A finger licking curry, and Yes chicken and peas gets along so well… Don’t you all think this week is quite a drag??? Finally, Wednesday is coming to an end. I had a long busy day, wrapped up this day by practicing Golf for the big tournament on Saturday. A few months ago, I’d thought that Golf was such a boring sport. It didn’t take too long...

An easy to make veggie stir fry, South Indian side dish… One of the side dishes that’s commonly served with South Indian lunch is a vegetarian stir fry in which any kind of veggies can be added. It can be either thoran or mezhukkupuratti. Only one kind of veggie is added or a combination of veggies are added. Thoran and mezhukkupuratti belong to the same...

Chicken and paneer together in a flavorful curry, it gotta be delicious… Dopiaza means two onions (do means 2 and piaza means onion), this is a popular North Indian curry based dish made with either chicken, paneer, mutton, lamb etc. Vegetarians enjoy this with paneer and non-veggies with meat. While preparing this dish, onions are added in two stages, hence...

One of the highlights of my Onam Sadya is this absolutely delicious Vada Kootu curry… Finally, I made my Onam Sadya yesterday. Thanks to all my friends on FB who posted the pictures of their Sadya that made me drool and motivated to make my own Sadya. Last week, I made up my mind that I would make a grand Sadya on Saturday, I didn’t let my mind change...

Chicken and tamarind, together they excite our taste buds… I’ve never thought that I would combine chicken and tamarind paste together, now I am glad that I did it finally as that combination was delicious. One of the notions at least in my family was chicken wouldn’t get along with tamarind and so I didn’t bother to try it. However, while...

Payasam that can be made in just a matter of minutes and still tastes yummy… Hope all Keralites had a fantastic Onam. I have written so much about Onam and Sadya in my previous posts so I am not starting all over again. FB is flooded with the pictures of Sadya, I can hardly resist. I first thought of making Sadya last weekend, but I found way too comfortable...

Healthiest yet the yummiest muffins ever… A muffin that’s made without adding eggs and butter still tastes like the regular muffins is a true winner. Hence, I declare that this blueberry muffin is a true winner in all sense. I am always in search of recipes that are healthy and can be made with simple ingredients as I do care about my health. When I came...

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South Indian spicy and tangy curry known as Rasam, this is the most delicious rasam I’ve ever tasted… This is one of the vegetarian dishes commonly found in South India and a must dish for Sadya. This is also served as a soup at some restaurants. However, in South India this is usually served as a side curry along with rice, it is poured over rice and...