Category Archives: Spices

SPICY DAAL (LENTILS)

Daal or lentils are a staple food for many vegetarians being a great source of protein plus a somewhat comfort food. It is also a side dish. I like to make daal as its easy, and I always have left … Continue reading

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PRAWN/ FISH PULLAO BY KUMAR SADHWANI

Another great recipe from Kumar Sadhwani whos a great foodie! He loves to cook and share his lovely recipes with all of us đŸ™‚ Thank you so much Kumar for this excellent pullao. I am sure many will love to … 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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SPICY FRIED POTATOES

If you love fried potatoes then this is definitely going to be on your table very often. These spicy fried potatoes make an excellent side dish to almost everything ! Snack on them… eat them as a side dish… or … Continue reading

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SPANISH STYLE KABABS (PINCHOS)

  Today lets have a spanish tapa! “Pinchos” are pieces of skwered meat which is marinated in a “pincho” spice whos main ingredient is paprika. These pinchos are then grilled and served to you as a “tapa” which means snack. … Continue reading

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SPINACH PULLAO

My vegetarian followers are going to love me (hahah …giggles…just kidding). Actually its a challenge for me to create vegetarian food in my non vegetarian loving home! I had a house guest who was pure vegetarian and it was quite … Continue reading

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CHICKEN OR PRAWN CURRY ALA KUMAR

This recipe has been sent to me by Kumar Sadhwani. He made this curry the way his dear mother used to make it and has served it with noodles for a change. Thank you Kumar for taking the trouble and … Continue reading

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SHAMMI KABAB

Shammi Kabab is the lesser popular kabab compared to sheekh kabab which is world famous. This used to be our sunday dinner when i used to live in HongKong and one of my fathers favourite dishes.  I like these kababs … Continue reading

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KERALA SPICY FRIED CHICKEN

This is a nice n spicy fried chicken without a coating. It is easy to make and goes well with a nice soupy daal or a vegetable gravy. The chicken can be marinated a day in advance and just fried. … Continue reading

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GARAM MASALA ALTERNATIVE

I am often told by many that “garam masala” is too strong and causes them indigestion and heart burn. I am very choosy about the garam masala i use to flavour my dishes and just have a few ready made … Continue reading

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