Vazhachundu / Vazhakoombu Payar Thoran (Banana Flower And Lentil Stir Fry)

Here is the recipe for one of my favorite Thoran (stir fry with coconut). Vazhachundu / Koombu (banana flower) thoran is a popular veg side dish. I guess the meaty texture of chundu makes it appealing to the non vegetarians 😉 Koombu and payar is the standard combination, however you can use it on it’s […]

Hariyali Chicken Tikka

Remember this recipe? Well, this Hariyali Chicken Tikka is a different version of it. I love the combination of coriander and mint, add some fennel seeds to it and the end result is packed with flavors. Now, let me rewind my earlier cooking days. Mint never made an appearance in my kitchen for the first […]

Cucumber Sandwich

Here’s something that you can whip up quickly with minimal ingredients and no cooking. Having been away from the kitchen for two months, I had a bit of starting trouble to get back into the full cooking mode. When we were back, my fridge was stocked with milk and eggs and I had two packets […]