Kovakka Thoran

Kovakka Thoran

Kovakka is the Malayalam name of Ivy Gourd or Little Gourd. Kovakka Thoran is a tasty, delicious side dish from Kerala Cuisine. It is a common stir fry dish which is mainly used as a side dish for steamed rice.

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Vazha Koombu Thoran

Vazha Koombu Thoran

Vazha Koombu Thoran is a delicious, easy, tasty, and nutritious thoran (side dish) recipe. It is a popular recipe in Kerala where most houses have banana tree in their backyard. Vazha Koombu is also known as banana flower or vazha chundu or vazha poovu or kodappan. It is a side dish to use along with steamed rice. This thoran is gives a nostalgic feeling to many when they are away from home. Read more about Vazha Koombu Thoran

Cheera Thoran

Cheera Thoran

Cheera Thoran is a tasty, healthy side dish common in Kerala. It is widely used as a side dish for steamed rice. It is commonly available in most of the houses in villages of Kerala and also in vegetable shops. Cheera (Spinach) is very healthy and contains vital nutrients required for human body. Read more about Cheera Thoran

Potato Thoran

Potato Thoran

Potato thoran / Urulakizhangu thoran is a common recipe from South India / Kerala. It is a common side dish for pothichoru. So most of us have a childhood memory with this recipe. A wonderful easy and tasty side dish recipe to use with steamed rice, roti, chapathi, etc. Read more about Potato Thoran

Kakka Irachi dry fry

Kakka (Clams) Irachi Dry Fry

Kakka (Clams) Irachi Dry Fry is a Kerala Style seafood recipe. Kakka Irachi dry fry is a very tasty recipe available in Kerala. Kakka Irachi are the small sized clams that are abundant in Kerala Backwaters. You can try this at home. Only the cleaning part is tedious, but it is so tasty.

Preparation Time: 15 minutes

Cooking Time:  45 Minutes

Servings: 4 – 5 Persons

Main Ingredients: Kakka Irachi (Clams)

Cuisine: Indian, Kerala

Course / Category: Side Dish

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Dates Pickle

Dates Pickle

Dates Pickle or Ethapazham achar (in malayalam) is a very tasty pickle recipe to try at home. It is a sweet, tangy and spicy pickle made with dates. This pickle is a best combination for Chicken Biryani or Mutton Biryani. Preparation Time: 5 minutes Cooking Time:  15 Minutes Servings: Main Ingredients: Dates Cuisine: Course / Category: Side Dish Ingredients […]

Flat Beans Fry (Flat Beans Mezhukkupuratti)

Flat Beans Fry (Flat Beans Mezhukkupuratti)

Flat Beans Fry (Flat Beans Mezhukkupuratti) is a tasty side dish to use with steamed rice. It is common in Kerala. Flat Beans Fry (Flat Beans Mezhukkupuratti) is a simple, easy to make, tasty side dish to try at home. People love mezhukkupuratti as a side dish for steamed rice. It is a recipe with very few steps to follow. This can be used as a side dish for pothichoru as it is easy to prepare in the morning. Read more about Flat Beans Fry (Flat Beans Mezhukkupuratti)

Cabbage Carrot Thoran

Cabbage Carrot Thoran

Cabbage Carrot Thoran is a side dish to use with steamed rice. It is healthy as well as tasty side dish recipe to try at home. This thoran recipe is common at Kerala home and for Sadhya.

Preparation Time: 15 – 20 Minutes

Cooking Time:  15 Minutes

Servings: 3 persons

Main Ingredients: Cabbage, Carrot

Cuisine: South Indian

Course / Category: Vegetarian, Side Dish

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Beetroot Thoran

Beetroot Thoran

Beetroot Thoran is an easy side dish recipe to use with steamed rice. It is a tasty stir fry recipe from Kerala. This thoran is a common side dish recipe from Kerala.  It is combination of finely grated beetroot with grated coconut. Thoran can be prepared with many other vegetables. This is one of the easy thoran recipe. You can try this at home.

Preparation Time: 5 – 10 minutes

Cooking Time:  10 – 15 Minutes

Servings: 3 – 4 persons

Main Ingredients: Beetroot

Cuisine: South Indian

Course / Category: Vegetarian, Side Dish

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Brinjal Thoran

Brinjal Thoran

Brinjal Thoran is an easy side dish recipe to try at home. It is a vary tasty side dish recipe to serve with steamed rice. Thoran is a common and healthy side dish recipe made with common vegetables or leaves. This thoran recipe is very easy to prepare and can be prepared at home.

Preparation Time: 15 minutes

Cooking Time: 10 – 15 minutes

Servings: 3 – 4 persons

Main Ingredients: Brinjal

Cuisine: Indian

Course / Category: Vegetarian, Side Dish

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