Chicken Biryani ~ Pressure Cooker Method

This Pressure Cooker Chicken Biryani, is one of those biryanis that just happen in Amma’s Kitchen. She read this somewhere and added her own twist. The first time she made, she didn’t even tell me that she was making a biryani. Yes I would have gone with my camera for a step by step picture […]

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Semi Chicken Gravy ~ Andhra Style

We are starting yet another month and here’s a delicious semi gravy chicken gravy that makes a great dish to be served with rice and chapati.  When I come to think that even after 2k recipes that I must have on both my blogs, I still find a recipe that’s loved by all and yet […]

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Chicken Pulusu | Chicken Kura ~ Side Dish for Biryani

For the Cooking with Cookbook Challenge this week, it’s yet another Chicken Gravy from Amma. She has so many variations with her, that I feel unless I note down all of them, I won’t be able to remember all.  Sunday lunches are elaborate affairs at home. Even though our Sunday breakfast is heavy, we still […]

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Prawns Biryani | Kerala Style Chemeen Biriyani

For the final day under Biryanis I made Prawns Biryani. I already have a version of Prawn Biryani, and wanted to try from a different cuisine. Today’s version is from Kerala cuisine. It’s also called as the Shrimp or Chemeen Biryani. I landed here and almost followed the recipe. Since I was cooking along with […]

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Loose Prawns Fry | How to make Loose Chili Prawns Dry

This is yet another starter made with Prawns from Amma’s hand written dairy. She had that recipe for quite sometime, though everytime she makes prawns, she makes the regular Prawns Roast. So she said she was looking for a new recipe and was leafing through her dairy, when she saw this recipe being noted down […]

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Karuvepillai Eara Varuval | Prawns Fry

Never realized that making one post in this space would be such an effort! I had been trying and trying to write one post but time was never right to do that. Amma made this prawn fry last week and I thought this will be a good one for the Cooking with Cookbook Challenge. Athamma […]

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Egg Fold-over with Chicken | Chicken Egg Roll

Egg Fold Over with Chicken is an easy and interesting dish as it has shredded chicken bits stuffed in. If you have some leftover chicken pieces, this can be easily done. Eggs always seem to hold more attraction than other meat dishes. Daddy used to say that for a nonvegetarian, even then there is nothing […]

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Chicken Dum Biryani 2 ~ Weekend Cooking

It was Konda’s birthday this Sunday and she strictly said I was not to make any dal and only her favorite dishes through the day. Well with our relatives at home, it was only natural we will anyway plan for something special, however with her warning, we surely had to make nothing else. The day […]

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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 […]

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