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Egg/Muttai Kuzambu

Egg/Muttai Kuzambu

There are lots of ways to do muttai kuzambu, however, the one which I have mentioned below is one of among the best I would say, This is a little spicy recipe and goes well when served with hot white rice or chappathi
Simple Chicken Curry with Potatoes without Coconut.

Simple Chicken Curry with Potatoes without Coconut.

Potatoes in a curry. oh yeah. anyday. I am a sucker for potatoes in a curry.  Be it an egg curry, mutton or beef curry or the famous Goan sausage curry, its gotta have potatoes in it
Chicken Biryani Recipe

Chicken Biryani Recipe

Chicken Biryani is a rice dish Where the (mostly basmati rice) is cooked separately from the sauce thick
Parangipettai Chicken Biryani

Parangipettai Chicken Biryani

Biryani,this word itself makes me hungry, we love biryanis not only for the special occasions. Mostly we love to enjoy them for our sunday lunch
Veg Dum Briyani

Veg Dum Briyani

Ingredients. Basmati rice / Long grain rice - 2 cupsOnion - 3 ( medium, sliced lengthwise)Tomato - 1 (medium, chopped)Ginger Garlic paste - 1 tbsp  Green chilies - 4 (slit, lengthwise) or to tastePotatoes -  2 ( medium, cut into large pieces)Frozen/ fresh peas - 1/2 cupCarrots - 1/2 cup ( cut into large pieces)Green beans - 1/2 cup (cut into long pieces)Cauliflower - 1 cup ( cut into big florets)Paneer - 1
Kovil Puliyodharai / Puliyogare / Tamarind rice

Kovil Puliyodharai / Puliyogare / Tamarind rice

My love for puliyodharai,started in my child hood days. This is my friend's recipe. Puliyodharai,puliyogare or tamarind rice is a very famous variety rice in southern part of India
Thengai Saadham/Coconut Rice

Thengai Saadham/Coconut Rice

Check out my other Prepared rice varieties here. 22 Feb, 2013Prepared rice varieties are the best quick fix for those busy week nights or for the morning rush

Quick Tomato Briyani

Quick Tomato Briyani. As the name goes, you can get this done real quick. On the days when you have not been home for a few days and you don’t have any specific vegetable available you can opt for this
Kothamalli Pulav  ( கொத்தமல்லி  pulav )

Kothamalli Pulav ( கொத்தமல்லி pulav )

Soak 1 1/4 cup of rice in equal measure of waterWhile it is soaking prepare the veges/ingredients for the pulavPeel about 10 pearl onions (if pearl onions are not available, go with regular red onions - about 1/2 of a medium onion - chop into wide long pieces)Chop 1/2 cup of beans, 10 baby carrots into bite size piecesGrind 3 garlic pods, 1 inch of ginger, 1 handful of cilantro leaves, 1 green chilly into a fine pasteHeat 5 tsp of oil in a non-stick panWhen oil is hot enough, season it with 5 cloves, 2 small cinnamon sticks, 2 bay leaves, 2 cardomomsAdd the ginger-garlic-cilantro-chilly paste and saute on low flame until the green color turns dark green - but do not burn/char the paste
Easy Vegetable Briyani

Easy Vegetable Briyani

My immediate answer would be Briyani". I prepared this Saturday and when my hubby came home  he just straight a way went to the kitchen because of its aroma
Egg Curry

Egg Curry

Eggs are my kids fav so they like eggs curries very much………. Very simple curry for chapathis, kubus and even for rice…………
Kalyana Rasam

Kalyana Rasam

After watching a tv programme recently, where this was prepared and after trying several times myself , am convinced that I got almost 99 percent the taste of the wedding rasam or in short the Kalyan rasam. 1 tsp of any home made rasam powder you have ( although this is really not necessary as we are going to add the freshly roasted and ground powder towards the end, but I like to add my home made powder too in the first stage of boiling
Briyani Kathirikai / Briyani Brinjal

Briyani Kathirikai / Briyani Brinjal

I've made this continuously twice in a row and my cravings, still not done with it. Saras, one of my good friend, introduced this recipe to me
PROTEIN BIRIYANI/RICE

PROTEIN BIRIYANI/RICE

YUMMY AND TASTY PROTEIN BIRIYANI. Hi, today i came with biriyani. Yes. But not with vegetable its full of beans (butter and soya beans)
Soya Chunks Biryani

Soya Chunks Biryani

Soya Chunks Biryani.         .               Soya. Chunks Biryani is one of the easy soya chunks recipes that yields a tasty meal with less effort
Soya Chunk Pulao

Soya Chunk Pulao

Soya chunks-1 cupCoconut milk-1/4cupCurd-1/2 cupGhee-1 tbspOnion-1 1/2Chilli pwd-1 tspGaram masala-1 tspGinger garlic paste-1 tbspsalt to tasteCoriander powder-1 tspOil-2 tbspFor Rice