Tag: Yellow Cucumber

Chicken, Non Veg

Chicken – Vellarikka ( Yellow Cucumber ) Curry

Ingredients: 1/2 kg chicken, cut into pieces1 1/2 cup vellarikka/ yellow cucumber2 onions, sliced1 tbsp crushed ginger1 tbsp crushed garlic3 green chillies, slit2 tomatoes , chopped1 tbsp coriander powder2 tbsp chilli powder1 tsp pepper powder1/2 tsp garam masala1 tsp turmeric powdersalt to taste2 sprigs curry leaves1/2 tsp fennel seeds1 cinnamon piece2 cloves2 cardamoms4 tbsp oil […]

Kerala Dishes, Pulissery, Sadhya Recipes, Veg - Curries & Gravies, Vegetarian

Vellarikka – Mambazham Pulissery / Yellow Cucumber – Mango Moru Curry

Ingredients: 2 cups yellow cucumber / vellarikka1 large ripe mango / mambazham3 green chillies, slit1 tsp turmeric powder1/4 tsp kashmiri chilli powder1 cup grated coconut1 tsp cumin seeds1 1/2 cup yogurt, beaten1 tsp mustard seeds1/4 tsp fenugreek seeds2 dry red chillies1 sprig curry leavessalt to taste2 tbsp coconut oil Preparation:

Kerala Dishes, Thoran / Stir Fry- Veg, Veg - Stir Fry / Dry Curries, Vegetarian

Vellarikka / Yellow Cucumber Mezhukkupuratti

Ingredients: 1 1/2 cup yellow cucumber / vellarikka3 garlic cloves, crushed4-5 shallots, crushed1 sprig curry leaves1/4 tsp turmeric powder1-1 1/2 tsp red chilli flakes / crushed red chillies ( as required)salt to taste1 tsp mustard seeds1 1/2 tbsp coconut oil Preparation: Peel off the skin of vellarikka, remove its seeds and chop into small pieces. […]

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

Vellarikka – Chemmeen Curry / Yellow Cucumber – Prawns Curry

Ingredients: 1 medium vellarikka / yellow cucumber ( 2 cups)1 cup prawns, cleaned1 big tomato, cubed 2 green chillies1 1/4 cup grated coconut1/2-1 tsp chilli powder1/2 tsp coriander powder3/4 tsp turmeric powder6-7 shallots2 tbsp tamarind juice2 sprig curry leaves1-2 dry red chillies1/2 tsp mustard seeds1/4 tsp fenugreek seedssalt to taste1 1/2 tbsp oil Preparation: Peel […]

Food, Kerala Dishes, Malabar Recipes, Thoran / Stir Fry- Veg, Veg - Stir Fry / Dry Curries, Vegetarian

Vellarikka – Vanpayar / Yellow Cucumber – Red Beans Thoran

Ingredients: 1/2  cup vanpayar / red beans 250 gm vellarikka / yellow cucumber 1 cup grated coconut 2 garlic cloves 1 tsp turmeric powder a pinch of cumin seeds 1 sprig curry leaves 3 dry red chillies 1/2 tsp mustard seeds salt to taste 1 tbsp oil Preparation: Soak the vanpayar in water overnight and […]

Food, Kerala Dishes, Malabar Recipes, Vegetarian

Vellarikka – Chakkakuru Curry / Yellow Cucumber – Jackfruit Seeds Curry

Ingredients: 1 small vellarikka / yellow cucumber 18-20 chakkakuru / jackfruit seeds 1 small onion, sliced 1 tomato, chopped 1-2 green chillies, slit 1 tbsp chilli powder 1/2 tsp turmeric powder 1/2 cup grated coconut 2 garlic cloves, crushed 1 sprig curry leaves salt to taste oil Preparation: Peel and chop the vellarikka into small […]