Dairy · European · Fusion · Herbs · Italian · Main Course · Non Vegetarian · Pasta · Quick Bites · Seafood · To Go

Spaghetti Butter Garlic Prawns….


You know how cleaning up prawns is… I was so caught up with half a kilo of prawn cleaning today that I completely lost track of time,hunger began to creep in, had no lunch ready, a glance at the wall clock, it read thirty past two. K was home, I had to put together a… Continue reading Spaghetti Butter Garlic Prawns….

Fish · Indian · Konkani · Main Course · Mangalorean · Non Vegetarian · Seafood · Sides · South Indian · Starters

Fish Fry with a Konkani style batter


FISH… brings a galore of memories for me.. just the smell of fish frying in the kitchen takes me back to those times as a kid back at my ancestral house… the picture of my grandmother sitting out in the backyard on a traditional Indian chopping seat called “Addoli in konkani”, removing the scales out… Continue reading Fish Fry with a Konkani style batter

Comfort Food · Curry · Indian · Konkani · Main Course · Mangalorean · Non Vegetarian · Seafood · South Indian

Sungta Hinga Udda/Sungta Randai/Prawns cooked in a red hot coconut gravy – Konkani style/RHCP


While I was wondering what  I  could call this dish in English.. RHCP – Red Hot Chilli Prawns popped up into my head instantly.. All of you would be familiar with the popular American music band RHCP.. I like their music hence this name just came to me in a flash… When it comes to… Continue reading Sungta Hinga Udda/Sungta Randai/Prawns cooked in a red hot coconut gravy – Konkani style/RHCP

Indian · Non Vegetarian · Seafood · Sides · Snack · Starters

Tava fried prawns


Prawns are very versatile, they taste yummy any way you prepare them. They cook pretty soon as well.I’m so addicted to prawns (You must be wondering why the quantity of prawns in the final pics are sparse.. I was done with my share before I could click the pics!:P I just can’t resist them &… Continue reading Tava fried prawns

Comfort Food · Fish · Microwave Cooking · Oriental · Seafood · Soups

Lemon, Mushroom Noodle Soup


Yes, there you go, something that you can prepare using a microwave. 🙂 For all those people who want something easy to prepare without switching on your stove & for those others who prefer to use the stove, follow the recipe on the stove. Yet another day for me without the hob to cook food.The… Continue reading Lemon, Mushroom Noodle Soup

Comfort Food · Curry · Main Course · Non Vegetarian · Rice · Seafood · Thai

My kind of Mix-Veg Thai Yellow Curry with Prawns


It was a fun evening, Keshav & I were just getting back from the movies. We had been to watch Django. We both loved the movie and the characters were played so well by the actors. It was really windy outside. I always get out well prepared, I just can’t take the cold, so I… Continue reading My kind of Mix-Veg Thai Yellow Curry with Prawns

Fish · Main Course · Non Vegetarian · Oriental · Seafood

Prawn Chilli Garlic Noodles


I have a friend at work, who is Chinese. We discuss about food a lot. She loves to eat :).  When we were chitchatting about some basic noodle recipe’s, realising that I do not use Fish Sauce, she suggested I try it as it adds a lot of flavour to Chinese food. I went looking for the… Continue reading Prawn Chilli Garlic Noodles

Oriental · Quick Bites · Seafood · Soups

Crabstick Soup


On a rainy day or on a cold winter’s day who wouldn’t love to have a hot bowl of soup.. ??? I like soups a lot but, when I go to a Chinese restaurant I skip having a bowl of soup because it fills me up and I do not have space for the yummy… Continue reading Crabstick Soup

Fusion · Non Vegetarian · Quick Bites · Seafood · Starters

Lemony Prawns with Parsley


  Seafood is quick to prepare.. healthy and yummy… tastes good steamed, fried, tossed, in salads or even in soup… !! I do know a few people who are allergic to prawns or other seafood.. feel really bad for them.. because they are missing out on something awesome..! Prawns are the best 🙂 but if… Continue reading Lemony Prawns with Parsley

Indian · Main Course · Non Vegetarian · Rice · Seafood

Special Prawn Biryani


This is one of the most time consuming Biryani’s because it is Dum Biryani, having said that even though it takes time.. its worth every minute spent in preparing it. 🙂 For those special occasions when you want to cook something at home I would recommend you to try this. 🙂 Ingredients: (Serves 3) Preparation… Continue reading Special Prawn Biryani