Malabar Fish Curry with Coconut Tamarind and Tomato

malabar fish curry with coconut tomato and tamarind

Malabar Fish Curry with Coconut Tamarind and Tomato   Kerala is known for its delicious fish and seafood. There are so many varieties of fish curry that are so very delicious. While in many curries, ‘kudampuli’ or gambooge is used, in Continue reading


Kozhi Ada | Mini Fried Chicken Dumplings

kozhi ada recipe

Kozhi Ada | Mini Fried Chicken Dumplings   Hi everyone! Let me take this opportunity to wish you all a very HAPPY NEW YEAR. Thank you to all my blog readers who sent in comments and wishes.. I have been Continue reading


Vanpayar Ularthiyathu | Brown Bean and Shallots Mash

Vanpayar Ularthiyathu

Vanpayar Ularthiyathu | Brown Bean and Shallots Mash Vanpayar Ularthiyathu is the classic Kerala comfort food. The ‘brown beans’ (red cow peas / red gram / ‘red chawli’) are a brownish version of the ‘green bean’ or whole ‘mung dal’. Continue reading


Fish Roe Fry | Kerala Palinjeen Fry

fish roe fry

Fish Roe Fry | Kerala ‘Palinjeen’ Fry Fish Roe Fry is a favorite in our house. Whenever I get good fish roe (Fish Eggs), I usually prepare it in this way. Both female fish roe (Hard Roe) and male fish roe (Soft Continue reading


Nadan Varal Curry | Bral Fish Curry

Nadan Varal Curry

Nadan Varal Curry | Bral Fish Curry   This is the Nadan Varal Curry – The country style Bral Fish Curry which is much sought after by so many. Feelings of nostalgia, certainly take over when those who love this Continue reading


Pineapple Pachadi – Sweet and Savory Pineapple Curry with Yoghurt and Coconut

pineapple pachadi recipe

Pineapple Pachadi – Sweet and Savory Pineapple Curry with Yoghurt and Coconut Pineapple Pachadi is a deliciously different type of curry. The punch of raw mustard seeds blends so well in this yoghurt and coconut based curry with fresh pineapple! Feel Continue reading


Ada Pradhaman with Instant Ada (Rice Flakes)

ada pradhaman with instant ada recipe

Ada Pradhaman with Instant Ada (Rice Flakes) Ada Pradhaman is one of the most sought after Payasams when it comes to Kerala feasts and Onam Sadhyas. Here is how to make it easily and deliciously with the store-bought instant ada. The Continue reading


Nadan Parippu Curry – Moong Dal Curry for Kerala Sadhya

Nadan parippu curry

Nadan Parippu Curry – Dal Curry for Kerala Sadhya This is the traditional method of preparing delicious Nadan Parippu Curry. I absolutely love this with some fresh ghee drizzled on top of the hot dal curry. Husked Moong dal is Continue reading


Anna Pathiri |അണ പത്തൽ | Mutton Pidi – Coin shaped rice dumplings with Mutton Gravy

anna pathiri

Anna Pathiri – Mutton Pidi  – Coin shaped rice dumplings with Mutton Gravy Presumably, the word ‘ Anna’ / ‘അണ’ in Anna Pathiri, relates to its size which is the same as the old Indian ‘Anna’ Coin.  These are usually Continue reading


Beef Varattiyathu – Simple Kerala Recipe

varatiyathu

Beef Varattiyathu- Simple Kerala Recipe This  ‘Beef Varattiyathu’ recipe or tender twice cooked beef is a delicious recipe from Kerala. Quite simple to make, the beef is first cooked with some spices and then roasted in coconut oil to make Continue reading