Lamb Chops with Cherry Sauce

lamb chops with cherry sauce

Lamb Chops with Cherry Sauce Lamb Chops with Cherry sauce.  These savory chops with sweet and sour sauce are perfect for entertaining or on special occasions. I used lamb loin chops. Quite the ‘Fancy but Simple meal’, as I call Continue reading


Pongal Recipe | Ven Pongal

pongal recipe

Pongal Recipe | Ven Pongal (with slideshow)   ‘Pongal’ is a festival in Southern India to celebrate the coming of the Harvest Season.   ‘Pongal’ is a derivation of the word  ‘Pong’,  which means to ‘spill over’ or ‘boil over’. Continue reading


Gingerbread Man Recipe | Decorated with Royal Icing

gingerbread man recipe

Gingerbread Man Recipe | Decorated with Royal Icing A Gingerbread man is a biscuit made of gingerbread, usually in the shape of a man although ginger bread women are common too, as are cookies shaped according to seasonal themes (Christmas, Halloween, Easter, etc). GingerBread dates back Continue reading


Mid Autumn Festival – Mooncake Festival – Lantern Festival

MOONCAKE

  Recipe for traditional Mooncake: Mid Autumn Festival – Mooncake Festival – Lantern Festival According to the Chinese Lunar Calendar, the 15th day of the eighth month represents the Mid-Autumn Festival (Zhong Qiu Jie)  also known as Lantern Festival  (Yuanxiao) or Mooncake Continue reading


Ada Pradhaman with Instant Ada (Rice Flakes)

ada pradhaman with instant ada recipe

Ada Pradhaman with Instant Ada (Rice Flakes) Ada Pradhaman is one of the most sought after Payasams when it comes to Kerala feasts and Onam Sadhyas. Here is how to make it easily and deliciously with the store-bought instant ada. The Continue reading


Nadan Parippu Curry – Moong Dal Curry for Kerala Sadhya

Nadan parippu curry

Nadan Parippu Curry – Dal Curry for Kerala Sadhya This is the traditional method of preparing delicious Nadan Parippu Curry. I absolutely love this with some fresh ghee drizzled on top of the hot dal curry. Husked Moong dal is Continue reading


M & M Caramel Apples

M & M Caramel Apples

M & M Caramel Apples Caramel Apples and Candy Apples are popular during the Autumn Season, Haloween : after Apples are harvested. Quick and easy. Kids Love them. Here’s how to make M & M Caramel Apples. M & M Caramel Apples


Pineapple Tart – Lunar New Year Special

pineapple tarts

Pineapple Tart   A regular treat during the Lunar New Year at Asian Markets. I love these little flaky Sweet N Pineapple Tart Biscuits with Pineapple Jam Filling. The home made Pineapple Jam is lightly spiced and fills the house Continue reading


Sponge Cake with Strawberries and Whipped Cream

Strawberry and Cream Cake

 Sponge Cake with Strawberries and Whipped Cream This is the perfect, soft and light ‘Sponge Cake with Strawberries and Whipped Cream. It’s the perfect way to give your loved ones a memorable cake for a special occasion or birthday.  It’s not complicated Continue reading