Matta rice coconut dosa.

Matta rice or red rice or plakkadan matta rice is very healthy compared to white rice. I tried coconut dosa with matta rice. It turned out very yummy. I like raw mango chutney for this dosa. You can make any chutney of your choice. For making this dosa we need not ferment the batter. We…

Puli Inji or Inji curry

Puli inji or Inji curry or Inji puli is a tangy , spicy, sweet pickle. This traditional pickle is unavoidable on festivals like onam or any sadya in kerala. Puli inji is made with ginger, tamarind and green chillies. I have already posted another version of puli inji in my blog. This one we can…

paruppu poli, Obbittu, Puran poli

Obbattu or paruppu poli is one of the popular sweet dish in Karnataka and tamil nadu. This poli is a must for festivals like  aavaniavattam, new year etc. I have already posted another 2 varaieties of poli in my blog. This one is different. I used channa daal, jaggery and cocont for filling and all…

Uppu cheedai

Uppu cheedai is a popular savory snack made for Janmashtamy. My family love to eat cheedai  at anytime. There are many methods to make this uppu cheedai. Everyone is scared to make this because it may burst when we are frying. Today i am giving an easy and very safe method to make this cheedai….

Snake gourd chutney or pudalankai chutney

Snake gourd or pdavalam or podalankai or parwal is high in water contend fibrous vegetable. It is good for weight loss also. We used to make koottu, mulagoottal and fry with this. Today i tried chutney. This one is little spicy and goes well with Idly, dosa, paratha etc. Let us see how to make…

Koorkai Mulagoottal.Chinese potato gravy.

Mulagoottal is very popular cuisine from Palakkad ,Kerala. We can make mulagoottal with many vegetables like greens, white pumpkin, yellow paumpkin, cabbage, mix veg, potato, yam , raw banana , banana stem, banana flower, carrot  etc. Toady i made this curry with cinese potato or koorka or sirukizhangu. Mulagootal is a mix of daal and…

Ulundu sadam or urad daal rice.

Ulundu means urad daal . In Southern part of Kerala this varitey rice is popular. I learnt this from my amma. Its one of the tasty ,easy rice for lunch box . We need not make any side dish for this. Let us see how to make this. Preparation time 30 minutes. Soaking time 30…

Thenga paal payasam.(coconut kheer)

Thenga means coconut in tamil. We can make this payasam with fresh coconut gratings , little rice and jaggery. Today i made this payasam in pressure cooker. It came out well and very esay and with in 15 minutes payasam was ready. You can make this payasam in open pan also but it will take…

Quinoa salad with Vinaigrette dressing.

Quinoa is rich in fiber, minerals, antioxidants and all nine essential amino acids. Quinoa  is one of the healthiest and most nutritious foods. Quinoa is good for weight loss and improves health also. Quinoa salad is very easy to make and filling lunch or dinner dish. I have added some veggies to cooked quinoa and…

Moong daal oats Kichadi

Moong daal is very light and high in protein. One of the most significant benifits  of moong daal  is its role in facilitating weight loss. We can eat moong daal at night also because it  is very light and easily diagestable. Oats are rich in fiber and easily diagestable. This kichadi is good for weight…

Mushroom fried rice.

Mushroom fried rice is very easy to make lunch box dish with very few ingredient. We can have this with any raita or manchurian. Let us see how to make this fried rice. Preparationtime approx 20 minutes. Ingredients. 1 cup long basmati rice. 200 gram mushrooms. 1 chopped onion or 1/2 cup 2 or 3…

Paniyaram 2nd method,

I have already posted paniyaram recipes with dosa mavu and freshly ground batter mentod. This paniyaram batter  is different . It is very easy and very spongy also. If you have remaining batter you can make little thick thattu dosa or thick dosa. . Let us see how to make this. Preparation time approx 10…