salads

Roasted Carrot, Red bell pepper and Zucchini Soup

My favourite time of the year is here. Yes, it is winter. Winter is the time to laze around and eat hot, spicy food. It is also the best time to gulp down a nice bowl of hot soup. And no, by that I don't mean the ready-to-make soup sachet you get in supermarkets. Do… Continue reading Roasted Carrot, Red bell pepper and Zucchini Soup

Veg Curries/Gravies

Paruppu urandai kuzhambu| Lentil Dumplings Curry

Paruppu urandai kuzhambu or urundai kuzhambu is a very popular dish in Tamil Nadu and is most commonly prepared during special occasions or festivals. Steamed Lentil dumplings are cooked in a gravy made of ground paste. It can also be called as South Indian style kofta curry. It is a lengthly process but is very easy… Continue reading Paruppu urandai kuzhambu| Lentil Dumplings Curry

Indian Breads · Vegetarian Recipes

Aloo Matar Parathas

Paratha is an indian flat bread and is one of the staple foods of North India. Paratha means layers of cooked dough and is called by different names and prepared in different ways across the states of India. In South India, it is called parota/barota and is normally layered and made using maida/all-purpose flour. Stuffed… Continue reading Aloo Matar Parathas

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Janmashtami/Krishna Jayanthi special

A very happy krishna jayanthi/gokulashtami/janmashtami to one and all☺☺ Krishna jayanthi is the celebration of birth of hindu deity Lord Krishna.Every year we celebrate krishna janyanthi in a very simple way by offering lord Krishna's favourites. We usually prepare something with aval(flattened rice/poha), which is lord Krishna's most favourite next to butter. We buy seedais… Continue reading Janmashtami/Krishna Jayanthi special