South Indian recipes

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 […]

 
onion chutney recipe, vengaya chutney recipe, chutney
Breakfast and Dinner Recipes, Chutney/ Podi, Recipes, Side dish for breakfast, South Indian recipes, Veg Recipes

Onion chutney recipe, How to make vengaya chutney

I learnt this simple, spicy and yummy tasting chutney from my MIL and i make this chutney as side accompany when i don’t have enough time to make anything with huge preparation. Though it has only handful ingredients the end results seem super vow. So lets get to the recipe! […]

 
kanda poha
Breakfast and Dinner Recipes, North Indian main dish, North Indian recipes, Poha Recipes, South Indian recipes, Veg Recipes

Kanda Poha, How to make kanda poha

Poha /aval also known as flattened rice is something with which i love to make breakfast. Kanda poha  is a crunchy, spicy and little tangy recipe.  It is easy to cook and can be made with lot of variations as well. This recipe requires no pre preparation and can be […]

 
pulusu upma
Arya Vysya recipes, Breakfast and Dinner Recipes, Recipes, South Indian recipes, Upma, Veg Recipes

Pulusu upma, Tamarind upma recipe

Pulusu upma/ Tamarind upma is an authentic arya vysya recipe where ground rice is cooked in tamarind extract. Its flavor is distinct from other upma variety made at home as it carries tanginess, spiciness and little sweet. My mom often makes it at home and i carry forwarded this traditional […]

 
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. […]

 
lemon rice
Arya Vysya recipes, Recipes, South Indian recipes, Veg Recipes

Lemon rice recipe, Elumichai sadam, How to make nimmakaya pulihora

Yesterday wen me and my hubby were taking a look at the old pics taken in las vegas it reminded me of the lemon rice that I had packed to eat for lunch during our long drive. So I thought why not refresh the memories with same rice. Lemon rice […]

 
kothu parotta, parotta
Non veg Recipes, Recipes, South Indian Bread, South Indian recipes

Kothu parotta recipe, How make kothu parotta

A mouth watering one pot dish and popular street food in Tamil Nadu which can be prepared either by making fresh  parottas or left over ones. I usually make simple  beginner version of this, but this time I thought let me give it a try and this turned out great. […]

 
chicken kuzhambu
Non veg Recipes, Recipes, South Indian recipes

Chicken kuzhambu recipe, Kodi pulusu, How to make kozhi kuzhambu

Pregnancy is an important phase in every women’s life. It is a pleasant and beginning of a new journey with no route map and only known destination. It changes our tastes and preferences and most importantly ourselves without taking our consent so my pregnancy cravings made me alter lot of […]