Seeraga Samba Biryani with Brinjal Thokku

Interestingly Indian Biryani & Italian Risotto share some similarities: Seeraga samba rice & arborio rice are of same texture and hence cooked al dente¬†in both the recipes. Seeraga samba rice is a quintessential ingredient of biryani in south India for its wonderful flavor (as it absorbs the flavors of all the spices used in it)…

Breakfast with Eggplant Gothsu

Eggplant (brinjal) gothsu is one of our favourite accompaniments for idli & dosa and I usually prepare this for breakfasts on Sundays. It is a very unique gothsu prepared by people living in Tirunelveli and is called as kathirikai kichadi. We also¬†make gothsu using yellow pumpkin (poosani) and ridge gourd (peerkangai), you may find the…