ARCHIVES July 2008


My first Award

I am very happy to share with you an all, an award I received from Keerthi of Cumin Hut.  She awarded me with a “Yummy Blog Award“.  I am very pleased to acknowledge and receive this award.  Keerthi, I am glad you liked my blog and my recipes. Thank you very much for giving me…


sorakaya pachadi, sorakaya chutney, bottle gourd chutney, lauki chuntney

Sorakaya Pachadi / Bottle Gourd Chutney

Sorakaya or anyapakaya belongs to squash family and is called bottle gourd in english.  In Indian cooking, it is used to make curries, gravies, chutneys or a dessert.  Sorayakaya pachadi is one of my favorite pachadis  or chutneys.  When making chutneys, whole spices are roasted in oil and ground to a fine paste with other…