Category Archives: Festive Food Contest

Diwali Special Bakshanam – Quick-fire (ribbon pakkodam) Savoury Crackers

Ribbon Pakoda

Its been a long time since I contributed to IMC and a lot has changed, and am so glad to see how far IMC has come 🙂 Proud proud! This Diwali, like always, there was debate on what to make at home, what to buy, low-calorie/ diet sweets/ healthy snack etc. Finally I decided to go ahead…

Festive Food : Sajappa (Stuffed Sweet Puris)

The first time I’d encountered ‘sajappa‘ was at the husband’s place – it is a deep fried sweet made in Mysore and Bangalore side for festivals. On principal, it could be broadly similar to the ‘gujhiya’ or ‘ghugra’ or ‘karanji’ or ‘karjikayi’ – yes I am talking about those moon shaped stuffed dumplings with dough.…