Last Friday was my DH’s birthday and thought of surprising him with some homemade cake. Since its only two of us I thought of making cupcakes. His favorite flavor is chocolate so I zeroed in on the flavor. I didn’t want to add too much of sugar or butter in it and I was looking for eggless recipe to
Baking scares me the most.May be because am not patient enough to accurately measure the ingredients, to follow procedures carefully, to wait until the whole process gets done & so many other reasons too. There were a few failed attempts which aren’t documented in this blog :P.
Tikkis are my fav snack and I usually prepare tikkis with potato,moong dal. But last weekend I made this yummy sweetpotato tikkis for breakfast , served it with a simple mint chutney. They turned out so good and was very filling too. You can even serve these as starters in a party or give them to ki
Dal Chawal_ is nothing but rice and any lentil or legumes based gravy. Very simple and healthy dish loaded with proteins. Also such a comforting dish and you can prepare within 15-20 minutes. Today I had some leftover pressure cooked cowpeas (தட்டப் பயிறு in Tamil). You can try the same recipe wit
This thick, tangy and spicy curry is best with steaming hot rice.During my school days at Tirunelveli our monthly routine was to watch a morning show in either of these theatres PVT,Ram/Muthuram,Poornakala and then to have full meals at Hotel Bharani or Vasantham. They served the best karakuzh
Winter is almost here. Evening coffee is replaced by hot healthy soups now a days. This sweet corn soup is our fav next to mushroom soup.. I used frozen sweet corn kernels and they it took around 4-5 minutes for them to become tender. If you are using regular sweetcorns it might take a bit more ti
The reason I call this salad as detox is it has lot of vegetables, it is gluten-free,healthy too.The salad dressing is quite basic. I have used cucumbers, bell peppers, iceberg lettuce,cherry tomatoes,Feta cheese.However you can add as many veggies as you like 😉
When we came to know about moving to London, the first thing I asked my mom to do is to prepare good molagapodi and sambhar podi. She is an expert in preparing these essential dry powders and even after marriage she gives me the podis regularly. Kindly check the recipe for authentic tambrahm idli po