Mushroom Fry

This is an easy snack with mushrooms. Prepare a batter with flour and coat the mushrooms with the batter, then fry them in the hot oil. You can try out this recipe for a variety instead of regular stir fry and curry recipes. Ingredients Mushroom – 200 gram Maida – 1/2 cup Corn flour –…

Aval / Poha Cutlet

It is an evening snack made of rice flakes. This tasty and easy cutlets you can make with either brown or white rice flakes. Ingredients Aval / Rice flakes – 3/4 cup Potato – 1, boiled Onion -1 Ginger – 1 teaspoon Curry leaves Green chilly – 2 Turmeric powder – 1/4 teaspoon Chilly powder…

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…

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…

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 –…

Sweet Potato Cutlet

Sweet potato cutlet / tikki is an easy, delicious and great snack for the evening. Also you can prepare it for kids snacks for the  tiffin. This one I made from the left over boiled potatoes. You can cook the sweet potatoes in pressure cooker with little salt and water for 3-4 whistles in medium…

Sweet Puff

  I have shared Egg Puffs before in this blog. Here also the process is same, only the filling is different. You can say this is a kids friendly recipe, since kids are more interested in sweet kind of stuffs. Only baking time you have to consider, rest all you can do very easily. So this you can…

French Toast / Bread Toast

This is an easy and quick breakfast recipe and of course it is a kids favourite too. If you are lazy to make something in the morning and you want to have a tasty  food, this would be the right choice for you. You can make it as an evening snack for the kids. Here…

Parippu Vada / Lentil Fritters

It is a popular evening snack served with hot tea. You can find out these fritters in the glass shelves of small tea shops in Kerala. It is made of lentils and deep fried in oil.The lentil used for this can be split bengal gram (chana dal) or split pigeon peas(tur dal). This crispy and…

Aval Nanachathu/Sweetened Rice flakes

Flattened rice is also known as aval, poha in different languages.This easily digestible form of raw rice is very popular and is normally used to prepare snacks or light and easy fast food in a variety of Indian cuisine styles. When added with water,milk or any liquid it will absorb the liquid.Here I have prepared…

Gobi 65

A tasty and crispy snack with gobi or cauliflower florets. Those  who don’t like this veggie in any curry form can try out this for a crunchy snack with tea in the evening. First you have to make a batter for the coating then deep fry it in oil. Ingredients Cauliflower – 1/2 of a…

Meat Rolls

This is a tasty snack filled  with meat. You can prepare the filling with chicken, beef or even veggies. This filled portion will be fried in oil and serve hot with ketchup. Ingredients All purpose flour – 2 cups Egg – 1 Egg-white – Of 2 eggs Bread Crumbs – 1/2 cup For Filling Chicken/…