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Bachali Aaku Pappu ~ Purslane / Malabar Spinach with

Back home mom makes sure to cook greens at least 4-5 times a week, be it sautee(talimpu), with pulses( pappu ), chutney( pachadi) or stew( pulusu ). We do get a lot of fresh green vegetables every day, a lady sells exclusively green vegetables grown in her farm. They are so vibrant, crisp, tender and []

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Cracked Whole Wheat Upma — Goduma Ravva Upma

Here’s something you can have it as much as you wish which not only tastes delicious, but adds nutrition to your diet with loads of fiber and wholesome goodness.  My dad loves this upma so much that he could eat it everyday. Mom also stuffs this upma in pesaraatu( moong dal dosa ).. And that []

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Broad Beans ~ Chikkudukaya Tomato Curry With Lima Beans

Broad beans aka Chikkudu kaya is my all time favorite in Beans family. As a kid mom used to just steam these in cooker along with turmeric and salt and would serve them hot in a bowl as a snack. They were very delicious and we could finish the whole bowl without any complaints. These []

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Beerakaya Pottu Pachadi ~ Ridgegourd Peel Chutney

Are your  Beerakaya aka Ridgegourd peels making their way to trash.. wait.. just check out this awesome chutney that’s made with the nutrient and fiber rich rigde gourd peels. Believe me vegetable peels never tasted this good! This recipe has been handed down to me from my grandmother, who is a kitchen pro. She has that []

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Beerakaya Pottu Pachadi ~ Ridgegourd Peel Chutney

Are your  Beerakaya aka Ridgegourd peels making their way to trash.. wait.. just check out this awesome chutney that’s made with the nutrient and fiber rich rigde gourd peels. Believe me vegetable peels never tasted this good! This recipe has been handed down to me from my grandmother, who is a kitchen pro. She has that []

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Gutthi Vankaya Kura – Spicy Stuffed Eggplants!

“Aha Emi Ruchi.. anara mai marachi, roju thinna mari moje theeranidhi. Thaja kooraralo raja evarante inka cheppala Vanakaye nandi “. This is a popular Telugu filmi song about The mighty king of vegetables “The Eggplant aka Brinjal”. Eggplant( Vankaya ) is my first most favorite of all veggies and a lot my freinds have been []

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Kadai Aloo Gobi ~ Purple Potatoes & Cauliflower Curry

The best part about Indian Cooking is the delicious marriage between the spices and vegetables. You could create an array of wonderful curries and dishes with the magic of Spices and Herbs. This is what Indian cooking teaches you about, making plain vegetables delectable and nutritious! This is the reason why a lot of Indians []

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Beetroot Black Pepper Fry ~ Beetroot Talimpu

This Beetroot pepper fry recipe has been lying in my drafts for months and today i am finally bringing it to light! Beetroot steamed and then sauteed with tadka, curry leaves and spiced with black pepper is a very simple recipe, but yet packed with loads of vitamins and flavor. This goes well with hot []

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Besan Burfi On Diwali / Deepavali ~ An offering to Lakshmi Devi

Happy Deepavali Everyone. We wish this Diwali would bring a world of joy, happiness andcontentment to you, to last all your life through. Have a safe and sound Diwali. We usually do Lakshmi pooja on Diwali and offer some homemade special diwali sweets as prasad to Lakshmi devi. Here’s one such Besan Burfi that’s loaded []

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