Vegetables and Pulses

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 […]

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 […]

Hall Masso and Malu Miris Stir Fry (Dried Sprats and Banana Peppers)

By |September 11th, 2015|

In Sri Lankan cuisine, you will find we add dried sprats (haal masso) for lot of dishes. Even not as a main dish, we add few dried sprats as a flavor enhancer for some curries such as brinjal curry. Today recipe is such kind of recipe which we cook dried sprats with banana peppers (malu […]

Sri Lankan Eggplant Curry

By |August 5th, 2015|

Brinjal and eggplants are always ready to go into a curry if it is a Sri Lankan kitchen. Although there are fried recipes with brinjal and eggplants, I also cook them in a simple curry recipe most of the time. When we are fed up with the vegetables we find near our place, we always […]

Broccoli Stir Fry in Soy Sauce

By |August 1st, 2015|

This Broccoli stir fry is a really easy recipe to try. Eating healthy is essential these days and green veggies are must have food items in any daily meal. With high amount of folate, broccoli is in top of the healthy vegetable list and not only healthy, broccoli makes many delicious dishes too.
Recently I cooked […]

Sri Lankan Cowpea Curry with Coconut Paste

By |July 1st, 2015|

Cowpea or black-eyed pea is a popular grain among Sri Lankans. If you check Sri Lankan recipes for cowpea, you’ll find different ways to cook this protein packed legume in delicious and easy ways. Be it a healthy salad or a delicious finger licking curry, you will find an easy Sri Lankan recipe to try […]