09 mai 2012

Strawberry Gariguette

Strawberry GariguetteRed dangling strawberries  from my garden :)) Gariguettes are spring strawberries. They are elongated, sweet,  aromatic &vscarlet colored.
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09 mai 2012

Kori Gassi - Mangalorean Chicken Curry

Kori Gassi  Ingredients1 kg chicken1 tsp salt1 tsp turmeric powder  * dry roast & powder* 1 tbsp coriander powder2 tsp poppy seeds1 tsp fennel seeds 1 tsp kashmir chilli powder 4 cloves 1/2 tsp cumin seeds1/2  tsp musturd seeds1/2 tsp cinnamon powder***1 cup freshly grated coconut  *coarsely grind* 1 onion (chopped)3 garlic cloves A piece of ginger * To Temper*  1 tsp musturd seedsAn onion( chopped) A bay leaf***1 tomato(chopped)Freshly ground pepper Curry leaves 2 carrots(cut in... [Lire la suite]
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03 mai 2012

Masala Pathiri - Malabar Muslim Special

Stuffed NeyypathiriIngredient2 cups roasted rice powder 21/2 cups of luke warm water 1 tsp fennel seeds  1 tsp salt 3 tbsp dessicated coconut / 3 tbsp freshly grated coconut 2 shallots Curry leaves * Fish - Filling * 250g salmon 1/2 tsp chilli powder1/4 tsp turmeric powderSalt to taste***1 tsp ginger-garlic paste 1 green chilli(chopped) 2 onions (chopped) 1 tsp coriander powder 1 tsp chilli powder 1/4 tsp turmeric powder Salt to taste. Coriander leaves. Garam masala. Oil for frying MethodCoarsely grind coconut,... [Lire la suite]
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03 mai 2012

Tum Ho Paas Mere - Rockstar

Movie :  Rockstar (2011) Actors : Ranbir Kapoor & Nargis Fakhri Song : Tum Ho Paas Mere by Mohit Chauhan & Kavita Krishnamurty
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30 avril 2012

Bourriol - Pancakes of Auvergne

Bourriols    Ingredients50cl luke warm milk 50cl water2 tbsp oil1 tsp sugar 15g fresh yeast 300g flour 200g buckwheat four Salt to taste Method Dilute yeast in luke warm milk with  sugar. Keep aside for 10mn. Mix both the flours. Add milk + water & stir well .(without any lumps). Keep aside for 3 hours. Heat a nonstick pan / griddle with little oil. Pour a spoon full of batter. Cook on both sides .   Eat with the topping of your choice. ( Fried Onions, Ham & Cheese )
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27 avril 2012

Puff Puff - Nigerian Doughnuts

Puff  PuffIngredients 500g flour 100g sugar  A pinch of salt An egg (optional)1/2 tsp cardomom powder15g fresh yeast Half cup - luke warm water ***Oil for frying Method Dilute yeast in luke warm water with 1 tsp sugar . Set aside for 15 minuites. Then mix all the ingredients & set aside for an hour. Add cardomom powder & mix well. Heat oil  & pour 1 tsp of the batter. U can prepare 4/5 puff - puffs  at the same time. When golden brown, cook the other side. . Remove using a slotted... [Lire la suite]
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26 avril 2012

Triumphal Arch of Barcelona

Arc de Triomf The Triumphal Arch of Barcelona was the main entrance of the 1888 Universal Exibition. This Neo- Moorish style arch was designed by Josep Vilaseca i Casanovas. This reddish brick arch  was decorated with several stone sculptures. The stone bats symbolises modernism & the 12 angels represents  fame. In the middle there is a crown & below it a stone carving which  represents all the Spanish Provinces.  The front frieze was designed by Josep... [Lire la suite]
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23 avril 2012

Malabar Mutton Biriyani

Mutton BiriyaniIngredients1kg mutton (chopped) 2 bay leaves1 tbsp mutton masala2 green chillies (half slit)Salt to taste +  water* Masala *2 green chillies 4 garlic cloves A piece of ginger 9 mint leaves 1 tbsp coriander powder 2 big tomatoes (sliced) 3 big onions (sliced) 50 g butter / ghee + 1 tbsp oil 1 Cinnamon stick 1 star anise 2 cloves 3 cardomom pods Coriander leaves 1 tsp garam masala Salt to taste * For Rice * 4 cups Basmati rice 4 cups water + 2 cups mutton stock1 tsp salt 1 cinnamon stick 3 cardomom pods 1 star... [Lire la suite]
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19 avril 2012

The Boqueria Market of Barcelona

Mercat de Sant Josep de la Boqueria Barcelona's Bouqueria market is the largest indoor market in Europe.This is located in the busy street of Las Ramblas. This market was started in 1217 to sell meat. Later they started selling pigs and was popularly known as Mercat Bornet. Then it was renamed as Mercat de la Palla. The expansion began in 1840 under the guidance of the architect Mas Vilà & was inaugurated in 1853. The metal roof was constructed in 1914. Now this colorful & exciting market is... [Lire la suite]
17 avril 2012

Tamilnadu Potato Fritters

Potato Vada   Ingredients3 medium sized potatoes An egg  1 tsp chilli powder 1/4 tsp hing1 tsp cumin seeds Salt to taste 5 tbsp gram flour 3 tbsp rice flour Chopped curry leavesOil for frying Method Peel,wash & slice potatoes into 2 cm thickness. Beat an egg with chopped curryleaves. Add both the flours (gram + rice) & mix well. If the batter is thick add some water. Keep aside for 15 min. Add chilli powder, hing & cumin seeds. Then add sliced potatoes. Heat oil in a  frying pan. Dip sliced... [Lire la suite]
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