Some times when you make a very spicy chicken curry or soup, the best thing to go with it is a nice flavorful noodle. The first time I had this dish was at a restaurant many years ago and it went very well with Lee Fu Prawn (Curry). My husband likes this noodle with any… Continue reading Burnt Garlic Noodles
Street food is a big deal back in Kerala and by far the most sought after delicacy is the “Chilly Chicken and Parrotta” that you will find in any and every “Thattukadda” (a make shift restaurant that serves fast food). They usually open up by around 6 in the evening and they serve a variety of… Continue reading Chilli Chicken / Indo Chinese Style/ Nadan Chilli Chicken
I love a good healthy cleaning drink and I realize that added sugar isn’t good. I wanted a way to detox my self as well help with acidity and asthma. So I found a quick and tasty way to do that. My mango carrot and ginger juice. Its sweet, it has fruit and it keeps… Continue reading Mango Carrot Ginger Juice!
Staying on the mango track, I wanted to make a simple mango cake with fresh mango pieces in the centre, so every bite is filled with cake, cream and fruit! I love how fruit and cake get along. They are soul mates, just like chocolate and coffee! Mangoes have this nice soft texture… Continue reading Simple Mango Cake with Hidden mango chunks
A perfect Kerala style lunch should and must consist of a fish fry! And this recipe is the one my mom taught me. I love Seer fish. There is just one big bone that runs in the centre of the fish and its very easy to clean too. I will do a segment on how… Continue reading Kerala Style Fish Fry (Dedicated to my Amma for mothers day)
My next post is an authentic Kerala style fish fry for which the perfect accompaniment is a “Nadan” salad. Back in Kerala it’s called Challaas. Usually when alcoholic drinks are served with fish fry, Challas is a must. So here it is. Ingredients – Onions – 2 large White Vinegar – 2tbsp Green Chilli –… Continue reading Simple Onion Salad / Kerala style / Challaas
Hello there.. How’s everyone doing today? I am in a good and chirpy mood today. No particular reason actually. Just happy … Its almost the weekend and guess what I have left in my fruit basket? Yes. It’s another bunch of ripe bananas. So what else can I make with them. This time I… Continue reading Double Chocolate Banana Bread