Chakka Varatti | Jackfruit Halwa | Jackfruit Preserve | Kerala Style Jackfruit Preserve

Jackfruit; the name is enough to bring back pleasant memories from my childhood and I consider this the king of the fruits. Jackfruit is a tropical fruit with rough exterior and sweeter than the sweetest flavor any fruit could have.

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Maambazham Morkuzhambu – Mango MorKuzhambu – Mango Buttermilk Stew

27th May, 2015 I love mangoes and now that the mango season is here, I am totally enjoying the fruit. After moving to South, I found out a couple of different varieties of mango and I have been taste testing

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Kerala Style Poosinikkai Kootu Curry

16th Jan, 2014 Finding poosinikkai (ash gourd or white pumpkin) is not very easy in many parts of US. I am very excited to have moved to where I am right now for this reason. I am able to find

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Keerai Milagootal/Molagootal – Spinach cooked with lentils and coconut

10th June, 2013 For this week’s blogging marathon, I chose the theme ‘cook with the alphabets’. Srivalli had given us a few sets of alphabets and we were asked to choose one of the sets and blog a dish in

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Appam and Vegetable Stew (Ishtew) from Kerala – Fermented Rice Pancakes with Vegetable Stew

 15 April, 2014 Kerala is a state in the South West region of India. It is bordered by Karnataka, Tamil Nadu and the Lakshadweep Sea. The state capital is Tiruvananthapuram and the language is Malayalam. Kerala has a heavy seasonal

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