Rice Wine

I would like to share a different wine recipe which I have tried last year for Christmas. It was really tasty and good. In this wine the main ingredients are rice and raisin. If you use black raisins , you will get a light pink colour for the wine. Here I have used the yellow…

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 –…

Rabbit Roast / Muyal Ularthiyathu

I hope the christian families are busy with the preparations of Easter. After the 50 days of lent the dining table will be filled with different non-veg dishes. You can find out the Christmas/Easter recipes here, checkout for a reference. Today I’m posting another non-veg item  which is prepared with rabbit meat. It is almost like chicken,…

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…

Karimeen Mappas

Karimeen or pearl spot is the state fish of Kerala. Whether fry or pollichathu it will give a special taste to the dish because of this fish. This time it is a coconut milk based curry which can be served with appam, chapathi, idiyappam etc. Ingredients Karimeen / Pearl Spot – 500 gram Onion –…

Maan Erachi Curry / Deer Meat Curry

Venison or deer meat is available in hypermarkets during festive season. Here I have used Gazelle meat instead of venison.  Gazelle is a deer like animal in antelope species. Also the preparation is like any meat curry with south Indian masala. This has a thick gravy which goes well with rice and breads. Ingredients Meat …

Strawberry Wine

Wine making is a patience testing job because if something goes wrong in between, the whole effort is gone. Always remember to keep the utensils and pots without any moist all the time. It should be washed and sun dried always.This time I have tried it with fresh strawberries but with less quantity. Ingredients Strawberry…

Chemmeen Biryani / Prawns Biryani

Hi readers!! I’m back to my blog after a long vacation.  This time our state was not in a peaceful mind, the nature was in a terrific mood, full of floods affected by millions of people. In my hometown the flood was not affected, so I could see the agony of our fellow beings in…

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…

Butter Cake

A simple and plain cake, yet tasty and delicious. Here I made it with small quantity, so I have used the loaf pan. Only the basic ingredients are used to bake this cake. You can add on chocolate sauce  or fruit toppings as per your choice. Ingredients All purpose flour – 1 cup Baking powder…

Dry Roasted Chicken / Chicken Ularthiyathu

It is a dry version of chicken coated with spices and masala powders. In this preparation, chicken will cook first, and then roasted in the  of masala. In the same way you can try other meat also. This will goes well with rice, roti, chapathi etc. Ingredients Chicken – 1 Kg Onion – 3, thinly sliced…

Mutton Biriyani

Happy Women’s Day!! On this international women’s day I would like to wish a very  joyful day for all the beautiful and cheerful ladies over here… Today i’m sharing a special item, mutton biriyani in Kerala style. It is a kind of Malabar recipe. In Kerala, the tasty biriyani you will get in the north…