Chettinad - Karaikudi · Tamilnadu

Chettinad Snacks & Soundram Aachi

The Chettiar men, as much as they loved their meats, also loved snacking! Finger food like murukkus (handmade crisps made with rice flour) seedai and ellu adai are famous in this region. Soundram aachi (a term of endearment used to address women in the Chettiar community) moved from her humble village knowing she could create a… Continue reading Chettinad Snacks & Soundram Aachi


Kethandapatti Kaaramani Kuzhambu

“It’s absolutely unfair for women to say that guys only want one thing: sex. We also want food.” – Jarod Kintz I grew up in a family that obsesses with food. Family reunions are fun and can get explosive with strong opinions floating around. Mine were no different! One interesting outcome was that secret family… Continue reading Kethandapatti Kaaramani Kuzhambu