Meen Mulaku Charu/Fish in spicy gravy

മലയാളത്തിൽ വായിക്കാം I would rather call this as Meen mulakuCharu than a  meen mulakitattu ( this is NOT the typical kottayam style meen mulakittathu! ), for many reasons. Amma used to make this easy peasy fish curry  whenever she had to be away from home for her office work. We store this in refrigerator and…

Easy prawns roast -Kerala style

An easy roast as side dish  for lunch/dinner. I have used fresh prawns for this, you can use the  same recipe for dried prawns as well. Shallots are used for this recipe ,use the same for better taste. You can still replace shallots with big onions.Kindly refer notes for details. Prawns shouln’t be cooked for…

Netholi oru cheriya meenallaa….Meen Peera!!

Fish is something we get with no difficulty in Kerala! May be the only  thing that every Malayali could get  in variety  at their doorstep. 😀  It is a part of our daily routine to wait for “meenkaran cheetanmar” , ask them what variety of fish they have and  if not satisfied wait for the next ” meenkaran chettan“ to come….

An unexpected encounter and a meen curry

Has it ever happened to you , that you memorise a recipe and  you forget the method and end up doing your own version ?? It might be a hit or miss.  Well, this the story of my life! 😉 Something similar happened to Amma recently and the result was a yummilicous meen curry! i…

If its fish… it has to be Sardine…Sardine Fry!!

How did i have my love for fish fry  is still unanswered . I love my fish, yes!! I LOVE IT  😀 and its irreplaceable for sardines. Sardines/ mathi/chala as in Malayalam  is the tastiest of all  and there is no second thought about it. I’m sure that no Malayali would disagree to this. Chala…