Actor-Singer Shruti Haasan is one active celebrity on Instagram. Shruti enjoys 16.8 million followers on the photo-sharing app, whom she keeps entertained with the daily updates on her life, work et al. If you too happen to follow her on Instagram, then you surely know that the 35-year-old actress is currently living with her partner Santanu Harazika. And scrolling through their posts and stories, we feel the two have been making the most of their ‘lockdown days’. Every now and then, we find stories featuring their meal dates, cooking sessions, movie nights and more. Shruti also regularly shares their weekend rituals that usually include a lavish brunch, some sinful indulgences and an extensive lunch or dinner.
Keeping up with the tradition, this weekend Shruti took to Instagram to share her latest dinner spread that included everything wholesome, fulfilling and super comforting. In a short video clip, she showed us what all she had on her dinner table – rice, moong dal, aloo-bhindi and the show-stealer thayir sadam. “Yummy,” we heard Shruti saying in the background. Take a look:
Thayir sadam, commonly referred to as curd rice, is a South Indian staple prepared by mixing curd and plain rice, with a tadka of mustard seeds, curry leaves and red chilli. It makes for a perfect meal during the summers. Besides comforting our soul and stomach, it also loads us up with the goodness of curd and helps beat the heat. Click here for the classic thayir sadam recipe.
That’s not all. We also found 3 yummy variations of this South Indian staple to add a unique note to your palate. Click here for recipes.
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About Somdatta SahaExplorer- this is what Somdatta likes to call herself. Be it in terms of food, people or places, all she craves for is to know the unknown. A simple aglio olio pasta or daal-chawal and a good movie can make her day.