Kappa Vevichathu/ Mashed Tapioca

Tapioca or Kappa is the most favourite and popular food in Kerala. If you ask any Keralite about their favourite food, it would be Mashed tapioca and fish curry. Tapioca can be stored for longer periods by parboiling and drying called unakka kappa (dried tapioca). It is  is one of the purest forms of starch…

Kappa Biriyani / Tapioca Biryani

Kappa is the most favourite food among Keralites. This Kappa Beef Biriyani is the most delicious and popular  preparation of mashed tapioca and beef masala mixed together. It is a special item served in some of the christian marriage occasions also known as ‘Ellum Kappayum‘.Mainly Beef ribs are used for this preparation. Even though it…

Boiled Tapioca / Kappa Puzhungiyathu & Mulaku Chammanthi

Tapioca is a staple food of Kerala. Any dish made of tapioca is a favourite among Keralites. The popular preparations are boiled tapioca and mashed tapioca.  The chili chutney or ‘ ‘mulaku chammanthi’ is the best combination for boiled tapioca. This was a breakfast item in the past and now it became an evening snack…