Wednesday, July 17, 2013

Kai Pathiri/Kai Orotti & the Heavenly Combo - Kappa and Meen Curry

Really bored with the meat and chicken dishes . Today My H and my prince have an Iftar party and this is the best chance for me to escape from the meat dishes. I planned something different for today's menu from yesterday itself. 

And here's the change ...


Kai Pathiri

Ingredients :

  1. Rice Flour : 2 cups
  2. Water : 2 cups
  3. Coconut grated : 1 cup
  4. Cumin Seeds: 1/2 tsp(optional)
  5. Salt




Method :

  • Boil water and salt in a vessel.
  • When boils, add the grated coconut,cumin seeds and rice powder .(At this stage the flame should be low)
  • Stir well to combine all the ingredients together for 2-3 minutes and switch off the flame.
  • After cooling transfer the mix into another tray and start kneading
  • Knead to make a soft dough.
  • Make big rolls from it.(double the size of normal pathiri roll)
  • Take a banana leaf or foil and keep the roll in it.
  • Flatten it using our palm.
  • Heat a pan and cook them by turning occassionally ....


This is a very tasty pathiri and it can be have even without any curries...The side dish I opt for this kai pathiri dry roasts like beef ularth, chicken stir fry etc,,,

Kappa Vevichath/Kappapuzhukk

Ingredients :

  1. kappa (tapioca) - 1 kg(
  2. coconut- half cup(cut into small cubes)
  3. Pearl onions -5 nos
  4. green chilli- 3
  5. cumin -1 pinch
  6. garlic : 12-
  7. vattal mulaku-2
  8. mustard seeds- few
  9. Curry Leaves : 2-3 springs



Method :
  • Cook tapioca well with enough water.
  • After cooking , drain well and keep it aside 
  • Grind coconut with 3-6 ingredients without adding water.(do not  grind finely)
  • Mix it with tapioca.
  • Pour little oil in a pan and add mustard seeds. 
  • When it begins to splutter add small onion and curry leaves. 
  • Finally pour this into the kappa...



Red fish curry recipe is here......



Ready!!!!!!!!!Serve!!!!!!!!




5 comments :

  1. Eniku vayya...chitrangal kaanichu kollunnu!!! ;)

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    1. Allah!!!!!!!ee parayunna aalo????????

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  2. I did not know oratti is a combination for the others but ellam ende favorite annu

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    1. Ey,,orotti ithinte combination onnumalla...aadyam kappayum meenumanu undakkiyath...appol oragraham..kurach orotti koodi venamennu...so

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  3. One of my favs.. My dad's friend used to bring this to home during the Ramzan days.. Love it :)

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