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It's a small attempt to post the recipes learnt and tested in my kitchen.
Hope u enjoy your stay.

Sunday, October 09, 2016

Tomato chutney

This is simple chutney which can be made in bulk and can refrigerate it. Can be eaten with dosa, idly and any with South Indian dishes.I prefer eating with hot rice and ghee...yummyyyyy.


Tomatoes 3
Salt to taste
Oil 3 tbsp
White vinegar 6-7 tbsp


In a pan take oil, when hot add chopped tomatoes and sprinkle salt  . Cook until oil oozes around.

Then add salt and mix well.

Let it cool down and add vinegar.

Mix well and store in a air tight container.

Thursday, July 07, 2016

Achari Capsicum Rice

Many times when i am in no mood of cooking i prefer a quick fix. In my house i hardly have left over rice. So i make different types of rice dishes with fresh cooked rice not the left over rice. Achari capsicum rice..sounds interesting. This rice is a mixture of our desi pickle and rice. Every Indian likes pickle that too South India is quite famous for its pickles. There are hell lot of varieties of pickle. This capsicum rice can be made with any kind pickles. It taste awesome with any pickle of your choice. I tried tomato pickle,lemon pickle and mango pickle. These recipe calls for very ingredients. 


Capsicum 2 (any colour)
Rice 2 cups
Lemon pickle 1 tbsp
Cumin seeds 1/4 tsp
Bay leaf 1
Pepper powder 1/4 tsp
Oil 2 tbsp
Salt to taste

Method:- Heat oil in a kadai, add cumin seeds and bay leaf. Saute for 1/2 a minute. Now add lemon pickle and pepper powder, saute. Add capsicum and salt. Cover and cook for 2-3 minutes. Capsicum should not be cooked fully. Now add rice and mix well. Serve it with papad.

Sunday, June 19, 2016

Chilly Paneer

I never get tried of eating paneer. This curry is a mixture of Indian and Chinese cuisine. Here is the recipe. .


Paneer 20 cubes
Onions 1
Curry leaves few
Cumin seeds 1 tsp
Capsicum 2
Garlic 3 pods chopped
Ginger garlic sauce 1 tsp
Soya sauce 1 tbsp
Chilly garlic sauce 3 tbsp
Oil 3 tbsp
Coriander powder 1 tbsp
Turmeric powder 1 tsp
Salt to taste


Take oil in a kadai, heat oil. Once hot add cumin and curry leaves. Then add Onions. Saute until onion changes colour. Here we are not completely frying the onions. Add garlic and ginger and garlic paste.

Include coriander powder,turmeric powder,chilly garlic sauce and salt. Saute all for a while.

Add Capsicum and soya sauce. Saute for 5-7 minutes until capsicum are half cooked. Add paneer pieces and coriander leaves. Mix well let it cook for another 5 minutes.

Once done serve hot with naan.