greeny babycorn on a bed of daliya/couscous

baby corns is an all time favorite with both of us and we like it as crunchy as possible........arvind like this greeny baby corn in a sandwich but for me it is a good accompaniment of my steamed daliya or's so simple that it's ready within 15 minutes if you have soaked daliya ( if using)....fine couscous gets cooked without much soaking......

this recipe was lying in my drafts for a long time n now it gets it's well deserved place here......fresh n for any meal of the day and healthy as i like it to be.............

to prepare couscous....soak 1/4 cup of couscous in 1/2 cup of buttermilk, salt n pepper to taste n let it rest untill you chop the veggies...........microwave in a container with lid for 2 minutes just before arranging the dish.....

to prepare greeny babycorns..........chop a handful of spinach with all the stems roughly,chop green part of a spring onion, slit around 10 baby corns lengthwise, finely chop 5-6 garlic cloves finely and crush 12-15 peppercorns roughly..........

heat a tsp of oil in a pan , tip in the garlic n let it get fried.......tip in the chopped veggies , salt to taste n crushed pepper corns and toss n fry until the spinach looks corns get half cooked by this time n it's done for me can cook it a bit more if you like...

to arrange.... spread cooked couscous on a plate and tip the cooked veggies on attractive to look at.......i get hungry seeing it........

i like it with a tall glass of buttermilk.....


  1. Baby corn are not easy to find here,sounds yummy with garlic and steamed couscous:)

  2. Green baby corn woth couscous sounds healthy. Nice snap.

  3. very nice healthy dish..nice presentation:)

  4. Lovely dish Sangeeta..Thats so healthy..I love baby corns..:)

  5. Baby corns and couscous sound great! Delicious!

  6. I love baby corns too and this dish looks so have so many healthy ones in your blog and am still bowled over after making your lotus stem recipe..

  7. Hi this is first time to ur blog and u have wonderful space here.. and some i have bookmarked it too.. got ur link thru parithas blog.. keep rocking dear and when u find time visit my space too..


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