peanut sundal recipe /verkadalai(groundnut) sundal

peanut sundal recipe /verkadalai(groundnut) sundal

peanut sundal recipe /verkadalai(groundnut) sundalIts navrathi season and how can I miss posting a sundal variety here in my space. Making sundal is always simple as a neiveidyam during kollu days. But, the other parts of navrathri must be a planned and precised one to practice. It starts right from the arrangement of the dolls followed by pooja’s, inviting people, vratams and lists goes on with minute details. Even though its quite heavy to carry out but if we do it with interest and dedication it will always become exciting and enjoyable. Even though we don’t practice navrathri at our home I have loads of friends who do this year after year. Continue reading

homemade curry masala powder /curry powder recipe

homemade curry masala powder /curry powder recipe

homemade curry masala powder /curry powder recipeIam a very fond user of this curry masala powder for its flavour and aroma in most of  the gravies and curries I do. It just elevates an ordinary plain gravy to extraordinary tasting one with its special flavour enhancing properties. It’s an important tip that I will give you is that you have to make it in small batches as needed otherwise you will not get the same aroma and flavour when you store it for long. If you are doing in loads then you have to send it to mill and grind. Most importantly it is used in most Continue reading

how to make sweet french toast at home /south indian bombay toast

how to make sweet french toast at home /south indian bombay toast

how to make sweet french toast at home /south indian bombay toastIts an instant energetic filling snack and its an absolute all time hit everywhere. Most of us know about this sweet version of toast and its a definite kids favourite. Even though its a known recipe for most of us its all for the blog sake Iam publicizing here. The very same french toast has two versions one is savoury and other is the sweet. Obviously I love the sweet version and its a very easy recipe that even a small kid will do in no time. As I would always say its one of the quick time favourite for my kids and family. Continue reading

cheese paneer balls recipe /paneer balls snack

cheese paneer balls recipe /paneer balls snack

cheese paneer balls recipe /paneer balls snackIts a perfect kids after school snack its a definite variation from the usual things we do for snacks.As always this one ingredient paneer is a versatile item that combines well with every other ingredient instantly. Paneer is a calcium rich ingredient and most needed one for all age groups for maintaining the stability of the bones. It is the by product of the milk which has protein the most needed nutrient for growing kids. I have done this cheese paneer balls recipe with homemade paneer. Continue reading

easy paneer curry for chapathi /paneer sabji gravy

easy paneer curry for chapathi /paneer sabji gravy

easy paneer curry for chapathi /paneer sabji gravyPaneer is a versatile thing that we can make wide variations from simple gravies to exotic delights. I love paneer so much and paneer in any dish is quite acceptable for me. This is an easy paneer curry for chapathi and you can call it by any name a subzi or thick gravy. Its my own method of making a curry with paneer,if you don’t like paneer you can substitute with any other vegetable. Continue reading