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Coconut Onion Samosa

coconut onion samosa

Coconut Onion Samosa – Ingredients for Stuffing: Coconut: (grated)  1 cup Finely chopped onion: 1 cup Chopped and crushed green chillies: 5 Greated and crushed ginger: 2″ Jaggery: 1/2 tsp Tamarind powder: 1/2 tsp Salt: 1/2 tsp. Ingredients for dough: Enriched Flour: 1 cup Hot Oil: 1tbsp Salt: 1/4 tsp Turmeric: A pinch. Method Of…

Roasted Chana/Garbanzo Beans

roasted chana

Easy // Baked snack // Protein // Nutritious // Healthy // To Go. This is one of my favorite snacks, they are healthy, crunchy, easy to make. Does anyone require more reasons to fall in love with this one… oh ya you can play around with this recipe. The oven roasted chana is like boiled…

Sabudaana Mixture

sabudaana mixture

Rains are back again here in Bangalore! Cravings for namkeen is all time high. Guilt of bad calories act as restraints. So, decided to make namkeens in the air fryer. Was worried about the outcome. But came out chatpata and crispy. Absolutely, no guilt snack in Sabudaana Mixture. The snack is famously sold as Nylon…

Jackfruit Cookies

jackfruit cookies

I had some last year’s units of jackfruit in my freezer. Wanted to finish it before this year’s season begins. After Jackfruit idli, payas, jackfruit ice cream, I thought why not jackfruit cookies  🙂 Jackfruit Cookies Ingredients All purpose flour: 1 and 1/2 cups Milk powder: ½ cup Ghee: 2/3 cup Milk: 3 tbsp Sugar:…

Yummy Dry Roasted Chivda/Indian Trail Mix!

dry roasted chivda

Poha has always been a yummy snack that was always made at my home. It’s one of those quick snacks that is generally had with tea. Mostly made on Diwali and other festivals, poha or chivda as we call it holds a nostalgic smell in my mind. My mom made this the healthy way, which…

Medu Vada and Dahi Vada!

Medu Vada

Medu Vada: Ingredients: Urad dhal: 2 cups presoaked for 2 hours and drained Green chillies: 3 Curry leaves torn: 2 twigs Pepper: 1/2 tsp crushed Hing: 1/2 tsp Salt as per taste Finely chopped coconut: 2 tsp Rice powder: 2 tsp Water: 2 tbsp Method Of Preparation: Grind the presoaked Urad dhal with as little…

Raw Jack Fruit Kebab/After-School Snack.

Raw Jack Fruit Kebab

Raw Jack Fruit Kebab Ingredients: Raw Jack fruit: 1 cup Green peas: 1/2 cup Corn flour: 3 to 4 tbsp Bread crumbs: 3 tbsp Dalia powder (coarse): 2 tbsp Garam Masala: 1/2 tsp Red chilli powder: 1/2 tsp Turmeric: 1/2 tsp Onion Garlic powder: 1/2 tsp Salt Green chillies: 1 Coriander and Mint leaves: A small…

Yummy After School Snack: Aloo Tikkis

Aloo Tikkis

Kid friendly//Easy//Healthy//After School Snack//Freeze for later.  Kids come home after a long school day and I prefer to give them something filling once they are back home. They don’t like to eat anything heavy since they feel very full when they go for after school activities. Today’s aloo tikkis are a perfect choice and you…

Nankhatai – The earthquake ridden Indian Cookies!!


Let’s start the recipe after the story of how Nankhatai originated!!:) Apparently, Nankhatai originated in an Iranian bakery 400 yrs ago in Surat, India. The shop used to originally sell Naans and Iranian breads and roti. With the demand dwindling down, the owner innovated a teatime snack (khatai) made from Naan dough and that became…


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