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December 28, 2014

30 Kuzhambu Recipes-South Indian Kuzhambu Varieties

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30 kuzhambu recipes
Collection of South Indian Kuzhambu recipes.Generally people of Tamil nadu love to make different varieties of kuzhambu for their lunch.We don’t like to eat the same sambar,vathal kuzhambu or rasam everyday.Even in my home,both mom and MIL make at least 7 varieties of kulambu for a week.They don’t repeat the same at least for 10 days. For my MIL’s kuzhambu varieties, few tsp of our homemade sambar powder is all u need.There are no or very less grinding work.Whereas my mom’s kuzhambu varieties have some grinding job but it tastes flavourful & awesome as most of them are freshly ground with Nellai touch.Both are completely different in procedure and taste. Most of the kuzhambu recipes are without coconut. Here I have shared nearly 40+ Vegetarian kulambu/gravies recipes of my mom & MIL under one page for easy n quick reference.Most of these gravies are simple and easy to make for beginners and bachelors too.Among these 30 gravies,u can find some varieties of vegetable sambar recipes and brahmin style arachuvitta sambar.Similarly u can find varieties of Vathal kuzhambu like sundakkai vatha kuzhambu, Poondu kuzhambu, Puli kuzhambu, Manathakkali vatha kuzhambu,ennai kathrikai kuzhambu,brinjal masala kuzhambu, Chettinad Pakoda kuzhambu, Kara kuzhambu recipes along with an Iyengar style milagu kuzhambu recipe.Other than this, you can also find mor kuzhambu, paruppu urundai kuzhambu,Poricha kuzhambu,bittergourd/Pavakkai pitlai,Vazhaipoo kulambu,Yam, pumpkin and ridge gourd gravies too.Please click on the picture to view the respective recipe.I have given most of the recipes with step by step pictures.Please check THIS LINK to view my latest additions in Kuzhambu recipes in which you can find some Andhra style and Kerala style kuzhambu recipes.
Soon I will update the remaining kuzhambu recipes in this list. Thanks for visiting this page. Do try all these kuzhambu recipes and enjoy cooking varieties! In the year 2018, you can expect some yummy n easy lunch menu recipes in my blog.Stay tuned Cool. Ok,lets see the collection of South Indian kuzhambu recipes / Kuzhambu vagaigal of Tamil people !
Please don’t forget to leave your feedback in the comments section if you try any of these kuzhambu recipes.It will help others too ! Thanks Happy.

South Indian Kuzhambu recipes

South Indian Kuzhambu recipes Tamil nadu style kuzhambu varieties for lunch !
Cuisine: Indian
Category: Gravies
Serves: Serves 3
Prep time: 20 Minutes
Cook time: 15 Minutes
Total time: 35 Minutes

Please check THIS LINK to view my latest additions in Kuzhambu recipes. 

Vendhaya kuzhambu/Masala kara kuzhambu
Vendhaya Kuzhambu / Masala Kara Kuzhambu
Easy mixed vegetable sambar
Mixed vegetable sambar
Thakkali kuzhambu/Tomato gravy
Easy tomato/thakkali kuzhambu
Vengaya sambar/Onion sambar
Brahmin style arachuvitta sambar
Mullangi sambar/Radish sambar
Amma style tirunelveli sambar
Keerai sambar
Drumstick Sambar/Murungakkai sambar
Paruppu urundai kuzhambu
Drumstick Poricha Kuzhmabu

Iyengar Milagu Kuzhambu/Pepper Kuzhambu

Easy Kara kuzhambu-Bachelor style
Easy Manathakkali Vathal Kuzhambu
Poondu Kuzhambu/Garlic kuzhambu
Pumpkin gravy
Tirunelveli Puli Kuzhambu
Milagu Kuzhambu
Pakoda Kuzhambu
Soya chunks gravy for rice n roti
Karuvepilai Kuzhambu/Curry leaves gravy
Ennai Kathrikai kuzhambu/Brinjal gravy
Vazhaipoo kuzhambu/Banana flower gravy
Brinjal Masala Kuzhambu
Brinjal Rasavangi
Sundakkai Vathal Kuzhambu
Yam gravy/Karunai kizhangu kuzhambu
Tirunelveli Sodhi Kuzhambu
Ridge gourd gravy
Arachuvitta Vathakuzhambu
Mom's More kuzhambu
MIL's More Kuzhambu
Bittergourd Pitlai/Pavakkai Pitali

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  1. Thanks for this awakening & I am starting with Homemade Sambar Powder. I have known that our Tamil food is very rich & full of varieties but never had the time & opporunity to explore. Your knowledge of Tamil culinary is unique. Keep your good work up.

    1. Thank u Sir,Do try our Tamil food.I am sure u will love it :)

  2. awesome..!! awesome!! lovely collection.. :)

  3. Awesome post Chitra!!!! Worth collecting....I have been making Sambar powder at home for last 7 years n use it in a couple of ways....but these 30 variations are just too good....will surely give it a try.

    1. Thanks a lot Preeti :) Try them n leave ur feedback here :)

  4. What a wonderful collection..Best collection so far.

  5. Superb collection Chitra.. Vil definitely try one by one..

  6. As mentioned pavakai pitlai is missing in the picture list

    1. Sorry,I will add it.Thanks for mentioning :)

  7. Hai chitra ,
    i am new for your web and ur collection is very nice and super, iwill try all the recipes and i will tell you that how it's coming so thank you. iam staying in kumbakonam. My wishes to you.

    1. Thank u :) I will be more happy to see your feedback :)

    2. Hi Chitra...good collections and do post some breakfast dishes also. childrens are getting bored with the usual dishes..idly, dosa..puri, pongal...etc.

    3. Thank u.I recently shared a breakfast collection but its idli dosa pongal poori only.Do u need bf recipes for kids ??

    4. Yes. We need break fast recipes badly. Kids are getting board with idli, dosa,pongal, semiya, upma.

    5. I will try to share some interesting recipes for kids.Thanks.

  8. very good recipies... i tried ur murugakai sambar and it came out very welll... my family loved it.. thank u very much

  9. i tried ur,murugakai sambar.. it lovly thank u chitra.. add sum more bf dishes

    1. Thanks a lot for your feedback Jensi. I will try to add more breakfast recipes :)

  10. Mouth watering stuffs are here but hard to prepare

  11. Tried your puri recipe.came out as in hotel. Last time it was a utter flop.puri was not fluffy. After that saw your tips and At last got it.pls tel me what all pulses and legumes can be sprouted and how to do it.

    1. Thank you so much for the feedback :) You can make sprouts with green gram dal,peas etc.I will try to make a detailed post on how to make sprouts.Thanks

  12. Hi sis, all ur recipes are very helpful. Today im gonna to try poondu kolumbu. Thank u very much.

  13. Ur karakuzhambu makes me to feel different taste from my mom.
    Thanks to u in forth of my mom

  14. Hi Chitra ! Great kuzhambu recipes you shared for us many thanks to you . It would be great if you could share some yummy and tasty recipes for children also ? Thanks in advance

  15. Hi Chitra ! Great kuzhambu recipes you shared for us many thanks to you . It would be great if you could share some yummy and tasty recipes for children also ? Thanks in advance

    1. I have shared a list of recipes for kids lunch box. Please check it. Thanks 😊

  16. Nice Im trying bananaflower kulambu...

  17. Really very tasty,today I have tried milagu kulambu.superb

    1. Thanks for the feedback :) Glad to know !


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