Festival

padhir peni recipe
Diwali Sweets & Snacks, Festival, Navaratri recipes, Recipes, Sweets & Desserts

Padhir peni recipe, Chiroti recipe

Padhir peni/ Chiroti is a scrumptious flaky and crispy sweet where deep fried layered puri is topped with powdered sugar which is flavored with cardamom and garnished with nuts. This padhir/ chiroti is a popular sweet in Tamil Nadu usually prepared for festivals and sometimes found in wedding too. This […]

 
thinai kesari
Festival, Millet recipes, Navaratri recipes, Recipes, Sweets & Desserts, Thinai recipes

Thinai kesari recipe, Millet kesari

Thinai kesari/ Foxtail millet is a healthy and delicious sweet that can be prepared easily with handful ingredients during festivals like Navaratri/ special occasions. Kesari is a traditional sweet in South India and is made with sooji/ rava/ semolina which tastes super yum and can whipped up quickly as an […]

 
chena ladoo
Festival, Navaratri recipes, Recipes, Sweets & Desserts

Malai ladoo recipe, Chena ladoo

Malai ladoo/ Chena ladoo/ Paneer ladoo is a rich, delicious and easy to make sweet / dessert popular in North India which is usually prepared during festivals like Navaratri/ Ganesh chaturthi/ Special occasions. This instant malai/chena ladoo is prepared with just 3 ingredients like paneer, cardamom powder and condensed milk.. […]

 
tapioca halwa
Diwali Sweets & Snacks, Festival, Navaratri recipes, Recipes, Sweets & Desserts

Tapioca halwa recipe, Cassava halwa

Tapioca halwa/ Cassava halwa/ Kappa halwa is one such unique yummy tasting sweet prepared by sweetening the cooked and mashed tapioca with condensed milk which is also flavored with cardamom and garnished with ghee fried cashews. We have heard making halwa with veggies like these: White pumpkin Beetroot Carrot Tomato […]

 
chana dal halwa
Diwali Sweets & Snacks, Festival, Ganesh chaturthi recipes, Holi Recipes, Navaratri recipes, Recipes, Sweets & Desserts

Chana dal halwa recipe

Chana dal halwa is a delicious and melt in mouth sweet/ dessert prepared by sauteeing ground chana dal paste in ghee and is given richness by adding milk and made it flavorful with cardamom. Usually chana dal halwa is prepared with regular white sugar because of which it attains a […]

 
karupatti thengai poli
Festival, Navaratri recipes, Recipes, Sweets & Desserts

Karupatti thengai poli recipe, Coconut poli

Karupatti thengai poli/ Coconut poli/ Thengai poli is a delicious flat bread stuffed with grated coconut and karupatti, which is flavored with cardamom and cooked to perfection with ghee. Thengai poli is traditionally prepared with grated coconut and jaggery, but as mentioned earlier this poli is prepared with an amazing/ […]

 
jowar ladoo
Festival, Millet recipes, Navaratri recipes, Recipes, Sorghum recipes, Sweets & Desserts

Jowar ladoo recipe, Sorghum ladoo, Cholam ladoo

Cholam ladoo/ Jowar ladoo/ Sorghum ladoo is a healthy and easy to make sweet that can be served as evening snack/ offered as Naivedyam during festivals like Navaratri and Ganesh Chaturthi. Yes this healthy millet ladoo needs just 4 ingredients in its making and can be prepared in jiffy and […]

 
ellu sadam
Festival, Lunch Recipes, Navaratri recipes, Recipes, Rice Recipes, Variety rice

Ellu sadam recipe, Sesame rice

Ellu sadam/ Sesame rice is a very quick and easy to make variety rice that can be made with freshly ground sesame podi/ ellu podi. This flavorful rice is a very popular kalavai sadam during purattasi, adi perukku and often offered as prasad/ neivedhyam in temples, also is made as […]

 
varagu arisi sakkarai pongal
Festival, Kodo millet recipes, Millet recipes, Navaratri recipes, Pongal Recipes, Recipes, Sweets & Desserts

Varagu arisi sakkarai pongal, Millet sakkarai pongal

Varagu arisi sakkarai pongal/ Kodo millet sakkarai pongal prepared with kodo millet, moong dal, jaggery, flavored with cardamom and garnished with ghee fried cashews and raisins is a traditional sweet dish popular in South India and is often prepared during special occasions / festivals like navaratri, pongal, varalakshmi vratham etc. […]

 
green gram sweet sundal
Dal/Legumes, Festival, Navaratri recipes, Recipes, Snacks, Sundal Recipes

Green gram sweet sundal, Pachai payaru sundal

Green gram sweet sundal/ Pachai payaru sundal is a protein rich delicious sundal that can be served as Prasad/ evening snack. And you guys definitely know why this sundal post popped today in blog all of a sudden!! Yes it is Navaratri!!! And here is the first recipe for it […]