Banana split

There are days when your kids are just not upto eating any of the favourite breakfast foods and keep saying no. It is at these times you can hide all healthy ingredients and offer them a dessert like breakfast.Banana split which is supposedly a dessert served with a scoop of ice cream can be turned into super… 

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hotel sambar saravana bhavan hotel style

It is a matter of pride to us when the sambar or rasam served to our family meets with complete approval! especially to us Tamilians  the sambar must meet  the standards. Its like the yard stick to measure our  cullinary skills! While we do have a large variety of sambar and kozhambu varieties, none is… 

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Sabudana Khichdi | upwas recipe (sago/Javarsi )

sabudana khichdi, upwas recipe , vrat recipe, sago khichdi

This is a very delicious simple easy to prepare breakfast dish from Maharashtra. It is sago cooked with potatoes and crushed peanuts.   Traditionally this was prepared during fasting period and used such healthy ingredients.Even today it continues be a favourite among those fasting and almost all states prepare this in some form or other. I have… 

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Instant cut mango pickles

The very mention of mangoes means jams,pickles,juices,shakes,shrikhand,aam ras,aam panna and the list is endless. Such delicious recipes you can make out of Mango the king of fruits. When summer is upon us and we see the pavement laden with mounds of raw mangoes all shapes and sizes. According to geographical location raw mangoes have so many names and shapes and sizes…. 

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Idli/Dosa batter

Idlis form the most important breakfast food  for South Indians which is prepared almost every other day or some even have it daily. I cannot think  of any other lighter healthier  way of starting my day  other than with steamed Idlis. Idlis are one of the most easily digestible foods as it is steamed and no oil is… 

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