Category: Malabar Recipes

Food, Malabar Recipes, Non Veg, Seafood, Squid

Squid (Koonthal) Varavu

Ingredients: 1/2 kg squid, cleaned 2 onion, sliced 1 big tomato, chopped 1 tbsp ginger-garlic, crushed 2 green chillies 1 tbsp kashmiri chilli powder 1 1/2 tbsp coriander powder 3/4 tsp turmeric powder 1 tsp pepper powder 1 small coconut,grated curry leaves salt oil Preparation: Heat oil in a pan, add onions and saute  until […]

Breakfast/ Dinner, Dosa, Food, Malabar Recipes

Neer Dosa / Ari Dosa

                     Neer dosa  is the most popular breakfast dish in our area (Kasaragod).  It is easy to prepare-just soak raw rice for 4-5 hours, grind it to a thin watery batter and prepare dosa. No need of fermentation. It goes well with any vegetarian or non-vegetarian curries. Ingredients: 2 cup raw rice 1/2 cup grated […]

Chicken, Food, Kerala Dishes, Malabar Recipes, Non Veg, Ramadan/ Iftar Recipes

Chicken Stew

                                     Ingredients: 500 gm chicken 3 big onion, thinly sliced 1 tsp ginger, finely chopped 1 tsp garlic, finely chopped 4-5 green chillies 1 carrot chopped into small pieces 4-5 small pieces of cinnamon 4 cloves 2 cardamons 7 whole black pepper 1 3/4 -2 cup thin coconut milk 1 cup thick coconut milk […]

Food, Malabar Recipes, Ramadan/ Iftar Recipes, Snacks, Sweet Snacks

Kums / Mutta Pola

                                 ‘ Kums’ is a soft and spongy textured cake prepared using eggs and plain flour with cardamon flavour. It is very popular in  Malabar area.Can be served as a tea-time snack. My brother Sabi’s favourite. Ingredients: 4 eggs 9-10 tbsp sugar 8 tbsp plain flour (maida) 1/2 tsp cardamon powder ghee for greasing the […]