HOME MADE INSTANT RASAM FROM RASAM MIX ( powder )

 It is very convenient to have such ready to make Rasam mix at home rather than relying on store bought premixes as you cannot make your alterations, besides they are expensive too. These ready to make powders come handy for business travellers who remain out of home and would like to prepare home made Rasam… 

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Instant Sambar Mix ( Just boil with vegetables)

South Indian dishes are not complete unless there is the accompanying yummy sambar to dip into. At times the task of making a delicious sambar seems cumbersome as we may not have enough time in kitchen yet we long to have it , so these instant sambar mixes are a great boon. Store brand ones… 

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DOSA AND IDLIS USING RICE FLOUR AND UDAD DAL FLOUR ( NO SOAK, NO GRIND )

rice flour udad dal flour dosa, no soak and no grind method

Initially I used this recipe only for making quick dosas without soaking and grinding as it is very convenient and also when travelling out of homes this recipe is useful as we can carry the flours with us and make dosas in our temporary residences like motels or extended stays in hotels. This recipe is… 

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Home made Vegetable Kurma masala powder

Vegetable Kurma is a very delicious mixed veg preparation which goes as  a great side dish with aapam, rotis, phulkas. In South there are many variations of kurma. To  simplify the procedure and to enable one to make a quick delicious vegetable kurma with available vegetables , I have given a very simple recipe for… 

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No cook Instant Poha /Beaten rice flakes/Aval Upma

    My mother would prepare a huge dabba of this ready to make poha which could be had plain and dry roasted with some nuts, dry chillies, coconut bits etc also called Avalakki in Kannada  , or could be turned into a yummy soft no cook poha which she would pack for my brother who left home… 

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