Chickpea Flour Laddus (Ashtami Undo)
Chickpea Flour Laddus (Ashtami Undo)

Konkani households of Udupi, Mangalore region make chickpea flour ladoos for Krishna Janmastami. They are an absolute delight to eat.

Chakli, Chakali, Muruku, Chakuli
Chakli, Chakali, Muruku, Chakuli

Here's a recipe to make crunchy, crispy chakuli at home for Lord Ganesha.

Chickpea panchakajjaya (Chanedali panchakajjaya)
Chickpea panchakajjaya (Chanedali panchakajjaya)

No pooja is complete without an offering to God according to the Hindu rituals. Panchakajjayas are a mixture of 5 ingredients served as naivedyam to the Lord.

Chickpea Flour Panchakajjaya (Chanedali pitti panchakajjaya)
Chickpea Flour Panchakajjaya (Chanedali pitti panchakajjaya)

No pooja is complete without an offering to God according to the Hindu rituals. Panchakajjayas are a mixture of 5 ingredients served as naivedyam to the Lord.

How To Use And Pickle Fresh Bamboo
How To Use And Pickle Fresh Bamboo

Here's how to use fresh bamboo and pickle fresh bamboo for year long's use.

Types Of Colocasia Used In Konkani Cuisine (Alva Paan)
Types Of Colocasia Used In Konkani Cuisine (Alva Paan)

Here are the types of colocasia that we use in Konkani cooking.

Shallow Fried Pickled Bamboos (Kirla Fry)
Shallow Fried Pickled Bamboos (Kirla Fry)

Pickled bamboos are nicely smashed and shallow fried in oil to make crispy bamboo fry. They are served as a side dish for lunch. Tastes great with curd rice.

Spicy, Rice Idlis (Sanna Khotto, Sanna Idli)
Spicy, Rice Idlis (Sanna Khotto, Sanna Idli)

Sanna khotto are a Konkani delicacy. A rice batter is ground, it is then mixed with veggies like cabbage and onions, they are then steamed in jackfruit leaves.

Fried Pumpkin Seeds (Bhajil Dudde Bee)
Fried Pumpkin Seeds (Bhajil Dudde Bee)

Pumpkin seeds are fried and had as a snack! They turn out crispy, crunchy on shallow frying and taste amazing with a distinct taste.

Pumpkin Idlis (Dudde Muddo)
Pumpkin Idlis (Dudde Muddo)

Pumpkin idlis are an age old breakfast. A traditional, healthy breakfast. It flavourful, filling and delicious when had hot with a coconut chutney.