Author: Vaijayanthi Srinivasan

Karamani Sundal (Black Eyed Peas Sundal)
Navratri, Sundal

Karamani Sundal

Karamani Sundal (Black Eyed Peas Sundal) is a South Indian snack rich in protein and served during evening time. Served as a prasadam during Navratri time, it is made using karamani (lobia) tossed with spices, seasonings and coconut. It is very easy to make and is also very healthy. Print […]

Rajma Masala Sundal
Kids, Navratri, Sundal

Rajma Masala Sundal

Rajma Masala Sundal (or Red Kidney Beans Masala Sundal) is a healthy and delicious North Indian evening snack. Sundal is one of the most popular dishes made during Navratri festival. This sundal can also be packed for kids school snack box. You can also serve this as a side dish […]

Sweet Corn Sundal
Navratri, Sundal

Sweet Corn Sundal

Sweet Corn Sundal is a very easy and quick to make sundal snack for kids. Also called as stir fried sweet corn, this is a great snack during Navratri festival when guests come home to see the golus. These can be made any time – be it festivals or just […]

Onam, South Indian


Avial (or Aviyal) is a very popular South Indian dish made with mixed vegetables, curd and coconut. Popular in Tamil Nadu and Kerala, it is a must have during festivals, special occasions and marriages. Avial is made either as a gravy or as a dry dish. The Kerala style Avial […]

Vallarai Keerai Dosa (Brahmi Leaves Dosa)
Dosa, Health, Spinach

Vallarai Keerai Dosai

While you may be seeking to implement a perfectly healthy diet for your family, they are likely to come up with demands for something interesting and new. Presenting the dining table with stuff that has never been seen or tasted by your family members can sometimes be a challenging task. […]

Onion Rava Dosa
Dosa, Onion

Onion Rava Dosa

Onion Rava Dosa  is a delicious and crispy snack found in the menu of every South Indian restaurant. It is easy to make and is perfect for a great evening snack or breakfast. Rice flour and rava are the basic ingredients of this recipe and many more ingredients like onions, […]

Arai Keerai Puli Kadayal
South Indian, Spinach

Arai Keerai Puli Kadayal

Arai Keerai Puli Kadayal is a popular South Indian recipe with numerous regional variations. Arai Keerai has lots of health benefits especially for children, pregnant women and adults. Rich in minerals, protein and fiber, this dish is a easy to make and is best served with rice. Ingredients: Arai Keerai […]

Eggless Chocolate Cake
Cakes, Chocolate, Christmas, Valentines Day

Basic Eggless Chocolate Cake

Are you a vegetarian, have an egg allergy or simply don’t like eggs? Don’t let these simple excuses stop you from enjoying some fundamental pleasures of life. A basic Eggless Chocolate Cake will fall under this category. Just like any other new invention, the eggless cake was born out of […]

Plain Spinach Pulao
Pulao, Spinach

Paruppu Keerai Pulao

Paruppu Keerai Pulao is a simple, healthy and easy to make dish for lunch or dinner. Add vegetables of choice if desired. Ingredients: Paruppu Keerai – 2 cups Basmati Rice – 2 cups Saunf – 1 tsp Ghee – 2 tblsp Raisins – 5 to 6 Coconut Milk – 4 […]

Masala Potatoes

குஜராத்தி மசாலா உருளைக்கிழங்கு

ஒரு ருசியான மற்றும் எளிய குஜராத்தி பாணி உருளைக்கிழங்கு சைட் டிஷ். தேவையான பொருட்கள் சின்ன உருளைக்கிழங்கு – ஒரு கப் (வேகவைத்து, தோலுரித்தது) எண்ணெய் – தேவையான அளவு சீரகம் – அரை டீஸ்பூன் வெங்காயம் – ஒன்று (பொடியாக நறுக்கியது) வறுத்த வேர்கடலை – இரண்டு டீஸ்பூன்) பச்சை மிளகாய் – ஒன்று (பொடியாக நறுக்கியது) மஞ்சள் தூள் – கால் டீஸ்பூன் சீரக தூள் – […]