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Breakfast/ Dinner, Dosa, Non Veg, Seafood, Squid

Squid / Koonthal Dosa

Ingredients: 1/2 kg squid, cut into pieces2 – 2 1/2 cups of dosa batter2 onion, chopped1 tomato, choppedsmall piece ginger, crushed4 garlic cloves, crushed2 green chillies1/4 tsp turmeric powder2 tsp chilli powder1/4 tsp lemon juicesalt to tastea sprig of curry leaves1 tbsp oil Preparation: In a pressure cooker, add cleaned squid pieces and cook it […]

Pasta, Rice / Pasta

Makhani Pasta

Ingredients: 4 cups pasta1 kg ripe tomato, chopped7 cloves7 cardamoms6-7 green chillies, chopped1 1/2 tsp ginger paste1 1/2 tsp garlic paste2 tsp kashmiri chilli powder1 tsp oil50 gm butter2 1/2-3 tbsp plain flour2 tsp sugar1 1/2 tsp kasuri methi1/2- 3/4 cup fresh creamsalt to tastegrated paneer, for garnishingchopped coriander leaves Preparation: Boil water in a […]

Egg, Non Veg

Thenga Arachu Vecha Mutta Curry / Egg Curry

Ingredients: 4 hardboiled eggs1 egg1 onion, chopped1 tomato, chopped1 small piece ginger, finely chopped1 garlic clove, finely chopped4-5 green chillies, slit1 cup grated coconut1 tsp chilli powder1 tsp coriander powder1/2 tsp turmeric powder1 pinch cumin seeds1 sprig curry leaves1 tsp mustard seedssalt to taste1 1/2 tbsp oil Preparation: Boil 4 eggs and keep it aside. […]

Breakfast/ Dinner, Pancakes

Jackfruit Pancake

Ingredients: 1 cup ripe jackfruit, chopped2 cardamoms1 cup milk1 cup plain flour1 tsp baking powder1 tbsp sugar1/4 tsp salt1 tbsp butter Preparation: Chop the jackfruit into pieces and grind together with cardamoms and little milk to a smooth paste. In a bowl, add plain flour, baking powder, sugar and salt and mix well. Add jackfruit […]

Kerala Dishes, Malabar Recipes, Non Veg, Prawns, Seafood

Unakka Chemmeen – Parippu Curry / Dried Prawns – Dal Curry

Ingredients: 1/2 cup toor dal / thuvara parippu1/2 cup unakka chemmeen / dried prawns1 tomato, chopped1 onion, chopped4 green chillies, slit1 tsp garlic, chopped1 sprig curry leaves1/2 tsp turmeric powder1 1/2 tsp chilli powdersalt to taste1 tsp mustard seeds1 tsp cumin seeds1 tbsp coriander leaves, chopped1 1/2 tbsp oil Preparation: In a pressure cooker, add […]

Beef, Kerala Dishes, Non Veg

Beef Pepper Fry

Ingredients: 3/4 kg beef, cut into small pieces1 small onion, thinly sliced1 tbsp + 1 tbsp ginger, chopped1 tbsp + 1 tbsp garlic, chopped3/4 tsp pepper powder1/2 tsp turmeric powder2 tsp coriander powder1 large onion, thinly sliced1/3 cup thengakothu / coconut bits2 sprig curry leaves3/4 tsp fennel seeds, crushed1 tsp crushed peppersalt to taste4 tbsp […]

Fried Rice, Non Veg, Rice / Pasta

Masala Fried Rice

Ingredients: 1 1/2 cup basmati rice100 gm boneless chicken1 egg1/2 + 1/4 tsp pepper powder1/2 tsp corn flour1/4 tsp + 1 tbsp soy sauce1 tbsp garlic, finely chopped1 onion, sliced2 green chillies, chopped1/2 cup carrot, finely chopped1/2 cup beans, chopped1/2 cup cabbage, chopped1/2 cup green peas1/2 tsp turmeric powder1 tsp chilli powder1/2 tsp coriander powder1/2 […]