Recipes

Jack fruit/ Chakka Avial

Jack fruit/ Chakka Avial

Serves: 4

Time: 00:25 Hr

Difficulty: Medium

Chakka avial is a seasonal and more of a traditional delicacy of Kerala. The young, unripened jack fruit is used to make Chakka avial. For this I have used only jack fruit as the main […]

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Green Beans, Coconut Stir-Fry

Green Beans, Coconut Stir-Fry

Serves: 4

Time: 00:25 Hr

Difficulty: Medium

Green beans stir-fry with grated coconut is a quickie. Quickly saute the green beans with a tiny bit of Indian spices and finish it grated coconut. Tender, flexible green beans are a delight for Vegans.Very […]

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Banana Blossom Thoran

Banana Blossom Thoran

Why to discard banana flowers? How about a thoran made of banana flower? I am sure, some of you might take this by surprise! Almost all parts of banana tree is used, and the flower […]

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Chembu Kadukuvaruthathu / Tempered Colaccacia

Chembu Kadukuvaruthathu / Tempered Colaccacia

This dish does not feature that frequently in every households of Kerala. I just love this dish because of it’s so easy to make and, yet it’s so tasty- you just need to boil the […]

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Chammanthi curry

Chammanthi curry

A classical accompaniment for Dosa and Idli. There are so many variations of Chammanthi available. The recipe I am sharing right now is one among them, I will post the other varieties also soon in […]

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Rasam- A Mighty Indian Soup

Rasam- A Mighty Indian Soup

Serves: 4

Time: 00:25 Hrs

Difficulty: Easy

At home, rasam has almost been  a daily affair-a simple soup, very easy to make and feels light on the stomach. I just love to have rasam with rice or even as a soup itself. […]

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Kadala / Chick peas Curry

Kadala / Chick peas Curry

Puttu and Kadala curry is my favorite breakfast combo. We make two versions of kadala curry; semi-dry and saucy. For breakfast I prefer saucy kadala curry, and for lunch and dinner the spicy, semi-dry kadala […]

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Kanava / Squid Fry

Kanava / Squid Fry

Kanava or squid is not as common as many other fishes in Kerala. Well, I meant to say ‘not always available ‘. I am sharing a special recipe of kanava fry with  you all, as […]

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Koorka Mezhukkupuartti

Koorka Mezhukkupuartti

Koorka, Chinese potato dishes are so yummy. When I saw koorka in the vegetable market for very first time, I had no clue of how it would be tasting like! One day my sister made […]

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Chakka / Jackfruit Erussery

Chakka / Jackfruit Erussery

Erussery- this semi-thick delicacy is a spectacular vegetarian dish is known for it’s  distinct flavor.It’s a dish of special occasions, but made it to the hearts of millions of Keraliates and they make erussery whenever […]

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