Ayurveda Health Retreat Morning Smoothie


Ingredients:
Advantage lean protein powder
12 oz almond milk (original)
1T Fresh ginger
1T Bee pollen
8 soaked almonds w/ skins removed,
¼ T cardamom seeds
1 cup fresh or frozen organic raspberries or other seasonal berries
2T Dr Shultz’s Super Food (greens foods concentrate)
1T ground flax seeds

Place all ingredients in blender for 30-60 seconds. Enjoy, relax, energize!

Mulligatawny Soup


Base Ingredients:
Masoor Dal (red lentils) or Toor Dal (split pigeon dal) MUST BE WASHED
Potatoes
Carrots
Tomatoes
Lime
Tamarind concentrate
Coconut milk
Madras Curry Powder (Priya brand is the best)

Other Ingredients:

2 red onions (diced)
3 cloves of garlic
2” ginger
2 potatoes (diced)
3 tomatoes (diced)
4 carrots (diced)

On Flame

2 tsp of canola and olive oil mix or ghee or unsalted butter
Add ginger and garlic and sauté DO NOT BROWN
Add onion (should be translucent not caramelized)
Add carrots and potatoes
Add ½ tsp turmeric over vegetables and wait 1 minute
Add red lentils and wait 1 minute
Add tomatoes
Add 1 tbsp curry
Add TONS OF PEPPER
Wait 1 minute
Add 2 cups vegetable stock (always double or triple the lentils)
Add 2 cups of water
MAKE SURE TO KEEP THE TOP OFF. Boil the mixture for about 25 minutes, and then simmer. You will know it is done when you can push your nail through the carrots.
Add I tsp salt
Blend the soup
Add 1 tblspn turmeric concentrate
Add the juice of ½ of a lime
Add ¼ cup of coconut milk
Add handful of cilantro

Palak Paneer


Ingredients                        
2 lbs Frozen spinach
1 tbsp chana dal soaked in water for about an hour
1 onion diced
1 onion chopped
2 tomatoes chopped
1 inch ginger
1 garlic clove
1 Green chili
1 tsp garam masala
1 tbsp oil
1 tsp Cumin
200 gms paneer cubed and shallow fried
2 Tbsp heavy cream (optional)
Few drops of lime juice

1) In a pressure cooker add spinach, chana dal, diced onions,chili, tomatoes, ginger and garlic clove with little water. Cook it till 1 whistle. DO NOT OVER COOK.
2) Once cooled mash the mixture with hand mixer. Keep it aside.
3) In kadhai heat oil and temper it with cumin.
4) Add chopped onions. Saute till transparent.
5) Pour the palak mixture on heated oil and jeera.
6) Add garam masala and cook for another 2 min.
7) Add fried paneer and salt
8) Finish the recipe with adding heavy cream and chopped coriander
9) Once the flame is turned off sprinkle few drops of lime juice to give the extra touch

Vegatable Cutlets


Ingredients:
1) 1/2 cup green peas boiled and mashed
2) 1/4 cup grated carrot
3) 1/4 cup grated cabbage
4) 1/4 cup finely chopped green beans
5) 6-7 medium sized potatoes boiled and mashed
6) 1/4 cup grated beet root ( optional)
7) 1 tbsp finely chopped ginger and garlic and 1 tsp of chopped green chilies
8) 1 tbsp Pav bhaji masala or 1/2 tbsp of Garam masala
9) 1 tsp Chaat masala
10) 2 tsp lemon/lime juice
11) Handful of chopped coriander
12) 1 Tbsp corn starch
13) Samolina or bread crumbs for coating
14) Oil for shallow frying

Recipe :
1) In pan heat 1tbsp oil and saute chopped garlic, ginger and green chilies
2) Saute all the veggies except potatoes starting with carrot and cabbage since it takes longer to cook.
3) Add all the dry masalas and let it cook for a min.
4) Add constarch 
5) Add salt and mashed potatoes.
6) Turn off the heat and then add lemon juice.
7) Once the stuffing is cooled down make cutlets in any shape you like, most popular is ‘HEART’
8) Coat each cutlet with either semolina or breadcrumbs and shallow fry till golden brown.
9) Garnish with salad leaves and onion rings and serve with Green chutney or tomato ketchup.
You can add any other veggies of your choice like grated zuccini,spinach, even arugula.

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