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Pathir Pheni for ICC Dec – Happy Pongal!

Wish you all a very Happy Pongal/Sankranthi!!

Hope you all had fun :)

I tasted this sweet last month only, but it has already made its way to the top of my favorite sweets. This was served at my sister’s wedding… Continue reading

Kara Sev – For ICC June

Snacks like murukku or mixture or namkeen are extremely popular in India. These are make-ahead snacks, that can be stored for a long time. A go to snack for the kids (as well as adults) during the holidays or to… Continue reading

Paani Puri from scratch for ICC May & My authentic ‘Paani’ (recipe from a street vendor)

‘Paani Puri’ – the name itself makes a lot of Indians drool!! The crispy puri stuffed with all possible wonderful things, dipped in the spicy paani (water), delivered on the plate in a hurry, so you can pop it into… Continue reading

Ariselu/Aathirasallu/Adhirasam – ICC Feb

This month’s Indian Cooking Challenge, an event started by Srivalli of ‘Spice your Life’ was to make the most popular south Indian sweet. Ariselu/Adhirasam as they are called, are a must for all auspicious occasions. The recipe might look… Continue reading

Khasta Kachori – ICC

Kachoris are perfect tea time snacks and are best when enjoyed piping hot! These are very popular street side snacks in India, usually served with tangy tamarind chutney. I was absolutely delighted when Srivalli announced Khasta Kachori as the Indian… Continue reading

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