Kerala Kaada Roast / Quail Roast

Quails are small birds, the meat of quail is very healthy and tasty. Quail eggs are much richer in vitamin B2, iron, potassium, calcium and phosphorus than chicken eggs. There is even a saying in Kerala that 1/2 quail is equal to 1000 chickens. I have tried preparing quails only 2-3 times that too in festive…

Cucumber Lemonade

Summer is about to start and we will be finding different ways of cooling mind as well as body. To avoid dehydration, have plenty of water and juices. Cucumber is a coolant veggie, you can consume it in the form of juice or as such. It is very good for your skin also. Drinking plain…

Avocado Milkshake

Have you noticed any difference between smoothie and milkshake? There is no bigger difference in the ingredients used in both. Some of the differences are, milkshakes are diary based, it is a combination of milk/ ice cream and fruits. whereas smoothies are fruit blended beverages with a base of yogurt, milk or fruit juices. Smoothies…

Sugar Factory, Dubai Festival City

A wonderful place to dine in the festival city mall. It looks very attractive (with lot of candies, not only for kids) from outside. American, Italian cuisines you can try out from here that too deliciously. The popular food items are waffles, brownies, pizza, pasta… I really liked the ambiance and interiors of this place….

White Sauce Pasta

Pasta in white sauce is actually a basic pasta recipe. It is very easy to prepare, only we have to make the white sauce along with cooking pasta. Here I have used penne pasta, but you can make it with any pasta/spaghetti. If your kids like pasta, you can definitely try out this for them….

Cucumber Raita

Cucumber raita is an easy an quick side dish you can serve with biriyani as well as pulao. I have used only cucumber in this recipe, but you can add on tomatoes and onion to serve it as a salad. It is a refreshing , cooling and healthy dish you can prepare with very minimum…

Butter Cake

A simple and plain cake, yet tasty and delicious. Here I made it with small quantity, so I have used the loaf pan. Only the basic ingredients are used to bake this cake. You can add on chocolate sauce  or fruit toppings as per your choice. Ingredients All purpose flour – 1 cup Baking powder…

Pineapple Upside Down Cake

This was my first try on this yummy and delicious cake. Even though I couldn’t make all the cherries in the proper shape, it was really tasty. The cherries in the side got melted in the cake. The idea is that you have to layer the pineapple slices in the baking pan first, on top…