Korean Sweet Pancakes

These shallow fried, crispy pancakes are oozing with a syrup mixture of walnuts & brown sugar that makes you craving for them all the time! Ingredients:All purpose flour – 2 cupsRice flour – 1 cupMilk- 1.5 cup Brown sugar-3 tbspWalnuts-A handful, coarsely choppedCinnamon powder- 1/2 tspBlack sesame seeds- 1 tspInstant yeast – 1 packWhite sugar-

Paneer Khurchan / Cottage Cheese Semi Gravy

Cottage cheese cooked in a semi-dry sauce of onion, tomatoes and bell peppers! Ingredients: Paneer/cottage cheese- 250 gm, sliced lengthwise Onions- 1, thinly slicedGinger-garlic paste- 1 tspGreen chilies- 2, slit lengthwise Capsicum-1 red and 1 green, juliennedTomato- 1, julienned Red chili powder – 1 tbspCoriander powder – 1 tbspGaram masala – 1 tspAamchur powder – 1

നാടൻ മത്തി ചുരുട്ട് / Grilled Fish Rolls

Try these lip smacking sardines rolls smeared in spices, wrapped in banana leaves, & grilled! Ingredients:Sardines: 7-8 Onion-1, finely chopped Tomato-1, finely chopped Ginger- 1/2 inch, finely crushedGarlic- 3 pods- finely crushedRed chili powder- 2 tbspTurmeric powder – 1 tspBlack pepper powder – 1 tspLemon juice- 2 tspCurry leaves- A sprigSalt- To tasteOil- As needed

നത്തോലി മീൻ കിവിയിട്ട് പീരവച്ചത് / Anchovies & Kiwi Cooked In Shredded Coconut

A fusion recipe of the popular Kerala seafood delicacy -“meen peera pattichathu.” This dish is surely finger licking with the sweetness of the coconut, tanginess of kiwi fruit & the acidic hit of the shallots! Ingredients:Anchovies/netholi – 500 gKiwi- 5, cut into slicesFreshly grated coconut – 1/2 cupGinger – 1” piece, crushedGarlic – 4 pods,

Apple Halwa / Indian Style Apple Pudding

Delicious apple pudding simmered in loads of ghee & aromatic hints of vanilla & cinnamon! Ingredients:Apples -4Milk- 1/2 cupMawa/koya- 1/4 cupCashews – 10-12Sugar – 1/2 cupVanilla extract – 1/2 tspCinnamon powder – 1/4 tsp Clarified butter/ghee- As needed Method: Wash and peel the skin off the apples. Grate the apples. In a pan, add ghee

Baked Pesto Chicken With Veggies

A great way to sneak vegetables in your meal & the perfect one dish meal for the busy weeknight dinners! Ingredients:Chicken thighs – 6 with skinEggplant- 1, sliced lengthwiseBell peppers- 2, red and yellow, sliced lengthwiseCarrot- 1, sliced lengthwiseOnion- 1, thinly slicedGinger-garlic paste- 1 tspReadymade pesto – 1/2 cupTurmeric powder – 1 tspRed chili powder

കളർഫുൾ പാലപ്പം / Colorful Kerala Style Lace Hoppers

These lacy crispy edged, bowl shaped or flower-shaped, tasty pancakes are made from fermented rice batter. These are paired with your favorite curry poured at the soft center and relished! Ingredients:Raw rice -1 cup, soaked overnight or for 4-5 hoursBoiled cooked rice – 1 cupFreshly grated coconut – 1 cupEgg – 1Onion- 1, finely choppedCarrot