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An Indian spicy Stir Fry - Sprouted Mung Bean Curry
Thick Yoghurt Tahina Dip with Herbs. Spoil yourself.
Influenced by the man of my heart, oatcakes / crackers are on the menu.
Cumquats - divine as marmalade, even better as Pickled Cumquats.
A recipe from Jaffna, Sri Lanka. Carrot Sambal, a lovely spicy side dish of carrot, coconut and yoghurt, from the monks of Kauai.
Go rustic tonight. Go Indian. Aloo Palak - crispy pan fried potatoes in a spicy spinach gravy.
A wonderful spicy parsnip soup, topped with julienned garlic and toasted mustard seeds. What could be better in cool weather?
Ever tried lotus seeds? These puffed seeds are scrumptious. Try them as Palak Makhana - Lotus Seeds in Spinach Gravy.
Spicy and Rustic. A red lentil soup from the Middle East. Just right for a cool night.
Straight from the Chefs at the Oberoi in Bangalore - Dal Makhani. The creamiest one in town.
A dish so precious. Pomegranates, walnuts, pistachios. Gorgeous.
Glaze some apples with butter and sugar. Yum. Just right for topping porridge, rice pudding, cobbler. Or on their own with icecream.
Make your own tomato paste and keep it in the freezer for ice-cube sized additions to stocks, risottos, soups, bakes, sauces ..... So many uses.
Eating in wine country, Australia, resilience and a helping hand for bri.
Cucumber, Sesame and Peanuts. A salad for a slow Sunday.
Pomodori con Riso. Tomatoes stuffed with Rice.
A beautiful gentle Sunday dal to enjoy with rice or eat as a soup.
Shrikand. An Indian dessert that will have you coming back for more. Honey, yoghurt and blueberries never tasted so fine.
Rosa Matta rice is a wonderful red rice, and one of the best kept secrets of Kerala, India.
Creme Fraiche - a cream with a sour note, easily whipped, great for cooking. Make it at home.
Thick yogurt - better than cream with your jam.
Roast your pears with rosemary, chilli and sugar. Could you do it for breakfast with some wonderful cheese? On a Sunday, perhaps?
Love tomatoes with cheese? Pomodori Gratinati is a different take on a familiar theme.
Make some roasted garlic oil to drizzle on your soup and keep the vampires away.
Warning. Make sure your partner eats some of this too. Ginger Garlic Lentil Soup.
A deliciously quick snack with a bite!
The best coffee in the world.
Use organic oats with Indian spices for a a twist on the English breakfast.
Greek Rice Pudding - eat it hot, warm or cold. Perfect for any weather.
Time is so short at the moment. Throw together a chickpea salad with delicious ginger overtones in under 5 minutes.
Bruschetta al Pomodoro - celebrate those turn of the season tomatoes.
Channa Chat - a wonderful spicy chickpea dish - direct from a beach in India.
Take tomatoes and feta. All you need for a Spring or Autumnal soup. Quick, easy and delicious.
Sometimes, simplest is the best. A quick spaghetti for long lasting compliments.