Sambar Powder – Homemade Sambar Powder (Sambar podi)

Sambar Powder is the spice powder that we make at home or given in shops to grind. It’s one of the essential ingredient/podi/powder in South Indian kitchen. It’s not only helpful in being an addition and ingredient to a sambar, but, goes great with poriyal and vathakal varieties.(Vegetable fry) My mom used to add this… Continue reading Sambar Powder – Homemade Sambar Powder (Sambar podi)


Kuzhambu is a watery dish / gravy made with Tamarind extracts / juice like broth, blended along with spice powders either homemade or store bought, as well added with vegetables or sun dried veggies of your choice. Today i am with the recipe for homemade Vathal Kuzhambu podi – The homemade spice powder for this… Continue reading VATHAL KUZHAMBU PODI: (Iyengar Style)


Karuvepillai Podi | Curry leaves powder is a spiced powder to be mixed with rice or consumed with rice, including curd rice. It’s a life-saver on the days when we don’t cook or have anything to prepare. It has lot of beneficial health properties. It’s good for overall health, skin and hair. It helps with… Continue reading KARUVEPILLAI PODI |CURRY LEAVES POWDER:

Ellu Podi: (Sesame Rice Powder)

Sesame Seeds are a good source of healthy fats,protein, B, vitamins, minerals, fiber, antioxidants, and other beneficial plant compounds. These seeds may help in blood pressure, may support in healthy bones. May reduce the inflammation,Helps in aid blood sugar control,Rich in antioxidants. Alos, May support immune system, and support thyroid health. Aid hormone balance during… Continue reading Ellu Podi: (Sesame Rice Powder)