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Recipe A fragrant chicken and coconut curry from mangalore

A fragrant chicken and coconut curry from mangalore

Main Dish Very Easy 15 min 25 min
Ingredients: 5-15 whole dried red chilies, depending on the heat you want 4 heaping teaspoons coriander seeds 1/4 teaspoon mustard seeds 1/2 teaspoon fenugreek s...
Recipe Kerala puttu and kadala curry

Kerala puttu and kadala curry

Main Dish Very Easy 20 min 40 min
Ingredients: 1)Puttu: Store bought Puttu powder/Rice flour 2 cups Salt a pinch Fresh shredded Coconut 1 cup 2)Kadala Curry: Black Chana/Konda Kadala/Black or Br...
Recipe Another everyday quick curry: safaid keema mattar

Another everyday quick curry: safaid keema mattar

Main Dish Very Easy 10 min 20 min
Ingredients: 10 fingerling potatoes or other type of new potatoes, scrubbed and quartered 2 tablespoons ghee or canola oil 1 1/2 cups onions, thinly sliced 1 teas...
Recipe Puliyodharai(tamarind rice) - tamil brahmin style

Puliyodharai(tamarind rice) - tamil brahmin style

(11 votes) , (2) , (1)
Other Very Easy 15 min 1 hour
Ingredients: Tamarind Pulp: 1/2 cup -Turmeric powder/Haldi : 1/4 tsp Asefoetida /Hing: 1 - 2 pinches Roasted Peanuts,skinned: 1/4 Cup Bengal gram/Chana Dal: 1 & 1...
Recipe Palak (spinach) keerai kulambu

Palak (spinach) keerai kulambu

(3 votes) , (1) , (1)
Main Dish Very Easy 15 min 25 min
Ingredients: Spinach (palak keerai) - 1/2 cup Oil - 1 table spoon Red chillies - 3 to 4 nos Cumin seeds - 1 tea spoon Mustard seeds - 1 tea spoon Urad dal - 1...
Recipe Tuver ni dal dhokli (wheat flat bread strips in lentil soup)

Tuver ni dal dhokli (wheat flat bread strips in lentil soup)

(2 votes)
Main Dish Very Easy 15 min 25 min
Ingredients: For Dal: 1 C Tuver daal, (toor daal, yellow split lentils) 2 Tomatoes, Chopped 1 Tbsp groundnuts Some Cashewnut 1 tsp Sesame Seeds 1 tsp Turmeric pow...
Recipe For spice lovers:mirchi ka salan/green chillies in peanut-sesame sauce

For spice lovers:mirchi ka salan/green chillies in peanut-sesame sauce

(1 vote(s))
Main Dish Very Easy 15 min 17 min
Ingredients: 1/2 b fresh jalapenos [or any fleshy green chilli of your choice] Dry Ingredients: 1 tablespoon white poppy seeds 1/4 cup white sesame seeds 1/2 ...
Recipe Valakkai varuval masala

Valakkai varuval masala

(5 votes) , (1)
Main Dish Very Easy 16 min 20 min
Ingredients: 2 medium sized Valakkai peeled and slice lengthwise as thinly as possible 1/2 teaspoon turmeric powder 1 teaspoon chillie powder 1 tablespoon curd 1...
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Recipe Palakura vepudu / palak ki subzi (spinach fry)

Palakura vepudu / palak ki subzi (spinach fry)

(4 votes) , (1) , (1)
Main Dish Very Easy 15 min 35 min
Ingredients: Oil - 1.5 - 2 tablespoons (you need this due to the number of seeds in this dish) Green Chillies - 3 (chopped) Garlic - 3 cloves (grated) Ginger - 1/...
Recipe Coriander uttappam with ridge gourd sambar

Coriander uttappam with ridge gourd sambar

(3 votes)
Main Dish Very Easy 15 min 35 min
Ingredients: 1)Coriander Uttappam : 2 cups dosa batter 1 cup finely chopped coriander leaves 2 green chillie de-seeded and sliced finely 1 cup finely chopped coria...
Recipe Avarekalu saaru- another recipe with these marvelous beans

Avarekalu saaru- another recipe with these marvelous beans

(3 votes)
Main Dish Very Easy 10 min 20 min
Ingredients: For Rasam Powder/ Saaru Podi: Coriander seeds-3/4 cup Bedagi Red chilies-2 cups Cumin-1 tablespoon Mustard and Fenugreek seeds- 1/2 teaspoon each...
Recipe Kakarakaya masala kura (bitter gourd in peanut gravy)

Kakarakaya masala kura (bitter gourd in peanut gravy)

(2 votes) , (1)
Main Dish Very Easy 15 min 20 min
Ingredients: Kakarakaya/ Karela/ Bitter Gourd - 4 medium, lightly scrubbed and cut into half moons. Onion - 1 small, chopped Tomato - 1 small, chopped Ginger+Garl...
Recipe Arisi paruppu sadham( spiced rice and lentils)

Arisi paruppu sadham( spiced rice and lentils)

(1 vote(s)) , (1)
Main Dish Very Easy 30 min 10 min
Ingredients: Raw rice-2 cup Toor dal-1/2 cup Moong dal-1/2 cup Onion small chopped-1 Tomato small chopped-1 Turmeric powder-1/4 teaspoon Salt to taste Ghee-1/4 cu...
Recipe Karamani poriyal ~ string beans stir fry in microwave

Karamani poriyal ~ string beans stir fry in microwave

Main Dish Very Easy 15 min 20 min
Ingredients: Karamani / string beans - ¼ kgs Onion, small - 1 Freshly grated coconut - 3 tablespoons Green chillies - 2 Cumin seeds - ¼ teaspoon Curry leaves - 1...
Recipe Kumbakonam kadappa (potato gravy from the city of kumbakonam)

Kumbakonam kadappa (potato gravy from the city of kumbakonam)

Main Dish Very Easy 20 min 25 min
Ingredients: 6 to 7 Medium sized Potatoes 1/2 cup Moong dal 1 Medium sized onion 2 Green chillies 2 pods of Garlic salt as required 1/4 tsp of Turmeric powder 6 t...
Recipe Pappu charu (andhra style dal/lentil medley)

Pappu charu (andhra style dal/lentil medley)

Main Dish Very Easy 15 min 40 min
Ingredients: Tuar dal/kandi pappu – 1 cup Water – 2 cups. Tamarind- a small lemon sized ball Tomatoes – 2 medium sized Turmeric – 1/4 spoon Hing: one pinch Sugar ...
Recipe Moong dal thattai (rice crackers)

Moong dal thattai (rice crackers)

Other Very Easy 15 min 15 min
Ingredients: 2 tabelspoons split yellow moong dal(soaked in water for 1/2 hour) 2 teaspoons green chilli paste 1 cup rice flour 1 teaspoon ginger-garlic paste(op...
Recipe Sweet potato puzhukku.......thrikarthika special

Sweet potato puzhukku.......thrikarthika special

Main Dish Very Easy 10 min 15 min
Ingredients: Sweet Potato - 2 Nos [ Had almost 2 cups after cubing them] Grated Coconut - 2 tablespoons Green chillie ...
Recipe Happy navaratri ~ seemevankaya kobbari kura ~ chayote / chow chow with coconut

Happy navaratri ~ seemevankaya kobbari kura ~ chayote / chow chow with coconut

Main Dish Very Easy 15 min 20 min
Ingredients: 2 big or 3 small chayote squash/seema vankaya, peeled and chopped into big cubes 1/4 cup fresh grated coconut 3-4 green chillies cilantro curry leave...
Recipe The cauliflower question

The cauliflower question

Main Dish Very Easy 15 min 20 min
Ingredients: 1 small head cauliflower chopped into florets 1/8 c oil ¼ c red onion chopped ½ Tbsp each salt, pepper, cumin, curry, coriander 1/8 c grated fresh gi...
Recipe Fried spinach with potatoes/aloo palak

Fried spinach with potatoes/aloo palak

Main Dish Very Easy 15 min 25 min
Ingredients: 1 lb spinach, fresh or frozen 2 medium or 1 large red potato, peeled and cubed 1 red onion, sliced thinly 2 cloves garlic, minced 1 tsp. curry powder...
Recipe Mangalore fried shrimp

Mangalore fried shrimp

Main Dish Very Easy 10 min 7 min
Ingredients: 1 1/2 libras shrimp, peeled and deveined but with tails left on 3/4 teaspoons cayenne or paprika 1/2 tteaspoon turmeric 1/2 teaspoon ground cumi...
Recipe Masala bhaat (maharashtrian-style fried rice) made with sambhar masala

Masala bhaat (maharashtrian-style fried rice) made with sambhar masala

Main Dish Very Easy 15 min 45 min
Ingredients: 1)Sambhar Masala: 1/2 cup firmly packed fresh or frozen curry leaves 1/4-1/2 cup dried small chile peppers 1/4 cup yellow split peas 1/4 cup coriande...
Recipe Aratikya ava pettina kura...raw plantains cooked in mustard paste

Aratikya ava pettina kura...raw plantains cooked in mustard paste

Main Dish Very Easy 20 min 15 min
Ingredients: 2 plantains(raw banana) a pinch of turmeric salt To grind : 2 teaspoons mustard seeds 1 tablespoon raw rice 1/4 cup fresh grated coconut 5-6 green c...



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