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 Last Updated : Jun 23,2018




South Indian Recipes

South Indian cuisine is much-loved across India, especially its wide spread of breakfast treats like Idli , Dosa and uttapas. However, there is much more to South Indian cuisine, including a large variety of rice dishes, one-dish meals, main course dishes like Sambhar , Rasam , etc., accompaniments like chutneys and salads, as well as preserved foods like podis (powders) and pickles.
 

Popular Recipes from all over South India

This section helps you explore a large goldmine of recipes from all over South India, ranging from the satiating Keralite dishes like Appam , Avial and Kadala Curry, to spicy Chettinad delicacies, tongue-tickling Karnataka delights like Rava Idli, Andhra Pradesh specialties like Pesarattu and Tamil Nadu recipes like Adai , Sambhar and Chakra Pongal . You will discover the authentic ways to prepare your favourite dishes, as well as lesser-known treasures from the cuisine of southern India.

You will also be able to identify and appreciate the common characteristics of this cuisine, such as the position rice holds as the staple food, the abundant use of lentils and coconut, traditional ways of tempering, and so on. Your masala box needs to be equipped with mustard seeds, fenugreek seeds, cumin seeds, coriander seeds, sesame seeds, red chillies, broken urad dal and chana dal, as these are frequently used in South Indian cooking.

Take your pick from these recipes, and serve them on a banana leaf, to recreate a perfect south Indian meal-time!

Try Our Other South Indian Recipes…
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78 South Indian Rice Recipes
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Happy Cooking!

 



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Top Recipes

The Coconut Chutney has a well-rounded flavour that goes well with most variants of
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Rava dosa is a delectably crispy dosa that can be prepared instantly, without the need for any ferme ....
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Delightfully crisp, golden-coloured pancakes made of a rice and urad dal batter, Dosas make a more i ....
Broken Wheat Upma, as the name suggests is a nutrient-rich wheat based upma. While the broken wheat ....
Sambhar is a definite part of South Indian meals. Sometime ....
Appam is a famous dish from the keralite repertoire of south indian cooking. This recipe is an easy- ....
The Tomato Chutney is a tongue-tickling accompaniment that is perfect to have with idlis and dosas. ....
Most South Indians consider breakfast incomplete without Medu Vada. Whether they have idli, dosa, po ....

Reviews

South Indian
 on 18 Mar 18 08:05 PM
5

South Indian
 on 06 Mar 18 04:16 PM
5

Love your collection of Idlis, Dosas and Pachdi.
Tarla Dalal
06 Mar 18 05:31 PM
   Glad you liked the collection.
South Indian
 on 27 Feb 18 07:10 AM
5