Monday, January 21, 2013

Thakkali Pachidi/ Tomato Raitha

I have been saying that i shall be back & have taken such a long time to get back to blogging! I havent dropped by & followed your short i just disappeared :)..But decided i will get back to doing what i started and decided to start off by posting a very simple recipe.. Hope you guys have it in you to check them out and support me like you always did!

I am not a big fan of Curd but i love Pachidi or Raitha's. Everytime we make sambhar at home, a pachidi is a mandate..we love it! 

1. Tomatoes - 2 or 3
2. Green Chilli - 2 or 3
3. Hing - a pinch
4. Curd - 1/2 to 3/4 cup
5. Mustard - 1 tsp
6. Oil - 1 tsp
7. Salt - to taste

Preparation Time!!

1. Heat oil in pan. Add mustard seeds & hing

2. To this add chopped tomatoes and chillies 

3. Cook till tomatoes are pulpy, then transfer to a bowl & cool completely

4. Once cooled, add curd & mix well. Add salt just before serving!


  1. Finally out of the shell, love this simple raitha, no more slowing down girl, want to see you in full swing..

  2. Love the pachadi. Never had I cooked my tomatoes to make pachadi. Great idea.

  3. Nice to see you back in blogging with a recipe..:)
    Simple and refreshing Raitha.. Love it..

  4. Beautiful and tangy pachadi,l too make this often,looks yum

  5. Delicious pachadi love anything yogurt and tomato

  6. wow..this is nice idea, thanks for sharing...great side with any rotis/ it

    1. Good to see u back in action, do keep sharing such wonderful recipes..Good Luck!

  7. Welcome back Rasi.Love the color of pachadi and simple too.

  8. Glad to see you back Rasi...Love this thayir pachadi

  9. Glad to see you back Rasi, love the colour of the pachadi.One of my fav.

  10. what lovely and yummy raita:)
    Love the pictures!!

  11. Welcome back dear.. The raitha would be great for any parathas. Yum

  12. Lovely raitha.. Frst time here...lov ur space.. Hapi to follow u.. Glad if u do d same!

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  14. Hey Rasi, welcome back :-) Good to see you here. Looking forward to all those yummy dosas you make :-)

  15. yummy pachadi... glad to be ur follower... :)


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