25 février 2007

Scottish Pancakes - Pikelets

PikeletsIngredients200g flour (Type 45)4 tbsp sugar30g melted butterAn egga pinch of salt210ml milk1 tsp vanilla essenceMethodIn a bowl , whisk together egg +milk+sugar +salt.Sift flour with baking powder. Pour the egg mixture & butter to flour & mix thoroughly  (without any lumps).Keep aside for half an hour.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.
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23 février 2007

Indian Music Video - Veera Zaara.

Shah Rukh Khan et Preity ZintaVidéo envoyée par catalanforever Film: Veer Zaara Actors : Shah Rukh Khan & Preity Zinta
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20 février 2007

Noodles...

Chinese Noodles with Chicken Curry IngredientsNoodles500g chicken breast1 tbsp tomato purée1 onion1 tsp ginger-garlic paste2 green chilliesSoya sproutsA handfull of spanish beans (chopped)Salt to tasteOil for fryingCoriander leavesMethodBoil noodles in unsalted water over medium heat.If done ,drain & rinse with cold water. Toss noodles with some butter / oil  & keep aside.Fry onions till light golden brown.Add chopped beans & fry again.Then add chillies & ginger- garlic paste.Add tomato purée & chicken.Add... [Lire la suite]
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18 février 2007

Chinese New Year ..

2007 is Year of PigAccording to Chinese Astrology,those born in the following years 1911,1923,1935,1947,1959,1971,1983,1995,2007  are 
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14 février 2007

Bollywood Classics- Guide

Guide - Gata Rahe Mera Dilenvoyé par hazel43628 Movie : Guide Actors : Dev Anand & Waheeda RehmanSong : Gata Rahe Mera Dil Singer(s) : Kishore Kumar & Lata Mangeshkar
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14 février 2007

Pink Cookies for Happy Valentine's day

C'est la Saint Valentin, Fête des Amoureux Pink Cookies Ladoo  Ingredients10 Pink biscuits of Reims50g butter50g icing sugarAn egg yolk1 tbsp milk1/2 tsp cinnamon powder Method Blend the biscuits into fine powder.Add egg yolk, milk, icing sugar & keep aside.Melt butter & add cinnamon powder.Pour & gently mix with the other ingredients.Make small balls & roll it on icing sugar.  Crunchy pink biscuits  is the the speciality of Reims, capital of the Champagne Region.French dip these rectangular... [Lire la suite]

09 février 2007

Gâteau Ardéchois

Ardèche cake Ingredients 200g unsweetened chestnut purée100g butter100g sugar(If using sweetened purée add 25g sugar)100g flour2 eggsa pinch of salt2 tsp baking powder2 tbsp rum / 1 tsp vanilla essenceAdd raisins/ walnuts if needed.Method Preheat the oven to 180°C.Cream together the butter, sugar, purée & salt on medium speed with a paddle attachment.Add beaten eggs.Sieve the flour and baking powder together and fold into the cake mixture.Add essence/ rum .Pour the batter into the greased cake pan and place in the... [Lire la suite]
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05 février 2007

Basilique Notre Dame de la Garde - Marseille.

Basilique Notre Dame de la Garde - Marseille, France This Romano-Byzantine-style church is situated on the top of Garde hill - highest point in Marseille. (154 m)  From the top, one can get a spectacular views around Marseille.The gliterring bronze statue of the Virgin & Child is seen far from the sea & is a landmark for sailors.Marseillais believes that they are protected by their "Bonne Mère" - Lady of the Guard .For Chandeleur, Marseillais buy Navettes blessed by their  "Bonne... [Lire la suite]
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01 février 2007

Leek Stir Fry

Leek Stir FryIngredients 4 leeks thinly sliced2 onions (chopped)1/2 tsp musturd seeds1/4 tsp turmeric powder1/2 tsp chilli powder2 tbsp waterSalt to tasteOil for fryingCurry leavesMethodHeat oil in a pan. Splutter musturd seeds & curry leaves.Add chopped onions & fry till light golden brown.Add chilli powder, tumeric powder & salt.They add leek & stir fry for 5 min.Cover & cook for 2 min, with 2 tbsp water.Garnish with curry leaves & serve with rice.
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30 janvier 2007

Romarin /Rosemary

Rosemary (Rosmarinus officinalis) My Rosemary in full bloom.  It's a symbol of remembrance & friendship.Rosemary branches are used in bridal wreaths which symbolises love & fidelity.They are widely used in Mediterranean & French cuisine.
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