maravalli kizhangu chips recipe /tapioca /cassava yuca chips

maravalli kizhangu chips recipe /tapioca /cassava yuca chips

maravalli kizhangu chips recipeLike me I think many will be having a great addiction to this maravalli kizhangu chips recipe. Not all will be able to appreciate the real taste of this chips. Because its not that popular as that of potato chips. If you taste this ones you will keep the potato chips as secondary it will be that addictive if fresh. Me too developed a special madness for this chips only after marriage after making it at home for my family all by myself. while selecting this tapioca the root should be firm and clear without any cut or impressions. When we slice the flesh should be white without any black spots or streaks. Soaking the maravalli kizhangu is needed so that it will be easy for us to peel the skin. Continue reading

elephant yam fry recipe /senai /karunai kizhangu varuval

elephant yam fry recipe /senai /karunai kizhangu varuval

elephant yam fry recipe /senai /karunai kizhangu varuvalThis elephant yam fry recipe is an excellent crowd pulling side dish that goes very well with any SouthIndian meal. It can be deep fried or even shallow fried and you will definitely love the spicy aromatic fry for sure. Sometimes the itchiness while cutting the vegetable is there and for that the small tip is that you can always wash the vegetable only after cutting. I personally feel this prevents itchiness. Cut kilangu into thin slices if you want it to be crispy. Continue reading

arachuvitta sambar south indian recipe /without onion tomato

arachuvitta sambar south indian recipe /without onion tomato

arachuvitta sambar south indian recipeIts quite a different kind of sambar more specifically a brahmin type sambar in flavour and feel cause we are not adding any onion or tomato. It was quite enjoyable as it tasted different from usual sambar we do for rice. You have always an option adding both onions and tomatoes into this sambar. Then it will give the usual sambar feel. This time I had only carrots with me to put in this sambar but you can add drumstick,brinjal,pumpkin or any other apt vegetable for this arachivitta sambar. Normally for any paruppu dish I do compulsorily add ghee in it and even for this arachivitta sambar south indian recipe Continue reading

toor dal thogayal /thuvaram paruppu thuvayal recipe

toor dal thogayal /thuvaram paruppu thuvayal recipe

thuvaram paruppu thuvayal recipeAmong many a thogayal varieties that are made this one paruppu thuvayal with toor dal is top on the list. I usually make this with coconut only but many make it without coconut. When made without coconut also its very tasty and addictive. It pairs well as a side dish for rasam and even curd rice.Combination of two lentils namely bengal and toor dal can also be made which is also very delicious. Hot rice with sesame oil and this thuvayal added is the great divine combination. Adding chillies depends upon Continue reading

coriander chutney tamilnadu style /fresh kothamalli chutney for idli dosa

coriander chutney tamilnadu style /fresh kothamalli chutney for idli dosa

coriander chutney tamilnadu style /fresh kothamalli chutney for idli dosaThis coriander chutney tamilnadu style is not at all a fancy recipe to learn it specially all from scratch. It’s such a simple side dish that is done at our home almost frequently in a weekly basis. It’s an excellent side dish for both idli and dosa. We are not doing any cooking thing to these farm fresh coriander leaves.I think many people also sauté the whole process and then add little tamarind also and do this chutney. Continue reading