FESTIVERECIPES

mango kesari halwa /sooji (rava) sheera recipe

mango kesari halwa /sooji (rava)sheera recipe The season for mangoes are reaching their end. Mangoes by themselves is a treasure to relish as such even being a very versatile fruit. I have a special liking to this exceptional fruit than any other fruit. So many recipes are out their to do with mangoes both when they...

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pineapple rasam south indian / Annasi rasam recipe

pineapple rasam south indian / Annasi rasam recipe Rasams become an inevitable part in all the traditional South Indian lunch menus. This Pineapple rasam is a special south indian speciality with tangy sweet flavour with all the goodness of wholesomeness. Rasam making is an art and once you are well worse in the nuances of making...

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coconut burfi easy recipe /thengai burfi/nariyal barfi

coconut burfi easy recipe /thengai burfi/nariyal barfi This is a festive and traditional sweet done in all the joyfull occasions and it's quite simple to make.It's a universally common recipe in India that its made in the name of Nariyal burfi in the North and down South in Tamil Nadu as Thengai burfi. This is a...

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sweet puran poli recipe /bobbatlu/paruppu obbattu

sweet puran poli recipe /bobbatlu/paruppu obbattu It's a very exceptional sweet to enjoy not only during festive seasons but all throughout the year whenever you have an aching wish for it. This sweet puran poli recipe making is easy but some nuances are there to get a perfect soft melt in your mouth puran poli. Its...

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godhuma rava sweet pongal /broken/cracked wheat rava pongal

godhuma rava sweet pongal /broken/cracked wheat rava pongal This month is "the" festive season for pongal,it's a four-day festival of real celebrations, each day has its own importance which all may be knowing and it needs no explanation. This pongal festival is an apt period to try various types of pongal. For sweet versions although the...

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kalkandu rice recipe /kalkandu pongal /sugar candy sadam

kalkandu rice recipe /kalkandu pongal /sugar candy sadam This kalkandu rice recipe is a quick alternative to regular sakkarai pongal.  Kalkandu pongal is a predominant temple prasadam. The prasadam when made at temple is always special and has a unique divine taste.I believe that we can’t get the exact taste as temple ones when done at...

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perfect vanilla buttercream /easy vanilla buttercream frosting recipe(icing)

perfect vanilla buttercream /easy vanilla buttercream frosting recipe(icing) The most delicious part of a creamed cake is always this ever gorgeous butter cream icing. Any cake combined with this butter cream is always divine.I have seen in many recipes even professionals make by first beating of the butter alone. But, this method of beating butter first...

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rice flakes payasam /aval payasam recipe / poha kheer

rice flakes payasam /aval payasam recipe / poha kheer This rice flakes payasam is a great festive sweet that can be done at less time without any hassle.Usually for this cashews are roasted and added to the payasam at the end.Suddenly I thought how would it taste?if added along with poha. So,I roasted both poha and...

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recipes for karthigai deepam /thiru karthigai special recipes

recipes for karthigai deepam  /thiru karthigai special recipes Its an auspicious festival celebrated with great importance all over Tamil nadu. Lighting earthen lamp lights are the main part of this festival.In our home we have a custom of lighting lamps for 3 days.The day before karthigai deepam and after the deepam day.For thiru karthigai making pori...

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diwali legiyam recipe /diwali marundhu /deepavali marundhu

diwali legiyam recipe /diwali marundhu /deepavali marundhu Although sweets,savouries and crackers are the special part of diwali the most special inevitable one is the “Diwali marundhu”. Usually as a child our mothers would wake us at early hours of Diwali morning. As a child so much of expectations and excitement will always be there to burst...

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