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Chicken and cooked rice mixed together and made into a delicious one pot meal… On a lazy day or on a busy day, I only think about one pot meals. This is a delicious dish made with cooked chicken and rice. This recipe is similar to making express biryani without the garnishing and layering of chicken masala and rice. You don’t have time for that, so you...

Shrimp or Prawns Masala Chettinad style… This is an aromatic and flavorful dry dish, shrimp is roasted over high heat till it’s coated with the masala and turns light brown, tastes delicious and can be served with rotis or rice. Recipe adapted from here Chettinad Shrimp or Prawns Masala   Save Print Prep time 5 mins Cook time 25 mins...

Chikoo or sapodilla pudding with caramel malty flavor, tastes divine… Chikoo or Sapodilla is an incredibly sweet fruit when it’s ripe and is commonly found in Tropical countries. There’s a huge tree on the front yard of my parents house in Kerala and they have the luxury of picking the chikoo from the tree and enjoying it. Since, birds are easily...

  Chicken curry made by my mom and it’s the best tasting chicken curry… It’s so hard for me to replicate my mom’s taste, even if I follow her recipe the taste will be always different. Chicken curry is a common dish in India served along with roti, chapati, naan or rice. This is an easy to make chicken curry, by marinating the chicken with...

Aromatic and delicious vegetable stew or salna that can be served with parotta, poori or rotis… One of the dishes I love to order at South Indian vegetarian restaurant besides my most favorite paper dosa is Poori and vegetable stew or salna. The vegetable stew tastes so delicious that I will be seen drinking it. Yes, I do express my love for food in weird ways....

Chicken, mixed veggies and chicken cooked together to a delicious one pot dish… Cooking Video Chicken Vermicelli- Chicken Semiya   Save Print Prep time 5 mins Cook time 25 mins Total time 30 mins   Author: Thasneen Recipe type: Main Cuisine: Indian Ingredients For marinating Chicken Chicken breasts, diced- 2 Kashmiri chili...

Turn beetroot into a delicious sweet… Burfi is a sugar based Indian sweet, there are different variations of burfi and can be made with several ingredients. I had made burfi with carrot before, so this time I went with beetroot. My man frowned when I told him this was made with beetroot, he took a tiny bite did a taste test and then he gobbled up. It was pretty...

Whole spices roasted and ground to a paste and cooked with beef, aromatic and delicious… Poori Recipe, click here Cooking Video Beef Roast Made with Roasted Whole Spices   Save Print Prep time 7 mins Cook time 50 mins Total time 57 mins   Author: Thasneen Recipe type: Main Cuisine: Indian Ingredients For cooking Beef Oil-...

Green tomatoes, lentil, eggplant and roasted ground coconut masala cooked together to make this finger licking sambar… Harvest season has come to an end and I had to pick all the unripe green tomatoes form my veggie garden. I got a lot of green tomatoes sitting on my counter top, thought of letting them ripen in my kitchen. However, it seems there a lot of...

Chicken wings, kerala style- it’s spicy, flavorful and finger licking good… I made these chicken wings specially for my parents, that explains why I ended up making Kerala style chicken wings. Chicken wings are marinated in Indian spices and baked to perfection. They are then stir fried till browned, this is a dry dish and can be served as it is or with...