Barnyard Millet Kesari | Kuthiraivali Kesari

The last recipe for this week’s Prep to table theme is this delicious dessert, Barnyard Millet Kesari | Kuthiraivali Kesari. My boys love kesari and they would be so excited to eat kesari as there after school snack. Millet is

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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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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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Bombay Halwa / Corn Flour Halwa / Karachi Halwa

Halwa making can be such a nightmare, but Bombay halwa was one of the easiest halwa I have ever made. Thanks to Sowmya for introducing me to this great recipe. I want to call it the six minute halwa, because

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Aloo Ka Halwa (Potato Halwa) – Uttar Pradesh Special

I have eaten this many times as a young girl during my stay in Kanpur and Lucknow. After we moved to Chennai, I have forgotten about it and never ate it again. When looking for what to make for the

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Asoka Halwa | Moong dal and Whole wheat flour Halwa

2012 has come to an end and we are welcoming the New Year 2013. Wishing you all a Very Happy New Year 2013! Let me begin this New Year with a traditional South Indian sweet, Ashoka halwa or Asoka halwa.

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Apple Halwa (Indian desert made with apples)

This is another attempt of creating an Indian recipe with apples. Earlier, I had made Apple pickle and Apple rasam to keep up with my idea of having an Indian flavor profile as a theme.  Apple halwa was such a

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