• The 18th Century Fried Chicken Nathan Bailey's 1736 cookbook Dictionarium Domesticum

    The 18th Century Fried Chicken Nathan Bailey's 1736 cookbook Dictionarium Domesticum

    I saw this recipe on Reddit and it struck a note. The end result came out expected but is certainly was a lot different from our experience of fried chicken. Tasted a bit sour with the vinegar and white wine but over all a good change. All credits to this ...

  • Kerala Style Mussels Fry (Kallumakkaya Varattiyathu)

    Kerala Style Mussels Fry (Kallumakkaya Varattiyathu)

    Mussels sauteed with ginger-garlic and spices. A spicy dish, and very common in Northern Kerala (Malabar). It can be served as an appetizer or as a side dish with rice. Cherian and his colleague at Cookpad, Ryan went down to Half Moon Bay foraging for mussels. They came back with ...

  • Carrot and Dates Cake (Without butter)

    Carrot and Dates Cake (Without butter)

    I'm not a big fan of carrot cake. But this super moist cake changed my mind. The combo of carrot, dates and nuts make it a heaven! Inspired by Dates cake at Navya bakers in my hometown, Aluva. Hope you will like it :)

  • Beef Kheema

    Beef Kheema

    When I came over to the States, among the most surprising part was the grocery prices. In India, vegetables cost 1/5 or less than the price of meat and poultry but in the US you can get a pound of ground beef for $4 and a pound of tomatoes will ...

  • Kerala Style Appam (Rice and coconut pancake)

    Kerala Style Appam (Rice and coconut pancake)

    Easy, soft and fluffy Appam made with fermented rice and coconut batter. An all time favorite breakfast :) It's best served with chicken/mutton/vegetable stew or fish molly and a staple diet in a Kerala home.

  • Indo Chinese Chicken Fried Rice

    Indo Chinese Chicken Fried Rice

    Chicken and vegetables cooked in a sauce combo and then mixed with rice. One another easy and most popular Indo Chinese style fried rice recipe to make at home. It's loaded with plenty of chicken and veggies and an easy one to prepare even on a hectic day. Notes: 1) ...

  • Fish Biriyani (Kerala Style)

    Fish Biriyani (Kerala Style)

    An Indian one pot meal. Fish marinated, fried, cooked in spicy masala gravy and then layered with rice. A really delicious one :) I used pomfret which turned out awesome. You can also try seer fish or king fish. Masala preparation - Instead of ghee, I have also used the ...

  • Beef curry (Kerala style)

    Beef curry (Kerala style)

    This is an easy and delicious Kerala style beef curry. Spicy nadan Beef curry preparation :) It goes well well with ghee rice, appam, parotta, puttu, and chappathi.

  • Chicken Biriyani ( Kerala Style)

    Chicken Biriyani ( Kerala Style)

    An Indian one pot meal. Chicken marinated and cooked with spices and layered with rice. Nadan chicken biriyani is one of my favorites. An easy, quick, tasty and delicious Kerala chicken biriyani recipe. Notes: 1. Another way of rice preparation with few changes from the recipe - Don't soak rice ...