Monthly Archives: August 2009

Modakam ( Dumplings)

On the occassion on Ganesh Chaturthi, I decided to offer Modakam to Lord Ganesha as Naivedyam. I like it sooo mch and it came out well also. But as i am fasting today.. I couldn’t taste it 🙁 Ingredients: For the filling mix all the following ingredients : • 2 Cup shredded fresh coconut • 1/2 Cup mixture of unsalted pistachios and cashews • 1/2 Pinch of cardamom powder • 1/2 Cup milk powder • 1 Cup sugar For the outer cover • 1 Cup Continue reading →

Jeera Aloo

Friday we went to one Indian restaurant. Wise to I dont go for veg appetizer 😉 , but when I saw this yummy Jeera Aloo..I was tempted to eat it. N believe me..it was truly awesome. After coming home I told my roomie and I was so much in love wid that aloo, that I thought to give it a try for her.. Ingredients: • 2 Potatotes (boiled, peeled and chopped) • 1/2 tsp Chilli Powder • 1/2 tsp Chat Masala • 1 tsp Cumin Continue reading →