Month: December 2019

Drinks, Food, Summer Specials

Nectarine Juice

Ingredients: 3 nectarines, pitted and chopped 3-4 tbsp sugar ( or as required) 2 cups chilled water Preparation: In a blender, add the chopped nectarines, sugar and chilled water and blend well. Strain the prepared juice and pour into serving glasses and serve chilled….

Food, Rice / Choru, Rice / Pasta

Beetroot Rice

Ingredients: 1 cup basmati rice 1 small onion, finely chopped 1 tsp ginger, chopped 2 green chillies, chopped 1/2 cup grated beetroot 3 cloves 3 cardamons 1 piece cinnamon 2 tbsp ghee salt to taste few fried cashew nuts and raisins 1 tsp coriander leaves, chopped Preparation: In a large pan, boil 4-5 cups of […]

Chicken, Food, Kerala Dishes

Crushed Chilli Chicken Fry

Ingredients: 1/2 kg chicken, cut into pieces 3 tsp crushed chilli 1/2 tsp turmeric powder 1 tsp garam masala 1 tsp fennel powder 1 tsp ginger paste 1 tsp garlic paste 1 sprig curry leaves 2 tbsp oil salt to taste Preparation: In a pan, add cleaned chicken pieces, crushed chilli, turmeric powder, garam masala, […]

Beef, Food, Kerala Dishes, Malabar Recipes

Nadan Beef Vayattiyathu

Ingredients: 1/2 kg beef, cut into pieces 2 big onions, thinly sliced 2 big tomatoes, thinly sliced 3 green chillies, slit 3/4 tsp ginger, crushed 3/4 tsp garlic, crushed 1 tsp chilli powder 1/2 tsp turmeric powder 1 1/2 tsp coriander powder 1/2 tsp fennel powder 1 tsp pepper powder 1/2 tsp fenugreek seeds 4 […]

Food, Jams

Mango Jam

Ingredients: 1 big ripe mango, chopped ( about 1 1/2 cup) 1/4 cup sugar 1 tbsp lemon juice Preparation: Add the mango pieces in a blender and puree to a smooth paste. In a non stick pan, add mango puree, sugar and lemon juice and mix well. Keep stirring at low flame for about 15-25 […]

Crab, Food, Kerala Dishes, Seafood

Crab / Njandu Pollichathu

Ingredients: 1/2 kg crab/ njandu, cut into pieces 4 shallots small piece ginger 2 garlic cloves 1 tsp chilli powder 1/4 tsp turmeric powder 1 tsp pepper powder 1 1/2-2 tsp vinegar 1 garlic clove, crushed 1 sprig curry leaves salt to taste oil as required Preparation: Cut the crab into pieces and clean it […]