D for Dosai Milagai Podi – Spiced Chili Powder for Dosai and Idli

Dosai Milagai podi also known as chili powder for idli and dosai is something that you will find in every South Indian pantry. This is one thing that we can never run out of. This year started as a very

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Paruppu Podi – Spiced Lentil Powder for Rice

18th July, 2015 Having homemade masala powders and spice powders are a blessing. They are much more flavorful than the store bought ones and we can always control the ingredients that go in to them. I have always bought back

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Poondu Paruppu Podi – Garlic Paruppu Podi

12th May, 2015 When choosing this theme of readymade products made at home, I clearly remember Srivalli mentioning not to use any recipes from your own cuisine. I still made this paruppu podi for the theme because this is something

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Thengai Podi with Flax Seed – Spicy Coconut Powder with Flax Seed

6th Feb, 2014 Indian kitchen cabinets are loaded with homemade spice powders that can be incorporated in cooking as well as some that are used with rice to make a meal. These podis are powders are such a life saver

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Pavakkai Podi / Bitter Gourd Podi / Spiced Bitter Gourd Powder

26th Jan, 2014 Coming from a South Indian background, podi’s are a must have in the kitchen. These are such a life saver when it comes to a busy weeknight dinner. The regular podi’s that are stocked in my pantry

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Ellu Podi/Ellu Saadham (Spiced Sesame Seed Powder/Spiced Sesame Rice)

20th Jan, 2013 South Indian pantry is very famous for many kinds of spiced masala powders. Ellu podi (Sesame powder) is one such masala. It is a quick and easy recipe to make and once we have this powder in

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