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thandai masala powder recipe
Holi Recipes, Recipes

Thandai masala powder recipe

 

 Thandai is a very flavorful, healthy, refreshing and delicious drink prepared with cold milk, sugar and thandai masala powder/ paste for Holi festival. This drink has so much goodness as it uses ingredients like almonds, pistachios, peppercorn, fennel seeds, saffron strands and many more. Sound great right? The traditional method […]

nannari sarbath recipe
Recipes, Summer Treat

Nannari sarbath recipe, Sabja nannari sarbath

 

 Nannari sarbath/ Nannari sharbet is a delicious and flavorful summer drink prepared with nannari syrup, lemon juice, sabja/ basil seeds and water. This nannari syrup is prepared from nannari roots/ sarsaparilla which has lot of medicinal properties. This is a much relished and much needed drink in summer to act […]

quail egg roast
Gravy/ Curry/ Masala, Poriyal/ Fry, Recipes

Kada mutta roast recipe, Quail egg roast

 

 Kada muttai/ Quail eggs are small eggs that are light and dotted unlike the usual chicken eggs. As you can infer from the egg’s name there are tiny pieces of nutrition from a wild bird named “QUAIL”. I can hear all your questions😜 So I got to know about this […]

stovetop veg biryani
Biryani Recipes, Recipes, Rice Recipes

Vegetable biryani recipe, Stovetop veg biryani

 

 Vegetable biryani is a delicious and flavorful one pot meal loaded with veggies. Vegetable biryani can be prepared in many methods like pressure cooker, dum style, oven baked and stove top method a very simple and traditional style not involving much work. According to me the vegetable biryani cooked in […]

sorakkai kootu recipe
Gravy/ Curry/ Masala, Kuzhambu/ Dal, Lunch Recipes, Recipes

Bottle gourd and shrimp kootu recipe, Sorakkai kootu

 

 Bottle gourd and shrimp kootu/ Sorakkai kootu is a thick gravy with a combination of bottle gourd / sorrakkai, lentil, shrimp/ prawn. It is a very delicious and very nutritious dish that goes well with rice and dosa. Though it has many steps in its making the output is a […]

kadalai urundai
Karthikai Deepam recipes, Recipes, Snacks

Kadalai urundai recipe, Kadalai mittai recipe

 

 Kadalai urundai/ Peanut chikki/ kadalai mittai is a delicious and healthy snack made with peanuts and jaggery syrup. This is usually made during karthigai deepam festival along with pori urundai/ murmura ladoo, but since it is consumed as snack too I thought to post it today, because I made this […]

microwave gajar ka halwa
Diwali Sweets & Snacks, Microwave Recipes, Recipes, Sweets & Desserts

Microwave carrot halwa, Gajar ka halwa in microwave

 

 Carrot halwa/ Gajar ka halwa/ Gajreka is a delicious Indian dessert prepared with grated carrots, milk, sugar and cardamom powder for flavoring. Carrot halwa can be prepared can be prepared with regular milk, condensed milk, khoya either in stovetop method or in instant pot, but here we will take a […]

stovetop eggless chocolate cake
Cake/ Cupcake/ Muffin, Recipes

Stovetop eggless chocolate cake, Chocolate loaf cake

 

 Chocolate cake or chocolate loaf cake call it any name it is adored by many for its deliciousness and flavor. So this is one moist, chocolaty, eggless cake made in stovetop method. Yes you heard it right! This recipe requires no baking/ oven and can be made in a kadai/ […]

homemade ghee recipe
Kitchen Basics, Recipes

Ghee recipe, Homemade ghee from homemade butter

 

 Ghee a clarified butter is an essential one in our Indian cuisine. It is used in many dishes savory and sweets for its taste, richness and flavors undoubtedly. It is very easily available in stores but the actual taste and flavors of it are not comparable with the homemade ghee. […]

palak pakora recipe
Recipes, Snacks, Starters, Vadai/ Bonda/ Bajji/ Pakora Recipes

Palak pakora recipe, Spinach fritters, Palak Pakoda

 

 Palak bajji/ Palak pakora is a deep fried fritter prepared with palak leaves dipped in spicy besan batter i.e regular bajji batter. These are so delish and healthy in a a way as they hold spinach 😉 yet remains to be a perfect tea time snack specially during rainy season […]