Beef Vindaloo

Originally vindaloo is a Goan dish with masala. Meat is marinated and cooked in vinegar, gives a tangy flavour and the mild chilly gives a deep red masala. The vindaloo cooks with pork, here I substitute the meat with beef and follows the same procedure. Ingredients Beef – 1 kg Onions – 3, chopped Tomatoes…

Zucchini Omelette

This is a type of summer squash which is also known as Marrow and Koosa in super markets. This vegetable has lot of nutritional values with lower calories.  It is a significant source of vitamin A, vitamin C, dietary fiber, calcium, and iron. I was searching for different recipes with this veggie and finally ended…

Pappadam Chammanthi

There are a lot variety of chutney / chammanthi recipes in Kerala. This is a special recipe which made with fried papad and coconut which goes well with rice and porridge(‘kanji’). It is a ‘nadan’ recipe which you will get from generation to generation or from person to person. For spiciness, either you can use…

Watermelon Fizz

Watermelon is a fruit that everyone likes to eat during summer days. Either you can eat the fruit chunks or you prepare any juice/mocktail/ice pops with it. This is a summer cooler and refreshing juice with watermelon. Since melons are full of water content it will hydrate your body to resist the heat outside. Ingredients…

Bird’s Nest / Kilikoodu/ Semiya Cutlet

This is a crispy snack with potato and vermicelli which looks like a bird’s nest. You can call it as kids recipe since kids do love these kind of shapes and fantasy in food items. Simply you can say it is a vermicelli potato cutlet and let us see how it is prepared. Ingredients Potato…

Mambazha Pulisserry / Ripe Mango Curry

This vegetarian dish made with ripe mangoes is a part of Kerala sadya items. Even though I have shared this before, it was a guest post. I wanted to have a direct post in my blog. So when I prepared it at home, captured some pictures to post it here. Usually small variety mangoes (‘nattu…

Kerala Banana Chips

Banana chips are authentic  Kerala snack prepared with raw plantain and deep fried in oil. This is very popular even among non-keralites. I always buy it from shop and this time I tried it in home. You can make it at home even though it is little time consuming. The crispiness depend on the thickness…

Cucumber Mojito Mocktail

This mocktail with cucumber is really a cooler drink in the summer. To beat the heat of the summer and to get refresh, you can try this nonalcoholic drink. Cucumbers, watermelon etc, having lot of water content, try to consume these kind of fruits especially in this humid season. Instead of sugar syrup, you can…