Category Archives: LUNCHRECIPES

brussel sprouts poriyal /South Indian style kelakose stirfry

brussel sprouts poriyal /South Indian style kelakose stirfry

brussel sprouts poriyalBrussels sprouts looks exactly like cabbage but in miniature form,it was not so much in use here in India till few years back.I read that the name “brussels”come from the place where it was cultivated according to “wikipedia” .It was mostly available in the hill stations here.But,now these brussel sprouts are available at all major cities here.Still,most of them don’t know the actuality of this wonderful little leafy vegetable. Continue reading

siru keerai kulambu /Keerai sambar/keeraiKuzhambu with dal

siru keerai kulambu /Keerai sambar/Keerai Kuzhambu with dal

siru keerai kulambu /Keerai sambarsiru keerai kulambu /Keerai sambar/kuzhambu is a simple sambar for rice that is very easy to make and the taste is so comforting.The speciality is that it needs no onion,tomato or even coconut.The flavour comes all from fenugreek,chillies and hing. I used to do keerai sambar with onions and tomatoes but this one has become my personal favourite nowadays.Its a brahmin style kuzhambu and Continue reading

vegetable biryani pressure cooker method /veg biriyani recipe

vegetable biryani pressure cooker method /veg biriyani recipe

vegetable biryani pressure cooker method /veg biriyani recipeYou will never miss this recipe,its very popular celebrity lunch item . I mean it by saying that it is celebrity item because it is “that” popular. In most functions they will almost fix this as a principle item in their functional menu. Its a usual trademark common variety rice item here in South India.Mostly for this they usually use basmati rice . But ,here I have used seeraga samba rice. Continue reading

karnataka style bisi bele bath recipe /bisi bele bhath/bisi bele huli anna

karnataka style bisi bele bath recipe /bisi bele bhath/bisi bele huli anna

karnataka style bisi bele bath recipeMost of us know about the popularity of this karnataka style bisi bele bath recipe without any special explanation.I can never forget the pleasant remembrances of my Bangalore stay at my uncle’s(father’s younger brother)home.I was 12 when I was there for a long holiday that I thoroughly enjoyed the climate and playing with my cousin sisters.My aunt always cooks wonderful dishes that I love be by her side at her kitchen when cooking.The taste that still lingers in my mouth till now is this karnataka style bisi bele bath recipe. Continue reading

recipe for bisibelebath powder /bisibele bath masala podi recipe

recipe for bisibelebath powder /bisibele bath masala podi recipe

recipe for bisibelebath powder /bisebele bath masala podiIf you have a strong plan to make authentic bisibele bath rice then this recipe for bisibelebath powder is a must.The combinations of spices differs,where each home have their own table of spices for this bisibelebath powder.I have given the table of spices according to my family liking which I follow for years till now. Copra thengai is a must for this powder but Continue reading