മുട്ട പനിയാരം കറി / Egg Dumplings Curry

Flavorful savory egg dumplings dunked in spicy tomato onion gravy! Ingredients:Eggs – 5 Green peas – 1/4 cup Onion- 1, finely choppedGreen chilies – 2, finely choppedTomato-1, finely choppedGarlic – 4 pods, finely mincedGinger – 1” piece, finely mincedFreshly grated coconut – 4 tbspCashewnuts – 6-8Fennel seeds – 1 tspGaram masala – 1 tspTurmeric powder –

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

ഓശാന സ്പെഷ്യൽ കൊഴുക്കട്ട / Hosanna Special Rice Dumplings

These special rice dumplings are prepared on “Kozhukatta Saturday” or traditionally called as “Lazarus Saturday” – the day before Palm Sunday. It is believed that Jesus comes to Lazarus’ house 6 days prior to Maundy Thursday. This day is re-lived by making these dumplings which symbolizes the perfume bottle used to wash Jesus’ feet. The

Savory Beetroot Paniyarams

Gorgeous pink colored savory dumplings that can be made part of a healthy breakfast or snack! Ingredients: Beetroot -1 cup, finely gratedDosa batter – 2 cupsOnion-1, finely choppedGinger-garlic paste- 1 tspMustard seeds- 1/4 tspDry red chili flakes – 1/2 tspCurry leaves- A small sprig, finely choppedCoriander leaves- A small bunch, finely choppedSalt- To tasteOil- As

Chettinad Muttai Paniyaram / Chettinad Style Egg Dumplings

Try these egg bites that are delicious and protein rich perfect for breakfast on-the-go!   Ingredients: Eggs – 2 Chili powder – 1/4 tsp Onions – 1, finely chopped Green chilies– 2, finely chopped Coriander leaves – A small bunch, finely chopped Salt – To taste Oil- As needed Method: Heat oil in a pan.

മാത്തുക്കുട്ടിച്ചയന് കൊച്ചുത്രേസ്യ കൊച്ചിന്റെ പിടിയും കോഴിക്കറിയും/ Kerala Style Rice Dumplings with Chicken Curry

A traditional Kerala Christian delicacy that is lip smacking and classic. Small rice dumplings cooked in a thick coconut milk sauce flavored with a hint of garlic and cumin along with fresh sprigs of curry leaves served with chicken curry!   Ingredients for Pidi/Rice Dumplings: Roasted rice flour/puttu powder/pathiri podi – 1 cup + 2

പഴം കുമ്പിൾ അപ്പം/ Therali Appam/ Steamed Banana-Rice Dumblings

An authentic & traditional snack made from ripe plantains or jackfruits -this is purely an amalgamation of flavor and fragrance which can whet one’s appetite!   Ingredients: Ripe plantains/nenthrapazham/ethakka- 6 Jaggery-3-4 medium size pieces Clarified butter/ghee- 2 tsp Cardamom-2, crushed Cumin seeds/jeera- 1/4 tsp, crushed Dried ginger powder/chukku – 1/4 tsp (optional) Shredded coconut- 1 cup

Pulivaral / Nulliyitta Appam / Malabar Style Tamarind Fritters

An excellent and tasty Malabar snack. These easy to make sweet deep fried dumplings are made in the shape of tamarinds, hence the name!    Ingredients: All purpose flour/maida – 1 1/2 cup Rice flour – 4 tbsp Ripe bananas – 4, mashed Jaggery – 5 tbsp Cardamom powder – 1/4 tsp Baking soda –

Carrot Vazhayila Ada / Kerala Style Steamed Carrot & Rice Dumplings

A twist to the very traditional & popular Kerala sweet dish! These little wonders are made of rice parcels with the addition of carrots, coconut, & jaggery and then steamed in banana leaves to give a nice flavor to your sweet tooth!    Ingredients: Rice flour – 2 cups Carrot – 1, grated Coconut- 1

Chakka Kumbilappam / Kerala Style Cone Shaped Steamed Jackfruit Dumplings

A seasonal authentic snack that goes by several names – Chakka Appam/ Vazhanayappam/ Theraliyappam/ Edanayappam. The jackfruit preserve is mixed with grated coconut & jaggery to form a smooth dough which is then wrapped in fresh (or frozen) bay leaves shaped into cones & steamed. The delicious flavor of the jackfruit and the aromatic fragrance of