Category: Meat

Devilled Chicken Sri Lankan Style

Easy Devilled Chicken Sri Lankan Style

Introducing: The Chicken Devil Devilled chicken is more commonly referred to as “chicken devil” or “chicken devel”in Sri Lanka. Whenever I hear the term devil chicken I think of something like this: But of course “devilled” is just a way to describe food that is cooked with hot seasoning. Devilled...

sri lankan chicken patties

Chicken Patties

A Tasty Alternative to Fish Patties One of the recipes on this site that seems to get the most visitors is my Sri Lankan fish patties recipe. I’m happy this recipe is so well-received by my readers around the world. For the holidays I would like to introduce another Sri Lankan...

Sri Lankan Fried Rice

How to Make Fried Rice

How to Make Fried Rice Like a Sri Lankan This is the recipe for fried rice, here you can read the devilled chicken recipe, which is the second part of this meal. Note: I wrote this post as an entry into a contest hosted by my favorite Italian food blog, In Cucina...

Harak Mas Kariya

Beef Curry (Harak Mas Karyia)

Sri Lankan Beef Curry with an Extra-Rich Taste Much Easier than it Looks Sri Lankan beef curry (harak mas kariya or හරක් මස් කරිය in Sinhala) is one of those typical Sri Lankan recipes that look complicated at first, but are actually quite easy to execute. The list of ingredients is...

Sri Lankan Chicken Curry

Chicken Curry (Kukul Mas Kariya)

The Quintessence of Sri Lankan Cuisine Sri Lankan chicken curry (kukul mas kariya or කුකුල් මස් කරිය in Sinhala) is one of the most characteristic dishes of the island. For some people, chicken curry is synonymous with Sri Lankan cuisine. I hope that reading this blog will clear up that...

Sri Lankan Pork Curry

Pork Curry (Uru Mas Kariya)

Uru Mas Kariya – A Rare but Delicious Sri Lankan Dish Two Kinds of Pork Curry People have asked me why Indians and Sri Lankans eat so much curry. It’s quite simple, actually. Curries can be prepared in nearly unlimited ways. We make curries out of neary everything: meat, fish,...

Creamy Curried Meatballs

Spicy Curried Meatballs (Mas Bola Kariya)

How do you Say Curried Meatballs in Sri Lanka? Mas Bola Kariya (not Mas Panduva) I have a non Sri Lankan friend who just loves Sri Lankan food. Sometimes she’ll find an obscure Sri Lankan recipe and excitedly asks if I know how to make it. Not too long ago...

fried couscous

Fried and Mixed Couscous

Sri Lanka Meets the Middle East A Sri Lankan Couscous Recipe Most of the recipes I’ve posted can be considered traditional Sri Lankan recipes. With today’s recipe I’m straying a bit from the traditional recipes. I’ve lived in Middle Eastern countries for almost ten years and many of my recipes...

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