X for Xtra Flavorful Rasam Powder – Homemade Rasam Podi for Xtra Flavorful Rasam

Right from the beginning, I knew that X was going to be the alphabet that I will definitely be using an adjective. Even after deciding that, it took me forever to decide on one single recipe that I would be

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South Indian Lunch Menu # 3 – Manathakkali Vathal Kuzhambu, Tomato Juice Rasam and Beans Poriyal

As a South Indian, our everyday food revolves around rice. Even though I make authentic full planned South Indian meals only about twice a week, one of the days will definitely be vathal kuzhambu in the menu. I cannot stop

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South Indian Lunch Menu # 1 – Pumpkin Vathal Kuzhambu, Cabbage Curry and Tomato Rasam

Planning a menu to cook lunch or dinner is the hardest part of cooking for me. I love when I know what I have to cook. I am sure a lot of us have the same issue of deciding what

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Thakkali Juice Rasam – Tomato Juice Rasam

5th June, 2014 Rasam is a staple in the South Indian household and we grew up eating rasam saadham/rice almost every day. The South Indian meal is not complete without rasam.  Hence we need quite a few recipes for different

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Thakkali Rasam – Tomato Rasam (made in Eeya Sombu)

Thakkali rasam is an essential part of meal in every South Indian family. I am a big fan of rasam and I need it when I am making South Indian food. The rasam is so refreshing that some prefer to

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Milagu Jeera Rasam / Pepper and cumin Rasam

3rd Dec, 2013 This month, I am beginning the blogging marathon by choosing the theme Healthy recipes. This theme is intended to make a healthy diet specific to an ailment. Lot of ailments and recipes came to my mind and

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Pineapple Rasam / Spicy Indian style Pineapple soup (BM # 27)

6th Apr, 2013 For the month long Blogging Marathon, I am blogging about few of my favorite foods from classic South Indian (Tamil) weddings. Pineapple rasam is one such recipe that is often made for the wedding menu. This rasam

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