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Chicken curry and Kappa made in the Instant Pot… One of the Kerala specialty dishes is chicken and Kappa or Tapioca cooked together. This is one of my favorite one-pot dishes. I make the chicken curry in the Instant Pot, made effortlessly and then combine cooked tapioca or yuca root along with it. It’s that simple and tastes delicious. Cooking Video ...

Perfect weekend breakfast: ghee roasted plantains, and eggs wrapped in coconut crepes… One of my favorite breakfast is ripe plantains roasted in ghee and beaten eggs scrambled with them. A bowl of this makes a healthy breakfast and is filling. For Saturday breakfast, I made a twist and wrapped the ghee roasted plantains in coconut crepes. Tasted delish. This...

Sharjah Shake, popular milkshake in Kerala… This is not the popular milkshake of Sharjah, instead, it’s Kerala’s favorite milkshake. Sharjah shake was founded in Calicut in the 80’s, since then this has been the most favorite milkshake of Keralites. Teenagers favorite, in fact, loved by both kids and adults. During my college days, I’ve...

Roasted coconut and dried red chili chutney along with dosa or idli is truly a South Indian comfort food… This is an easy to make chutney recipe made with coconut, dried red chilies and dals. I’ve roasted the coconut slightly before grinding and then made the tempering and poured over the ground coconut mixture. Tasted really good and I served with dosa. ...

South Indian style chutney made with roasted coconut, dals and aromatic spices… This one is a special chutney recipe made by pan roasting dals, grated coconut and whole spices, ground to a smooth paste and cooked along with tempering. This is a flavourful and aromatic recipe, goes really well with dosa idli, appam etc. Other Chutney Recipes: Click here Cooking...

Aromatic and Flavourful Beef and veggies stir fry… Beef coated with a flavorful homemade marinade, cooked and stir-fried; added mixed veggies and stir-fried. This can be served along with rice, noodles or pasta. Cooking Video Easy Beef and Veggies Stir Fry   Save Print Prep time 30 mins Cook time 35 mins Total time 1 hour 5 mins  ...

In just 15 minutes, you will be devouring this delicious chicken pilaf or pulao made in the Instant Pot… Cooking video Instant Pot Express Chicken Pilaf or Pulao   Save Print Prep time 10 mins Cook time 15 mins Total time 25 mins   Author: Thasneen Recipe type: Main Cuisine: Indian Serves: 4 People Ingredients For marinating...

Turn beets into a delicious fried snack, beets cutlet or fritters… Lately, I’ve been obsessed with beet juice and even made my Man drink it. He frowned and then gulped it down. For that, he deserved a delicious snack out of beets. Made this beetroot cutlet on a Sunday evening and we both enjoyed it. You wouldn’t feel the earthy beet taste in this...

Weekend lunch or dinner recipe ideas… On weekends, I try to make a few dishes or the dishes that I crave for and serve on my favourite mini thali plate. For Saturday dinner, I made a couple of dishes in the Instant pot (that was effortless) and also made pepper mushroom stir fry and served with homemade chapati. Quite a hearty and delicious meal. Instant Pot...

Chicken filling made in the Instant Pot… This chicken filling made effortlessly in the Instant Pot can be used for making several dishes. Filling for samosa, make into cutlets, make sandwich, make wraps, filling for quesadilla etc. One filling and several dishes. The best part is that, this chicken filling can be made ahead of time and refrigerated for a few...