goan cuisine Archive

  • Goa has a unique and harmonious blending of east and west which reflects in its culture, monuments, churches and in its cuisine as well. Chicken vindaloo (or vindalho, the Portuguese version) was introduced to India by the early Portuguese settlers in Goa and slowly it incorporates the hot and spicy flavour of India. One of the misconception about this dish is that it uses “potato” (comes from “aloo” in “vindaloo” which means potato in hindi) in it and unfortunately it […]

    chicken vindaloo

    Goa has a unique and harmonious blending of east and west which reflects in its culture, monuments, churches and in its cuisine as well. Chicken vindaloo (or vindalho, the Portuguese version) was introduced to India by the early Portuguese settlers in Goa and slowly it incorporates the hot and spicy flavour of India. One of the misconception about this dish is that it uses “potato” (comes from “aloo” in “vindaloo” which means potato in hindi) in it and unfortunately it […]

  • Chicken is one of the many specialties of Goan cuisine. This hot and spicy Goan fried chicken recipe uses the famous Portuguese peri peri sauce and is usually serves with goan pav or bread. Ingredients: Chicken legs: 2 Ginger – garlic paste : 2 tsp Green chili paste: 1 tsp Coriander and cumin seeds: 2tbsp Cinnamon: 1”stick Cloves: 4 Green cardamom: 4 Tomato puree: 2tbsp Sugar: 1/4tsp Oil for frying : 2-3 tbsp For the sauce: Kashmiri Red chillies whole: […]

    goan fried chicken

    Chicken is one of the many specialties of Goan cuisine. This hot and spicy Goan fried chicken recipe uses the famous Portuguese peri peri sauce and is usually serves with goan pav or bread. Ingredients: Chicken legs: 2 Ginger – garlic paste : 2 tsp Green chili paste: 1 tsp Coriander and cumin seeds: 2tbsp Cinnamon: 1”stick Cloves: 4 Green cardamom: 4 Tomato puree: 2tbsp Sugar: 1/4tsp Oil for frying : 2-3 tbsp For the sauce: Kashmiri Red chillies whole: […]

  • Crabs are one of the delicious seafood and they taste best when caught fresh and live. Nothing can beat the taste of steamed snow or king crab and fried soft-shelled blue crabs. Cleaning the crab is a bit difficult task, so better to depend upon the fishmongers to do this part but cooking a crab is very easy. Crushed peppercorns, garlic, red chillies and coconut are some of the ingredient that goes well with most of the crab recipes. Check […]

    goan crab curry

    Crabs are one of the delicious seafood and they taste best when caught fresh and live. Nothing can beat the taste of steamed snow or king crab and fried soft-shelled blue crabs. Cleaning the crab is a bit difficult task, so better to depend upon the fishmongers to do this part but cooking a crab is very easy. Crushed peppercorns, garlic, red chillies and coconut are some of the ingredient that goes well with most of the crab recipes. Check […]