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Lamb staple in our home!

Lamb staple in our home!

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 … Continue reading

Lovely, aromatic and very moist!

Lovely, aromatic and very moist!

I didn’t want to attend a dinner party empty handed last night and was very keen to challenge myself at baking my first ever vegan cake for the hosts! So, to accompany the delicious vegan dinner, I made this lovely, aromatic and very moist cake. Lemon, Rosemary & Blueberry Vegan Cake The Ingredients For the … Continue reading

Surprisingly Simple!

Surprisingly Simple!

Thanks to FoodWishes.com and unlike Boeuf Bourguignon, this one pot dish is surprisingly simple to make. All you need are the few ingredients in the pot, have it simmered on the stove for less than 2 hours and then, VOILA! You’ve got Beef Merlot!   The Ingredients 2 tablespoon vegetable oil 2.5 pounds beef chuck roast, … Continue reading

Kicked it up a notch!

Kicked it up a notch!

So, it turns out, my recipe yesterday was rather Indian inspired and tastes somewhat like Tandoori. Since I had leftovers, I decided to give it a more Tandoori blend. I kicked it up a notch with a few more ingredients and made a main meal out of it! I’ve also learnt from a Keralan friend … Continue reading

Brain, chicken or what?

Brain, chicken or what?

The first time I made this, I got many different reactions from brain, chicken or ‘What is that?’ Well, it is actually cauliflower! I stumbled upon a recipe that looked so simple and interesting and gave it a shot! The result was divine even with my tiny spin on the original recipe. If you don’t … Continue reading

A Kind Of Migas!

A Kind Of Migas!

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 … Continue reading

Done In Minutes!

Done In Minutes!

Over the weekend, a friend was visiting from Singapore and I thought, “Why not make dinner instead of going out?” So, I decided to whip up something easy to include dessert. Thanks to the internet, I found this super-easy-to-make recipe, and got this done in minutes! Well, minutes to make but hours later to eat! … Continue reading

Healthier and Light!

Healthier and Light!

It has been for days now since we’ve had chicken or lots of vegetables. So, today, I am going to post something a little healthier and light instead. Red Cabbage Salad with Basil and Shredded Poached Chicken Breast with an Asian Inspired Dressing The Ingredients For Poached Chicken 3 large scallion, using white parts only, … Continue reading

Delicious and Comforting!

Delicious and Comforting!

Lately, we’ve been eating a lot of chicken because we need to cut down on having red meat. Therefore, I need to figure out different ways to serve it so we will not get bored of eating chicken. Since I now have access to Poblano Chile, I thought, “Why not cook something with it?” Today’s … Continue reading

They are sooooo good!!!!

They are sooooo good!!!!

I have noticed of late that I have been fancying or craving for a lot of Asian cooking. Honestly, much of it is not so good for my waistline because it either has lots of carbs or are fried. Errr… What utter rubbish am I talking about? There are exceptions! Salads! Anyway, exceptions included I … Continue reading