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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Jau Ki Papdi | Baked Barley Crackers

Experimenting with new Whole Grains is something that I have taken upon myself for this year. This Month long Mega BM is helping me quite a bit with it as one of the themes for this month is Whole Grains.

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Hayagreeva Maddi | Hayagriva Maddi

Hayagreeva Maddi | Hayagriva Maddi, was a very new dessert that I came across when looking for what to make with alphabet H. It was the week of my little ones birthday and I was looking for some traditional sweet

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Gur Papdi | Gol Papdi | Sukhdi

Starting week 2 of our month long’Journey Through The Flavors’, I am starting with alphabet G. I have a very traditional Winter sweet that is popular in many states by different names. The Gur Papdi | Gol Papdi | Sukhdi, can

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Double Ka Meetha

Double Ka Meetha is a very popular dessert in the Hyderabad cuisine. It shares its root with Shahi Tukda, which is a popular dessert in the Awadhi cuisine. Double Ka Meetha can be loosely referred to as the Indian bread

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Chakkara Pongal | Sakkarai Pongal

Chakkara Pongal | Sakkarai Pongal or sweet pongal is a very fulfilling and a hearty dessert. This is made on the most important day of the Tamilians, which is the Thai Pongal / Makara Sankranthi festival. Having spent most of

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Moroccan Stuffed Dates | Dates Stuffed with Almond Paste

Whole dates stuffed with mildly sweet and very rich almond paste makes these Moroccan Stuffed Dates and very popular dessert during the Ramadan Season. We are almost towards the end of the year and we just have 2 more weeks

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Apple Turnovers with Phyllo (Filo) Pastry Sheets

Delicate and flaky Apple Turnovers with Phyllo (Filo) Pastry Sheets is the perfect dessert  to make this holiday season to entertain your guests.   My theme for this week’s BM is ‘Fall fruit Desserts’ and my favorite fruit to work

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White Chocolate Macadamia Nut Cookies – Subway Style

White Chocolate and Macadamia Nut Cookies made with simple ingredients and tastes just like the Cookies from Subway restaurant.   The last recipe I have under the theme ‘Making take-outs at home’, is this White Chocolate Macadamia nuts cookie made

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Homemade Fortune Cookies – Chinese Fortune Cookies

Homemade Fortune Cookies are so fun to make. Make a few for the next Kid’s party or for the school lunch box with some inspirational messages to bring a smile on your kid’s face. This week I am going to be

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