August 28, 2009

Idly Podi- A yummy snack


seasoning:: mustard,urad dhal,channa dhal,hing,curry leaves
Idli - 7
onion - half or 4 to 5 tblsp
green chilli - 2


Crumble idly and mix with little oil and keep aside. In a pan heat oil, add the seasoning one by one ,and then add finely cut onion along with thinly sliced green chillies.Fry for a while,add some turmeric powder and then add idly crumbles along with salt. Finally add a dash of lemon juice. Now it's ready to serve and relish.

August 11, 2009

Mint Chappathi

mint - 20 to 25 leaves
coriander - 10 stems or so
spinach - a handful
cumin seeds - about a tsp
curry pdr - 2 pinches
salt - per taste


Grind the above ingredients into a thin sauce and combine this with atta(1 1/2 cups). Knead into a smooth dough. Apply oil to the kneaded dough and let it rest for 20 to 30 in a closed bowl. Then make chappathis and fry them on a hot stove.