Baklava

Baklava

I have been craving for Baklava for a while now. The only thing that stopped me from making this at home were the non availability of Phyllo Sheets. Though I ...

Phyllo sheets (Filo sheets)

Phyllo sheets (Filo sheets)

How many times have you postponed preparing a dish due to non- availability of Phyllo sheets (Filo sheets)?? I have lost count of such occasions. I have been considering making ...

Pina Colada Cake

Pina Colada Cake

Today is J's birthday. With D's board exams fast approaching, I had totally lost track of the dates. Thankfully better sense prevailed yesterday morning. Though my initial plans were ...

Singapore Chilli Crab

Singapore Chilli Crab

Singapore Chilli Crab. The mere mention of it takes me back to 2007, where I got to taste it for the first time. While doing my research before the travel, ...

Watermelon Rasam

Watermelon Rasam

A few days back, while going through Facebook, I came across an interesting post. What intrigued me was the title " Mountbatten Iyer's Watermelon Rasam ". On reading further, I found out ...

Duck Roast- Kerala Style

Duck Roast- Kerala Style

I have been thinking of preparing Duck Roast for quite some time. Having managed to procure some good quality duck, I just couldn't wait to try it out. The dish goes well ...

Karimeen Pollichathu - Easy Method

Karimeen Pollichathu - Easy Method

A couple of days back while chatting with my cousin Rini, our conversation veered towards food. That's when she asked if I knew the recipe of Karimeen Pollichathu that our ...

Chemmeen/Prawn Pollichathu

Chemmeen/Prawn Pollichathu

Kerala is known for it's seafood delicacies. Chemmeen Pollichathu is yet another delicacy of God's Own Country. This dish is presented as a parcel of banana leaf. On opening the ...