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Orange Tutti Frutti Loaf – Eggless

Orange Tutti Frutti Loaf is very like wonder-cake or the flavoured cakes that come in small packs. This Tutti Frutti Loaf is ridiculously easy and ...
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Keerai Thandu kootu and Keerai Masiyal

This has to be the greenest way to prepare greens – zero waste, low oil and no sugar. And I get this strange satisfaction of ...
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Kaju Katli – Mundiri Cake

I never knew Kaju Katli was so simple until I heard this recipe from a family friend. It appears like a lot of beloved sweets ...
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Gougères – French cheese puffs

It’s suddenly raining Gougères all over the blogosphere. In a strange co-incidence, I too happened to make them last weekend. I have no clue about ...
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Vengaya Vathal – Onion vathal/Vadam

Come Summer and Mambalam Mamis would be out in force on their terraces, laying out these vathal/vadams on Mama’s dhotis. Most of the vathal/vadam preparation ...
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Jackfruit seed curry – Pala-kottai Thokku

Palakottai thokku (a thick curry made out of jackfruit seeds) is a delightfully tasty side dish that we make quite often at home during the ...
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Mushroom & Green Peas Curry

Mushroom and green peas are a cute pair, they complement each other well and they taste so good. This curry is more of a stir-fry ...
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Glass Bangle candle Holder

These glass bangle candle holders are pretty, thrifty and functional. They’re super easy to make and are best for kids aged 3-6. It’s fun for ...
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Mutton Kola Urundai – Fried Meat balls

Mutton Kola Urundai was my father’s favourite order at military hotels. That’s what non-vegetarian hotels now called “Chettinad hotels” were called back then. In military ...
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Coconut chutney – Made with roasted red chillies

After 3 days of the Blogging Marathon (my first) I am taking it easy today with an easy chutney recipe today. As if I’d blogged ...
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