Sunday, August 31, 2014

Almond halwa......SNC CHALLENGE

this is the last month of this event. though i do not want that it is closed but due to less participation it has to's challenge is given by sandhya i want to try it bec i never miss any event.
milk-1/4 cup
soak almond for 4-5 hours. peel it. grind with milk o smooth paste.
hat a heavy bottom pan add sugar cover it with water.boil it in slow fire when sugar melt high the fire and make one thread consistency.add almond paste and cook till it become hard like halwa. i do not make it hard.
it is ready to eat

Wednesday, July 30, 2014


though this event came to end by Divya but i prepare my dish given by vijyalaxmi.we enjoyed this event very much learn new dishes and met new blogger friends.this snack is very much suited in this rainy day season.
i thanks to Divya and vijya.
chna dal-1/2 cup
urd dal-1/4 cup
rice-1 tbsp
red dry chili-2
onion--1 finely chopped
green chili--1
fennel seeds 1/2 tsp
coriander leaves
salt for taste
oil for fry
soak dals and rice for 3-4 hours. grind it with red chilli to smooth paste.
add salt green chili coriander leaves. mix well
heat oil in a pan and fry small balls till brown
eat with green chutney

Saturday, June 7, 2014

Cashew Pakoda.........SNC challenge

this is another month of SNC challenge started by Divya. we enjoy it very much. this month challenge is given by Priya Suresh. Priya  does not need any introduction she is the fastest in this group in posting the recipe. her blog is full of different ,innovative recipes. i like this pakora another version of pakoda. its smell of mint and curanchyness of cashew are wonderful.
nirthindian group

rice flour-1/3 cup
corn flour-1/4cup
fennel seeds--2tsp
cashew--1/2 cup
garlic--3-3 cloves
mint--few leaves
green chili-2 chopped finely
oil for fry-+2tps in batter
salt to taste

mix all the flours.
 grind fennel seeds and garlic coarsely. add mint leaves and grind  coarsely.
mix grind mixture in flours.add green chili. add 2tsp hot oil to this batter. add little water to wind it. it is hard batter .

heat oil in a wok. fry pakoda in this oil till brown.
crunchy pakoda is ready
eat with green chutney and cup of tea............

sending to Priya

Tuesday, May 27, 2014

Chana dal fritters in buttermilk curry...SNC Challenage

this is another month for learning new dish. the event started by  .Divya. this month challenge for northindian team is given by LaxmiPriya though we make pakora kari but it little different taste is differentbut delicious. thanks Laxmi for this dish.laxmi has wonderful space of very new and delicious dishes. do visit her blog
i am from northindian group

Ingredients for curry

Sour yogurt or curd 1 cup and Water 1/2 cup 
Turmeric Powder 1/4 tsp
hing-a pinch
Salt to taste

To grind:

Coconut 1/4 cup 
Green chillies 2
Cumin seeds 1/2 tsp

To grind:

Toor Dhal 1 tsp 
Raw Rice 1 tsp 

To temper:

Mustard Seeds 1/2 tsp
Curry leaves few
Finely chopped Ginger 1 tsp
Red Chillies 1-2
Coconut oil/ or any oil

For Vadais:

Channa Dhal-3/4 cup
Garlic 1 tsp finely chopped
Dried Red Chillies 3-4
 Curry Leaves 2 tbsp finely chopped
onion 1 finely chopped
oil for fry

soak dal for 3-4 hoursgrind dal with chili and garlic add onion and curry leaves.add salt. 
heat oil in a pan 
make small balls flatten them and fry to golden brown.
keep aside
grind green chili zeera and coconut
grind dal and rice.
heat oil in a pan add mustered seeds, hing and curry leaves. when cracked add ginger. fry the paste of dal and rice .add paste of coconut. add turmeric now add mixture of curd and water. boil for 2-3 minutes add vadas and take one boil.
it is ready to eat
eat with rice.............

Wednesday, April 30, 2014



his is another month to learn new recipe. thanks to Divya who has orgnised this event. this month challenge is given to north indian by Laxmi.she has a wonderful space of different dishes.the recipe i like it it reminds me of delhi street food kulcha mattar
i am the part of northindian

rice flour--1 cup
water-1.1/2 cup

heat water in a pan .add flour and brisk till become a ball. cool it
make small ball and roll in a pan  fry on tawa flip other side do not make brown.
i appy green coriander leaves.

white mutter:200gm
coriander powder:1tbsp
Red chilli powder: 1/2 tsp
Garam masala: 1/2 tsp
Cooking oil: 4 tbsp
Coriander leaves
Chat masala tsp
onion: 2medium chopped
Green chillies: 2-3
Soak mutter for 4-5 hours. Pressure cook it with less water for 6-7 minutes or till tender.
heat oil in a pan add onion fry add all the masalas. add tomatos fry till oil leaves sides.
add boiled mattar.
garnish wit green coriander leaves

Coconut fresh-1./2
green chili-2-3
ginger-1small piece
fry chna dal-3tbsp
coriander leaves
salt to taste

mustered seeds-1/2 tsp
curry patta
pinch of red chili
Grind all the ingredients Add salt and curd to it make smooth paste.
heat oil in a pan add mus tared seeds and curry patta.When crackled takeoff from fire add red chili
Add to chutney

sending to LAxmi

Thursday, February 27, 2014

Kondakadalai & Pidi Karunai Kizhangu Kara Kuzhambu - SNC Challenge

this is 2nd challenge of this year .thanks Divya for continuing this event this month challenge is given by Priya it is new to me. we make curry of suran but with potatoes .this is new combination..Priya has a wonderful space with different recipes.
i am the part of nortindian group

tomato puree-1/2cup
coriander powder-1sp
red chili powder--1/ tsp
turmeric powder-1/ tsp
garam masala-1/4 tsp
kasuri methi-1tsp
methi dana--1/4 tsp
zeera-1/2 tsp
salt to taste
coriander leaves  for decoration

soak chickpeasovernight. biol in pressurecooker for 15 minutes.
fry suran keep aside

heat oil in a pan add methi zeera.when cracked add onion and fry it .add garlic-ginger paste. fry again.noe add all the dry masalas except garam masala.
add tomato puree.fry till oil leaves sides.

add chickpea and suran mix well.
add 2 cup water and boil for 5 minutes
ad garam masala.
it is redy to eat
garnish with cori ander leaves.
eat with nan puree or rice...........

sending to Priya

Tuesday, February 4, 2014

Surul poli.....SNC challenge

hi friends i am posting this recipe after long time i miss u all and ur comments. though i am busy but when date is extended i participate in this event bec i do not wamt to miss any event. this is my first post of this year. thanks to Divya for wonderful event so that we are close to many blogger friends. this month challenge is given by shama of easy 2 cook.she has a wonderful space.
i am the part of northindian group

roasted chana dal-1cup
cashew nut almond pistachio,-1/2 cup
coconut powder-1/4 cup
raisins and dates-2tbsp flip it with 
cardamon powder-1/4 tsp
tuti fruty
oil for frying
roast all the dry fruits with coconut powder in little ghee.when cool grind it with chana dal.
spread this powder in a plate.
add 2 spoon of sugar in maida and make a smooth dough.
make small balls and fry like puri in a hot oil. when little hot spread on the dusted powder and roll it immediately. make all puris like this. 
serve in a  plateand decorate with tutty fruty on top dust powder also.
it is really yummy 
sending to Shama for SNC challenge