Month: July 2013

Drinks, Food

Apple Milkshake

Ingredients: 2 apples, peeled and chopped 3 cup chilled milk 1-2 tbsp sugar (adjust to your taste) 2 scoop vanilla ice cream (optional) Preparation: In a blender, add chopped apples, chilled milk , sugar and vanilla ice cream and blend it well until smooth. Pour into glasses and serve immediately…..

Food, Salads/ Raita

Watermelon- Tomato Salad

Ingredients: 3-4 small tomatoes 1 cup seedless watermelon 1 small cucumber 1/2 tbsp coriander leaves, chopped 1-2 tbsp olive oil 1 1/2- 2 tbsp vinegar crushed pepper salt Preparation: Cut tomatoes and cucumber into small cubes. Using a melon baller, scoop out watermelon or cut it into small cubes. In a bowl, add cubed tomatoes, […]

Cakes & Bakes, Cookies, Food, Snacks

M & M Cookies

Ingredients: 2 cup plain flour 1 1/4 tsp baking soda 1/4 tsp salt 2/3 cup granulated white sugar 2/3 cup light brown sugar 3/4 cup (170 gm) unsalted butter, room temperature 1 large egg 1 large egg yolk 1 1/2 tsp vanilla essence 1 cup (200 gm) M& M’s candies Preparation: Preheat oven to 180 […]

Food, Salads/ Raita

Carrot Raita

Ingredients: 3/4 cup carrot, finely chopped 2 cup thick yoghurt 1/4 tsp sugar 1/4-1/2 tsp salt 1 tbsp oil 1/4 tsp cumin seeds 1/2 tbsp garlic, chopped 1/4 tsp chilli powder Preparation: Steam cook the chopped carrots and keep it aside. In a bowl, beat the yoghurt, sugar and salt together. Add cooked carrot and […]

Fish, Food, Kerala Dishes, Seafood

Grilled Whole Fish

Ingredients: 1 whole fish, cleaned 1 tbsp red chilli powder 1/4 tsp turmeric powder 1 tsp pepper powder 3-4 garlic cloves 1 tbsp coriander leaves 1 tbsp lemon juice 2-3 tbsp olive oil salt Preparation: Clean and wash the fish and make slits on both sides. Make a paste of garlic cloves and coriander leaves […]