Vidhya’s Vegetarian Kitchen https://www.vidhyashomecooking.com A vegetarian food blog with unique and interesting recipes from all over the world mainly focused on South Indian Cuisine. Mon, 18 Mar 2019 21:59:26 +0000 en-US hourly 1 https://wordpress.org/?v=5.1.1 https://www.vidhyashomecooking.com/wp-content/uploads/2018/05/cropped-1__Facebook_180px-32x32.jpg Vidhya’s Vegetarian Kitchen https://www.vidhyashomecooking.com 32 32 90774457 Vathal Kuzhambu | Manathakkali Vathal Kuzhambu https://www.vidhyashomecooking.com/vathal-kuzhambu-manathakkali-vathal-kuzhumbu/ https://www.vidhyashomecooking.com/vathal-kuzhambu-manathakkali-vathal-kuzhumbu/#comments Mon, 18 Mar 2019 13:40:00 +0000 https://www.vidhyashomecooking.com/2013/02/12/vathal-kuzhambu-manathakkali-vathal-kuzhumbu Vathal Kuzhambu, precisely manathakkali vathal kuzhambu is a finger-licking spicy and tangy tamarind-based gravy with the dried sun berries or the black nightshade berries. Check out this authentic recipe from Tamil Nadu, with a detailed video. Vathals: Vathal Kuzhambu is a famous recipe from Tamil Nadu made with sundaikai vathal or the manathakkali vathal. My...

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Karaicha Dosai | Godumai Dosai | Savory Wheat Crepes https://www.vidhyashomecooking.com/godumai-dosai/ https://www.vidhyashomecooking.com/godumai-dosai/#comments Sat, 16 Mar 2019 13:30:00 +0000 https://www.vidhyashomecooking.com/2013/03/07/kairaicha-dosai-wheat-dosai-godumai-dosai Don’t we all love quick and healthy recipes? Here is one such recipe – Instant Dosai made with wheat flour, popularly known as karaicha dosai or godumai dosai in Tamil. Learn how to make this Indian style savory wheat flour crepes with step-wise pictures. Idli (steamed rice cakes) and dosai (savory rice crepes) are part...

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Instant Pot Tomato Soup https://www.vidhyashomecooking.com/instant-pot-tomato-soup/ https://www.vidhyashomecooking.com/instant-pot-tomato-soup/#comments Mon, 11 Mar 2019 13:40:16 +0000 https://www.vidhyashomecooking.com/?p=1105 Simple and delicious recipes are always a win! Here is one such comforting tomato soup recipe perfect for all, especially kids and toddlers made in Instant Pot. Check out the tomato soup recipe with a detailed video. This winter, I shared quite a few rasam recipes like instant rasam, ginger rasam and updated my jeera...

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Couscous Salad | Mediterranean Style Couscous Salad https://www.vidhyashomecooking.com/couscous-salad-mediterranean-style-couscous-salad/ https://www.vidhyashomecooking.com/couscous-salad-mediterranean-style-couscous-salad/#comments Tue, 05 Mar 2019 14:30:59 +0000 https://www.vidhyashomecooking.com/?p=16811 Salads are delicious when you add colors to them. Here is one such colorful, crunchy, and filling salad made with pearl couscous / Israeli couscous, mixed veggies, fresh herbs, and lemon vinaigrette. Recently, I started having five small meals instead of three. And I love salads around 10:30 to 11:00 AM, and it helps to...

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Tiffin Sambar | Sambar for Idli and Dosai https://www.vidhyashomecooking.com/sambar-for-idli-and-dosa/ https://www.vidhyashomecooking.com/sambar-for-idli-and-dosa/#comments Mon, 04 Mar 2019 14:40:00 +0000 https://www.vidhyashomecooking.com/2012/06/05/sambhar-for-idly-and-dosa Today I am going to share a delicious gravy made with fresh ground spices, moong dal, vegetables aka the sambar precisely the tiffin sambar that pairs well with idli and dosai. But hey, you can serve this with rice too. Check out how to make this lip-smacking tiffin sambar with a detailed video. Sambar and...

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Kale Pineapple Smoothie | Breakfast Smoothies https://www.vidhyashomecooking.com/kale-pineapple-juice/ https://www.vidhyashomecooking.com/kale-pineapple-juice/#comments Sun, 03 Mar 2019 14:00:00 +0000 https://www.vidhyashomecooking.com/2014/04/24/kale-pineapple-juice Today I am presenting you an easy grab and go breakfast smoothie made with baby kale, pineapple, and almond butter. It’s the super simple kale pineapple smoothie, and you can whip this up in less than 15 minutes. I love breakfast smoothies, and I have already shared quite a few smoothies on the blog including...

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Eggless Irish Soda Bread with Buttermilk https://www.vidhyashomecooking.com/eggless-irish-soda-bread-with-buttermilk/ https://www.vidhyashomecooking.com/eggless-irish-soda-bread-with-buttermilk/#respond Fri, 01 Mar 2019 00:00:00 +0000 https://www.vidhyashomecooking.com/?p=16791 Irish Soda Bread – Egg-free, yeast-free, oil and butter free no rise bread made with just four ingredients. Check out this simple eggless Irish soda bread recipe with detailed step-wise pictures. Irish soda bread was on my to-bake list for quite some time. I wanted to try this during the April A to Z baking...

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Instant Pot No onion No garlic Chole | Chana Masala https://www.vidhyashomecooking.com/no-onion-no-garlic-chole/ https://www.vidhyashomecooking.com/no-onion-no-garlic-chole/#comments Mon, 25 Feb 2019 14:40:39 +0000 https://www.vidhyashomecooking.com/?p=1035 A lip-smacking no-onion no-garlic tomato based gravy – chole or the chana masala made in Instant Pot. The delicious chickpeas curry pairs well with any Indian flat-bread or rice, or even you can use it as a condiment for your chaat items. Check out how to make this chana masala in Instant Pot with a...

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Indian Cooking : Pantry Essentials | Basic Ingredients https://www.vidhyashomecooking.com/indian-cooking-pantry-essentials-basic-ingredients/ https://www.vidhyashomecooking.com/indian-cooking-pantry-essentials-basic-ingredients/#respond Thu, 21 Feb 2019 14:30:52 +0000 https://www.vidhyashomecooking.com/?p=16739 We all know Indian cooking is quite popular around the world, but at the same time, it is very diverse. Indian cuisine calls for a lot of dry spices, ground spices, lentils and legumes and what not? Fret not, here is a simple guide that covers the bare essentials to build you Indian pantry and...

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Instant Pot Brown Rice Pilaf https://www.vidhyashomecooking.com/instant-pot-brown-rice-pilaf/ https://www.vidhyashomecooking.com/instant-pot-brown-rice-pilaf/#respond Mon, 18 Feb 2019 14:45:51 +0000 https://www.vidhyashomecooking.com/?p=16724 Are you trying to get acquired to the taste of brown rice? Or if you are tired of plain brown rice, then this easy-peasy vegan mild brown rice pilaf made in Instant Pot is your best bet. Learn how to make this simple brown rice pilaf in Instant Pot with a detailed video. As much...

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