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South Indian stuffed snake gourd (Pudalangai pooranam)

South Indian stuffed snake gourd (Pudalangai pooranam)

My grocer tends to have these long gourds at the entrance of the store, I have never been sure if this is a temptation or a warning....

Spicy drumsticks from Mangalore (Nurge gashie)

Spicy drumsticks from Mangalore (Nurge gashie)

Drumstick vegetable, also called moringa, is very traditional to South India. During season, the tree is laden with these long stick-like...

Coconut milk and lentil rasam from Andhra Pradesh

Coconut milk and lentil rasam from Andhra Pradesh

I have become fascinated by rasam recently and my cookbooks have a variety of them from different states in India. They vary tremendously...

Drumstick leaves with lentils and coconut

Drumstick leaves with lentils and coconut

Drumsticks, or moringa pods, are very common in Indian cuisine (Kerala-style Drumstick dal curry and Spicy drumsticks from Mangalore...