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These recipes from Goa are no longer popular

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Deep fried and shaped like a crescent, this appetizer comes straight from Portuguese cuisine. These croquettes have a delicious, simple wheat dough that is filled with a creamy shrimp filling. People in Goa like to eat it in the morning.

Sukha Tisriyo

Small, sweet-tasting mussels, known as tisriyo, are commonly prepared with onions, garlic, freshly grated coconut, and Goan spices. This meal is truly excellent and is only available in a few select locations. Make sure you don’t miss it if you do!

Moogagati Ani Purio

A dish consisting of puris and a dal made from sprouted green gramme is one of the lost specialties of Goan cuisine. One of the dishes often prepared for important events like marriages, Ekadashi, Nag Panchami, etc. was this one. The coconut gravy used to prepare this delicious dal is delicious.

Pork Solantulem

It is a dish made with slices of pork cooked with kokum, red peppers, onions, black pepper, ginger and garlic. This meal has a slight acidity and is best served with Goan Poee, a tasty bread that resembles a sandwich. This dish is excellent and simple at the same time and should not be overlooked.

Wheat Kheer

Have you ever heard such a kheer? That’s because it’s one of the defunct Goan recipes that no one is currently preparing. The wheat used to make this kheer was pounded by hand into a coarse powder in a mortar and pestle after being soaked. This powder was then boiled in coconut milk, jaggery and cashew nuts after it was roasted in ghee.

Aad Maas

It is a famous dish made with pork and bones and is a traditional Goan recipe that everyone should be aware of. For a flavorful, hot and spicy curry, the beef is marinated in a spicy, spicy marinade and then slow cooked in a crockpot.

Tavsalic

This is a steamed cucumber based cake. Yellow cucumbers, which are widely available in Goa, were originally used in this vanished recipe. But nowadays you can also get Tavsali made with normal cucumbers, which are dark green in color. It is seen as a nutritious cake that you can enjoy guilt-free because of the properties of the cucumber!

Sevya Ros

This is probably one of those recipes that you can’t find online because it requires a lot of labor to prepare. This delicious delicacy was traditionally prepared by soaking the rice for a day, fermenting overnight, and then using a mold to make thin strands that resemble noodles. After being steam-cooked, these rice noodles are then topped with a sauce made from melted cane sugar and coconut milk.

Wheat Kheer

Have you ever heard such a kheer? That’s because it’s one of the defunct Goan recipes that no one is currently preparing. The wheat used to make this kheer was pounded by hand into a coarse powder in a mortar and pestle after being soaked. This powder was then boiled in coconut milk, jaggery and cashew nuts after it was roasted in ghee.