Sesame seed Payasam

Sesame seed Payasam /Ellu Payasam/Sweet Kheer: South Indian Main meal consists of a wonderful combination of tastes to treat our taste buds, tastes are more or less balanced with 6 tastes know as “Arusuvai” in Tamil (Salt, Spicy, Sour, Sweet Tangy, and Bitter). Payasam is a sweet served to make the meal very special in…

Coconut Kheer

Coconut Kheer : A very simple recipe to make in minutes to serve Kheer lovers. We used to travel to a specific place where this Coconut Kheer was made deliciously to have as a special drink, to treat our friends often. Coconut Kheer takes away the place of Tea and Cofee!!! This inspired me to…

Oats Kheer/ Payasam

Oats Kheer/ Payasam: Serving Payasam or Kheer after the meal is our traditional practice, most of us search for some sweets after our meal, to enjoy the feel of a complete meal. Especially sweets are served in our feast, with fried papad gives a peculiar taste. We might have tried with regular payasam for Pooja…

Mango Dessert

Mango Dessert: Treat with mango !!!!! Sweet is served after every meal as a special treat, which satisfies the whole meal. Naturally, Mango has the wonderful taste liked by all. Varieties of sweets, desserts and puddings are prepared to feed in different style. Here Mango is used to enhance the taste of dessert by its…

Pumpkin kheer

Pumpkin kheer: Ramadan special Pumpkin kheer, Rich and creamy with crunchy nuts, flavoured with elaichi and saffron makes the dessert great in taste to enjoy ramadan. During the month of Ramadan, most Muslims fast from dawn to sunset with no food or water. Before sunrise many Muslims have the Suhur or predawn meal. At sunset families…

Moong Dal and Broken Wheat Payasam

Moong Dal and Broken Wheat Payasam (Kheer): Time to celebrate double century,its not runs achieved in world cup,its our achievement in posting recipes in this blog Chettinadcookbook.org.This sweet Payasam recipe is a special treat for all of my readers and followers. A simple iron rich Payasam was considered as a treat, something for a special…

Wheat rava payasam

Wheat rava payasam: We have lots and lots of Payasam variety for sweet lovers, this is one of my favourite Payasam made out of broken wheat,Jaggery and milk, instead of using sugar in payasam I prefer jaggery which is comparatively good for health.This consumes less preparation time we can make this for neivedyam in few…

kavunarisi Payasam

  Kavuni Arisi Payasam: Black Glutinous rice, This will be in attractive purple colour. Ingredients: Kavuni Arisi – 1/4 cup (soaked for about 4 to5 hours) Water – 2 cups Milk – 1 litre Sugar – 1 cup Milkmaid – 1/4 cup (optional) or Thick Coconut Milk – 1 cup Method: 1) Coarse Grind soaked…