MULYACHI BHAJI

Ingredients 6 fresh Mooliachi bhaji with leaves 2 medium onions chopped 3-4 chillies finely chopped 4 tablespoon freshly grated coconut 2 tablespoon coconut oil Pinch of sugar Water as required Salt to taste Pre-Preparation: 1. Wash the bhaji under running water this will wash away all the sand and dirt. 2. Pluck the leaves and…

Mussels / Xinaneao

Xinaneao / Goan Mussels rawa fry   How to clean Mussels and make rawa fry Ingredients Mussels / Xinaneao Method: 1. Select the right Xinaneao / Mussels. 2. They shouldn’t be open nor cracked. 3. Wash them well 3 to 4 times under running water, scrub the shell with a brush to remove sand and…

CHORIS MAAS / SAUSAGE IN A BOTTLE/ GOAN SAUSAGEMEAT

Ingredients: 1 Kg Boneless Pork meat 2 ½ tablespoon Kosher Salt or Sea salt Masala to Grind: 20 Kashmiri chilies 35-40gms garlic 10gms Ginger 1 ¼ teaspoon cumin 1 teaspoon turmeric 12-14 cloves 2” cinnamon stick 24-26 Peppercorns (18-20 if you like mild) 120 ml Goan vinegar Optional ingredient: Small piece of Coal Small piece…

FEIJOADA

Goan Pork and Beans Ingredients: 1 Cup Rajma / Red Kidney Beans (250gms) 35 – 40 Goan Sausages (200gms rosary beads choris) 2 medium size Onion finely chopped 2 medium size Tomatoes finely chopped 1 Green chili slit 5 cloves of garlic 1′ inch ginger ½ teaspoon turmeric powder ½ teaspoon chili powder 1 ½…

RED PUMPKIN & BLACK EYED PEAS BHAJI / TAMBDO DUDDE ANI ALSANDE BHAJI

Ingredients 500 gms Red pumpkin ½ cup Alsande / Black eyed peas 2 medium onions chopped 1 Tomato chopped 3-4 chillies finely chopped 5 tablespoon freshly grated coconut Oil as required ¼ teaspoon turmeric powder ¼ teaspoon chilli powder Water as required Salt to taste. Pre-Preparation: 1. Wash the pumpkin. 2. Remove the skin and…

LAMBO POIE / LAMBO POLEO

A big shout-out to Viola Heredia who requested for this dish in my Facebook Group  “Authentic Goan Cuisine”.  This is what she posted “ Just remembered a long forgotten sweet dish prepared in South Goa named as “Lambo poie” made of ground rice, dates, coconut, banana and jaggery” can someone help. I made a few…

Torradinhas

Last month I was in Goa celebrating Christmas and the New Year with my Family. A day after Christmas my Sister Adna and BIL – Blaise gave us a treat at George restaurant and bar @ Panjim. As usual I was going through the menu and came across Torradinhas; under Goan Pork Dishes the name…

Galmbyache sukkem / Dry baby prawn sukem

Ingredients: 2 cup dry baby prawns (approx. 80gms) 3 large onion finely chopped 3-4 green chilies finely chopped 3 cloves of garlic 1 generous pinch of cumin ½ teaspoon turmeric 1 freshly grated coconut 6-7 petals of kokum 4 tablespoon coconut oil ¼ cup water 4-5 pieces of tamarind in 90ml warm water Salt to…

Ambadeachem Sasav/ Hog Plum Sasam

Ingredients 6-8 Ambade ½ teaspoon mustard seeds 2 sprigs of curry leaves pinch of hing Oil as required To grind: ½ Grated coconut 2 Green chillies roasted on open fire ½ teaspoon turmeric powder 2 cloves of garlic ¼ teaspoon cumin 3 peppercorns 2 Kholachi mirsang+ 1 Kishmiri chillies Other ingredients: ½ teaspoon roasted mustard…

Ambadeachem Godd Lonche / Hog plum Pickle

Ingredients 11-15 Ambade 2 ½ tablespoon ginger and garlic paste 1 ½ tablespoon chilli powder ½ teaspoon turmeric powder 2 tablespoon vinegar 100gms sugarcane jaggery 2 ½ tablespoon oil ½ teaspoon of Salt Optional ingredients: 2 Canacona chillies whole / Kholachi mirsang 2 sprigs of curry leaves Pinch of hing / asafoetida Method: 1. Clean…

Fish Recheado wrapped in banana leaf

  Option A Ingredients 4 medium size Pomfret 6 medium size King fish slices Pre-marinate: 2 tablespoon chilli powder ½ tablespoon turmeric powder Salt as required 1 large lime juice Little water as required. Other ingredients: 7 large onions finely chopped 3 medium tomatoes finely chopped 6-7 tablespoon Recheio masala or more if required One…

Mackerel Cutlets / Bangdea Almona

Ingredients 1 kg mackerels 1 teaspoon vinegar 1 cup semolina 2 slices of bread 1large onion finely chopped 2-4 green chillies (as per your spice preference) 5 cloves of garlic finely chopped 1 inch ginger finely chopped 2-3 sprigs of coriander leaves finely chopped ¼ teaspoon turmeric 1 egg 1 teaspoon of either Jeerem meerem masala…