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recipe for radish paratha /mooli stuffed paratha recipe

recipe for radish paratha /mooli stuffed paratha recipe

radish paratha /mooli stuffed parathaThis recipe for radish paratha  is the most fulfilling and satisfying item by itself. These radishes have a peculiar pungent sweet smell which makes many to avoid this wonderful vegetable.Its one of the excellent tricky way to serve children with these paratha’s stuffed with grated radish. But, having these stuffed inside a paratha makes it more tasty and tempting.If you are unable to make rolling by the given method. Continue reading

radish sambar south indian /Tamil Nadu style(for rice)

radish sambar south indian (for rice)/Tamil Nadu style

radish sambar south indian

There is an interesting history about “sambar”!read the below information

The following Information is from the site named History telling.wordpress.com
(Via The Story of Sambhar by Padmini Natarajan.)(click above line to the site)

“The Marathas were ruling Tanjore. Sambhoji was a great cook (the male clan members to note) and very fond of his amti with a handful of the tart kokum thrown in. In a particular season the kokum that was imported from the Maratha homeland did not reach the bare larder of the king’s kitchen. Sambhoji was cooking and the minions were shivering in their dhothis to tell him that his favourite dish could not be made that day. A smart Vidushak, who had been elected sous chef for the day, decided to solve the problem. He whispered in the king’s ears that the locals used very little tamarind pulp to gain a better sourness to the curry and that Sambhoji should experiment with this variation. Voila, the dish with the tuvar dal, vegetables, spices and the tamarind pulp was cooked and served by the king to his coterie. The court declared the dish an outstanding preparation (they had no choice with the king as Chef) and thus was born Sambhoji’s amti that in time became sambhar.” Continue reading 

make radish chutney for idli and dosa

make radish chutney for idli and dosa

make radish chutney (mullangi/mooli)Iam one in the lists who hate radish because of its fiery pungent aroma!but nowadays I get going with this vegetable because of its nutritional noteworthiness.When I started realizing the health advantage and well appreciable delicacies made out of radish buying this root vegetable have  become a weekly affair. Continue reading