Ivy gourd/Tindora/Kovakkai Fry

Tindora or kovakkai is a small green colored vegetable that grows in tropical regions. It is an affordable, healthy and tasty vegetable that is freshly available in abundance. Tindora is a good source of fibre, beta-carotene and other micronutrients. Preparation time: 10 mins Cooking time : 15 mins Ingredients: Kovakkai – 15 to 20 Onions…

Soya kola urundai(VEG)

Kola urundai is a fritter variety,usually made with meat .It carries the authentic taste of mixture of spices ,lentil(roasted gram) and meat. But this recipe is for all, who can still relish the taste ,with soya chunks Prepration time: 10 mins Cooking time : 25 mins Ingredients: Soya chunks / Meal Maker – 1.5 cups…

Kichidi/parupu sadam

Sometimes it’s hard to get a combination of tasty and healthy food at the sametime! This recipe was born out of sheer lack of time and laziness to prepare food for my husband in the morning. Guess what, it turned out really well!! It’s healthy and the aroma is just wow,a mouth watering receipe! Preparation…

Rava upma( Semolina upma)

Beginner’s series! Upma is an easy and quick tummy filling breakfast! Beginners can try their hands on this and feel accomplished on the journey of setting forth to cook. Preparation time: 10 mins Cooking time :15 mins Ingredients Rava (semolina) – 1 cup Onion – 1 finely chopped Ginger – 1 tsp finely chopped Green…

Spicy Tofu Sambal Recipe

Tofu is a great ingredient with lot of nutrients. Today i am going to share tofu or beancurd sambal recipe. This recipe is a spicy one and goes well with rice, chapati or pulkas . Here is the recipe. Preparation time : 10 mins Cooking time : 15 mins Ingredients: Hard Firm Tofu – 200…

Green gram kootu

Searching for a alternative from the sambhar and rasam routine!A highly protein rich dish that can be made in minutes! Preparation time: 10 mins Cooking time :20 mins Ingredients: Green gram -1 cup Water –  2 cups Tomato – 1 (finely chopped) Big onion – 1 (finely chopped) Green chilli – 1 Garlic – 5…

Potato Bajji/Aloo bajji/Urulai Kizhangu Bajji

Bajji, a quick indian snack made in 15 minutes. Potato Bajji is my kid’s Favorite. Here is the recipe for making potato Bajji. Ingredients: Potatoes – 2 Besan flour/Kadalai maavu – 1 cup Chilli Powder – 2 tsp Ginger Garlic Paste – 1/2 tsp (optional) Baking soda – a pinch Salt – to taste oil…

Mushroom Pepper fry

I have tasted Mushroom Pepper fry in my friend’s home. I wanted to try it in home. It is very simple and spicy. we can have this with rice and roti. I personally like it to have with Rasam rice. Here is the recipe. Preparation Time: 15 minutes Cooking Time : 10 minutes Serves :…

Mixed Vegetable gravy/ tomato based gravy

This dish is very healthy since it contains lot of vegetables and it is a 2 in 1 dish. Yes it goes well with rice items and chapathi.please try this and let me know your comments Preparation Time – 15 minutes Cooking time – 20 minutes Ingredients: Onion – 1 Tomatoes – 2 (bigger one)…

French fries!cheat meal receipe

Eating healthy is good for the body .sometimes it’s essential to eat food that makes us happy too!once in a while isn’t a big mistake! Indulge in the fantasy of fries by doing it yourself! Preparation time: 10 mins Cooking time: 15 mins Serves : 2 Ingredients: 1. 3 medium sized raw potatoes 2. 3…