Besan Kheer

Besan Kheer or Kadala Maavu payasam – A quick, easy,creamy,nutty and yummiest payasam / Kheer variety that can be made in less than 15mins. It requires very few ingredients that we always have in our home. Roasting the besan in ghee releases nutty flavor to the payasam. This Besan Kheer tastes best when chilled and… 

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Instant Sakkarai Pongal

Pongal is one of the most important festival that in celebrated in Tamil Nadu.. In down south it is much more famous and Pongal is usually made with newly harvested rice.  During our childhood days, we used to celebrate in our native place and we celebrated in a grand manner. It is a harvest festival…. 

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Thiruvadirai Vadai

Thiruvathirai or Thiruvathira or Arudhra Darisanam is one of the most auspicious festivals for Lord Shiva. In my last post I have explained the traditions and customs that we follow in our family. As mentioned earlier, along with Kali, ezhu kari kootu, this thiruvadarai vadai is also made for neivedhyam. The speciality of this vada is… 

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THE IMPORTANCE OF THIRUVADIRAI AND THIRUVADIRAI KALI

Thiruvathirai or Thiruvathira or Arudhra Darisanam is one of the most important festivals celebrated during Margazhi season in South Indian and it is auspicious for Lord Shiva. It is of great importance and this year it is celebrated on 11 of January thisyear(2017). Kali with ezhu kari kootu,thiruvadirai vadai or thalagam always the best! There… 

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Strawberry and Coconut Smoothie Bowl

Smoothie bowl are one of my favourite quick breakfast treats but offlate I have been loving to have them as a brunch or as a lunch too!! It keeps you chilled,cooled and filled throughout the afternoon. It is also perfect for snack too.  I have already posted the recipe for Apple and Pear Smoothie Bowl… 

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Eggless – Microwave Triple Chocolate Cake

Wish you all a happy new year!! 2016 was amazing for me although I had some ups and downs I enjoyed so much!! I did post almost 75+recipes and wrote recipes for couple of leading Tamil magazines and it was super fun!!Wish me luck and hope to continue the same this year too!! Its a… 

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Anjaneyar Vada / Pepper Vada

Anjaneyar vada also called pepper vada or milagu vada is one of the most important prasadam that is served during Hanuman Jayanthi. They are super crispy,crunchy and the pepper tastes awesome! It has a unique taste! It is a special prasad made in temple and that too madapalli prasadams tastes super delicious. I do remember having… 

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Herb and Chilli Croutons

Herb and Chilli Croutons – This is a simple and basic recipe and needs only handful of ingredients. Perfect addition to your favourite Soups, Salad or I love to enjoy as it is. They are super crispy,airy and crunchy delights and they are irrestible and addictive too. You cant stop them munching them! It takes less… 

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Onion and Garlic Vathakuzhambu

Does any one need any introduction for vathakuhzmbu? It is a authentic,classic,traditional South Indian kuzhambu/gravy and it is one of my favourites!! They are spicy,tangy and a small piece of jaggery makes this a extra special!! Traditionally, vatha kuzhambu is made in kalchatti,Sesame oil and this should be cooked slowly. That is when  you get… 

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Eggless Chocolate Pudding

Dark,Sweet, Velvety,silky, Classic and Smooth Chocolate Pudding is a simple treat that everyone will love. It is quite addictive too. Easy to make from whole ingredients and the perfect dessert for any occasion. I am a big fan of instant pudding and this is a favourite recipe of mine. It is gluten free and egg free which… 

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