Lauki Poori ~ A to Z Indian Pooris

Lauki Poori

Lauki Poori is a deep fried Indian Flatbread made with grated bottle gourd along with spices to make a delicious dish on its own. Bottle gourd is very healthy and this is one of the ways you can include in your diet. Bottle Gourd is called Sorakkai in Tamil, Sorakaya/Anapakaya in Telugu, Ghiya/ Lauki in […]

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Kadam Bhog | How to make Annakut Bhog

Kadam Bhog

Kadam Bhog is a delicious Khichdi made during the Diwali season with fresh winter crops. This is an offering to God as prasad. I adapted this recipe from here, where I got to know that it’s a dish from Rajasthan, where it is part of the festival known as Annakut. This dish is supposed to […]

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Sorakkai Saggubiyyam Payasam ~ Day 7

Sorakkai Saggubiyyam Payasam

Sorakkai Saggubiyyam Payasam or Lauki Sabudana Kheer is a delicious Indian Sweet made during Festivals. This is made with Lauki and Sago in a creamy milk base. For the Navratri  Day 7, I wanted to make another payasam and Amma suggested a halwa with Lauki. I said Lauki Halwa is already done. Then she talked […]

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Sorakaya Snack ~ Bottle Gourd Fries!

Thank you, friends, for indulging me. It’s been great fun reading all the answers. I know its very hard to guess the ingredient from the finished dish, so I thought a clue is very much needed. That’s why that clue that it belongs to the Gourd family! And two of them got it right, Jayashree […]

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