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'Exquisite' means of such beauty or delicacy as to arouse intense delight .A food that's creative, thoughtfully prepared, beautifully presented and easy to eat makes it absolutely delicious.On this corner,I have tried to recollect the spicy memories and food that I have enjoyed, a delicacy that still persist on the corner of my heart.Hope you too will enjoy it. Bon Appetit !


Saturday, October 12, 2013

Yam Fry


  1. Yam   -  500 gms
  2. Chilly powder - 1 tspn
  3. Turmeric powder - 1/4 tspn 
  4. Coconut oil - 1 tbspn
  5. Whole Red chilly - 2 no:s
  6. Mustard seeds
  7. Curry leaves
  8. Salt - to taste


Slice the yam into medium sized square pieces. 

Take a pan cook the yam with 1/4 tspn chilly powder, turmeric powder and water. Cook well.

Heat oil in a bottom heavy pan.Splutter mustard seeds. .Add whole red chillies and curry leaves. Add the cooked yam and salt to taste.
Saute well,make sure that you don't crush the vegetables. Add the rest of the chilly powder and mix well. Cook till the raw taste of the powders leave.

Serve hot.Goes well with rice.

Note: Make sure that you drain the cooked yam if any water is 

left out.

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