Category Archives: Lakshmi Nair recipes

Yellow/Manja payasam

Ingredients:- Basmathi rice – 1 cup Ghee – 1 tbsp. + 1 tbsp.; divided Saffron – 1/2 tsp. Boiling water – 4 cups Sugar – 1 cup (approx.) Sweetened condensed milk – 1 tin/400 grams Elaichi powder – 1/2 tsp. … Continue reading

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Tomato and Garlic Ozhichucurry

Ingredients:- Tomato – 3 cups, fienbly chopped Onion – 2 numbers, medium, finely chopped Water – 3 cups Turmeric powder – 1/2 tsp. Red chilly powder – 3/4 level tsp. Salt to taste coconut oil – 2 tbsps. Mustard seeds … Continue reading

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No bake Vanilla Custard pudding

Ingredients:- Whole milk – 2 cups + 1/2 cup; divided Sugar – 7-8 heaping tbsps. Salt – a pinch Custard powder – 2 heaping tbsps. Vanilla essence – 2 tsps. Fresh cream/ Heavy whipping cream – 1 cup Gelatin – 1 tbsp. … Continue reading

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Thakkali/ Tomato Payasam

Ingredients:- Tomato – 2.5 cups, chopped Water – 1/4 cup Unnakkalari/ Broken matta rice – 3/4 cup Boiling water – 3.5 cups Sugar – 1.5 cups Ghee – 1 tsp. + 1 tbsp.+ 1 tbsp.; divided Thin coconut milk/randaampaal – … Continue reading

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Easy Rava ladoo

Ingredients:- Rava/Semoliona – 1 cup ghee – 3 tbsps. Cashews – 2 tbsps., chopped Powdered sugar – 3/4 cup Cardamom powder – 3/4 tsp. Milk – 2 tbsps. or as needed Method:- Heat 3 tbsps. of ghee in a broad … Continue reading

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Fresh Strawberry and custard layered pudding

Ingredients:- For the cake batter:- Plain flour – 1.5 cups Baking powder – 2.5 tsps. Salt – a pinch Butter – 125 grams, softened Powdered sugar – 1 cup Eggs – 3 numbers, medium Vanilla essence – 1.5 tsps. Evaporated … Continue reading

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Tomato egg masala rice

Ingredients :- Kaima Rice – 1.5 cups Ghee – 1 tbsp. Sunflower / gingelly oil – 2 tbsps. Cinnamon – 1″ piece Cloves – 3 numbers Cardamom – 3 numbers Curry leaves – a few Onion – 2 medium, finely chopped … Continue reading

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Layered crunchy oats and chocolate squares

Ingredients:- For the base layer:- Old fashioned rolled oats – 1 cup Brown sugar – 3/4 cup + 2 tbsps.; packed Salt – a pinch Plain flour – 1/2 cup Baking soda – 1/4 tsp. Melted butter – 80 grams … Continue reading

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Ragi-Semiya payasam

Ingredients:- Broken wheat vermicelli/ Semiya – 1 cup Water – 3 cups + 2.5 cups; divided Low fat milk -2.5 cups Sugar – 1 cup Ragi powder – 2 heaping tbsps. Full fat milk powder – 6 heaping tbsps. Sweet condensed … Continue reading

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Easy Lemon chicken

Ingredients:- Chicken – 500 grams, breasts, cut into small cubes Garlic – 6 big cloves Ginger – 1 tbsp. Greenchilly – 6 numbers Turmeric powder -3/4 tsp. Salt – 1 tsp or to taste Butter – 25 grams Lemon juice … Continue reading

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