07 juin 2019

Shorshe Maach - Bengali Fish Curry

Shorshe Maach  Ingredients2 plaice (carrelet) 1 tsp red chilli powder1/2 tsp  turmeric powderSalt to taste***A bay leaf1/2 tsp kalonji seeds2 black cardomom pods (crushed)2 clovesA piece of cinnamon*** A big onion(chopped) 2 green chillies (half slit)2 garlic cloves (chopped & crushed)A piece of ginger (chopped & crushed) 1/2 tsp red chilli powder1/4 tsp  turmeric powder1 tbsp mustard paste (Dijon)A big tomato (blend) Mustard oil for frying / any other vegetable oil1/2 tsp cumin... [Lire la suite]
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05 juin 2019

Gavhache Ghavan - Maharashtrain Pancake

Gavhache Ghavan Ingredients125g flour (Type 45)4tbsp gram flour3 tbsp semolina1/2 tsp turmeric powder1 tsp cumin seeds250 ml luke warm water2 green chillies (cut in coins)Coriander leaves (chopped)Salt to taste Water MethodMix the first five ingredients in a bowl. Add water to the batter to get a semi liquid stage. Keep aside for a n hour.***Heat a nonstick pan / griddle with little oil. Pour a ladle of batter & swirl it.Dribble some oil over the pancake.Flip & cook the other side Serve hot with chutney /... [Lire la suite]
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03 juin 2019

Masoor Dal Vada - Red Split Lentils

Masoor Dal Vada Ingredients1 cup red split lentils (Masoor dal)2 green chillies (chopped)A piece of ginger (chopped)2 garlic cloves (chopped)1 tsp cumin seeds***2 onions (chopped)Coriander leaves ( chopped)An egg (optional)A pinch of Asafoetida Powder (Hing)Salt to tasteOil for fryingMethodSoak dal in water for five hours.Drain it & leave aside to dry.Coarsely grind dal with first four ingredients in a blender.Add chopped onions, egg, salt,  hing & chopped coriander leaves.Mix well & fry immediatelyHeat oil in... [Lire la suite]
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03 juin 2019

Stonecrop - Sedum brevifolium

Stonecrop - Sedum brevifolium  
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31 mai 2019

Vendakka Coconut Curry - Kerala Special

Vendakka Coconut Curry Ingredients1 cup freshly grated coconut1/2 tsp cumin seeds3 shallots2  garlic clovesFew curry leaves***250g lady's finger / Okra1 big onion (chopped)2 big tomatoes (chopped)2 green chillies(half slit)A piece of ginger (chopped)1/2 tsp red chilli powder1/4 tsp turmeric powder @ Temper1 tsp mustard seeds1/4 tsp fenugreek seeds2 shallots(thinly sliced)A dried red chilliCurry leavesMethod Blend the first five ingredients to a fine paste. Heat oil in a pan & fry chopped onions to light golden... [Lire la suite]
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31 mai 2019

Mixed hibiscus

Mixed Hibiscus  
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29 mai 2019

Tomato Kara Chutney - Tamilnadu Special

Tomato Chutney Ingredients1 tsp oil 1 tbsp urud dal (black gram)1 tbsp pottu-kadala (Channa dal )1 tbsp dessicated coconut (optional)3 black pepper corns2 tsp red chilli powder***Tamarind - a berry size5 shallots2 tomatoes3 garlic cloves A string of curry leavesSalt to tasteOil for frying@ Temper1/2 tsp musturd seeds1/2 tsp urad dal seedsA pinch of hing (Asafoedita)1 dried chilliFew curry leavesMethodHeat oil in a sauce pan & fry first two ingredients.When light golden brown, remove from fire & add red chilli powder.Cool... [Lire la suite]
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26 mai 2019

Triple Layered Jasmin - Rarest Jasmine in my Mom's Gaden

Triple Layered Jasmin (Jasminium sambac Mali Chat)  
24 mai 2019

Mas-Baiy - Maldivian Tuna Rice

Mas-Baiy Ingredients 2 tbsp oil2 pieces of pandan leaf (optional)2 cloves2 cardomomsA piece of cinnamon5 black pepper corns ***1/2 tsp red chilli powder1/2 tsp turmeric powder 1scotch bonnet pepper (asura parangi) 2 garlic cloves (chopped)2 onions (chopped)300g canned tuna1/2 tsp cumin powder1 cup coconut milkCurry leavesSalt to taste*Rice*4 cups Basmati rice6 cups water1 stock cube1 Cinnamon stick 3 cardomom pods 1 star anise 3 cloves 2 tbsp olive oil Chopped coriander leaves MethodHeat the oil in a... [Lire la suite]
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24 mai 2019

Golden Creeping Jenny Revived !

Golden Creeping Jenny 
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