South Indian

Lunch Recipes, Main course, South Indian

Bisi bele bath

Bisi bele bath is a popular dish from Karnataka which translates to ‘hot lentil rice’ in Kannada. Along with rice and lentils, a variety of other vegetables are also added which makes it a wholesome meal. This recipe has been adapted from my mother. When I first asked her for the recipe, she said everything […]

Chicken Gravy, Main course, South Indian

Chicken salna

Here’s yet another mouth watering recipe for the chicken lovers – Chicken salna! This is an epic masterpiece of the street vendors. Though the exact origin is unknown, this dish is very famous in all the roadside shops or “Thattu vandis” and is loved by everyone. The aroma of this dish will make you crave […]

Main course, South Indian

Ezhukari pongal kootu

Ezhu kari kootu is a traditional South Indian recipe, made with 7 different vegetables on Pongal which is celebrated as the harvest festival on the tamil month of Thai. This is also prepared on Thiruvathirai festival along with the kali. Traditionally, this kootu is prepared with vegetables that are harvested in this month and offered […]