Category Archives: BEVERAGES

cream of celery soup recipe /marudhuskitchen

cream of celery soup recipe /marudhuskitchen

cream of celery soup recipe /marudhuskitchenMost of the restaurants here serve only selected kind of soups as starters like sweet corn soup,veg-non-veg clear-soups to name a few though the lists are endless.Soups are served as starters to induce hunger and for boosting your immune system.Soups may be creamy,thin or chunky but each one serves a purpose.If thick and chunky then you will be in no need of taking more food after it.Some clear and light soups are mostly hunger inducing soups served before a meal.This cream of celery soup recipe is really a Continue reading

recipe for black rice /kavuni arisi payasam

recipe for black rice /kavuni arisi payasam

recipe for black rice /kavuni arisi payasamEver since I have tasted that chettinad special sweet with black rice(kavuni arisi) that my friend kavitha had brought it for a get together party!the taste really obsessed my mind.It was totally a healthy filling dessert I have ever had and made me feel how we are missing such treasured trove ingredients like black rice /karuppu arisi.Its not that if a rice takes long time to cook with extended soaking time is all bad for you and normal white rice that cooks in no time is all good for you. Continue reading

recipe for aam ka panna /mango panna (raw)

recipe for aam ka panna /mango panna (raw)

recipe for aam ka pannaExcellent dosage of this aam panna(raw mango)drink brings us back from exhaustion and thirst that is a common thing to happen due to heatwaves.This time kallamani variety(a variety of mango)I got from the market was very perfect with light sourness and with a sweetish tinge(the way I like). Normally,raw mangoes naturally has its landmark acidic taste which is the main kick that drives us to overindulge.Many add sugar to this (recipe for aam ka panna)  drink but I like adding jaggery and it can be prepared as a concentrate and stored in fridge.If you are storing it in freezer then it will keep for longer. Continue reading

homemade iced tea recipe lemon (with)/and mint

homemade iced tea recipe lemon (with)/and mint

iced tea recipe lemon and mintWe can’t put sun in the hiding place so that we can escape this intolerable summer months! it’s totally impossible.My throat dries up every second with this throbbing heat that too this year it has started at its peak from march itself.I don’t even understand how we are going to manage coming months.Only way that we know is to keep ourselves chilled out with loads of naturally available body cooling foods.For quenching our thirst usually we have fridge water handy but more than that earthen pot water will always be a better option and Continue reading

panagam recipe /panakam (Summer drink)

panagam recipe /panakam (Summer drink)

panagam recipe /panakam (Summer drink)This traditionally designed drink panakam/ panagam recipe has become confined only to be done during certain festivities like ramanavami and tamil new year.But its not a simple drink to keep away from!its a superb kind of refreshing cooler to be had althrough these summer months.I simply adore the simplicity of this recipe but it is an ignored drink and nowadays it has been replaced by other unhealthy drinks.People are still after aerated drinks even after understanding that it never quenches Continue reading