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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

pepper thattai recipe /mundri milagu thattai

pepper thattai recipe /mundri milagu thattai

pepper thattai recipe /mundri milagu thattaiThis pepper thattai recipe is little different from ordinary thattai that we make,the difference is from the spices that are added. The spices are pepper,cumin and instead of peanuts I have tried it with cashewnuts. We can use home-made rice flour or can make from the store-bought one. The only thing is that the store-bought rice flour should be fresh. Instead of butter you can use hot oil to it and make this pepper thattai recipe. 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

pepper idli fry /pepper capsicum mini idli

pepper idli fry /pepper capsicum mini idli

pepper idli fry /pepper capsicum mini idliThis pepper idli fry is a top form perfect snack that is tasty at the same time very healthy option to indulge on.It can be very well made with left over idli’s or steam as mini idli’s and you are all set to go. Instead of adding peppers alone I have added some curry leaves also for ground masala so that both flavour and health are enhanced. In order to introduce some tartness I have added tamarind extract but its optional. If you don’t like to add tamarind you can try out adding some lemon juice. Continue reading

eggless mango sponge cake recipe /marudhuskitchen

eggless mango sponge cake recipe /marudhuskitchen

eggless mango sponge cake recipeMango season has ended up and this is my last post using mangoes this year. This season that was too much of mangoes for me,tasted so many varieties of mangoes. This is a simple eggless mango sponge cake recipe that turned out to be moist and soft with fully loaded mango”ey “goodness.It needs no decorations I mean icing part without which itself it was super good. It can be a simple tea time informal munch. No need to add any essence the real fruit flavour itself is enough for this cake. Continue reading