Festival

karamani sundal, sundal
Ganesh chaturthi recipes, Recipes, Snacks, Sundal Recipes

Karamani sundal, Black eyed peas sundal recipe

Karamani/ Black eyed peas sundal is one such delicious and easy to make snack or as naivedyam. This sundal preparation does not involve much of work as the cooked peas just needs tossing in masala along with tempering. Super easy right just like any other sundal recipes. So you can […]

 
wheat kheer, kheer, payasam,
Festival, Recipes, Sweets & Desserts, Varalakshmi vratham

Broken wheat payasam, Godhuma rava payasam

Broken wheat/ Cracked wheat/ Dalia/ Godhumai (Godhuma) rava whatever name called is a highly nutritious and healthy ingredient which can be consumed in many forms either sweet or savory just makes the dish tasty. Today we are here to look at a sweet dish payasam/ kheer which can be made […]

 
kalkandu pongal recipe, pongal, kalkandu sadam
Festival, Recipes, Sweets & Desserts, Varalakshmi vratham

Kalkandu pongal recipe, Kalkandu Sadam, Sweet pongal

Kalkandu pongal is one such variety of sweet pongal made with rice, moong dal and kalkandu/ rock sugar candy as the name suggests. I had already posted the traditional sakkarai pongal recipe last year in the blog so wanted to post something different most impotantly without using jaggery so I […]

 
aval halwa recipe, halwa
Festival, Gokulashtami recipes, Recipes, Sweets & Desserts

Aval halwa recipe, Poha halwa, Diwali recipes

Aval halwa/ Poha halwa is a new variety and a must try yummy and super quick to make halwa this diwali or for any other festival or special occasion. Yes this halwa is made with red poha/ aval and along with few handful ingredients to enrich its taste that too […]

 
aval murukku recipe, poha chakli
Gokulashtami recipes, Recipes, Snacks

Aval murukku recipe, Poha chakli, Diwali recipes

Poha chakli/ Aval murukku is one such variety of snack that is new to hear and interesting to make recipe, yes as the name goes this chakli is made with poha/aval as one of the main ingredient along with other basic ingredients that are regularly used to make murukku/ chakli. […]

 
ammini kozhukattai, kara mani kozhukattai, kozhukattai
Ganesh chaturthi recipes, Recipes, Snacks

Ammini kozhukattai, Kara mani kozhukattai, Mini kozhukattai recipe

Ammini kozhukattai/ Spicy mini kozhukattai is a steamed savory dumpling prepared by tempering steamed rice flour balls. Yes as it sounds it is super duper simple to make. This mini kozhukattai is usually prepared during Ganesh Chaturthi along with other sweets and savory dishes for neivedyam/ prasad/ offering. The recipe […]

 
paal kozhukattai recipe, milk kozhukattai recipe
Ganesh chaturthi recipes, Recipes, Sweets & Desserts

Paal kozhukattai recipe, Easy milk kozhukattai

Paal kozhukattai is a traditional sweet recipe prepared by cooking steamed rice flour balls in milk, coconut milk and sugar. Paal kozhukattai is usually prepared for Ganesh Chaturthi for neivedhyam along with other sweets and savory. This recipe can be prepared with many variations and in many varieties but here […]

 
mothagam recipe, kozhukattai
Ganesh chaturthi recipes, Recipes, Sweets & Desserts

Mothagam recipe, Modak, Kozhukattai recipe

Mothagam or Modak or Kozhukattai is a steamed dumpling made with rice flour consisting of filling either sweet or savory which is offered as prasad to Ganapathi Bappa for Ganesh chaturthi festival in India. This steamed modak consists of sweet filling with freshly grated coconut and sugar. Yes sugar! Its […]

 
thayir vadai
Festival, Recipes, Snacks, Vadai/ Bonda/ Bajji/ Pakora Recipes, Varalakshmi vratham

Thayir vadai recipe, Curd vada, South Indian curd vada

Thayir vadai/ Curd vada is a delicious South Indian snack prepared by adding soaked vada in tempered curd mixture and served with garnish consisting of boondi, carrot and finely chopped cilantro. Thayir vadai is my hubby’s all time favorite and for that reason I make extra vada so that I […]

 
badam payasam
Festival, Ganesh chaturthi recipes, Recipes, Sweets & Desserts, Varalakshmi vratham

Badam kheer recipe, Badam payasam, Almond dessert recipe, Badam milk

Badam kheer is a thick creamy and delicious Indian dessert prepared with badam/ almond and milk with flavors of saffron and cardamom to make any occasion or festival special. Badam kheer is one such quick and easy dessert that can be prepared with handful ingredients and also without involving much […]