Puliyodharai or tamarind rice.

This is one of the traditional  tamil brahmin style rice. Tamarind rice is very easy once we pre cooked the pulikachal or spiced tamarind paste. There are different methods of making this paste. Today i am going to tell you one of the methid of  making this rice. Let us see how to make this….

Beetroot Pulao

Beetroot pulao is very easy to make and tasty. With very few ingredients I made this pulao with in 20 minutes. Its an easy lunch box dish . Let us see how to make this easy pulao. Preparation time approx 20  to 25 minutes. soaking time 20 minutes. Ingredients.  1 cup basmati rice. ( soak…

Indian gooseberry rice or Amla rice or Nellikka rice.

Amla is a fruit which is very good  for its health benifits. It is a good source of vitamin c, and also good for people with diabetics, cancer due to its anti- oxidants. It slows down aging process, good for cold and cough.  It has many health benifits. It has been a common ingredient in…

Vangi bath or Brinjal rice

Vangi bath is made with brinjal, rice, seasoned with spice powder and is one of the most popular dishes from Karnataka. We can powder the spice mix and store it. With in 20 minutes we can make this rice. No need of any side dish for this. Brinjal or egg plant rice is spicy and…

Schezwan fried rice.

Schezuan fried is an Indo- chinese rice very easy to prepare at home.  For those who love the lip-smacking fieriness of Schezuan cuisine, here is a quick and easy Schezuan Fried Rice made with long-grained rice, lot of vegetables and some sauces  and other flavourful ingredients.Let us see how to make this rice. Preparation time…

Foxtail Millet/ Thinai Sambar Rice

Thinai or Foxtail  is a vegan food and also gluten free cereal. Thinai (foxtail) is rich in protiens, and low in fat. Thinai (foxtail) has good amount of fiber content, calcium, iron. Foxtail millet is a healthy substitute for rice. There is no difference in taste also. We can make different variety of dishes using foxtail…

Capsicum Rice

Capsicum rice is an easy South Indian one meal dish. This rice is good for lunch box. I used green bell pepper for this rice, it is not necessary to use only the green peppers any of the other peppers can be used. This dish is a mix of few spices which makes it tasty…

Tomato kuzhambu or kurma

Tomato kuzhambu or kuruma or curry  for peas pulav and plain rice This  tomato kuzhambu is very simple and easy to make. I tried this recipe for  mutter pulav which is less spicy.I have not added much masalas. Tomato  kurma  is a good combo for plain mutter pulav or rice. We can make this gravy…