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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10 Burfis and Pedas To Make for Diwali

10 Burfis and Pedas to make for Diwali this year. Check out the recipes with step by step pictures to make these delicious desserts   Diwali / Deepavali, is around the corner and it is time to start preparing the

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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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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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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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Paruppu Thuvayal – Paruppu Thogayal

  I love to learn different combo meals or dishes that go well together. I grew up in a household where they were very specific about the dishes that they made together. My father being a big lover of South

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Besan Ki Pinni from Haryana – Besan Laddoo

12th Oct, 2015 What is a meal without sweet? Besan ki pinni or the laddoo made out of gram flour / besan is a very popular sweet made in Haryana. Haryana state is very rich in cattle population and hence

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Quinoa Chakkara Pongal – Quinoa Sarkarrai Pongal

9th June, 2015 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

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Mathura Peda – Prasad in Mathura Temple

6th May, 2015 After two days of South Indian temple Prasadams, today I decided to go to North and make one of my favorite Prasad, the peda. I grew up in North India and have tasted many different peda varieties

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