Snacks & Sides

Five Bean Salad

Five Bean Salad

Easy recipes make all of our lives easier, so do delicious ones. This five bean salad is a healthy and simple recipe, perfect for parties, potlucks or a quick lunch!

Kerala Egg Puffs

Kerala Egg Puffs

Ingredients 3 eggs (hard boiled and cut in half) Puff pastry squares or sheet 1 egg beaten for egg wash For the onion masala  2 Onions (sliced) 4 cloves Garlic (crushed) 1/2 inch Ginger (crushed) 1 sprig Curry leaves (chopped) 1/4 tsp Turmeric powder 1 tsp Red […]

Stuffed Bread Rolls

Stuffed Bread Rolls

Ingredients 5 Bread slices 1 Small onion (finely chopped) 2 Medium sized potatoes (boiled & peeled) 1/4 cup Green Peas 1 inch Ginger (finely chopped) 2 Garlic cloves (finely chopped) 1 tbsp Coriander leaves (finely chopped) 1/4 tsp Turmeric powder 1/2 tsp Paprika/ Kashmiri red chilli […]

Mini Vattayappams/ Steamed Rice Pancakes

Mini Vattayappams/ Steamed Rice Pancakes

Ingredients 1 1/2 cups Idli rice 1 cups Grated Coconut 1/4 cup Cooked rice 1 tsp Dry yeast 3 tbsp Sugar 1/2 tsp Sugar Water as required 1 tbsp Raisins (for garnishing) A pinch of salt 1 tsp Ghee Method Wash and soak the rice […]

Masala Vada/ Lentil Fritters

Masala Vada/ Lentil Fritters

Ingredients 1 cup Channa dal/ Split Bengal Gram 1/4 tsp Fennel seeds 1  large Onion (finely chopped) 2 tbsp Rice flour 1/2 inch Ginger (finely chopped) 1 Green chilli (finely chopped) 1 sprig of Curry leaves 2 tbsps Corriander leaves (finely chopped) A pinch of Asafetida […]

Fish Cutlet

Fish Cutlet

Ingredients 1 Canned Tuna (drain the water) 1 Onion (chopped) 2 Potatoes 2-3 Garlic (finely chopped) 1/2 inch Ginger (finely chopped) 2-3 Green Chilli 1 sprig Curry Leaves 1/4 tsp Turmeric powder 1/2 tsp Pepper powder 1 tsp Meat masala 1/2 tsp Fennel seeds Breadcrumbs […]

Mini Cheddars/ Cheese Biscuits

Mini Cheddars/ Cheese Biscuits

Ingredients 190 g Cheddar cheese (grated) 50 g Unsalted Butter 100 g Plain flour 3/4 tsp Salt 1/2 tsp Paprika Method Preheat oven to 180 degree C. Mix together all the ingredients in a large mixing bowl. Knead together lightly then roll out the dough […]

Apple & Cinnamon Madeleines

Apple & Cinnamon Madeleines

Ingredients 150 g Plain Flour 1 tsp Baking powder 1 tsp Cinnamon powder 75 g Caster sugar 50 g Light brown sugar 100 g Unsalted butter (softened) 2 Eggs (lightly beaten) 1/2 cup Apple pureed Method Preheat oven to 180ºC and brush the Madeleine moulds […]

Kozhukatta/ Sweet Rice Dumplings

Kozhukatta/ Sweet Rice Dumplings

  Kozhukatta is a popular sweet dish in South India that’s usually prepared on the eve or morning of Palm Sunday. It’s steamed rice dumplings filled with jaggery and coconut filling. Though kozhukatta is prepared as a part of a custom, this can be made at any […]