Kerala Style Fish Cutlet

Kerala Style Fish Cutlet

Kerala is a fish loving community and we have created an incredible variety of dishes featuring fish. Of all these dishes, fish cutlet is my favorite. To make cutlets, firm ...

Dates Pickle Kerala Style

Dates Pickle Kerala Style

I think every home in Kerala stocks up a minimum of two pickles, the common varieties being lemon, mango, gooseberry, garlic etc. Dates, meat and fish pickles are usually reserved ...

Chettinad Chicken Fry

Chettinad Chicken Fry

If you are craving a hot and spicy dish with the pungent aroma of freshly ground spices, then this Chettinad Chicken Fry is for you. It is a typical stir ...

Beef Vindaloo

Beef Vindaloo

Vindaloo sounds like a very Indian word, especially since aloo means potato. But Vindaloo is derived from the Portuguese dish carne de vinha d'alhos that came to India along with ...

Kappa Puzhingiyathu and Thayir Samanthi

Kappa Puzhingiyathu and Thayir Samanthi

Kappa puzhingiyathu is small, soft pieces of boiled tapioca and is usually paired with thayir sammanthi which may be described as curd chutney with a strong chili hit. It is ...

Chicken Roast Kerala Style

Chicken Roast Kerala Style

This Kerala chicken roast is yet another Lekshmi Nair recipe and will remind you of curries at your favorite "family" kallu kada (toddy shop). It has the bold, strong flavors ...

Kerala Appam

Kerala Appam

I have already shared a recipe for soft and pillowy palappams here. But I recently tried out this recipe, and while the taste was almost similar, the appams were definitely ...

Murgh Saagwala - Spinach Chicken Curry

Murgh Saagwala - Spinach Chicken Curry

Murgh Saagwala is essentially chicken (murgh) cooked in pureed spinach (saag). It's a mild curry that I quite like and I so badly wanted to cook it recently that I ...

Eggless Pineapple Pudding

Eggless Pineapple Pudding

Cooked pineapple, custard, cream, condensed milk and praline make my eggless pineapple pudding absolutely irresistible! This eggless pineapple pudding reminds me of my friends and myself on a ladies day ...