Murukku

Murukku

Murkku

There are some things that taste good , only when its homemade. Murukku is one such snack. I haven’t tasted any store bought ones that tastes as good as my mother’s or my grandmother’s homemade ones. For those who don’t know what murukku is, its a crunchy yummy south Indian snack made Continue reading…

Pakkavada/Ribbon pakoda (A savory Kerala snack)

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There are a few staple snacks my mom, my grand mom used to make when we were kids.They make them in bulk occasionally and its stored in airtight tin boxes. Me being a savory persons always loved them.My mom used to make spicy mixture (my cornflake mixture is an easy version of it), pakkavada, Continue reading…

Peanut Chikki/ Peanut Brittle (Kadalai Mittai)

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I like to call it kadalai mittai…no, kappalandi mittai to be very precise….thats what we call it in our place an all time fav of all desis (Indians)….we always had a bag of this in our snack shelf..I have not seen my mom make this at home…dont know why, may be because we used Continue reading…

Parippu Vada (Lentil/Dal Fritters)

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It has been raining lately in TX….such a great relief in the midst of scorching summer…i guess I can’t stop complaining about the bad weather here at our place…its getting worse day by day..while a major chunk of summer is stilling waiting out there for us…any ways, no point in complaining…so lets enjoy the blissful rainy Continue reading…

Rava ladoo..sweet semolina balls

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its time for something sweet…generally i am not a sweet person….i mean literally and also when it comes to food but recently I have a craving for something sweet once in a while… otherwise also i enjoy a small piece of dessert(be it anything) after my food…but just a small piece..even a candy would Continue reading…

Cornflake mixture—an easy munch on Indian snack

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I love crunchy munchy snacks…especially this mixture….its a must buy for every time I hit the Indian grocery store….back home in Kerala, we get this corn flake mixture in ‘Honest’ bakery…fresh and yummy…i can easily gobble down a packet in a few mins I still remember those days when my dad used to buy Continue reading…