Peanut Dal (Kadalai Pachadi)

Peanut Dal: Sounds new and different right? Yes, Peanut is a tasty nut and easily available in all stores at any season. It has high nutritional values. Peanuts are an excellent source of many vitamins and minerals. We have tried making recipes with Peanut as chutney and chalna, but this combination of dal and cooked…

Bunch of Mango recipe

Bunch of Mango recipes: This is the season to celebrate, plenty of mangoes can be seen in the market. The variety of recipes to enjoy the taste of Mango .Traditional recipes are really trustworthy. It is clever to utilise the seasonal vegetables and to preserve it till next season. Mango Rice: http://wp.me/p1o34t-f9 Ingredients: Cooked rice-1…

Mango Dal

Finger licking taste of this mango dal is very simple and easy to prepare. Excellent combination with plain cooked rice or roti, No wonder tastes heavenly with these two simple dishes. There are many different kinds of mangoes that range in color, shape, flavor and size. While the skin color of mangoes can vary from green…

Thakkali/Tomato Pachadi

Thakkali/Tomato Pachadi: Red Tomato Pachadi is a wonderful combination with plain cooked rice and ghee,  matches with curd rice and also with idli or dosa when you are hungry. Main Ingredients cooked toor dal and Red ripe tomato. Thakkali/Tomato Pachadi Ingredients: Tomato red- 2 nos big, or 3 nos Onion chopped-1 no Green chilli-7 to 9 nos…

Sundakkai pachadi

Sundakkai pachadi / Turkey berry: Sundakkai is known as Turkey berry in English.Its is widely used in the southern part of India and in Malaysia, as fresh green vegetable or sun dried variety (Sundakkai vathal).Vegetable is tiny but its benefits are enormous.We know that thorny vegetables are very good for our digestive system. Sundakkai is…

keerai Thayir Koottu

Mulai keerai thayir pachadi: Greens are very good for health,one of the best variety of spinach that is can be eaten by all the age groups in any forms they wish,It makes the body strong and healthy.  It promotes child growth.  The magnificent values present in this spinach cures many rare diseases. but most of…

Ladies finger Pachadi

Ladies finger Pachadi: Pachadi origin chettinad,famous dish made with all type of vegetables like Tomato,Brinjal,Beans,Drumstick,sundakkai ,Ridge Guard etc..along with boiled Toor dal ,Tamarind extract and Tomato.This Pachadi alone satisfy our  lunch with steam cooked rice or with Curd rice.Versatile method is followed in other states,in this name Pachadi.   Ingredients: Ladies finger 100 gms Onion-chopped-1…

Beans pachadi (dal curry)

Beans Pachadi or Dal curry: This is different from normal dal curry   in Chettinad region pacha di is made with any vegetable like Brinjal,Beans,Potato,Ladies finger ,Capsicum etc…with Dal and Tomatoes ,This dish  is semi-liquid, unlike Sambar. This can be served with white rice,dosa ,and with curd rice. Ingredients: Beans 15 nos Toor Dal boiled- 1…