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Chettinadu Masala Kuzhambu

Chettinadu Kuzhambu is always very very tasty especially their masala kuzhambu or kara kuzhambu. This can be had with hot rice and gingely oil and ghee. Ingredients: Small Onions- 18 nos or 1/4 kg Raddish or chowchow or drumstick or brinjal (numbers depending upon the quantity of veggies one need for a family of four) Tamarind Paste - 2 tbsp Red Chillies - 4 nos Vathakozhambu powder - 2 tbsp Gingely Oil - 1/4 cup Salt to taste Coconut grated - 1/4 cup Fennel Seeds (sombu) - 1 tsp Onion big - 1 Tomato - 1 Garlic pods - 6 nos Curry leaves - a handful Bay leaf - 1 no Cinnamon sticks - 2 nos Method : Heat 1/4 of the oil and fry big onion first in it then a hand ful of small onions. Add the tomatoes and 4 of the garlic pods and saute them. Remove from flame and add coconut, 1/2 of the fennel seeds, curry leaves and grind them to a fine paste. Heat half of the remaining oil in a hard bottom pan and add bayleaf, fennel seeds and cinnamon. Cut the small onions into 1/4

Party Menu - 1 by Bhooma Sudhakar

Welcome Drink: Masala Buttermilk, Watermelon Juice, Orange Juice Starters: Hara Bhara Kabab, Crispy Baby Corn, Green Salad, Thayir Vadai, Masala Pappad. Soup: Tom Yum Soup, Curry Leaves Soup Main Dish Mini Idlys/Dosas, Poori (For Kids), Plain Naan, Butter Naan, Onion/Garlic Kulcha, Bisibelabath, Veg/Peas Pulav, Curd Rice.  Side Dish Sambar/Chutney (Coconut, Coriander/Tomato), Vegetable Manchurian, Channa Masala, Dal Makhani, Onion/Cucumber Raitas, Roated pappad.  Desserts: Pineapple Kesari, Fruit Salad/ Gulab Jamum with Vannila Ice cream, Rasamalai