Author: Shabbu

Cakes, Cakes & Bakes, Food

Mango Semolina Cake

                          Easy to prepare and tasty dessert/cake. I got the recipe from here. Ingredients: 1 cup semolina/ rava 1 cup mango pulp 1/2 cup butter, melted 1/2 cup sugar 1 tsp baking powder Preparation: Preheat the oven to 190 degree celcius/  375 F. […]

Food, Non Veg, Prawns, Seafood

Chilli Prawns

Ingredients: 250-300 gms prawns 1 tsp ginger paste 1 tsp garlic paste 1/4 tsp pepper powder 1 tsp turmeric powder egg white of 1 egg 1 tbsp chilli sauce 1-2 tbsp tomato sauce 1 tbsp soya sauce 2 onions,chopped 3 green chillies, chopped 1 tbsp cornflour 1/2 cup of water red colour (optional) 1 capsicum,chopped […]

Breakfast/ Dinner, Dosa, Food, Kerala Dishes

Plain Dosa

               Popular South Indian Breakfast Item…. Ingredients:  2 cups of raw rice 3/4 cup urad dal 1/2 cup cooked rice 1/2-1 tsp fenugreek seeds salt water for grinding Preparation: Soak raw rice,urad dal and fenugreek seeds for 4-5 hours. Wash and grind to a smooth batter by adding cooked […]

Awards, Food, Thoran / Stir Fry- Veg, Veg - Stir Fry / Dry Curries, Vegetarian

Carrot Thoran and Awards

¬†Ingredients: 2 cups carrots, chopped (4-5 carrots) 1 onion chopped 3 green chillies 1/4 cup grated coconut 2 garlic cloves 1/2 tsp cumin seeds 1/4 tsp turmeric powder 1 tsp mustard seeds curry leaves salt oil Preparation: Chop carrots into small pieces. Crush grated coconut, green chillies, garlic cloves and cumin seeds together. Heat oil […]

Fish, Food, Malabar Recipes, Seafood

Rava Coated Fish Fry

Ingredients: 1 medium fish ( I used pomfret), cleaned 2 tsp kashmiri chilli powder (more or less to ur spice level) 1/2 tsp turmeric powder 1/4-1/2 tsp pepper powder Rava/ Semolina for coating curry leaves salt oil Preparation: Clean the fish and make 3-4 slits on it. Make a smooth paste of kashmiri chilli powder, […]

Chicken, Food, Non Veg

Methi Chicken

                     Ingredients: 1/2 kg chicken, cut into pieces 8 cloves garlic, finely chopped 1 piece ginger, finely chopped 2 1/2 tbsp chicken masala powder (I used Eastern masala) a pinch of garam masala 1 tomato (250 gm), chopped 1 1/2 tbsp kasuri methi 1/4 cup coriander leaves salt oil Preparation: Heat oil in a pan […]

Food, Soups

Cream of Mushroom and Broccoli Soup

Ingredients:   1 cup mushrooms, sliced   1/2 cup broccoli florets   1 1/2 tbsp plain flour   1 cup milk   2 cups vegetable stock/chicken stock   50 gms butter   salt   pepper powder Preparation: Boil some water with salt in a pan. Add the broccoli florets into this and keep closed for […]