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Cocoa Chocolate

This is a very easy to make sweet which can be prepared at home for birthday parties of children. Children will love the chocolate flavor and taste. I have tried this sweet at home on many occassions and it is not only popular among children but adults too. Ingredients Milk powder          […]

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Nokkal (Sugar coated cashew nut)

Nokkal as it is referred in Tamil Nadu is a sweet variety with cashew nut embedded in sugar coating. It is generally made during marriages and is served as viradha batchanam. It is quite  easy to make and is liked by many although it is generally not made outside marriage functions. My children are crazy […]

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Aval Vella Puttu

Aval( Poha/avalakki/Flattened rice) Vella Puttu is another variation of sweet puttu. As the name implies ( Tamil) it uses two major ingredients Aval (Poha / avalaki/ flattened rice) and vella (jaggery). Conventional puttu popular down south Tamil Nadu is made of plain rice and sugar. In this preparation both are avoided by using aval and […]

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Arisi Vella Puttu

This is a traditional festival recipe for Navratri festival. This is a steamed item and hence healthy. It can be prepared as  an evening snack on normal days. As the name implies in Tamil, it is made out of the major constituents rice and jaggery. Ingredients Rice flour               […]

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Instant coconut burfi

This is a yummy sweet which can be prepared with very little effort and very little time. Neither it calls for an expert cook. Any one with basic knowledge of cooking can make it following the instructions. I tried this sweet recently when some guests had come. It was an overwhelming response that prompted me […]