salads

Carrot Broccoli Soup with Baby corn and Mushroom

An easy to make healthy soup without any thickening agent/cream. Serve this as an appetizer or as an after-noon snack. It also keeps you satiated for a longer time. I like to have it with a piece of home made garlic bread.Do try and let me know how it turned out for you. Required Ingredients:… Continue reading Carrot Broccoli Soup with Baby corn and Mushroom

Pressure Cooker Baking

Chocolate Almond Loaf Cake (Using wheat flour and Jaggery)

I'm back to blogging after a loooooongg break and I propose a healthier version of chocolate cake. I have been meaning to try a cake using jaggery for quite a long time.Somehow i kept putting it off as  i was skeptical about the combination of chocolate and jaggery. I wasn't convinced until i stumbled upon… Continue reading Chocolate Almond Loaf Cake (Using wheat flour and Jaggery)

Veg Starters/Snacks

Moong Dal and Oats Tikkis|Split Green Gram & Oats Patties

Its been quite a while since I resorted to healthy eating and snacking. Evenings are the time i find myself with insatiable hunger that is rather difficult to curb . I have grown fond of tikkis/patties recently. They are not only light on your tummy but also one of the best ways to incorporate dals, grams… Continue reading Moong Dal and Oats Tikkis|Split Green Gram & Oats Patties

Pressure Cooker Baking · Uncategorized

Eggless Ragi Chocolate Cake| Finger Millet Chocolate Cake

Earlier today while customizing my blog, I realised that its been more than a month since i baked. I wanted to try something new and healthy. Just then, i realised that i had some ragi/finger millet flour left over. I remembered being told by one of my friends that chocolate cake made with ragi tastes… Continue reading Eggless Ragi Chocolate Cake| Finger Millet Chocolate Cake

Vegetarian Recipes

Chocolate Oats kuzhi Paniyaram

A Modern and Healthy Twist to Kuzhi Paniyaram Kuzhi Paniyaram is a traditional South Indian dish that is very popular in Tamil Nadu. It is made by frying batter that is similar to an idly batter in a special cast-iron pan called paniyara chatti. Paniyara chatti/kal/pan has small fissures(kuzhi) that hold the batter. Nowadays, you… Continue reading Chocolate Oats kuzhi Paniyaram

Veg Starters/Snacks · Vegetarian Recipes

Paneer & Corn Tikki|Indian Cottage Cheese & Corn Patties

Paneer is a form of unripened cheese popular in India and other parts of South Asia. Also known as Indian Cottage Cheese, Paneer is an excellent source of protein and therefore an ideal replacement for meat for Vegetarians. Those who wish to lose weight must definitely include paneer in their diets as it keeps hunger pangs at… Continue reading Paneer & Corn Tikki|Indian Cottage Cheese & Corn Patties