Puli/Tamarind Pongal

PULI PONGAL /TAMARIND PONGAL This is the simplest way of preparing puliyothare. This puli/ tamarind pongal can be prepared with no fuss and requires very less time, like an instant puliyothare. Whenever I wanted to have tamarind rice my first option is this one……mix everything & boil it in the cooker itself using less oil…

Bean Sprouts And Veggie Soup

BEAN SPROUTS AND VEGGIE SOUP Soups are diet friendly, satisfying  and can be prepared in a jiffy especially on a weekday after work or on lazy days. On top of it no hard and fast rules to prepare. If you love chopping vegetables then it’s much enjoyable to serve you & your family a simple…

Tomato Kara/spicy Chutney

TOMATO KARA /SPICY CHUTNEY  Tomato spicy chutney is a no onion chutney with the aromatic fried Chana dal, red chillies and a hint of garlic. This can be very well accompanied with soft idlis  or spongy uthappams/ dosa/set dosa/ rice roti/ puffed rice dosa/oats dosa. This spicy chutney has all the goodness of Chana dal…

Banana Apple Bread-Eggless

BANANA APPLE BREAD EGGLESS  Banana Apple bread is great for breakfast with fruits and nuts infused in it with the goodness of whole wheat flour. It’s fat free and egg free moist bread. Over ripe banana adds more taste to this….whenever I see black dotted bananas on my counter I don’t have any second thought…

Samai/ Little millet Idli

SAMAI / LITTLE MILLET IDLI  Idlis are the healthiest option for breakfast and if it’s prepared with millet then there’s nothing to comprehend the nutritional value. You can grind the ingredients in the mixer or blender itself and has to be fermented for 6 to 7 hours or overnight. The idlis are so flavourful despite…

Onion & Chana dal chutney

ONION AND CHANA DAL CHUTNEY  Chutneys are inevitable in Indian cuisine despite the fact that it can be easily prepared and goes very well with almost all dishes and chaat items. It enhances taste to the dishes with their unique & exorbitant flavor. Chutneys can be made with vegetable, fruits,lentils, herb or spices.Though they can…

Beetroot pulao

BEETROOT PULAO  Beetroot pulao is a one pot meal, quick and easy, fulfilling with simple ingredients. Knowing the health benefits we started including a lot in our diet…that’s where pulao,patties & paniyaram came into existence. Beetroot is low in fat, full of vitamins and minerals and packed with powerful antioxidants – a health-food titan. It…