Appam (Sweet Vella Appam)

A common preparation during festivals, this deep fried Appam is an authentic South Indian sweet! ๐Ÿ™‚

Sweet Vella Appam Recipe

Disclaimer: I do not like Sweet Appam as much as a brownie. But I know so many people who love this South Indian sweet that I felt obligated to post this recipe – And FYI, I didn’t make this Appam – Mom did. ๐Ÿ˜€

This is made with Rice, Jaggery and a few additional ingredients and is actually really simple to make. You can deep fry (like I did) or use a special pan with grooves in it (called Appam pan or Appa-Chatti or Paniyaram pan) to just shallow fry them. (more…)

Chocolate covered Pretzels

Chocolate covered Pretzels… cutest treat ever!

chocolate covered pretzels | Chocolate dipped pretzel bites recipe

Aren’t these lovely?

I found these edible decorations recently. Sprinkles, Christmas trees, Edible balls….

And I went crazy dipping these Pretzels in Chocolate and covering them with a load of sprinkles!

Speaking of sprinkles, I’m in love with them! They just make food look so bright and chirpy! ๐Ÿ˜€ Am I right or what?

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Lemon Posset

Lemon Posset may be the easiest citrus treat you’ll ever make and love!

Lemon Posset Recipe

And I’m saying this despite having a super simple Lemon Ice Granita recipe under my belt. So you can imagine just how easy this is. The Lemon Posset recipe usesย  just 3 (or 4) ingredients, takes less than 5 minutes of your cooking time and gives you a tangy pudding like dessert that you will attack within minutes of removing from the fridge! (more…)