Showing posts from October 2, 2018


How to make this incredible Potato Roast?


Potatoes baby or medium sized 500 g
Water 250 ml
Salt 3/4 Tsp

Bellary onion 1 finely chopped
GReen chillies 2 finely chopped
Curry leaves 20 pcs
Groundnut Oil 2 tbsps
Grated Ginger  1 Tsp
Grated Garlic 1 tsp
Pepper  1 tbsp
Mint leaves finely chopped one handful
Turmeric 3/4 tsp
Asafoetida 2 pinches
Mustard Seeds 1/2 Tsp
Red chillies whole 3-4 pcs
Salt 3/4 tsp


Wash the potatoes thoroughly.
Pressure cook the potatoes with 250 ml water and 3/4 tsp salt up to 3 whistles on medium heat.
Set aside to cool down. Peel the skins.
Season with mustard seeds, onion, green chillies curry leaves, asafoetida. and turmeric. and whole red chillies a fistful mint leaves.
Roast the potaotes on low heat for five minutes.Final touch with mint leaves and pepper powder.

If you want to add red chilly powder or more pepper it is upto your choice.

A perfect side dish to Curd rice and other onepot meals and chappaties, Dosas and Pooris.

Cooking …


This is the Super-hit Tomato gravy we quite often make to pair with Idlies, Dosas, hot steamed rice. Country tomatoes have an excellent taste to die for.  Why not you try this easy and most delicious gravy for  Idlies, Dosas and even for Chappathis and Pooris?

How to make?

Ingredients :

Country Tomatoes 1/2 Kg
Mustard Seeds 1/2 tsp
Groundnut Oil 1 tbsp
Rock Salt 3/4 Tsp
Shallots 20 pcs chopped
Dry roasted Fenugreek seeds powder 1/2 Tsp
Asafoetida 2 pinches
Turmeric 1/2 Tsp
Red Chillies 5-6 pcs
Coriander greens one handful chopped
Curry leaves 20 pcs
Cane sugar 3/4 Tsp to balance the tanginess
of Tomatoes


Heat the pan with Groundnut Oil on medium heat.
Add mustard seeds to pop up.
Once they start to crackle, add shallots, red chillies and curry leaves.
Saute until they turn translucent.
Add Turmeric, Asafoetida and Fenugreek powder and saute for two seconds.
Add Tomato dices.
Saute until they turn mushy.
Add Salt and Cane Sugar powder.
Cover and rest for 5 minutes on low he…