Nungu Nannari Sorbet

Nungu Nannari Sorbet is a delicious summer drink, made with the best of the summer produce. I was able to get tender nungu seeds, that were silky and soft. The water was so sweet as well. The seeds were soft, so I had to scoop into it and remove the flesh. We always have Nannari Syrup […]

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Mango Lemonade ~ Summer Cooler

Mango Lemonade is an interesting blend of mangoes and lemon juice that makes a filling breakfast to start your day and a great summer cooler. While I mostly enjoy eating the mangoes as such, other than eating with curd rice, I felt I should really make an effort to try out all those different drinks […]

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Kiwi Cooler | Kiwi Punch ~ Summer Cooler

Kiwi Cooler or Kiwi Punch is yet another drink you can try as a Summer Cooler. We had a similarly named drink couple of years back when we dined there. That Kiwi cooler, was bright green in colour and was thin with no seeds in it. I suspect they used the kiwi essence or extract […]

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Iced Coffee with Chocolate Ice Cream

Iced Coffee with Chocolate Ice Cream, topped with chocolate sauce and chocolate sprinkles, makes a wonderful Summer Cooler. This drink is just the one you would want to indulge in this hot weather. With the kids being at home for their summer vacation, they are off to their activities. Konda is going for her Badminton […]

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Nannari Sarbath | Nannari Lemonade

For the final day of the second week under Summer Coolers, I have one of our favorite summer drinks, the Nannari Sarbath. I was introduced to this drink some years back when we started getting the syrup from Andhra. My FIL when he visits us makes a point to get us a cart full of […]

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Tropical Fruit Parfait ~ Easy Desserts

For the second day of Summer Coolers, I wanted to make a simple Tropical Fruits Parfait. I ended up getting all the fruits twice to make this simple dessert. The first time I got all the fruits, something came up and I couldn’t make it. Second time ended up the same, somehow I managed to […]

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Mango Custard | How to make Creamy Mango Custard

For the second day of Creamy food, bringing you the seasonal special with Mangoes. Its been a hectic day and we are preparing for Konda’s birthday. With kids at home, we are planning for a small gathering with family for the cake cutting. Enjoy this delicious dessert all chilled and served with mango pieces! Sending […]

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Biyyam Vadiyalu | Homemade Rice Papad

Growing up, summers always meant and associated with couple of things. Like Vadiyalu or homemade vadiyalu, ice creams, milkshakes etc. Especially when I was in school, and we used to live in colonies where we had access to lot of space and loads of sunshine. We always had terrace and Amma always used to make […]

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Mango Pickle – Andhra Style

We are starting the June Edition of BM which is the 41st Edition. Can’t believe we are already on our sixth month and we are marching so fast towards the editions, day after day. I will be doing the first week with Summer Special. What’s more summer than making pickles and Vadams for us in […]

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