Coconut Thogayal | Thengai Thuvaiyal

Coconut Thogayal | Thengai Thuvaiyal | Step by step procedure with pictures Coconut thogayal is simple side dish which you can make in no time. Thogayal is different from chutney. Thogayal is usually served with hot steamed rice with a dollop of ghee or sesame oil whereas chutney is commonly served with Idly / Dosa / Upma and many other tiffin or snack varieties. Other … Continue reading Coconut Thogayal | Thengai Thuvaiyal

FISH THOKKU – Village Style Fish

FISH THOKKU – Village Style Fish Meen Thokku is a traditional village style fish recipe. Thokku is like a semi-gravy recipe.  It tastes spicy and little tangy. Interesting point is we are using shallow fried fish in this thokku. Also we are not adding any coconut or tamarind in this recipe. While discussing about Sea food recipes one of friend gave me this recipe. I … Continue reading FISH THOKKU – Village Style Fish

Chettinad Baby Potato Fry

Chettinad Baby Potato Fry Chettiand Cuisine is famous down the south in India. The secret of their recipes are they use freshly ground spices for most of the cooking. It gives an amazing flavor to the food. I have already posted a quick Potato fry and Potato fry with onion and tomato. Today I am posting a simple chettinad baby potato recipe. I learnt this … Continue reading Chettinad Baby Potato Fry

SOYA CHUNKS FRY – Meal Maker Fry

SOYA CHUNKS FRY – Meal Maker Fry Soya Chunks / Meal maker fry is a dry recipe which is usually served with roti, chapati or even with steamed rice with Sambar, dal or rasam. Usually I prepare soya chunks recipes when literally no veges available in my kitchen. A simple rasam rice or curd rice with this nutritious side dish makes a good lunch. You may … Continue reading SOYA CHUNKS FRY – Meal Maker Fry


KATHIRIKAI PULI KUZHAMBU – Brinjal(Eggplant) Curry Kathirikai Puli kuzhambu is a tasty South Indian curry which is served with rice. This is spicy and more flavourful kuzhambu recipe. Usually this recipe is made using small sized whole brinjals with slits in between. But today I am using large brinjals and cut those into 4 halves. Check here for other South Indian Kuzhambu Varieties Bittergourd Kuzhambu, … Continue reading KATHIRIKAI PULI KUZHAMBU – Brinjal Curry