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Vatha Kulambu Podi / Spice Powder

Vatha Kulambu Podi / Spice Powder

This is my mother in law's recipe.   My next post is Kara Kulambu recipe by using this spice powder.      Vatha Kulambu podi is used mainly in the preparation of vatha kulambu (Tangy & spicy Stew), also you can use this powder to make puli kulambu, kara kulambu and stir fries
Arcot Kuska/Kushka

Arcot Kuska/Kushka

We ate to our heart’s content and I had made up my mind to recreate this at home, of course with some help from the ever resourceful Google
Kushka

Kushka

so prepared this rice for my chicken curry. Kushka is a mild - flavoured rice ,where it can be had with any spicy gravy
Kerala Olan Recipe

Kerala Olan Recipe

Happy Vishu to all my wonderful readers. Kanikonna or konna puvu or golden showers is my favorite flower

Veg Garlic Noodles

This is such a simple preparation but wins my heart and warms my soul every time. I normally keep a small jar of jalapeños in vinegar , which comes handy to me to spice up my dishes
Bhelpuri

Bhelpuri

Everyone has their top ten list of eating delights and my top of the charts is Bhelpuri. Because of my impatience towards reaching to the final product quickly I look for ways to reduce the preparation time
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
Rice Pudding

Rice Pudding

Rice PuddingMy friend, Jenny, gave me this cute bowl. This recipe makes the type of pudding that is cut in squares, not the mooshy bowl served variety

Korean Rice Cake Stir Fry

In my original version, I was unable to find the cyclindrical shaped ones. Years ago I tried duk gook which contained these oval shaped Korean rice cakes
Garlic(Belluli/Poondu) Rice

Garlic(Belluli/Poondu) Rice

This is a quick and easy recipe for garlic lovers. Garlic (Belluli in Kannada) is healthy and as we know just a little bit of it makes quite a difference to a dish
Dill Rice - A nutritious rice speciality

Dill Rice - A nutritious rice speciality

And I, wanting to try out something new, tried it out, and it came out beyond my expectation. Dill, or sabsige soppu as we call it in kannada, is a flavored herb, and used in a variety of dishes
Coriander Chutney | Dhaniya ki Chutney

Coriander Chutney | Dhaniya ki Chutney

This is very easy and tasty coriander chutney that very well goes with breakfast or Indian snacks. I love to eat it with every meals also
Red Chutney (Peanut Garlic Chutney)

Red Chutney (Peanut Garlic Chutney)

Garlic chutney is a recipe having it's origin in Karnataka in India where both fresh and desiccated coconuts are used extensively
Lemon Rice prepared in Sourashtra style

Lemon Rice prepared in Sourashtra style

Ingredients. Raw Rice                                      300 gms. Dry red chili whole                         4 nos
Tomato Chutney/Pickle

Tomato Chutney/Pickle

Varieties of yummy pickles. Today, I am going to share Tomato Pickle/Chutney recipe taught by me by my mom

Coriander chutney

Today was a very hectic day as I was running behind my son. I ran there and put my head through the Small opening and there he was
Bhel puri

Bhel puri

Bhel puri is one of the most colorful,tasty and popular street food in India. We get this snack in every nook and corner of a street almost
Phuchka / Golgappa / Panipuri

Phuchka / Golgappa / Panipuri

And my visits home were never complete till I have had Panchu's phuchkas at least a couple of times. accompanied by my bemused hubby
Panipuri

Panipuri

Many years ago (when I was in my seventh grade or so), I visited my aunt (my mom's younger sis) & her family in Kolkata (the then Calcutta)