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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Navarathri Festival | Navarathri Festival Recipes

var tb911rpg_thumbSize = 150; var tb911rpg_showTitle = true; Navarathri is around the corner and everyone is getting ready for the celebrations. Here are a few recipes from my kitchen that will help you to choose different prasadams and sundals for

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U for Ukkarai – Okkarai – Diwali Special Recipe

Ukkarai or 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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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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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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