Archive for the ‘Side dish’ Category

Initial preparations: Cut and peel avocado Marinate the salmon fillet with pepper (1tsp) and salt. Keep the other ingredients ready Steps: Put avocado slices and lime juice on a food processor or mixer, blend it well Slowly add olive oil until you reach the desired consistency. Add minced garlic, shallots   Read More ...

Categories: Fish, Side dish

Initial Preparations: Boil the eggs in a pot with salt , until it is cooked. Chop the onion, tomato, green chilly Steps: Heat oil in a pan, splutter mustard seeds. Add chopped onion and once it is transparent add ginger garlic paste  and a little salt . Add green chilly,   Read More ...

Initial Preparations: Clean and separate the cauliflower into florets.Put it in a pan containing hot water mixed with salt and 1/4 tsp turmeric powder. Keep aside for 20-25 minutes. Chop onion, tomato, ginger and garlic into thin pieces. Steps: Heat oil in a pan. Add fennel seeds. When it starts   Read More ...

Initial Preparations: Chop shallots and green chilly. Steps: Grind all ingredients in a mixer. Transfer it into a bowl and mix well by using hand. Enjoy it with dosa, idly or vada!!! Tips: If you would like to have the chutney as gravy, heat oil in a pan,  crackle mustard   Read More ...

 Initial Preparations: Peel  of the skin from the mangoes. Grind together the ingredients for grinding into a fine paste by adding 1/4 cup of water and keep aside. Blend or whip the curd and keep it ready. Steps: Cook the mangoes with sliced green chilly , enough salt and water   Read More ...

Categories: Mango, Side dish

Initial preparations: Clean the fish and keep it aside. Mix the “for frying” ingredients in a bowl along with enough water to make it a smooth paste. Cover the fish with this masala, and keep it in refrigerator for 10-15 minutes. Chop onion, shallots, ginger, garlic, tomato, green chilly in   Read More ...

Avial Initial Preparations: Clean thoroughly and chop all the vegetables into medium sized pieces (lengthwise). Cut raw mango into thin slices and keep aside. Grind together the grated coconut, shallots, 2-3 curry leaves, 1 green chilly, turmeric powder and cumin powder. Steps: In a pan, put all the vegetables together   Read More ...

Initial Preparations: Cut brinjal into lengthy pieces. Slice onion and tomato into fine pieces. Steps: Heat oil in a pan, splutter mustard seeds. Add dried chilly and curry leaves. Add sliced onions, salt and saute well. When it becomes light brown, add turmeric powder and mix well. Add chopped brinjal,   Read More ...

Categories: Mezhakuperatty, Side dish

Initial Preparations: Wash, clean and slice bitter gourd into thin pieces. Chop the onion or shallots, ginger, garlic and green chilly. Make thin coconut chunks and keep it aside. Steps: Heat oil in a pan, splutter mustard seeds. Add chopped onion and when it becomes translucent, add ginger, garlic and   Read More ...

Initial Preparations: Clean the fish well and cut it into medium size pieces. Chop small onion, ginger and garlic into small fine pieces. Clean, cut the kokum into medium pieces and soak it in water. Make a paste of all powders with warm water. Steps: In a pan, heat oil   Read More ...

Categories: Fish, Non Vegetarian, Side dish