Kinnathappam – Easy Steamed Rice Cake

Kinnathappam

I am always on the lookout for easy to make and healthy tea time snacks. Kinnathappam is the perfect example of this. Traditionally, Kinnathappam is made by grinding soaked rice and then grinding it. This takes a long time, so I make it with ready made rice flour. Also, traditionally, jeera is sprinkled on top, but […]

Potato Sticks

Potato Sticks

Our current family snack favorite is this quick to make potato sticks. All the recipe needs is potatoes and sauce to dip them in and munch away. These make great finger food for kids and can be packed as snacks while travelling. Ingredients 2 large potatoes oil salt pepper chaat powder (optional) Method Cut the potatoes […]

Chemba Puttu

Chemba Puttu

Chemba puttu is made with chemba puttu podi or brown rice flour. The puttu made in this style will be red brown and darker than the traditional puttu. I generally like the flavour of this puttu compared to the other one. It can be made along with Kadala curry for a quick, delicious and healthy […]

Egg and Toast Cup

Egg and Toast cup close up

So its time for breakfast again and you are tired of all the standard stuff you eat for breakfast. This egg and toast cup is a new twist on the eggs and toast which is delicious and it needs only 2 main ingredients and one oven. The best part of this recipe is that while it […]

Aloo Paratha – Step by Step Recipe

Aloo Paratha with Chutney

Aloo paratha is one of my husband’s favorite breakfast items. Aloo paratha is quick, simple to make and utterly delicious. I also pack them in lunch boxes as they are can be quickly made in the morning. Aloo paratha is basically paratha with potato filling. We have these parathas with curd, tomato sauce or coriander […]