This dry egg dish is loved in combination with Kerala porotta and appam.
Ishtu is used as a side dish with appam, dosa and Idli.
This recipe is from the South of Kerala. I was intoduced to it by my mother-in-law. It is a nice combination of sour taste of tamarind with the mild sweetness of pumpkin.
Broccoli is not very common in India, but now increasingly available in the city super markets. Here is a broccoli preparation using coconut and the kerala style of preparing food. I love it!!!
Puttu is unique to Kerala. It is one of the most loved breakfast among Keralites. Combined with kadala curry, it makes a well balanced diet. Preparation requires a special vessel called the puttu maker.
This is again unique to Kerala. It looks like noodles and can be called steamed rice noodles. It requires an idiappam maker/ presser and Idli maker/ steamer. It is usually enjoyed with peas curry, kadal curry , egg curry or with steamed bananas.
Ever thought of making tasty mango pickle within minutes? Here is the traditional Kerala household instant mango pickle.
This is a delicious Kerala side dish served at all important functions - like marriage, house warming and all. It is a vegetarian dish.
My mother’s Keralite friend taught her this delicious recipe.
This is one of the most common methods of making Kerala fish curry.