Fruits and Nuts Dictionary

English- Tamil Almonds- Badam All Purpose flour- Maida Amarnath- Thandu Keerai Ash Gourd(pumpkin)- Poosani kai Beef- Mattu eraichi Beetroot- Beet Black eyed beans- Narippayir Blackberry- Naga pazham Broad Beans- Avarai Butter- Vennai Buttermilk- Moru Cabbage- Muttaikose Carom Seeds- Omam Carrot- Mangal mullangi Cluster beans- Kothavarangai Coconut milk- Thenga pal Colacassia- Seppan kizhangu Corn- Makka cholam Cow peas- Karamani(Thatta paiyir) Crab- … Continue Reading →


Spices Dictionary

Tamil- English Annasipoo – Star Anise Aattu kari – Mutton Ellu- Sesame Brinji Elai – Bay leaf Elimicha Pazham- Lemon Draksai – Grapes Inji- Ginger Iral- Shrimp , prawn Jathikai- Nutmeg Jeeragam- Cumin Seeds Kadala Paruppu- Gram dhal Kadalai- Chick Pea Kadalai Maavu- Gram(chick pea) Flour Kadugu- Mustard Kambu- Millet Karuvepillai- Curry Leaves Kasa kasa- Poppy Seeds Kathrikai – Brinjal … Continue Reading →