Vendakkai Sambhar / Okra Sambhar / Ladies Finger Sambhar

11th July, 2014 This week I am doing dishes that are commonly found in a South Indian Meals. Sambhar is usually the first course dish that is eaten with rice. Sambhar is common in almost all the South Indian states,

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Semiya Payasam – Vermicelli Payasam / Kheer

10th July, 2014 This week for the blogging marathon the theme I am doing is dishes that are most commonly served in a South Indian meal / Thaali. It is very common to see many dishes prepared on special occasions

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Amritsari Kulcha – Potato stuffed flatbread

July 7th, 2014 This is a special post that we blogging marathoners are doing to celebrate a virtual baby shower for our fellow marathoner Sapana. Sapana blogs at Cooking with Sapana and is expecting a baby pretty soon. We decided

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Broccoli Quinoa and Bean Fritters

26th June, 2014 This week I am doing my bookmarked recipes from my BM partner, Mireille’s space. She has some amazing recipes and it was quite a task for me to shortlist what I was going to make. This recipe

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English Digestive Biscuits / American Tea Biscuits

24th June, 2014 For the final week of Blogging marathon we are doing the special theme which happens to be one of my favorite and that is BM Pair. I am paired with Mireille who blogs at East West Realm.

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Mixed Fruit Pachadi / Pazham pachadi

19th June, 2014 This is my last post under the summer special recipes. Once summer comes lot of tropical fruits also arrive. Also this is the time for weddings (in India) and that is the inspiration for this pachadi. I

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Neer Mor/Neer Moar – Spiced Buttermilk

Today is the second day of summer special recipes and though this is not a special recipe, it is something that is very essential and soothing during the summer months. A south Indian meal is never complete without curd or

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Orange Creamsicle / Orange Vanilla Popsicle

17th June, 2014 This week for the blogging marathon I chose to do Summer Special recipes and my first one under the series is this no cook, no mess (ok a little mess) creamy Popsicle that will bring your inner

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Vanilla Cupcakes with Butter Cream Frosting – Sports Themed – Classic Butter Cake with Classic Butter Cream Frosting

11th June, 2014 Children’s Birthday is always a special time for the parents. As a baker, the challenge for the parent increases further more because each year the kids come with a special request. Today my older one (who is

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Keerai Milagootal/Molagootal – Spinach cooked with lentils and coconut

10th June, 2013 For this week’s blogging marathon, I chose the theme ‘cook with the alphabets’. Srivalli had given us a few sets of alphabets and we were asked to choose one of the sets and blog a dish in

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