Chilli bajji rice / Bajji milagai rice

Its been almost a week since I have posted any recipe and I hardly find time to blog.. I am in Chennai,continous family functions,shopping, marriages and I am busy bee. Having so much fun with so many activities in and around.. No function is complete without traditional “Kalyana Vzhai Elai Sapadu” oh god!! Nothing can… 

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Tindora Masala Bhat

Masale Bhaat is one of the traditional Maharashtrian recipes. The word Masale refers to the generous use of Goda(Kaala) masala in this recipe and Bhat means rice in Marathi. There are several variations making Masaale Bhaat but the most common one being using ‘Tondli (Tindora/Indian Ivy Gourd). Tindora Masala Bhat(Kovakkai rice) is a super quick and… 

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Potato and Bread Briyani

Who doesnt like Briyani:) There will be no one who says ‘NO TO BRIYANI’ and I am a great lover of briyani and try to make so many variations. One of my recent carving was this Potato and Bread Briyani… This is so rustic to make and tastes out of the world!! I have made… 

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Yellow Pumpkin Pulav

Pulav/ Pulao – It is an easy one pot Indian Pilaf cooked with mild spices & veggies. Pulav is one of the most common dishes in Indian homes. There are so many different versions of making Pulav. One of my recent experiment with this Naatu(Country) veggie – Yellow Pumpkin. When I tired for the first… 

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Mustard rice

Mustard rice/Kaduku sadam – is one of the easiest & simplest no onion & garlic recipe. It is a versatile recipe & it is perfect for festivals,Lunch box & travel too. Even bachelors can make this easy. So easy & unique. This rice goes very well with roasted potatoes,Moar kuzhambu,Papad & chips. It is so… 

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Ellu sadam / Sesame rice

Ellu sadam /Yellodarai/Sesame rice is a classic traditional Neivedhyam dish made for Lord Vishnu. Puratasi Saturday is considered to be auspicious. I also make ellu sadam during Navaratri & Aadi 18!This is a no onion garlic recipe. Perfect for lunch box! Usually black sesame seeds are traditionally used. If you dnt have then you can… 

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Rustic Mint Pulav with Capsicum Raita

Rustic Mint Pulav – is one of the easiest,simplest & quite flavorful dish. This is a no onion – no garlic recipe & you can make this during Festive time too.  Perfect for parties,lunch box,working woman & even for bachelors. While I making this pulav, the whole house was filled with the freshness of mint… 

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Vazhaipoo rice / Banana Flower rice

Vazhaipoo rice / Banana flower rice – one of the quickest,easiest & tastiest rice variety.. This is a no onion – garlic recipe & can be prepared in less than half an hour.. If you have cooked rice & vazhaipoo ready & then in no time this rice is done!! It turns absolutely delicious.. Vazhaipoo… 

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Drumstick Leaves Pulav

  Drumstick leaves pulav – one of the best way to get iron from rich greens. This pulav is very mild,flavorful, so instant & quick to make!! You will get more drumstick leaves flavor & if you need extra veggies you can add on as per your wish!! But for me I love this way!!… 

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Garam masala rice

Garam masala rice is a perfect one -pot meal & simple to make & taste delicious. This is my version of making this pulav. It is a good option for lunch box with simple raita or with dal & pickles. Ingredients: Basmati rice- 1 cup Onion – 1 Ginger-garlic paste – 1/2tsp Carrot -1/4 cup… 

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