Desserts & Sweets

Rice Ada Halwa|Rice Ada Halwa From Left over Ada

As followers of swetha’s culinary trials, you guys would be knowing how much I love experimenting with food and creating recipes. I’m going to share one such recipe today. I guess most of you would be wondering seeing the title of this post. Ada halwa? Really? Sounds weird right? Yes, those were the exact words… Continue reading Rice Ada Halwa|Rice Ada Halwa From Left over Ada

Desserts & Sweets · diwali

Rasgulla

Rasgulla is a traditional dessert from West Bengal, India. It involves cooking ball-shaped dumplings of chhena/paneer(unripened curd cheese/cottage cheese) in sugar syrup. I have never tried making rasgullas at home as we always used to buy from sweet shops during diwali.I love the rasgullas from Haldirams,a popular indian brand. With navratri and diwali around the… Continue reading Rasgulla

Veg Starters/Snacks

Moong Dal and Oats Tikkis|Split Green Gram & Oats Patties

Its been quite a while since I resorted to healthy eating and snacking. Evenings are the time i find myself with insatiable hunger that is rather difficult to curb¬†. I have grown fond of tikkis/patties recently. They are not only light on your tummy but also one of the best ways to incorporate dals, grams… Continue reading Moong Dal and Oats Tikkis|Split Green Gram & Oats Patties

Veg Curries/Gravies

Paruppu urandai kuzhambu| Lentil Dumplings Curry

Paruppu urandai kuzhambu or urundai¬†kuzhambu is a very popular dish in Tamil Nadu and is most commonly prepared during special occasions or festivals. Steamed Lentil dumplings are cooked in a gravy made of ground paste. It can also be called as South Indian style kofta curry. It is a lengthly process but is very easy… Continue reading Paruppu urandai kuzhambu| Lentil Dumplings Curry

Veg Starters/Snacks · Vegetarian Recipes

Crispy Potatoes

  I guess Potato is everyone’s favourite when it comes to Vegetables. I don’t think there is anyone who despises Potatoes. Come on, can you say no to French Fries? No right? The world’s favourite root vegetable also known as Aloo in hindi is widely used in various preparations across India. From stuffed parathas to… Continue reading Crispy Potatoes

Pressure Cooker Baking · Uncategorized

Eggless Ragi Chocolate Cake| Finger Millet Chocolate Cake

Earlier today while customizing my blog, I realised that its been more than a month since i baked. I wanted to try something new and healthy. Just then, i realised that i had some ragi/finger millet flour left over. I remembered being told by one of my friends that chocolate cake made with ragi tastes… Continue reading Eggless Ragi Chocolate Cake| Finger Millet Chocolate Cake