Ishtu- Vegetable Stew with Coconut Milk (Kerala Style)
Amma's Recipes, Gravy Recipes, Side Dishes, Vegetarian Recipes

Ishtu- Vegetable Stew with Coconut Milk (Kerala Style)

Its raining here in Palakkad. This time of the year is my favourite time in Palakkad. Constant rain, day and night, lush green where ever I look. I was hoping that Amma prepares one of favourites for breakfast. So, I was more than elated, when Amma said she was going to prepare Ishtu. Loved preparing… Continue reading Ishtu- Vegetable Stew with Coconut Milk (Kerala Style)

Pacha Payar Upperi
Amma's Recipes, Side Dishes, Vegetarian Recipes

Pacha Payar Upperi / Long Beans Stir Fry (Palakkad Style)

Pacha Payar Upperi is one of my most favourite dishes in the entire world. Its incredible how tasty this dish is when you think about the number ingredients that goes into making this. This dish has the most fond memories of my childhood. Pacha Payar is  aplenty in my household during monsoon season; and hence… Continue reading Pacha Payar Upperi / Long Beans Stir Fry (Palakkad Style)

Vendakka Puli
Gravy Recipes, Side Dishes, Vegetarian Recipes

Vendakka Puli / Ladies Finger – Okra Tamarind Curry (Palakkad style)

Hello Everyone... I have never been a fan of ladies finger, until I tasted this dish. I always had an aversion towards ladies finger since childhood, because its sticky and not appealing to eyes. As a child I loved eating from my Granny's plate, and once she convinced me to have ladies finger; and I… Continue reading Vendakka Puli / Ladies Finger – Okra Tamarind Curry (Palakkad style)

Egg curry - Mutta Curry (with coconut milk)
Egg Recipes, Gravy Recipes, Side Dishes

Egg curry – Mutta Curry (with coconut milk)

Hey there... I had prepared this egg curry about four months back, on the day we went to my In Law's house. It was a Sunday and my husband had to go to office for a half day work. So I thought I would pack chapati and egg curry for dinner as we would reach Tiruvannamalai… Continue reading Egg curry – Mutta Curry (with coconut milk)

Cauliflower Poriyal
Side Dishes, Vegetarian Recipes

Cauliflower Poriyal

Cauliflower in any form is delectable. Cauliflower poriyal is one of the easiest and healthy dish that you can prepare without any compromise on taste. Ingredients Cauliflower- 1 (Medium size) Tomato- 2 (Medium size finely chopped) Onion- 1 (Medium size finely chopped) Green chilli- 2 Coriander Leaves- Half a cup Curry leaves- 1 sprig Chilli… Continue reading Cauliflower Poriyal