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vegetable avial recipe south indian /Aviyal

vegetable avial recipe south indian /Aviyal

vegetable avial recipe south indianAvial /aviyal is a true comfort food that has occupied an inevitable place in South Indian lunch menu more than that it proves to be “special” because it has its own history how it was discovered by bhima(according to Wikipedia). It’s not a must that you should have some particular group of veggies in hand to do this (vegetable avial recipe south indian )! as always we will be having like some common vegetables like drumsticks,carrots,beans and potato Continue reading

recipe for aam ka panna /mango panna (raw)

recipe for aam ka panna /mango panna (raw)

recipe for aam ka pannaExcellent dosage of this aam panna(raw mango)drink brings us back from exhaustion and thirst that is a common thing to happen due to heatwaves.This time kallamani variety(a variety of mango)I got from the market was very perfect with light sourness and with a sweetish tinge(the way I like). Normally,raw mangoes naturally has its landmark acidic taste which is the main kick that drives us to overindulge.Many add sugar to this (recipe for aam ka panna)  drink but I like adding jaggery and it can be prepared as a concentrate and stored in fridge.If you are storing it in freezer then it will keep for longer. Continue reading

lebanese tabbouleh salad /marudhuskitchen

lebanese tabbouleh salad /marudhuskitchen

lebanese tabbouleh saladSoaring summer heat calls for some eye filling colorful veggies and fruits combined together in salad form but this applies only to persons who really know the intended meaning of the very salads.I mean by saying that only few people love salads and take it seriously understanding its nutritional benefits.The right combination of apt veggies and fruits with suitable dressing makes the salads enjoyable and tasty.The correct combinations of crunch,color and taste makes best celebrated salads around the world. Continue reading

panagam recipe /panakam (Summer drink)

panagam recipe /panakam (Summer drink)

panagam recipe /panakam (Summer drink)This traditionally designed drink panakam/ panagam recipe has become confined only to be done during certain festivities like ramanavami and tamil new year.But its not a simple drink to keep away from!its a superb kind of refreshing cooler to be had althrough these summer months.I simply adore the simplicity of this recipe but it is an ignored drink and nowadays it has been replaced by other unhealthy drinks.People are still after aerated drinks even after understanding that it never quenches Continue reading

kamban koozh (withkambu/pearlmillet/bajrainstant powder)

kamban koozh (withkambu/pearlmillet/bajra instant powder)

kamban koozh (making of bajra/pearl millet flour for kambu koozh)It’s a real challenge to cope up with scorching summer heat waves!usually the severity will begin little later but this time it’s too much of heat here that we are experiencing now itself.Any way we have to continue with our chores we can’t just stop everything and sit idle inside our houses.In Tamil Nadu the Amman festivals(goddess) celebrated are really grand!but there must be a reason behind this festivity.The reason may be complex but its natural and inevitable kind of celebrations that I really adore and enjoy.The main part of the festivity is the “koozh”(summer drink) Continue reading