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Welcome to my blog ,am VaniPadmanaban.Am a celebrity chef in my family and reason for starting this blog is that am passionate about cooking.Am going to share with you a variety of recipes that I know,presented in my own style.My family loves my cooking,especially my husband never fails to appreciate comments to my recipes whether traditional or new venture. The appreciation from my family enthuse me to plan for new innovations. My husband is a great appraiser for my new dishes. I used to watch my grandma and mother cook in my earlier days,so I think this is the reason for my interest in cooking.Even before marriage I use to try new dishes. All my preparations must reach all food lovers so the launching of this “BLOG” .Its my own style of cooking and I present it to you if am fully satisfied.Once again I welcome every new friends around the world to my blog.

chettinad vengaya kosu /side dish for idli dosa

chettinad vengaya kosu /side dish for idli dosa Chettinad cuisine always stands out in the crowd because of its special combination of freshly ground spices. Most obviously because of this reason it has become world-famous. Hot idli’s with my own favourite piping hot sambar always gives a godly sensation.This chettinad vengaya kosu is one such special...

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caramel custard easy recipe /pudding with eggs

caramel custard easy recipe /pudding with eggs Having desserts for no reason is the real happiness.This caramel custard is one easy tasty recipe liked by all ages. It's a very simple dessert very commonly made at our homes and in a way its a healthy recipe too. We  can use an oven to make this but...

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homemade idli podi with whole black uraddal/karuppu ulundhu

homemade idli podi  with whole black uraddal(karuppu ulundhu) A small hint of any spicy idli podi will always be a pleasing combination for idli or dosa than any other. This time I have tried the homemade idli podi  with whole black urad dal or karuppu ulundhu and it really turned out super good. Using this urad...

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bread masala sandwich recipe / iyengar bakery style vegetable toast

bread masala sandwich recipe / iyengar bakery style vegetable toast These Iyengar bakery style masala toast were my favourite after college snacks to munch on regularly those days.The very speciality of the original iyengar bakery is that it is prepared and baked fresh every day. The aroma from these iyengar bakery biscuits and breads are so...

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mango jelly dessert recipe /fresh mango puree jelly

mango jelly dessert recipe /fresh mango puree jelly Yet another chance to use this sparkling mango season to make a simple dessert with these gorgeous mangoes.It is such a simple easy dessert to do and your children will surely love it.Its a pure fresh mixture of pulpy mangoes going into these jellies.I have used gelatin for...

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mango kesari halwa /sooji (rava) sheera recipe

mango kesari halwa /sooji (rava)sheera recipe The season for mangoes are reaching their end. Mangoes by themselves is a treasure to relish as such even being a very versatile fruit. I have a special liking to this exceptional fruit than any other fruit. So many recipes are out their to do with mangoes both when they...

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