parippu curry
Festival, Kuzhambu/ Dal, Lunch Recipes, Onam Recipes, Recipes, Side dish for chapati

Parippu curry recipe, Cherupayar parippu curry

Parippu curry/ Cherupayar parippu curry is a simple and quick to make comforting dal recipe prepared by adding mashed moong dal/ cherupayar along with coconut mixture to the tempering and cooked to perfection. This flavorful and delicious parippu curry always holds a place in “Onam Sadhya”as well apart from regular […]

chena mezhukkupuratti
Festival, Lunch Recipes, Onam Recipes, Poriyal/ Fry, Recipes

Chena mezhukkupuratti recipe, Yam mezhukkupuratti

Yam mezhukkupuratti/ Chena mezhukkupurati is a very easy and quick to make Kerala style stir fry prepared by roasting yam/ chena along with some masala, onions and chili in coconut oil. This stir fry dish is a common side dish during lunch and it also holds a place in “Onam […]

palada payasam
Festival, Onam Recipes, Recipes, Sweets & Desserts

Palada payasam with homemade ada, Ada payasam

Palada pradhaman/ Palada payasam with homemade ada is a delicious sweet prepared by adding ada (rice flakes) to boiling milk which is flavored with cardamom and garnished with ghee fried cashews. This sweet delicacy is a traditional Kerala pudding usually served in “Onam sadhya”(an elaborate platter of dishes consisting of […]

mambazha pulissery
Festival, Kuzhambu/ Dal, Lunch Recipes, Onam Recipes, Recipes

Mambazha pulissery recipe, Pulissery

Mambazha pulissery/ Mango pulissery is a sweet and sour side dish prepared with mango, curd and coconut in just 15 to 20 minutes. Super simple right? However simple it is to make this dish is unbelievably delicious and you wouldn’t regret trying it out. This pulissery is a traditional Kerala […]

vendakka thoran
Festival, Lunch Recipes, Onam Recipes, Poriyal/ Fry, Recipes

Vendakka thoran, Kerala style ladies finger stir fry

Vendakka thoran/ Kerala style Ladies finger stir fry is a simple and easy to make coconut based side dish served usually for lunch and always have special place in Onam sadya. Now you might have guessed why this recipe is here. Yes Onam is almost there and I thought to […]

instant milk powder modak
Festival, Ganesh chaturthi recipes, Recipes, Sweets & Desserts

Instant milk powder modak, Modak without mould

Instant milk powder modak/ Instant modak without mould is an easy and quick to make sweet that can be made with handful ingredients for the upcoming Ganesh chaturthi festival. This modak is very special as it is made without modak maker/ mould! Yes you heard it right! Want to know […]

samai karupatti pidi kozhukatta
Festival, Ganesh chaturthi recipes, Snacks, Sweets & Desserts

Samai karupatti pidi kozhukattai, Samai kozhukattai

Samai karupatti pidi kozhukattai/ Little millet palm jaggery kozhukattai is an easy and quick to make healthy snack prepared with little millet flour, karupatti/ jaggery and flavored with cardamom. Little millet/Samai like any other millet is rich in protein, fiber, acts as antioxidants and combats with diabetes. Millets are suitable […]

karupatti thengai poornam kozhukattai
Festival, Ganesh chaturthi recipes, Snacks, Sweets & Desserts

Karupatti thengai poornam kozhukattai, Mothagam

Karupatti thengai poornam kozhukattai/ Palm jaggery coconut mothagam is a healthy and delicious dumpling/ snack prepared by filling/ stuffing palm jaggery coconut pooranam in the rice flour dough and steamed to perfection! So its the regular kozhukattai recipe with a little tweak to it! Ok so everyone might be really […]

sweet appam recipe
Festival, Gokulashtami recipes, Karthikai Deepam recipes, Snacks, Sweets & Desserts

Sweet appam recipe, Instant wheat flour appam

Instant wheat flour appam/ Sweet appam is a super easy and quick to make yummy deep fried snack that can be prepared in no time with only few ingredients that you can easily pull out of your pantry. This instant appam is a great way to make use of overripe […]

kambu ribbon pakoda
Diwali Sweets & Snacks, Festival, Gokulashtami recipes, Recipes, Snacks

Kambu ribbon pakoda, Pearl millet ribbon murukku

Kambu ribbon pakoda/ Pearl millet ribbon murukku/ Bajra ribbon pakoda is a very easy and quick to make crispy snack shaped like ribbon which can be prepared for festivals like Krishna Jayanthi, Diwali or sometimes consumed as tea time snack. Ribbon pakoda/ Ribbon murukku/ Bajra ribbon pakoda is usually prepared […]