10 Savory Snacks to Make for Diwali | Diwali Snacks

Diwali festival is not complete without its own share of savory snacks / kara bakshanam. As much as we love to eat sweets, it needs a perfect balance of savory snacks to balance it out. Diwali is a festival when

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Coconut Ladoo | Quick Coconut Ladoo with Condensed Milk

Chewy coconut ladoos made with freshly grated coconut and sweetened condensed milk. The last recipe under my theme for week which is Diwali sweets and savories is this Coconut Ladoo. I started the series with Rava ladoo and ending it

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Kara Pori Mixture | Murmure Mixture | Spiced Puffed Rice Mixture

This spiced Mixture of puffed rice, nuts and raisins makes a great evening snack with a cup of coffee or tea. Diwali is never complete without mixture. The traditional South Indian mixture has many individual components that are then combined.

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A for Almond Cookies | Chinese Almond Cookies | Vegan Almond Cookies

  Chinese almond cookies also known as Almond cakes or Almond crisp is a popular cookie that is made around the Chinese New Year to distribute to friends and family. This Almond cookie is one of the simplest cookie that

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Churros – Mexican Churros made with 3 Ingredients – Cinco De Mayo Special Dessert

When I made my list for the 3 ingredients recipe, I clearly had no idea that I had planned this recipe just in time for Cinco de Mayo. I have always enjoyed churros, but lately it is very hard to

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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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J For Jevvarisi Payasam – Javvarisi Thengai Paal Payasam – Sago Kheer with Coconut Milk – Sabudana Coconut Milk Kheer

    Even before I talk about the recipe or the choice for today, I have a confession to make. I have never made Jevvarasi payasam in my life though it is one of my favorite. I have to say,

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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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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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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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