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

Mesh Om Ali

An Egyptian dessert made of pleated phyllo sheets- an equivalent to the bread pudding made of phyllo sheets, a luscious combination of condensed milk, & generously topped with nuts! Ingredients: Phyllo sheets -1 pack, thawed Unsalted butter- 1 cup, melted Condensed milk – 1 can Nuts of your choice – As needed Method: Preheat the

കൊതിയൂറും ഇളനീർ ചിക്കൻ / Kerala Style Tender Coconut Chicken Korma

Packed with flavor, this is an incredibly delicious & an ultimate comfort food that is surprisingly easy to make!  Ingredients: Chicken- 1/2 kg, cut into medium pieces Tender coconut – 1 can Onions- 1, finely chopped Tomato- 1 , finely chopped Ginger- 1/2 inch, crushed Garlic – 5-6 pods, crushed Green chilies- 2, finely chopped

പഴങ്ങൾ നിറച്ച കൊഴുക്കട്ട / Mixed Fruits Steamed Dumplings

An extra zing twist to the healthy & popular dumplings that are well enjoyed with a cup of hot tea! Ingredients:Rice/ragi flour- 2 cupsJaggery- 1 cup, gratedGrated coconut – 1/2 cupCardamom powder – 1/2 tspPineapple-1 ring, finely choppedApple- 1/2, finely choppedBanana – 1/2, finely choppedKiwi- 1, finely choppedMango- 2 medium pieces, finely choppedRaisins- 2 tbspCashews

ക്രിസ്തുമസിനു മലബാറിൻ്റെ ഉന്നക്കായ പായസം / Unnakaya Payasam / Malabari Style Stuffed Plantain Pudding

A sweet fusion of the popular authentic Malabar delicacy – unnakaya-fried stuffed plantain balls, relished as a delicious creamy pudding!   Ingredients:Medium ripe plantains- 2Cashew nuts- A handful, roughly choppedRaisins- A handfulCardamom pods- 2Grated coconut – 1 cupMilk- 2 cupsRice flour- 1 tbspAll purpose flour/maida – 2 tbsSugar – 5 tbspGhee/clarified butter- As neededOil- As

Parle G Ice Cream Sandwich

Enjoy a perfect summertime treat with India’s favorite humble biscuit- Parle-G!!!   Ingredients: Parle G biscuits – 20 Ice cream (your favorite) – 2 large bowls Pistachios – 1/2 cup, coarsely chopped Cashew nuts- 1/2 cup coarsely chopped Sprinkles- As needed Method: Line a tray with parchment paper. Layer 10 of the biscuits. Spread the

തിരുവിതാംകൂർ കോഴി ബിരിയാണി – Travancore Style Chicken Biryani

Spiced ghee rice layered with spicy chicken masala, fried cashews & raisins, and garnished with fresh herbs making a delicious mouthwatering one pot meal!   Ingredients: Chicken – 1 kg, cut into medium size pieces Basmati rice – 3 cups Onions – 3, thinly sliced Pearl onions/shallots- 10, thinly sliced Tomato – 1, finely chopped

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

Stuffed Zucchini Sabzi

A healthy & amazing dish that is packed with flavors from aromatic spices and cooked in a thick crunchy cashew paste!   Ingredients: Zucchini -2 Cashew nuts- 1/2 cup, crushed into coarse powder Ginger-garlic paste- 1 tsp Green chilies-2, finely minced Turmeric powder – 1/2 tsp Kashmiri chili powder – 2 tsp Cumin powder- 1/4