Sesame rice is a flavourful dish which can be prepared during weekends or for a quick lunch. It is ideal during festivities since it has no onion or garlic in it. The ingredients needed to prepare sesame rice are few and mostly found in all kitchen shelves. Roasting and grinding of ingredients are the only […]
Rice is the staple food of Indians. We consume it as plain rice with some accompaniment or any variety of rice dish. The variety of rice dishes are more popular with children.They love variety of pulav and biryanis. Kadai pulav is a tasty rice dish that you can prepare in half an hour. I use […]
Soya chunks pulav is tasty and easy to make one pot meal, providing with the necessary proteins to the body. Soyabean is a good source of nutrition for vegetarians and these chunks can be used easily in cooking. Being a vegetarian, dairy products, green leafy vegetables, legumes and pulses play an important role in our […]
Rice dishes form one of the major attractions in South Indian festivals. Masala Bhath is one such kind which is tasty and can be made with the available ingredients. Preparations for Ugadi are on in most of the houses. It is an important festival for the people of South India. It is also celebrated by […]
Khichdi is a popular one pot meal which is relished by all. Popularly known as pongal, this has been made since ages, but with time, different versions are available. With brown rice being used regularly in many kitchens, khichdi is also made of it. Here is another kind of khichdi made with brown rice. This […]
My advent with brown rice landed me to this recipe. The first time I made it I was sceptical and knew it was a disaster, but alas ! it was awesome and since then have made it couple of times. Brown rice with beet and sprouts, tasty one pot meal , serve it with any […]
This is a famous dish of Karnataka. Its made on many occassions, be it the festivals or get togethers. A dish made of rice and tuvar dal, with goodness of vegetables and some condiments ground together makes it an outstanding one pot meal, which is cherished by many. The ingredients that you need are: I1/2 […]
It’s been sometime I have written rice recipe, today sharing with you all a popular and easy to make one -pot meal, tomato rice. Rice and vegetables are tossed in tomato puree blended with spices and cooked to make an easy meal some days.
Rice porridge cooked in coconut milk is a comfort food for summer. It is soothing to the body and does not involve much work near the fire. It is cooked on a slow flame, with an occasional stir. This is a typical food of South Kanara. To make the coconut milk : Grate one coconut […]
Cabbage ,occasionally makes a peep in my kitchen and it is usually for the stir fry or the indo-chinese dishes that I use it. Many years back, I had read about the cabbage rice by the famous cooking magnet Tarla Dalal, I really could recall the recipe and last week decided to give a try […]
A three layered of varying tastes and colour as the name implifies, gives a satisfying taste when blended together.This dish involves a little bit of work, but its worth it. It can be arranged differently with the white layer in between.
In the blazing heat, chilled flavoured curds or buttermilk is refreshing and a lunch without curds rice seems incomplete. In South India, it is a tradition to end their meals with curds and rice. A ready to eat curds rice is more than welcome. Though occasionally made, it is a must be during functions and […]