Lunch Recipes

sweet pongal with condensed milk
Festival, Pongal Recipes, Recipes, Rice Recipes, Sweets & Desserts

Sakkarai pongal with condensed milk, Sweet pongal

Sakkarai pongal with condensed milk/ Sweet pongal with condensed milk is a delicious and very easy to make sweet that can be prepared for festivals like pongal, tamil new year, Ugadi and other festivals. Traditionally pongal is prepared with rice, moong dal and jaggery, as I always post different varieties […]

 
tawa meen roast thalappakatti
Fish Recipes, Lunch Recipes, Poriyal/ Fry, Recipes

Tawa meen roast thalappakatti, Tawa fish fry

Tawa fish roast/ Tawa meen roast is a flavorful and lip smacking fish roast where spiced batter coated fish fillet is again coated with breadcrumbs and roasted to perfection on tawa. This style of tawa fish fry/ meen roast idea I purely adopted from thalappakatti restaurant not claiming it’s the […]

 
clay pot prawn biryani recipe-1
Biryani Recipes, Clay Pot Recipes, Lunch Recipes, Recipes, Rice Recipes, Shrimp Recipes

Clay pot prawn biryani recipe, Clay pot biryani

Clay pot prawn biryani/ Clay pot biryani is a delicious and aromatic one pot dish where flavorful basmati rice is cooked to perfection in masala prawn mixture in clay pot. This biryani calls for regular and simple ingredients just like any other biryani but all the difference in the flavors […]

 
chicken rasam
Chicken Recipes, Lunch Recipes, Rasam, Recipes, Soups

Chicken rasam recipe, Chicken soup, Kozhi rasam

Chicken Rasam/ Chicken soup/ Kozhi rasam is a delicious and spicy chicken broth flavored with freshly ground spices and coriander leaves. A much needed South Indian style soup/ rasam that needs to be slurped during this cold season/ any rainy day to keep you warm. We are always reminded of […]

 
nethili fish fry recipe
Fish Recipes, Lunch Recipes, Poriyal/ Fry, Recipes, Snacks, Starters

Nethili fish fry recipe, Nethili fry

Nethili fish fry/ Anchovies fry is a yummy deep fried starter/ appetizer/ snack that can be easily prepared with handful ingredients. This nethili fry starter is something people would love to order in restaurants just like Chicken lollipop Chicken 65 and now you can make it at home and serve […]

 
chicken tawa fry recipe
Chicken Recipes, Lunch Recipes, Poriyal/ Fry, Recipes

Chicken tawa fry recipe, Tawa chicken fry

Chicken tawa fry/ Chicken tawa roast as the name suggests it is a simple yet delicious chicken fry recipe prepared by roasting/ frying marinated pieces of chicken in tawa to perfection with flavors of curry leaves. We usually eat either chicken lollipop, chicken 65, chili chicken, chicken drumstick (baked) or […]

 
chicken 65 fried rice
Air fryer recipes, Chicken Recipes, Lunch Recipes, Potluck Recipes, Recipes, Rice Recipes

Chicken 65 fried rice, Air fryer chicken 65 fried rice

Chicken 65 fried rice/ Air fryer Chicken 65 fried rice is a delicious Indo-Chinese one pot meal prepared by tossing cooked basmati rice in air fried chicken 65 mixture loaded with some scrambled eggs and crunchy veggies. It is not that complicated  as it sounds,  in simple words this fried […]

 
ragi roti
Breakfast and Dinner Recipes, Finger millet recipes, Lunch Recipes, Millet recipes, Others, Recipes

Ragi roti recipe, Ragi chapati, Finger millet roti

Ragi roti/ Finger millet roti is a soft, delicious and healthy flatbread as finger millet is rich in calcium, is a good source of fiber and also aids in weight as well apart from several other benefits. I have earlier posted many recipes with ragi/ millet flour in the blog […]

 
ellu sadam
Festival, Lunch Recipes, Navaratri recipes, Recipes, Rice Recipes, Variety rice

Ellu sadam recipe, Sesame rice

Ellu sadam/ Sesame rice is a very quick and easy to make variety rice that can be made with freshly ground sesame podi/ ellu podi. This flavorful rice is a very popular kalavai sadam during purattasi, adi perukku and often offered as prasad/ neivedhyam in temples, also is made as […]

 
parangikai puli kuzhambu-1
Kuzhambu/ Dal, Lunch Recipes, Recipes

Parangikai puli kuzhambu, Yellow pumpkin kuzhambu

Yellow pumpkin kuzhambu/ Parangikai puli kuzhambu is basically a spicy and tangy tamarind based gravy known as vatha/ Puli kuzhambu  super popular in Tamil Nadu. Puli kuzhambu/ vatha kuzhambu can be prepared with variety of fresh and dry veggies like turkey beery, manathakkali, potato, brinjal, garlic, drumstick, cluster beans and […]