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Curry leaves Valakkai Poriyal (Plantain Chips)

Curry leaves Valakkai Poriyal (Plantain Chips) by Navaneetham Krishnan

A lovely crispy-crunchy accompaniment for rice or snacking.

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Stuffed Bitter Gourd Fry

Stuffed Bitter Gourd Fry by Paul Anderson Lumen

Something Different

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Egg Rasam (Indian Pepper Soup With Egg)

Egg Rasam (Indian Pepper Soup With Egg) by Navaneetham Krishnan

Appealing with its tangy, peppery and garlicky flavors.

1 vote
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Pudina/Mint Chutney

Pudina/Mint Chutney by Navaneetham Krishnan

mint leaves for the cool fresh taste, yoghurt for the natural tinge and that bit of spiciness from dried red chilies.

1 vote
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Squash In A Spice Paste Done Pronto!

Squash In A Spice Paste Done Pronto! by kathy gori

This has been one hell of a week, one of those 7 day stretches that includes everything on lifes' smorgey...except dental. Of course the week's not over yet. It's been a week of some nerves, some loss, some traveling, some stress and the general sense of just being unable to catch up. That said, I can't wait for Monday to start the…

2 votes
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Kheemah Kheemah Kheehah Chamelion

Kheemah Kheemah Kheehah Chamelion by kathy gori

Ok, I'm sure I'm dating myself with that one. I remember when I was dancing around with one earring and big hair and leggings and I hadn't yet started cooking Indian food. But that's another tale for another time. Boy George aside... A got an email from a Facebook friend in the UK the other night. Evidently someone had gifted her and…

4 votes
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Christmas Cookies-Kulkuls

Christmas Cookies-Kulkuls by Paul Anderson Lumen

Christmas Sweets in India

1 vote
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Urulaikilangu Poriyal (Potato Stir Fry)

Urulaikilangu Poriyal (Potato Stir Fry) by Navaneetham Krishnan

A dose of spices, chillies and aromatic curry and coriander leaves; yummylicious.

1 vote
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Sodhi (coconut milk stew)

Sodhi (coconut milk stew) by Navaneetham Krishnan

Chinese cabbage soaked up in coconut milk turmeric gravy/stew.

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Vada Pav Recipe

Vada Pav Recipe by Mary

Food on the go for the ever so busy Mumbaikar…a garma garam batata vada, which is the gram flour coated deep fried spiced mashed potato ball, sandwiched between slices of chutney slathered Mumbaiya style pav bread. Dubbed as the common man’s burger this one is available at every street corner, is super delicious and light on the…

1 vote
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Eggplant Stir Fried With Curry Leaves & Saffron

Eggplant Stir Fried With Curry Leaves & Saffron by Navaneetham Krishnan

tender eggplant pieces enhanced with saffron, chilies and ginger, also scented with curry leaves and cumin seeds.

1 vote
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Cabbage Stir Fried with Kadalai Paruppu/Chana Dal And Cumin Seeds

Cabbage Stir Fried with Kadalai Paruppu/Chana Dal And Cumin Seeds by Navaneetham Krishnan

Unless you enjoy pairing this dish with something else, it's lovely with rice and other sides.

1 vote
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Green Chilli Mango Thokku/Pickle

Green Chilli Mango Thokku/Pickle by Navaneetham Krishnan

By far, the easiest mango pickle.

1 vote
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The Banana Split...Deconstructed. A Light Variation On A Classic!

The Banana Split...Deconstructed. A Light Variation On A Classic! by kathy gori

This is a post about Banana Splits and a confession. I have to be thoroughly honest here and say that I'm not an expert on banana splits. In fact I've never eaten a banana split. It's not that they haven't looked good, and I'm sure they taste great,…

1 vote
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Chicken Tikka Masala

Chicken Tikka Masala by MANJULA

Here is the recipe for The Most Popular Indian rather I should say Punjabi food - chicken tikka masala. This version is for those rainy days when u crave for chicken tikka but cant go outside and grill or maybe for those who wants to make this but their apartment management does not allow them to use patio grills. But whatever the…

1 vote
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