Bitter gourd /hagalakaayi/karela is very healthy but bitter vegetable. Many people like the bitterness of this hagalkaayi but some of us needs some sweetness in the dishes. So we prepare this karela with right amount of sweet and sour ingredients to make it more appetizing to consume this hagalkaayi. This is another variety of gojju/gravy using this bitter gourd.
Banana / baLehannu Mosaru bajji or banana sasive is popular side dish goes well with rotis, rice and breakfast dishes.
Majjige saru /buttermilk rasam is as the name says rasam using butter milk. It healthy and simple side dish. This is one of the Malnad recipes.