Soft Idiyappam with kozhukattai flour

An all-time favorite and fantastic dinner served with vegetable, chicken stew, or sweetened coconut milk in south India, known as nool-appam or nool-puttu. Soft idiyappam can be made with kozhukattai flour since rice is the base, regular old rice is the smart choice for making the dough, or store-bought kozhukattai flour of best brands like Anil Kozhukattai flour or rice flour easily available can be used, roasting the flour aids in absorbing more water while kneading is the secret for soft fluffy strings. Preparation time: 20mins Cook time 15mins Total

10 REASONS TO ADD THIS SUPER SEED INTO YOUR DIET

India ranks number one in the production of Ragi known as finger millet contributing 58% of global production, a whole and gluten-free grain grown without pesticides. Packed with minerals, calcium, carbs and vitamin-D, amino acids, regular consumption will prevent malnutrition, Depression, insomnia, degenerative diseases, and premature aging. A fiber-rich diet that aids the development of a sound mind and body. Ragi can be soaked, sprouted and milled into flour for healthy traditional and a nutritious alternative breakfast, one or two helpings of ragi is safe to consume every day. Ragi

Lemon vermicelli for a light lunch

A little effort lemon vermicelli bath as lunch is a simple experiment which could reveal your personality,  psychologically introvert people react more to the taste and color of a lemon and dishes made out of them if you are an introvert the mere thought of lemon and its smell makes you salivate.  Yellow is the color that stimulates taste buds, effective at grabbing attention, evokes appetite. In this world of fast foods, one may not find time to try out and experiment different recipes, but there are few simple and

VERMICELLI KHEER FOR BABIES

1+year toddlers and kids Let your baby be more adjustable to semi liquids & semi-solids. Vermicelli is made of the wheat it is rich in dietary fibers and carbohydrates. Make sure that you give the amount of water for your babies after 40mins of the meal. Take care. Delicious quick dessert Recipe Cuisine: Indian Recipe Category: Dessert Prep time: 5mins Cook time: 15mins Total time: 20mins Ingredients • Vermicelli 1/2 cup • Water 1.5 cup • Milk 1.5 cup • Jaggery 1/2 cup • Cardamom 1 • Cashews 5 •

PACHAI PAYARU KOZHUKATTAI RECIPE

Preparation Time Recipe cuisine: Indian, Recipe category: snack Prep time: 20mins Cook time: 25mins Relishing sweet Green Moong dal dumpling Ingredients Green Moong -1/4 cup Jaggery powder- 3/4 cup Coconut grated1-/2 cup Cardamom- 2 Kozhukattai flour- 3/4 cup Salt- as need Sesame oil or ghee- 2 tsp Water Preparation Wash and soak the green Moong overnight Drain the water and pressure cook with 3/4 cup of water for 4 whistles Mash the cooked Moong well in a heavy bottomed pan Heat the mashed Moong with Jaggery As the Jaggery melts

2 CUPS OF KAMBU KOOZH A DAY / TAMILAR KOOZH PEARL MILLET PROBIOTIC PORRIDGE

Kambukoozh is an ancient Vegetarian recipe, a drink mentioned in Sangam literature as healthy traditional breakfast or lunch. A rich in fiber, high in iron, calcium and vitamin B- Complex packed semi-solid porridge, filled with essential nutrients, proteins can give a sour tang flavor if fermented and consumed by adding water, buttermilk, onion, curry leaves and coriander leaves served with side dishes like green chilies, pickles, spiced mango or dry fish gravy. The microbes present in the cool demonstrated to be probiotic in nature, such micro-organisms provide health benefits when

Anil’s Addictive Offer – Kozhukattai Flour

Anil foods exotic nutrient filled Kozhukattai flour is the perfect choice for a whiter, softer, outer shelled kozhukattai that will melt your heart. With such a delicious, nourishing and sacred snack celebrate this festival and spread your love, a simple to prepare the dish, a tasty distinct treat to which anyone will get healthily addicted.   Grab this wonderful festive offer from Anil foods, with every Anil kozhukattai 500gm flour pack you will get an interesting and exotic collection of 108 kozhukattai recipes in the form of a booklet, and a

SALT / THE TASTE OF LIFE

“Salt is born of the purest parents the sun and the sea” -Pythagoras One natural taste, the taste, and necessity of life, its presence is not felt but its absence makes all foods tasteless. A natural cure used since ancient times in all historic communities to pre-historic culture as a seasoning, condiment, preservative a disinfectant, deodorizer, stabilizer of soil for construction, softener, a component of the ceremonial offering, a unit of exchange, and a symbol of friendship. It is estimated that there are 14,000 different uses of salt. Salty flavor

KOZHUKATTAI / MODAK: SWEET DUMPLING

Kozhukattai Dates Back To Mahabharata An ancient South Indian sweet dumpling traditionally associated with Lord Ganesh, A special occasion offering and a healthy sweet snack made out of roasted rice flour, stuffed with grated coconut, Jaggery, dal, ghee & cardamom, can be steamed and fried into various shapes and flavors. It’s a hot traditional pack of nutrients, proteins, carbohydrates, and dietary fibers. Similar to Tibetan Momos, Kozhukattai is an exotic appetizer which is also a simple snack to prepare, Helps to reduce weight and body cholesterol. The scripture declares Modaks

NOODLES – THE NOBLE NATAL OF FAST FOODS

Noodles Were Considered As a Luxury Food When Invented, One packet of noodles was about ten times the price of the present day. The most affordable instant food product today. Noodles the Best Invention Of 20th Century. 96 billion Servings Of Noodles Were Consumed Worldwide Every Year. The oldest popular meal. Health Benefits Of Traditional Noodles Yes, you read it right, “Benefits of noodles”, people today have been bombarded with health-conscious anxieties about this fast food culture, like going vegan, and organic eating has become a serious trend, however, you

#AnilFoodsFriendshipDay Gift Contest – Time to send your friend a Surprise Gift

This Friendship Day, show your friend how much you love and care. Every year, we celebrate Friendship Day on the first Sunday of August. This year falls on August 5. 2018. It is on this day of the year when we can honour the bond of friendship and remember the best moments together. It is celebrated all over the world in several different ways but the reason everywhere is the same – to commemorate a special relationship in our life, a friend. They deserve a special place and what can

Why We Should Eat Millets?

Millets are tiny grains that date back to the ancient East Asian Regions. It has been a staple food for many civilizations for over centuries. Some hold the opinion that Millets have their origin in North Africa and consumed since prehistoric times.  Millets are essentially seeds and generally referred to as grains because of its grain like consistency. They are referred to as `Siruthaniyam` meaning rich grains which can supersede the nutritional value of that of rice and wheat. The different kinds of millets are Ragi (Finger millet), Arke (Kodo

All–Time Favourite Tamarind Vermicelli

Tamarind Vermicelli is a delicious dish that is loved by most people across the regions of South India. It is a traditional dish cooked mainly during festivals, special occasions and parties. It tastes sour, spicy, hot and salty. The sight and aroma of this tangy preparation fills one with pleasant memories as it is cooked in many families when they all met with each other and enjoyed preparing this dish. When tamarind is mixed with rice it is called pulihora which is a common preparation of South Indian cuisine. If

Enjoy Tasty Lemon Varagu Vermicelli for Lunch

Lunch is the most important meal of the day. Being the main meal of the day, lunch should be healthy to provide the body with the maximum amount of nutrition. As the body tends to function most efficiently during the day and continues to spend energy until evening, it is best to ensure lunch is nutritious and tasty. A lunch packed with good nutrition will provide you with sufficient energy to refuel the body to perform various tasks for the rest of the day. Research says that those having a

How to Include Nutri-Rich Kambu Semiya for Your Lunch

In order to maintain energy, you need to consume healthy and nutritious food with sufficient calorie intake. When you eat a balanced meal, your body receives the fuel it requires to manage your energy levels. Lunch is in the middle of the day and eating a larger and nourishing meal for lunch can help the body stay energized throughout the day. To many, lunch is the biggest meal of the day over dinner. It’s important to have a nutritious lunch because the daily food habits at noon can offer several

Discover Best Ways to Cook Thinai Vermicelli

Foxtail millet is one of the oldest of all the cultivated millets. Foxtail Millets is not new to India. It was a staple diet among the people of ancient India. Foxtail Millets are very old that no wild plant of the species is known to exist today, according to archaeologists. Foxtail millet in Telugu is known as Korra or Korralu, Kangni in Hindi, Thinai in Tamil, Navane in Kannada and in Malayalam, it is Thina. Nutritive & Health Benefits of Thinai (Foxtail) Millet Foxtail millet is rich in dietary fibre,

Know the Incredible Wheat Vermicelli Benefits

There is a growing popularity among the consumers for traditional foods due to their health benefits, and wheat is one among them. Traditional foods like vermicelli are the expression of our Indian culture, history and life style. Wheat Vermicelli is a traditional product prepared by using whole or refined wheat flour. Hard dough is prepared, cold extruded and dried in the sun. In wheat vermicelli, wheat flour remains as the basic ingredient used. Addition of various other ingredients to it brings in other flavours. The shape of Vermicelli appears like

How to Enjoy Nutrient Rich Corn Vermicelli Breakfast

Breakfast is often described as an important meal for the day as it provides many benefits to our health and well-being. Having a healthy breakfast is a great way to start your day. Eating a nutritious breakfast refuels your body, replenishes your blood glucose levels, provides your body with the essential vitamins and minerals for proper growth, better immunity, bone strength and carbohydrate and protein metabolism.  It also uplifts your mood, improves concentration levels, helps maintain a healthy weight and fights fatigue. Breakfast is a great opportunity to consume nutritious

How to control Diabetes with Vitamin-Rich Varagu (Kodo Millet) Vermicelli

Diabetes has become a highly problematic and increasingly prevalent disease worldwide. Lifestyle and dietary regulation can have a great influence on life quality for those that suffer from diabetes. Millet has been shown to be potentially beneficial in the management of diabetes. Because they are digested more slowly than refined grains, which have been stripped of the germ and bran that cover the starchy endosperm, Millets maintain a lower glucose and insulin response in the body than refined grains. Regular consumption of millets helps avoid dangerous increase in blood sugar

Amazing Health Benefits of Finger Millet (Ragi)

Amazing Health Benefits of Finger Millet (Ragi)

Ragi or finger millet (Eleusine Coracana) is a well- known cereal that is highly nutritious but often ignored when it comes to including them in our daily diets. However, in Southern India, a generation ago, many were familiar with this millet and consumed it as a part of their daily diet. Ragi also known as Nachni is known for its nutritive and therapeutic value along with numerous health benefits. Ragi is considered one of the most nutritious cereals. It has different names in local languages. It is known as Ragi