My favorites

My favorites

My favorites
Beef Samosas (Kerala Style)

Beef Samosas (Kerala Style)

Beef Samosas or Kerala Style Beef Samosas always reminds me of Christmas Holidays, my grandmother (ammachi) used to make this for us
Vadukapuli Achar/Wild Lemon Pickle.

Vadukapuli Achar/Wild Lemon Pickle.

Monday mornings remind me of my favorite song "Manic Monday" by Bangles. Like my post. six o clock already I was just in a middle of a dream
Spring Chicken Fry.

Spring Chicken Fry.

Like my post. Eid Mubarak to all. After a long time we bought spring chicken today. This one weighed about 400-500 gms
Karimeen Pollichathu (Kerala Style)

Karimeen Pollichathu (Kerala Style)

I like to be a bit traditional with my cooking, so I stay away from microwave. Like my post. Karimeen pollichathu (pearl spot) is one of the "star" foods of Kerala, marinated pearl fish is wrapped in banana leaf and grilled resulting in one of the delicious fish delicacy of Kerala
Egg Paratha/Egg Roll

Egg Paratha/Egg Roll

I was one picky eater those days, and this way amma used to incorporate eggs and veggies in my diet. I make this for my kids, usually as a lunch box meal
Spicy Shrimp Noodles

Spicy Shrimp Noodles

you can even see Ching's hakka noodles picture in my egg noodles recipe and for me always, right from the time I started experimenting and cooking Chinese food, it has been Ching's Secret all the way
Skinny Tandoori Chicken Wraps...step by step.

Skinny Tandoori Chicken Wraps...step by step.

Tandoori chicken wraps are the skinnier (Indian) version of "Fajita", and my daughter's favorite. So easy and simple if you have left over or store-bought tandoori chicken pieces ( pls go to my tandoori chicken post if you have the time to make one)
Quick Bhatura...step by step.

Quick Bhatura...step by step.

Bhatura is always a special indulgence for me because of all the deep frying, my kids love them. soon after my marriage to be precise
Challas/Saralas (Kerala Onion Salad)

Challas/Saralas (Kerala Onion Salad)

My brother, Nibu loves challas so much that for him it is a staple thing along with roti or even with beef ularthiyathu and I guess that "gene" is passed on to my daughter, Nidhi
Kerala Naranga Achaar/ Lemon/Lime Pickle

Kerala Naranga Achaar/ Lemon/Lime Pickle

 Lemon/Lime-20 nosWater -Enough for steaming the lemonsSesame Oil/Gingely Oil - 3 tbspMustard Seed-1 tspWhole Dried Red Chili - 4 nosCurry leaves-1 to 2 sprigSalt as requiredGarlic - 8 clovesGreen Chilies- 10 nos(cut to small rounds)Turmeric Powder- 1/2 tspRed Chili Powder- 2 tbsp(add more if needed)Fenugreek Powder- 1/4 tspAsafoetida Powder- 1/4 tspVinegar- 1 tbspMethod of Preparation
Chilli Fish

Chilli Fish

My version of this popular Chinese dish, is simple and easy to make. today I am sharing my recipe for Fish manchurian Chilli Fish
Easy Fried Rice...step by step.

Easy Fried Rice...step by step.

My daughters favorite. my favorite. and when my kids see that. my bunch had slight green, it doesn't matter at all

Prawn Curry - Granny Style

My great granny is a specialist in preparing this curry. Whenever I prepare this curry, my memories go years back
Tandoori Prawn/Shrimp

Tandoori Prawn/Shrimp

Got this tip from Saras of sarasyummybites. Tandoori is such an easy item to make at home, of course with grill or dosa pan