Popular Asian Vegetarian Dishes You Can Try At Home

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When it comes to an Asian vegetarian dish, the options are virtually endless. There is absolutely no question that there is a wide array of textures and flavours that can be added to this food. Many of the Asian cuisines have a long history of using vegetables as a main ingredient. Vegetables like ginger, garlic and turmeric can be used to give dishes a depth of flavour and colour. They are very popular as they add a lot of flavor to the noodles and also help them to hold together.

An Overview

A typical Asian vegetarian dish will include stir fry, stir fries. In this article we will focus on the first option, as it is something that most people will be familiar with. It is an extremely popular option and one that can usually be found in any corner restaurant or even Chinese takeaway. Pho is prepared by simply boiling some noodles in water with a few herbs and seasonings, before serving them with a variety of meats. If you would like to make a more elaborate dish then the addition of extra vegetables, spices and sauces can give it a more delicious taste.

The famous tofu dish is a classic example of how to cook an Asian vegetarian dish. This dish normally consists of vegetables, meat and chickpeas. The recipe originated in Cambodia and has been adapted to many different countries including India. If you are looking for the best tofu recipe then you need to be sure that you use a high quality product and also avoid the cheap products that are often found on the supermarket shelves. You will also need to experiment with the different cooking techniques in order to make the dish perfect.

Start With Simple Veggies 

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In the above recipe, you will need to start with a few simple vegetables. You should start with a carrot, a potato, an onion, mushrooms and a gram (green bean) in place of the mushrooms and a gram in the case of the traditional Indian vegetarian recipe. You will also need to add some coriander leaves, red chilli powder and turmeric powder in the mixture in order to prepare it. Once you are done mixing all these ingredients together you can now start cooking.

The ingredients of this dish are basically what you would find in the recipe. You will need to cook the vegetables in a frying pan until they become soft. Then, add your water and wait for the mixture to boil. When it has finished boiling, drain the mixture and add your soy sauce. You can then either eat the cooked noodles as is or else you can add to it some mint leaves and serve it as an Asian vegetable stir fry.

Another excellent recipe of Asian vegetarian dish is the tofu recipe. This recipe is quite easy and simple to make. All you have to do is to use some dried tofu and make sure that you squeeze out as much liquid as possible. You can then mix this tofu with some cooked ground beef or kidney beans to make Asian vegetable stir fry recipe.

Making Process

This dish is prepared by simply adding some carrots, cabbage and peanuts into a pan and cover it. Then let it continue to simmer. At the end, remove the lid and serve it with your favorite sauce. Although this dish may not be very exciting, it is very healthy and very tasty too. So, if you are looking to impress your guests with a healthy yet tasty dish, then this is the right recipe for you.


Lastly, you can try the popular south Asian dish of slow cooker chana dal. For this recipe, you will need to buy some thick wheat than noodles. Use a fork to break up the noodles and then add some chopped onions, green chili, cumin, coriander leaves and bay leaf. Bring the noodles to a boil and then use your fingers to mix and blend them until they become a smooth paste.

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