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Whole fish cooked in banana leaf is one of the delicacies of Kerala… I love cooking with whole fish; when the fish is wrapped in banana leaf and cooked, it gets even more exciting. One of the delicious ways of cooking fish in Kerala is by slightly pan frying the whole fish and then wrapping the fish covered with masala in banana leaf. This dish is called “Meen...

Kerala style crab roast is one of the dishes that’s loved by most of the non-vegetarian people in Kerala… If you haven’t tasted crab meat, you are definitely missing out something delicious. Crabs do look creepy, but have to agree that they got the best tasting meat. I started loving crab ever since I was a kid.  The fisherwoman who brought fishes...

Shallow fried fish submerged in creamy coconut and tomato gravy, absolutely delicious… Every time I cook with fish, I try to make it differently. I’ve already shared the recipe for making so many different kind of fish curries. Fish is a staple food for non-vegetarians in Kerala. My family being a hard core non-vegetarians, either fish or meat will be...

  Squid, one of the seafood delicacies… I couldn’t wait till Spring to start my garden. I love tulips and got excited seeing different colored tulips at a nearby store. I picked this beautiful tulip and kept it in my living room. Finally, spring has sprung in my house. Flowers never fail to put that vibrant smile on my face. Squid is also known as calamari,...

Succulent shrimp in honey and soya sauce along with colorful peppers… I like to make my dishes colorful, one of the ways is by adding peppers of different colors. Peppers impart so much color and flavor to whatever dish you are making. The other day, I stir fried the shrimp in soy sauce and honey, to that added the stir fried peppers. It was one easy dish to...

Fish and Okra did get along well, tasted delicious… I made this stir fry or roast with whiting fish, this fish tastes so delicious. This was the second time I am trying whiting, I loved the mild fish taste and the soft fleshy texture of it. I do love roasts better than fish curries. While making roasts, I pan fry the fish and then combine the fish with onions...

Authentic Kerala meen peera dish… You don’t have to go to an exotic place or drive/fly for long hours to enjoy a vacation. You can have an awesome vacation locally in your own city. That’s what I did this long weekend! We vacationed in our own cozy beautiful city! I did skip cooking at home, and ate out for brunch, lunch and dinner, and absolutely...

Salmon, spinach and parmesan cheese; this dish couldn’t get any better I swear… I had a wonderful week and having a lovely weekend too. I’d been waiting for my convocation since 9 months and finally it happened on last Thursday. It was such a proud and overwhelming moment. I had so much fun with my dear friends who took time to be a part of my graduation....

Perfect tuna rolls ups for Summer… It was a hot day today, hope the temperature is not going to drop tomorrow. I don’t want the temperature to shoot up too much either, I prefer mildly hot weather. Does the weather is going to care about what I prefer? My garden is in almost full bloom now, eagerly waiting for a bunch of aster buds to bloom as well. Sharing...

Flavorful seafood creole, a Louisiana speciality… My new obsession is clicking pictures using Instagram. I didn’t realize that it could capture really good pictures, and I love some of the effects it has. My favorite effects are Lo-Fi and Hefe. Even though I am not a good photographer, I like clicking whatever that interests me, mostly Nature and obviously...