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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 Fish molly / fish mollee

Fish molly / fish mollee

Main Dish Very Easy 15 min 20 min
Ingredients: 1/2 kg fish (preferably king fish or pomfret) Onion 1 medium Ginger and Garlic 1 tablespoon each (crushed) Green chillies split lengthwise 4 Tomato ...
Recipe Fish molly / fish mollee

Fish molly / fish mollee

Main Dish Very Easy 20 min 15 min
Ingredients: 1/2 kg fish Onion - 1 medium Ginger & Garlic - 1 tablespoon each Green chillies split lengthwise - 4 Tomato - 1 medium Pepper powder – 1/4 teaspoon ...
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 Green beans and lentil crumble

Green beans and lentil crumble

Main Dish Very Easy 15 min 25 min
Ingredients: 1 pound fresh green beans, finely sliced 1/4 teaspoon turmeric 1 teaspoon salt The Crumble: 2 cups toor dhal (yellow split lentil) 3 red dry chilies...
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...
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Recipe Idli with potato kurma

Idli with potato kurma

Other Very Easy 15 min 20 min
Ingredients: For Idli: Par boiled rice 3 cups Urad dhall 1 cup Salt 2 teaspoons Idli Pan Dor Potato Gravy: small potatoes - 500 gm onion - 2 tomato - 2 green chi...
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...
Recipe Meenpathiri (steamed rice pancakes filled with rich fish masala)

Meenpathiri (steamed rice pancakes filled with rich fish masala)

Main Dish Easy 20 min 45 min
Ingredients: For the pathiri: 2 cups Parboiled rice (Puzhukkalari, best is Ponni rice, Long grain rice can be substituted) 1 ½ tablespoon fennel seeds (Perumjeerak...
Recipe Milagu kara sambar/ spicy pepper sambar

Milagu kara sambar/ spicy pepper sambar

Main Dish Very Easy 15 min 25 min
Ingredients: Murungaikai( Drumstick)-2 or Kathrikai (Eggplant)-4 or Keerai Thandu( Stems of Amaranth leaves)-1 bunch Toordal( cooked and mashed)-1cup Onion small...
Recipe More char ( buttermilk soup )

More char ( buttermilk soup )

Main Dish Very Easy 15 min 15 min
Ingredients: Thick buttermilk - 2 cups Water - 1 cup Sambhar powder - 1/2 teaspoon Salt to taste Chopped coriander - 1 -2 tablespoons For the Tadka Oil ...
Recipe Beans parupusli

Beans parupusli

Main Dish Very Easy 15 min 30 min
Ingredients: 2 cups chopped beans 1 cup of toor/tuvar dal 5-6nos red chillies one tight fist curry leaves a pinch of hing Seasoning 3-4 tablespoons oil 1-1/2 tea...
Recipe Cabbage kootu / molagootal recipe

Cabbage kootu / molagootal recipe

Main Dish Very Easy 10 min 10 min
Ingredients: Cabbage - 1/2 a head - finely cut Moong Dal - 1/4 cup or a little more Coconut - 1/2 cup - grated Green Chillies - 2 or 3 - depends on size Jeera (Cu...
Recipe Tomato dal tadka

Tomato dal tadka

Main Dish Very Easy 16 min 44 min
Ingredients: For Dal: 1/2 cup masoor dal ( red lentils ) 1/4 teaspoon turmeric powder 1/2 teaspoon oil 2 cups water For Tadka: 2 teaspoon oil 1 teaspoon mustard s...
Recipe Mint rasam/pudina rasam

Mint rasam/pudina rasam

Main Dish Very Easy 15 min 25 min
Ingredients: 1 small bunch of mint(approx 1 cup) 2 tablespooons grated dry coconut 4-5 dry red chillies 3 tablespooons tamarind pulp 1 teaspoon grated Jaggery(...
Recipe Raw banana pepper fry & drumstick kootu.....a platter from rak's kitchen

Raw banana pepper fry & drumstick kootu.....a platter from rak's kitchen

Main Dish Very Easy 33 min 40 min
Ingredients: 1)Drumstick kootu: 2 Drumsticks 1/4 cup Moong dal 1 teaspoon sambar powder 1/4 teaspoon haldi/turmeric powder 1 Tomato,chopped 2 generous pinches of...
Recipe Billa kudumulu / rice rava tikki's & onion chutney and my 100th post..!!

Billa kudumulu / rice rava tikki's & onion chutney and my 100th post..!!

Main Dish Very Easy 15 min 20 min
Ingredients: 1)Rice Rava: 1 cup Rice Rava /Akki tari/Biyyapu rava 3 cups Water 2 teaspoons oil Salt to taste 2)Onion Chutney: 3 big onions,sliced 6-8 red chill...
Recipe Rava pongal with thakkali kuzhambu/sooji pongal with tomato gravy

Rava pongal with thakkali kuzhambu/sooji pongal with tomato gravy

Main Dish Very Easy 20 min 45 min
Ingredients: 1)Ingredients for Rava Pongal: Rava/Sooji - 1 cup Split Moong Dhal/Payatham Paruppu-1/2 cup Jeera/Cumin Seeds - 1 teaspoons Pepper corns - 1 teaspoon...
Recipe Dahi bhindi (lady finger in creamy yogurt gravy)

Dahi bhindi (lady finger in creamy yogurt gravy)

Main Dish Very Easy 15 min 15 min
Ingredients: 1/2 kg Okra washed,dried and chopped in 1 inch pieces 2 onions chopped finely 1 cup curd beaten 1 tbsp fresh cream (optional) 1 teaspoons sugar or ja...
Recipe Palakura pesarapappu/ moong dal with spinach

Palakura pesarapappu/ moong dal with spinach

Main Dish Very Easy 10 min 20 min
Ingredients: Moong dal 1 cup Spinach 1 cup, chopped fine Green chilies 3 Onion 1 small, chopped For Popu/ tadka: Urad dal ½ teaspoon Mustard seeds ½ teaspo...



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