Murunga keerai soup (moringa leaf soup)

This soup is a wonderful soup which has many medicinal values. It has plenty of vitamins & minerals contained in it. Murunga keerai has anti- inflammatory and antiseptic properties in it. Which heals cuts,bruises & burns. It lowers the cholesterol level in our body. It helps to reduce the sugar level and so it is…

Diamond pakkoda

This pakkoda is a favourite snack of me & my kids. I did this pakkoda in my home after a very long time & we enjoyed it with  hot coffee on a rainy evening. So I decided to post this recipe in my blog for deepavali snacks. My mother will add chopped onions, green chili,…

Coconut Ladoo

Ingredients Coconut grated – 1 cup Sugar – 1 cup ( I used unrefined raw sugar. You can also use refined sugar or jaggery or palm Sugar) Milk – 2 to 3 tablespoon Ghee –  2 tablespoon Cardamom powder – 1/4 teaspoon (I used cardamom essence. 2 to 3 drops) Preparation Method 1. Heat a…

Idli Podi

Ingredients Urad dhal (black gram) – 1 cup (150 gm) Moong dhal (green gram) – 1/2 cup (75 gm) Channa dhal (bengal gram) – 1/4 cup (35 gm) Coriander seeds – 1/4 cup (35 gm) Sesame seeds – 1/4 cup (35 gm) Curry leaves – 2 to 3 sprig leaves Garlic pods (crushed with skin)…

Pepper chicken

Ingredients Chicken – 300 gm Shallots – 15 to 18 nos Onion – 1 (big in size) Tomato – 1 (small in size) Garlic – 4 to 6 pods Ginger – 1 inch piece Pepper – 1 to 1 1/2 tablespoon(adjust according to your taste) Cumin seeds – 1 tablespoon Coriander powder – 1 tablespoon…

Mango Milk Shake

Ingredients Ripe Mango – 1 (big in size. I used Banganapalli. you can use whatever mango variety you like. If it is small in size, use 2 mangoes.) Chill Milk – 1 cup (adjust according to the consistency of the drink) Vanilla Ice cream – 1 scoop Sugar – 3 tablespoon (adjust according to your…

Thai Mango Salad

Thai Mango Salad is a highly popular authentic dish of Thailand. Here for this salad should use the raw mango. The mixture of sweet sour salty spicy taste of this salad gives you a unique taste. This salad is one of the favourite dishes of Thai people. We should cut the mango in julienne strips…

Coke Float

This is a very simple summer drink, can make immediately in no time. No cooking is required. Kids can do by their own. This is a famous drink in many countries like US, UK, New Zealand, Australia, Canada, East Asia, etc. The origin of this drink is US. This can be called in many names…

Mutton Brinjal curry

Ingredients Mutton – 1/2 kg Brinjal – 300 gm (cut into cubes) Onion – 1 (medium size) Garlic – 5 to 6 pods Coriander powder – 2 1/2 to 3 tablespoon Cumin seeds – 4 teaspoon Pepper – 1/2 teaspoon Curry chili powder – 2 1/2 to 3 teaspoon (add according to your taste) Turmeric powder…

Vegetable omlette

Ingredients Gram flour – 2 1/2 tablespoon Rice flour – 1 tablespoon Chili powder – 3/4 teaspoon Salt – to taste Turmeric powder – 1/4 teaspoon Asafoetida – 1/4 teaspoon Broccoli – 2 tablespoon (finely chopped) Carrot – 1 tablespoon (chopped) Onion – 1/2 number (chopped) Oil – 3 tablespoon Preparation Method Add gram flour…