30 mai 2013

Kroketten - Dutch Croquettes

Spicy Kroketten Ingredients300g minced left over chicken* To make the Roux*2 shallots(chopped)A piece of ginger(chopped) Curry leaves (chopped) A green chilli(chopped) 60g butter60g flour300ml water /stock 2 soup cubesFreshly ground pepperCoriander leaves(chopped)*For Breading* 2 eggs (beaten) 2 tbsp flour 4 tbsp toasted breadcrumbs Salt to taste Oil for frying Method Heat butter in a sauce pan & fry onions +chillies +curry leaves.Add  water along with soup cubes.Add flour & mix with a wooden... [Lire la suite]
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28 mai 2013

Spicy Rieska - Finnish Potato Bread

Rieska Ingredients4 potatoes (mashed)100g whole wheat flour2 tbsp oatsAn egg 40g melted butter    Salt to taste***1 green chilli (chopped)2 shallots (chopped)Chopped curry leaves1 tsp cumin seds MethodBoil the quartered potatoes in salted water until tender (20 mn).Drain & let it cool. Peel , mash it & keep aside. Mix all the ingredients with the wooden spoon. Cover the bowl with a cloth & leave faside for an hour.  Make 6 orange sized dough balls. Preheat oven to 200°C .... [Lire la suite]
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26 mai 2013

Happy Mothers Day

Turnera ulmifolia / Jamaican butter cup/Yellow AlderTurnera ulmifolia  / Butter cup/ White Alder  Two easily grown plants in my Mom's garden. These perennial herbs are propagated by seeds or stem cuttings..Grows on well drained soil & sun. Flowers open at sunrise & fold at dusk. They attracts butterflies & bees.
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24 mai 2013

Erasmus Bridge, Rotterdam

Erasmus Bridge This swan shaped suspension bridge is built over the River Maas to connect the Northern & Southern parts of Rotterdam. The bridge was designed by the Dutch architect Ben Van Berkal & was inaugurated on Sep 4th 1996 by Queen Beatrix of the Netherlands. This 800m long bridge is supported by 139 m steel pylon & 40 cables. On the top there are two sidewalks, two cycle tracks, a tram rail & two roads for vehicles. Today Erasmus Bridge is an icon of Rotterdam & due to it' curve it's... [Lire la suite]
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24 mai 2013

Burgundy Clematis

Burgundy Clematis
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21 mai 2013

Carrot Lentil Curry

Carrot Lentil CurryIngredients 2 tbsp freshly grated coconut1 tsp cumin seeds2 shallots + few curry leaves***4 carrots(chopped)200g horse gram(cooked) An onion(chopped) 2 cloves of garlic(chopped)1 tsp mustard seeds 1 dried chilli 1/2 tsp chilli powder 1/4 tsp turmeric powder 1/2 tsp cumin powder Curry leaves Salt to taste Method Wash & cook lentils. If you are using canned ones, remove the decant water. Peel & thinly slice carrots.Coarsely grind first three ingredients & keep aside.Heat oil in a pan. Splutter... [Lire la suite]
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17 mai 2013

Spicy Aranitas

AranitasIngredientsA green plantain3 cloves of garlic(chopped)An onion(chopped)A green chilli(chopped)1/2 tsp red chilli powder1 tsp cumin seedsSalt to tasteCurry leaves / coriander leaves (chopped)An egg(optional)Oil for fryingMethodPeel & grate the plantain using a medium hole grater;Mix all the other ingredients & & keep aside for some time.Heat oil in a  frying pan.Pour 1 tbsp full of the batter. Cook both sides of the aranitas until golden brown.Remove using a slotted spoon & drain on a kitchen paper.... [Lire la suite]
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17 mai 2013

Jaane Bhi De Frm Ishkq In Paris

Film : Ishkq In Paris (2013)Stars :  Rhehan Malliek & Preity ZintaSong : Jaane Bhi De by  Sonu Nigam & Sunidhi Chauhan.
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15 mai 2013

Ficoïde jaune

Hardy Ice Plant (Yellow)Delosperma cooperi
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15 mai 2013

Pal Payasam

Pal PayasamIngredients1 cup water2 cups milk2 cloves 1 tbsp sugar1 cup brocken white rice grains(washed & drained)1/2 tin sweetened condensed milkA pinch of salt1/4 tsp cardomom powder1 tbsp ghee Raisins & Cashews MethodCook rice with first four ingredients.When ccoked, add condensed milk & stir well.Add a pinch of salt,cardomom powder & remove from fire.Heat ghee in a pan & fry raisins & cahewsDecorate the payasam & serve . Hindus prepare this for all the auspicious... [Lire la suite]
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