Cabbage, Potato, Tomato Dal / Kootu !!


Today’s recipe is the easy & simple spicy dal. This is the best accompaniment with steamed rice, idli, dosa, parathas, chappati etc., Vegetables can be an option as per wish. This dal / kootu is one of most important dish in south Indian cuisine, mostly the water content vegetable is best for kootu. The vegetables,…

Cilantro Chicken Dum Briyani !!!


Today’s recipe is cilantro chicken dum biriyani !! it is easy to prepare & having a great flavor of cilantro & mint. Avoid red chili powder, instead of it I added green chilies.  Marination Time : 15 minutes / an hour Cooking Time : 30 minutes Recipes Cuisine : South India Ingredients: Oil – 2…

South Indian- #Lunch Menu 1 (Easy & Simple)


In Indian cuisine, traditionally lunch is consist of several – course meal. This is my first post on lunch menu, it is really helpful people like me, because whenever planning for the lunch I get confused. In tamil cuisine, every single items has its own flavor & taste. The main principle in planning the menu…

Spinach Stir Fry / Palak Keerai Porriayal!!


Spinach porrial / stir fry is healthy & nutritious recipe in South Indian cuisine. It is really a simply dish, can be prepared within 10 minutes. This is the recipe, mostly my mom use to prepare every time in my home, I really love it. This stir fry goes well with steam rice, curd rice,…

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,…

Carrot Beans Porriyal / Stir fry !!


Carrot beans stir fry recipe is one of the most simple side dish. While boiling / steaming vegetables, always half cook it, this helps to retain its natural color and nutrients. This is the best side dish for vatha kozhambu, sambar, variety rice dishes, etc., Ingredients: Carrot – 1 cup (finely chopped) Beans – 1…