Author: Maria John

Chats & Snacks

Aloo Samosa

Ingredients: For the filling: 4 Potatoes(boiled and mashed), 1/2 Cup Peas(boiled), 4 Green Chillies, 1/2 inch grated Ginger, 1 tsp Cumin Powder, 1/2 tsp Garam Masala, 1/2 tsp Coriander Powder, 1/2 tsp Chilli Powder, 1 tsp Amchur Powder,  2 tbsp Oil For the Dough 4 tbsp Oil, 1 1/2 Cup […]

Healthy, Salad Recipes

Sprouted Green Gram Salad

Sprouts are highly healthy and very easily digestive food. Sprouts are said to be one of the nutritious foods rich in digestive energy, vitamins, minerals, proteins and amino acids. Sprouted green gram can be had either raw or cooked. Sprouts can be prepared at home or these are also readily […]

Egg Recipes

Scrambled Eggs

Ingredients: 4 Eggs, 1/2 Cup Milk, 1/2 tsp Pepper Powder, Oil, Salt to Taste How to Prepare: Break the eggs into a bowl, add milk, salt and pepper. Beat this mixture till all the ingredients are blended well. Heat oil in a pan and swirl it around for the oil […]


Sweet Lassi

Ingredients: 1 Cup Yogurt, 1 Cup Water, 2 tbsp Sugar, Pinch of Salt How to Prepare: Beat the yogurt/curd till smooth and blended. Add the water together with the sugar , salt and stir to mix well.  Serve chilled with ice cubes.



Ingredients: 1 Cup Yogurt, 1 Cup Water, 1 tsp Sugar, Salt to Taste, 1/2 tsp Cumin Powder How to Prepare: Beat the yogurt/curd till smooth and blended. Add the water together with the sugar , salt, cumin powder and stir to mix well.  Serve chilled with ice cubes.

Mutton Recipes

Mutton Stew

Mutton Stew is a breakfast recipe of Kerala and goes well with appam and idiyappam. This recipe tastes even good when prepared the previous night and have for breakfast the next day. When kept overnight all the spices blend well giving a different flavor. In this recipe, I have just […]

Mutton Recipes

Mutton Chilly Masala

Ingredients: 500 Gms Mutton, 1 Large Onion, 1/4 tsp Turmeric Powder, 5 Dry Red Chillies, 1 tbsp Ginger Garlic Paste, 2 Green Chillies, 1/2 tsp Garam Masala, 2 tbsp Mint Leaves, 2 tbsp Coriander Leaves, 2 tbsp Coconut Powder, 1/2 Cup Curd, 8 tsp Oil, 2 tbsp Almond Powder How […]

Chicken Recipes

Chicken Do-Piaza

Chicken Do-Piaza is a well-liked Indian dish. Most of them ask what  does Do-piaza actually mean? While ‘piaza’ means onions and the next question arises  is the meaning of ‘do’. And so, ‘do’ means double or twice. That actually means onions are used in two different stages in this dish. […]

Chicken Recipes

Chicken Fried Rice

Chicken Fried Rice, this is also one of the popular dishes available in Indo-chinese restaurants. This dish  can be prepared very quickly. Here the vegetables can be used of your choice like carrot, beans, cauliflower, bell pepper. So, lets start with our recipe Ingredients: 1/2 tbsp Oil, 1 Onion, 1 […]


Masala Rava Upma / Semolina Upma

Ingredients: 1 Cup Rava/Sooji, 1/ 2 Tsp Ginger Garlic Paste, 1 Chopped Onion, 3 Green Chillies Slit Sideways, 5 Beans Chopped, 1 Carrot Chopped, 1/4 Cup Fresh Green Peas(optional), 1 Tsp Mustard Seeds,1 Tsp Urad Dhal, 1 Tsp Channa Daal, Salt To Taste, 1/4 Tsp Turmeric Powder, 2 Tbsp Oil, […]


Layered Roti

Ingredients: 2 1/2 Cups Wheat Flour, Water, Salt, Oil or Ghee How to Prepare: Make a soft dough with above ingredients and keep aside for 10 minutes. Divide the dough into lemon size balls. Roll out the dough and smear little oil/ghee and fold into half. Again smear little oil/ghee […]



Ingredients: 2 cups wheat flour, 1 cup water, 1/2 cup oil, 1/ 2 tsp. salt How to Prepare: Mix the flour, salt, and knead the dough, and put the tava on to heat. Half fill a small bowl with the oil or ghee and keep it handy. Knead the dough […]

Soup Recipes

Onion Potato Soup

Ingredients: 2 tbsp Butter, 2 medium White Onions(chopped), 3 Cups Water, 2 Potatoes(peeled and cubed) 2 Carrots(shredded), 1 Bay Leaf, 1 Cup Milk, Salt and Pepper Powder to taste How to Prepare: Melt butter over medium heat in a pan, sauté onions until soft. Add shredded carrots, cubed potatoes, water, […]

Chats & Snacks

Sabudana Vada

Sabudana vada, is a very special snack of Maharashtra and goes very well with a cup of masala tea. This is also an ideal food hich is prepare during navratri fasts. This is vada made of sabudana is very crunchy and delicious snack. Ingredients: 1 Cup Sabudana, 1/2 Cup Peanuts, […]

Chats & Snacks

Aloo Pakora

Ingredients: 3 Large Potatoes, 1 Cup Besan, 1/2 Cup Water, 2 tsp Chilli Powder, 1/2 tsp Aamchur Powder, Salt to Taste, Oil for deep fry How to Prepare: Wash potatoes and cut it into think slices. In a bowl add water, besan, chilli powder, Aamchur powder, salt and mix it […]


Cabbage Paratha

Ingredients: 3-4 cups wheat flour, 1/4 cabbage (finely shredded), ½ tsp ginger garlic paste, salt, 1 tsp garam masala, green chillies (finely Chopped), coriander (chopped) How to Prepare: In a mixing bowl, add all the ingredients and knead well. Add water if required while kneading. Keep it aside for 10 […]



Ingredients: 1 Cup Whole Wheat Flour, 2 tbsp Oil, 1/2 Cup Water, Salt to Taste How to prepare: Mix flour, salt, oil and water and make a dough. Knead the dough until soft and leave it aside for 10 mins covered. Divide it into lemon size balls. Roll the balls […]

Mutton Recipes

Mutton Chops

Ingredients: 10 pieces Lamb Chops, 2 1/2 tsp Ginger Garlic Paste, 4 tsp Oil, 1 tbsp Lemon Juice, ½ Cup Yogurt, 1 tsp Chilli Powder, 1 tbsp Raw Papaya(grated), 1 tsp Garam Masala, ½ tsp Pepper, Salt to Taste How to Prepare: In a large bowl add all the ingredients […]