• 7 Cup Sweet

    Diwali is so much fun with lots of food ...

  • 7 Cup Sweet (Burfi)

    Blogging Marathon# 27: Week 2/ Day 4 Theme: ...

  • Aava pettina Aratikaya Kura (Mustard Flavored Raw Banana Curry)

    Andhra flavored raw banana curry flavored ...

  • Alasanda Vada (Black eyed Peas croquettes)

    Alasanda vada or Black eyed peas croquettes ...

  • Alu Methi Curry with Sesame Seeds powder

    VeganMofo Day 21: Organizers of VeganMofo ...

  • Alugadda Vepudu (Spicy Potato Fry)

    This is a simple Andhra style potato fry ...

  • Andhra Meal on Christmas Eve

    Wish you all a very Happy Christmas. I made ...

  • Andhra Pradesh — Madatha Kaaja/ Thapeshwaram Khaja (Traditional dessert recipe)

    Andhra Madatha Kaaja is a traditional sweet ...

  • Andhra style Greens & Chickpea Curry (Chukkakura & Gongura Senagala Kura)

    It is always amazing to see how fast kids ...

  • Aratikaya Annam (Raw Banana Rice)

    Blogging Marathon# 31: Week 3/ Day 1 Theme: ...

  • Bachchali kura Pappu

    I go to Indian groceries with mixed feelings: ...

  • Beet-Tomato Rasam

    When my MIL told me about Beet rasam, I ...

  • Bell Pepper Rice

    I made this bell pepper rice for today's ...

  • Bell Pepper/ Capsicum Avakaya

    Blogging Marathon# 34: Week 1/ Day 2 Theme: ...

  • Bellam Payasam (Dairy-free Rice Pudding with Jaggery)

    Blogging Marathon# 43: Week 2/ Day 2 Theme: ...

  • Bengaluru vankaya Gravy Kura (Chayote gravy Curry)

    I never understood why chayote is called ...

  • Besan Chikki – Independence day food parade

    Indira of Mahanandi is hosting a very unique ...

  • Bobbatlu (Puran Poli)

    Blogging Marathon# 27: Week 2/ Day 6 Theme: ...

  • Boondhi Mixture

    BM# 73: Week 2/ Day 2 Theme: Flavors of ...

  • Boondi Laddoo

    Wish you all a very Happy Ugadhi. Andhariki ...

  • Boppayakaya Kura: Green Papaya Curry

    A simple dry curry made with raw green papaya. ...

  • Bottle Gourd Masala Curry

    I signed up for Vegan Mofo – Vegan Month ...

  • Broken Wheat Upma with Veggies & Peanut Chutney

    Growing up I was not a big fan of upmas, ...

  • Brussels Sprouts Coconut Stir fry (Brussels Sprouts Thoran)

    BM# 74: Week 2/ Day 1 Theme: Quick and ...

  • Butternut Squash Curry

    I picked up a butternut squash (Thiyya Gummadikaya ...

  • Cabbage Curry in a Hurry

    I used bagged coleslaw mix for this subzi ...

  • Cabbage-Pudina Pulao (Cabbage Mint Pilaf)

    Can't believe there's only 10 days left ...

  • Capsicum Coconut Masala Curry (Peppers in Spicy Coconut Gravy)

    It has been a strange week so far. When ...

  • Carrot Poli (Bobbatlu/ Puran Poli with Carrot Halwa Filling)

    Blogging Marathon# 45: Week 1/ Day 3 Theme: ...

  • Carrot Poriyal (Carrot-Kobbari Kura)

    Here's wishing everyone a very Happy, Healthy ...

  • Carrot-Coconut Curry

    Continuing with the sweet & tangy theme, ...

  • Chalimidi

    This is my entry to the FAHC campaign's ...

  • Chamadumpala pulusu:

    This sunday, we decided to do nothing but ...

  • Chayote & Carrot Dry Curry

    Quick and easy sauteed chayote and carrot ...

  • Chayote Gravy Curry (Chow Chow Gravy Curry)

    Today, day 4 of BM# 5, I have a curry that ...

  • Chegodilu for ICC

    For this month’s Indian Cooking Challenge ...

  • Cherry Tomato Pachadi (Cherry tomato Chutney)

    Chutney made with cherry tomatoes. Cherry ...

  • Chimmiri Undalu (Sesame-Jaggery Balls)

    Blogging Marathon# 32: Letter C Theme: A-Z ...

  • Chukkakura Pappu

    For the very first time this year, I planted ...

  • Chutney Podi (Spice powder Recipe)

    BM# 73: Week 2/ Day 1 Theme: Flavors of ...

  • Coconut Chutney & Eggplant Curry

    Blender/ Grinder is a very important appliance ...

  • Coconut Chutney & Eggplant Curry

    Blender/ Grinder is a very important appliance ...

  • Coconut Peanut Sesame Chutney

    A different chutney made with peanuts, sesame ...

  • Coconut Sweet

    I wanted to start my blog with something ...

  • Cranberry Pachadi

    This pickle is very quick and easy to prepare. ...

  • Cranberry Pachadi (Cranberry Chutney)

    Cranberries are in season during the holidays ...

  • Cranberry Pulihora

    Blogging Marathon# 36: Week 4/ Day 1 Theme: ...

  • Cucumber Sweet & Sour Chutney (Keera Dosakaya Pachadi)

    Blogging Marathon# 25: Week 2/ Day 1 Theme: ...

  • Dalia Khichdi

    This is my contribution to Shaheen's (@ ...

  • Dalia Murukku

    My mom gave this recipe for murukkus with ...

  • Dibba Rotte

    Wish you all a very Happy Christmas. I made ...

  • Dondakaya Kura (Spicy Ivy Gourd Curry)

    There are some vegetables that I really ...

  • Dosakaya Pachadi (Cuke Lemon Chutney)

    Blogging Marathon# 32: Letter D Theme: A-Z ...

  • Dosakaya Pappu

    Everytime I think of dosakaya (cucumber), ...

  • Eggplant Coconut Masala Curry

    Our woes with the freezing weather continues. ...

  • Eggplant Potato fry

    One of the advantages of living in New Jersey ...

  • Eggplant-Tomato Kurma (Vankaya-Tomato Kurma)

    I'm hosting this month's Dish it Out event ...

  • Erra Gummadikaya Pulusu (Andhra style Pumpkin Stew)

    Blogging Marathon# 32: Letter E Theme: A-Z ...

  • Erra Karam Dosa

    Erra karam dosas are so named because the ...

  • Fuzzy Melon Dal & Roasted Eggplant Pachadi

    Lunch on saturdays is a leisure affair in ...

  • Gongura Bobbarla Kura (Sorrel Spinach and Black eyed Peas curry)

    Protein rich dish made with gongura (sorrel ...

  • Gongura Paneer (Paneer with Sorrel Spinach)

    A lipsmacking combination of Gongura (Sorrel ...

  • Gongura Pappu (Dal with Sorrel Leaves)

    VeganMofo Day 14: Fall is in the air in ...

  • Gongura Pulihora (Tangy & Spicy Sorrel Leaf Rice)

    Blogging Marathon# 32: Letter G Theme: A-Z ...

  • Green Mango-Potato Pulao

    A Simple rice dish that is mildly spiced ...

  • Green Tomato Pachadi

    Uragaya or pickle, pachadi or chutney find ...

  • Gutti Vankaya Kura (Andhra Style Stuffed Eggplant Curry)

    Delicious Andhra Style Stuffed Eggplant ...

  • Gutti Vankaya Kura (Dry)-Stuffed Eggplants Curry

    Blogging Marathon# 27: Week 1/ Day 1 Theme: ...

  • Hyderabadi Khatti Dal Recipe

    BM# 76: Week 4/ Day 2 Theme: Bookmarked ...

  • Hyderabadi Vegetarian Thali — Vegetable Biryani Recipe

    BM# 74: Week 3/ Day 3 Theme: Thalis/ Spreads ...

  • Iguru/ Vankaya-Senagapappu Iguru (Eggplant-Chana Dal Curry)

    Blogging Marathon# 32: Letter I Theme: A-Z ...

  • Indian Dinner in 30minutes

    So now don’t expect to see a whole spread ...

  • Jackfruit Masala Curry

    Bee and Jai at Jugalbandi are hosting this ...

  • Janthikalu

    It is that time of the month again to make ...

  • JFI-Tamarind: Besan Chikki

    My second recipe is for this month’s JFI, ...

  • Jonna Pindi Kudumulu (Jowar Modak)

    Blogging Marathon# 32: Letter J Theme: A-Z ...

  • Jonna Rawa Upma (Jowar Upma)

    Jowar upma is a nutritious way to start ...

  • Jonnalu Senagalu (Sorghum & Chickpea Saute)

    BM# 77: Week 1/ Day 2 Theme: Recipes with ...

  • Kakarakaya Kura – Bitter Gourd Curry

    Yet another recipe from my neighbor back ...

  • Kakarakaya Kura (Bittergourd Curry)

    This is a very simple preparation with minimum ...

  • Kakarakaya Masala Kura (Bitter Gourd in Peanut Gravy)

    Kakarakaya/ Karela/ Bitter gourd is one ...

  • Kakarakaya Nuvvulannam (Bitter gourd-Sesame Rice)

    One pot dishes are so convenient any time ...

  • Kakarakaya Pachadi (Bittergourd Chutney)

    Very easy to make Kakarakaya Pachadi (Bittergourd ...

  • Kakarakaya Podi Kura (Bittergourd Dry Curry)

    Bittergourd dry curry -- is a spicy and ...

  • Kakarakaya Tomato Kura (Bitter gourd-Tomato Curry)

    My MIL made this kakarakaya/ bitter gourd ...

  • Kale, Adzuki Beans & Potato Curry

    I read an article in Vegetarian Times (March ...

  • Kanda-Bachali Kura (Suran & Malabar-Spinach Curry)

    I’m re-visiting this recipe that I posted ...

  • Kandhi Pachadi (Toor dal Chutney)

    This is my first entry into Barbara of Tigers ...

  • Kobbari Paramannam (Coconut Rice Pudding — Vegan recipe)

    Happy Dasara to All. Here's a simple and ...

  • Kobbari Senagapappu Kura with Beans (Coconut Curry with Split Pea & Green Beans)

    Bonus Dish for Week 2: Theme: A-Z Dishes ...

  • Kohlrabi Curry

    Kohlrabi has a refreshing flavor and texture ...

  • Kohlrabi Greens curry

    As a child I was never a picky eater and ...

  • Lauju/ Laskora (Kobbari Lauju/ Coconut Burfi)

    Blogging Marathon# 32: Letter L Theme: A-Z ...

  • Lemon Oats (Oats Nimmakaya Pulihora)

    Blogging Marathon# 46: Week 2/ Day 2 Theme: ...

  • Majjiga Pulusu with Greens

    After seeing the different recipes for Mor ...

  • Mamidikaya Pappu (Andhra Style Raw Mango Dal)

    Bonus Dish for Week 3: Theme: A-Z Vegetarian ...

  • Mango Pulihora with Brown Rice (Mamidikaya Pulihora)

    Healthy & nutritious Mango rice (Mamidikaya ...

  • Masala Egg Curry

    This is another one of my MIL’s recipes. ...

  • Menthi kura Pappu (Dal with fenugreek leaves)

    Blogging Marathon# 32: Letter M Theme: A-Z ...

  • Menthikura Pulusu Kura

    Blogging Marathon# 50: Week 2/ Day 3 Theme: ...

  • Menthikura-Pesarapappu Chaaru (Methi-Moongdal Soup)

    Methi and moong dal are a good combination ...

  • Methi-Soya Chunk Masala

    I’m back from my short and sweet India ...

  • Mixed Dal Rasam

    Hope everyone is having a good weekend. ...

  • Mixed Vegetable Curry

    I have been using Savoy cabbage instead ...

  • Mixed Vegetable Ponganalu (Vegetable Paniyaram)

    Mixed Vegetable Paniyaram/ Ponganalu are ...

  • Multi Grain Roti with Amma’s Tomato Soup

    For day 3 of Blogging marathon, I made these ...

  • Muruku for Indian Cooking Challenge

    We are making crunchy fried Murukus for ...

  • Muvva Vankaya Kura (Baby Eggplant Curry)

    This Stuffed baby eggplant dish requires ...

  • Nethi Beerakaya Pachadi-Silk Squash Chutney

    I have never cooked with Nethi beerakaya ...

  • Nuvvulu-Mamidikaya Pachadi (Sesame-Green Mango Chutney)

    Blogging Marathon# 32: Letter N Theme: A-Z ...

  • Oats Khichdi (Oats-Lentil Porridge)

    Hearty, comforting and filling oats khichdi ...

  • Onion Pachadi/ Chutney

    Blogging Marathon# 32: Letter O Theme: A-Z ...

  • Palakura Pesarapappu/ Moong dal with spinach

    This is one of the simplest and tastiest ...

  • Palakura Pulusu (Spinach Soup)

    I have been thinking of this recipe for ...

  • Palli Paakam (Palli Chikki/ Peanut Fudge)

    Blogging Marathon# 27: Week 2/ Day 7 Theme: ...

  • Panchadara Avakaya (Green Mango Pickle with Sugar)

    I was never a big fan of mixing sweet and ...

  • Pappu Chekkalu/ Thattai

    Blogging Marathon# 27: Week 2/ Day 1 Theme: ...

  • Paravannam (Paramannam/ Rice Pudding – Indian style)

    Blogging Marathon# 27: Week 1/ Day 4 Theme: ...

  • Peanut & Vegetable Rice

    Blogging Marathon# 45: Week 3/ Day 1 Theme: ...

  • Peanut Sambar (without Dal)

    A delicious variation to traditional South ...

  • Pearl Onion Pulusu (Chinna Ullipaya Pulusu)

    I was watching Rachel Ray’s 30 minute ...

  • Pesara Garelu (Moong dal Vada)

    Wish you all a very Happy Deepavali. Pulihora ...

  • Pesarapappu Charu (Moong dal Rasam)

    This is one of my very favorite dishes and ...

  • Pindi Miriyam (Andhra Style Vegetable Stew with Peppercorns)

    Pindimiriyam is a very traditional dish ...

  • Poli Boorelu

    Fool proof recipe to make traditional South ...

  • Potato Curry leaf Curry (Aloo Karivepaku Podi Kura)

    Recipe to make South Indian style stir fry ...

  • Potato curry with Greens

    Dill, to me, has a very strong flavor and ...

  • Potato-Eggplant curry

    The potatoes from the garden ended up in ...

  • Potlakaya Kura and a little helper

    It’s been a week that we came back from ...

  • Pulihora & Daddojanam (Tamarind Rice & Curd Rice)

    After posting two American sandwiches as ...

  • Pulihora Gongura

    This is my 1 year Blogging Anniversary Week. ...

  • Pumpkin & Whole Masoor dal Sprouts Stew

    I’ve never tried sprouting whole masoor ...

  • Purnam Boorelu

    Traditional South Indian dish -- Sweet lentil ...

  • Ragi Barley Sankati (Finger Millet-Barley Soup)

    Blogging Marathon# 32: Day 10 Theme: A-Z ...

  • Raw Mango Rice/ Mamidikaya Annam

    "Cooking with Pedatha" is my go-to cookbook ...

  • RCI – Andhra Cuisine: Kanda Bachalikura

    This is my entry to this month's Regional ...

  • Roasted Potatoes with Amma’s Curry Powder

    I always have a stock of all kinds of homemade ...

  • Simple Cabbage Curry

    The day started on a high note: one extra ...

  • Sorakaya Kobbari Karam kura (Bottle gourd/ Lauki Coconut Curry)

    A simple curry with bottle gourd/ lauki ...

  • Sorakaya Kura

    Personally sorakaya (bottle gourd, lauki) ...

  • Sorakaya Palu posina Kura (Bottlegourd curry with milk)

    Continuing with my 'Cleaning my fridge' ...

  • Sorakaya Thelagapindi Kura (Bottlegourd Curry)

    Hope everyone is enjoying the weekend. We ...

  • Sorakaya thokku pachadi (Bottlegourd peel Chutney)

    I told you about the 3 ft sorakaya/ bottle ...

  • Spicy Eggplant Curry (Vankaya Masala kura)

    Today's dish is made by my neighbor aunty ...

  • Spinach Fry & Tomato Dal

    I missed Veganmofo over the weekend, so ...

  • Spinach-Cabbage Lentil Curry (Palakura-Cabbage Pappu kura)

    I know the title is a little misleading, ...

  • Sprouted Moong dal & Swiss Chard Sauté

    My latest obsession is sprouting. I’ve ...

  • Stuffed Baby Eggplants Curry with Peanuts

    My love for eggplants is well known in my ...

  • Stuffed Karela/ Bittergourd Curry with Garlic (Kakarakaya Vellullikaram)

    I am always looking for new ways of cooking ...

  • Tamarind Rice

    Yesterday for some reason, I was feeling ...

  • Thelaga Pindi Kura

    Blogging Marathon# 32: Letter T Theme: A-Z ...

  • Thokkudu Laddu

    This is one of the 10 things I miss about ...

  • Thotakoora Wadiyala Kura (Amaranth Leaves Curry with Sundried Lentil wafers)

    This is a super simple curry that I made ...

  • Thotakura Pappu (Amaranth leaves dal)

    This recipe is from September of last year. ...

  • Thotakura Thelagapindi Kura (Amaranth Greens-Sesame Curry)

    I have a very simple and healthy curry today. ...

  • Tomato Pachadi (Chutney)

    This is a delicious and classic tomato chutney ...

  • Ullipaya Gaarelu (Onion Vada)

    VeganMofo Day 23: I rarely deep fry at home, ...

  • Undrallu & Allam Pachadi

    Undrallu, savory ones, are made as naivedyam ...

  • Undrallu with Allam Pachadi (Revisiting an Old Post)

    Blogging Marathon# 26: Week 4/ Day 1 Theme: ...

  • Upma-Pesarattu

    Blogging Marathon# 32: Letter U Theme: A-Z ...

  • Usirikaya Pulihora (Tangy Gooseberry Rice)

    Pulihora is a quintessential dish that is ...

  • Vankaya Kottimeera Karam Kura (Eggplant in Cilantro Gravy)

    I love anything made with eggplant (brinjal) ...

  • Vankaya Kurma (Eggplant Kurma) — Revisiting Recipe

    Blogging Marathon# 45: Week 4/ Day 2 Theme: ...

  • Vankaya Kurma/ Eggplant Kurma

    I was wondering one day, is it possible ...

  • Vankaya Perugu Pachadi (Eggplant in Yogurt gravy)

    This is a simple roasted eggplant and yogurt ...

  • Vankaya Pulla Kura – JFI: Eggplant

    Huge thanks to Sangeetha (@ Ghar Ka Khana)for ...

  • Vankaya Pulusu Pachadi (Eggplant Chutney)

    This dish is usually made in combination ...

  • Vankaya Tomato Pachadi (Eggplant Tomato Chutney)

    BM# 72: Week 4/ Day 1 Theme: Dips, Chutneys ...

  • Vankaya Ulli Karam Kura (Eggplant Curry with Onion Masala)

    For the 3rd and last of the marathon under ...

  • Vankaya-Chikkudukaya Kura (Eggplant-Indian Broad bean curry)

    This is one of my many favorite eggplant ...

  • Vegan Andhra Kodi Kura (Vegan Chicken Curry)

    Blogging Marathon# 31: Week 2/ Day 1 Theme: ...

  • Vegetable Rice for Festivals (Saakannam/ Shakannam)

    Saakannam is one of the dishes that is made ...

  • Wadiyala Pulusu (Sun dried Lentil Crispies Stew)

    Blogging Marathon# 32: Letter W Theme: A-Z ...

  • White Pumpkin in Tamarind Gravy (Gummadikaya Pulusu Kura)

    White Pumpkin aka Ash Gourd in India is ...