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 …

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 …

Potato Tornado / Potato Spirals

Potato Tornado is a type of potato recipe which is prepared by cutting whole potato into spirals. The spirals look at first very difficult for us to try at home, but a very simple technique can make the potato into a spiral potato. I came across the picture of this spiral potato while looking out for Read More …

Onion Tomato Chutney

Breakfast or Dinner, this onion tomato chutney is a perfect combination for both dosa and idli. We can’t see a dosa or idli recipe in restaurants without this chutney as one of the side dishes. An easy chutney recipe for a quick breakfast and dinner, which can be prepared in a maximum of 15 minutes. Read More …

Mushroom Pepper Fry

Mushroom pepper fry is another very easy recipe from me. A warm recipe for chill season. Also it serves as a best starter or as a side dish for all occasions. Coarse-grounded pepper used at the end of the recipe gives it a nice hot taste and warmness. Other than that, the recipe is a very simple Read More …

Chicken Drumsticks – Deep Fried

Need a quick chicken drumsticks recipe on Sundays in a span of 15 minutes – Here is the one. All of us wondered on KFC chicken’s secret spices. We can see a huge number of social media posts regarding the secret herbs of KFC chicken. Though we have the list in our hand, we can’t Read More …

Grilled Potato / Roasted Potato / Potato Roast

Potato either roasted or boiled and cooked, it’s the topmost favorite snack for me. This grilled potato is my creation, which I casually tried by replacing chicken with boiled potato for trying a new Potato 65 recipe long back ago. From then on, this recipe got a special place in my recipes list and in my family. Read More …

Pepper Chicken / Spicy Pepper Chicken

Chicken recipes are always mouth-watery and most of the time very easy to prepare. Pepper chicken is one among the very easy chicken recipes. This recipe needs the basic ingredients to get the spicy chicken. Recipe relies mainly on pepper to give the hot and spicy touch to the dish.  A very warm dish during this Read More …

Homemade Paneer / Cottage Cheese / Paneer

Paneer, also known as cottage cheese in India, is one of the delicious-recipes-giving food. Paneer Butter Masala, Paneer Tikka, Palak Paneer, Shahi Paneer, Kadai Paneer,… the list goes long, long, and long. Most famous recipes and rich recipes are made with Paneer. Paneer is a rich source of calcium, protein, fat, and phosphorus as far as Read More …