Lunch Recipes

soya kola urundai
Lunch Recipes, Poriyal/ Fry, Recipes, Snacks

Soya chunks kola urundai recipe, Veg kola urundai

Soya kola urundai/ Meal maker kola is a deep fried delicious snack prepared with soya chunks is a replica of non veg kola urundai/ fritter which is usually prepared with minced mutton. Yes this veg kola urundai  with crispy outer and soft interior is prepared with minced soya chunks which […]

peerkangai sambar recipe
Kuzhambu/ Dal, Lunch Recipes, Recipes

Peerkangai sambar recipe, Ridge gourd sambar

Peerkangai sambar/ Ridge gourd sambar is a very easy and quick to make side dish/ stew prepared with toor dal, veggies snd tamarind extract. This sambar goes very well with idli, dosa and rice. We can prepare sambar with a variety of veggies like carrot, brinjal, pumpkin, drumstick, small onion […]

calicut chicken biryani recipe
Biryani Recipes, Lunch Recipes, Non veg Recipes, Recipes, Rice Recipes, South Indian recipes

Calicut chicken biryani recipe, Kerala chicken biryani

Calicut chicken dum biryani or kerala chicken biryani is one such delicious dum biryani loaded with flavors. Yes the flavors and taste comes from the Kerala’s special  Kaima rice/ Jeerakasala rice a short grain rice used in this biryani. Also the preparation is little different from other dum biryani which […]

quinoa fried rice
Lunch box idea, Lunch Recipes, Quinoa Recipes, Recipes

Quinoa egg fried rice recipe, Indian quinoa recipes

Quinoa egg fried “rice” is a delicious and classic combination of stir fried veggies, egg and cooked quinoa. This is a healthy version of fried rice as it is contains quinoa a seed that is rich in protein and contains all 9 essential amino acids. You can try adding chicken […]

murungai keerai rasam recipe
Lunch Recipes, Rasam, Recipes

Murungai keerai rasam, Drumstick leaves rasam

Moringa rasam/ Drumstick leaves rasam is a delicious and healthy soup prepared with murungai keerai/ drumstick leaves, cooked toor dal and tamarind juice with little tempering. This murungai keerai rasam can be served with hot rice or can be sipped as soup as well, a much needed drink for this […]

karunai kizhangu adai
Lunch Recipes, Poriyal/ Fry, Recipes

Karunai kizhangu adai recipe, Yam adai

Karunai kizhangu adai/ Yam adai is a yummy savory pancake served as side dish during lunch along with sambar or any other gravy. Usually we serve stir fry/ poriyal during lunch so this one surely stands out and still has all features of traditional side dish. Yam adai is prepared […]

soya chunk fry recipe
Gravy/ Curry/ Masala, Lunch Recipes, Recipes, Side dish for chapati

Soya chunk fry recipe, Meal maker fry

Soya chunk/ Meal maker fry is a simple and quick to make side dish prepared with few basic ingredients. This soya chunk fry tastes great when served with simple pulao/ roti. This can be easily prepared on working days and is a lunch box friendly dish as it is fry/ […]

muslim style chicken biryani
Biryani Recipes, Lunch Recipes, Recipes, Rice Recipes

Bhai veetu chicken biryani recipe, Muslim style biryani

Bhai veetu chicken biryani – flavored rice consisting of chicken (one pot meal) prepared in traditional style/ muslim style usually served in muslim wedding and function/ special occasions. The preparation for chicken and mutton biryani completely differs as i have seen in my husbands the professionals come and cook for […]

kakarakaya ulli karam
Gravy/ Curry/ Masala, Lunch Recipes, Recipes

Kakarakaya ulli karam, Bitter gourd onion masala

Kakarakaya ulli karam is a spicy and lip smacking side dish from Andhra cuisine prepared by adding fried bitter gourd /karela to spicy onion mixture. This bitter gourd dish is very peculiar one from usual curry, stir fry or masala, so anyone who wouldn’t like bitter gourd will start loving […]

egg quinoa recipe
Lunch Recipes, Quinoa Recipes, Recipes

Egg quinoa recipe, Indian quinoa recipes

Egg quinoa/ Quinoa egg rice is a quick and easy to make main dish prepared by adding cooked white quinoa to scrambled eggs which is flavored with cilantro. This egg quinoa is a replica of Indian egg rice which is made with just handful of ingredients, so I thought why […]