Authentic Recipes from the Kitchens of Shriya, Nithu & Arthi!

Mushroom Masala

Posted by on May 29, 2008 in Veggie Entrees & Sides | 11 comments

I have always wanted my gravy to taste like the one in restaurants. But I have never got that. Finally, with this mushroom masala, I got...

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Thattai – Rice & Peanut Savory Snack

Posted by on May 16, 2008 in Appetizers, Diwali Recipes | 15 comments

  Thattai is a crunchy snack very popular in Tamilnadu and it’s a staple snack for many of the festive occasions in karnataka...

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Gobi Manchurian dry – Cauliflower Manchurian dry

Posted by on Mar 25, 2008 in Appetizers, Cooking Videos, Veggie Entrees & Sides | 65 comments

[youtube http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=d2X9jjf90c8] Gobi Manchurian or Cauliflower Manchurian is a popular Indo-Chinese appetizer....

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Mushroom Jalapeno Curry

Posted by on Mar 17, 2008 in Veggie Entrees & Sides | 13 comments

Now-a-days I have started making chappathy regularly for dinner. So I have to try a variety of curries so that we don’t get bored of...

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Paruppu Keerai – Dal Spinach

Posted by on Mar 12, 2008 in Veggie Entrees & Sides | 11 comments

Dal spinach is a simple but healthy South Indian dish which can be taken along with rice/chappathy. It is good for health and children...

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Dum Aloo

Posted by on Mar 5, 2008 in Veggie Entrees & Sides | 69 comments

Its one of the popular north Indian recipes. Its usually cooked under pressure so the potatoes get soaked in the gravy and so the name Dum...

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Aloo Methi Sabji(Potato With Fenugreek Leaves Curry)

Posted by on Feb 23, 2008 in Veggie Entrees & Sides | 13 comments

This is the first time I’ve tried methi leaves and it has already become one of my favorites.I’ve always thought that it had a...

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Green Moong Dal Curry

Posted by on Feb 15, 2008 in Veggie Entrees & Sides | 85 comments

Need to make something quick and your head is blank with little to no ideas swarming around? Try this quick 15-min recipe that is rich in...

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Kathirikkai porial – Eggplant curry

Posted by on Feb 13, 2008 in Veggie Entrees & Sides | 16 comments

Eggplant curry is another spicy South Indian dish which is taken along with sambar/rasam/veg rice. Ingredients: Eggplant – 8...

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Dal curry

Posted by on Feb 12, 2008 in Veggie Entrees & Sides | 4 comments

Moong dal curry/Green gram curry is a simple but tasty curry which is taken along with chappathies and steamed rice. Ingredients: Moong...

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Mixed vegetable kootu/Mixed vegetable curry

Posted by on Jan 29, 2008 in Kootu/lentil Stew, Veggie Entrees & Sides | 14 comments

This is mixed vegetable curry with spices, a south Indian dish which is simple and healthy. Spices like jeera, pepper and red chillies are...

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Foodie Rendezvous – 3

Posted by on Jan 28, 2008 in Rendezvous | 13 comments

Sunday is almost over! We wanted to spread the love by highlighting a few recipes every week from our fellow foodie bloggers. It has...

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Karuvepillai Thuvaiyal/Curry Leaves Chutney

Posted by on Jan 27, 2008 in Chutneys, Veggie Entrees & Sides | 17 comments

Curry leaves are the essence of South Indian cooking. They give rich favor & aroma to any dish and they are used in a lot of recipes....

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Sweet Potato-Yam Curry

Posted by on Jan 22, 2008 in Veggie Entrees & Sides | 11 comments

It’s been almost a week since I posted a recipe. We had some of our friends (including nithu and her husband ganesh) visiting us and...

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Chicken Vindaloo

Posted by on Jan 11, 2008 in Chicken dishes, Meat & Seafood Entrees | 7 comments

Vindaloo is an Goan dish traditionally prepared with garlic, red wine and chili. Vindaloo roughly means in Portuguese – ‘...

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Pepper Chicken Gravy

Posted by on Jan 5, 2008 in Chicken dishes, Meat & Seafood Entrees | 33 comments

Today my husband and I were craving for something little spicy so I ended up making this pepper chicken gravy. My Mom used to make this...

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Tomato Chutney

Posted by on Jan 3, 2008 in Breakfast Menu, Veggie Entrees & Sides | 0 comments

Its a typical south Indian dish which is often consumed with idli or dosa. This is a very good side dish for idli, dosa, and it takes such...

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Cabbage Kootu

Posted by on Dec 31, 2007 in Kootu/lentil Stew, Veggie Entrees & Sides | 1 comment

This is a typical vegetarian side dish that is a part of a traditional south Indian meal. Because of cabbage’s suttle flavor it best...

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