Monthly Archives May 2018

Mango Kulfi – No Cook Version

May 25, 2018 Ice CreamsMango RecipesSummer Special  No comments

I have been craving for some kulfi since a long time. As mangoes are in season made this Mango Kulfi. This is a short cut version of the traditional method with condensed milk and cream. Saw this recipe in milkmaid website and tweaked it a bit to arrive at this recipe. Trust me this is so easy and can be made in a few mins. But the boring part is to wait for it to freeze/set. Its worth it! πŸ™‚ The smell of mangoes along with cream and cardamom is divine! Do check my simple Mango Ice Cream recipe too..

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Banana Coffee Smoothie – Smoothie Recipes

May 23, 2018 DrinksSummer Special  No comments

I am sure everyone is on the lookout for something chill during this hot summer. It is fairly hot here too. This Banana Coffee Smoothie is a perfect drink to kick-start your mornings or after a workout. With simple day today ingredients, this smoothie is a perfect filler/thirst quencher. I have posted a Banana Oats Smoothie recipe earlier. Check it if u would like to include oats. This one is for all those coffee lovers πŸ™‚

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Pudalangai Pakoda – Snake Gourd Pakoda

May 20, 2018 Snacks / Starters  No comments

Pudalangai Pakoda / Snake Gourd Pakoda is a simple tea/coffee time snack. It is perfect to sneak in some veggies to those fussy kids. U will not be able to find out that it is made out of Pudalangai. Last week during my shopping I spotted fresh pudalangai. Was bored to make the same Poricha Kootu – recipe HERE! Wanted something crunchy to go with rice and sambar. So made this yummy snack. Trust me it so easy to make. All u need to do is to chop the veggie and this can be made in just 15 mins.

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White Pumpkin Juice – Ash Gourd Juice

May 10, 2018 DrinksSummer Special  One comment

It is scorching summer in India and it is fairly warm here too. Beginning this summer season with a simple drink or rather I would say it is a coolant. Much needed for the season! This White Pumpkin Juice or Ash Gourd Juice is a perfect drink to keep u hydrated. White Pumpkin known as Vellai Poosanikai/Thadiyanga in tamil is usually used to make kootu. If you are a Chennaite you woud have noticed these precious veggies being smashed on the road on Ammavasai days! πŸ™ This Juice is a not only a very healthy one but also popular among a weight loss diet menu.Β 

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