Mooli Paratha

Parathas are easy and delicious breakfast from North India. Depends on the stuffing used, we can have different types of parathas. Here the main ingredient in stuffing is the radish. Here the recipe is bit different, to make the preparation more easy, the grated radish is directly used in the dough along with spice powders….

Pazhamkanji / Fermented Rice

This was a healthy breakfast of our older generations. It is not a recipe, but the way of consuming left over rice. This traditional breakfast once known as the poor man’s food, but nowadays it is available in some small shops across Kerala and people are crowded there to get the real taste of Kerala…

Virgin Strawberry Mojito

Mojito is actually a alcoholic based drink, here i made it as nonalcoholic which results a perfect summer drink. This strawberry mojito is a perfect mocktail which used fresh strawberries, mint leaves, lime juice and sugar with sparkling water. You can use soda or any lime carbonated drinks instead of sparkling water. It is a…

Strawberry Kiwi Popsicles

Popsicles or Ice pops are kids as well as adults favorite summer treat. The advantage of popsicles are you can have your own fruit pops with mix and match. You can try various combinations of fruits for different flavors. It is an easy and simple way of treating your kids. I have made this popsicle…

Cheru Kizhangu Puzhukku / Boiled Lesser Yam

First time I was preparing this at home, I didn’t see this lesser yam in super markets before. It is preparing in the same way as other tubers like tapioca(kappa), taro(chembu). It is also known ‘nana kizhangu’ in Malayalam. It has a mild sweetness. Ingredients Lesser yam / Cheru kizhangu – 5- 6 Water Salt…

Chicken Pulao

This is a similar and easy version of biriyani. If you don’t want to go through the long process of making biriyani but still wanted to have something similar, this would be your choice. It is very tasty and you don’t need any side dish for this. You can try this for weekends or for…

Kerala Kaada Roast / Quail Roast

Quails are small birds, the meat of quail is very healthy and tasty. Quail eggs are much richer in vitamin B2, iron, potassium, calcium and phosphorus than chicken eggs. There is even a saying in Kerala that 1/2 quail is equal to 1000 chickens. I have tried preparing quails only 2-3 times that too in festive…

Cucumber Lemonade

Summer is about to start and we will be finding different ways of cooling mind as well as body. To avoid dehydration, have plenty of water and juices. Cucumber is a coolant veggie, you can consume it in the form of juice or as such. It is very good for your skin also. Drinking plain…