Chettinad cuisine is more about the interplay between spices rather than just gravies dunked with chilli powder or spicy masalas.
The flavourful cuisine packs a mix of both non-vegetarian and vegetarian dishes. Due to its proximity to the sea, Chettinad cuisine is studded with a robust range of fish preparations that you must try too.
Chettinad Chicken Curry Recipe: Chettinad food has a distinct aroma of freshly ground spices that lends a unique flavour to every dish. Here's an easy Chettinad chicken curry recipe that you can try at home.
Mutton chukka is a brilliant delicacy from the Chettinad cuisine of Tamil Nadu that you simply can't resist!
This chicken curry is a hot favourite dish in the Chettinad cuisine, which belongs to the Nattukotai Chettiars or Nagarathars community from the Chettinad region of Tamil Nadu.
Fiery! That's the impression you might have of Chettinad cuisine if you've dined at the countless Chettinad diners in Chennai or Bengaluru. Nothing is further from the truth.
The Lodhi hotel hosted a three-day Chettinad food festival from September 23 till September 25 2019.