April 26th, 2012
Written by: Gayathiri Sivakumar
Tamil cooking has been praised all around the world, and Tamil cooking influences can be seen in other cuisines, and in the English language. For example, the English word Curry, is derived from the Tamil word, Kari. Others include, Maangai has become Mango, Kanji became Conjee, Ingiver (Inchi- ver (root) become Ginger, and milagu thaneer (pepper water) became mulligatawny (a now famous soup).