Puliyodharai Recipe (Tamarind Rice)

Puliyodharai or Tamarind rice is a popular South Indian variety rice and also a traditional recipe that is served in temples as prasadham.Kovil Puliyodharai lovers should definitely give this recipe a try for it tastes so good and same as the ones served in temples.The addition of spices makes the puliyodharai very flavorful and the… 

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Pav Bhaji Recipe

Pav Bhaji is one of the most popular street snack in Mumbai.Bhaji is spicy gravy with lot of veggies and spice powder that is served with Pav (Indian Bun).Pav is toasted in tawa with butter and served with bhaji,chopped onions and lemon wedges.The veggies need to be cooked well and mashed for a creamy consistency… 

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Baked Sweet Potato chips

Baked Sweet Potato chips are so simple to make with just 4 ingredients.They are super crunchy and heart healthy,a delicious alternative to deep fried snacks.Slice the sweet potatoes with a mandolin or a sharp knife,cut them as evenly as possible.Thinner slices yield crispy chips while thicker ones makes the chips tender at the center. You… 

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Jeera rice / Jeera pulao

Jeera rice or Jeera pulao is a simple but flavorful rice made with basmati rice and tempered with cumin (jeera) along with some spices.All these ingredients adds such nice aroma to this flavorful rice . It is a popular Punjabi dish that goes well with almost all North Indian side dishes .I have added green… 

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Atho-Burmese food

Atho,a Burmese food also a popular street food in India.Atho is nothing but cooked plain noodles mixed and served with fresh raw vegetables.Orange colored noodles are used in making Atho,I have used plain noodles with orange food color.Many are addicted to these Burmese food nowadays including my family members.Two things that is very annoying about… 

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Mor Milagai

Mor Milagai or sun dried chillies must be a favorite side dish for most of us with curd rice.Mor milagai is green chillies soaked in curd,salt and then sun dried for a week until dry and crispy. These are summer specials for they need good sunlight to get sun dried really well.So summer is the… 

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Wheat puttu

Puttu is a traditional and popular breakfast recipe of Kerala usually served with kadalai curry (chickpea /chana).I dont make puttu that often but when I do I make this whole wheat flour puttu.An easy puttu recipe for it doesn’t require any special process in preparing the flour. Healthy zero oil recipe where the flour is… 

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Murukku Sandwich

Murukku Sandwich is a new sandwich variety getting famous all over Chennai especially in Sowcarpet.Sowcarpet is a small business area in Chennai and well known for the chaat items and Jain foods. Murukku sandwich is same as bread sandwich where murukku is replaced for bread slices.Veggies are cut into small pieces and enclosed between murukkus… 

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Paneer Makhanwala

Paneer Makhanwala is another famous North Indian side dish that goes well with Rotis and Pulaos .Such a flavorful dish made by cooking Paneer in creamy rich sauce of tomato,onion and some cashews. Paneer Makhani,Paneer butter masala and Paneer Makhanwala are very similar with the ingredients and preparation but their taste differs.Paneer side dishes can… 

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Chocolate coffee cake

Chocolate Coffee Cake ,a super chocolaty and moist cake with the combination of both chocolate and coffee.It is one of my son’s all time favorite cake.Make your day very special by making this cake and you need not spend much time too. A classic recipe with the coffee ,chocolaty flavors that make it more heavenly.It… 

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