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About vani

Iam a homemaker and I love cooking .Am grateful to each and every person who may be a reason for my passion.I try each recipe to perfection and write a recipe post after it is appreciated by my family members.

kambu kozhukattai /kambu kara pidi kozhukattai recipe

kambu kozhukattai /kambu kara pidi kozhukattai recipe

kambu kozhukattai /kambu kara pidi kozhukattai recipeKambu is a valuable millet with loads of nutritional goodness and for its top cooling effect its consumed during summer as kambu koozh. This time I have tried this kambu kara pidi kozhukattai and its a sure healthy snack recipe that we can indulge without any guilt. As this kambu has high fibre,iron and protein it was a top rated traditional grain of our ancestors. I have already a sweet version of this kambu kozhukattai in my space. Continue reading

pepper thattai recipe /mundri milagu thattai

pepper thattai recipe /mundri milagu thattai

pepper thattai recipe /mundri milagu thattaiThis pepper thattai recipe is little different from ordinary thattai that we make,the difference is from the spices that are added. The spices are pepper,cumin and instead of peanuts I have tried it with cashewnuts. We can use home-made rice flour or can make from the store-bought one. The only thing is that the store-bought rice flour should be fresh. Instead of butter you can use hot oil to it and make this pepper thattai recipe. Continue reading

ellu mittai recipe /ellu urundai(sesame seed /till balls)

ellu mittai recipe /ellu urundai(sesame seed /till balls)

ellu mittai recipe /ellu urundaiEllu mittai,kadalai mittai are the evergreen traditional sweets available all the time every where even in a petty shop.I love to have kadala urundai as my in-between munch. Next to this I always enjoy the nutty tasting karuppu(black)ellu mittai. This is an excellent healthy snack for children and should encourage our children to have such snacks. It is filled with fibre,protein and irony richness. This ellu mittai recipe is a festive sweet that can be done even at home. Continue reading

how to prepare urad dal laddu /karuppu ulundu ladoo/urundai

how to prepare urad dal laddu /karuppu ulundhu ladoo/urundai

how to prepare urad dal laddu /karuppu ulundu ladooBlack urad dal is an energy filled pulse that has a high amount of calcium,iron and protein needed for both grown ups and children. This enriching pulse have high nutritional benefits with skin on. Growing kids mainly girls need this whole black gram in their diet atleast once a week. Essential fatty acids are loaded in tons in this beautiful little whole black gram dal. Karuppu ulundhu laddu is the one of the sweetest way Continue reading

how to prepare maavilakku /maavilakku maavu recipe

how to prepare maavilakku /maavilakku maavu recipe

how to prepare maavilakku /maavilakku maavu recipeMaavilakku is one among the inevitable offerings that we serve to god during this auspicious aadi month. We mainly serve it to amman and do pooja with lots of dedication and divinity. In our home my mil,my mother and aunts do this maavilakku during puratasi month.Its a special offering and pooja that we do mainly during puratasi sani kilamai (saturday). Sometimes my paati makes this maavilakku with Continue reading