Mango floured coconut almond burfi

I was planning to make an easy sweet with in 15 minutes for my thursday prayer as prasadam.. I was having grated fresh coconut at home. With grated fresh coconut i made this yummy sweet adding mango flavour essence and little almond paste. Let us see how to make this yummy sweet. Preparation time approx…

Cauliflower curry without onion garlic.

Cauliflower curry is a simple , delicious and easy to make side dish without onion and garlic. It goesw well with rice, roti, dosa and any other tiffins. I have added cooked moong daal for more healthier way. With in 15 minutes we can make this curry. Let us see how to make this delicious…

Tomato neer dosa

Neer dosa is very popular dosa variety from Karnataka.Neer means water . This dosa batter is watery in consistency. Neer dosa is very soft and light. Some people are adding very little grated coconut it is optional. Today i tried neer dosa with tomatoes and ric . Any chutney or vegetable sagu or potato sagu…

Matta rice coconut dosa.

Matta rice or red rice or plakkadan matta rice is very healthy compared to white rice. I tried coconut dosa with matta rice. It turned out very yummy. I like raw mango chutney for this dosa. You can make any chutney of your choice. For making this dosa we need not ferment the batter. We…

Puli Inji or Inji curry

Puli inji or Inji curry or Inji puli is a tangy , spicy, sweet pickle. This traditional pickle is unavoidable on festivals like onam or any sadya in kerala. Puli inji is made with ginger, tamarind and green chillies. I have already posted another version of puli inji in my blog. This one we can…

paruppu poli, Obbittu, Puran poli

Obbattu or paruppu poli is one of the popular sweet dish in Karnataka and tamil nadu. This poli is a must for festivals like  aavaniavattam, new year etc. I have already posted another 2 varaieties of poli in my blog. This one is different. I used channa daal, jaggery and cocont for filling and all…

Uppu cheedai

Uppu cheedai is a popular savory snack made for Janmashtamy. My family love to eat cheedai  at anytime. There are many methods to make this uppu cheedai. Everyone is scared to make this because it may burst when we are frying. Today i am giving an easy and very safe method to make this cheedai….

Snake gourd chutney or pudalankai chutney

Snake gourd or pdavalam or podalankai or parwal is high in water contend fibrous vegetable. It is good for weight loss also. We used to make koottu, mulagoottal and fry with this. Today i tried chutney. This one is little spicy and goes well with Idly, dosa, paratha etc. Let us see how to make…

Koorkai Mulagoottal.Chinese potato gravy.

Mulagoottal is very popular cuisine from Palakkad ,Kerala. We can make mulagoottal with many vegetables like greens, white pumpkin, yellow paumpkin, cabbage, mix veg, potato, yam , raw banana , banana stem, banana flower, carrot  etc. Toady i made this curry with cinese potato or koorka or sirukizhangu. Mulagootal is a mix of daal and…

Ulundu sadam or urad daal rice.

Ulundu means urad daal . In Southern part of Kerala this varitey rice is popular. I learnt this from my amma. Its one of the tasty ,easy rice for lunch box . We need not make any side dish for this. Let us see how to make this. Preparation time 30 minutes. Soaking time 30…

Thenga paal payasam.(coconut kheer)

Thenga means coconut in tamil. We can make this payasam with fresh coconut gratings , little rice and jaggery. Today i made this payasam in pressure cooker. It came out well and very esay and with in 15 minutes payasam was ready. You can make this payasam in open pan also but it will take…

Quinoa salad with Vinaigrette dressing.

Quinoa is rich in fiber, minerals, antioxidants and all nine essential amino acids. Quinoa  is one of the healthiest and most nutritious foods. Quinoa is good for weight loss and improves health also. Quinoa salad is very easy to make and filling lunch or dinner dish. I have added some veggies to cooked quinoa and…