Pappu Billalu | Chekkalu ~ Andhra Snack

For the Cooking from Cookbook Challenge this week, I have a recipe from the dairies of my Aunt. She shared this recipe for the Pappu Billalu, made differently from what we normally make. So it was a crunchy treat over the weekend, making this and enjoying a deep fried snack after a long time. Pappu […]

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Cabbage Onion Pakoda

For the Cookbook Challenge this week, I decided to share the pakoda that I made last week. It was made healthy by the addition of cabbage, it didn’t have much of onions and more of cabbage. Konda almost didn’t know by the looks, however the moment she tasted she realized that it had cabbage. I […]

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Pori Urundai For Karthikai Deepam!

Happy Karthigai Deepam to all my Readers! It was Karthigai deepam yesterday and I didn’t realise until Amma told me. It kind of slipped my memory. But how can I not remember Karthigai Deepam? As every festival, this too has special memories associated. This festival is very special to Tamil Nadu and since having lived […]

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Rava Dosa ~ 101 Dosa Varieties!

There is something about Rava Dosa that pulls my heart strings in many ways. This has been my most favourite tiffin item that I would want to order in a hotel. Most times, it would not be available as it’s so popular!. If Amma had the challenge to conquer, it was Rava Dosa. And she […]

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Biyam Rotti ~ Rice flour Rotis

Biyam Rotti or Rotis made from Rice flour is very common in rural parts of India. Amma makes many of these rottas from flours like maize, Ragi but the one from Rice is the simplest and also very tasty. Since we had this big box of rice flour ready, we have been having this for […]

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Onion Pakkodas

On a rainy day what else can be so wonderful than snacking on a mouth watering dish like this. Onion Pakkodas Ingredients needed All Purpose Flour (to be Mixed) 1 cup – Gram Flour 2 tbsp – Rice Flour 2 tbsp – Fried Channa Dal Powder 2 – Onions 1 tsp – Cumin Seeds Cooking […]

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