South Indian recipe

semolina Semolina Upma | Suji Upma

Semolina Upma | Suji Upma

There’s numerous mouth watering dish of semolina or suji that can be cooked for a family breakfast. Earlier I had shared a bengali Jhal suji recipe in my blog. Today I am going to share the recipe for a South Indian cuisine inspired Semolina Upma | Suji Upma ! Semolina or suji based dishes are a […]

mutton recipe Mutton dum biryani

Mutton dum biryani

Mutton dum biryani is a one pot meal that’s superb in taste. It’s greatly aromatic rice, the richness in taste due to mutton is unparalleled to most of the dishes. I have shared an easy home made chicken biryani recipe earlier in my blog. That’s a shortcut for sure. But it’s taste comes out awesome! […]

Kerala chicken curry with coconut | Nadan kozhi curry

Kerala chicken curry with coconut | Nadan kozhi curry

Kerala chicken curry with coconut | Nadan kozhi curry is an extremely flavorful chicken curry. The recipe is originated from the land of back water ‘Kerala’. This goes well with steamed rice. It’s one of my favorite chicken preparation both in terms of cooking and eating !                   […]

Plain dosa recipe

Plain dosa recipe – A boon for weight watchers

In my Bangalore days, I used to stay as a paying guest. On every Friday morning, PG aunty used to serve wonderful plain dosa. Plain and white, minimal use of oil. .. was a boon to me, since I was introduced to weight watching back those days. In fact, I enjoyed standing in a long […]

chicken recipe Chicken chettinad recipe

Chicken chettinad recipe

Chicken chettinad recipe is derived right from the South Indian cuisine. This is extremely flavorful due to the presence of ground spices, curry leaves which are used to cook the chicken. So today let’s check out the Chicken chettinad recipe. During my stay in the south, in our office cafeteria this chicken dish was served in […]

Easy idli recipe Idli Recipe for soft, fluffy idlis

Idli Recipe for soft, fluffy idlis

If you have been following my blog, you would understand that I have been a huge fan of South Indian food. I remember if my parents were to go shopping in ‘Dakshinapan mall’ in Kolkata, I used to be very happy. Not because my ma and babi would bring us new clothes, but because they […]

Dimer curry

Sour egg curry

Eggs are indeed my all time favourites and to experiment with eggs as I love having egg curries frequently owing to its ease of cooking, I like the most. There are several ways of cooking an egg curry. If you like tikha some day, try dim kosha and if you want to have a khatta […]

Bengali recipe Boal mach khatta kalia recipe | boal fish in a sour thick gravy recipe

Boal mach khatta kalia recipe | boal fish in a sour thick gravy recipe

Often I am in a mood to experiment with cooking. One such experimentation with fish gave me a wonderful recipe which I happily call ‘Boal mach khatta kalia recipe | boal fish in a sour thick gravy recipe’. It is a kind of fusion of south Indian flavour in typical bengali macher kalia. I guess […]

South Indian recipe Lemon rice recipe

Lemon rice recipe

If you have left over rice from the day before, just try out this Lemon rice recipe. It’s a south Indian dish. During my bangalore days, on every Wednesdays  it  was served by our PG aunt and I used to relish the flavor of the dish! Cooking time for Lemon rice recipe: 15 minutes Ingredients for […]

Chicken biryani Easy Home Made Chicken Biriyani Recipe

Easy Home Made Chicken Biryani Recipe

A pot of biryani is surely a dose of happiness! Be it religious festivals or celebrations or get together,  this one pot meal is surely a winner food with all its aroma, flavor and richness. There are several elaborate ways of making biryanis as there are numerous kinds of biryanis available all over the world. […]