Korada

Its been almost 2months since I did my blogging and I was busy and completely held up with so many personal activites. Now that I am back to blogging and I am still in Chennai and will be here for few more days! So, I will be posting some traditional,heirloom,summer recipes that are pilled up on… 

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Mango/Aam chunda

Chunda also known as chundo or Khaman is a classic Gujarati sweet & sour mango pickle that is made with raw mangoes. This chunda is most popular with combination of Methi Thepla (Fenugreek Flat-bread).  This pickle can also be used as a spread for your bread/sandwich/phulka or a dip with your chips.  This instant chunda is very… 

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Milagai / green chilli thokku

  Milagai thokku or green chilli thokku is one of my favourite pickle. It is a best accomplishment for dosas,upma,curd rice or even with chapatis/parathas. This thokku is very spicy!!!!! My MOM makes best milagai thokku & I love to have it at any time!!! It is so easy to prepare & doesn’t require much… 

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Neer nellikai

Gooseberries/ Amla is rich in source of Vitamin – C & antioxidants. It also slows down the ageing process & helps in improving the immunity. It has iron & other nutrients which increase the growth of hair. I learnt this recipe my from MIL. You can have it with any variety of rice. Try to… 

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Apple thokku

Thokku is a pickle preparation very popular in Tamil Nadu. Homemade thokku is always taste awesome compare to store bought. No Preservatives & artificial coloring. Freshly ground spice gives nice flavor to the pickle. Home made always the best. Here is the Apple thokku recipe. Ingredients: Apples – 2 Turmeric powder – 1/4tsp Red chilli powder… 

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Spicy curry leaves & corainder leaves chutney/thokku

Spicy curry leaves & corainder chutney/ thokku is a simple side dish that goes with chapathi, poori, idli, dosa & it goes on….It is a versatile side dish. This is my MOM’s version of making this thokku. It is so easy to make, taste delicious & can be stored in the refrigerator for nearly 1… 

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Tomato thokku

Tomato thokku or thakkali thokku is a simple side dish that goes with chapathi, poori, idli, dosa & it goes on….It is a versatile side dish. This is my MOM’s version of making this thokku. It is so easy to make, taste delicious & can be stored in the refrigerator for nearly one month. Ingredients:… 

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Instant tomato thokku

Tomato thokku or thakkali thokku is a simple side dish that goes with chapathi, poori, idli, dosa & it goes on….It is a versatile side dish. This is my MOM’s version of making this thokku. It is so easy to make, taste delicious & can be stored in the refrigerator for nearly one month. Ingredients:… 

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Corainder leaves thokku

Corainder is such a flavorful & aromatic herb. It can be mixed with plain rice & also serves as a good side dish for idli,dosa mixed with gingely oil. If you are familiar with, or a fan of Grand Sweets’ Kothamalli thokku & try this. I have been trying to replicate it at home &… 

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