7 Pakistani Menu Ideas for Eid Lunch /Dinner


7 Pakistani Menus for Eid Lunch  or Dinner Eid is around the corner,,Everybody  have been busy with the preparations. I was making a Pakistani menu for Eid dawat and thought I should share some of my Desi Menu Ideas with you. Eid means ‘feast’. It is when Muslims around the world end their month of fasting with a huge celebration. …

20+Steamed and Baked Iftar Recipes/Ramadan recipes with less oil


Ramadan Special Recipes with less oil/Steamed and Baked Recipes For Iftar Ramadan is around the corner. During Iftar most people gorge on heavily fried foods.Pakistani  Iftar snacks comprise food items in Pakistan that are quick to prepare, spicy, and usually deep fried.Some Iftar recipes are sweet,generally sweet dishes or cakes.Too much oily and spicy deep fried items causes heart…

Pan Chicken Steam


Pan Chicken Steam This chicken steam recipe is made without steamer.It is a quick recipe for Iftar which is not deep fried.Mostly Pakistani Iftar comprises of deep fried snacks but you can make  your Iftar light and healthy with this Pan  chicken Steam. For more Baked and steamed recipes for Iftar Click here…. Pan chicken…

Arabic chicken kababs


Frozen Arabic Chicken kababs Chicken mince ½ kg Parsley chopped ½ bunch Onion 1 Lemon 1 Beaten egg 1 Peanut 25 gm Garlic 3 – 4 cloves All spice 1 tsp Cinnamon powder ½ tsp Black pepper powder ½ tsp Cardamom powder ½ tsp Sesame seeds 2 tbsp Flour 2 tbsp Olive Oil 3 tbsp…

How to bake a Marble cake Loaf


Marble cake Loaf If you’re looking for an easy, classic loaf cake recipe, look no further. I have used oil in place of butter in this loaf cake .So there is no creaming of butter.You can use olive oil or canola oil too.Follow the instructions carefully to avoid burnt top or bottom. A marble cake…

Labenese Kabab


Labenese kabab It is a guest post provided by Shagufta Ahsan.It is a special dish from Labenese cuisine,made with shredded beef,potatoes, noodles and peas then coated with eggs and bread crumbs. Labenese kabab Yield,,2 dozens kababs Ingredients Boneless Beef  1/2 kg Noodles boiled 1 cup Potato boiled 1/2 kg Green peas boiled 1 cup Bread…

Healthy Raisins and Carrot Cake Loaf


Healthy Raisins and Carrot Cake Loaf It is an easy,simple ,healthy and quick loaf cake recipe which is good for tea time.you can pour lemon glaze or any of your favourite glaze on top.You can also spread cream cheese frosting which tastes better with carrot cake.But I have to made the healthy version of carrot…

The Best Recipes of 2017 on Afreenskitchen blog


Best of 2017 Recipes posts on My blog Afreenskitchen During the year 2017 ,I have written so many posts.I am compiling here the best five  posts of 2017 that went good during the whole year .These are most appreciated and loved recipes by my blog readers and they motivated me to do more better. Top…

Healthy Carrot Bundt Cake


Healthy Carrot Bundt Cake It is an easy,simple ,healthy and quick bundt cake recipe which is good for tea time.you can pour lemon glaze or any of your favourite glaze on top.You can also spread cream cheese frosting which tastes better with carrot cake.But I have to made the healthy version of carrot cake,so I…

Nauratan Mix Sabzi(bhujia)


Nauratan Mix Sabzi(bhujia) Ingredients Chopped  Brinjal 250 gms Green beans chopped 100 gms Oil 4 tbsp Chopped Spinach 2 cups Potato 1 cut in cubes Peas 1 cup Methi Dana/fenugreek seeds  1/4 tsp tomatoes 3 medium size (chopped) Salt 1 tsp turmeric powder 1/2 tsp Red chilli powder 1 teaspoon Onions 1 medium size sliced…

Chocolate Dipped Cookies


These cookies are quick and easy to make.Kids would love these and could be packed for kids lunch… Chocolate Dipped  cookies with oil Makes 2 dozen cookies ,depending on size Ingredients 1 Cup grinded Sugar 1 Egg 1 Tsp. Vanilla 1 and 1/2 Cups Flour 1/2 Tsp Baking soda 1/2 Cup Vegetable Oil or olive…

Healthy Baked Oatmeal squares


These baked oatmeal squares are easy to make.These bars are soft and have a nice baked smell of oats ..It  is a healthy and quick breakfast recipe. Healthy Baked Oatmeal Squares/Soft baked breakfast bars Ingredients 1/2 cup olive oil 1 /2 cup brown sugar ½ cup grinded sugar 1 teaspoons vanilla essence 1 /2 teaspoon…