Sundried Vegetables

Our ancestral practice of making sundried seasonal vegetables made to store for months to use. Huge houses, high raised flooring with open Verandah in the middle of the house and weather in that area which supports in a great manner is the secret behind this to say. What Happens on drying vegetables? The dehydration process…

Mango/Maa vathal

Mango vathal: We get plenty of seasonal vegetables like mango, brinjal, flat beans and cluster beans in the market during the month of May and June, the hot season. This climate is favorable for drying the seasonal vegetables to make it as  vathals. Normally the price of these vegetables increases during the off-season. Achis of…

Kuzh vadagam

Kuzh vadagam: 1 Time to exploit the hot summer,sun dried vegetables and vathal are popular in chettinad, torrid climate of this region helps in great deal.Seasonal vegetables are processed and dried in the sun light and stored for approximately a year of usage.Vegetables like,brinjal,cluster beans,flat beans,mango, even meat (uppukandam),vathal like Kuzhu vathal,Killu vathal,kanji vathal,vengaya vadagam,mithukka…