Category Archives: Snacks

Banana Chocolate Chip Cookies!

Yes I’m back :0) It was a long break from cooking and there was a  joyful reason to that. We welcomed with lots of love amidst us our 2nd child in the month of June…a beautiful baby boy, whom we named Marc (yea, we’ve gone … Continue reading

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Ethakka Appam / Pazham Pori / Banana fritters/ Ripe Plantain fritters

Ethakka Appam is what we call these golden beauties. At my inlaws place they call it Pazham Pori and in English it’s either Ripe plantain fritters or banana fritters. Whatever name they go by, these are yet another Keralite delicacy that is a regular … Continue reading

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Sheera (Sweetened Semolina with Raisins n Nuts)

Sheera is a typical Indian sweet dish made with semolina (known as either “rava” or “sooji” in India).  So therefore it’s called as “Sooji ka halwa” also in many places. This very light, fluffy, moist halwa may be eaten for breakfast, served with … Continue reading

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Tuna Cutlets

I had posted a Mutton Cutlets recipe some time back and today thought would share with you how to make delicious Fish/Tuna Cutlets. Cutlets are perfect as a tea time snack, as an appetizer, are great finger foods and also stays … Continue reading

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Chicken Mayonnaise Sandwich

My mother used to make this sandwich for us to take to school or to have as an evening snack. I loved it. But honestly more than the sandwich, I loved the filling. Everytime I would open the fridge, I would eat … Continue reading

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Pigs in a Blanket a.k.a.Sausage puffs

Pigs in a blanket has now becomes a general term for sausage wrapped in just about anything – puff pastry, bacon, pancakes, cabbage….. In UK – when you ask for Pigs in a blanket, you will get Chipolata wrapped in bacon. These are … Continue reading

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Coconut Chocolate Macaroons

  I always loved coconut macaroons. As a kid whenever we went to Carrefour which was not so common because mom mainly did her shopping from the local Indian stores… I would without fail pick up one box of macaroons. Mom … Continue reading

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