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Jaggery and Whole Wheat Flour Halwa

Atta Halwa is a very tasty prasad served at Gurudwaras. It is made with sugar and whole wheat flour. But if you can make the same sweet with jaggery, you get a healthier sweet. The unique taste of jaggery and the … Continue reading

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Sharkara Payasam (Sweet Pongal)

People in different parts of India celebrate each festival in their own unique ways. In South, Makara Sankranti is a harvest festival. One of the items made with the newly harvested rice is Sharkara Payasam or Sweet Pongal. Back home we do not have … Continue reading

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Unni Appam

Sweet balls, crisp on the outside and soft inside. The dessert of the Gods! Ingredients: Rice flour* – 1-1/2 cups Jaggery/molasses – 2 cups Ripe Banana – 2 (tiny yellow ones, Elaichi Kela in Hindi, Rasa Kadali in Malayalam) Cardamom – 5 … Continue reading

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