Kaai Curry – How to make Kaai Curry

Kaai Curry is a very popular dessert in the Malabar region of Kerala. This delicious and creamy dessert is usually prepared during the festive seasons, especially in the Muslim households. It tastes delicious and what is more appetizing is the divine aroma. You just can’t resist having another bowl of this sweet treat. Ripe plantains or…

Cajun Spice Mix

Cajun spice mix is an interesting and very different spice mix. I have come across this new spice when we visited Barbeque Nation, one of the most popular barbecue chains in India. They serve a very delicious and flavorful Cajun spiced potatoes there. It is one of the vegetarian dishes that we all loved having….

Kashmiri Pulao with Coconut Milk – A tasty treat

Kashmiri Pulao is a very special rice recipe. This traditional dish from Kashmir bursts with flavors and is packed with the goodness of dry fruits and fresh ones too. The original recipe calls for cooking rice in milk. But in this version of mine, the rice is cooked in rich coconut milk and flavored with rose essence. The subtle sweetness…

Almond Milk – How to make Almond milk at home

Making almond milk at home is very easy and simple. I recently prepared this at home for one of my bakes. It is a very quick process. And it yields beautiful textured, smooth and silky milk. It is totally vegan and thus can be used in all vegan bakes. I have baked a Vegan surprise…

Coconut Pickle

Do you like coconut shavings in unniyappams? The fried ones…Yummmm.. It tastes super delish. I just love the flavor and crunch of the fried coconuts. So this recipe happened as a sudden intuition to me. I was wondering what to submit as an entry for one of the food contests happening in a food group. Saw a lot of entries on cakes and sweets made of coconut, so thought why not try a savoury dish and submit something different than the usual. So came up with this idea of a spicy coconut pickle. Added raisins too for that little tangy…