വാഴയിലയിൽ മുങ്ങി അവിയലിൽ പൊങ്ങിയ മൊഞ്ചത്തി മത്തി / Kerala Style Peppery Sardines Steamed in Banana Wrap

A flavorful & delicious seafood recipe to please all fish lovers where sardines are wrapped in banana leaf and cooked with spicy masala!   Ingredients: Mathi/chaala/sardines- 1/2 kg Tomato- 1, Pepper powder- 2 tsp Turmeric powder – 1/2 tsp Shallots – 10 Ginger- 1″ stick Garlic- 4 pods Coconut milk – 5-6 tbsp Coconut oil-

Mathi Nirachathu / Kerala Style Stuffed Sardines

Pan-fried sardines stuffed with aromatic spices, canned fish, & coconut, this dish is an interpretation inspired by some of the predominant flavors of Kerala!   Ingredients: Sardines/mackerels – 1/2 kg Tin fish-1 can Ginger-garlic paste – 2 tsp Onion-2, (1 finely chopped and the other thinly sliced) Green chilies -2, finely chopped Turmeric powder –

ഒടിയന്റെ മായയിൽ മത്തി അവിയൽ / Kerala Style Sardines In Coconut Gravy

Scrumptious sardines & raw mangoes cooked in grated coconut and flavored with aromatic curry leaves!   Ingredients: Sardines/mathi- 1/2 kg Freshly grated coconut – 1/2 cup Raw mango – 1, cut into small cubes Shallots – 8-10. thinly sliced Green chilies – 3, finely chopped Garlic pods- 4 Cumin seeds- 1/4 tsp Mustard seeds- 1/4

ചങ്കിന്റെ ചങ്കിടിപ്പായ￰ മത്തി മപ്പാസ് / Kerala Style Fried Sardines in Coconut Gravy

Enjoy these fried sardines cooked in rich creamy coconut milk and tomatoes made with the best of the spices!   Ingredients: Sardines – 6, big ones Onion- 1, thinly sliced Tomato -1, thinly sliced into rounds Ginger- 1″ piece, coarsely crushed Garlic – 3 pods, coarsely crushed Green chilies – 2, slit lengthwise Turmeric powder –

മത്തി തോരൻ – ചാള മേരി സ്പെഷ്യൽ / Kerala Style Sardine in Crushed Coconut Mix

A wonderfully delicious seafood delicacy with enticing flavors from the Land of Coconuts!     Ingredients: Mathi/Sardines- 10-12 Shallots/pearl onions- 10-12, finely chopped Ginger-1″ piece, finely chopped Garlic- 5 pods, finely chopped Green chilies – 3, finely chopped Turmeric powder- ¼ tsp Gambooge/kudampuli- 2 pieces Grated Coconut- 1/2 cup Fenugreek seeds- 1/4 tsp Mustard seeds-

മത്തി സുകുവും ചാള മേരിയും മണ്ണ് ചട്ടിയിൽ / Kerala Style Sardines Roast

Try this simple, yummy, &  mouth watering seafood delicacy with the sardines marinated in a delectable gravy & pan fried until crisp!     Ingredients: Mathi / sardines- 10-12, cleaned and washed Onions- 2, thinly sliced Tomatoes- 2, finely chopped Ginger-garlic paste – 2 tsp Green chilies -3, finely chopped Pepper powder – 3 tsp

Garlicky and Gingery Mathi/Sardine Curry-Kerala Style

Ingredients:- Mathi/Sardines – 10 nos or 2 cans of Sardines Shallots chopped – 8  Green chilli sliced – 3 Ginger sliced – an inch piece Garlic sliced – 8 cloves  Red chilli powder – 1 tables poon Coriander powder – 1.5 tea spoon Turmeric powder – 1/2 tsp Tamarind (kudampuli) – 3 medium pieces Curry

Thenga Varutharacha Meen (Mathi) Curry – Canned Sardines in Roasted Coconut Gravy

Ingredients: Fish – 1/2 kg ( i used two 8 oz can of sardines in water ) Tamarind pulp – 1.5 tea spoon Tomato quartered – 1 Oil – 1 tablespoon Mustard seeds – 1/2 tea spoon Fenugreek seeds – a large pinch Shallots chopped – 2 or 3 Curry leaves – 2 stems Optional

Mathi Peera Pattichadhu – Sardine in Coconut Mix

Ingredients: Sardine – 10 nos Shallots/pearlonion – 10 nos Green Chillies – 6 nos Finely chopped Ginger- ½ tsp Finely chopped Garlic- ½ tsp Grated Coconut – 1 cup Corriander powder – 1 tsp Chilli powder – 1 tsp Turmeric powder – ¼ tsp Fenugreek Powder -a pinch Kudampuli/Gambooge – 2-3 pieces Salt to taste

Mathi-Chaala Varuthathu/Kerala Style Fried Sardines

Ingredients Sardines/Mathi/Chala: 5-6 numbers Ginger-garlic paste: ½ tsp Turmeric powder: ¾ tsp Red chilly powder: ½ tsp Black Pepper powder: 1 tbsp Lemon juice: 1 tsp Oil: As required Curry Leaves: Few Salt: To taste Method: Clean the sardines well and make oblique gashes on both sides of the fish. Grind all other ingredients into a paste.