Karuvepillai Podi / Curry leaves powder

Karuvepillai or curry leaves have lot of medicinal effects. I used to make this podi whenever i get fresh curry leaves and store it in a container for a month. We can have it with hot rice and ghee, idli and dosa. Ingredients: Curry leaves – 1 cup tightly packed Chana dal – 2 tsp…

Puli Kuzhambu Recipe / Drumstick Brinjal Puli Kuzhambu

Puli Kuzhambu is one of the common sidish in TamilNadu. It is a tangy spicy gravy goes well with rice. In our home, we used to make it once in a week. Prepare the kuzhambu in the morning, so it tastes better in afternoon. Ingredients: Drumstick -1 Brinjal – 3 Tamarind – small lemon size…

Carrot Orange Juice

Orange and Carrot make a good pair in this juice. This juice is a source of Vitamin C and Vitamin K. This also contains Beta- Carotene which is good for skin and vision. Try this juice in this Summer, you will definitely like this for sure. Kids also like this juice because of its color…

Jackfruit seed Podimas/Palakottai Podimas

In South India, Jackfruit seeds are used to make many interesting recipes. In our household, we do many dishes like palakottai sambar along with drumstick which is very flavorful, podimas and palakottai masala. Now I am going to share the podimas recipe which is simple goes well with rice Ingredients: Jackfruit seeds or palakottai –…

Chola Paniyaram / Jowar(Sorghum) Paniyaram

This is very simple and delicious recipe. Paniyarams are really soft and healthy. I use the same batter to make dosais also. Do try this millet recipe Preparation time : 20 minutes + 8 hours (Batter preparation) Cooking time: 5 minutes /batch Ingredients: Jowar/ Cholam – 2 cups Idli Rice – 1/4 cup Raw rice…

Little Millet Idli Dosa Recipe/ Samai Idli Dosa recipe

Millets are becoming popular these days because of the health benefits. We can make any kind of dish using millets from idli, dosa, pongal,upma,adai to rice varieties. Today i am going to share recipe for samai idli and dosa. Ingredients: Little millet or Samai – 2 cups Idli rice – 1 + 1/2 cups Raw…

Vegetable Noodles Recipe

This is a simple and quick recipe, we can make at home. We can add any vegetables available at home like beans, carrot, peas, corn, cabbage, cauliflower, babycorn etc., Noodles is kid’s favourite at home. Do try this recipe Preparation time: 10 minutes Cooking time : 15 minutes Ingredients: Noodles – 1 pack ( i…

Ginger Coriander Tea

The Drink is made using Ginger and coriander as the main ingredient. The heavy spice of ginger steeped in the tones of coriander, is cleansing and calming. Coriander is rich in vitamin C and ginger boosts the immune system. Cooking time: 15 minutes Ingredients: Ginger – 1 inch finely chopped Coriander seeds – 1 tsp…

Chilli Bajji/Milaga Bajji

Hot Bajji is everyone’s favourite. It is a perfect evening time snack with hot tea. Today it is raining here, so i made it and post it here. Ingredients: Chillies/Bajji Milagai – 5 Gram flour/Besan Flour/Kadalai maavu – 1 cup Rice flour/Arisi Maavu – 1/4 cup Chilli Powder – 2 tsp Asafoetida/Hing powder – 1/4…

Green chutney for Sandwich/ Green Chutney

This green coloured chutney or condiment recipe which is mainly used as a spread for sandwich recipes. This Chutney is made using mint leaves and coriander leaves. It is multipurpose chutney and can be used as a dip for various snacks. We can store it in refridgerator for 2-3 weeks. Preparation Time : 10 minutes…