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Vegan Kushka – aromatic rice

Vegan Kushka – aromatic rice

Kushka –  aromatic rice Kushka is very popular in Chennai and other parts of Tamilnadu. This versatile dish can be served with any thick gravy or tempered eggs or nicely cooked meat.

Pressure Cooked Rice

Pressure Cooked Rice

Rice Rice is a staple food in many countries and India is one among them, especially eastern and southern regions of the country. More than half the globe has rice as the staple food. Now a days, even those who do not have rice as […]

Sambar – Easy Method

Sambar – Easy Method

Sambar Sambar is a staple curry for rice prepared everyday in almost every kitchen of Tamilnadu. It is highly nutritious and delicious as it has toor dal as the base ingredient which has high protein content. Along with dal 3 or more vegetables are added […]

Dosa Pizza with mixed vegetables

Dosa Pizza with mixed vegetables

Dosa Pizza and Pizza I am one heck lover of pizzas. I love them so much that I want to have at least a slice everyday. Hmmm really? Everyday? So I wanted to do something to satisfy this delicious craze I have. As South Indians, […]

Maravalli Kizhangu – Cassava

Maravalli Kizhangu – Cassava

Maravalli Kizhangu – Cassava Health benefits Maravalli kizhangu – Cassava is a gluten free, fibre and mineral rich root and a staple food in many countries. It also contains vitamin B6, vitamin C and has the capability to lower the risk of cardiovascular disease. It […]

Potato Sandwich

Potato Sandwich

Sandwich with boiled potatoes Most of us have busy morning schedules and want fast and easy cooking with already available ingredients in our kitchen. We need a breakfast that is not only fast and convenient to prepare but also filling our tummy with energy to […]

Groundnuts Sundal (Peanut Sundal) – A healthy snack

Groundnuts Sundal (Peanut Sundal) – A healthy snack

What is a Sundal? Before heading for Groundnuts Sundal one must know what is a sundal? A Sundal is a 2 step method of cooking which involves steaming and stir frying with aroma and seasoning. Legumes and bean varieties (like groundnuts or chickpeas or kidney […]

Nethili Varuval | Anchovy Fries

Nethili Varuval | Anchovy Fries

Nethili (Anchovy) Nethili varuval | Anchovy Fries is my favourite snack and side dish when it comes to fish. I love this fish because it does not have a strong smell like other fish types. The best thing about Anchovies is that they are available […]

Egg Omelette with Bread

Egg Omelette with Bread

Egg Omelette for Bread Egg Omelette is a very common and the easiest recipe to cook in less than 10 minutes. Anyone of any age can make this easy recipe. It is the best choice as a breakfast for those who don’t get enough time […]

Javvarisi Semiya Paal Payasam | Milk Payasam With Semolina & Sago

Javvarisi Semiya Paal Payasam | Milk Payasam With Semolina & Sago

Paal Payasam is a Main dessert of Tamilnadu Paal means ‘milk’ and Payasam ‘liquid dessert’ or dessert having soup like consistency. This is the most favourite and the most respected dessert of Tamilnadu and all over South India. Paal Payasam is one of the important […]