FESTIVERECIPES

peanut balls ladoo/peanut ladoo(groundnut)

peanut balls ladoo/peanut ladoo(groundnut) Peanut balls ladoo!!!one of the outstanding favorite snack's from my childhood day's!during my holiday's my paati (grand mother) de-skin's the peanuts for me and check's out the exact measurement!!then I myself would hand pound the mixture with a wooden motor-pestle(ulakai). This exact "ulakai" word has sadly become a "bygone" word nowadays..I think...

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kaikuthal rice kheer/hand pound rice kheer

kaikuthal rice kheer/hand pound rice kheer I would say kaikuthal rice is always appreciable and valuable main ingredient even though it takes longer time to cook!!but worth doing!ye!!because it has low glycemic index and unlike polished rice has many health benefits.Naturally as a sweet lover this time I have tested this kaikuthal rice to make a...

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coconut kozhukattai recipe/sweet poorana kolukattai

coconut kozhukattai recipe/sweet poorana kolukattai Can you imagine Vinayakar chaturti without gorgeous tempting kozhukattai's!!!its beyond the bounds of possibility.To me this coconut kozhukattai recipe is so much close to my heart!!I love the soft outer layer and the sweet coconut filling!combined gives a taste that feels totally out of this world!really. The very same kozhukattai has different...

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Thengai paal kozhukattai(kuthiraivali recipe)/Barnyard millet

Thengai paal kozhukattai(kuthiraivali recipe)Barnyard millet Yes!!it is another type of kozhukattai that is habitually done during vinayaga chathurthi, but I have done it little bit different !!using kuthiraivali(banyard millet)As a sweet crazy lady I love this kuthiraivali paal kozhukattai recipe that has become one under my never ending recipe list.There is no compromise in taste with...

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Roasted gram powder laddu(pottukadalai)/maa laddu

Roasted gram powder laddu(pottukadalai)/maa laddu The roasted gram powder laddu/maa laddu is one of the famous sweet's of Tamilnadu!of-course it is named differently in different languages! it is easy to make and the aroma of the ghee and roasted gram flour combined gives a divine taste.Roasted gram powder is called chutney dhal from which coconut chutney's,thuvayal's...

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cooking gulab jamun with khoya/gulab jamun recipe

cooking gulab jamun with khoya /gulab jamun recipe Yet another dessert that I love to make and enjoy!!yes!my total family have great fondness for it.I made it from homemade khova which I think is better than store-bought Khova!of-course as you may all know this khova is always easy to make.I personally have a stock of homemade...

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strawberry halwa recipe/fruit halwa/khoya strawberry halwa

strawberry halwa recipe/fruit halwa/khoya strawberry halwa Among many inevitable and most popular halwa's this strawberry halwa recipe is unlike any of its kind and totally special.As some almond powder, khoya and strawberry's were sitting isolated in my fridge for quite some time,I decided to convert it into a new form so that it will not be...

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