Category Archives: Main Dish

Curd Rice (Thair Sadam)

On a weekend afternoon when you are just not in a mood to cook, too lazy to get out for lunch, and don’t want to have a heavy meal, make curd rice, or thair sadam as we South Indians call … Continue reading

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Rice Kozhukatta (Steamed Rice Balls)

Kozhukattas are yummy energy packed steamed rice balls that can be had at any time. It can be parceled and easy to carry as a travel snack too. Ingredients: For Batter: Parboiled Rice- 2 cups Salt to taste For tadka: … 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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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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