Vegetarian

Amni Kozhukattai/ Rice Flour Dumplings

Amni Kozhukattai/ Rice Flour Dumplings

INGREDIENTS 1 cup Rice flour 1-2 tbsp Grated coconut 2 tsp Split Mung beans/ Urad dal 1/4 tsp Asafoetida 1/2 tsp Mustard seeds 1/2 tsp Cumin seeds 2 Dry red chillies 1 sprig Curry leaves Salt to taste 2 cups Water 2 tsp Oil METHOD […]

Russian Salad/ Olivier Salad

Russian Salad/ Olivier Salad

A hearty and comforting salad, made with pantry staples like eggs, potatoes and carrots. It’s a traditional dish in the Russian cuisine and commonly known as Olivye. A creamy and colourful salad, perfect for a party or celebration. INGREDIENTS 2 Potato (boiled & peeled) 4 […]

Rava Idli/ Steamed Semolina Cakes

Rava Idli/ Steamed Semolina Cakes

INGREDIENTS 1 cup Rava/ Semolina 3-4 tbsp Grated carrot 1 Green chilli (finely chopped) 1/2 inch Ginger (finely chopped) 1 tsp Urad dal or few Cashews 1/2 tsp Mustard seeds 1/2 tsp Cumin seeds 1/4 tsp Asafoetida 1/2 tsp Turmeric powder 1/4 tsp Bicarbonate soda […]

Spiced Pineapple Chutney

Spiced Pineapple Chutney

INGREDIENTS 1 Pineapple 1/2 cup Sugar 3 Cardamom pods 1 Clove 1 inch Cinnamon 1/2 tsp Coriander seeds 1 tsp Chilli flakes 1/2 tsp Turmeric powder 1/2 tsp Salt 1 tsp Vinegar 1 1/2 cups Water 3 tbsp Vegetable/ Sunflower oil METHOD Peel and chop […]

Cabbage and Prawn Thoran

Cabbage and Prawn Thoran

INGREDIENTS 1 small Cabbage 250 g Prawns 1 small Onion 1 clove Garlic (finely sliced) 2 Green chillies 1 sprig Curry leaves 1/4 cup Grated Coconut/ Desiccated Coconut 1/2 tsp Turmeric powder 1/4 tsp Cumin seeds 3/4 tsp Mustard seeds Salt to taste 1 1/2 […]

Paneer Handi

Paneer Handi

  INGREDIENTS 200 g Paneer/ Cottage Cheese 3 tbsp Cashew nuts 1 Tomato (finely chopped) 1 Onions (chopped) 1 Green chilli (slit) 1 Bay leaf 1 inch Cinnamon stick  1 tsp Ginger-garlic paste 1/4 tsp Turmeric powder 1/2 tsp Kashmiri chilli powder 3/4 tsp Garam […]

Gooseberry Pickle/ Nellika Achar

Gooseberry Pickle/ Nellika Achar

INGREDIENTS 1 1/2 cups Gooseberries 2 Garlic pods (sliced) 2 Dry red chillies 1 tsp Mustard seeds 1/2 tbsp Fenugreek powder 1 tsp Asafoetida 1 1/2 tbsp Kashmiri chilli powder 1 tsp Red chilli powder 1/4 tsp Turmeric powder Salt to taste 1/3 cup Vinegar […]

Beetroot Salad

Beetroot Salad

This is a quick and easy recipe using one of the most underrated vegetables around – beets! They’ re a beautifully hued sweet vegetable, full of health benefits. Enjoy this tasty salad, perfect to prepare for the summer weather. INGREDIENTS 300 g Beetroot 1 small […]

Aval Nanachathu/ Sweetened Beaten Rice Flakes

Aval Nanachathu/ Sweetened Beaten Rice Flakes

Aval Nanachathu is a traditional Keralan snack made of Beaten rice flakes, grated coconut, jaggery and a hint of cardamom. Its such a humble and wholesome snack packed with nutrients and can be made in a jiffy because there is no cooking required. It is usually […]