Tofu Roti – A New Face to Sri Lankan Pol Roti

By |January 26th, 2015|

Tofu Roti – A New Face to Sri Lankan Pol RotiTofu is a soy product which is often used as an alternative for meat specially by vegetarians. However considering the benefits of tofu, it is not only a favourite vegetarian food, but it is heavily consumed by most of the non-vegetarians too.I tried tofu […]

How to Make Chili Powder

By |January 23rd, 2015|

Homemade Chili powder Homemade Chili Powder is always the best for any spicy dish. We ,in Sri Lankan cuisine, use much chili powder. So I thought that it would be helpful if I share the chili powder recipe as we make it in Sri Lanka.Red chili is an essential ingredient for Sri Lankan cooking. In […]

Wedding Buffet at Hotel Chaaya Tranz-Hikkaduwa

By |January 20th, 2015|

Recently we spent a holiday in Sri Lanka and lucky enough to attend to a wedding of one of my cousins. The venue was Hotel Chaaya Tranz, Hikkaduwa. It was a decent & elegant wedding and a nice time for us as we could meet some of relatives and friends.
 
Today I thought of sharing some […]

Sri Lankan Chinese Rolls

By |August 25th, 2014|

Sri Lankan food is rich with different type of recipes and influenced by many other Asian foods. Chinese dishes take a great place. This is one of the Sri Lankan recipes influenced by Chinese cuisine. However, now this is purely Sri Lankan although these Chinese rolls have its roots to Spring rolls, which is […]

Easy Egg Salad – Sri Lankan Style

By |June 30th, 2014|

 
I usually add salads to our meal simply because; it is fresh, easy and healthy. Sometimes I add hard boiled eggs too. In this egg salad, I added hard boiled eggs to a tomato, onion and green chili mix.It was fine.Just keep in mind to not to overcook the eggs. Once overcooked, the yolk looks […]

Pol Roti with Mung Beans Flour

By |June 4th, 2014|

In Sri Lankan cuisine,Pol Roti (Coconut Roti) plays an important role as an easy breakfast recipe. Even this is good for dinner. Earlier I shared the traditional Sri Lankan recipe for pol roti with step by step pictures. Please check that post for the step by step photos on how to make Sri Lankan […]

Colombo to Anuradhapura Road Trip

By |May 29th, 2014|

I was on a holiday in Sri Lanka. It was a sudden arrangement and even I didn’t get time to arrange few blog posts. Anyway, still I couldn’t share the memories from our December visit to Sri Lanka. We had a holiday in Sri Lanka during last December too. It was a nice time […]

Thumba Kariwila Curry-(Spiny Gourd)

By |April 21st, 2014|

Do you cook this Bitter gourd type? We call it as ‘Thumba Kariwila’ in Sri Lanka. However, what we found in Sri Lanka is smaller in size. Sometimes we find this vegetable in Little India –Singapore, those are little bit bigger than the ones we find in Sri Lanka.I cook it with tomato and […]

My Holiday in Sri Lanka

By |January 16th, 2014|

Happy New Year 2014!I am almost delay with my greetings for a new year,anyway this is going to be my 1st post for this new year.Hope you all enjoyed the new year day.We were in Sri Lanka from last December and enjoyed a holiday of more than 1 month.This time,with our newborn,we couldnt visit much […]

Polos Curry with Grated Coconut

By |December 5th, 2013|

Polos Curry recipe again? yes,you heard it right,but this recipe is bit different from my previous Polos Recipe(Aka Polos ambula).Here I used toasted fresh coconut,so the gravy of the curry is rich and creamy.As a typical Sri Lankans, we are big fans of Polos curry(baby jackfruit curry). I found this recipe from my mom during her […]