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…

Bread Fry

This is an easy and tasty teatime snack, you can use left over bread for making this simple snack. According to your taste you can make it as spicy or non-spicy. Ingredients Bread – 5 slices Egg – 1 Green chilly – 1 Pepper powder – 1/4 teaspoon Garam masala – 1/4 teaspoon Milk –…

Kerala Beef Fry

Beef fry recipe I have shared before, this is yet another tasty Kerala recipe of beef fry. Since it is a dry version, you can pick and eat as a starter or as a side dish. This beef fry is prepared during some functions like marriage or festival time. Ingredients Beef- 500 gram Onion –…