Karpooravalli Ilai thuvaiyal

This is a chutney made of Indian borage leaves. This is good for cold and cough.  Ingredients : 10 borage leaves washed 1/2 cup small onion 4 red chillies 1 tsp coriander seeds  1 tsp Cumin seeds  1/2 tsp pepper  1 gooseberry size Tamarind /2 tsp Tamarind paste  1/2 tsp Asafoetida  2 tsp Bengal gram…

Kadalai kozhambu

Ingredients : Black chick peas         2 cups Onion                            2 cups roughly diced Tomatoes                      2 cups chopped  Ginger garlic paste     1 tbsp Poppy seeds      …

Thaval adai

Ingredients: Par boiled rice        2 cups  Raw  rice                  2 cups Red gram                  1 cup Bengal gram            2 cups  Black gram               2 tbsps Fenugreek  …

Kara Adai

Ingredients: Par boiled rice        2 cups Raw rice                   1 cup Bengal gram            1 cup Red gram                 1/2 cup Black gram               2 tbsps Red…

Groundnut chutney

Ingredients: Groundnuts    1 cup fried and deskinned Red chillies     4 Tamarind       1/2 tsp paste Garlic cloves  2 Ginger             1 inch Coriander leaves 2 tsp finely chopped Salt                  1 tsp Oil          …

Banana stem kola curry

Ingredients : For the kola Banana stem               3 cups diced finely Bengal gram               1/2 cup  Red gram                     1/2 cup Onion                      …

Brinjal Kothsu

Ingredients : Split Green gram          1/2 a cup Brinjal                             1 cup chopped into small slices  Green chilli                     1 Onion                …

Ven Pongal

Ingredients : Table rice                1 cup Moong dal               1/4 cup Pepper corns           1 tsp Cumin seeds            1 tbsp Asafoetida                1 tsp Ginger    …

Banana stem dosai

Ingredients Idli rice                     3 cups  Black gram               1/2 cup Fenugreek seeds      1 tsp Salt                              2 tsp Water to grind Banana stem  …

Banana floret cutlet

Ingredients : Banana flowers           1 cup cleaned and chopped Onion                             2 tbsp finely chopped  Ginger chilli paste       1 tsp Cumin  powder            1/2 a tsp Fennel powder    …

Banana floret vada

Ingredients : Banana flower          cleaned and Finely chopped  3 cups Bengal gram              1 cup washed and soaked for 3 hours Onion                          1 cup finely chopped  Green chillies            3…

Spinach cutlet 

Ingredients : Spinach                  4 cups  Potato                     1 boiled and mashed  Cornflour               2 tsp Cumin seeds          1 tsp Green chillies        4 finely chopped  Ginger…