Whilst living in Bangalore years ago, I learned how to make one of my favorite chutneys from Sheela. Then, I bought and fell in love with the pressure cooker thanks to her too! The combination of the two things I love has led me to create this lamb staple in our home! Mint Chutney Lamb Stew The Ingredients For the mint chutney 200 g Greek … Continue reading Lamb staple in our home!
Last Sunday, I was not in the mood to cook but wanted to make something simple yet hearty. Luckily, I have these basic ingredients in my refrigerator at all times to whip up yummiliciousness! I call them basic because I normally have leftover rice to make fried rice, homemade marinara sauce whenever I feel like having pasta marinara without the hassle of making it (when … Continue reading Whip Up Yummiliciousness!
When I was younger, I used to make this dish scrambled style so it stays rather wet and best had while it’s HOT! This time, I decided to make what I think is a kind of Migas (though my version of it) into a type of fritatta. I call it Mi-Frita-gas! The Ingredients 2 tablespoon vegetable oil 1/2 medium onion (any kind), sliced 3 small … Continue reading A Kind Of Migas!
We had a wonderful weekend with friends but by Sunday, I wanted to do the absolute minimum in the kitchen. So, I dashed off to the supermarket and bought a few ready made items to put together a cheat yet hearty meal perfect for a very lazy Sunday. Chicken Tortilla Pie. The Ingredients 12 corn tortillas (6-inch), toasted 2 cups cooked, shredded dark-meat chicken (legs … Continue reading Perfect for a very lazy Sunday!
For the longest time and ever since my trip to Melbourne in January after dining at the fantabulous Cumulus Inc, I wanted to create something different and play with flavors. However, that clearly has yet to happen. Instead, I recall the delicious crepes we had every morning for breakfast in Bali whilst staying at a fabulous villa in Umalas. So, off I go trotting about … Continue reading Something different!
It was a very lazy day for me today and so for dinner tonight, I made a very light and easy to put together, Greek Salad! The Ingredients 1/4 cup Olive oil 1 tablespoon Red wine vinegar 1 clove garlic, minced Salt and pepper to taste 2 medium cucumbers 4 medium tomatoes 1 small onion, quartered and sliced 1/2 cup kalamata olives 125 g feta … Continue reading Lazy made healthy!
Nuff said! This dish was so yummilicious that we devoured the entire portion for 4 just between the two of us! Greedy? Perhaps. But most definitely, divine! Presenting… Moussaka! The Ingredients 500 g large eggplant, sliced lengthwise into 1/4 inch thick slices Olive oil 1 large red onion, finely chopped 2 tablespoons parsley, roughly chopped 1 clove garlic, minced 500 g minced beef 3/4 teaspoon ground … Continue reading Greek Divine!
Thanks to Sheela, I have been introduced to cooking in a pressure cooker! Boy, does it make one’s life so much easier to prepare simple dinners! One of them I am about to share with you is Lamb Stew with Whole Roasted Tomatoes. *Note: You’re getting 2 recipes in one posting today! The Ingredients Whole Roasted Tomatoes 1 kg tomatoes Extra virgin olive oil Fresh … Continue reading Pressure Cooking: New to me!