14 décembre 2007

Bombay Potatoes

Bombay AlooIngredients3 potatoes 2 onions (chopped)2 tomatoes (chopped)1 tsp tomato purée (optional)1 tsp musturd seeds1 tsp urud dal1/2 tsp chilli powder1/4 tsp turmeric powder1 tsp cumin seeds1/2 tsp garam masalaCoriander leaves Salt to tasteMethodHeat oil in a pan. Splutter musturd seeds.Add urud dal & fry .Fry chopped onions till light golden brown.Add chilli powder, tumeric powder & salt.Fry for a while & add chopped tomatoes+ puree.Add potatoes, cumin seeds & water .Simmer for 15mn , until the potatoes are... [Lire la suite]
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11 décembre 2007

Avocado Delight - Creme de abacate

Avocado DelightIngredients 1 ripe avocado 1 tbsp lime juice2 tbsp sugar1/2 tsp cardomom powder or a dash of rumMethodScoop out the flesh of avocado & blend in a food processor.Drizzle with lime juice to avoid browning. . Add sugar, cardomom powder & mix well.Avocado delight is a nourishing dessert  for kids.Adults can use a dash of rum.
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09 décembre 2007

Miss France 2008

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07 décembre 2007

Pepper Sardine

Pepper Sardine Ingredients 500 g sardine / 3 canned sardines in tomato sauce1/2 tsp musturd 1/4 tsp fenugreek seeds2 cloves of garlicA small piece of ginger1 onion (chopped)2 tomatoes(chopped)1 tsp Kashmir chilli powder1/2 tsp turmeric powder1/ 2 tsp black pepper powder1/2 tsp cumin powderTamarind (lemon size)Curry leavesSalt to tasteMethodIn a bowl of water soak tamarind & keep aside.Marinate fish with chili -tumeric & salt & keep aside.Heat oil & splutter musturd seeds & fenugreek seeds.Then fry chopped onions... [Lire la suite]
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01 décembre 2007

Champs Elysée

Champs Elysée The Champs-Élysées were originally fields. In 1616 Marie de Médicis( second wife of  Henri IV) decided to put a long tree lined pathway .In 1667, Le Notre extended it upto the Tuileries.  In 1724, the avenue was extended up to Chaillot hill ( site of Arc de Triomph). Later Champs-Elysees became a very fashionable place where  Queen Marie Antoinette ( Wife of Louis XVI ) used to stroll with her friends.Today Champs-Élysées( one mile by 235 feet wide stretch )  is   one of the famous... [Lire la suite]
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28 novembre 2007


Chickpea Stir FryIngredients500g Chick peas / canned garbanzo beans 2 onions (chopped)2 tbsp grated coconut / dessicated coconut1 tsp musturd seeds1 dried chilli1/2 tsp chilli powder1/4 tsp turmeric powder1/2 tsp cumin powderCurry leaves Salt to tasteMethodSoak chick peas overnight & pressure cook it.If you are using canned chickpeas, remove the decant water.Heat oil in a pan. Splutter musturd seeds.Add curry leaves a red chilli.Fry chopped onions till light golden brown.Add chilli powder, tumeric powder,coconut & salt.Add... [Lire la suite]
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28 novembre 2007

Bollywood - Kyon Ki

Film :Kyon Ki(2005) Actors :Salman Khan, Kareena Kapoor & Rimi SenSong : Dil ke badle
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23 novembre 2007

Norwegian Apple Cake

Norwegian Apple Cake Ingredients100g butter10dl liquid cream (15%)200g sugar180g flour 2 eggs3 tsp baking powdera pinch of saltfor topping2 apples (peel,core & cut into thin slices)25g sugar1 tsp cinnamon powderRaisins & chopped walnuts (optional)MethodPreheat the oven to 200°C.Cream together the butter, sugar & salt .Add beaten eggs.Sieve the flour and baking powder together and fold into the cake mixture.Heat first two ingredients on medium heat & add to the mixture. Pour the batter into the greased cake pan.... [Lire la suite]
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16 novembre 2007

Moroccan Fassoulia

Fassoulia       Ingredients500 g french beans (chopped)2 tomatoes (chopped)2 onions (chopped)2 tbsp olive oil1/2 tsp salt1/4 tsp turmeric powder1/2 tsp chilli powder1/2 tsp cumin powderCurry leavesMethodHeat oil in a pan.Fry onions till light golden brown .Add chopped beans & fry again.Fry for 5 min.Add salt,chilli powder & turmeric powder.Add  choped tomatoes & some water.Cook for about 8 min.Garnish with cumin powder & curry leaves. Serve with rice.
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13 novembre 2007


Pizza-ParathaIngredients 500 g flour250 ml water1 tsp saltOil /gheeFor filling2 tbsp tomato purée1 tbsp olive oil1/2 tsp cumin powder1/2 tsp salt1 greenchilli (chopped)Basil leaves (chopped)MethodMix first three ingredients & knead well.Cover the bowl with a damp cloth & keep aside for 1 hour.Mix the ingredients of the filling & keep aside. Spray some more flour & knead it again .Make evenly sized balls. Take a lemon sized ball & flatten it using a roller.Leave 2/3 cm border & spread uniformly the tomato... [Lire la suite]
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