Dinner rolls

A basic recipe for homemade dinner rolls that does not require any fancy bread machines.This recipe yields 12-15 rolls and you could make them for Sunday dinners.Easy,fresh and warm dinner rolls directly from the oven are irresistible.They are soft,light,slightly sweet and goes well with butter,jam or any spreads. A little time consuming recipe but super… 

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Atho-Burmese food

Atho,a Burmese food also a popular street food in India.Atho is nothing but cooked plain noodles mixed and served with fresh raw vegetables.Orange colored noodles are used in making Atho,I have used plain noodles with orange food color.Many are addicted to these Burmese food nowadays including my family members.Two things that is very annoying about… 

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Mor Milagai

Mor Milagai or sun dried chillies must be a favorite side dish for most of us with curd rice.Mor milagai is green chillies soaked in curd,salt and then sun dried for a week until dry and crispy. These are summer specials for they need good sunlight to get sun dried really well.So summer is the… 

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Wheat puttu

Puttu is a traditional and popular breakfast recipe of Kerala usually served with kadalai curry (chickpea /chana).I dont make puttu that often but when I do I make this whole wheat flour puttu.An easy puttu recipe for it doesn’t require any special process in preparing the flour. Healthy zero oil recipe where the flour is… 

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Murukku Sandwich

Murukku Sandwich is a new sandwich variety getting famous all over Chennai especially in Sowcarpet.Sowcarpet is a small business area in Chennai and well known for the chaat items and Jain foods. Murukku sandwich is same as bread sandwich where murukku is replaced for bread slices.Veggies are cut into small pieces and enclosed between murukkus… 

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Sandwich Chutney

Sandwich Chutney is so quick to make at home,there is so much goodness in this chutney with all fresh ingredients.A one step chutney where the ingredients are ground raw without any cooking process.Such a healthy,delicious green colored chutney that tastes great with few breakfasts like Idly,dosa,chappathi and poori.Sometimes,I mix them with curd and serve with… 

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Paneer Makhanwala

Paneer Makhanwala is another famous North Indian side dish that goes well with Rotis and Pulaos .Such a flavorful dish made by cooking Paneer in creamy rich sauce of tomato,onion and some cashews. Paneer Makhani,Paneer butter masala and Paneer Makhanwala are very similar with the ingredients and preparation but their taste differs.Paneer side dishes can… 

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Chocolate coffee cake

Chocolate Coffee Cake ,a super chocolaty and moist cake with the combination of both chocolate and coffee.It is one of my son’s all time favorite cake.Make your day very special by making this cake and you need not spend much time too. A classic recipe with the coffee ,chocolaty flavors that make it more heavenly.It… 

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Kali Burfi

Today I’m posting my Dad’s favorite childhood sweet recipe called Kali Idly or Kali burfi.I don’t know why they were called Kali idly as it is neither steamed nor Idly shaped.So,I renamed it as Kali burfi. My Dad used to buy them from small shops(petti kadai) by his school for 1 anna which equals 1/16… 

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