Kalan Kerala Curry

Kalan is a traditional Kerala dish made during Onam Sadhya. It is a curry dish prepared using buttermilk, mustard seeds, coconut and raw bananas. Ingredients 3 cup thick butter milk 2 cups yam and raw bananas- cut into thin slices 1 tsp turmeric powder 1 tsp powdered fenugreek seeds 1 tsp black pepper powder 1/2…

Buttermilk Chicken with Char Grilled Broccoli

This buttermilk chicken with char-grilled broccoli recipe is a lip smacking combination of flavors that will leave your guests wanting for more. Served with chilli and garlic sauce. Topped with almond flakes. Ingredients 3 chicken legs 2 cups buttermilk 1 Tbsp cumin powder 6 Tbsp vegetable oil 4 Tbsp olive oil 8 cloves of garlic…

Buttermilk Sambar

Sambar is one of the most loved dishes in the south Indian cuisine. Lady finger and brinjal cooked in a sambar paste and buttermilk base. A tempting tadka poured over the sambar and served piping hot! Ingredients For the vegetables: 2 Tbsp coconut oil 1/2 tsp turmeric powder 1/2 tsp red chilli powder 200 gms…

Recipe of Margherita Pizza

The classic Marghertia pizza with mozzarella cheese and basil leaves. Ingredients Pizza dough Passata sauce 1 cup Grated mozzarella cheese Handful of basil leaves Extra virgin olive oil Pepper How to Make Margherita Pizza Pre-heat oven at its highest mark and flour baking tray. Roll out dough and place on the tray. Spread a thin…

Recipe of Dum Paneer Kali Mirch

A fragrant curry brightened with black pepper. Exclude the cream if you want to make it low fat. Ingredients 1 tsp oil 4 cloves 4 green cardamoms 1 inch piece cinnamon 1 onion fried till brown and blended with little water to make paste Paste of 1 tsp ginger and 1 tsp garlic with 4…

Brown Rice Onion Pilaf 

Serves – 3 Time – 45 Minutes to prepare INGREDIENTS 20 ml oil 1 Tbsp butter 1 onion, sliced 1 bay leaf 1/2 tsp cinnamon powder 1 pinch sugar 1 1/2 cup brown basamati rice, washed and soaked 3- 3 1/2 cups vegetables stock/ chicken stock/ plain water Salt, to taste Pepper, to taste METHOD In a deep…

Baked Cheesy Corn Dip

INGREDIENTS 4 ears corn, kernels stripped 1 1/4 c. shredded Cheddar 1/4 c. mayonnaise 1/4 c. sour cream kosher salt Black pepper Tortilla chips, for serving DIRECTIONS Preheat oven to 375 degrees F. In a medium bowl, stir together corn kernels, 1 cup cheddar, mayo, and sour cream and season with salt and pepper. Transfer…

10 Best Non Vegetarian Recipes

There are some of us for whom a good meal almost always means a meaty affair. With so many varied kinds of non-vegetarian dishes, one is sure to be bowled over with lip-smacking flavours. Look within the Indian sub-continent and you have unique preparations using local regions of the region. Imagine biting into Malabar fish…

Pommes Gratin

Ingredients 2 tsp + 2 tsp butter 1 cup cream 1 tsp thyme 2 cloves garlic, bashed Salt, to taste Pepper, to taste Nutmeg powder, a pinch 3 potatoes, peeled and sliced thinly 5 Tbsp grated cheese (Cheddar or Gruyere) Method In a pan add 2 tsp butter with 1 cup cream. Add thyme, garlic,…

Masala Bhindi

Ingredients 250 gm bhindi 1 small bowl of water 7-8 Tbsp mustard oil 1 tsp jeera seeds 1 tsp fennel seeds 1 small bowl finely chopped onions 1 tsp chopped ginger 1/2 tsp turmeric powder Salt – to taste 1 tsp fennel powder 1 1/2 tsp amchoor powder 1/4 tsp pepper powder 1/2 tsp sugar 1…