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Vendaikai Paruppu Aviyal – Okra Kootu

Ladies finger – that’s how I learned the name of the vegetable in school 🙂 I am not sure why the name Okra got familiarized against Ladies finger. I am not into the research of the name behind, just a curiosity.. Heard that the leaves of the plant are edible …

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Senai Kizhangu Kootu || Yam Curry

Senai Kizhangu kootu

Elephant Foot Yam, Senai kizhangu as it is know in Tamil are usually fried and served as an accompaniment to the main course Or Karakulambu is done. My mother shallow fries the yam after boiling and dipping in a masala mix. That tastes yummy. This recipe is belongs to a …

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Vendaikai Paruppu Kootu || Okra Curry

Paruppu Kootu

  When I was  in my primary school, my teacher used to advise us to take Ladyfinger in our diet saying it improves memory power. Though the sticky nature of ladyfingers makes me to move away from the vegetable, my mother found a way of including okra in my meal …

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