Shakkar Para

Just two more days to Janmaashtaami and I wanted to make a different , not too sweet snack and decided on Shakkar para as it is also my daughters all time favourite snack, I prefer the savory one though. This will no doubt bring a rush of memories from your childhood days when moms would… 

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Roasted green tomatoes chutney

This is a very tasty, spicy, tangy  chutney using raw green tomatoes and another favourite in the family when we want to replace coconut chutneys. A very god alternative and good to have such chutneys in your collection if you are preparing idlis , dosa, pongal and pooris frequently. The advantage of preparing such chutneys… 

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Ridge gourd chutney ( peerkangai chutney )

Breakfast is invariably idlis , dosas, pongal, and various varieties of these in different avataars, but along with these comes the perennial dilemma of every kitchen queen, should you have coconut chutney every other day ? , and so difficult to conjure up some different types of side dishes for these tiffins, sometimes a nightmare… 

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