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chettinad kandarappam /sweet appam recipe

chettinad kandarappam / sweet appam recipe

chettinad kandarappam / sweet appam recipeThe single word chettinad is very powerful by itself and it has tied the whole world with its strong aromatic distinctive cuisine.This chettinad kandarappam is a new dessert for me to try. This as a karthigai deepam special this time and it turned to be damn good. I got the recipe from solaiachiskitchen but not followed her recipe exactly but took it as a base and did it. She has used two types of rice but I have used idli rice Continue reading

how to make cashew burfi at home /mundri cake recipe

how to make cashew burfi at home /mundri cake recipe

how to make cashew burfi at home /mundri cake recipeWe call it as mundri cake and it’s not at all the kaju katli that we make and eat at sweet shops. In our region this one sweet is very famous and will be all present in most of the important functions and even at small get-togethers. I have a relative aunt whom I know for years making this wonderful cake. She gave me the recipe details and thank you aunty for the recipe. It’s close to my heart kind of sweet that I love it to the core and finally did it this time all by myself. This is one of the method that is easy to Continue reading

karachi bombay halwa /corn flour halwa recipe

karachi bombay halwa /corn flour halwa recipe

karachi bombay halwa /corn flour halwa recipeBombay karachi halwa is a very attractive easy sweet to try this Diwali.This karachi bombay halwa has become a popular sweet not only because of its vibrant colour but the taste is also one of the genuine reasons. Whenever we use edible colours for food we will be little worried but once in a while in little amounts is not at all a matter I think. Most importantly adding colours becomes mandatory in some recipes without which that particular dish may become less interesting. If you are not interested in adding artificial colours then you can add natural colour re-placers like Continue reading

seven cup cake sweet recipe / easy 7 cup burfi

seven cup cake sweet recipe / easy 7 cup burfi

seven cup cake sweet recipe / easy 7 cup burfiThis seven cup cake sweet recipe is an easy tasty one that you can make it during this deepavalli. Persons who does not know about this sweet may wonder the reason behind the name of this sweet. The name is because we use seven cups of ingredients for making this sweet and hence the name seven cup barfi. This seven cup cake sweet recipe is very easy sweet that even beginner can do but the consistency should be noted Continue reading

javvarisi payasam with jaggery /sago kheer/sabudana payasam

javvarisi payasam with jaggery /sago kheer/sabudana payasam

javvarisi payasam with jaggery /sago kheer/sabudana payasamSweetners put in boiling milk with some favourite nuts makes ever tempting payasams. Its well accepted one to be made any time and its such a hearty dessert that every one will always love. Javvarisi payasam is yet another festival time delights that are commonly done at all our homes. Its usually done by using sugar and here I have tried it with jaggery. Its better to soak javvarisi before in hand because some variations may take longer time to cook. The starch from sago will make the payasam Continue reading