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split mung dal kheer

Cherupayar Parippu Pradhaman / Split Mung Dal kheer Payasam is the traditional dessert recipe from the south Indian state of kerala. Cherupayar Parippu Pradhaman / Split Mung Dal kheer is a main part of onam, vishu and other festivals. It’s called as parippu pradhaman in Malayalam and also called as yellow mung dal kheer. The jaggery, cumin powder, dry ginger powder and cardamom powder gives you a nice taste and

Ayala Pollichathu, Meen Pollichathu (Fish Roasted In Banana Leaf)

Hi, I am Shemeena. Today I am going to make a special dish for you. It is fish roasted in banana leaf known as Meen Pollichathu. here I am showing yellowtail mackerel fried in banana leaf with tomato, onion and with spices. Just look at the picture. you will love it. It is also called as Ayala Pollichathu Meen pollichathu or fish fried in banana leaf is a delicacy in center and south

Jackfruit Payasam - Chakka Payasam Recipe

Jackfruit Payasam – Chakka Payasam Recipe Jackfruit Payasam is a traditional payasam of Kerala made with Jackfruit, coconut milk and jaggery. It’s also known as chakka payasam. Today I have done this in an easy method. Usually this payasam is prepared using chakka varatti, but I have done this with fresh jackfruit. Now it’s jackfruit season in every where, so you can easily get it. For making this payasam usually

Unniappam - Kerala Style Unniappam Recipe

Unniappam – Kerala Style Unniappam Recipe Unniyappam is the traditional recipe, and a popular snack of Kerala people. Normally unniyappam is made with rice flour and jaggery. In Kerala people make this in every occasion. In some places unniyappam is often used as a ritual offering in temples in Kerala. I got this recipe from my mother. She knows how to make perfect unniyappam. I am adding fried coconut in

Dried Mango Pickle - Adamanga achar

Dried Mango Pickle – Adamanga achar Today we are going to make Dried Mango Pickle which we can keep for a long time. This is a traditional recipe. There are many varieties of mango pickles, some are well known. This is an easy pickle recipe made out of sun dried raw mangoes. You can use any unripe mangoes to make this pickle. When you are making this mango pickle make

parippu curry

Parippu / Tur daal Curry Tur Dal is commonly known as the toor dal, tur dal. It provides many of the nutrients your body needs, like fat, fiber and carbohydrates.  This is one the most favorite dal curry for rice. For this curry am also using onion and tomato. In Kerala sadhya incomplete without parippu curry. The very simple and easy method of preparation is bellow with detailed images. I

pineapple pachadi

Pineapple pachadi Pineapple pachadi is one of my favorite dishes in Kerala sadhya. In all festivals in Kerala people celebrates with sadhya. Pachadi is the traditional food in Kerala that made with pineapple in coconut yogurt gravy. We can serve it with meals. It’s usually made with vegetables and fruits; this is a delicious pachadi with sweet, sour and tangy taste. Let’s see the preparation of pineapple pachadi bellow with

Tomato Fry - Easy Tomato Fry Recipe

Kerala Style Tomato Fry Recipe Kerala Style Tomato fry is our today’s special recipe. You can serve this as a side dish. This recipe is a easy method of making Tomato fry, you can serve this with rice, roties, and chappathies. People who don’t know to cook also can try this recipe. This recipe considered to be the most favorite dish also known as tomato curry for appam for bachelor’s. I

Malabar Prawns Biryani with Carrot Onion Raita

Biriyani is one of the special seafood delicacies of the Malabar cuisine. Today’s recipe is Malabar Prawns Biryani with Carrot Onion Raita. We know verities of biriyani like, vegetarian and other vegetarian recipes. This is a delicious and flavorful biryani; I served the prawn’s biryani with simple onion and carrot raita. You can use any kind of prawns for this. I hope all are enjoy my Malabar Style Prawns Biriyani with yummy recipes.

egg molee

Egg molee with idyappam I think everyone heard about fish molee, chicken molee etc. Today I am sharing a simple egg molee recipe for you. This is very simple and that I cooked eggs in coconut milk, so that it’s a healthy food. Egg molee is the best combination with idyappam and appam. Egg molee with idiappam Eggs are a very good source of inexpensive, high quality protein. The whites

Idichakka thoran

Idichakka thoran / tender jack fruit thoran is a curry recipe made with tender jack fruit / raw jack fruit. This is the young type jack fruit. Idichakka thoran is the Indian cuisine. I have this recipe from my mother, she knows verities of jackfruit recipes.  This is the fresh jack fruit from my house. In kerala tender jack fruit uses as to make different curries and other dishes. Jackfruit

Idiyappam Curry, Noolappam with potato and egg Curry

Idiyappam and curry is one of the most popuar breakfast combination of Kerala and Sri-Lanka.Idiyappam or noolappam are made by using rice flour, ragi powder and wheat flour and it is made by steaming in idiyappam maker or pressure cooker. All Kerala curries like egg curry, potato curry, vegetable curry etc etc will make a excellent combination for idiyappam. Here I will share the recipes and step by step method to

Cornflour Puttu And Cherupayar / Moong Bean Curry

Corn flour Puttu and cherupayar curry Corn Flour Puttu with Cherupayar  Curry  is a breakfast recipe of Kerala. We can make different types of puttu like raggi, wheat and rice etc. Here today I am sharing a corn putt recipe. It’s good for health .I used the ready made powder. I bought this from a store. Cornflour puttu is a healthy breakfast recipe, me and my baby likes corn puttu very

Falooda

Falooda / Mixed Fruit Falooda Recipe Falooda is a cold dessert item which is popular in all over India. It is very easy to make at home. Our Falooda is a combination of mixed fruits, milk, soaked basil seeds also known as sabja seeds, sev or vermicelli and topped with vanila ice cream. It is a simple dessert made out of only few ingredients which is easily available in our

Pathiri and Curry / Kerala Style Pathiri With Chicken Curry

Pathiri and Curry / Kerala Style Pathiri With Chicken Curry Pathiri and Curry is a traditional breakfast of Kerala. There are so many varieties of pathiri recipes some are oil fried also. Today we are making pathiri using only rice flour. It is little bit difficult to make perfect pathiri, but today I am sharing the pictures which will help you to make perfect pathiri. I am also sharing the

Kerala Fish Egg Fry Recipe

Fish Egg Fry / Kerala Style Fish Egg Masala Fry Fish Egg Fry is a dish which is very easy to make and tastes really good. This is also known as roe. We make thoran and curry out of it. Now it is very difficult to get fish egg because of its unavailability. It is a good source of omega three fatty acid. In this recipe I am adding coconut

Appam With Curry / Kerala Style Appam With Beef Curry Recipe

appam with curry is a traditional Kerala breakfast item. Today we are making appam with raw rice and cooked rice along with coconut. All types of Appam are great combination with Beef curry. The little bit sweet taste and soft texture of Appam goes very well with Beef curry. This curry is made in a easy method which is very tasty. I am adding step by step photos by which,

sarkkara varatti recipe

Sharkara varatti is a popular dish in Kerala and it is made with raw banana and Jaggery mixed with other herbs, salt and spices to make it sweet and sour taste. In Kerala it is unavoidable dish in any sadya like onam sadya, Vishu sadya and for wedding sadya. Some part of Kerala it is known as Sarkkara uperi as it is used as a side dish of sadya. This is also

Paal Kozhukkattai / Rice Dumplings kheer

Rice dumplings kheer is a kerala dish, and its a favorite food for kids. We can make it by using rice powder and milk. Make a dough by using rice powder, salt and hot water. Then make very small size dumplings from this. Cook in a steamer, the dumplings are very soft. Paal kozhukkattai is an Indian recipe. We can make this in different ways; here I am showing you Kerala

Pongala Payasam / Jaggery Rice Kheer

In Thiruvananthapuram capital city of Kerala, in South India celebrates Aattukaal Pongala. Attukal temble described as Sabarimala of the women. The pongala mahothsavam is the most important festival of Attukaal Bhagavathy Temple. Only women are allowed to participate in the pongala. The ritual of cooking starts early in the morning and by noon. Then the chief priest of the temple arrives with the goddess’s sword and blesses the ladies by