Navaratri Recipes

Navaratri , a celebration for the Goddesses for nine days  also signifies  the preparation of a daily prasadh/Neivediyam in the South Indian culture. Sundal is the basic offering  which is a gram/dal lentil preparation either sweet or savory. Protein rich and easy to digest, Sundal is enjoyed by the young and old alike.With minimum garnishing,… 

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Stuffed mini pancakes ( Ebelskivers)

These  yummy bits of bite sized deliciousness called ebelskivers , also called as sweet paniyarams in our country is made in a ebelskiver maker almost similar to our appe/paniyaram pan with indentations or wells in which the prepared batter is poured and cooked on all sides , removed with skewers.  They make amazing sweet treats… 

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Make your own Pongal mix…ready to eat

    Ready to cook Pongal mix with all ingredients to be packed after cooling.   In this age of speed and instant foods fascination, almost all of us have been lured by the ready to cook instant products that line the department store shelves in an attractive array  . How many times have we… 

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Quick crispy Bread vadas

This is an amazing way of disposing off those almost stale no one wants them bread immediately!! There are plenty of recipes giving various uses for such left over bread, so I chanced to see a very tempting recipe by our own Chef Sanjeev Kapoor. The original recipe did not work as it is for… 

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