Panagam/Panakam Recipe

Panakam is a traditional recipe used to make at home for some prayers as neivedhyam. It is the one of the best thirst quencher in the summer season. My mom used to make this and am sharing the same with you all. Try this tasty drink Ingredients: Grated Jaggery – 1/2 cup Lemon – 1…

Banana Bluberry Milkshake

This milkshake is a thick, quick and delicious one full of vitamins. Do try this healthy milkshake Preparation Time : 5 minutes Ingredients: Banana – 2 Bluberries – 1 cup Almond – 10 ( soaked in warm milk) Honey – as per taste Method: Peel the bananas and chop into pieces Add blueberries and banana…

Pumpkin Carrot Soup

This is a must try simple soup using pressure cooker method. The soup looks more colorful and tasty at the same time. Try this nutritious simple soup at home . Here is the recipe. Preparation time: 10 minutes Cooking time : 15 minutes Ingredients: Pumpkin – 1 cup (peeled and chopped in to cubes) Carrot…

Cucumber Juice

This juice is quick and simple to make low calorie and it is best to have this juice to stay hydrated during summer. Preparation time : 5 minutes Serves : 2 Ingredients: Cucumber – 1 big Ginger – 1 inch Lemon – 1 Water – as required honey – 2 tsp Pre-Preparation: Slice off the…

Nellikai Rasam/ Amla Rasam/ Gooseberry Rasam

Nellikai Rasam is made using nellikai, pepper, cumin,green chilli. This rasam is tangy, spicy and is a treat to our taste buds. We can get Vitamin C from Amla , Do try this recipe Preparation Time : 10 minutes Cooking Time : 10 minutes Ingredients: Amla/Nellikai/Gooseberry – 3 to 4 (based on the size) Pepper…

Kodo Milllet Porridge / Varagu Arisi Kanji

Kodo millet is a great substitute to rice. Once in a week, I used to make some porridge as breakfast. Today, we had Varagu Arisi kanji, and it tastes yum. Varagu has lot of nutrients and rich in fibre, it keeps us full for longer time. Try this recipe Preparation Time : 5 minutes Cooking…

Drumstick Sambar/ Murungaikai sambar

Sambar is the most popular and most essential dish in South India. My Mom is an expert in making sambar. The secret ingredient is the home made sambar powder. I will post the sambar powder recipe in few days. Here is the recipe Preparation Time : 10 minutes Cooking Time : 30 minutes Ingredients: Toor…

Karuvepillai Podi / Curry leaves powder

Karuvepillai or curry leaves have lot of medicinal effects. I used to make this podi whenever i get fresh curry leaves and store it in a container for a month. We can have it with hot rice and ghee, idli and dosa. Ingredients: Curry leaves – 1 cup tightly packed Chana dal – 2 tsp…

Puli Kuzhambu Recipe / Drumstick Brinjal Puli Kuzhambu

Puli Kuzhambu is one of the common sidish in TamilNadu. It is a tangy spicy gravy goes well with rice. In our home, we used to make it once in a week. Prepare the kuzhambu in the morning, so it tastes better in afternoon. Ingredients: Drumstick -1 Brinjal – 3 Tamarind – small lemon size…

Carrot Orange Juice

Orange and Carrot make a good pair in this juice. This juice is a source of Vitamin C and Vitamin K. This also contains Beta- Carotene which is good for skin and vision. Try this juice in this Summer, you will definitely like this for sure. Kids also like this juice because of its color…