Lunch Recipes

fish dum biryani recipe
Biryani Recipes, Fish Recipes, Lunch Recipes, Recipes, Rice Recipes

Fish dum biryani recipe, Fish biryani

Fish dum biryani is a spicy, flavorful and delicious biryani prepared by layering fried fish on a layer of onion tomato masala mixture and finally put to dum with a layer of basmati rice and cooked to perfection. Sounds interesting right? We usually make biryani with chicken/ shrimp but due […]

matar paneer recipe
Gravy/ Curry/ Masala, Lunch Recipes, North Indian Side dish, Recipes

Matar paneer recipe, How to make Matar paneer

Matar paneer is a very creamy and rich gravy prepared with matar/ green peas and cottage cheese/ paneer in spicy onion, tomato and cashew paste. This is one such popular gravy in the restaurant menu and is usually served with jeera rice / Indian bread like these Naan, Italian herbs […]

mor kuzhambu
Kuzhambu/ Dal, Lunch Recipes, Recipes

Vendakkai mor kuzhambu, Mor kuzhambu recipe

Vendakkai mor kuzhambu is simple and easy to make coconut based kuzhambu/ stew prepared with buttermilk and ladies finger/ vendakkai.  Its taste and flavors are very distinct from the regular kuzhambu and can be prepared without much effort. Mor kuzhambu can be prepared with variety of vegetables and this recipe […]

white brinjal kura recipe
Gravy/ Curry/ Masala, Lunch Recipes, Poriyal/ Fry, Recipes

White brinjal kura recipe, Vankaya kura

White brinjal kura is a spicy, tangy and dry dish prepared with white brinjal, tamarind pulp and roasted spices. This brinjal podi kura tastes great when served along with sambar and rice or just with hot rice topped with ghee. I wanted to try making a dish with white brinjal […]

italian naan with yeast
Breakfast and Dinner Recipes, Lunch Recipes, North Indian Bread, North Indian main dish, Recipes

Italian herbs naan recipe, Italian naan with yeast

Italian herbs naan is a variety of naan flavored with Italian herbs and paprika, prepared on tawa. This is a soft, and puffy flatbread prepared with maida and yeast. This can be prepared with or without yeast and with with or without maida just like this recipe which I posted […]

achari pulao
Lunch Recipes, Pulao Recipes, Recipes, Rice Recipes

Achari vegetable pulao recipe, Achari pulao

Achari vegetable pulao is a delicious and interesting vegetarian pulao/ one pot meal prepared with veggies and pickle. Yes that’s true that’s why the pulao has its name called “ACHARI”. This pulao has a perfect balance of taste and flavor of a regular pulao and pickle, basically you will have […]

rajma pulao recipe
Lunch Recipes, Pressure Cooker Recipes, Pulao Recipes, Recipes, Rice Recipes

Rajma pulao recipe, Kidney beans pulao

Rajma pulao / Kidney beans pulao is a very easy and quick to make healthy one pot meal prepared with rajma/ Kidney beans and basmati rice. This flavorful rice can be served with plain curd or simple raita and also serves as excellent lunch box recipe. This recipe works great […]

vazhaipoo biryani recipe
Biryani Recipes, Lunch Recipes, Pressure Cooker Recipes, Recipes, Rice Recipes

Vazhaipoo biryani recipe, Banana flower biryani

Banana flower biryani/ Vazhaipoo biryani is a delicious, healthy and interesting one pot recipe where sauteed banana flower and rice is cooked to perfection along with spices. Banana flower/ Vazhaipoo is not liked by much for its bitter taste but adding it to our diet in an yummy way is […]

beetroot thoran recipe
Lunch Recipes, Onam Recipes, Poriyal/ Fry, Recipes

Beetroot thoran recipe, Beetroot stir fry

Beetroot thoran/ Beetroot stir fry is a delish and flavorful stir fry/ poriyal where tempered beetroot mixture is mixed with coconut shallot mixture and cooked to perfection using coconut oil. This dry side dish tastes great when served along with sambar and rice during lunch. This dish also is one of […]

pepper paneer recipe
Gravy/ Curry/ Masala, Lunch Recipes, Paneer Recipes, Recipes

Paneer pepper masala recipe, Pepper paneer recipe

Paneer pepper masala is a spicy and flavorful side dish that goes well with roti, fried rice, noodles or can be relished just like an appetizer as well. This dish is quick to make and serves to b an excellent lunch box recipe also. A long list of basic ingredients […]