Category Archives: SWEETRECIPES

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

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

recipe of eggless date cake / dates nuts loaf cake

recipe of eggless date cake / dates nuts loaf cake

eggless date cake / dates nuts loaf cakeIt’s a different kind of cake I have tried from the ordinary cakes that I usually do.Its different in the sense it quite healthy because its butterless with holy goodness of dates.I have bookmarked this recipe quite long back from milkmaid website.Now only the time have ripened to do this I think ! totally enjoyed the simplicity of this recipe of eggless date cake. If the dates are bit dry and hard you have to boil it in milk.If its soft then you can simply grind the dates with milk directly. Continue reading

godhuma rava sweet pongal /broken/cracked wheat rava pongal

godhuma rava sweet pongal /broken/cracked wheat rava pongal

godhuma rava sweet pongal /broken wheat sweet pongalThis month is “the” festive season for pongal,it’s a four-day festival of real celebrations, each day has its own importance which all may be knowing and it needs no explanation. This pongal festival is an apt period to try various types of pongal. For sweet versions although the usual pongal varieties may be ever precious and authentic.This broken wheat sweet pongal is quite different from traditional pongal that we do during this time. Continue reading

kalkandu rice recipe /kalkandu pongal /sugar candy sadam

kalkandu rice recipe /kalkandu pongal /sugar candy sadam

kalkandu rice recipe /kalkandu pongalThis kalkandu rice recipe is a quick alternative to regular sakkarai pongal.  Kalkandu pongal is a predominant temple prasadam. The prasadam when made at temple is always special and has a unique divine taste.I believe that we can’t get the exact taste as temple ones when done at our home.Even the big solid sugar candy’s are available,you can use that also instead of normal sugar candy. Continue reading