Lauki/Ghiya Recipes

Lauki, Ghiya, Kaddu, Bottle Gourd and here in America it is also called as Squash. One vegetable and so many different names...

Bottle gourds contain about 96% water . They are rich in dietary fibers, and are also a good source of vitamin B and contain iron as well. Bottle gourd is one of the lightest vegetable and it is easy to digest .

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There are plenty of dishes made out of Lauki. This is a vegetable whichi is naomally eaten during the fasting days as well. I have separated the lauki recipes to make your search easier.


lauki thepla

Lauki Thepla–Thepla is a Gujarati variety of pan fried Bread. Theplas are usually made with wheat flour, grated veggies, and spices. Our kitchen garden is having a last round of lauki (squash) before the first frost arrives. This recipe of delicious and healthy Indian bread Thepla was shared by a Gujarati friend's mother, who recently visited USA..... Please do write your experience after making the dish.......

Lauki Ka Halwa

Lauki Ka Halwa-Lauki ka halwa is a very popular and traditional dessert, made all over India. Lauki or bottle gourd is a vegetable which is eaten in many of the families in the days of fasting. There are so many different ways to make lauki ka halwa...I have realized this is the best liked recipe of Lauki ka halwa... So here we are.

Lauki_Ki_Kheer

Lauki Ki Kheer- Lauki or bottle gourd is a vegetable which is eaten in many of the families in the days of fasting. Lauki ki kheer is traditional dessert made all over India. Here I am writing my version of recipe of Lauki ki kheer which is very yummy in taste and is a perfect offering to Lord Krishna. ... ..

Lauki Ke Cheele

Lauki Ke Cheele-Lauki ke Cheele (pancakes of bottle gourd) – This is a very delicious dish. I have taken two lentils ; moong dal and gram (chana ) dal for this recipe; if you want you can take only moong dal. Lauki (bottle gourd) is one of the lightest vegetable and lentil and veggie combination makes a very delicious dish. Try out this recipe and please do not forget to write your comments….

Lauki lauj

Lauki ki lauj -Lauki or bottle gourd is a vegetable which is eaten in many families in fasting days. Lauki ki lauj is a dessert made with lauki and milk. This is a traditional dessert made all over India. Here I am writing my version of recipe of Lauki ki Lauj which is very yummy in taste and a perfect offering to God.

vrat ki lauki

Vrat ki Lauki -Lauki , squash or bottle gourd is a very healthy vegetable. This is one of the lightest vegetable and good for fasting days. This is a simple and easy preparation for lauki .

lauki juice Lauki Juice–I had never thought that I would be appreciating Lauki juice and would be writing it's recipe on my website until very recently. I had my first lauki juice in July 2012 and I actually liked it. Since our kitchen garden is blessed with numerous laukis this year. We distributed many of them to friends but there were still plenty left. And with the kids getting tired of even looking at a lauki, we
Lauki Ka Raita

Lauki Ka Raita -This is another yummy preparation from the healthy bottle gourd ( lauki) . This is a good coolant and can be served anytime with any meal.

Lauki Chane Ki Dal

Lauki Chane Ki Dal -This is a very delicious as well as nutritious preparation for lauki chane ki dal. Lauki/ bottle gourd is a very light vegetable and makes a perfect dish with the combination of Gram Dal (chana dal). Those who don’t like plain lauki will appreciate this preparation. So try this recipe out……

Lauki ke kofte

Lauki ke Kofte -The word 'Kofte' has come from the Middle East, and these dishes have Mughlai influence. Koftas are usually made of grounded meat. In India various vegetarian koftas are in vogue, because of a large vegetarian population. Koftas are delicious, rich delicacies. This recipe is for delicious lauki ke kofte....

Lauki-sabji

Lauki Ki Sabji -Lauki , squash or bottle gourd is a very healthy vegetable. This is one of the lightest vegetable and good for stomach. This is a simple and easy preparation for semi dry veg(lauki )...

sambhari

Sambhar- is a South Indian lentil preparation. It is a delicious and very nutritious dish, as it has, vegetables, lentils, tamarind juice and spices in it. Sambhar is made in different ways in each state of Southern India. It is served with rice, idli, Dosa, Uttapam etc ..