Suzhiyam / Fried Sweet Dumplings !!


SUZHIYAM is one of the most popular diwali special recipe in South Indian Cuisine !! This recipe is my hubby’s most favorite. My Mother-in-law use to make this dish on every diwali feast. So this time it was on my do list. Suzhiyan or Seeyam or SUZHIYAM is a delicious sweet dish in which channa…

Spicy Vegetable Dum Biriyani / Vegetable Rice !!


Today’s recipe is a southern style spiced vegetable dum biriyani.  Its is an simple one pot meal, with colorful vegetables. Beetroot is my special ingredient in this recipe, it gives a very natural & bright red color to biriyani. I never prepared veg dum biriyani before, because am afraid that I may mash the vegetables. But…

Bitter Melon Curry / Masala / Pagarkai thokku !!


Bitter melon contains a hypoglycemic compound (a plant insulin) that is highly beneficial in lowering sugar levels in blood and urine. Bitter melon juice has been shown to significantly improve glucose tolerance without increasing blood insulin levels. So here is the recipe bitter gourd Masala, it is simple & tasty recipe in south Indian cuisine,…

Black Chickpea Spicy Curry / Masala !!


  Vegan Thursday !! I am a sai Baba devotee, so I always avoid cooking non-vegetarian on every Thursday & Saturday. Today’s recipes is South Indian style spiced black chickpeas curry / masala, this is one of the dish I planned to prepare for a long time, yesterday only I brought this chickpea (easily available…

Healthy South Indian Style Buttermilk / Spicy Butter milk !!


  Perfect summer refreshing beverage “Spicy Buttermilk”. I love homemade buttermilk, because it can be prepared according to our wish by giving many flavors to it. This recipe goes well with both spicy & sweet by adding fresh fruits / vegetables / spices, which is really refreshing & healthy too. For example, the green chili helps…

Szechwan Style Tofu !!


  Feeling lazy / don’t have any idea for dinner tonight ? Don’t get stress of thinking it, here is the delicious & healthy Chinese take-out recipe Schewan style tofu !! Szechuan cuisine, Sichuan cuisine, or Szechwan cuisine is a style of Chinese cuisine originating from Sichuan province in southwestern China. It has bold flavors,…