White veg Kurma ( Instant kurma powder )

white kurma

White kurma | Instant kurma with kurma powder This is a very delicious and much sought after side dish in many restaurants in South made popular by the famed Hotel chain Saravana Bhavan . This version of the white kurma has a creamy delicious texture with lots of vegetables ( though hotel version use less… 

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Onion Thokku | Chinna vengayam Thokku

chinna vengayam thokku

A popular thokku ( pickle ) variety is the chinna vengayam ( shallots ) thokku, spicy tangy , it can perk up the dullest dish as an accompaniment . Goes well with many tiffin dishes like idli, dosa and even chapatis . An absolute match to go with the curd rice . Such thokku varieties… 

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PORICHA KUZHAMBU / PORITA KUZHAMBU / PORICHA KUZHAMBU MIX

Poricha Kuzhambu …😋😋a yummy one pot meal with mixed vegetables and lentils, prepare the powder ahead and save time of roasting and grinding every time .Poricha Kuzhambu / Porita Kuzhambu ,  a classic Tambram dish from Tamilnadu , a preferred dish for the days when elaborate cooking is not called for yet a satisfying meal is… 

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RAVA SEMIYA KHICHDI ( SEMOLINA VERMICELLI KHICHDI )

rava semiya khichdi

  This is one of our preferred breakfast dish many mornings and sometimes even for brunch . when chopped vegetables are added , it makes it even more filing . Serve with sambar or coconut chutney for the complete enjoyment of the khichdi .i make it so often and at any time when we need… 

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Homemade Mysore Bonda mix ( Travel recipes)

mysore bonda mix

My home made Mysore bonda mix , has no maida , no baking soda ,that is just a mix of flours, and handy when I don’t want to grind , which i carry while traveling  . This is an excellent method  for  small kitchen , bachelors cooking and requires no  grinding . Another recipe for… 

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