Biyam Pindi Pakode ~ Rice Flour Pakodas!

How would you feel meeting a friend after many years? I know I would be excited. The same excitement was bubbling in me, since the time Amma told me that her school friend is coming to meet her. Parents are moving to another place, this time another country! When Amma called up her friend to […]

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Chicken Biryani ~ a treat to senses!

Well having decided on Rice items for this week, sure has me in a fix! Have been breaking my head for rice dishes not using the whole rice as such. Now this is really a tough job, when I think that we South Indians, atleast can’t think of rice without actually having it as such […]

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Biyam Rava Upma ~ Upma with Broken Rice!

Having decided to prepare dishes with rice, I couldn’t think of anything different than the Rice varieties. While discussing it with Athamma, she asked if we have done Biyam Roti, Biyam Vadiyalu, everything is already done. Then she asked if I have posted Biyam Upma. When I was excited hearing a upma with rice, she […]

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Andhra Pulihora ~ Tamarind Rice with Sesame seeds!

It started to drizzle again when I started back home. It was pouring a while ago and seeing a lull, I thought I should get going. Not that I would mind getting drenched. I simply loved doing that. Back home, I saw the boys were doing little better but again the cough got worse during […]

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Gongura Fried Rice ~ Rice Mela!

Its fun to see how little ones pick up words. Peddu says “Mana” for No and Chinnu says Nana or Vana for No. This is their standard response for any query you pose them. Be it calling them for a bath or eating, their immediate response would be either Maana or Naana, with their heads […]

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