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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

how to cook murungai keerai /drumstick potato poriyal(stirfry)

how to cook murungai keerai /drumstick potato poriyal(stirfry)

murungai keerai /drumstick potato poriyal(stirfry)Our great golden agers are quite astonished now for the actuality that we buy drumstick leaves for money because as you may all know each house here during those days had murungakkai/drumstick leaves tree and it was a most valued must have tree.I bought some drumstick leaves from farmer’s market rolled it in newspaper and stored it in fridge for next day but somehow my menu changed and after two days took out and saw that all the leaves have fallen!now it was an easy job for me. Continue reading

murungakkai rasam /drumstick rasam recipe

murungakkai rasam /drumstick rasam recipe

murungakkai rasam /drumstick rasam recipeThose days they planted trees and plants at their backyards for a reason that they are not only useful but for easy accessibility as well !not like today. we don’t even know what’s going in for a plant to grow well were we simply buy them and use-them blindly.Yes!of-course there is no other option other than growing our own vegetables!but its impossible for many.Even Iam born and brought up in such a healthy environment friendly situation unlike our kids.My granny use to grow everything needed for day-today cooking. At-least we can share our backyard stories to children to bring awareness about natural home gardening.Here in this post it’s all about the making of murungakkai rasam… Continue reading

simple tomato rasam without dal /easy tomato rasam(instant)

simple tomato rasam without dal /easy tomato rasam(instant)

simple tomato rasam without dal /easy tomato rasam(instant)Inspiration is one thing that takes you to another level and keeps you engaged and inclined to whatever field you are interested.It was an invite for a simple house-warming function the lunch served was elegant and comforting!was appreciable to the core that I had lots to ask about the preparations they have done.The whole family there were our well wishers (it was a mini function)and they were all close to our family for years till now so I was relaxed naturally to talk whatever! the rasam served there was without dal and it tasted so nice and I felt the making of this simple tomato rasam without dal was different from usual with good taste. Continue reading

tomato dal andhra style /tomato pappu

tomato dal andhra style /tomato pappu

tomato dal andhra style /tomato pappuIn India and down South here dal in any form any time any day is so vital that every first serving for hot rice will be with some kind of heart warming dal with good dollop of ghee in it.I always admire Andhra cuisine for its sharp flavours and you may be knowing me as a sweet mad person till now but not to mention am a spice loving person too.Paruppu thanni/dal pani is the first introductory food that is given to a baby before introducing solid foods because these dals contains loads of protein and dietary fibres and is easy for a baby to digest. Continue reading