sachu favorite dishes

sachu favorite dishes

  • 12 Recipes
Achari Aloo

Achari Aloo

Week 3 Day 3 of BM #58 -. This has been in my to-do list for a while now. The potatoes are cooked with some very typical and flavorful spices
Idli Sambar/ Tiffin Sambar/ Vegetable Lentil Stew

Idli Sambar/ Tiffin Sambar/ Vegetable Lentil Stew

          Sambar is basically a stew like preparation made with lentils and vegetables. In South India, we make many varieties of this sambar, most of the times, flavored with home made sambar powder, and the different vegetables added to the sambar giving it a unique flavor
Sundakkai Kuzhambu/ Turkey Berry Gravy

Sundakkai Kuzhambu/ Turkey Berry Gravy

Now that I am back in India, I get plenty of these fresh berries, there are a few dishes that we make with it, today's is the Sundakkai Kuzhambu
Vegetable Spring Rolls

Vegetable Spring Rolls

Vegetable Spring rolls are ageless appetizers in my Chinese cuisine closet, my granny loves it, the kids in my family love it - it works in any kind of party
Brinjal Gravy

Brinjal Gravy

Slit each brinjal just upto the stem so the brinjal stays intact as a whole pieceHeat 2 tsp of oil in a pan and saute the brinjals for couple of minutesSprinkle little salt over the brinjalsCover and simmer this pan while you prepare the masala for the dishKeep an eye on the brinjals
Paal Kozhukattai/Rice balls in coconut milk sauce

Paal Kozhukattai/Rice balls in coconut milk sauce

Paal kozhukattai is the one which my mom likes so much. So my grandma used to make it for her often. Still remember, when we come from school,my grandma bringing this dish
Tomato Rice With Coconut Milk, Thengai Paal Thakkali Sadam

Tomato Rice With Coconut Milk, Thengai Paal Thakkali Sadam

Thakkali Sadam, this is the favorite mixed rice in our home, I have already posted one version of it ( the one that I make more often ) here in the blog, I don't use any masalas, garlic or coconut milk in that rice, just plain seasoning and green chillies for spice
Brinji rice (coconut milk pulao)

Brinji rice (coconut milk pulao)

Brinji rice is a coconut milk flavoured rice that is quite simple and tasty too. It goes well with any spicy chicken curry or with any other vegetarian kurma