Malaysian Style Sardine Curry

An excellent way of enjoying the flavors and richness of an easy one-pot fish curry with okra that is just as tasty and delicious!     Ingredients: Sardines – 5-6 pieces, cleaned Okra/ladies finger – 500 g, slit lengthwise into halves Onion- 1, thinly sliced Ginger-garlic paste- 1 tsp Green chilies- 2, slit lengthwise Tomatoes – 2,

Mutton Vellai Kurma – Tamil Nadu Style White Mutton Curry

Try this delicious coconut-based mutton delicacy that is super simple and bursting with flavors!   Ingredients: Mutton with bones – 1/2 kg Shallots/pearl onions- 10, thinly sliced Ginger-garlic paste – 2 tsp Green chilies-2 Turmeric powder – 1/4 tsp Freshly grated coconut – 1/2 cup Poppy seeds – 1 tsp Cashew nuts – 5 Fennel

The Grinch’s Favorite Dadar Gulung / Indonesian Pandan Crepes with Sweet Coconut Filling

Pandan (screwpine leaves) flavored sweet crepe rolls stuffed with grated coconut is one of the popular snacks in Indonesia! These vibrant & colorful crepes are enticing & sure to delight the little ones!   Ingredients: All purpose flour/maida – 1 cup Pandan juice/ paste – 2 drops/1 tsp Egg – 1 Coconut milk – 1/2

Hyderabadi Mirchi Ka Salan

An authentic Hyderabadi recipe made of fried green chilies dunked in spicy, tangy, rich creamy sauce that is bursting with flavors & can be relished with biryani!     Ingredients: Banana peppers/Jalapeno chilies- 8-10 Onion- 1, finely chopped Ginger-garlic paste- 1/2 tsp Peanuts- 1/4 cup Grated coconut – 1/2 cup Sesame seeds- 1 tbsp Jeera/cumin

Chakka Erissery / Kerala Style Raw Tender Jackfruit With Roasted Coconut

A mildly tempered dish with the light sweetness of tender jackfruit blended in roasted coconut & spices!   Ingredients: Raw jackfruit flesh /chakka- 1/2 kg Shallots/pearl onions- 3-4, thinly sliced Garlic pods-2 Green chilies- 2, slit lengthwise Turmeric powder- 1/2 tsp Red chili powder – 1 tsp Cumin seeds- 1/2 tsp Freshly grated coconut –

Chettinad Masala Kuzhi Paniyaram / Chettinad Style Spongy Savory Fritters

A quick snack that is also a perfect breakfast made from left over idli/dosa batter!   Ingredients: Idli/Dosa batter – 3 cups Onion – 1, finely chopped Green chilies-2, finely chopped Ginger – 1/2″ piece, finely minced Carrot – 2, finely grated Grated coconut – 2 tbsp Turmeric powder- 1/4 tsp Mustard seeds- 1/4 tsp

കുട്ടനാടൻ ഞണ്ടു കാവാലം തേങ്ങാപാലിൽ / Kerala Style Crab Curry in Coconut Gravy

An awesome & exceptional seafood delicacy from the backwaters of Kuttanad-Kerala that tastes heavenly!   Ingredients: Crabs-4, cleaned and cut into halves Onion- 1, thinly sliced Shallots/pearl onions- 5, thinly sliced Ginger- 1 inch piece, finely minced Garlic pods- 5, finely minced Kanthari/bird’s eye chilies- 8-10 Freshly grated coconut -1/2 cup Turmeric powder- 1/2 tsp