Narali Bhath | Sweet Coconut Rice

Narali Bhath | Sweet Coconut Rice, is a delicious dish from Maharashtra, offered to the ocean god on the auspicious occasion of Shravan Poornima. Raksha Bandhan also falls on the same day and hence it is a double delight day

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Karthigai Pori Urundai | Aval Pori Urundai

Karthigai Pori Urundai | Aval Pori Urundai, is a traditional sweet made for the Karthigai Deepam festival. Aval pori and Nel pori are both used to make the pori urundai. Pori is nothing but puffed rice. The regular puffed rice

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Broken Wheat Payasam | Godhumai Rava Payasam | Cracked Wheat Kheer | 4 Ingredients Recipe

After the month long Mega Marathon – ‘Cooking Carnival’, I am back to the regular routine. When Srivalli comes up with interesting themes, it allows us to think out of the box. When she came up with 3 ingredient themes

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Chakka Varatti | Jackfruit Halwa | Jackfruit Preserve | Kerala Style Jackfruit Preserve

Jackfruit; the name is enough to bring back pleasant memories from my childhood and I consider this the king of the fruits. Jackfruit is a tropical fruit with rough exterior and sweeter than the sweetest flavor any fruit could have.

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Jackfruit Semolina Muffins with Jaggery for #BreadBakers – Egg less and Butterless Muffins with Natural Sweetener

What do you do when you hear from someone that jackfruits are selling for 99 Cents a pound in a local Chinese store? Buy a tons of it….That is what we did even if it means we have to lug

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E for Ellu Urundai | Sesame Balls with Jaggery

  For the alphabet E, I wanted to make something out of ellu / sesame for sure. The first thing that came to my mind was Ellu Urundai, but I was very reluctant to make it as we make it

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A for Athirsam – Adhirasam – Athirasam – Beginning of Month Long A-Z Tamil Nadu Mega Marathon – Journey Through The Cuisines

  It is April and I am beginning my month long mega marathon with my beloved group Blogging Marathon. If you are first time visitor, this month long marathon happens twice a year where we blog non-stop for the whole

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Quinoa Chakkara Pongal – Quinoa Sarkarrai Pongal

  This is my third recipe under the theme guilt free indulgences for blogging marathon. I have been posting about some everyday swaps that I do for rice in my recipes and this one is a fool proof one. Desserts

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Thiruvadharai Kali

27th Jan, 2015 Thiruvadharai kali is prepared during the month of Margazhi on the auspicious occasion of Thiruvadharai (Aarudhra Darshanam). Thiruvadharai is a Shaivaite festival that celebrates lord Shiva in his cosmic dance posture (Natarajar). It is celebrated in a

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Kadalai Urundai/Verkadalai Urundai/Kadalai Mittai (Peanut Balls) – BM # 30

5th July, 2013  I chose to make Kadalai Urundai for my third and final day of my Tea Kadai Menu. Kadalai urundai is one of my husband’s favorite sweet. These are found in couple of different forms. They are available

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