Maappillai Samba Dosai/Pancakes – Dosai with Native/Traditional Varieties of Tamilnadu – 5

  maappillai samba arisi/rice    and ILAVATTAKKAL- the stone of the Youth photo courtesy: http://www.thehindu.com/todays-paper/tp-national/tp-tamilnadu/village-life-for-real/article7521099.ece    Love and Valour have been the main sources of Life and Literature of the Tamils for more than 2000 years (Sangam Tamil Literature dates back to 3rd century BCE to 3rd century ACE). ‘Ilavattakkal’ -roughly translated as ‘the stone…

Kullankar Arisi Dosai/Pancakes – Dosai with Native/Traditional Rice Varieties of Tamilnadu – 4

Let’s make dosais/pancakes with Kullankar Arisi – another of the native/indigenous rice varieties of Tamilnadu. A few health benefits of Kullankar Arisi- High in antioxidants and hence boosts immunity Aids in Insulin Secretion and hence tackles diabetes Helps in weight reduction Kullankar Arisi Dosai/Pancakes       Ingredients (makes approximately 12-15 dosais)    • Kullankar Arisi/rice…

Kudavaazhai Arisi Dosai/Pancakes – Dosai with Native/Traditional Rice Varieties of Tamilnadu – 2

In the list of traditional or native rice varieties of Tamilnadu, my attempt in making dosais continues with Kudavaazhai/Kudavaalai Arisi.       In search of health benefits of this rice, I could find the following websites with some information,    a. Health benefits of traditional rice varieties in valaitamil.com http://player.mashpedia.com/player.php?q=DGIPfbtyLhg b. Parampariya nel vagaigalin maruthuva…