Tag: Zucchini/ Courgette

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

Zucchini – Black Eyed Beans (Vellapayar) Thoran

Ingredients: 2 cups zucchini / courgette, chopped1/4 cup black eyed beans / vellapayar1/2 cup grated coconut1/4-1/2 tsp chilli powder1/4 tsp turmeric powder1-2 green chillies, chopped1 garlic clove, crushed2 dried red chillies1 tsp mustard seeds1 tsp cumin seeds1/2 tsp urad dal1 sprig curry leavessalt to taste1 tbsp oil Preparation: Soak black eyed beans / vellapayar in […]

Bread / Loaf / Buns/ Rolls, Cakes & Bakes

Zucchini Banana Bread

Ingredients: 1 1/2 cup plain flour3/4 tsp baking powder3/4 tsp baking soda3/4-1 tsp cinnamon powder3/4 tsp mixed spice powder1/4 tsp salt2 large eggs1 big over ripe banana, mashed (about 3/4 cup )1 cup sugar1/2 cup oil3/4 cup unpeeled zucchini, finely chopped/ shredded Preparation: Preheat the oven to 180 degree celcius.¬†Grease a loaf pan with butter […]

Pasta, Rice / Pasta

Zucchini Pasta

Ingredients: 2 cups pasta1 tbsp butter2 tsp plain flour1 cup milk3 cheese slices1 tsp garlic, chopped1 onion, chopped1 capsicum, finely chopped1 zucchini, chopped2 tomatoes2 tsp crushed chilli1 tbsp basil leaves1 tbsp celery, chopped1/2 tsp oregano1 tsp pepper powdersalt to taste2 tbsp oil Preparation: Boil water in a deep pan, add pasta, 1 tsp of oil […]

Kerala Dishes, Non Veg, Prawns, Seafood

Zucchini – Prawns / Chemmeen Curry

Ingredients: 2 cup zucchini, peeled and cut into small cubes300-400 gm prawns, cleaned6-7 shallots2 tsp chilli powder1/2-3/4 tsp turmeric powder1 cup grated coconut2 green chilliessmall piece ginger, crushed or finely chopped2 garlic cloves, crushed1/2 tsp cumin seeds1 tsp mustard seeds2 dry red chillies1 sprig curry leavessalt to taste1 tbsp oil Preparation: Peel and chop zucchini […]