“Sharakara upperi’ is a unique preparation found solely in God’s Own Country, Kerala. It Is prepared by dipping sliced ‘nendran’ bananas in a jaggery and ginger syrup and is later on deep fried like chips. It is a recipe consisting of ginger powder, jaggery and bananas, giving it an exceptional medicinal value due to the combination of the trio.
Some of the health benefits are that it aids in digestion and improves blood circulation, along with an incredible taste. Being an inevitable element of the distinctive Kerala Sadhya, there is no festive occasion that Keralites celebrate without this unique snack.