U for Ukkarai – Okkarai – Diwali Special Recipe

Ukkarai – Okkarai is a traditional sweet made during the festival of Deepavali / Diwali. Growing up I have never eaten this as it is not in our tradition, but after coming to the blogging world, I have seen this

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B for Badam Burfi – Badam Katli – Almond Burfi

  Making burfis always gives me a jitter. Having said this, I make burfis very often as my kids love it and yes, I have made blunders, but I have had many successes too. The best part about burfi (or

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Sweet Diamond Biscuits – Baked Sakarpara

24th Nov, 2015 As a child, Sakarpara used to be one of my favorite snack. I have only tasted the deep fried version which is how it is commonly made. For the home baker’s challenge, Mayuri had suggested some traditional

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Diwali Bakshanam – Savory Snacks for Diwali – Diwali Snacks

4th Nov, 2015 Any festival means loads of sweets, but we also need a spicy / savory dish to balance all the sweetness. My husband who is an ardent sweet lover, says his plate is never complete without couple of

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Kaju Katli – Cashew Nut Burfi

22nd Oct, 2014 Let me begin this post by wishing my readers, friends and family a very happy and prosperous Deepavali.  Here I am after a long break from the blogging world, in my new base and I am making

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