8 Delicious Vegetarian Recipes In Under 30 Minutes!

We all live busy lives and have so many things to get done. Time is precious and your mealtime should...

We all live busy lives and have so many things to get done. Time is precious and your mealtime should not make you stressed. Here are some quick and easy suggestions for delicious Indian vegetarian recipes in under 30 minutes that can be used for any meal.

Masala Khichdi

Masala Khichdi - Rice and Moong Dal Recipe by Manjula

Masala Khichdi is a spicy variation of simple khichdi. This the ultimate comfort food which is also healthy. Khichdi is basically prepared with rice and lentils. Adding a few vegetables with spicy tomato seasoning makes khichdi a complete meal. Usually khichdi is served with yogurt, pickle and papdam.

Chickpea Pulav

Chickpea Pulav (Chole Biryani) Recipe by Manjula

Chickpea Pulav is a delicious combination of rice, chickpeas, and vegetables and then seasoned with spices. This is a great, hearty, and healthy meal. This is a one dish and one pot meal.

Quinoa vegetable pilaf

Quinoa Vegetable Pilaf Recipe by Manjula

Quinoa vegetable pilaf is a protein rich, gluten free and delicious dish. It is quick and easy to make.

Vegetable Pulav

 Hyderabadi Biryani (Vegetable Pulao) Recipe by Manjula

Vegetable pulav is a mix of vegetables and spices. If you are not in the mood to prepare a big meal, use vegetable pulav as a one-dish meal with yogurt, pickle, papadam or chutney.

Grilled Potato Sandwiches

Grilled Potato Sandwich Recipe by Manjula

Grilled Potato Sandwiches gives a different dimension to the classic grilled cheese sandwich. They are delicious and add an Indian taste to the standard grilled cheese. Potato& cheese sandwiches are excellent choice for a hearty and satisfying lunch.

Oat Dosa

Instant Oat Dosa Recipe by Manjula

Oat dosa is an easy recipe that is perfect for busy families. This gluten-free dish is made with oats, rice flour, yogurt, and a few spices. I add cabbage and carrots for texture. This is definitely a staple in my house.

Bread Uttapam

Bread Uttapam - South Indian Snack Recipe by Manjula

Bread Uttapam is a popular South Indian dish. Traditionally uttapam is made with rice and lentil batter, which can be a long process. Bread Uttapam, on the other hand, is instant and easy to make. Not to mention it tastes delicious. It tastes divine served hot and with a side of coconut chutney.

Aloo Puri

Aloo Puri (Potatoes with Fried Puffed Bread)

Aloo Puri, is spicy potatoes with gravy and puffed whole wheat bread (puri). It is simple and makes a complete meal. This is a popular combination in North India. This can be served for a casual breakfast, lunch or dinner.

Manjula Jain



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    April 26, 2017 at 12:28 am

    Thanks for sharing 30 minutes veg recipes which will be useful for working moms.

    June 29, 2016 at 10:00 pm

    I love your recipes. Whatever recipes i have tried has come out really well. Can you please post some more one dish recipes which I can take to office.

      Manjula Jain
      June 30, 2016 at 11:22 pm

      Usha, you will find some more one dish recipes on my website

    June 24, 2016 at 12:33 am


    sneha borkar
    June 22, 2016 at 10:52 pm

    Nice recipe i love your all recipe

      Manjula Jain
      June 22, 2016 at 11:52 pm

      Sneha, thank you

    June 22, 2016 at 7:33 pm

    Very very helpful for dinner

      Manjula Jain
      June 22, 2016 at 11:52 pm

      Gunjan, Thank you

    Ruby bal
    June 22, 2016 at 8:37 am


    Jill Brown
    June 22, 2016 at 8:08 am

    Your foof always looks so tasty and healthy. Thanks for sharing these wonderful dishes with us ????

      Manjula Jain
      June 22, 2016 at 11:53 pm

      Jill, Thank you and I appreciate your comment

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