Thattu Vadai Set – Thattu Vadai Sandwich

This is not salem thattu vadai set, but a recipe which I have tasted since my childhood and still tasting every time I go to my native place, Gobichettipalayam. The same small shop which is selling only these thattu vadai sets is still continuing to sell them and selling only them. The ingredients I guessed Read More …

Sambar Powder – Grandma Style – Monthly batch

Sambar powder, my grandma gave it to my mother and my mother gave it to me. To my surprise, my mother-in-law and her mother followed the same ratio. Maybe most of the kongunadu people may be following the same ratio. In our region, we will be usually preparing the sambar powder for a six months’ Read More …

Chinthamani Chicken – Kongunadu Special

  One of the easiest chicken recipe from my region kongunadu. A very tasty yet very very simple recipe. We used to prepare this recipe in Sundays for the 11 o’clock time in the morning when the whole long procedure for chicken kulambu and varuval is in process. The chicken is such an easy one Read More …

Chicken Clear Soup – Toddler Recipe

How to prepare Chicken Clear Soup? It’s an all-time favorite soup for all age groups. A nourishing soup for toddlers. We can also use this soup like a rasam and mix with rice to make a toddler-friendly bland-tasting recipe. Toddlers love varieties at the same time like bland taste very much, like eating boiled white rice alone or Read More …

Fish Kulambu / Fish Curry / Kerala Fish Curry

How to make Kerala Fish Curry? Kerala Fish Curry is a very simple fish curry recipe, yet very tasteful one. It includes very least ingredients and giving out a mouth-watery fish curry. When I first started cooking fish, I cooked only fish fry. Why fish fry? Because it needs only ginger-garlic paste and a tablespoon Read More …

Chicken Pulimunchi / Tamarind Chicken

Taste a tangy chicken curry…. Pulimunchi is a traditional curry made with cooking fish in tamarind juice. A variation of this can be done by replacing fish with chicken, which gives us a different variety of chicken, cooked in tamarind juice. This involves dry roasting coriander, methi, cumin, and ajwain and then finely powdering them Read More …

Paruppu Urundai Kulambu / Urundai Kulambu / Lentil Dumplings Curry

Paruppu urundai kulambu is a traditional South-Indian curry recipe made with dal dumplings and tamarind juice. Dumplings are made out of dal and cooked in tamarind juice, which gives the curry an awesome taste. The traditional recipe is quite a lengthy one, which we can shorten with a few shortcuts in between. Using sambhar powder instead of Read More …

Kids’ Friendly Chicken Biryani / Chicken Dum Biryani

Muslim Amma Chicken Biryani – Yes, I call it as such, as I got this recipe from my neighbor whom we call as muslim amma. All credits goes to her. Do you know why? Because she gave me the exact amount for each and every ingredient in the biryani. This is a kids’ friendly recipe Read More …

Kovakkai Fry / Ivy Gourd Fry / Dondakaya Vepudu / Tindora Fry

Yet another healthy fry to my list of healthy diet recipes is Kovakkai fry, also known as Ivy Gourd fry, dondakaya vepudu, or tindora fry. Ivy Gourd or Kovakkai is good for sugar control. Usually, diabetic patients prefer to eat this healthy vegetable, but including this in our regular family diet will help us to Read More …

Capsicum Cheese Bread Toast

How to make capsicum cheese bread toast? A Perfect Evening Snack especially for kids and also for all age groups. Capsicum cheese bread toast is a very simple and easy evening snack for kids. It will be very healthy if we choose to use whole wheat bread. Kids will love this cheesy snack for their Read More …