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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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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Pinacolada Smoothie

Pinacolada Smoothie – it is insanely easy & delicious. Fresh & tasty mix of pineapple,coconut milk & Greek yoghurt blended together to make a silky,rich,midly sweet & ofcourse a satisfying cold drink! It is quite refreshing! Perfect for a breakfast or energising afternoon! So start your day with this healthy Pinacolada Smoothie & it tastes absolutely healthy &… 

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Sweet Poha chivda

Poha Chivda/ Aval chivda – An easy, quick & yummiest recipe that can be made during Krishna Jayanthi & Diwali. Aval is one of the main neivedhyam for Krishna jayanthi. This chivda tastes absolutely delicious & you can have it any time!! Perfect tea time snack!! I have deep fried this chivda if you wish… 

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Mixed fruit smoothie bowl

Mixed fruit smoothie bowl – quick,instant,healthy,filling & nutritious breakfast. It keeps you full atleast for 3-4 hrs. You can top up with any fruits/nuts of your choice. There are so many variations you can make but this is my classic version & it is hearty. This  delicious healthy smoothie is easy to make & healthy with… 

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Instant thengai payasam/ Instant coconut kheer

Festivals always starts with Payasam. There are so many varieties of payasam you can make. Traditional Payasam are usually made with jaggery as it has higher value  & ofcourse for Neivedhyam it is auspicious.  I usually make arisi-thengai payasam, aval(poha)payasam,Javarasi payasam or paruppu payasam.  Another quick payasam that I make now a days is this instant… 

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Kesar Badam Peda

Kesar Badam Peda – one of the easiest & quickest sweet  & it can be ready in less than 15mins..Perfect festival recipe!!The main flavor in this peda is badam & saffron.. You can alter them with any nut of your choice.  I have tired the same with pista too.. But Pista Peda is little nutty… 

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Godhumai rava pongal

  Pongal is one of the most famous South Indian breakfast recipe that we make at home for breakfast or at times even for dinner… Godhumai rava / crackled wheat is a very healthy option for diabetic patience & can be made in several diffrent delicious ways . One such way to make a tasty… 

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Paneer Butter Masala (No Onion – Garlic recipe)

Paneer Butter Masala is one of the most common side dish /accompaniment in my house… Paneer butter masala is a very popular exotic tomato gravy & no doubt everybody loves it:) This is a no onion -garlic recipe & you couldnot find any difference in taste!! Although I made this recipe couple of times, never… 

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Jamun Kofta

Greetings to all!! Wish you all a happy new year & pongal wishes!! I know it is little late but dont bother… My brother was here in Dubai for New year & I was completely busy for the past 10-15days.. He returned back last week to Chennai & for me getting back to normal was… 

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