Cashew

  • Chakkara Pongal with Brown Rice

    Chakkara Pongal with Brown Rice

    Chakkara Pongal / Sakkara Pongal/ Chakkarai Pongal is an auspicious sweet dish made on Pongal day. The freshly harvested rice and dal, are cooked along with jaggery for a simple, ...

  • Recipe for Diwali Okkarai

    Recipe for Diwali Okkarai

    Traditional Tamil Diwali Recipe | Okkarai | Chana Dal and Jaggery based traditional sweet dish Okkarai or Ukkarai is a traditional Tambrahm recipe. This jaggery-based, low-fat sweet made from chana ...

  • Homemade granola, at last - with homemade applesauce

    Homemade granola, at last - with homemade applesauce

    I am not a big fan of store bought cereals. However I do stock whole wheat flakes and unsweetened cornflakes for breakfast in a hurry. Buying boxed cereals with sugar ...

  • Date Cashewnut Payasam ready in ten minutes

    Date Cashewnut Payasam ready in ten minutes

    Do you remember the dates stuffed with a cashew in the Diwali gift boxes of yester-years? This payasam is something like that. Something I came up with on spur of ...