Squid Masala

Step 1

To make masala, heat oil in a pan.. Add onions and 10-12 curry leaves and saute for a minute. Add  1 tsp. ginger garlic paste and saute for a ½ minute

Step 2

Add 2 green chilies,and saute. Add 2 tsp. Chilli  – Pinch Turmeric , 2 chopped tomatoes and salt, mix and cook , add   200 g Squids rings

Step 3

Sprinkle little water, mix, cover and cook till fully done.

Step 4

Switch off heat, add pepper powder and garam masala.

Step 5

Garnish with coriander leaves and serve hot with a lemon wedge.

 

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Parippu Thalichathu – Dal Fry Recipe

Parippu Thalichathu - Dal Fry Recipe

Cook – 1 Cup Toor Dal -Wash –  +/- 6  Cups Water  -Bring to the boil – Skim off any scum that rises to the surface.

Add – 2 Slit Green Chilli – 1 Chopped Onion chunks – Cook till just done

Saute – 1 tbsp.  Coconut Oil – 1 Chopped Onion pcs. – handful Curry leaves – 1 tsp. Salt –  till translucent – 1 tsp. Crushed Chilli Powder. – Stir +/- 1 mnt – low flame

Mix – Saute to Cooked Dal – Add water if needed –  Bring to Boil – Turn off Stove – Done

Serve with Rice or Naan.

Note :  Add more or less water as required.  Adjust Salt and Spice to taste.  Soak Dal for couple of hours to reduce cooking time.

This recipe brings back memories of my Dad who loved Dal and  cooked  various versions of Dal most evenings.   Appachan I have decided to make Dal most evening too.

Simple Delicious and Easy Dal fry-Kerala Style Parippu  Thalichathu Recipe with Toor or Tuur Dal. 

 

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Parsley Chutney Rava Dosa

Parsley Chutney Rava Dosa Recipe

Mix –   1/2 Cup Rice Powder – 1/2 Cup Semolina – 1/4 Cup All Purpose Flour- 1 chopped Onion – 1/2 tsp Salt – +/-2 cups water  – Rest  30 mnts

Soak – Marble Size Tamrind – 1/2 Cup Hot water- 10 mnts – Extract Tamarind Juice

Grind – 1/2 Cup Each – Peanuts – Parsley – Grated Coconut  – 1/2 Small Onion – 1/2 tsp. each – Chilli Powder –  Ginger Powder –  Tamarind Juice  – Chutney

Heat – Grease Pan – Spread Batter  – Drizzle Oil – Flip to cook both Sides – Low Flame. – Dosa Ready.

Serve Hot Dosas with Chutney and Sambar for Breakfast or Lunch.

Note :  Adjust Salt to taste. Use Dried Parsley or Coconut if preferred.

Recipe for Quick Easy Delicious South Indian Savoury Rava Dosa Pancakes with Parsley Peanut Chutney  or Pesto.

 

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Pineapple Chicken — Finger licking Flavours

Marinate –  1 Kg Chicken – Juice 1 lemon – Salt  – Pepper – 2 tbsp Oil  – 1 hour – Grill till done.

Saute  – 1 Onion – 1 tsp. each Minced Garlic and Ginger – 2 Bell Pepper – 3/4 cup chopped Pineapplle – in Oil

Sauce-  Blend 1/4 cup Pineapple – 1/4 cup Orange juice  – 1 tsp. each Salt – Sugar and Chilli flakes – 1 tbsp. Corn Starch  add to Saute. Simmer 3-4 mnts.

Serve – Grilled Chicken with Sauce – Garnished with Coriander leaves.

For Detailed receipe with beautful pictures see link below.

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Nadan Kerala Style Beef Cutlets

Recipe for South Indian Kerala style Beef Cutlets A Crunchy Snack with Salad

Microwave – 3-4  medium Potatoes – +/- 8 mnts. – Till Soft – Peel and Mash Roughly

Chop – 1 big Onion – 1″ pc Ginger – 2 Green Chilli – 3 cloves Garlic – handful Curry Leaves – Small Pcs.

Spices –  1 tsp. Garam Masala – 1/2 tsp Pepper – 1/2 tsp Turmeric –  Powders Mixed

Cook – 1/2 Kg. Ground Beef – 1/4  cup Water – 1 tsp. Salt – Spices – Stir well – cook till Dry.

Add –  Chopped items – 1tsp. Oil (optional) –  Stir fry  – Low Flame – 5 mnts – Cool – Add Mashed Potatoes – Mix – Form Tight Balls – Even size – in Desired shape.

Fry –  Beat 1 Egg – Dip Cutlets – Roll in Bread Crumbs – Deep Fry both sides in Hot Oil.

Serve Delicious Beef Cutlets Hot with Tomato Sauce and Salad.

Note – Adjust Spices to taste.  Boil Potatoes instead of Microwave if preferred.

Recipe for South Indian Kerala style Beef Cutlets A Crunchy Snack Great as a Starter for Parties.  Easy to make Delicious to Eat.

 

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Keema Mutter – Ground Meat and Peas Curry

Keema Matar Recipe

Crush – 1 Medium Onion – 2 inch Ginger pc.  – 6-7 Cloves Garlic –  Handful Curry Leaves

Spice – 1 tsp. Garam Masala – 1/2  tsp. Pepper – 1 tbsp. Coriander –  1 /2 tsp. Cumin -1/2 tsp. Turmeric – 1/2 tsp Chilli – 1 tsp. Salt – Spice Mix Powder

Chop –  3 tomatoes  – 1 Carrot  – Small Pcs.

Saute  – Pan – 2 tbsp. Oil -Heat –  Crushed items  – Stir fry 1 mnt – Add Spice Powder – Saute 1/2 mnt. – Add Chopped  – Fry 1 to 2 mnts.

Cook – Add 1/2 kg Ground Meat – Stir Fry 2 mnts – 1/2 cup Water – Bring to Boil – cover and cook – 10- 12 mnts  – Add  Peas – cook  +/- 5 mnts till Done

Garnish – Chopped Coriander Leaves or Parsley.

Serve  – Delicious Keema Curry with Rice or Naan and Raitha

Note :  Use Beef or Any Ground meat of choice.  Use Sweet Chilli Powder instead of Spicy and adjust Salt to taste.

Quick and easy Keema Matar Curry Recipe with Green Peas and Carrots.  Delicious Indian curry to serve with Steamed Basmathi Rice Or Naan Or  Pita Bread.

 

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Spicy Prawn Skewers

Grilled prawn sticksSpicy Prawn Skewers

Peel – Devien- wash 16 large Prawns

Grind – 4 cloves garlic – 1 inch Pc ginger – 2 green Chilli – Pinch Salt – 1/2 tsp. turmeric – handful coriander leaves – 1tsp. Olive Oil – juice half lemon –  Paste

Marinate –  Prawns in above Paste  – 15 mnts.

Soak  – 8 mini wooden skewers –  bowl of water – 15 mins

Cut  – 1 Red Onion – 8  Pcs.

Skewer – 2 prawns per Stick – 1 pc of Onion in between

Fry – Heat Flat Pan – Spread 1 tbsp. Oil – Fry Prawn Stick +/- 2 mnts on each Side. –  Done

Serve Delicious Prawn Skewers as Starters with lime wedges

Note  – Adjust Salt and Chilli to taste.  Use Pesto or Thai Curry Paste to Marinate instead.

Recipe for Easy to make and really yummy, Prawn Skewers on the Pan or  BBQ as Starter 

 

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Dhaba Dal – Green Lentil Curry

Chapati Aloo - Indian Flat Bread with Potato Recipe

Dhaba Dal - Green Lentil Curry Recipe

Soak – Cook  – Green gram 1 cup –  5 cups water – soaked over night – cook till soft

Chop –  2 Medium Onions – 5 Garlic cloves  – 1 inch pc Ginger – Few Curry leaves  – 2 tomatoes

Spices – 1 tsp. chilli Powder 1/4 tsp. Turmeric powder – 1/4 tsp. Cumin Powder 1/2 tsp. Coriander Powder -1/2 tsp. Garam Masala – 1 tsp.  – 1 tsp. Salt – –  pinch Asafoetida powder

Heat – Pan – 2 tbsp. Ghee – Onion Ginger Garlic – till golden – Add spices – Stir +/- 1 mnt – Tomatoes  -2 mnts
Combine – Add cooked lentil to above –  More water if required – Bring to Boil

Garnish – Coriander leaves –  Twist of Lemon

Serve Delicious Dhaba Dal Hot with Rice or  Naan.

Note – Use Lentil of Choice – Adjust Salt and spices to Taste

Recipe for Green Gram Lentil  with Spices  and masalas for that authentic Dhaba – Style Flavours.  Dhaba  is a roadside restaurant on highways, which serve fresh, hot delicious Punjabi food for very reasonable prices.

 

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Nadan Pork Ularthiyathu -Kerala Style Pork with Coconut Recipe

Nadan Pork Ularthiyathu -Kerala Style Pork with Coconut Recipe

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Spices: –1 TspChilli powder – 1 Tbsp. – Coriander powder – 2 Tsp-Turmeric powder – 1  Tsp- Pepper powder – 1 Tsp- Garam masala – 1 Tsp- Fennel powder

Chop –  3 Onions – 3 Green chilly – 3  Tomato

Saute – Heat 2 tbsp. coconut oil in a pan  – Add handful  curry leaves, -1 tbsp. ginger garlic paste – Add Onion – Green Chilli –   +/- 1 Tsp. Salt to taste –  Fry till translucent – Add Spices – Stir – 1 mnt – Chopped Tomato – Stir 1 mnt.

Cook  –  Add 1 kg. Pork – Bite size pcs.  to above –  Stir fry  2-3 mnts –  Add 1/2 cup water –  cook on low Flame or Pressure cook till done

Garnish  – 1 cup Sliced Coconut – Bring to Boil.  Cook to reduce sauce to desired consistancy.

Serve Delicious Curry  with Rice or Chapati

Note – Use Beef instead of Pork.   Adjust Spices and Salt to Taste.   Use Apple cider Vinegar instead of Tomato.

Kerala Style Indian Recipe for Nadan Pork Curry Garnished with Sliced Coconut pieces.   

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Chemmeen Vada – Prawns Patties

Prawns Chemeen Vada Recipe

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Peel –  2 cups Raw Prawns – cut small pcs.

Skin –  4 Shallots – 1/2 inch pc Ginger – 4 Cloves Garlic

Spices –  1/2 tsp. Each – Chilli – Pepper – Turmeric Powder – Salt to taste- Handful Curry Leaves

Grate – 1 Cup Grated Coconut  ( Fresh or Dry)

Blend – Above items  – Rough Paste.  –  Make small Patties.

Fry – Heat Pan – 2 tbsp. Coconut Oil –  Shallow Fry Prawn Patties – Low Flame – +/-2 mnts each side.

Delicious Chemmeen Vada ready to be Served as a Starter or Side dish.

Note – Adjust salt and spices to taste.   Make a small doughnut hole in the middle of Patty for even cooking.

 

Easy Indian Recipe for Chemmeen Prawns Vada  | Kerala  Style Shrimp Cutlet or Patties . Chemmeen Vada can be Served as a Starter or Side dish.