Category Archives: Snacks

Oats adai or oats and lentils pancake recipe – healthy breakfast recipes – oats recipes

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Oats adai is a nutritious breakfast dish made with oats.  Oats is rich in proteins and fibre and so makes up for a healthy breakfast recipe.  Traditionally, adai is prepared with rice and lentils.  But in this recipe, rice is replaced by oats and hence can be had even  by people who are diabetic and

Sev puri recipe – how to make Mumbai sev puri recipe

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Sev puri is delicious Indian street food snack and is a type of chaat dish.  This recipe originates from Mumbai.  I am a big fan of all chaat recipes especially sev puri and dahi batata sev puri.   pav bhaji, pani puri, misal pav, bhel puri are other chaat dishes which are very popular in Mumbai.  This

Chocolate cookies recipe – how to make eggless chocolate cookies recipe

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Eggless chocolate cookies recipe is a delicious and tasty cookie which is prepared eggless with all purpose flour, cocoa powder, dark chocolate pieces and sugar.  You can also add choco chips instead of dark chocolate pieces  They make up for a nice teatime snack or evening snack.  These cookies can also served as a lunchtime snack for kids.  Crisp

Eggless chocolate cake recipe

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Eggless chocolate cake is a simple, easy and tasty cake recipe made with all purpose flour, cocoa powder, butter and condensed milk.  I have used butter in this recipe.  You can also use oil instead of butter for a vegan version of cake.  This delicious is eggless and hence can be enjoyed by the vegetarians too. 

Poha cutlet recipe or avalakki/aval cutlet recipe – easy snacks recipe

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Poha cutlet or avalakki cutlet or aval cutlet is a delicious tea-time snack that can be prepared quickly at home with the ingredients easily available at home.  It makes up for a great snack for kids as a nice tea-time or evening snack.  Cashewnuts added to the cutlet gives a nice cruncy and nutty taste.  You can also

Potato chakli or murukku recipe – Diwali snacks recipe

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Potato chakli or murukku is a easy and quick recipe made from rice flour and potato.    It makes up for a good Diwali snack or even for teatime.  If you want to try something different from the usual murukku recipes, you can try this murukku/chakli with potato flavour.  I am sure you will love

Poha chivda or chiwda (spicy flattened rice) recipe – Diwali snacks recipe

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Poha chivda or chiwda is a spicy mixture made from thick poha and dry fruits which is deep fried and mixed with spices.  It is a savory snack which is easy to make.  Poha chiwda is mostly prepared during diwali festival as a part of diwali snacks.  It can be also had as a tea-time

Moong dal sundal recipe – Navratri sundal recipes

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Moong dal sundal or pasiparuppu sundal is a very easy and simple sundal recipe prepared with yellow moong dal.  It is also healthy due to protein rich moong dal used in the recipe.  Moong dal sundal can be made instantly and a perfect sundal recipe for Navratri festival.  This sundal recipe is not ony healthy

Rajma sundal recipe – Navaratri/navratri sundal recipes

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Rajma/kidney beans sundal is a south indian dish made with kidney beans/rajma, mild spices, green chillies, curry leaves and garnished with grated coconut.  It is a easy to make and delicious snack which is offered as prasadam/neivadyam during Navrathri festival.  Rajma sundal is not only quick to prepare but also very healthy too.  Other varieties of

Masala paniyaram or paddu or kuzhi paniyaram recipe – snacks recipe

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Paddu or kuzhi paniyaram or masala paniyaram is a popular south indian snack recipe made with idli batter and mild spices mixed to it. They are spiced dumplings  which are crisp outside but soft from inside.  You can have this as a breakfast dish or as a light evening snack.  Kuzhi paniyaram can be prepared quickly