Category Archives: Dals/OzhichuKootaan/Saaru

Cheera Moloshyam (Spinach Dal Curry)

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A healthy and tasty spinach/amaranth leaves and dal combo that tastes good with rice. Does not have too many spices, a simple, no-frills curry. I make this often as it is easy. It is a dish you can cook when … Continue reading

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Sambar

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Sambar is a versatile dal curry. It tastes good with almost everything. You can have it with rice, dosa, idli, even chapathi! There are various types of sambar and different styles of making it. This is a simpler version, which … Continue reading

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Vegetable Korma

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A spicy and wholesome vegetable curry that goes well with almost everything. Ingredients: Mix vegetables diced in small cubes and florets(carrot, cauliflower, beans, green peas, potato) – 250 gms Turmeric – 1 tsp Water – 1 cup Coriander leaves – 1 … Continue reading

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Manga Pulissery (Ripe Mango Yoghurt Curry)

Sweet, salty, sour, spicy..a lil bit of every taste to tickle your tongue. A curry that is a concoction of unique tastes… Ingredients: Ripe mango, cut into small pieces – 2 Turmeric powder – 1/2 tsp Red chili powder – 1/2 … Continue reading

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Appam & Vegetable Stew

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Mixed vegetables cooked in coconut milk and flavored with spices served along with soft and fluffy appams. A lip-smacking combo that can be served for breakfast, lunch, or dinner. Ingredients: Mixed vegetables (cauliflower, potato, carrot, peas, beans) cut in small … Continue reading

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Moru Curry (Simple Curd Curry)

Simple and instant curd curry. Ingredients: Yoghurt/buttermilk – 500 ml Shallots* – 3-4 Red chilly powder – 2 tsp OR green chillies – 5-6 Turmeric powder – ¼ tsp Cumin seeds/powder (jeera) – ¼ tsp Methi seeds/powder (uluva)- ¼ tsp … Continue reading

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Cucumber & Raw Mango Curry

A sour curd curry similar to North Indian kadi. Ingredients: Malabar cucumber* – 250 gm Raw mango (medium)* – ½ portion Curd – 1 cup Turmeric powder – ½ tsp Water – 2 cups Salt – to taste For gravy: … Continue reading

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