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  • Prawns Delight - Prawn Curry in Coconut Milk

    Prawns Delight - Prawn Curry in Coconut Milk

    The tittle of this post ideally should have been "Deeps Prawn Curry" or "Deep's mum's prawn curry" as she likes to correct me but then I wasn't sure if she ...

  • Nandu Kuzhambu - Chettinad Crab Curry

    Nandu Kuzhambu - Chettinad Crab Curry

    An inter community marriage has more benefits than you can count and for me the one that tops the list is the gorging on the traditional food of both sides, ...

  • Som Tum Mamuang : Thai Raw Mango Salad

    Som Tum Mamuang : Thai Raw Mango Salad

    There was a time when raw mangoes were a seasonal affair, one would wait for them to hit the market early April to make chutneys, dals and more. But these ...

  • Onam Recipes : Parippu (moong dal with coconut)

    Onam Recipes : Parippu (moong dal with coconut)

    Dal has always been comfort food for me, whether it is the simple toor dal with a hing tadka or the kickass methi & palak dal my mil makes with tamarind ...

  • Chettinad Recipes : Crab Rasam

    Chettinad Recipes : Crab Rasam

    So after a break of a month the kitchen divas are back and this time with Chettinad Recipes.Years ago, in my visit to a restaurant called "thalapakkatti" in Chennai I ...

  • Desi Health Bites : Chettinad Fish Curry

    Desi Health Bites : Chettinad Fish Curry

    This is the second post in the series for Fortune Rice bran oil and this time I attempted a Chettinad Fish Curry. A bit about Fortune Rice Bran Oil again, ...

  • Comfort Food - Post 25

    Comfort Food - Post 25

    Everyone has a comfort food isnt it... The food you crave when u have nothing else to do, when u wee bit down... when may be your mood is not ...