7s meals series - 2 (South Indian meal)

Written by: 7aumsuvai

A typical Tamil meal consists of many spicy and non-spicy dishes. On special occasion, we do prepare mostly vegetarian food which will be served on banana leaf / plantain leaf. Lunch menu or meals includes rice, paruppu, sambar, puli kuzhambu, rasam, vadai, appalam, curd, payasam or kesari, pickle etc.

This menu shares a typical South Indian meal / South Indian lunch specially Tamilnadu lunch which includes plain rice, sambar, rasam, vazhakkai poriyal, masala kathirikkai, paruppu vadai or masal vadai, curd and semiya payasam.

South indian meal

Here is the link for the recipes:

  1. Paruppu vadai / Masal vadai
  2. Sambar
  3. Rasam
  4. Vazhakkai poriyal (recipe soon)
  5. Masala kathirikkai
  6. Homemade curd
  7. Semiya payasam

South indian meal


  • You can prepare Arachuvitta sambar, Sepang kizhangu sambar, red radish sambar.
  • You can prepare uluntha vadai in place of paruppu vadai.
  • You can prepare carrot beans poriyal in place of vazhakkai poriyal or you can see other poriyal or stir fry recipes here.
  • You can replace semiya payasam with Quinoa payasam, Aval payasam, Paasi paruppu payasam.

 South indian meal pic2


  1. wow.. lovely spread.. thanks for the menu! Keep the series going with more menus :)

  2. What a treat to thd eyes... wish I can grab them all thru the screen.. nice pics too.. :)

  3. delicious lunch and mouth watering menus :)


  4. wow thats an super virtual treat for our eyes :) wish I could finish them completely :) very tempting platter dear !!


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