All posts by vani

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.

how to prepare dates payasam / easy kheer recipe

how to prepare dates payasam / easy kheer recipe

how to prepare dates payasam / kheerDates are the first rated sweet you can binge on any time in replacement to other sugary sweets we usually crave for!Dates are filled with high nutritional benefits.When selecting dates it should be fleshy and glossy without any discoloration. A good quality dates contains rich amounts of iron,vitamins,minerals and fiber. If the dates are little hard and dry little pre soaking in hot water will soften it. Continue reading

ginger lemon squash recipe /summer special drink concentrate

ginger lemon squash recipe /summer special drink concentrate

ginger lemon squashSquash concentrates takes a special place during hot summers and becomes handy drink in no time.Loads of artificial drinks are readily available in the market any time. Recent study reveals a scary report that artificial drinks contain more sugar than any other.We must be very much convinced by the above study and should always make our own drink every time.This ginger lemon squash recipe is great natural digestive and refreshing drink. Continue reading

cauliflower fry curry recipe /gobi poriyal/stir fry

cauliflower fry curry recipe /gobi poriyal/stir fry

cauliflower poriyal recipeCauliflower is an excellent vegetable and it tastes great when cooked perfectly.When cauliflower is over cooked it looses all its nutrients and even the taste.When we make any stir fry each house have their own style.Some add tomatoes and onions,some cook without adding any it depends on individual preferences.This cauliflower fry curry recipe is one such variation from the usual stir fry with some ground masala going into it. Continue reading

how to prepare strawberry jam /fresh homemade strawberry jam

how to prepare strawberry jam /fresh homemade strawberry jam

fresh homemade strawberry jamStrawberry’s are the real wonder fruit right from the appearance to the delectable taste.Its fleshy and colour of this fruit is just unimaginable.When its fresh and ripe you will really feel the aroma of this exotic fruit. I have already made a halwa with this fruit which was totally stupendous. Even I have strawberry cupcake and frozen strawberry’s  in my space.There are many other countless recipes pending to be made with this wonderful gorgeous strawberry’s. Continue reading

sol kadhi recipe with coconut milk /kokum drink

sol kadhi recipe with coconut milk /kokum drink

sol kadhi recipe with coconut milk /kokum drinkLike Tamarind this kokum is also a natural souring agent but with attractive bright reddish colour.Its a souring agent that can be commonly used in curries ,dals and many other dishes.This sol kadhi recipe with coconut milk is very refreshing during summer as kokum by itself is a natural coolant. When combined with coconut milk it gives a very rejuvenated feel to our body. The availability of kokum here in Tamilnadu Continue reading