April 09, 2018
March 31, 2018
March 14, 2018
Subhashni Venkatesh 3/14/2018 Cooking Tips
Vegetables are the prime ingredients of our diet and we spend a lot for them. Some times in haste we buy the vegetables displayed attractively in super markets or in road side shops and we complain that they have cheated us. The taste of the cooking depends on the quality of the vegetables we use. What to look for in appearance and texture is very important in choosing vegetables. So use these Smart Samayal Tips to get the basic skills of selecting good vegetables and avoid wasting money:
March 02, 2018
Black gram Rice with Lady’s Finger Tangy Gravy and Sesame Chutney (Uluthamparuppu Sadham and Vendaikkai Pachadi)
This Combo meal is the traditional and very healthy food of Tirunelveli in South Tamilnadu. A mouth watering meal with very high nutritious values. Every ingredient used for preparing this meal makes you healthier in many ways. I have given the individual nutritious values towards the end of the recipe...
February 21, 2018
Muzhu Ulunthu Dosai is the authentic dosa of Tirunelveli district. Usually we use dehusked Blakgram or splitted one for making dosa. Here the wholegrain of Blackgram without removing the skin is used and hence it is packed with proteins and fiber. Blackgram is also rich in iron, calcium and Phosphorus.
February 06, 2018
January 13, 2018
I learnt this easiest making of Pulikaichal paste for making Puliyodharai recently from my Mom who visited my place. I asked her to make this for me. Puliyodarai has a unique taste and no doubt that there are many fans for this tangy rice. The tangy and spicy Temple style Puliyodarai with the hotness of chillies, flavour of spices and sesame oil and with the crunchiness of the dals and groundnuts gives a divine taste...
Pongal, the harvest festival of Tamilnadu coincides with Makara Sankranthi which refers the event of the Sun entering the zodiac sign of Makara or Capricorn. It is a three days festival and the first day is Bhogi, Second day Pongal and the third day Kanu Pongal. The best of South Indian dishes are relished during the harvest festival of Pongal making the occasion a gourmet's delight.To Zestfully Celebrate the festival. Here are some Pongal Recipes. Try these yummy and traditional recipes with love and share the dish with family and friends and have a blast this Pongal!!