Bell peppers and paneer stir fry, mildly spiced with garam masala, a touch of tanginess from the tomato comes together deliciously in this curry, that makes for a great accompaniment for roti, rice, naan, etc. A must try, easy recipe ! Make it vegan by using tofu.
Cauliflower is trending, in every form possible ! The Indian cuisine is no stranger to this vegetable. This curry uses a spice blend commonly used in the Tamil-Kerala cuisines like black peppercorns, curry leaves, coconut oil, etc….simply delicious !! A must try recipe !
Fresh green beans and split lentils come together beautifully in this Beans Paruppu usili, another Tamil cuisine recipe, another favorite and another delicious healthy dry kari from the heart of Thanjavur and beyond !
A sundal is a beans/lentils cooked and then tossed in a tempering mustard seeds,asafetida, grated coconut in coconut oil. Add the Kootu/Kari spice blend and elevate its taste! A simple and tasty protein fare for vegetarians.
Sweet peppers, Bell pepper and Chickpea Flour come together so deliciously in this dry curry. The aroma of the roasted chickpea flour, its nuttiness and the mild sweetnesses and crunch from the peppers make this a very appetizing curry. One of my favorites, hope you like it too!
Vendakkai fry – every South indian origin kid’s favorite ….a vegetable that helps accelerate the Mathematical learning, say the folklore…..oh well…tastes divine, so nutrition and other benefits are just an added bonus !!
A quick and easy meal idea, that is filling, nutritiously delicious and surprisingly a big hit with the little members of the family! Serve it as a main over some rice or noodles or in broth. Very few ingredients is an added bonus.
A South indian style potato curry that uses minimal spices and yet makes for a delicious side to a good meal. Eat it with Rasam or Sambar or even make a sandwich or paratha out of this curry!
Simple and quick dry curry in a South Indian style Sides….be it simple or extravagant are to enhance the main dish, complete the flavor profile of a meal or is an accompaniment to the meal for an added texture..they round out the meal. Bread,particularly garlic flavored, is a great side for soup or pasta, it… Continue reading Green Beans Carrot Thoran
American or Italian eggplants, cut into 1/4 inch thick rounds, coated in a mild spice rub and shallow fried. Pure bliss !! You may not need anything else to eat with it. Packed with flavor, it is a hot sell at home !