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Rava dhokala

Rava dhokala recipe

Few days back I went for a kitty party at friends house. Theme of the kitty party was steamed food. Steamed food is good for health and it needs less oil.The lady had cooked perfect array of steamed foods and everyone loved it. She made delicious  Rava dhokala and veg […]

Chole recipe

Growing children needs proteins in their diet and lentils are great source of protiens. Chickpeas are rich source of protiens so include it in your child’s diet. Chole bhature is to die for combination of foods and it’s extremely popular in India. Spicy chole curry is served with soft and […]

Poha chiwada recipe

Poha chiwada recipe

I like festivals as lots of food items are made for celebrations. Preparations for festivals start quite before the actual celebrations. It includes pre-planning, shopping and then actual cooking of variety of snacks. I always waited for Diwali as a child. My mother used to make many delicious snacks for […]

Peanut coconut chutney

Few  dishes and its taste leave their mark on you. It’s about the chutney (side dish )served with idli , dosa at my college canteen. It’s almost  12 years back and I absolutely remember it’s  taste now also. It was so tasty that people used to visit canteen only for […]

Raw mango takku

It’s summer time and mango time.Markets are full of sweet,aromatic and colorfull mangoes.I like to eat mangoes in any form. I like summer only becasue of mangoes and ice creams. My mother used to make many raw / unripe mango recipes as it’s known for it’s colling peroperties.Mango takku is […]

Cabbage pancakes

Cabbage pancakes are made using freshly grated cabbage or leftover cabbage curry.I make this when i have leftover cabbage curry and no one wants to eat it. Its tasty and very healthy breakfast option .These pancakes can be served with any choice of chutney or tomato sauce also.It can be […]

Tamarind rice

Tamarind rice or Puliyogare is tasty, tangy rice dish made up of rice, tamarind and selected spices.This south indian variety of rice is something which has irresistible taste and my favorite.When I started cooking I tried making tamarind rice first and I could never reach the taste which  actual authentic […]