Nendran Banana Halwa | Nendra Balehannina Halwa Recipe

Nendran Banana Halwa

Wish you all a very HAPPY DIWALI 2014...  I wish this festival of lights illuminate your lives with happiness and prosperity.  From the bottom of my heart I send the wishes to all readers of udupi-recipes.com which exists just BECAUSE OF YOU. Dark colored, soft, glossy looking Nendran banana halwa recipe is the last post that ...

Butter Murukku | Benne Chakkuli Recipe | Diwali Snacks

Butter murukku ready

Butter murukku, a soft yet crunchy, melt in mouth textured with beautiful spikes is sitting nice and pretty on my plate this evening, and with that I am very very excited to celebrate Diwali next week. October month was a crazy one for Udupi recipes kitchen in making day to day cooking along with some elaborate ...

Badam Burfi | Almond Burfi Recipe (No milk, No ghee) | Diwali Sweets

Badam burfi ready

Let me read your mind, You're in love with these buttery soft Burfi segments. Yes..Yes..You are. Let me read your mind again, You are scared off making these cute little pieces the traditional way which would involve soaking, grinding almonds and checking consistency. Making sugar syrup of right consistency would bother you if you are a ...

Aval Mixture | Poha Chivda | Poha Mixture Recipe

aval-mixture

I have made this Aval mixture from memory, my memory of watching my father making large batch of them to sell everyday in the Hotel. Yes, my one cup of thick poha plus little over a cup of plain sev feels like tiny mouse in front of large mammoth of mixture made by my father. ...

Plain Sev Recipe | Omapodi Recipe | Diwali Snacks

plain sev

Plain sev, crisp string kind of addictive snack that all foodies love as topping on chats.  I feel this one as something simple and foolproof recipe.  I have grown up watching my father making these tiny, crisp plain sev in a semi dark kitchen of a small Udupi hotel.  I would just grab a handful ...

Badam Puri | Badam Puri Recipe | Diwali Sweet

Badam Puri

A wedding is a great event in everyone's life.  In India it is done with great deal of ceremony.  If you look at Indian history many battles have been fought for the sake of marriage. People have always spent lot of money and effort on these. The amount of money spent sometimes constitutes the entire ...

Cucumber Fritters | Cucumber Vadai Recipe

cucumber fritters

Food blogging has reared some new interests in me, which I never knew existed before, like photography. I just used to appreciate and love beautifully photographed pictures before.  I never bothered  about the technicalities associated with photography. Seriously!!!! Now I have no option but to learn photography everyday.  It's the incredible shot of food that ...