Vendakkai Curry | Okra Fry Recipe

  A simple Vegan Stir fry / Curry made with garden fresh Okra. This side dish will definitely make you an Okra lover (if you are not one already)! Growing up and to this day, Vendakkai / Okra is one

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Aloo Kasuri Methi | Potatoes with Dried Fenugreek Leaves

 Aloo Kasuri Methi | Potatoes with Dried Fenugreek Leaves is the perfect curry / side dish for a quick weeknight dinner or as a part of the elaborate weekend meal.    It is the last week of the year and

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Beans Curry | Beans Poriyal with Coconut

We wait all year long to this time of the year when we get to start picking our favorite vegetables from the backyard. We put lot of effort in spring to get the backyard ready. Each and every person in

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Mooli Palak Subzi – Radish and Spinach Subzi

Radish is yet another root vegetable that is very commonly used in Indian cooking. In South India, one of the major recipes that we use radish is in Sambhar and that is the only one I grew up eating. I

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Kathirikkai Podi Curry – Eggplant Poriyal with Spice Powder

Eggplant lovers, this is a recipe for you. We love eggplant our house and I often get requests to make eggplant curry. My usually curry / poriyal is eggplants with red chili powder, but I love what my best friend

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Kothavarangai Poriyal – Cluster Beans Stir-Fry with Coconut

Finding fresh kothavarangai / cluster beans in the Indian stores is quite hard. Also they are pretty expensive and hence I always just pick a handful to make paruppu usilli or sambhar. Last time, it was just my husband who

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Moong / Mung Sprouts Curry – Sprouted Moong / Mung Subzi

Sprouted beans have more nutrients and health benefits when compared to beans as such. Lots of people are adapting to fresh eating habits and I am one of them. After having read about the many health benefits, I have begun

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Bhendi Subzi – Okra Subzi – Bhendi Masala

  Happy Deepavali to all of you! Hope everyone had great celebrations and a fun festival. After all the festive treats, we are back to routine and my this week’s theme for the BM is Dry vegetable curries. When we

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Urulaikizhangu Podimas | Potato Podimas

Potato Podimas is one of the quick and easiest potato curry one could make. This grated potato curry is flavored with abundance of ginger and lemon juice.  Potato curry or potato stir fry is one of the most liked curry

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Carrot Curry with Coconut – Carrot Poriyal

For the last of day of South meal dishes, I have a simple carrot curry. Usually there are 2-3 different kinds of curry/poriyal served in a meal. One is a stir fried kind of curry/poriyal that does not have coconut

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