Kai Murukku

Kai Murukku(Suthu Murukku) is a traditional Indian snack especially for marriages and other auspicious events. It is also a tradition in our family to make this murukku for Sri Krishna Jayanthi(Gokulashtami) also. For the auspicious events they make swirls in odd numbers(3,5.7,9 respectively). My patti and mom is an expert in making Kai murukku. I am… 

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Homemade Rice Flour

Homemade Rice Flour – is used in most of the preparations like kai murukku,seedai and it is very handy for most of the Indian snacks and also for festive special recipes. You can use the same rice flour not only for making snacks but also for the dishes that requires rice flour. I have used… 

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Tindora Masala Bhat

Masale Bhaat is one of the traditional Maharashtrian recipes. The word Masale refers to the generous use of Goda(Kaala) masala in this recipe and Bhat means rice in Marathi. There are several variations making Masaale Bhaat but the most common one being using ‘Tondli (Tindora/Indian Ivy Gourd). Tindora Masala Bhat(Kovakkai rice) is a super quick and… 

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Kala Jamun using Instant Jamun Mix

Kala Jamun is one of the popular Indian Sweet and it is one of the easiest and best sweet recipe that you can make for any occasion. I wanted to post this Kala Jamun for this Diwali itself but didn’t have time to post this recipe! I am sure Instant Gulab Jamun mix will be in… 

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Saagu Dose

Dosai is a South Indian staple breakfast in every household.. Dose and Saagu doesnt need any intro.. Saagu Dose is a popular variety of dosa in Mysore and Bangalore. It’s easy to make at home. Saagu can also be served with chapathi , poori, set dosa, rava idly,rava dosa,the list goes on.. It is loved by… 

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South Indian Mixture / Madras Mixture

South Indian Mixture / Madras Mixture is a classic snack of South India. Diwali is incomplete without this South Indian Mixture. Nothing can beat the homemade mixture. Perfect evening snack and with a cup of filter coffee or Ginger tea it tastes the best!! KK loves mixture and he loves to have it as a… 

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Minty Potato Roast

Potatoes – Such a rustic and versatile veggie.. You can make ‘n’ number of recipes using potaotes and they are everyones favourite too. Potatoes are rich in Vitamins B and C and they are rich in Fiber and iron content. KK loves potatoes in any form. When I was speaking with my mom, she was telling… 

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Thengai Kuzhambu

  Coconut kuzhambu / Thengai Kuzhambu – is one of the easiest and tastiest kuzhambu varaition that you can make it with limited ingredients that we always have in our pantry.  I learnt this recipe from my one of my friend and she makes the best thengai kuzhambu. So I am dedicating the recipe to… 

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Potato and Bread Briyani

Who doesnt like Briyani:) There will be no one who says ‘NO TO BRIYANI’ and I am a great lover of briyani and try to make so many variations. One of my recent carving was this Potato and Bread Briyani… This is so rustic to make and tastes out of the world!! I have made… 

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Honey and chilli Roasted corn

Corn is my hubbys favourite. He loves to have it any time of the day. Recently, we had a trip to our Native – Vaideshwaran Kovil. We started early in the morning  and the Chennai climate was awesome. The car ride, showers, Ilayaraja songs it was a bliss.. Was enjoying the trip  so much. We… 

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