Category Archives: South Indian Dishes

Kerala Style Beef Fry

If and when I make beef, this is the ONLY recipe I follow.  This recipe is my mothers and like every other recipe of hers, it’s foolproof. And every time, I serve it to someone, they invariably end up asking … Continue reading

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Traditional keralite Parippu Payasam to celebrate 2nd anniversary of Blogging

It’s our 2nd anniversary!! It’s been 2 years since I’ve started this blog or rather another food blog was added to this huge pool of lovely food blogs.  When I started I didn’t know if I could sustain this even for … Continue reading

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Ethakka Appam / Pazham Pori / Banana fritters/ Ripe Plantain fritters

Ethakka Appam is what we call these golden beauties. At my inlaws place they call it Pazham Pori and in English it’s either Ripe plantain fritters or banana fritters. Whatever name they go by, these are yet another Keralite delicacy that is a regular … Continue reading

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Cabbage Thoran

Cabbage Thoran or stir fry is a signature Kerala dish. It’s served for lunch as a side dish / accompaniment and is a sure thing even for Sadyas. This delicious thoran is super easy to make, the beautiful yellow color makes it really … Continue reading

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Kuttanadan Chicken Roast

Loads of water, greenery, and really picturesque is the best I can say about Kuttanad…a region in the Alleppey district of Kerala. Kuttanad is the rice bowl of Kerala, and is resplendent in green paddy fields, coconut groves and water fowl. My … Continue reading

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Chicken Biriyani

Biriyani is considered by some to be a really difficult dish to make, while others think it’s really easy to prepare, perfect for a lazy Sunday afternoon. I personally feel though the process is kind of lengthy, it’s still pretty simple and … Continue reading

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Prawns Roast

We all love seafood and especially prawns is a hands down winner in it! When we were kids, me and my brothers used to count as to how many each one would take, just to make sure none got more! … Continue reading

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