Kerala Kitchen en Fri, 22 Mar 2019 12:14:39 GMT Quick chicken curry by MG Sreekumar While cooking, Sreekumar entertains his viewers by singing some of his super hit songs as well. Thu, 02 Jul 2020 04:40:33 GMT Kerala-style brinjal curry This simple brinjal or eggplant curry is spicy and tastes amazing with rice. Interestingly, if properly cooked, this curry can be stored up to four days. Here is the recipe for a tasty, Kerala-style eggplant curry. Tue, 16 Jun 2020 00:54:19 GMT Leftover rice vathal Put leftover rice to delicious use with this easy and simple recipe. Leftover rice vathal is crispy and a perfect companion for your tea. Fri, 12 Jun 2020 00:29:23 GMT Special mutton curry by MG Sreekumar Sreekumar says he always enjoyed preparing this curry whenever he toured abroad with shows and stayed at his friends' places. This mutton curry is healthy as well, as too much masala or spices are not added in it. Mon, 08 Jun 2020 01:04:01 GMT Crispy kappa pappadam Kappa pappadam or tapioca crispies is a delicious snack that can be cooked easily with very little oil. Wafer-thin kappa papadam tastes amazing with a glass of piping hot black tea. Here is how you could make the tapioca crispies Thu, 04 Jun 2020 00:23:50 GMT Crab meat thoran There are very few things as tasty as fresh crab meat from the backwaters of Kerala. Here is how to make a traditional Kerala dish with crab – 'njandu thoran,' that is, crab cooked with green chilly, ginger, shallots, and coconut as basic ingredients. Sun, 31 May 2020 12:08:02 GMT Morasu fish in green chilli gravy Morasu or needle fish tastes amazing when fried or cooked as a curry. Check out the special recipe of morasu cooked in green chilli paste. Sun, 31 May 2020 03:30:27 GMT Tamarind jam This is the season when the tamarind trees are full of ripe fruit that wait to be plucked. Tamarinds can be easily preserved as delicious jams. Check out this easy recipe. Fri, 22 May 2020 05:26:44 GMT Ibrahim Kutty's varutharacha chicken curry without onions and tomatoes Vlogger Ibrahim Kutty says he feels happy while cooking as he does it with passion and enjoys every bit of it. In his latest vlog, Ibrahim Kutty shows a recipe of special varutharacha chicken curry in which onions and tomatoes aren't added. Sun, 17 May 2020 00:49:52 GMT Kerala-style spicy fish curry 'Kari' or catfish is a local variety that is usually found in backwaters or in ponds in the countryside. This fleshy fish could be fried or cooked in spicy masala which tastes amazing with rice. Here is a recipe of Kerala-style kari fish curry. Thu, 14 May 2020 00:56:47 GMT Pavalanga and chemmeen thoran Snake gourd and prawns thoran (stir fry) is a perfect side dish for an elaborate lunch. The intricate flavours of this unique dish are sure to excite your taste buds Tue, 28 Apr 2020 00:38:42 GMT Grilled Tilapia The gift tilapia should be cleaned and scored well so that it absorbs the marinade nicely. Sun, 26 Apr 2020 03:19:53 GMT Freshwater mud crab roast The exclusive mud crabs are expensive and are mostly exported. However, the lockdown restrictions have created chaos in the export sector. Sat, 25 Apr 2020 00:44:00 GMT Kerala-style spicy chicken roast for this Ramadan This spicy chicken roast requires basic ingredients and can be cooked pretty easily. Fri, 24 Apr 2020 00:45:07 GMT Bismi group's Ajmal cooks Kuttanadan duck roast amid lockdown Like most people who are home quarantined due to the lockdown, Ajmal VA, the managing director of the Ajmal Bismi group too has decided to hone his culinary skills. Tue, 21 Apr 2020 00:40:30 GMT Easy fish curry in coconut gravy Check out the recipe of the fish curry that is incredibly delicious despite using very few ingredients. Wed, 01 Apr 2020 11:32:47 GMT Quick brinjal curry Here's an easy curry you can make with brinjal. This goes well with rice as well as chappathi. Sun, 29 Mar 2020 05:20:00 GMT Cheeda What's best about this snack is that it can be bottled and preserved; easy on the purse too. So, let's make cheeda! Sun, 29 Mar 2020 04:39:47 GMT Kannimanga achar Kanni manga or tender mango pickle is part of the quintessential Kerala cuisine. The sour and spicy pickle could be stored for up to six months. Here is how you could prepare kanni manga achar at home. Fri, 20 Mar 2020 06:57:54 GMT Easy pumpkin pickle Kuriakku Thomas, owner of a catering service based in Chalakkudy, Varantharapilly and Vasupuram areas in Thrissur shares his recipe of a special pumpkin pickle that has become a hit at events lately. Mon, 16 Mar 2020 00:21:20 GMT Surprise your guests with spring onion straws and then thoran Spring onion also has excellent use in your kitchen as it makes a delicious thoran (stir fry). Here is recipe for Kerala-style stir fry with spring onions. Thu, 05 Mar 2020 06:05:04 GMT Easy mathi peera If you are bored of eating the regular fried sardines, here is a delicious dish in which sardines is cooked in grated coconut and spices. Wed, 04 Mar 2020 00:56:20 GMT Delicious cauliflower mappas Check out the fairly simple recipe of cauliflower mappas. Mon, 02 Mar 2020 07:02:53 GMT Unakkameen chembu curry This dry fish and chembu curry can be easily made using the fresh ingredients that are locally available. Fri, 28 Feb 2020 04:41:41 GMT Curd curry Green gram gravy or sugar can be added to curd to improve nutritional benefits of curd. Check out the recipe of the curd curry that tastes amazing with rice. Mon, 24 Feb 2020 00:44:58 GMT Try these easy Shivratri special dishes Here are four special dishes that are usually cooked for Shivratri. Fri, 21 Feb 2020 00:50:45 GMT Spicy beef chathachu ularthiyathu This spicy beef ularthiyathu is quite unique and special as the beef pieces are added in the masala after crushing it well. Wed, 12 Feb 2020 00:42:49 GMT Easy tilapia curry by Ponnamma Babu Ponnamma is an expert in cooking traditional dishes. She often presents cookery shows in television channels Fri, 07 Feb 2020 03:40:37 GMT Special karimeen pollichathu by chef Suresh Pillai Check out how to bake karimeen with coconut and ivy gourd. Thu, 06 Feb 2020 00:55:45 GMT Nellikka sambharam Nellikka sambharam or gooseberry juice is a healthy drink that can be easily prepared using the simple ingredients at home. Fri, 31 Jan 2020 03:56:57 GMT Wheat murukku Crispy murukku is the perfect snack to be enjoyed with a glass of hot tea in the evening. Replace maida with wheat for a relatively healthy snacking. Tue, 28 Jan 2020 04:12:33 GMT Tomato thokku This could be enjoyed as a tasty side dish with idli, dosa, chapathi, or curd saadam. Tomato thokku could be stored up to 15 days. Check out the simple recipe of tomato thokku. Mon, 27 Jan 2020 10:10:13 GMT Easy thattukada-style omelette by Lekshmi Nair Culinary expert and vlogger Lekshmi Nair shows how to prepare Kerala thattukada (wayside eatery) style omelet with a twist. Wed, 15 Jan 2020 06:59:30 GMT Coconut milk stew This stew with creamy coconut milk gravy can be prepared using vegetables or chicken. You could make it spicy or mild by adding fewer chillies as per your taste. Tue, 14 Jan 2020 05:23:50 GMT Soy chunks curry Soy chunks or soy meat is loaded with iron that is an excellent remedy for anaemia and fatigue. Sun, 12 Jan 2020 05:40:23 GMT Ethapazham kumbilappam Here is an easy recipe for steamed kumbilappam made with ethapazham or big bananas. This is a healthy evening snack. Sun, 05 Jan 2020 00:44:42 GMT Spicy kappa That Keralites share a special bond with kappa or tapioca dishes is no big secret. Sat, 04 Jan 2020 03:21:52 GMT Colocasia in coconut milk Rich source of carbohydrates and starch, locally grown colocasia is delicious and healthy as well. Fri, 03 Jan 2020 03:25:41 GMT Special pomfret cooked in coconut milk by Suresh Pillai and Lekshmi Nair Raviz group corporate chef Suresh Pillai was the special guest in culinary expert Lekshmi Nair’s latest vlog. Mon, 30 Dec 2019 02:02:28 GMT Valappam This delicious snack that looks like perfect rings can be made easily using simple ingredients that are commonly seen in our pantries. Check out this recipe of valappam. Fri, 27 Dec 2019 09:44:44 GMT Valluvanadan cheera curry Try out this simple recipe of delicious red spinach curry cooked in the special Valluvanadan style. Sat, 14 Dec 2019 03:52:35 GMT 5 Kerala-style curries without onions Thankfully, some of Kerala's common curries like rasam do not require onion in their preparation. In fact, Kerala cuisine is far less dependent on onions than the northern kitchens. Tue, 10 Dec 2019 05:34:09 GMT Vermicelli upma This healthy breakfast dish is easy to make and takes very little time if you chop your veggies in advance, the night before. Tue, 10 Dec 2019 03:25:20 GMT Kariveppila curry Check out this unique recipe of a delicious curry prepared using fresh curry leaves. Sun, 08 Dec 2019 05:31:20 GMT Ethakkatholi cutlet Check out the easy recipe of plantain peel cutlets. Tue, 03 Dec 2019 00:37:59 GMT Tasty paneer unniyappam Unniyappam is a quintessential Kerala snack loved by millions. Its soft texture and sweet taste make it a favourite of children. Mon, 02 Dec 2019 03:12:49 GMT Thattukada style parippu vada Check out this easy recipe of homemade parippuvada that tastes exactly like the ones that are sold at a 'thattukada' or wayside tea shops. Tue, 26 Nov 2019 08:27:25 GMT Sardines in ginger leaf Check out the simple recipe of sardines in ginger leaf. This dish tastes best with boiled tapioca. Thu, 21 Nov 2019 00:47:06 GMT Palakkad style chicken-ash gourd curry Palakkad finds a special spot in the culinary map of Kerala for its delicious and rich vegetarian dishes. Tue, 03 Mar 2020 11:40:35 GMT Chicken dosa Dosas can be made delicious and exciting by trying out different fillings. Here is a fairly simple recipe of chicken dosa which is a filling meal. Sun, 17 Nov 2019 01:01:10 GMT Cherupayar kozhukatta This steamed Kerala snack is considered a nutritious replacement for junk food or bakery items. Sat, 16 Nov 2019 00:34:50 GMT Chuttaracha thenga chammanthi Fresh coconuts are irreplaceable and inseparable parts of the quintessential Keralite dishes. Fri, 15 Nov 2019 05:48:24 GMT Gooseberry pickle The riot of flavours is what makes the gooseberry pickle a favourite among pickle lovers. Wed, 13 Nov 2019 03:20:27 GMT Beef-porotta pothi pollichathu The fresh banana leaf adds oodles of flavour to the beef and porotta combination. Check out this fairly simple recipe of beef porotta pothi pollichathu. Sun, 10 Nov 2019 09:10:18 GMT Alappuzha-style fish curry Fresh raw mango pieces add the subtle yet delicious hint of sourness to the fish curry. Wed, 06 Nov 2019 00:27:20 GMT Ulli lehyam Shallots are an integral part of the Indian cuisine, adding oodles of flavour and texture to the dishes. Sun, 03 Nov 2019 05:58:03 GMT Plantain blossom and yam vada kootu curry Here is the recipe of tasty and healthy plantain blosson and yam vada kootu curry. Thu, 31 Oct 2019 07:28:54 GMT Chakkakuru olan . Here is an olan made using chakkakuru or jackfruit seeds. Thu, 31 Oct 2019 05:00:44 GMT Special Kumarakom chicken curry The gravy of this chicken curry is prepared just like the traditional fish curry is made. Wed, 30 Oct 2019 05:49:03 GMT Mango ginger dates curry Here is the recipe of Mangayinchi enthapazham curry or the mango ginger dates curry. Wed, 30 Oct 2019 06:56:42 GMT Here's a tasty tweak to your regular coconut chutney! Try out this special carrot chutney along with Dosa. Sun, 20 Oct 2019 00:54:30 GMT Here's how to make a sadya-style cabbage thoran Here is how you could prepare delicious cabbage thoran just like the way it is prepared for the sadya. Sat, 19 Oct 2019 04:54:01 GMT Try this special sweet potato dish for breakfast Check out the simple recipe of sweet potato dish. Sat, 19 Oct 2019 00:55:30 GMT Kudukkachi biryani by Firoz Chuttipara Firoz cooks a special kudukkachi biryani or biryani cooked in an earthen pot, without adding too much masala or other aromatics. Tue, 15 Oct 2019 03:58:33 GMT Easy palappam with no coconut paste Soft palappam with its lacy edges is definitely one of the most popular breakfast dishes in Kerala. Tue, 15 Oct 2019 00:54:06 GMT Koonthal roast This squid roast is spicy and is loaded with Kerala-style flavours from aromatics. Check out the pretty simple recipe of delicious calamari roast. Mon, 14 Oct 2019 01:12:46 GMT Tangy passion fruit chammanthi This fruit helps regulate blood sugar level, hence is excellent for diabetes patients. Here is a simple recipe of passion fruit chutney that tastes great with rice. Fri, 11 Oct 2019 00:54:53 GMT Roasted coconut fish This dish is super tasty, simple to cook and can be had with rice, chapathi and roti as well. Check out the easy recipe of delicious roasted coconut fish. Wed, 09 Oct 2019 01:08:48 GMT How to make famous Ramassery idli at home It is said that the unique recipe of the idli was brought to the small hamlet of Ramassery in Palakkad by a family which migrated from Kanjeepuram in Tamil Nadu Mon, 30 Sep 2019 11:19:00 GMT Quick garlic chammanthi Try out this simple recipe of garlic chammanthi, which is spicy and loaded with flavours and goes best with dosa. Sat, 28 Sep 2019 00:54:09 GMT Special mathi curry by Molly Kannamaly Not many know that Molly is an excellent cook who specializes in delicious fish curries. Thu, 26 Sep 2019 04:38:47 GMT Try this shallots chutney with hot kanji Spicy chutney and a crispy pappad with a bowl of hot kanji (rice gruel) is an evergreen combination loved by Malayalis all over the world. Wed, 25 Sep 2019 05:47:42 GMT Basheer Bashi's beef sukka is super hit Basheer and Suhana, who enjoyed Mashura’s beef sukka said that the dish tastes amazing with soft rice pathiri. Sun, 22 Sep 2019 00:19:21 GMT Tomato fish curry The tomato paste added in this fish curry gives it the perfect tang that binds together all the flavours. Here is how to easily prepare a special fish curry with tomato paste. Fri, 20 Sep 2019 01:03:57 GMT 7 beef recipes typical of Kerala cuisine Roast is not the only way Keralites like their beef. Here are 7 Kerala-style beef recipes to try at home. Sun, 15 Sep 2019 00:28:00 GMT 5 must-try Kerala pickle recipes Nothing beats the taste of homemade pickles made with fresh ingredients. Here are 5 Kerala pickles you can make at home to turn every meal into a special one. Sat, 14 Sep 2019 04:35:03 GMT 8 Kerala-style fish curry recipes for authentic flavours With a variety of spices and ingredients like tamarind and coconut milk, there is a lot of scope to experiment with Kerala style fish curries. Fri, 13 Sep 2019 08:36:55 GMT Thattai This recipe is traditional, easy and, a perfect teatime snack. Here is how you could make the thattai snack at home. Thu, 12 Sep 2019 03:42:54 GMT Koottu curry This spicy and thick curry goes well with rice and chapathi. Tue, 10 Sep 2019 03:27:12 GMT Pineapple kichadi This curry made with pineapple and yoghurt is a perfect balance of flavours. It is very easy to make and will be the quickest way to add more items to your sadya platter. Mon, 09 Sep 2019 09:47:42 GMT Unakkalari payasam The subtle earthy flavour of brown rice paired with butter gives this dessert an different taste than usual white rice payasam. Mon, 09 Sep 2019 09:30:15 GMT Spinach bajji A perfect snack to be had with piping hot tea, spinach or palak bajji is crunchy, delicious, and full of iron and spinach goodness. Fri, 06 Sep 2019 00:59:18 GMT Rava unniyappam This recipe of tasty rava unniyappam is simple and can be easily prepared to make your Onam celebrations fun. Thu, 05 Sep 2019 08:43:38 GMT Cheruvazha thoran recipe Corm or bulb is a psuedostem or an offshoot that grows at the base of a plantain tree. Thu, 29 Aug 2019 03:34:51 GMT Sadya special dates puli inji Dates puli inji is the superstar among sweet dishes on your Sadya platter. Its taste goes well with the rice and all other curries. Try out this simple recipe of dates puli inji for this year's Onam sadya. Tue, 20 Aug 2019 04:03:35 GMT Quick karikku payasam This tender coconut payasam is sweet, thick and healthy as well. Try this recipe which is full of texture and flavour. Mon, 19 Aug 2019 07:36:43 GMT Papaya erissery This erissery or papaya cooked with beans is packed with vitamin A and other nutrients of green papaya. Mon, 19 Aug 2019 00:57:13 GMT Egg dosa This could be prepared for your kids as it is packed with protein and other nutrients. Sun, 18 Aug 2019 01:03:01 GMT Fish ball and potato curry Try this easy recipe of fish balls and potato curry if you are bored with all the regular fish curries Sun, 18 Aug 2019 08:05:24 GMT Tasty and healthy stuffed mackerel Check out this simple recipe of stuffed mackerels which has bags of flavour in it. Thu, 15 Aug 2019 04:03:26 GMT Try this delicious chicken kizhi for Eid Chicken kizhi or spiced chicken cooked in plantain packets could easily be the centre piece of your special Eid treat. Mon, 12 Aug 2019 01:01:39 GMT Poricha pathiri It is spicy, tasty, and has bags of flavours as well. Here's how you could easily prepare the special poricha pathiri. Mon, 12 Aug 2019 01:57:44 GMT Enjoy making 'thari choru' this Eid Thari choru is a special delicacy which has the goodness of ghee, raisins, and cashews. Mon, 12 Aug 2019 01:58:52 GMT Pacha parippuvada Have you tried green Parippuvada, a speciality from the Malabar region? If not, you must try it out. Here's a simple recipe. Mon, 05 Aug 2019 03:26:05 GMT Try this easy four-ingredient Kantharichemmeen Try this if you are interested to enjoy the real and natural taste of prawns. Sat, 03 Aug 2019 05:54:34 GMT Layered Kerala porotta by Lakshmi Nair Culinary expert and popular vlogger Lakshmi Nair, in the latest episode of her vlog, shows how delicious and soft porotta can be made at home. Thu, 01 Aug 2019 07:09:53 GMT Aval Payasam Yet another irresistible dessert, the aval payasam, made with flattened rice, is a must-try recipe. Sun, 28 Jul 2019 01:01:20 GMT Tasty mathi curry by Tik Tok granny Mary's fans lovingly call her 'ammamma' (grandmother) and her videos which also feature her grandson Jinson are super hit. Wed, 24 Jul 2019 00:27:16 GMT Three soft and easy puttu recipes by Lakshmi Nair Culinary expert Lakshmi Nair, in the latest episode of her vlog, shows how to make three different varieties of easy and incredibly delicious puttu. Mon, 22 Jul 2019 00:48:22 GMT Unakkameen chammanthi podi Lovers of this dish swear that they could eat plates full of rice with a bit of dry fish chutney powder as the side. Fri, 19 Jul 2019 03:51:20 GMT