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Uppu Kozhukattai – Savory Modak

Life in the village is more joyful during festival times. You get to taste pooja offerings from temples and neighbors. I used to particularly look forward to Ganesh Chathurthi when one of my favorite items was made – Kozhukattai. I … Continue reading

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Steamed Red Poha Dumplings

A simple steamed breakfast/tiffin item that I learned from this blog. Ingredients: Red beaten rice flakes (aval/poha) – 2 cups Grated coconut – 1 cup Oil – 1 teaspoon Mustard – 1/2 teaspoon Chana dal – 1 tablespoon Urad dal … Continue reading

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Paniyaram

What your mother cooks for you always holds a special place in your heart. Everyone has a long list of items that they love about their mother’s cooking. I have my list of items too, right from the jeeraka vellam (jeera/cumin … Continue reading

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