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Quick and simple corn fritters… Snacking on a gloomy evening makes me feel better, especially fried snacks. Lately, I am not that keen about fried snacks, so the other day made this pan fried corn fritters. I’ve not been into major cooking these days, though cooking helps me to relax, sometimes if I’m stuck with other thoughts I cannot focus much...

Who wants hot hot green pepper fritters??? It’s very hard for me to say NO to fritters and I never seem to get tired of it. And it tastes more delicious on a rainy day or on a cold freezing day. In winter, I get the craving for having fritters and I feel so cozy after having them. Fritters are very common in my hometown. We make fritters with raw and ripe plantain,...

These pakoras are the best and the spicy yogurt sauce gave the pakoras a nice kick… Honestly, this week was pretty darn bad for me. I was in the holiday hangover and it was so hard for me to wake up early and go to school. In the morning, I rolled and rolled, snoozed the alarm a million times and tried to come up with all lame excuses to be under the blanket....

Parippu Vada or Lentil Fritters along with a cup of tea on a rainy day, I would call this nothing but utter joy… Why do I always get the craving for fried snacks the moment I see rain drizzling down? Sipping hot coffee or tea, crunching into the fried snacks and gazing at the rain;  I love to multi task when it rains. The warmth of summer is fading away...

It’s hard to stop munching these crunchy fritters… This is the first time I made fritters out of okra. Fried okra in yogurt (Pachadi, a kerala side dish) is one of my favorite side dishes. Other than this I often make stir fries using okra. I don’t like to buy frozen okras, I need the okra to be fresh and crisp. Fresh okras are always available in...

This traditional South Indian Fried Snack with a cup of hot tea in the evening is a pure bliss for South Indians… Nowadays weekends are all about playing with my niece via video chat. It’s a great feeling to watch her grow up so fast and she has turned into a great entertainer. Every weekend, I am amazed to see how she plays new tricks to entertain me....

Snacking and listening to music… Today has been a bitter cold day. It was all bright and sunny in the morning, all of a sudden it turned windy and started snowing real bad. Reaching home, first thing I wanted was to sip something hot to keep me cozy. After drinking a cup of coffee, I had the craving for having some fried snack. Felt very lazy to cook at first,...

Presenting a popular evening snack of my hometown, Kerala… Pazham pori with a cup of hot cardamom tea, even the thought of this makes me nostalgic and cozy. Pazham pori (in malayalam) or Plantain fritter is one of the most famous evening snacks in Kerala. It’s one of the simplest and the humblest snacks as well. As Kerala is the land of plantain, you...