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pineapple rasam south indian / Annasi rasam recipe

pineapple rasam south indian / Annasi rasam recipe

pineapple rasam / Annasi rasamRasams become an inevitable part in all the traditional South Indian lunch menus. This Pineapple rasam is a special south indian speciality with tangy sweet flavour with all the goodness of wholesomeness. Rasam making is an art and once you are well worse in the nuances of making rasam you can make any rasam. My mom says that if you are able to make a good rasam then you will be able to make any kind of cooking just on the go. 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

how to make horse gram rasam /kollu rasam

how to make horse gram rasam /kollu rasam

horse gram rasam/kollu rasamDown my memory lane my friends would make fun of me saying”I thought that kollu/horse gram is only for feeding horses but you make a meal out of it”but this was the case long back and now they too make quite some dishes out of it realizing its health benefits.Horse gram a high-powered legume with lots of diuretic(pushes out unwanted water out of our body) goodness and it is used as one of the main items in ayurvedic treatment.The legume by itself is hard but if we take it in sprouted form it is easily digestible and has a high amount of slowly digestible carbohydrates which is diabetic friendly. Continue reading

recipe for making buttermilk rasam /morrasam/soup

recipe for making buttermilk rasam /morrasam/soup

recipe for making buttermilk rasam/morrasam/soupCurds become sour easily during summer because of the high temperature and this sourness has lots of health benefits in it.The sour curds mixed up with lots of water makes a perfect simple drink and all-through these hot summer days the usage of buttermilk is in abundance to beat the heat of-course. Continue reading

making rasam with rasam powder (homemade)

making rasam with rasam powder (homemade)

making rasam with rasam powderLove this rasam for its simplicity! predominantly tasty because of the homemade rasam powder(you can refer my homemade rasam powder recipe given here). In most of the South Indian houses after a wholesome festive meal they used to have rasam in a glass!this is mainly for digestion,even after having it(rasam) in the regular meal. Continue reading