Sunday 29 July 2012

Lemon Rice | Chitrannam | Nimmakaya Annam

Lemon Rice or Chitrannam -- This is a classic simple South Indian dish which is had on a day-to-day basis.  It is made during festivals too.  The lemon juice adds a real zing to the rice.  You can make lemon rice in a jiffy, especially when you are in a hurry in the mornings.  Lemon rice can be made with leftover rice too..

Looking out for more classic South Indian rice varieties, here are a few that you can try out - Tamarind rice or Puliyodharai, Tomato rice, Coconut rice, curd rice.

Lemon Rice, Chitrannam

Friday 27 July 2012

Aloo Dum Bengali Style | Aloo Dum

Aloo'r dum is a traditional Bengali food.  Luchi with Aloo'r Dum is a popular combination served for breakfast/dinner or on special occasions like birthday in Bengal.  If you like tangy, spicy foods, then this is the one for you.  Its beautiful flavors will leave you asking for moreee..

Aloo Dum, Bengali aloo dum

Friday 20 July 2012

Paneer Bhurji | Scrambled Cottage Cheese | Paneer recipes

Paneer is one of my favs and I simply love it.. Its rich in protein and there are so many dishes you can prepare with it, but if you are in a rush and want something simple and easy to prepare, Paneer Bhurji is the one to go for.. It is a popular and delicious north Indian side dish made from crumbled paneer.  It is really simple and delicious.. Paneer Bhurji goes really well with Roti or bread.

If you are looking for some more quick paneer recipes, check out these:  Palak paneer, paneer paratha, matar paneer. 

Paneer Bhurji, Paneer Recipes