Vegetarian meal – 1 (Poya day meal) | VIDEO

Background: There are 12 poya days in Sri Lankan calendar. Actually it is according to buddhist calendar (Wikipedia – https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Buddhist_calendar). On those days most of the Sri Lankan homes prepare a vegetarian meal as a habit. Sometimes it can be a vegan meal as well. But most of the times due to difficulties of preparing…

Roast paan ekka parippu|pol smbola AKA Roasted bread with Dhal curry|Pol sambol

Introduction This is a very popular Sri Lankan meal specially during breakfast time or dinner time. Sometimes as a snack as well. This meal’s taste increases according to the crispiness of the bread. You can prepare Pol sambol by following this link – http://slfoodie.com/2017/05/14/pol-sambol-coconut-sambol/ Can prepare Dhal curry by following this link – http://slfoodie.com/2017/05/10/dhal-curry/ FYI…

Beetroot Curry

Ingredients:  Beetroot – 250g       Coconut oil table spoon 01       Cinnamon 2inch piece       Pandan leaves – https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Pandanus_amaryllifolius       Garlic 2 biks       Curry leaves       Chopped onion       Green chilli 01       Turmeric powder tea spoon ½  …

Banana pepper with Eggplant curry

Ingredients for banana pepper with eggplant curry: Eggplant – 125g       Banana Pepper – 125g – FYI – https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Banana_pepper       Coconut milk – 50ml       Roasted curry powder – 15g       Chili powder – 15g       Ground cumin seeds – 5g       Sliced Dry…

Mango Dahi

Ingredients: Curd – 300 ml       Sugar – 75g       Grated jaggery – 75g       Water – 50ml       Mango pulp – 1 cup       Butter – 25g       Diced ripe mango       Several Pasli leaves       Lime peel…

Sri Lankan Moju

Ingredients Washed dried sprats – about 100 sprats       Shallots – 1 Cup       Green chillis – 10       Ground mustard – 1 table spoon       Ground Chilli – 1 tea spoon       Turmeric powder -1 tea spoon       Ground pepper -1 tea…

Lassi

Ingredients: Curd – 750ml – FYI: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Curd       Crushed ice – 2 cups       Sugar – According to taste       Salt – According to taste       Water – 200ml       Cooking: Add ice cubes to the blender and add other ingredients as well. Then blend…

Curd rice (Meekiri bath)

Curd: Curd is a dairy product which is so popular in Sri Lanka. In here it has spread as a home business as well as a large scale business. For more information, please refer wikipedia – https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Curd Ingredients: Rice – 1/2 Cup       Curd – 1 1/2 Cups       Fresh milk – 1/8…

Spicy Fish curry (Maalu ambul thiyal)

Ingredients: Tuna fish – 1 kg         Dried Garcinia gummi-gutta (Goraka in Sinhalese) – 8 pieces       Pepper seeds – 3 table spoons       Chilli powder – 1 tea spoon        Garlic – 3 pieces       Curry leaves – 1 sprig       Ginger…