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 …

Ghee Rice / Nei Soru

How to make Ghee Rice (spice-flavored Basmati Rice) Recipe… Looking for an easy recipe to go with a rich gravy – either veg or non-veg, this ghee rice goes well with both. Weekends are the days when we wish to relax, at the same time wish to eat tasty foods. If we plan to cook Read More …

Phulka / Chapathi

Phulka, also known as chapathi, a slight variant of chapathi, is a flat bread made up of whole wheat atta. Puffing of chapathi is Phulka. It’s a Hindi word Phulka translated to English as puffing. We usually make chapathi on a tawa. Both sides are cooked on the tawa itself, whereas in Phulka, one side Read More …

Ven Pongal / Pongal / Khara Pongal / Ghee Pongal

Ven Pongal – a perfect breakfast recipe, a traditional dish prepared with rice and dal. It’s an all time favorite festive season recipe as well as weekly recipe. It’s usually served with coconut chutney and sambar. You can’t see the vegetarian hotel menu without this recipe included. This traditional recipe will be prepared in almost every Read More …

Manjal Kuzhi Paniyaram/Gunta Ponganalu/Paddu

Paniyaram is a special Indian dish made with dosa batter. Usually it is made out of leftover dosa batter to finish them. Kids love different colors of food. This manjal kuzhi paniyaram is a twist in color of the traditional kuzhi paniyaram. A kids’ friendly version of the original one. Different colors can be achieved Read More …