Category Archives: Vegetable-gravy

Mavinakayi gojju or raw mango curry recipe – how to make raw mango curry recipe – mango recipes

Mavinakayi gojju or raw mango curry is a sweet, tangy and spicy curry made with raw mangoes, coconut, jaggery, tamarind and spices.  Mango curry also called as mavinakayi gojju in Kannada is a very popular and traditional dish from Karnataka. Mavinakayi gojju is a must dish during any wedding function or any auspicious functions in Brahmin community. It is a very

Palak curry recipe – how to make simple palak curry recipe – side dish for rotis/rice

Palak curry is a healthy and simple palak recipe made with spinach/palak leaves, onions, tomatoes and spices.  It goes well with rotis, phulkas and rice.  In this recipe, I have chopped palak leaves and then mixed with spices.  You can also puree the palak leaves and then add to the gravy.  Palak is rich in iron

Black chickpeas and potato semi-dry curry (kala chana aur aloo curry) recipe

Black chickpeas with potato is a very delicious semi-dry curry which goes well with rotis as well as rice.  The spicy coconut sauce and the onions give a unique and good flavour to the dish, making it more extraordinarily delicious.  Black chickpeas pair very well with potatoes and makes up for a tasty dish.  Black

Aloo gravy or potato curry recipe – no onion no garlic recipe – side dish for rotis

Aloo gravy is a simple and quick side dish for rotis as well as vegetable fried rice or peas pulao or any other pulao variety.  It also serves as an accompaniment for rajgira puris or plain puris.  It is a no onion no garlic recipe and a good dish especially on fasting days or navratri days.

Paneer in white gravy recipe – how to make paneer in white gravy – side dish for rotis

Paneer in white gravy is a quick and easy paneer gravy recipe which goes very well as a side dish for  rotis, naans and chapatis.  This paneer recipe is slightly different from the normal paneer dish.  As the gravy needs to be white, no red chilli powder or tomatoes are added.  Instead onions and cashewnuts

Tomato kurma/thakkali kurma recipe – easy side dish for rotis, idlis or dosas

Tomato kurma is a simple side dish prepared from tomatoes.   It is a perfect accompaniment for idlis, dosas, idiyappams and chapatis and very popular in South India.  Tomato kurma is a favourite accompaniment due to its simplicity and also it can be made in a jiffy.  Do try this tangy and delicious kurma for

Beetroot kurma recipe

 Beetroot is low in fat, full of vitamins and minerals and packed with powerful antioxidants.  It is rich in fibre, which assist in preventing constipation and help to lower cholesterol levels too.  While buying beetroot, just take care to buy beetroot which is  firm, smooth, and a vibrant red-purple and not soft, wrinkled or dull in colour.

Spicy mushroom curry recipe

Mushrooms have a distinct flavour and has a lot of nutritional and health benefits.  They are high in fibre and helps reduce cholesterol and natural food sources of Vitamin D which helps your body use oxygen efficiently.  Mushrooms are naturally low in sodium, fat, cholesterol  and calories.   Mushroom curry is very simple and easy

Oats aviyal recipe

 Oats avial is a variation of the popular South Indian avial which is a delicious preparation made with a thick mixture of  vegetables and coconut and seasoned with coconut oil, mustard seeds and curry leaves.  Aviyal is a considered as an essential part of  the Keralite vegetarian feast.  The vegetables commonly used are yam, plantain, pumpkin,

Palak paneer recipe

Palak paneer is a North Indian cuisine dish prepared from spinach and cottage cheese in a thick smooth curry of pureed spinach, green chillies and garlic cloves.  It is best served with roti, naan or steamed rice or even jeera rice or biryani.  Palak paneer is a popular vegetarian dish in North India. It is