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sol kadhi recipe with coconut milk /kokum drink

sol kadhi recipe with coconut milk /kokum drink

sol kadhi recipe with coconut milk /kokum drinkLike Tamarind this kokum is also a natural souring agent but with attractive bright reddish colour.Its a souring agent that can be commonly used in curries ,dals and many other dishes.This sol kadhi recipe with coconut milk is very refreshing during summer as kokum by itself is a natural coolant. When combined with coconut milk it gives a very rejuvenated feel to our body. The availability of kokum here in Tamilnadu Continue reading

preparation of mocktail /spring fever mocktail recipe

preparation of mocktail /spring fever mocktail recipe

spring fever mocktail recipeMocktails are ethnic non-alcoholic drinks awarded as welcome drinks in most of the restaurants or even in some special party celebrations.The reason it is served first as a welcome drink is to hydrate yourself and to boost the freshness in you.Its a simple drink with limitless combo of fruit juices and each juice combinations has its own value of taste.The better part of mocktails is that it can be served healthy without loading it with large quantities of sugar.For this spring fever mocktail recipe there is no need to Continue reading

recipe for aam ka panna /mango panna (raw)

recipe for aam ka panna /mango panna (raw)

recipe for aam ka pannaExcellent dosage of this aam panna(raw mango)drink brings us back from exhaustion and thirst that is a common thing to happen due to heatwaves.This time kallamani variety(a variety of mango)I got from the market was very perfect with light sourness and with a sweetish tinge(the way I like). Normally,raw mangoes naturally has its landmark acidic taste which is the main kick that drives us to overindulge.Many add sugar to this (recipe for aam ka panna)  drink but I like adding jaggery and it can be prepared as a concentrate and stored in fridge.If you are storing it in freezer then it will keep for longer. Continue reading

homemade iced tea recipe lemon (with)/and mint

homemade iced tea recipe lemon (with)/and mint

iced tea recipe lemon and mintWe can’t put sun in the hiding place so that we can escape this intolerable summer months! it’s totally impossible.My throat dries up every second with this throbbing heat that too this year it has started at its peak from march itself.I don’t even understand how we are going to manage coming months.Only way that we know is to keep ourselves chilled out with loads of naturally available body cooling foods.For quenching our thirst usually we have fridge water handy but more than that earthen pot water will always be a better option and Continue reading

avocado milk shake recipe /marudhuskitchen

avocado milk shake recipe/marudhuskitchen

avocado milk shake recipeI always believe that there is only one being who can create anything he wishes and that authoritative power is the supreme power called “god”!and no wonder he has kept butter inside a fruit called avocado.The creaminess,texture and smoothness of the fruit(pulp)is very much having similar properties like butter that this butter-fruit can very well replace it but loaded with good fats and protein unlike butter!Good fat means that it contains mono unsaturated fatty acids that is good for our health and well-being. Continue reading