Tag Archives: kerala

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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Kerala Christmas Fruit / Plum Cake

It’s December!! Yay! I love Decembers. It’s the best month of the year for me. The weather in UAE is amazing, the children , by mid Dec. are off from school for winter break (don’t know if that’s always a good thing…but … 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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Black-eyed Yellow Beans Stir Fry

The other day while I was chatting to my sister-in-law (hi L!), she was telling me that her mother makes amazing black-eyed yellow beans. And I had never seen or eaten them before, that I had to actually google it … 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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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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Fish Molly/Molee

Fish Molly is a Kerala style fish curry where the fish is cooked in thick coconut milk. The fish that’s used mostly for this is Kingfish. But I think you could even use salmon. This is my mother’s recipe and everyone … Continue reading

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