Andhra Style Chicken Curry ~ No Coconut Version

With the cooking and planning for the Indian States, occupying most of my thoughts, it was quite hard to cook anything new or even new for this space. Well no excuses, I wanted to simply do something new today, and not just keep on the Menus that I have been doing it lately. Anyway one […]

Continue Reading

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 […]

Continue Reading

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 […]

Continue Reading

Spicy Chicken Fry | Kodi Vepudu

Couple of weeks back Amma had made this for a party and later told me that it turned out very well. I was sad that I wasn’t around to see the dish being prepared nor click pictures. On hearing that it was quite spicy, I had to make this for hubby dear right. So I […]

Continue Reading

Puli Bongaralu | Puli Ponganalu ~ 101 Dosa Varieties!

As regular readers might know, I am a Dosa fan and can binge on it nonstop. I even had my first Mela in honour of Dosa and the Dosa Mela was one of the most successful Melas that had so many varieties in one place. I was very adventurous and decided to make 101 varieties. […]

Continue Reading

Chicken Varuval | Spicy Chicken Roast

It’s one of those when one is utterly bored. Kids are off to bed with the sweet note that they will be having a weekend soon. Though I have loads of pictures to be worked on, somehow nothing was inspiring. When you think about how things go on, one wonders if things are always as […]

Continue Reading

Sapidi Pappu, Tomato Rasam ~ Simple Andhra Thali

With the full month Blogging Marathon going quite strong in Spice your Life, I hardly get time to cook something else. Saturdays lunches are surely planned properly to make sure I make atleast 3 -4 dishes. The tough part is always putting everything together as the thali that I am so obsessed with. Anyways I […]

Continue Reading

Andhra Pulihora Recipe | Tamarind Rice ~ Andhra Special

If there has been one dish that has always captured my interest without any change in the intensity, it has always been a Pulihora. I really love that spicy, tangy Pulihora that is often a prasadam. And since it’s a prasadam, you only get to eat it in small offerings. Yet there have been occasions […]

Continue Reading