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Dill Leaves Chutney

Dill is an herb high in anti-oxidants and dietary fibers. It is rich in iron and helps reduce blood sugar and cholesterol levels. I have found this herb only in certain cities (Mumbai and Bangalore) where locals include it in … Continue reading

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Navaratna Chutney

Breakfast options for most South Indian households are usually standard – dosa or idli. A chutney or a gravy accompaniment can turn the standard breakfast into an exotic one. Here is Navaratna chutney that is made from raw ingredients. This … Continue reading

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Paniyaram

What your mother cooks for you always holds a special place in your heart. Everyone has a long list of items that they love about their mother’s cooking. I have my list of items too, right from the jeeraka vellam (jeera/cumin … Continue reading

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Raw Papaya Salad

A quick and healthy salad, simple and easy to make. Grated raw papaya, seed-ridden green chillies finely chopped, generous sprinkle of sesame seeds (may be some crushed flavored peanuts as well!), dash of lime and salt. Yummy salad is ready. … Continue reading

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Coconut Chutney

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A simple coconut chutney to accompany dosa, sevai, or idlis. Ingredients: Coconut (scraped/cut) – 1/2 of a medium sized coconut Shallots* – 2 nos Dry red chilies* – 3 Water – 1/2 cup Curry leaves – 1 stalk Mustard seeds … Continue reading

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Cucumber & Beetroot Salad

An easy and tasty salad. Great way to start a meal. Ingredients: Cucumber – 1 Beetroot – 1 Peanuts (preferably flavored) or almonds – a handful Green chilies – 1 Coriander leaves – 6-7 stalks Lime – one-half Salt to … Continue reading

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