• moong dal halwa
    Desserts

    Moong Dal Halwa (Sweet made from Yellow Lentils)

    Moong dal halwa is a very healthy recipe for Indian sweets but yes, it contains sugar. However, sugar can be adjusted to taste. But when it’s come to halwa even I don’t mind having few teaspoons more. In India, this is mostly made on festivals and special occasions like wedding. Moong dal halwa is made with mainly three ingredients one is Moong dal (Split Yellow Lentil) which looks like this, The second ingredient is ghee (clarified butter) and sugar. Apart from these ingredients, there are a few but important ingredients which I’ll share in the recipe. And apart from this, you must know it takes lots of stirring, stirring and stirring. Means a…

  • pudina semiya
    Breakfast

    Pudina Semiya (Vermicelli in Mint Sauce)

    This recipe is inspired by Pudina Shavige or Semiya Upma which belongs to Karnataka (State in Southern India) cuisine. The recipe is mostly the same but I removed major ingredients like curry leaves and urad dal (of course, without spoiling the taste) from the main recipe. So I didn’t use the traditional name. Also, I want it to make it convenient to cook with basic ingredients for people from all over the world. The best thing about this recipe is that I am not going to use any dry spice in it. Therefore it’s good for breakfast time when you shouldn’t take too spicy food. You can have it with your favourite chutney…