South Indian delicacies have a separate fanbase of their own. And some of the most popular food items like dosa has earned a lot of appreciation all over the globe. This crispy, mouthwatering delight is best relished with a sumptuous sambar and a whole lot of chutneys. Wondering why are we talking about dosa? Courtesy: Athiya Shetty. Every once in a while, the actress is seen treating herself to some amazing desi dishes illustrating her love for all things delicious. So, we were truly elated to see her chomping on dosa in her latest Instagram Stories. Here, Athiya is gorging on a drool-worthy dosa happily. On her plate with compartments, we can spot a tempting sambar along with chutneys. Athiya has added a slurp emoji to convey her emotions.
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Do you also feel like digging in dosa now? After all, Athiya Shetty's indulgence was not only relatable but it has also left us drooling and craving this yummy South Indian delight. If you want to have a sumptuous dosa, you can quickly make one at home and enjoy it. This is the recipe for simple masala dosa.
If you like to experiment with food and feel comfortable relishing a delicious dosa with a twist, this is your go-to recipe. Chilli cheese dosa comes with a fiery touch and can be made in just ten minutes. Just after you spread the dosa batter on the tawa while preparing it, put chilli flakes and cheese on top. Allow the cheese to melt and your dosa is ready.
If not dosa, there are many other south Indian delicacies that you can make. There can be a separate dish for every meal of the day. We have curated a list of about five South Indian recipes that can be rustled up within the comfort of your home.
Imagine having steaming idlis dipped in a generous amount of sambar topped with flavourful coconut chutney. Isn't it a perfect breakfast option you would want to have right during the start of the day? Make these fluffy rice idlis and enjoy with your family.
2) Ven Pongal
This is a popular traditional breakfast savoured by people residing in the southern part of the country. In this recipe, basically, rice and lentils are cooked and tempered with cumin along with mild spices. It's simple, light and above all, a wholesome treat that you wouldn't want to miss.
If you want to go for a proper meal that can be relished for lunch and dinner, worry not. We have got you covered. Puliyodharai is an indulgent rice dish that consists of tangy tamarind based pullikacchal masala. The roasted peanuts alongside add to the much-needed crunch. The use of spices also works wonders for the taste overall.
This dish is for biryani lovers who can enjoy the rice dish at any given time of the day. Malabar fish biryani is truly enticing and often paired with mint chutney or raita. It's aromatic, spicy and tastes amazing.
If you are looking for something that's delicious and equally comforting, you must have Kerala vegetable stew. It's a simple dish that's given a healthy spin with vegetables and spices. Also, some coconut milk is added to enhance its taste. Kerala vegetable stew is brimming with flavours and you wouldn't regret having it.
We hope, you've decided which South Indian recipe you would want to try out. Do let us know about your experience.