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Secret ingredients in chettinad food!

Many might be wondering what makes Chettinad food unique?


There are a few ingredients that dominate in Chettinad cooking.

Fennel(Sombu)


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Cumin(Jeera)

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White Poppy seeds (also called Kus kus)

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Coconut

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Most of the Chettinad curries have the above 4 ingredients grinded to a smooth paste. Check out few of my recipes using the this combination:

Varuthu Aracha Chicken Kulambu

Chettinadu Chicken Korma (Kozhi Korma)

Vengaya kosu

Chettinad Chicken Masala (Aaya's style)

Chettinad Chicken Kulumbu