Recent Posts

pepper chicken recipe
Gravy/ Curry/ Masala, Instant Pot Recipes, Lunch Recipes, Non veg Recipes, Recipes, Side dish for chapati, South Indian recipes

Instant pot pepper chicken recipe, Instant pot recipes

 

 Pepper chicken is spicy, hot and delicious side dish usually served with rice, roti/ chapati. Pepper chicken is usually prepared with regular chicken or boneless chicken depending on each ones taste. As the name suggests this chicken dish is loaded with freshly ground pepper which makes the dish more tasty […]

little millet brinji
Instant Pot Recipes, Lunch Recipes, Millet recipes, Recipes

Instant pot little millet brinji recipe, Instant pot recipes

 

 Millets are small seeds like grains that are slightly sweet, nutty and most important carry lot of health benefits. There are many varieties of millet and today let’s take a look at little millet/ samai (in tamil), kutki (in hindi). Little millet like any other millet is rich in protein, […]

phool makhana namkeen recipe
Recipes, Snacks

Phool makhana namkeen recipe

 

 Phool makhana namkeen is a quick and easy to make yummy snack that is also healthy. This namkeen is made with lotus seeds / fox nuts that resembles like popped popcorn along with almonds, raisins and cashews. This namkeen is a mixture of spice and sweet which will surely be […]

diwali sweet basundi
Diwali Sweets & Snacks, Festival, Recipes, Sweets & Desserts

Basundi recipe, How to make basundi

 

 Basundi is a delicious pale yellow colored Indian sweet / dessert prepared with milk, nuts, sugar and cardamom powder for flavoring and saffron strands for color. Preparing basundi requires a lot of patience as it takes about 30 to 45 minutes of standing and stirring of milk as basundi is prepared […]

quinoa fried rice
Lunch box idea, Lunch Recipes, Quinoa Recipes, Recipes

Quinoa fried rice recipe, Vegetable quinoa fried rice

 

 Quinoa fried rice or vegetable quinoa fried rice is a quick and healthy one pot dish prepared by tossing cooked white quinoa in sauteed veggies. This easy peasy dish can be prepared in a jiffy so works well on a busy working day and serves as an excellent lunch box […]

mint rice
Lunch box idea, Recipes, Rice Recipes, Variety rice

Mint rice recipe, How to make Pudina rice

 

 Mint rice / Pudina rice is a quick and easy to make delicious rice dish. This variety rice with flavors of mint and coriander is a one pot dish and makes excellent lunch box recipe. A spicy potato fry or chips can be accompanied as side dish. This mint rice […]

cheese quesadilla recipe
Breakfast and Dinner Recipes, Recipes, Snacks

Vegetable cheese quesadilla recipe

 

 This vegetable cheese quesadilla is a delicious cheesy and veggie loaded main dish / snack that can be prepared at home easily in 10 minutes. This dish will be adored by vegetarians and if you are a non veg eater adding few minced chicken/ shrimp to this dish adds more taste. […]

gobi 65 rice
Lunch Recipes, Recipes, Rice Recipes

Gobi 65 rice recipe, Gobi fried rice

 

 Gobi 65 rice is a spicy, flavorful and a Indo chinese based rice dish that is also a one pot recipe. So basically this recipe is prepared by adding fried gobi 65 to close to chinese style fried rice which is also enhanced with strong Indian flavors like garam masala […]

vegetable idli upma recipe
Breakfast and Dinner Recipes, Breakfast Menu, Idli, Recipes, Upma

Vegetable idli upma recipe, Idli upma

 

 Vegetable idli upma is a quick and easy to make delicious breakfast that is enhanced and loaded with few veggies to add to its taste and to give it a healthy twist. This upma can be served as mini tiffin/ snack as well. I used veggies like carrot and capsicum […]

kavuni arisi sweet pidi kozhukattai recipe
Ganesh chaturthi recipes, Recipes, Snacks, Sweets & Desserts

Kavuni arisi sweet pidi kozhukattai recipe

 

 Kavuni arisi (Black rice)sweet pidi kozhukattai is a a very yummy and healthy snack that can be easily prepared at home using chettinadu rice flour, jaggery, coconut and elaichi for flavoring. As vinayagar chaturthi is near by I thought sharing this kozhukattai recipe will be ideal. Traditionally kozhukattai is made […]