Seekarane / Rasayana is one of the easiest, tastiest sweet in the world. As most of the dishes this Rasayana can also be prepared in many different ways. Major difference between north and south Karnataka is, the use of coconut. Adding the coconut milk enhances the taste of the seekarane. Milk reduces the heating effect of Mango. Rasayana will be good with Rasapoori Mango, but any mango will be fine.
Karjura/Dates are the best iron rich dry fruit. Using dates we have Dates Ladoo, and here is another healthy recipe Kheer/Payasa. India has lots of festivals and we will prepare the Payasam to offer to god. Making varieties of kheer will be more interesting eat and to even prepare. This Kharjur payasa is an addition to others like Gasagase payasa, Shavige Payasa, Jackfruit payasa..
Badam Burfi can prepared in many different ways. Traditionally we make the burfi with grinding the badam/Almonds with milk and takes about an hour to do it. With the aroma of kesari/saffron the taste of this badami burfi is heavenly :) I am making the burfi traditional way, though it takes long time to make, it tastes really good. It is worth all the effort.
As I already said, kashaya is an ayurvedic health drink. It is not only healthy but tastes awesome too! With the Kashaya powder ready, here is the recipe to make kashaya.