Lunch Recipes

pavakkai
Poriyal/ Fry, Recipes, South Indian recipes, Veg Recipes

Pavakkai fry, Bitter gourd fry recipe

Since bitter gourd is rich in vitamins and iron i make sure to add it to our diet somehow and the last resort was to make chips out of it as my husband dislikes it. Bitter gourd fry a crispy vegetable chips which will make anyone to taste even its […]

 
Poriyal/ Fry, Recipes, South Indian recipes, Veg Recipes

Tindora fry, Kovakkai poriyal, Thondakai vepudu recipe

Tindora fry is simple and delicious recipe prepared with few basic ingredients is always a big hit in my recipe list. I was not a big fan of tindora/ kovakkai/thondakai until I tasted this recipe. It tastes so delicious since the tindora will be be cooked only in the oil […]

 
kappa
Poriyal/ Fry, Recipes, South Indian recipes, Veg Recipes

Kappa fry recipe, How to make kappa fry

It was during my school days my dad bought this delicious kappa fry sold in some shop when we newly shifted to abudhabi. I finish the whole box , It was that yummy I can say I dint bother to share it with anyone. Since then my mom started preparing […]

 
Shrimp Curry
Gravy/ Curry/ Masala, Non veg Recipes, Recipes, South Indian recipes

Capsicum shrimp curry recipe

Capsicum shrimp curry  is so much trending at my home and i have started making it often so i wanted to share it in my blog. This gravy requires no grinding and is  little different from usual shrimp gravy as it holds some crunchiness and flavors from capsicum as well. […]

 
puli kozhambu
Kuzhambu/ Dal, Recipes, South Indian recipes, Veg Recipes

Kathirikai puli kuzhambu recipe, How to make puli kuzhambu

Kathirikai puli kuzhambu is a must have recipe in my monthly cooking list because I relished this recipe from my childhood. This gravy  tickles your tongue as it is tangy and  at the same time spicy. This can be made with lot of variations and with different vegetables  but today […]

 
fish fry
Non veg Recipes, Poriyal/ Fry, Recipes, South Indian recipes

Fish fry recipe, How to make fish fry

An awesome side dish packed with protein without which Sundays lunch cannot be full filled. For this recipe I have used cat fish which is the only variety that like to taste in the absence of vanjaram fish. The below recipe is a simple version and will taste delicious with […]

 
mulangi sambar
Kuzhambu/ Dal, Recipes, South Indian recipes, Veg Recipes

Mulangi sambar, Radish sambar recipe

This is an all time favorite sambar for my hubby. Radish / mulangi sambar is often made by my MIL along with potato poriyal and this was the first dish she served me when i got married so it holds a sweet memory too and i also remember that the […]

 
vendakkai sambar
Kuzhambu/ Dal, Recipes, South Indian recipes, Veg Recipes

Vendakai sambar, Okra sambar recipe

I usually don’t make sambar with vendakai / okra as i like it best in poriyal/ vepudu. I am compelled to prepare sambar with it because this vendakai /okra was harvested at my home. Since i had only handful of them i chose to make sambar out of it and […]

 
palak pappu
Kuzhambu/ Dal, Recipes, South Indian recipes, Veg Recipes

Palak pappu recipe, How to make palak pappu

Palak pappu as the name suggests it is made with 2 key ingredients palak / spinach and toor dal. This is a very nutritious and healthy dal recipe and tastes best with rice and roti. I make this very often at home with fresh spinach harvested from my patio garden. […]

 
Gravy/ Curry/ Masala, Kuzhambu/ Dal, Non veg Recipes, Recipes, Side dish for chapati, South Indian recipes

Chicken kuzhambu recipe, Kodi pulusu, Kozhi kuzhambu

Chicken kuzhambu/Kozhi kuzhambu/ Kodi pulusu is a thick gravy prepared with chicken pieces and masala. This kuzhambu can be prepared with coconut or without coconut. So I made this kuzhambu with cashew paste, yes you heard it right! Cashew paste adds extra taste, perfect texture, thickness and richness to the […]