Mutton Curry – How to make Mutton Curry

Mutton curry is a very delicious and easy curry to make. I often make Mutton Biriyani or mutton curry with Ghee Rice when guests arrive. This is the way that my Mother makes mutton curry, except for that I add a bit of garam masala powder towards the end, for that extra flavor. It is a very…

Kadala Curry – Learn how to make Kadala Curry the easy way

Kadala curry is a quick and easy gravy to make. It is made with whole Bengal gram or black chickpeas. It has a beautiful color and a very pleasing aroma. We usually prepare kadala curry for breakfast together with Puttu. Puttu is a layered cake made of rice flour or semolina (rava), with interleaving layers…

Kerala Style Egg Roast – Learn how to make Kerala style Egg Roast

Kerala style egg roast is always remembered with Appam, a traditional breakfast bread of Kerala. This combination is very popular and an everyday favorite of many Malayali households. It is a match made in food heaven. You could even hear the rhythm of ‘appam mutta roast!!!…appam mutta roast!!!…’ (or appam mutta curry) in almost all…

Rogan Josh – Learn how to make Rogan Josh

I have come across many inviting pictures and recipes of the very popular Rogan Josh. But never tried my hands on it. But now I am totally in love with this book called ‘50 Great Curries Of India‘ by Camellia Panjabi. I had won this book for a contest organized by BetterButter. And I must…

Roasted Squid / Koondal varattiyathu – How to make Roasted Squid

Here is another lip smacking dish made of squid – roasted squid or koondal varattiyathu. Usually when I get fresh squid, I make either Roasted Squid or Spicy Squid Fry. Both are equally delicious. While fried squid is a dry side dish, roasted squid has thick gravy, and is perfect to be had with hot appams,…

Cajun Spiced Potatoes – Barbeque Nation Style

How to make Cajun Spiced Potatoes at home easily – with step-by-step illustration: If you have been to Barbeque Nation, I’m sure you would have fallen in love with this scrumptious dish named Cajun spiced potatoes. This dish holds an equal place among other grilled meat and seafood. And my husband loves it even more….

Cold Prawn Salad

How about some cold prawn salad? Salads are always so refreshing. But may sound boring to a few.  So how to go about it?? Yes… make it interesting by adding some interesting elements. A special salad once in a while is perfectly alright 🙂 So here I have made a simple yet very delicious prawn salad. It…