Sattur Kara Sevu
As famous as the Tirunelveli is for halwa, so is the sevu prepared in Sattur. The Sattur Sevu is a great traditional snack that is now available online! Sattur is the native for ever tasty world famous snack "Kara Sevu" which is a good combination with tea and even as a side dish for food. The spicy snack is very common in the southern districts of Tamil Nadu but is indigenous to Sattur. The Sattur Sevu is a close cousin of the bhujiya, a thicker version though.Unlike in other places where channa dal (besan) is the main ingredient to make kara sevu dough, here rice flour is mixed with channa dal.
Palkova is a Delicious sweet made from Milk and Sugar. It is prepared by pouring lots of milk in the span and condensing it by boiling on a slow fire, to which sugar is added towards the end. The Fresh and good quality Palkova is famous in the Srivilliputhur, which is 60 kms south of Madurai.