Cabbage Coconut Chutney ~ Healthy Side Dish for Dosas

When we made the Oats Pesarattu, we wanted to select a healthy chutney as we had to avoid peanuts and Hubby dear isn’t a great fan of coconut chutney. Amma had this chutney noted down in her diary. She might have noted from the TV show, I am not sure. We wanted to try it […]

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How to make Katori Chat ~ Step by Step

For the second day under BM#48, Chaats, I have my most favorite Chats, the Katori Chat. Chats are those dishes that one can literally adapt to their taste and methods. The first time I tasted these were during a cooking competition that I was judging. The ladies had come out with such interesting dishes and […]

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Curry Leaves Chutney Recipe | Karivepaku Pachadi

This version of Karivepaku Chutney, is yet another delicious spread you can have for your Dosas. You can either serve as a dip or simply spread over cooked dosa, before serving. Athamma makes this chutney quite often during the season when we get fresh curry leaves, which are tender as well. Since there is no […]

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Mango Chutney ~ Andhra Mamidikaya Pachadi

Making the best of the season, here’s another pachadi made with unripe mangoes. Wonder how this recipe never made way here. However I am happy I got it recorded when Amma made it this time. This is one of those regular dishes she makes during the season.  We mostly mix this with steaming rice with […]

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Karivepaku Pachadi | Curry Leaves Chutney

When it comes to Andhra cuisine, the chutneys form one of the most integral part of the course. There is always some chutney or the other always on our table. We make chutneys with just about anything. Especially Athamma, is known for her capabilities of making pachadis from anything. She is back from her vacation […]

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Chintha Thokku Chutney | Fresh Tamarind Chutney

Happy Onam to all my readers!   Every year we plan for an Onam Sadya for lunch. This year we had to skip it for various reasons. The attire is also kerala special and we do Pookolam on the entrance and in the lobby as well. Somehow all these were missed and to compensate our […]

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Mint Coriander Chutney | Pudina Kothamali Chutney

This is another one of your simple yet delicious chutneys that you can serve with your Idlis and Dosas. Infact this Pudina Kothamalli chutney is so versatile that it makes a great impact with rice as well. Since the time Amma has started making this chutney, it surely finds itself on our table every week. […]

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