Category Archives: Saffron

KAJU PISTA BURFI (INDIAN NUTTY FUDGE)

With Diwali the festival of lights coming up the making or buying of sweets is a tradition in India and amongst the Indians worldwide. With inflation escalating the costs of base products, good quality sweets are rare and very expensive. … Continue reading

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EASY RAINBOW BIRYANI (CHICKEN OR VEG)

So much has been written , shared , and discussed about biryani. I have had so many requests for an easy biryani and always wonder if there are shortcuts to simplifying such a complicated dish? Well…. with due respect to … Continue reading

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PANEER MUSHROOM MAHARANI

This recipe is over 2 years old! I stumbled upon it accidentally while trying to search for another recipe. Paneer is a favourite amongst many of us. Those who cannot eat it due to health reasons can find an excellent … Continue reading

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ROASTED LEG OF LAMB WITH SAFFRON

Roasted leg of lamb is a nice festive dish to serve on special days. Today I bring for all of you this lovely special roasted leg of lamb. I have many followers from all over the world who are celebrating … Continue reading

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EGGLESS MANGO , SAFFRON AND CASHEWNUT ICECREAM

I have just returned from a visit to India and I was lucky to have a real culinary experience to the best i could. I could not taste a kulfi or a desi icecream which was upto the mark. On … Continue reading

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ARROZ MELOSO CON PESCADO (SPANISH STYLE RICE WITH FISH)

I must share this little story with you so you can understand the recipe. Arroz meloso means a creamy rice which is a cross between a rice cooked normally and a soupy rice. My daughter just loves the way my … Continue reading

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HEALTHY OATMEAL BREAKFAST

I am always been asked for innovative and healthy breakfast ideas. Oats are consumed daily in my home. They are full of fibre, iron and fill you up so you can last a few hours without hunger pangs. There are … Continue reading

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INSTANT RAS MALAI

I first came across this instant ras malai recipe when i was a newly wed bride (33 years ago!!!) in the cookery section of the reputed magazine Femina. I tried it and what a disaster it was!! I gave up … Continue reading

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5 MINUTE KESARI BURFI MADE IN THE MICROWAVE

Burfis (indian fudge ) are a favourite with everyone. One does not need to wait for a festive ocasion to have this delicious “indian sweet meat”. Burfis usually take time and effort to make , but i came across a … Continue reading

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SAFFRON MASALA RICE WITH CHICKEN ROAST

Another one of my “no oil added” recipes . This is a one dish meal which is easy to make, fulfilling and nutritional. The benefits of saffron are innumerable and i have written about this time and time again. I … Continue reading

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