Traditional Indian Recipes

AMLA CANDY – HEALTHY AMLA CANDY

Amla or Indian Gooseberry is famous among Indians for its medicinal Ayurvedic Properties. Amla are good source of Vitamin C. Amla helps against indigestion, inflammations and arthritis. It cools the stomach when taken in, treats dry cough and it gets rid of the toxins in the liver. Amla candy ... read more

PEANUT CHIKKI – CHILDREN DAY SPECIAL RECIPE

Peanut Chikki is a healthy, delicious traditional Indian candy made of peanuts and jaggery. Peanut Chikki is good for health because of the proteins in the peanuts and iron in the jaggery. It is also a perfect snack during winter to keep your body warm. Peanut Chikkis are loved ... read more

TELANGANA PAPPU CHARU – TANGY AND SPICY DAL CURRY

Telangana Pappu Charu is a famous traditional dal curry of Telangana. Pappu or dal or lentil is cooked with green chillies, onions and tomatoes and then in tamarind juice. It has a tangy and spicy taste. It goes well with plain rice and any side vegetable fry, papad, pickle, ... read more

SWEET CORN WITH CHANNA DAL VADA

Sweet corn is a healthy vegetable which has a great source of vitamins, minerals and dietary fibre. Today I am posting a sweet corn vada which is prepared using sweet corn, channa dal and other spices. In my previous posts I have posted vada prepared using sweet corn and ... read more

COCONUT RICE IN PRESSURE COOKER USING COCONUT MILK

Coconut Rice is a South Indian rice recipe. Coconut Rice is a tasty and filling recipe. It can be packed for kid’s lunch box. There are different methods of preparing coconut rice. One of the methods is by using coconut milk for preparing coconut rice. Today I am posting ... read more

KOMBADI CHICKEN (DRY) – MAHARASHTRIAN STYLE CHICKEN RECIPE

Kombadi Chicken is a Maharashtrian Style Chicken Dish. In this chicken recipe, chicken is marinated with ground spices and then roasted with dry spices. It is a tasty and delicious chicken (dry) recipe. Ingredients: Chicken                                                1 kg Oil                                                           1 tbsp Onion                                                    1 Turmeric powder                             ½ tsp Coriander powder                           5 ... read more

RAW BANANA WITH PEAS FRY

Raw banana and fresh green peas is a healthy and nutritious stir fry. It can be served as a side-dish for rice, roti etc. Ingredients: Raw banana                       2 Fresh green peas              ½ cup Red chili powder              ¾ tsp Turmeric powder             ¼ tsp Onion                                    1 Mustard seeds                  ¼ tsp Cumin ... read more

CHICKEN ROAST

CHICKEN ROAST is a spicy and yummy Chicken recipe. Chicken is marinated with spices and then cooked with onion, curry leaves ginger and water till the chicken is tender. Let’s go thru the process of preparing Chicken Roast:   Ingredients: Chicken                                                                                 ½ kg Red chili powder                                                              ... read more

GOTHAMBU PAYASAM – KERALA SADHYA RECIPE – HOW TO PREPARE BROKEN WHEAT PAYASAM USING COCONUT MILK

Gothambu Payasam is one of the special payasam recipes that is prepared for Kerala Sadhya. It is prepared for Vishu and Onam Sadhya and important occasions. Let’s go thru the process of preparing Gothambu Payasam: Ingredients: Gothambu rava/ Broken wheat                 ½ cup Jaggery                                                                 1 ½ cup Thick coconut ... read more

EID – UL – AZHA RECIPES – BAKRID RECIPES

Bakrid or Eid – ul – Azha is one of the most important Muslim festival. Bakrid is also called “Festival of Sacrife”. Bakrid or Eid – ul – Azha honours the willingness of Prophet Ibrahim to sacrife his son upon the command of God. Prophet Ibrahim dreamt of being ... read more