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idli sambar, vada
Breakfast Menu, Recipes

Idli vada sambar, Indian breakfast menu #7

 

 Idli vada sambar is a delicious breakfast platter that is usually prepared during special days or festivals or during weekends. I prepared this platter this week and I thought why not post it in the blog. This platter can be made made more delicious with chutney and a super hot […]

Suiyam recipe, Suyyam
Diwali Sweets & Snacks, Recipes, Sweets & Desserts

Suiyam recipe, Suyyam, Sweet Suzhiyan, Suzhiyam

 

 Suzhiyam/ Suyyam/ Suzhiyan/ Seeyam/ Borrelu is a deep fried sweet dish made with channa dal and jaggery stuffing. This sweet dish is usually made during diwali and that’s why I thought to post it just before the festival.  This sweet dish has a stuffing and outer layer made with a […]

black rice halwa, halwa
Diwali Sweets & Snacks, Festival, Recipes, Sweets & Desserts

Kavuni arisi halwa, Black rice halwa, Chettinadu sweet

 

 Kavuni arisi halwa/ Black rice halwa is a delicious and flavorful halwa originating from chettinadu cuisine. Black rice halwa as the name goes it is made with black rice called kavuni arisi in tamil and coconut milk. What coconut milk? Yes you heard that right, this particular ingredient adds more […]

chicken biryani, easy chicken biryani
Biryani Recipes, Recipes

Chicken Biryani, Easy chicken biryani recipe

 

 Chicken biryani is a delicious and very flavorful one pot meal that needs no introduction and that needs is adored by all. Chicken biryani can be made in many ways, prepared in any methods but the output always seems to be delish. This chicken biryani is one such simple, easy […]

sambar sadam
Lunch box idea, Recipes

Sambar sadam, Lunch box menu #4

 

 Sambar sadam/ Sambar rice is a wholesome and delicious one pot meal that is loaded with mixed vegetables. This rice is something easy to make and serves as excellent lunch box recipe. Simply served with papad, fryums or even potato chips goes excellent with this rice. If you are a […]

Cornflakes chivda, Cornflakes mixture recipe, mixture
Diwali Sweets & Snacks, Festival, Recipes, Snacks

Cornflakes chivda, Cornflakes mixture recipe

 

 Cornflakes mixture or Cornflakes chivda is a non deep fried spicy and sweet snack made with ready to eat cornflakes. Yes this non deep fried! You can use the regular makai or chivda making cornflakes available in store too to make this mixture recipe. Since I had lot of cornflakes […]

witch finger cookies, cookies
Baked Goods, Halloween treats, Recipes

Witch finger cookies recipe, Halloween cookies

 

 Witch finger cookies is one such fancy and spooky cookies made with basic sugar cookies dough. Yes you heard it right! These finger cookies are super easy to achieve and yummy to taste. It does not take much time to make it as needs no dough refrigeration also needs no […]

5 taste uthappam, breakfast recipe
Breakfast and Dinner Recipes, Dosa/ Uttapam, Recipes, Weekend Breakfast Recipes

5 taste uthappam recipe, Breakfast recipes

 

 5 taste uttappam as the name goes is different and interesting recipe that serves 5 uthappams in different tastes with different variety of side dishes. Yes this breakfast dish is usually served in restaurants in chennai and I wanted to try it for the longest time and I am glad […]

Proso millet upma, Millet recipes
Breakfast and Dinner Recipes, Millet recipes, Recipes, Upma

Proso millet upma, Millet recipes

 

 Proso millet is one of the healthiest and delicious small, starchy grain that pale yellow or whitish in color. Proso millet/ broom corn millet is called Panivaragu in Tamil / Barri in Hindi / Varigulu in Telugu / Baragu in Kannada. Call it any name it has rich source of […]

Idli, chutney, sambar
Breakfast Menu, Recipes

Idli, chutney, sambar, Indian breakfast menu #6

 

 So here is another breakfast idea that is most popular and very common in most of the South Indian houses. Yes idli with chutney and sambar is heavenly combo that is tummy filling and tasty to eat as well. This simple breakfast is one such easy to make recipe if […]