Banana Payasam

Banana Payasam / Banana Kheer Prep Time: 2 mins | Cook Time: 15 mins | Total Time: 17 mins + 10 mins (cooling time) | Serves: 2 – 3 I made this Banana Payasam / Kheer for this year Navarathri. Both my kids don’t prefer eating over ripe banana’s. The over ripe banana’s were staring…

Karadaiyan Nombu Festival

Karadaiyan Nombu Significance of Karadaiyan Nombu Karadaiyan Nombu or Savitri Vratham is a popular fasting observed among the hindu culture. This fast observed by married women for the longevity and well-being of their beloved husband. It is believed that Savitri got her husband back on the first day of the Tamil month Panguni. This vratham…

Vella Adai (Sweet Adai)

Vella Adai (Sweet Adai) Prep Time: 10 mins | Cook Time: 20 mins | Makes: 10 adai Ingredients Rice flour – 1 cupBlack eye peas – 2 tbsp cookedShredded Jaggery – 1 cupChopped Coconut – 1 tbspCardamom Powder – 1 tspWater – 2 cupsSalt – a pinch Method Heat a  pan and dry roast the…

Uppu Adai (Savory Adai)

Uppu Adai (Savory Adai) Prep Time: 10 mins | Cook Time: 20 mins | Makes: 10 adai Ingredients Rice flour – 1 cupBlack eye peas – 2 tbsp cookedWater – 2 cupsSalt – as needed To Temper Oil – 1 tbspMustard Seeds – 1 tspUrad Dal – 1 tspGreen Chilli – 1 finely choppedGinger –…