Sweet Snacks

Food, Ramadan/ Iftar Recipes, Snacks, Sweet Snacks

Dates Vada

Ingredients: 1 cup dates, finely chopped 2 cups rava/ semolina 2 eggs 3-4 tbsp sugar few cashew nuts, chopped oil for frying Preparation: In a bowl, beat the eggs well. Add rava, sugar, chopped dates and cashew nuts to the beaten eggs, mix well and make a thick batter. Make vada’s with this batter and […]

Food, Ramadan/ Iftar Recipes, Snacks, Sweet Snacks

Banana Fingers

Ingredients: 2 big ripe bananas, nendrapazham 1 cup grated coconut 2 tbsp cashew nuts, chopped 2 tbsp raisins 1 cup plain flour/ maida 2 tbsp sugar a pinch baking soda oil for frying Preparation: Cut the bananas into pieces and steam cook until it turns soft. Remove its skin and mash well. Mix the mashed […]

Food, Ramadan/ Iftar Recipes, Snacks, Sweet Snacks

Coin Banana Fry

Ingredients: 2 ripe bananas/ Nendrapazham 1/2 cup maida/ plain flour 1/4 cup cornflour 1 egg a pinch of baking soda a pinch of turmeric powder 2 tsp sugar Preparation: In a bowl, add plain flour, cornflour, baking soda, turmeric powder, sugar, egg and little water (if needed) and make a batter of coating consistency and […]

Food, Malabar Recipes, Snacks, Sweet Snacks


           Poriyappam is a snack usually prepared during Eid. It can be stored in a container and will last for few days. Ingredients: 1/4 kg Pori/ Puffed Rice 3/4 kg jaggery 3-4 cups of grated coconut 1 cup raw rice/ pachari 1 egg salt oil Preparation:  Soak the raw rice in water for 2-3 hours.  […]