Category Archives: DIWALIRECIPES

onion murukku recipe /masala thenkuzhal/vengaya murukku

onion murukku recipe /masala thenkuzhal/vengaya murukku

onion murukku recipe /masala thenkuzhal/vengaya murukkuMost favorite bit of Janmashtami /KrishnaJayathi for me is making prints of baby feet’s and it always feels something close to my heart.I perceive that lord Krishna himself comes into my home running and fills the whole place with his divine charm.Those days bakshanam(festive snacks/sweets) making was well planned it would always be a team work with a group of women sharing their work equally.This onion murukku recipe is a unique snack Continue reading

sweet boondi ladoo recipe /boondi laddu

sweet boondi ladoo recipe /boondi laddu

boondi ladoo recipe /boondi ladduFull worth of Diwali is recognized only with the presence of sweets and without relishing a mouth full of sweets diwali would become incomplete!sharing gifts and sweets brings prosperity and happiness and all through these festive days we are excited and over enthusiastic.Many forms of sweet gifts are in trend today that are modern and very different but traditional authentic sweets that are in regular practice is always something close to the heart. Continue reading

south indian murukku /pottukadalai murukku recipe

south indian murukku /pottukadalai murukku recipe

pottukadalai murukku recipeThe scene has changed over the past few years that everywhere you see ready-made packs of murukku maavu(fried snack made with rice flour) packets readily available-at all super markets and general stores specially during the festive seasons where we never have to strain to make one! just have to mix and fry,that too not one variety many variations are available and even ready to eat fried packs of murukku are always spread out all through the year in our favorite branded sweet and snack shops.But murukku we make at home is always special and that taste is always one of its kind and store-bought never will equalize the home-made one,not only for murukku it applies for all the other items. Continue reading

indian diwali recipes /sweets and savouries

indian diwali recipes /sweets and savouries

In India I should say Diwali celebrations is the king of all festivals because it has gone already viral into people minds through ages and huge expectations keeps us busy and active that we come to the festive mood even before a month in advance! I mean to say that all preparations like cleaning the house,buying new dress materials and preparing sweets all starts well in advance.The children become super excited because they are going to burst crackers.My excitement during childhood days was to wear a new dress and Continue reading

indian sweet kaju katli /cashewnut burfi recipe/fudge for diwali

indian sweet kaju katli /cashewnut katli

kaju katliMost admired sweet I should say and we Indians can’t even think a festivity without this stupendous sweet “Kaju katli”. Its birth place is from North-India¬† virulently spread in all directions and of-course no-body will have any chance to say that they are totally ignorant about it. There is something I adore about this sweet is that “its simplicity” that have made this wholesome sweet a conquering hero.No long lists of ingredients and complications which by all means rightly says that it indian sweet kaju katli can even be tried by a beginner! Continue reading