Peda/Milk fudge/Doodh peda

Peda is an Indian sweet known by different names .It is a delicate milk fudge which melts in your mouth like butter.  Thank goodness I don’t run a bakery of […]

Summer corn salad

Fresh corn is boiled and served chilled with hot, sizzling grilled steak or any meat. I am not a big fan of eating grilled corn on the cob because i […]

Shrimp fried/Konju /Chemmeen fry

Shrimp fried can be served as side dish or if u leave out the onion it becomes a sort after cocktail snack. If u are a shrimp lover u will […]

Onion pickle/challas/sallas

Onion pickle is a super crunchy accompaniment with meat.   It tastes yummy on top of burgers .We usually have it with cutlets, chicken or beef ularthiyathu and the onion pickle […]

Chicken stir fry/Chicken thoran

Chicken is marinated  with spices ,cooked, shredded and sauteed to perfection.This is very much a Kerala special dish because it is drenched in a coconut rain:). A super tasty stir […]

Yogurt and orange cake

Simple cakes are always a joy to bake  .This is an old fashioned cake to satisfy sweet craving without any frosting. Orange peel when infused with other ingredients imparts such […]

Cherry pickle

Cherry pickle is spicy but on the sweeter side.   I love pickling fruits but this  was completely a new one for me. These red rubies were almost good to […]

Watermelon sorbet

Imagine u went out to run errands come back home toasted in the sun ,ready to gobble up some ice to cool off .Here is a  small treat for your […]

Yucca root mashed/Kappa

  This is my comfort food ,hmmmmm…I tell you.. once you get the taste of it you will agree with me totally.  It is a hardy meal savored by Keralites […]