06 avril 2009

Chocolate - Beet Cake

Chocolate - Beet CakeIngredients200g butter170g sugar200g flour200g dark chocolate200g beetroot (cooked & mashed) 3 eggs2 tsp baking powdera pinch of salt1 tsp cinnamon powderAlmonds/walnuts (optional)MethodPreheat the oven to 180°C.Break the chocolate bar & add 2 tbsp water.Melt in microwave oven 2 mn.Add butter & mix well.In another bowl beat eggs & sugar.Sieve the flour and baking powder together and fold into the cake mixture.Add chocolate butter mixture & mix well.Add mashed beet,  & cinnamon... [Lire la suite]
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03 avril 2009

Steamed Rice Rotti / Spicy Orotti - Kerala Special

Spicy Orotti     Ingredients2 cups roasted rice powder 21/2 cups of luke warm water1 tsp fennel seeds1 green chilli1 tsp saltA piece of ginger2 tbsp dessicated coconut / 2 tbsp grated coconut2 shallotsCurry leavesMethod Coarsely grind coconut, chilli, shallots, ginger, curry leaves & fennel seeds in a blender.  Add salt & blended mixture to the rice powder.Mix with water to get a stiff dough.Keep aside for one hour.Take a lemon sized dough ball on ur left palm.Dip ur right hand in water & flatten the... [Lire la suite]
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01 avril 2009

Strawberry Fool on All Fool's Day

Strawberry Fool Ingredients250 g strawberries50g icing sugar20g sugar125g cream125g greek yogurtFew mint leavesMethod Wash, drain & hull strawberries .Reserve a few berries for decoration & chop others.Sprinkle icing sugar over them & macerate for half an hour.Mash it using potato masher & keep aside.(not a blender)Whip the cream with sugar, until it's stiff.Fold in yogurt & strawberry puree. Spoon the mixture into glasses & chill for an hour.Decorate with sliced strawberries  & mint leaves. ... [Lire la suite]
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30 mars 2009

Bollywood Classics - Tere Ghar ke Samne

Movie : Tere Ghar ke Samne (1963)Actors : Dev Anand & NutanSong : Tere Ghar Ke Samne by Rafi & Lata
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27 mars 2009

Scallops Coconut Curry

Scallops Coconut Curry Ingredients 500 g frozen scallops1 tsp salt1/2 tsp red chilli powder1/4 tsp turmeric powder***1 cinnamon stick2 cloves2 big onions (sliced)2 big tomatoes (sliced)2 chillies (half slit)2 cloves of garlic(chopped)2 tsp chopped ginger1 cup coconut milk Curry leaves / Coriander leavesSalt to tasteOil for frying   Method Thaw  frozen scallops by running coldwater over them. Then blot dry with kitchen paper.Marinate them with tumeric,chilli & salt & keep aside.Heat oil in a pan & fry... [Lire la suite]
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24 mars 2009

Ricotta Cake topped with Walnuts

Ricotta Cake Ingredients 250g Ricotta Cheese150g flour150g sugar2 egg whites1/2  tsp nutmeg powder50g butter2 tsp baking powderA pinch of saltTopping70g chopped walnutschopped dates + raisins (optional)50g butter2 egg yolks2 tbsp milk1 tsp cinnamon powder MethodPreheat the oven to 180°C.Cream together the butter, sugar , salt & cheese .Sieve the flour and baking powder together and fold into the cake mixture.Add beaten egg whites.If the batter is thick add some milk.Pour the batter into the greased cake pan & cook... [Lire la suite]
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20 mars 2009

Bollywood - Yuvvraaj (Tu Muskura)

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18 mars 2009

Crazy Creek Water Falls, Malakwa, British Columbia.

Crazy Creek Waterfalls Crazy Creek Waterfalls is located in the midway between Sicamous & Revelstoke.  Raised timber boardwalks leads to a 240 ft suspension bridge across the canyon.
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16 mars 2009

Oriental Prawn Pancakes

Oriental Prawn PancakesIngredients175 g flour (Type 45)2 eggs (beaten)1tsp salt2tbsp olive oil300ml milk***Prawn Filling250 tiger prawns ( fresh/frozen)1 tbsp tomato puree1 tsp ginger + garlic paste1/2 tsp red chilli powder1/4 tsp turmeric powderCurry leavesOil for fryingMethodMix first four ingredients (without any lumps) in a bowl .Add milk & stir again. Keep aside for half an hour.If the batter is thick, add some more milk. Heat a nonstick pan / griddle with little oil. Pour a spoon full of batter & spread it.  (in a... [Lire la suite]
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13 mars 2009

West Edmonton Mall, Alberta, Canada

West Edmonton MallWest Edmonton Mall is the world's largest shopping & entertainment complex started in 1981 by two Iranian brothers . The complex as a whole is 500,000m2 . The main attractions are Galaxyland, Water Park, Sea Life Cavern, Pirate Ship, Ice Palace, Bungee Jump tower &  two Golf Courses.There are 800 stores & a Chinatown . Replica of Santa Maria- a ship of ColombusWorld's largest Indoor Wave Pool
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