Semiya/Vermicelli Milk Pudding

Seviyan or Semiya Payasam as we Keralites call it is one of the staple desserts in most of the Kerala households. Although we have a wide range of traditional sweet dishes to choose from, Semiya is a quick & easy fix for our sweet cravings, and probably one of the reasons why most of the…

Ghee Cake

As the name suggests, ghee cake is loaded with the goodness of ghee/clarified butter. It’s a simple pound cake made with ghee instead of butter but it tastes a million times better than the regular pound cake. The richness and the nutty flavour of ghee in this cake are beyond words. I have had ghee…

Thandai Coconut Laddoo

This was supposed to be my Holi post and I know it’s a little too late for that now. In my defense, I managed to make these flavorful laddoos on the day of Holi and shared it with my loved ones too. Yes, I know that I was supposed to make this in advance and…

Sammu Ke Faloode(Falooda)-Eid Special

As the name suggests, this is Sammu’s Eid special recipe for falooda. I am sure it is one of the summer favourites of most of the Indians, and those who have no idea what falooda is this’s your chance to know. It’s a milk and cream based cold dessert usually made in rose flavour and…

Sago Kheer/Pudding

Sago kheer or Chowari payasam(in Malayalam) as I know it from my childhood days is a quick dessert fix by my mom whenever we craved for some sweets. I have never seen her making this for any guests so every time it was made exclusively for us. Some little things to be happy about as…

Neypayasam

Payasam! The word that holds a significant value in every proud Malayali’s diet. It is needless to mention that being a true Keralite it will always have a special place in my heart and diet too. For us, any auspicious occasion calls for a delicious variety of payasam. So, what is this Payasam? I think…