Ingredient: Cumin seeds

Egg pulusu – Poached egg curry in tamarind sauce

Looking for a simple curry to wake up your taste buds? Check out this step by step guide to making a spicy and tangy egg curry!

Sabudana Kichdi (with no peanuts) – Tapioca Pearl Hodgepodge

Sabudana khichdi is usually made with peanut powder which is a dish that is consumed during auspicious days by those that want to observe abstinence from indulging on their staple food. Though I’m not a religious person (to my mom’s disappointment!!), I love Love laaaaav sabudana khichdi. However, since i’m on Whole30 cleanse now, I […]

Cauliflower Rice – Egg Fried Rice

Alright, I can’t believe i’m saying this. But friends, Cauliflower “rice” is mind-blowing. This fried rice tasted absolutely delicious and my coworker who tasted it couldn’t tell it wasn’t rice. I just started my Whole30 cleanse and I was pretty skeptical to substitute my beloved rice with cauliflower, but i’m Sold! I had come home […]

Rajma

Prawn Thokku

Prawn Masala

This prawn masala is to die for. Sometimes when I crave for soul food after a long day at work, this is what I treat myself with. Here is the recipe for you to try out. 🙂

Paasi Paruppu Sambar/Moong dhal sambar

My mom makes this dhal as a side-dish for rotis, and I have always enjoyed eating left-overs the following day with rice. Later when I started cooking, I tweaked it a little bit to go well with rice. This a very healthy substitute for regular sambar without compromising on taste. Here goes the recipe!

Thattai

Ven Pongal

I have to start by saying that i’m writing this description on 01/14/2020. However, the initial recipe post was from 08/07/2008 and so is the above image. I just don’t feel like replacing the amateur image. 🙂 Living in the USA and Pongal falling on a Wednesday means that we only get to enjoy this […]

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