Tikkar Roti | How to make Rajasthani Tikkar Paratha

Rajasthani Tikkar aur Sabji Thali

Tikkar Roti or the Rajasthani Tikkar Paratha is a flatbread made with equal portion of Maize flour and Wheat flour. It is then spiced with spices and vegetables. These make a delicious snack or tiffin for any meal. The maize meal or the flour that is slightly coarse and yellow in colour is used to […]

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Bihari Chana Dal Puri Recipe

Bihari Chana Dal Puri Thali

Bihari Chana Dal Puri Recipe is a traditional Bihari style poori stuffed with chana dal cooked in spices. This Bengal gram dal stuffed puris are made of wheat flour stuffed with chana and deep fried. Traditionally one serves these dal puri with rice kheer for breakfast. Since I was planning on making a thali I […]

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Prawns Curry | How to make Prawns Gravy

Prawns Gravy

Prawns Gravy / Prawns curry is a side dish made with spices cooked in onion tomato base. This gravy pairs very well with pooris and chapatis. Prawns is available only during a certain season and we mostly make it as gravy as everybody likes it with Poori. However, its again a case of one of […]

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Chepala Kura | How to make Fish Curry

Chepala Kura

Chepala Kura or Fish Curry is a delicious gravy made with fish. This is a tangy dish that is served with steamed rice and mixed. While there are different types of fish used to make the gravy, we have always used only Vanjaram or Seer Fish. This is an expensive fish as it has only […]

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Mysore Rasam | How to make Mysore Rasam

Mysore Rasam

Mysore Rasam is an aromatic dish made with freshly roasted and ground spice powder and this light dish makes a wonderful lunch or dinner meal. Though the name goes as Mysore Rasam, I am not sure of the connection between the Indian State of Mysore in Karnataka and this rasam. While there are many rasams, […]

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Gongura Pulihora | Andhra Style Red Sorrel Leaves Rice

Red Sorrel Leaves Rice

Gongura Pulihora is an Andhra special spicy mixed rice prepared with red sorrel leaves with spices. This is very quick and easy to make Pulihora. Andhra is famous for its gongura pachadi, which we make in couple of different methods. I have a Gongura Podi, Gongura Pappu, I have even made a fried rice with […]

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