spinach leaves and allow to cook for a minute
  • Now, allow it to cool
Image: cooked spinach and diced tomato in grinder

Image: kadhai with oil and chopped onion

Image: garlic in kadhai with pink onions

Image: Cooked onions and garlic

  • Next, add the cooked spinach, tomato and sesame seed in a grinder and make a puree
  • Heat oil in a pan and add chopped onions
  • Once the onions turn pink, add chopped garlic and saute until it turns brown
Image: turmeric powder, chilli powder, coriander powder, pepper and cumin seed powder in kadhai

Image: allow to cook

Image: spinach puree in kadhai

Image: fish pieces in puree

Image: sauteing and mixing well

  • Add all dry spices and saute until you get the aroma of spices
  • Now add the spinach puree and cook for a few minutes
  • Next, add fish pieces and cook well
Image: addition of water

Image: cooking with lid closed and showing clock indicating 7 mins

Image: cooking without lid and clock indicating 15 mins

Image: fish in spinach curry in a bowl.

  • Now, add ¼ th cup water and salt
  • Allow to cook with the lid closed for 5 to 7 minutes
  • Remove the lid and let it cook on medium flame for 15 minutes
  • Once done, serve hot
Group Image:types of fish Please remember -

Any locally available fish can be used for this recipe

Image: meatball curry Lastly, we will learn how to prepare meatball curry
Image: minced meat

Image: onion

Image: tomato

Image: ginger paste

Image: garam masala

Image: coriander leaves

Image: salt

For this recipe, we need -
  • 100 grams minced meat
  • 1 finely chopped onion
  • 1 chopped tomato
  • 1 tablespoon garlic paste
  • ½ tablespoon ginger paste
  • 1 tablespoon garam masala
  • ¼ th cup fresh coriander leaves and
  • Salt to taste
Image: oil

Image: chopped onion

Image: garlic- ginger paste

Image: cumin powder

For gravy -
  • 1 tablespoon oil
  • 1 finely chopped onion
  • ½ tablespoon ginger paste
  • 1 tablespoon garlic paste
  • ½ teaspoon cumin powder
Image: turmeric

Image: chilli powder

Image: garam masala

Image: coriander powder

Image: cubed tomatoes

Image: salt

  • ¼ teaspoon turmeric powder
  • And ½ teaspoon of each -
    • chilli powder
    • garam masala and
    • coriander powder
  • 1 large chopped tomato and
  • Salt to taste
Image: washing and cleaning of meat

Image: minced meat and chopped onions in a bowl

Image: minced meat with other dry ingredients

Image: mixture divided in equal parts

Image: raw meatballs in plate

To begin with-
  • Wash and clean the minced meat well using a muslin cloth
  • Now, mix minced meat and chopped onions in a bowl
  • Add ginger-garlic paste, garam masala, coriander leaves and salt
  • Divide this mixture in six equal parts and shape into balls
Image: oil in kadai with chopped onions

Image: sauteing

Image: light brown colored onions

Image: ginger-garlic paste with sauteed onions

  • Heat oil in a kadhai and add the remaining chopped onions
  • Saute until it is light brown
  • Add ginger-garlic paste and saute again for few minutes
Image: all dry spices in kadhai
  • Add all powdered spices -
    • Coriander seeds powder
    • Cumin seeds powder
    • Red chilli powder
    • Garam masala and
    • Turmeric
Image: frying with clock indicating 2-3 minutes

Image: Raw diced tomatoes in kadhai

Image: sauteing

Image: water and salt addition

  • Now, fry this for 2 to 3 minutes
  • Add tomatoes and saute it for 2 to 3 minutes
  • Then, add ½ cup water and salt to the masala
Image: meatballs in the curry

Image: stirring gently

Image: clock indicating 5 mins

Image: meatball curry in serving bowl

  • At this stage, slowly add the meatballs and allow to simmer
  • Stir gently after 5 minutes and cook until the meatballs are done
  • Serve hot in a serving bowl
Image: minced chicken Also,

You can use minced chicken to prepare this recipe

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It is important to remember that all these recipes are rich in -
  • Protein
  • Omega-3 fatty acids
  • Vitamin A
  • Vitamin B12
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  • Folic acid and iron
  • Zinc
  • Magnesium
  • Sulphur and
  • Choline
This brings us to the end of this tutorial on -

Non-vegetarian recipes for pregnant women

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