Dry Bombay Duck Pickle / Sukha Bomblache Lonche / Bombil Pickle

Ingredients: 10 – 12 Dry Bombay Ducks 160ml of oil 3 medium onions finely chopped 5 cloves of garlic sliced ½ inch ginger thinly sliced 1½  – 2 teaspoon sugar 2 tablespoon vinegar Salt to taste Ingredients to grind: 15 -16 Kashmiri chilies 15 – 16 cloves of garlic (small Indian once) 1” inch ginger…

Gawar ani Biknachi Bhaji (Cluster Beans /Gavar Bhaji with Jackfruit seeds)

Ingredients: 375gms Tiddkeo Middkeo / Gavar 36-38 nos of Jackfruit seeds ½ teaspoon Turmeric powder ¼ teaspoon Chili powder 2 Large onions chopped 1 large tomato chopped 2 green chilies chopped 3 tablespoon freshly grated coconut Pinch of sugar 1 ½ tablespoon oil Salt to taste Method: 1. Clean and cut the vegetable (remove both…

EAST INDIAN WEDDING PICKLE

Ingredients: Part A: 400gms Papaya (one small) 300gms Carrot 80gms Ginger 1 teaspoon salt ½ teaspoon Turmeric powder Part B: 12-14 cloves of Garlic 180gms big fat green chilies 100gms dry dates 12-14gms Mustard dal 1 teaspoon sugar ½ teaspoon chili powder ¼ teaspoon Turmeric powder 1 ¾ cup Vinegar (Apple cider) Note: *Vegetables can…

Kuslo Tup / Camphor Ghee / Pomada de Alcanfor (Ointment)

When our son was born my parents visited Abu Dhabi and during their stay Mom thought us how to make Kuslo Tup. This comes very handy when you have small children / infant in the house. Back in the days this was always available in the medicine cabinet. It’s a must have in the house…

JACKFRUIT JAM / JACKADE/ JACKAAD

Ingredients: 40 – 42 gores of Rossal / Rossau Ponos (soft variety) ½ cup sugar ¼ lime juice (about 8/9 drops) ½ cup water ** Cinnamon stick – optional. Preparation: 1. Separate the seeds from the gores. 2. In a mixer add jackfruit flesh and sugar, then grind this to a pulp with ½ cup…

Goan Pork Roast

Ingredients: 2 Kg Boneless Pork 2 medium size onion chopped 4-5 Kashmiri chilies broken in half 2 lime (juice) ¾ tsp turmeric powder 3 tsp ginger and garlic paste 1 Maggie cube (dissolved in 4 tbsp. warm water) 3 tablespoon oil Salt to taste For Roast Pork Masala: Grind the below ingredients 4 Cardamoms 16gms cinnamon…

GOAN SALADH BHAJI / SALAD BHAJI / TOMATO AND ONION SALAD BHAJI

Ingredients: 4 Large tomatoes finely chopped 1 Large onion finely chopped 8 -10 Curry leaves 3 cloves of garlic finely chopped ½ inch ginger finely chopped 2 green chilies slit and cut ½ teaspoon cumin ½ teaspoon turmeric ½ teaspoon mustard seed ½ teaspoon sugar 3 tablespoon oil 2-3 sprigs of coriander leaves finely chopped…

Eggless Mayonnaise / Vegetarian Mayonnaise

  Its lent time and I got a craving for Goan fish mayonnaise but since the one I have in the refrigerator is with Eggs I thought of whisking up a Vegetarian Mayonnaise. Ingredients: ½ cup cold full cream milk 1 cup Olive oil / Sunflower oil or any other ½ teaspoon (yellow) mustard dal…

Sweet Potato Bebinca

Ingredients: 350gms Sweet potato ½ cup Sugar (ground to powder) ¼ cup Maida 2 large eggs 5 cardamom crushed 1 cup coconut milk (thick) 1 teaspoon ghee Pinch of salt Optional Ingredients (used this as it’s a part of a mystery box challenge that I am working on): 3 Kashmiri chilies 1 small green mango…

Mixed Vegetable Curry

Mixed Vegetable Curry   Ingredients: 250gms Carrot 300gms Yam 250gms Sweet Potato 250gms Potato ¼ Cup Peas 3 medium onions chopped 2 large tomatoes chopped 15gms Jaggery 2 sprigs of curry leaves 1 tablespoon vinegar Oil as required Water as required Salt to taste Grind the below ingredients: 7 Kashmiri chilies 2 green chilies (mild…

Cabbage Cho Ros

Ingredients: 1 kg Cabbage 1 freshly grated coconut (½ cup for grating & rest to make coconut milk) 1 large onion chopped 1 green chilies chopped 2 medium size tomato chopped 1 ½ cup water Oil as required Salt to taste ½ Maggie cube (bouillon cube) – optional Grind the below ingredients: ½ teaspoon turmeric powder ½…

Jeerem Meerem Masala

  Jeerem Meerem Masala / Jirem Mirim   Ingredients:   40-42gms Cumin Seeds   45gms Peppercorns (50gms if you like it spicy)   12gms Cloves   10gms Cinnamon   30gms Turmeric    1 Gaunti Chili / Canacona Chili (Kholchyo)   *** Chili is optional.     Method: 1. Sun dry all the above ingredients except…