Tomato Rice Oriya Style

RCI : Oriyya was nearing its deadline and I didn’t have anything to contribute. So when I checked the sites given by swad, this seems to be easiest that I can prepare….I adapted the recipe from here. This is also my contribution to JFI: Rice hosted by Sharmi Preparation Time : 10 mins Cooking time […]

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Vankai Urulagadda Kura and a new Award

Vankai Urulagadda Kura or Brinjal Potato Curry as it can be called is a very simple yet tasty curry that goes as an excellent combi for Chitramma and of course with Rotis. But the strangest part was accepting the fact that at my in-laws place, they eat this with Sweet Polis or Puran Polis as […]

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Bendakaya Bajji ~ Okra Bajji

Don’t mistake this for a snack….I did the first time I heard this name from hubby dear. He is fond of Ragi Sangati with Bendakaya Bajji. I have known to have tasted Sangati with Groundnut/Peanut Chutney or Endimirapakaya Pappu, but a dish made from Bendakaya was strange to me. Now don’t ask me why its […]

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Cluster Beans Curry | Mattikaya Kura | Side Dish for Dosa

We call Cluster Beans as Mattikaya in Telugu and Kothavarangai in Tamil. Until I started cooking, I never knew the tamil names for many of the Vegetables. I almost feel strange when trying to recollect what Amma says for each one. Though I never really lived in Andhra, I know them by their Telugu names. […]

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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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