Katta Sambola (Sri Lankan Chili Paste)

By |July 21st, 2016|

Well, today recipe is really hot! It is katta sambola recipe or our own Sri Lankan chili paste recipe which any Sri Lankan would like to taste. But, if you are not a Sri Lankan, I want to warn you. Katta Sambola is really hot! It will make you red and sweat! But it is […]

Sri Lankan Tomato Curry (Thakkali Curry)

By |May 30th, 2016|

Have you ever tried a tomato curry? (Thakkali Curry) With all flavors of tomato, a little bit sour and bit milkfish with addition of coconut milk, a tomato curry is a great side dish for string hoppers. This is also a perfect tomato curry for rice. But, in Sri Lanka we most of the time […]

Spicy Chicken Curry with Curd

By |May 5th, 2016|

Chicken curry with curd is another spicy chicken curry I cook at my home. However adding curd is not Sri Lankan way of cooking. We usually cook curries using coconut milk. I adapted this recipe from Indian cuisine, but spices and other ingredients are from my Sri Lankan kitchen.
Adding curd to the chicken curry didn’t […]

Sweet Potato Leaves Stir Fry (Bathala Kola Recipe)

By |April 21st, 2016|

Sweet Potato Leaves Stir Fry won my heart and I want to share the recipe today. This is a Sri Lankan style recipe which I tried few months ago.
Here in Singapore, we can see lot of different green leaves, so I try those in our Sri Lankan recipes and most of the time those are […]

Sri Lankan Alu Puhul Curry – Winter Melon Curry

By |January 17th, 2016|

Alu Puhul as we call in Sri Lanka or Winter Melon in English which is a fruit /vegetable gives delicious curry when we cook it with Sri Lankan spices. That is why I want to share this alu puhul curry recipe (Winter Melon Curry) with you all because although this curry is delicious and creamy, […]

Sri Lankan Coconut Sambol with Green Chili

By |December 21st, 2015|

Coconut Sambola or Pol sambola is one of the popular dishes in Sri Lanka. There are many variations for this tasty Sri Lankan condiment. We prepare pol sambola by grinding red chili powder and other ingredients with grated coconut, and this is great with rice and curry. Sometimes we fry prepared coconut sambola, then it […]

Devilled Fish Balls

By |December 13th, 2015|

In Singapore, I’ve seen fish balls in many dishes. Noodle soup with fish balls is one of the more popular Singapore dish among those fish ball dishes. Sometimes I buy a packet of fish balls and cook it as a stir fry. Recently I tried fish balls with a spicy sauce and it goes well […]

Kathurumurunga Leaves Salad

By |November 19th, 2015|

Kathurumurunga is a popular green leaf in Sri Lankan cooking. Usually we eat Kathurumurunga leaves (Agati leaves) in a stir fry or as a mallum. Earlier I shared the recipe for kathurumurunga kola mallum. Now it is time to share another recipe with kathurumurunga.Anyway,do you like adding a ‘kola mallum’ or a ‘salada’ to your […]

Sri Lankan Kos ata kalu pol curry (jackfruit seeds curry)

By |November 16th, 2015|

Kos ata (Jackfruit seeds) are another healthy and delicious ingredient for Sri Lankan cooking. We cook jackfruit seeds in different ways and you’ll find many different versions for Sri Lankan style jackfruit curry recipes. Kalu pol is another popular way to cook most vegetables. If you noticed, previously I shared pumpkin kalu pol curry. After […]

Sri Lankan Dhal Curry with Green Chilli-Parippu Curry

By |November 2nd, 2015|

Parippu curry or dhal curry is one of the popular ways of cooking red lentils in Sri Lanka. Sometimes we cook it as a plain curry or even we cook parippu (dhal) mixed with drumstick leaves or spinach. If you check Sri Lankan recipes and cooking styles, there are many ways to cook dhal as […]