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Chettinad (Karaikudi) Recipes

(Chettinad Cuisine, Chettinad Samayal)

Chettinad is a region comprising of nearly 75 villages in sivagangai and pudukottai districts of Tamilnadu. Chettinad cuisine is supposed to be the most aromatic and spiciest cuisine in South India. it is well known for using so many variety of spices which are used to make the fresh ground masala and used in the dishes. Chettinad cuisine is famous for the spicy non vegetarian dishes made with fish, crab, shrimp, chicken and goat (mutton). People in chettinad, use the combination of green chillies, dried red chillies and black popper (peppercorn) in such a way that the dishes are so spicy but at the same time very tasty. There are also popular vegetarian chettinadu recipes like the kuzhipaniyaram, paal paniyaram, vellai kurma, kaikari pirattal etc. 

Chettinad Non-Vegetarian Curries and Dry Sides

Pepper Chicken Pepper Chicken 12 Spice Fish Curry 12 Spice Fish Curry Egg Masala Egg Masala Kozhi Rasam Kozhi Rasam
Kozhi Kulambu Kozhi Kulambu Mutton Curry
Mutton Curry
Eral Thokku Eral Thokku Nattu Kozhi Uppu Varuval Nattu Kozhi Uppu Varuval
Crab Fry Nandu Varuval (Crab Fry) Crab Kurma Crab Kurma Indian Style Omelette Indian Style Omelette Fish Puttu Sura Puttu
Curry Leaves Chicken Karivepillai Kozhi Varuval

Chettinad Vegetarian Curries and Dry Sides

Chettinad Mushroom Chettinad Mushroom Ennai Kathrikai Ennai Kathrikai Poondu Vengaya Kulambu Poondu Vengaya Kulambu Kadalai Kuzhambu Kadalai Kuzhambu
Chettinad Vellai Kurma Chettinad Vellai Kurma

Chettinad Entrees

White Rice White Rice (Steamed Rice) Kozhi Biriyani Kozhi Biriyani Kuzhipaniyaram Kuzhipaniyaram Banana Dosai Banana Dosai
Pal Paniyaram Pal Paniyaram No Photo Paal Kozhukattai

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Person kannan   (November 5, 2016)
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Person Palani raj.M   (February 27, 2016)
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Person radhika sudhakar   (July 29, 2015)
I like chenadu samial like chekan kadai ,muttai masala,muttion grave also i like so i need defrant type of recipe in cheaken,mutton,egg,era,fish. Thanking you
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Person balaji   (March 5, 2015)
how to make pal paniyaram
Person Dahlia (S.I.R. Author)   (March 9, 2015)
Please click on the link of Pal Paniyaaram given above to find the detailed recipe...
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