Ghee Rice

Ghee Rice is what we make for most of our Non-Veg curries. Very simple to make and yet tasty. As the curry is always quite spicy, the mildness of this ghee rice is easy for the stomach. Ingredients Needed Basmati Rice – 2 cupsCloves – 3Cinnamon – 1 inchCardomom – 2Cumin Seeds – 1 tspGreen […]

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Nellore Chicken | How to make Nellore Chicken Fry

Nellore Chicken

Nellore Chicken is a chicken dry starter prepared with Indian Spices and saute with egg to make a wholesome dish on its own. A fusion dish created to have the best of the ingredients added. -Updated on Jul 24th 2018. I updated this with new pictures and formatted recipe. Everything else remains the same and […]

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Pappu Chaaru with Arbi Stir Fry – My Express Meal

Pappu Chaaru comes to rescue for our Sunday dinner. After the heavy lunch, this is what has been on menu for many years at our place. We normally never think of making this on any other day or anything else for a Sunday dinner. Pappu Chaaru can be prepared in many ways. Infact, Athamma has […]

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Lunch Box Series : LBS#8

For today’s lunch its different than the regular sambar and Vegetables fries. I normally have one day allotted for Rice varieties, so that cooking gets done easily. So prepared Vegetable Pulao, which is almost the same way I make the biryani too. Not real difference between the two. except for few ingredients changed or added. […]

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Pithiki pappu kura ~ Hyacinth Bean Curry

Well I must say I had enough with trying to find the English equivalent to this Bean, that’s so common. Infact I was on the verge of giving up on this post. Not only was I confused, I confused Amma also. I spent a long distance call on trying to find the exact name of […]

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Murgh Mussallam ~ Whole Chicken

If there are family specials and things related to that, they always bring memories to us. This is one such recipe that Amma always treasured and prepared on special occasions. Of course, all the special occasion naturally comes on Sunday. Amma takes on herself to prepare a feast on all Sundays. This recipe, she got […]

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Classic Chicken Fry!

My cousins had dropped in for dinner and I planned to prepare my Nawabi Biryani and some chicken fry. Since the time I saw Cinnamon’s Chicken fry, I wanted to make it for hubby dear. Now was the perfect chance. As I had to squeeze in with my time on preparing biryani and a fry […]

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Carrot Beans Sambar ~ Lunch Box Series : LBS#7

Carrot Beans Sambar

Carrot Beans Sambar is one of the sambar varieties that’s popular in Tamil Nadu. The sweetness of carrot lends a unique taste to this sambar. Since this post was many years ago, I decided to redo the same dishes and took new pictures as part of the BM#90, Redo Old posts. I enjoyed making it […]

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Creamy Icy Milkshakes

Anyplace, anytime for a milkshake. This suits me apt. I can have one, any time of the day but believe me I have tasted only Chocolate flavour be it Milkshake or ice-cream, maybe had Vanilla couple of times. I don’t like anything else nor have I every wanted to even try. Dad always says its […]

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