It’s a complete shift from the previous cooking shows and ‘Oggarane Dabbi’ certainly aims at traveling to different locations and exploring local cuisines in their place of origin. The show brings out the essence of the land and hundreds of tales every kitchen plays host to. From the coastal belt of Mangalore to the lush green terrain of Coorg, from the arid plains of North Karnataka to the rich paddy fields of Mandya, ‘Oggarane Dabbi’ usually showcases cuisines from across the state, helping its audience to preserve age old recipes. The recipes are simple and the focus is on creating delicious dishes with ingredients commonly available in every kitchen.This popular cooking show is hosted by Murali and airs on the Zee Kannada channel, has completed 500 episodes. A special book as well as an iPress app has been developed to distribute the scrumptious recipes of some of the popular dishes.