Category Archives: Home Cooking

Cauliflower poriyal (Dry)

Ingredients: Cauliflower Oil Curry leaves Mustard seeds Coriander leaves Urad dal Turmeric powder Asafetida powder Green Chilly Onion Method: Cut cauliflower and soak it in hot water for 10 min. Drain the water and keep it aside. In a bottom pan, heat oil, add mustard seeds, urad dal, turmeric powder, asafetida powder, chopped onion, cut

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Multigrain dosa – From Veena’s kitchen.

Ingredients : multigrain flour (Ragi, Jowar, Bajra, Wheat)/or/Wheat Flour rice flour green chilly onion salt to taste water Method: In a bowl, add chopped onion and green chilly, multigrain or wheat flour, rice flour. Add water and stir well to form a dosa batter. Heat pan, pour the dosa batter to form a circle shape.

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Rava payasam/ Sweet Semolina Porridge/ Rava Kheer

Ingredients: Rava/Semolina (1 cup) Milk (1 cup) Sugar (1/2 cup) Oil/Ghee/fat (1 tbsp) Dry fruits (1/2 cup) Water (2 cups) Method: Heat Ghee/fat in a pan. Roast dry fruits in low flame. Remove the roast dry fruits and keep it aside. Add Rava/Semolina to the same pan and roast it till it become ivory color

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Sabudana (Sago) Khichdi – North Indian Delite

Ingredients: sabudana (sago) onion ginger green chili cumin seeds roasted nuts (optional) Method: Soak sabudana/sago in water for 9 hours. In a heavy bottom pan, heat oil, add cumin seeds, ginger, chopped onion, add pinch of salt and sauté it. Add roasted peanut, if required. Once the onion is golden brown, add chopped green chili.

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