Bittergourd Thokku/Pavakkai thokku/Pickle

This has been one of my favourite  pickle/thokku recipes. Some days back I tasted a leading brand of Pavkkai /Bittermelon Thokku and I nearly emptied the bottle in 2 days, by having it with just about everything. It was that delicious, being a pavakkai fan I simply flipped for it and had to try it immediately at home. My mom had always served bitter gourds… 

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Kerala festival recipes | Sadya recipes

Kerala festivals Onam and Vishu dominates every food enthusiasts mind and imagination . The veritable list of dishes cooked on these festive days is simply mind boggling and will take any food enthusiast several months to compile a good part of it . The classic Onam Sadhya has no less than 25 dishes at least… 

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Beans Thoran ( Kerala style festival recipes )

beans thoran , vishu onam recipes , kerala festival recipes, thoran recipes

Kerala Sadya food during Onam , Vishu must include few delicious variety of thorans . Thorans are a delicious way of preparing simple vegetable stir fry curries embellished with some tasty coconut infused spices. Kerala Sadya food and no thorans !! cannot be imagined ..at least 4 -5 different types of thorans can be seen… 

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CURRY LEAVES KOZHAMBU | KARUVEPPILAI KOZHAMBU

curry leaf kuzhambu , karuveppilai kuzhambu

One of the most favorite dishes cooked in our kitchen is the healthy power packed Curry leaves kuzhambu | Karuveppilai kuzhambu. The humble curry leaf is packed with incredible nutrients to combat so many ailments and diseases that it’s no wonder our moms and grandmas included it in as many dishes as  possible mainly as… 

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Upma Kozhakkatai | Pidi Kozhakkatai | Steamed savory rice balls

Delicious filling healthy steamed rice balls called upma kozhakkatai | Pidi Kozhakkatai made in many ways. here i have used the quick version by using idli rava which makes the process faster and ideal for breakfast or dinner . this delicious traditional south Indian tiffin can be served with many kinds of chutneys, gothsu, sambar,… 

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