Purple Yam Curry

This is a species of Yam, and a tuber vegetable. The tubers are usually in white or purple in color, hence the common name is Purple yam. In Kerala , it is often boiled and consumed like Elephant Yam, Tapioca etc. This has some medicinal values also. Today I’m sharing a vegetarian curry with this…

Pickled Pineapple

Have you seen pickled vegetables and fruits in small tea shops or in beach side shops? Nowadays it can be seen in almost all Kerala restaurants in Dubai. In different glass jars, there will be gooseberries, carrot, mango etc. The sight itself makes you drool, so i wanted to try it at home. I have…

Bharwa Baingan / Stuffed Brinjal

This is an authentic North Indian recipe of stuffed brinjal, the stuffing masala you have to prepare first. Then cook the brinjal in that masala, you can use green or purple colour of brinjal for this. This is a great side dish for Indian breads like roti, chapathi etc. Ingredients Brinjal – 5 Dry mango…

Eggless Banana Cake

This is an easy peasy recipe of making cake without adding eggs, butter and maida. Here I have used the robusta bananas and dry fruits are cashews, almonds etc. It is very soft inside and simple to make. Ingredients Banana – 4, ripe Sugar – 1/2 cup Vegetable oil – 2/3 cup Vanilla extract –…

Pineapple Kesari

Kesari usually makes with rava or semolina. For a twist we can use pineapple pieces also along with it and it is called pineapple kesari. It is a dessert and you can prepare it any time. Eventhough you can use pineapple essence for the flavour, I would suggest to use fresh pineapple for this. Ingredients…

Dal Khichdi

It is a dish made from rice and lentils.  It is considered as one of the first solid foods that babies eat. There are different types of khichdis in which I have already shared the vegetable khichdi. Here I have used the basmati rice and moong dal. Both rice and dal  soaked in water for half…

Fish Dum Biriyani

Fish biriyani is a tasty and delicious meal. Even though these dum biriyanis  will take more time to prepare, you can try it during any special occasions.You can use any fleshy type fishes like Salmon, King fish, Pomfret etc. Checkout out for some other types of biriyanis in this blog. Ingredients Fish – 500 gram…

Mango Popsicle

This super easy ice pops will be a super hit among kids. During mango season, try this popsicle which needs 2-3 ingredients only. Try to choose sweet and juicy mangoes, so you don’t have to add more sugar/honey for the sweetness. No cooking required and I haven’t added any diary products like milk, cream etc….