The term chutney comes from the East Indian “chatni “, meaning “strongly spiced”.It is described as a condiment which usually consists of a mix of chopped fruits or vegetables, tamarind, spices and sugar added occasionally to be cooked into a chunky spread.
How to choose, store & prepare Cucumber
It’s great that cucumbers can simply be sliced up and ready to eat in a matter of seconds, but have you ever thought about what they’d be like cooked? A versatile veggie like no other ! Check out the ways to choose, store and prepare them ! How to choose […]
How to make Radish Chutney
It’s raining Radish this season. Fresh produce aisles are filled with colorful bright red ping pong ball shaped radish.It is important to choose the right radish which is fresh and healthy. There are so many recipes to try with fresh healthy radish. Radish chutney it will be for me, today […]
Eggplant /Brinjal Thokku
“Thokku” is traditionally used as a side or flavor enhancer to the last course in most Tamil meals, which is rice with homemade yogurt. However, the possibilities are endless. Mix with hot, steamed rice and a dash of sesame oil and you have a satisfactory meal.It is a cooked-down relish made from mainly fruits, vegetables and herbs.”