Arrabbiata Sauce – Penne All ‘Arrabbiata

This is one of the hottest sauces that I have tasted in the Italian cuisine. There might be several other recipes that are spicier than this that I have not tasted yet. The only place I have eaten Arrabbiata sauce

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Thakkali Juice Rasam – Tomato Juice Rasam

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 kinds of rasam

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Roasted Tomato and Basil Soup – Ultimate Comfort food

9th Feb, 2014 Tomato soup is the first thing that comes to my mind when someone says soup. I love tomato soup and I have two different tomato soup recipes already posted in the blog. The other day we had

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Tamatari Kasoori Pulao – Flavorful rice with juicy tomatoes and fragrant dry Fenugreek leaves

15th Dec, 2013 Off late I have been getting a lot of cook books from the library. This recipe is from one such book that I brought back from the library. The book not only has some delicious recipes but

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Crostini with Cherry Tomatoes and Mozzarella

7th Nov, 2013 For the month of October, the International food challenge selected the cuisine of Campania, Italy. The recipes from this region were suggested by Priya Suresh. I chose to make this very famous appetizer from this region. Campania

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Thakkali Thokku/Tomato Pickle – BM # 32

The tomato season is coming to an end soon.  This month’s blogging marathon had been a wonderful way for me to show my readers what I do with my tomatoes every year. Thakkali thokku or Tomato Pickle is an excellent

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Freezing Tomatoes | How to Freeze Excess Tomatoes

End of Summer / Early fall is when we are looking to use up all the excess tomatoes from the backyard garden. Freezing tomatoes has been my preferred method to store them for a prolonged period.   Late summer is

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Tomato Biriyani (Taste and Create)

19th Mar, 2013 I recently joined this amazing group called the ‘Taste and Create’ run by Min of ‘Bad Girl’s kitchen’. Min pairs each blogger with a partner and we are required to cook from the partner’s blog and post

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Tomato Dosai /Thakkali Dosai (Indian Rice crepes made with tomatoes)

2nd Jan, 2013 Being a South Indian, Dosai’s are one of our staple Tiffin and dinner recipes. Everyone loves dose in my house and this is one of a different recipe for dosai that does not require the batter to

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