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how to make thaen mittai /then nilavu recipe

how to make thaen mittai /then nilavu recipe

how to make thaen mittai /then nilavu recipeIf you are a fan of this thaen mittai then you may be knowing that it’s a usual story for all that it was available at all petty shops. we all have a sweet little memories of those days when we have had craved for this coloured honey sweet comb. Even now many of us will always want the same tasting then mittai now also but it’s not that good nowadays. I mean the thaen mittai what we get at petty shops are not that quality. For this reason I have tried this sweet at home itself  and have turned out to be too good. Continue reading

ellu poorna kozhukattai recipe /sesame seeds modak

ellu poorna kozhukattai recipe /sesame seeds modak

ellu poorna kozhukattai recipe /sesame seeds modakModakam’s always tastes exemplary with soft outer dough and exotic inner fillings. There are so many variations of poornams that can be done.I have always have had fondness for all types of kozhukattai’s every time. One of my best favourite combination is this ellu poorna kozhukattai recipe. Ellu with jaggery is always a hit combination. You can use white sesame instead of black,but I love to make with black sesame,it tastes even more better.I have already shared thengai poorana kozhukattai here in my space. Continue reading

how to prepare kozhukattai maavu /kolukattai dough grinding method

how to prepare kozhukattai maavu /kolukattai dough grinding method

how to prepare kozhukattai maavu /kolukattai dough grinding methodThis month is a crazy season for making kozhukattai’s you are right! its vinayakar chaturthi on the way. Iam a die-hard fan of both savoury and sweet versions of these kozhukattai’s. It’s a healthy festive snack that is very tasty and addictive.Making a perfect mel maavu (outer covering) is very important.The consistency should be perfect so that we get a nice kozhukattai without any cracks. We usually soak rice,dry it and prepare or buy processed rice flour for making this kozhukattai. Continue reading

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

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