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barnyard millet adai
Barnyard recipes, Breakfast and Dinner Recipes, Millet recipes, Others, Recipes

Barnyard millet adai recipe, Kuthiraivali adai


 Barnyard millet adai/ Kuthiraivali adai is a healthy, wholesome and delicious dosa/ Indian pancake prepared with barnyard millet (small in size, white in color, round in shape bigger than semolina/ sooji)and lentils. Traditionally adai is prepared with rice and lentils but to keep it healthy and to get back to […]

chicken makhani
Breakfast and Dinner Recipes, Chicken Recipes, Gravy/ Curry/ Masala, Lunch Recipes, North Indian Side dish, Recipes, Side dish for chapati

Butter chicken recipe, Chicken makhani


 Butter chicken or Chicken makhani is a rich, creamy and delicious side dish prepared by adding grilled/ roasted chicken in sweet and spicy tomato sauce. Chicken makhani/ Murgh makahani is the most sought after side dish by many anytime they visit restaurants if they are non veg eater and in […]

vegetable oats upma
Breakfast and Dinner Recipes, Instant Recipes, Oats Recipes, Recipes, Upma

Oats upma recipe, Vegetable oats upma


 Vegetable oats upma is a simple, quick and healthy breakfast that is loaded with veggies. This upma can be prepared in just 15 minutes that too with  handful ingredients. Sounds simple right? Anytime you are bored of making porridge with oats or the regular idli, dosa or paratha then this […]

Indian style cappuccino
Beverages, Intercontinental recipes, Recipes

Cappuccino recipe, Indian style cappuccino


 Cappuccino/ Indian style cappuccino  is a very popular coffee drink consisting of three basic parts – coffee, milk and milk foam. This frothy drink originating in Italy is a staple one in all the coffee shops and making one at home might sound little difficult until you have the right […]

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 […]