It is very important to consume healthy and nutritious food. This is because it helps you to stay fit and active, as well as boost your energy levels.
If you want to enhance your health, then you must consider the different types of food that you eat. Also, you need to ensure that the ingredients used in making these dishes are fresh and have not gone bad.
The following seven recipes are going to be a hit every time you make them! They are not only delicious but also healthy for consumption.
Let’s talk about the top healthy recipes for you now:
- Chips and Dip
Potato chips are one of the most popular snacks in the world. They are crunchy, salty and delicious. Now you can enjoy them at home with your OTG!
For this recipe, thinly slice 250g of potatoes. Keep the slices under water to avoid it from getting brown in colour. Then remove from water and pat dry. Now grease the potato slices with oil and massage with your favorite seasonings. Lay on a baking tray lined with parchment and cook in your preheated OTG at 160 degrees for 15 mins. Keep checking your chips to prevent them from burning and turn the slices halfway for even browning on both sides. Cool and serve with your favorite dip!
- Vegetable Kebabs
In this recipe, we will be making kebabs using the OTG recipes. These are also known as oven toaster grillers. The kebabs may sound daunting, but this recipe has been tweaked keeping your health in mind. For this recipe you will need:
- 2 cups of boiled and mashed potatoes, carrots, beans, and peas
- 1 tsp chopped green chilies
- 1 tsp chopped ginger
Mix all the ingredients and form small balls. Flatten the balls between the palms of your hands and form the kebabs. Grease both sides with oil and lay on a baking tray lined with parchment paper. Then bake them in a preheated OTG oven at 200 degrees for 30 mins or until done. The kebabs must be crispy on the outside and soft and juicy on the inside. Serve with tangy tomato chutney and enjoy with your guests
- Baked Samosa
Samosas are a popular Indian snack that is usually fried in oil. They are usually stuffed with potatoes and peas or paneer (cheese). This baked version of the samosa uses potatoes, peas, peanuts, and spices to make a delicious filling that will satisfy your cravings for this tasty treat!
The dough for these Samosas is made with all-purpose flour, salt, ajwain (carom seeds), and hing (asafoetida). Make balls out of the dough and roll out long ovals. Cut them in half and fold them to join the ends and make a cone shape. Now mix the potato filling and peanuts and fill your samosa cones with them. Seal the samosas, brush with enough oil, and place on a baking tray lined with parchment. Preheat the OTG to 180 degrees C / 360 F and cook the samosas till they are brown and crispy. Serve with a tangy dip and enjoy these baked samosas guilt-free!
- Roasted vVegetables
Vegetables are an essential part of any meal and they make it feel healthy and fresh. They are also packed with nutrients, antioxidants, and vitamins that provide you with an overall good health. You can easily add these veggies to your meal but what if you are looking for something a little more than just adding them to your meal?
Here is one easy recipe that you can make in your OTG oven and serve as a side dish or even as a main course for dinner.
Granola is a great way to start your day. It’s full of healthy nuts, seeds and dried fruits that can provide you with all the nutrients you need for a great day ahead. However, store-bought granolas are often laden with sugar and preservatives which can be harmful for our health. So here’s how you can make homemade granola at home in your OTG oven!
- 1 cup oats (quick-cooking or regular)
- 1/4 cup pumpkin seeds
- 1/4 cup almonds or walnuts
- 1/4 cup sunflower seeds
- 1/2 teaspoon cinnamon powder (optional)
- 2 tablespoons jaggery or honey (optional)
- Healthy Paneer Tikka
Paneer Tikka Recipe for how to make in OTG
For this recipe, you will need the following:
- 1 cup diced paneer
- 1 cup diced bell peppers
- 1 tbsp oil or butter
- 1 tsp tikka masala
- Salt to taste
Mix all the ingredients well and line the paneer and vegetables on skewers. Place them on your grill rack and grill these in a preheated OTG at 170 degrees for 15-20 minutes or until it is cooked properly. Serve with a yogurt dip and enjoy with your family and friends.
- Grilled Chicken
If you are looking for some healthy recipes to make in your oven toaster grill, then you have come to the right place. We have compiled a list of delicious and nutritious meals that can be made in this amazing device.
- Chicken Breast with Rosemary & Thyme
For this healthy and tasty recipe, you will need the following ingredients:
- 300g of chicken breast, sliced into strips
- 1 tbsp of butter or olive oil
- Salt, to taste
- 1 tbsp seasoning of choice
Massage the chicken strips with the rest of the ingredients and roast them in a baking tray in a preheated OTG at 200 degrees for 30 minutes. Change the side halfway to allow even browning. You can also add garlic and rosemary or some diced veggies like potatoes and carrots with the chicken and make it a complete meal!