Side Dish

On the day of Pongal, sweet rice known as ‘Pongal’ is cooked in a new earthenware pot which is placed where the puja is to be performed. Here are some pongal recipes with and without sugar!


Coconut Chutney has a well-rounded flavour that goes well with most variants of idlis and dosas.

A tasty Tamil style vegetable kurma served with parotta, idiyappam, chapati & puri.

A simple, spicy and quick chutney recipe that is packed with flavors and goes well as a side dish with idli.

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Kara Kuzhambu Recipe is a very traditional South Indian dish.

Straight from the heart of South India, this Tirunelveli Mutton Varuval is aromatic, and flavoured with a lovely blend of spices. It is the perfect accompaniment for your rice or naan!

Potato Kurma is a fantastic side dish for chapati, poori or any Indian flat bread. It is also very easy to prepare.

Nattu Kozhi Varuval is a lip-smacking Chicken preparation made with spices.

Masala Omelette is one of the quickest and tastiest recipe for breakfast with toasted bread slices.

Thai Red Curry is truly delicious and simple to prepare. It consists of a red curry paste (a common ingredient for most Thai dishes), cooked in coconut milk along with aromatic spices and vegetables or meat of your choice.

This Kashimiri spin-off of the samewill leave you licking your fingers! A popular dish made during festivals and other auspicious occasions, this one is a perfect side for rice/roti/naans.

Paneer Kofta

Deep fried paneer koftas served in a rich, creamy onion and tomato gravy is one of the most mouth-watering curries you will ever come across. Served along with Indian breads & pulaos, this dish is sure to hold a very high place in your foodie hearts!

Aromatic and filled with garlicy, spicy, sweet and sharp flavours from the basil leaves, this is one dish that will make you oomph in delight and make it a regular on your weeknight dinner table. The perfect glaze from the sauce is a delight to they eyes making it a dish that you would want to savour with your eyes and mouth.

Spicy dry fish fry!

Chicken Thoran is a kerala style chicken stir fry.

A major chunk of the world’s population would rather pair their main dish with rice instead of bread. Of course by “major chunk” I am referring to Asia because rice is “BAE” on this side of the hemisphere. Whether it’s

Paneer Butter Masala is the reason why a non-vegetarian would indulge in vegetarian foodstuff. No kidding. Follow this utterly simple recipe and blow away minds at dinner tonight!

A popular dip from the Mediterranean, hummus is the life and soul of every Mezze platter or pita platter. The Egyptian native is made from cooked mashed chickpeas – and occasionally using other varieties of beans – blended with lime juice, olive

What do you do when your rice-loving palate wants to eat fancy but your body says “cook simple”? You resort to whipping up some delicious pulao, of course. Why? Because the preparation is easy to make and scores high on

Iddiyappam Amma and Appa are two intriguing characters on the cartoon show Simple Samosa. Both run their individual spa and Amma is known to care a lot for Samosa and his friends. So give your child this sumptuous dish as