Ghee rice recipe is one of the most simplest one pot aromatic rice dishes that can be prepared in a jiffy. It is best served with a gravy side dish like kurma, Chicken gravy or Egg curry. Ghee rice is quite a popular South Indian food that is mostly prepared for a special meal. It Read More
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Pudina rice or mint rice – I have shared 2 pudina rice recipes in this post. The first recipe is a one pot dish & the second one is a tempered rice made with precooked rice. Pudina rice is a delicious & flavorful South Indian style dish made with fresh pudina or mint leaves, rice Read More
Tomato rice is a simple, spicy, flavorful & delicious one pot dish made with rice, tomatoes, spices & herbs. This tomato rice can be made in a pressure cooker or a pot. If you are looking to use up left over or precooked white rice, then you can make tomato rice just under 20 mins Read More
Akki roti recipe – akki meaning rice in kannada, rotti refers to a flat bread cooked on a griddle. So akki roti refers to flat breads made with rice flour. Akki roti or rice flour rotti is an everyday food from karnataka cuisine. They are served with a chutney either for breakfast or lunch. Even Read More
Lemon rice recipe with traditional & instant pot methods – Lemon rice is one of the most popular South Indian rice recipes. It is a comfort food for many and is most commonly eaten for a meal. Lemon rice has a delicate flavor of fresh lemon juice along with the aroma of the tempering spices. Read More
Tomato bath recipe – This is an easy one pot rice dish from the udupi region of Karnataka and is usually served in the udupi restaurants. We get to see a variety of tomato bath anywhere prepared with any of the veggies like beetroot, potatoes, green peas, beans and cashews too. This is not an Read More
Capsicum rice recipe or bell pepper rice – A spicy capsicum pulao that can be made under 30 minutes. It goes good in lunch box or for a quick dinner and is kids’ friendly. It tastes very flavorful and delicious so does not need any side but to make a complete meal, it can be Read More
Veg tehri recipe – Tehri, tehari or tahari is a one pot dish originated from the Awadhi cuisine. It is mildly spicy, delicious & flavorful. It is most commonly eaten for a meal in North India. This is a variation of the Veg pulao recipe, but includes spice powders too. Tehari can be made with Read More
Kathi rolls are delicious, healthy & filling vegetable stuffed rolls or wraps made in Indian style. These are great for breakfast or to carry to work and school. You can also make these with a variety of filling.
Veg biryani is a quick one pot delicious dish made of veggies, spices, herbs & basmati rice. This veg biryani recipe just takes about 30 mins & you will end up with a filling, delicious & healthy meal.
Biryani rice recipe – kuska rice or plain biryani without vegetables made in south Indian muslim style. This is different from the biryani rice or biryani chawal that is served in North Indian restaurants. You can also check this recipe of Biryani chawal known as “GHEE RICE” in South India. One can also find this Read More
Mango rice recipe – A simple South Indian style mango rice made with raw sour mango. This recipe is almost similar to the lemon rice or the coconut rice which most of us make at home. The flavoring and the actual taste in this mango rice comes from cooking the mango in oil thoroughly. Most Read More
Palak paratha recipe – easy, healthy and delicious spinach paratha with step by step photos. I make this often for the lunch box or for the weekend lunch. Regular use of spinach helps us to prevent iron deficiency and boosts our immunity. This is one of the best ways to include it in our diet Read More
Veg paratha recipe – Healthy & Kids’ friendly breakfast recipe of vegetable paratha. I make these very often for my kids’ school box & sometimes for breakfast too. Each time I make with different veggies which lend different flavors to the paratha. These are very easy to make and the best part is the dough Read More
Corn pulao recipe with video & step by step photos. Simple, flavorful and delicious sweet corn pulao that is kids friendly. This corn pulao can be made in a jiffy anytime and also goes well in school or office lunch box. Sweet corn is one of the kids’ favorite veggies and will be loved in Read More
Poori recipe – Puri is an unleavened deep fried bread made with wheat flour & salt. This post will guide you to make perfect crisp puffed pooris at home. Puri is eaten with aloo curry, sagu or chutney.
Coconut milk pulao recipe – Learn to make one of the best flavorful coconut milk pulao with mixed vegetables. A simple vegetable pulao makes a comforting meal and is easy to prepare on a busy day either for a lunch box or dinner. This coconut milk pulao recipe is super quick to make if you Read More
Coconut rice recipe – Coconut rice is a easy and flavorful rice dish made using fresh grated coconut, tempering spices and rice. It is one of the most basic South Indian foods made for a meal during festivals and occasions. The aroma & taste of this simple coconut rice comes from the key ingredients like Read More