Boondi Ladoo

Boondi ladoo is one of the popular sweet from South India.It is an unavoidable sweet during festivals, marriages, baby shower, engagements etc.  Two  tricky part of making  this ladoo is the correct consistency of sugar syrup and the shape of boondi.I have explained step by step recipe with pictures. Let us see how to make…

Milk powder burfi

Milk powder burfi is an easy sweet dish made with milk powder.We can make this sweet  within 15 to 20 minutes with very few items. Try this sweet for this Diwali. It is very easy to make even for the beginners. I have explained the recipe with step by step pictures. Let us see how…

nendran pazham halwa or plantain halwa

Being a keralite we have lot of nendran pzham at my home garden . I love this banana in any form. I tried this halwa for navrathri festival. It is very easy to make with very few items. Let us see how to make this, Preparation time approx 20 to 25 minutes. Ingredients. 3 riped…

Nendran pazham Pradhaman (Plantain kheer)

Nendran pazham means plantain. This type of banana is very popular in Kerala. Being a keralite I love this banana in any form. This kheer is very popular variety on festival times.It is very easy to make this kheer.I made this kheer  with home made nendran pazham jam and coconut milk. My amma used to…

Kala Gulab jamun with instant khoya

Kala gulab jamun and gulab jamun recipe is all most similar. For this kala jamun i used home made instant khoya with milk powder.  We can make this khoya with in 5 minutes and refrigerate for few weeks.. I used khoya and paneer to make this sweet. With in 15 minutes we can make this….

Gothumai or Lapsi Pradhaman

Gothumai means Dhaliya or lapsi or wheat rawa. One of the traditional payasam of Kerala made with moong daal, daliya, , jaggery and coconut milk.It is very easy to make this. You will get different sizes of lapsi rawa. Choose slightly bigger size lapsi. rawa.  I used store bought coconut powder to make coconut milk….

Carrot Burfi

This sweet I learnt from  Sundari Nathan another blogger. I love her recipes. I  would like to share this recipe with all my friends. We can make this sweet dish  with in 20 minutes. Very easy to make also.Let us see how to make this burfi. Preparation time approx 20 minutes. Ingredients. 1/2 cup grated…

Ukkarai

Ukkarai is one of the traditional sweet made in tamil brahmin houses during diwali or any other festival. It is made with channa daal and jaggery. My mother is an expert in making this sweet. I learnt this recipe from my mother. Let us see how to make this sweet. Preparation time approx. 40 minutes…

Paal Payasam or Milk Kheer

Kerala Paal Payasam Paal Payasam or kheer made with rice,sugar and milk which is creamy in texture is a popular dessert in the south of India. Ambalapuzha Paal Payasam is very famous and is more of a dessert than kheer made in the temples as prasadam. Since my parents are from of Ambalapuzha, I have…

Lapsi or Daliya or Wheat rawa Nei Payasam

Nei payasam is one of the popular payasam of kerala temples. Generally it is made with rice. I thought of giving a twist to this regular payasam and tried with lapsi or daliya. It tastes very good.The taste is similar to rice payasam. It is easy to make  with very few ingredients.Let us see how…

Elai Adai

Elai adai  Elai means leaf. Elai adai is one of the traditional sweet dishes of South India.It is made with Chakka varatti or jack fruit jam mixed with grated coconut and rice batter.   we use banana leaf to make this sweet. We have to spread the rice batter on the banana leaf and use…

Jello Boats

I stumbled upon this dish on YouTube when I was browsing. These boats can be made with any fruits and any flavour of jelly. I preferred to try it with oranges as they were simple to set and cut. It is extremely easy to make and can be served at kids parties or kitty parties….