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gujarati sweet sukhadi /Gud(gur)papdi

gujarati sweet sukhadi /Gud(gur)papdi

gujarati sweet sukhadi /Gud(gur)papdiThis gujarati sweet sukhadi is an honest straight forward dish with no complicated procedures and proves to be a best authentic sweet with no compromise.As in most of the gujarati sweets jaggery is given more importance because jaggery has a special character to balance the heat of the body keeping it warm.The ingredients used in each region is purely influenced by the climate of that area.While selecting jaggery it should be dark coloured one and that is the good one compared to golden hard jaggery. Continue reading

ghee appam /nei appam recipe for karthigai deepam

ghee appam /nei appam recipe for karthigai deepam

nei appam recipe“Lighting Deepams” are the soul of this Karthigai deepam festival where the whole house brightens up with agal vizhakku (lamps made with mud)but recently when I read about the pot making business is dying year after year I was little worried about how will potters survive?It seems the demand is because the raw materials need and cost has gone up that potters find it difficult to cope up the situation.But the demand for this deepam is higher because people like me will never give up and its our “tradition and liking” where there will be no expiry. Continue reading

mixed fruit custard (eggless)

mixed fruit custard  (eggless)

mixed fruit custard (eggless)Fruits as a whole contains generous amounts of metabolic goodness that it should be consumed at the right time so that all the nutrients are absorbed properly.Eat fruits before any main meal giving sufficient gap between!by this the fruits are better digested and all the important nutrients get absorbed. Continue reading

simple sweet recipe/Dodittu sweet/easy sweet dish

simple sweet recipe/Dodittu sweet/easy sweet dish

Iam totally fortunate and honored to do a guest post for Shruthi of “cooking with sj”. she has a marvelous and alluring space that acquaints yourself with something to learn.Am really excited that she has accepted mine with great indulgence.My guest post is about a good old traditional sweet “Dodittu” which is a Kannada specialty.

simple sweet recipe-dodittuIt is the good old traditional dessert recipe of kannada Chettiyar’s of “TamilNadu” living in parts of Salem district.During the seventh month or ninth month of pregnancy!They prepare this simple sweet recipe from Continue reading