Paruppu Kulambu

Paruppu kulambu is almost the same as Dal tadka which is a very popular North Indian cusine.Paruppu kulambu is prepared using lentils and the method differs from region to region with variety of ingredients. Paruppu Kulambu is a traditional recipe of my native place Virudhunagar and are specially prepared on Mondays to compensate the heavy… 

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Vadacurry Recipe (Steamed version)

Vadacurry is a popular side dish recipe in Tamilnadu made using Kadalai paruppu (chan dal) and goes well with most of the Indian breakfast recipes but I usually serve them with either dosa or idly.The vadais that are used in making the gravy can be steamed or deep fried.Today I have shared here the steamed… 

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Rava Paniyaram – Virudhunagar special recipe

Rava Paniyaram is a must sweet recipe for all special occasions for the people in Virundhunagar.It is part of our tradition to make Rava Paniyaram on specials days. A very simple recipe that is so easy to make with just 3 ingredients.This must be the KING OF SWEETS for the people of Virudhunagar.On the day… 

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Carrot Chutney recipe

Chutneys are the most easiest accompaniment for all Indian breakfast recipe for they are not only healthy but very quick to prepare especially during busy weekdays and relaxing weekends.Most of the chutney varieties uses grated coconut and some pulses as the main ingredients.Nowadays lot of veggies and their peels are also used in making chutneys… 

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Sabudana Laddu / Javarisi Laddu recipe

Shabudana / Javarisi is used in making variety of dishes from sweets,breakfast recipes to lot of savoury dishes.When it comes to sweet recipe i usually make JAVARISI PAYASAM or JAVARISI SEMIYA PAYASAM.Today I would like to share a sweet laddu recipe using javarisi that is so simple and delicious to taste.Sabudana laddu / Javarisi laddu… 

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Kesar Pista Bicuits / Saffron Pistachio Cookies (eggless)

Kesar Pista Cookies are sweet,rich ,bright hued cookies that makes it a perfect addition for every special celebrations at home.The blend of saffron and pista makes it more flavorful with crunchy toppings.You can also add assorted nuts but i like the combo of yellow cookies with crushed green pistachios. I love all sorts of cookies… 

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Virudhunagar Mutton Chukka / Kari Vathakal

Mutton is cooked and enjoyed in varied ways all over the world.In India mutton recipes are a must for every festive seasons and special occasions at home. This mutton chukka recipe is from my native place Virudhunagar,very simple to make for it requires very few ingredients that doesn’t need to be ground .Many chukka recipes… 

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Yam Fry / Senaikilangu Roast Recipe

Yam is a popular tuber used in making variety of dishes especially in AVIYAL which is a famous side dish recipe for Sadya.A simple and delicious yam fry that is perfect for any Indian meals.The yam is sliced, semi cooked,marinated with aromatic spices and roasted in low flame using a tawa until crisp on the… 

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Tindora fry / Kovakai fry recipe

A variety of recipes can be prepared with tindora/kovakai in indian cooking.It is also prepared with other veggies like potato,raw plantain and brinjal.Kovakai tastes so good when made into kootu with pulses and coconut that enhances the taste of the kootu.Some add kovakai in making AVIYAL along with other veggies.I have shared here a simple… 

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Jam Biscuits / Jam filled cookies (eggless)

Jam biscuits,a buttery ,crumbly biscuits with chewy jam filling is so easy and delicious biscuit recipe that pair well with evening tea.Though we get so many shop bought jammy biscuits with fancy packing ,homemade ones are so delicious and kids would love to help you make them.It’s a happy activity to do together especially during… 

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