26 septembre 2006

Rose milk

Rose milk / Falooda Ingredients500 ml milk125 g rose almond paste 1 tsp rose essenceAn apple (scraped)MethodBoil milk & add almond paste.Stir continuosly.Add rose essence & apple. If needed add some sugar. Chill & serve.This is an excellent nourishing drink for kids.
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26 septembre 2006

Vegetable Pilaf.

Vegetable Pulao   IngredientsA small piece of ginger2 green chillies2 garlic clovesCarrots,beans,peas,cauliflowers & potatoesAn onion chopped50 g butter1 Cinnamon stickCoriander leaves1 tsp garam masala========================4 cups Basmati rice6 cups water1 tsp salt1 cinnamon stick3 cardomom pods1 star anise1 bay leaf3 cloves.2 tbsp ghee / oil MethodBlend first three ingredients( green masala) & keep aside.Heat butter in a sauce pan. Add cinnamon.Add chopped onions & fry till translucent.Then add the green masala... [Lire la suite]
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20 septembre 2006

Fried Okra's

Okra FryIngredients250g Okra2 onions(chopped)1/2 tsp chilli powder1/4 tsp turmeric powderCurry leavessalt to taste2 tbsp veg oilMethodWash & completely dry the okra's.Cut them into rings.(Even the knife must be dried.)Heat a nonstick pan with 2 tbsp oil.Fry onions until light golden brown.Add okra  & fry occassionely.Add salt, turmeric powder & chilli powder.Stir & add 2 tbsp water.Cover & cook on low fire for 10 min.Garnish with curry leaves & serve with rice.
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19 septembre 2006

L'aquarium du Trocadero. Palais de la Porte Dorée

Aquarium Tropical, Palais de la Porte Dorée This aquarium is situated in the  XIIème arronsement of Paris.                                              
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18 septembre 2006

Jardin d'Orchidée - Luxembourg

  Orchid Collection of the French Senate                   
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16 septembre 2006

French Senate

Open heritage days in France /Journees du PatrimoineOn these days most of the government buildings, museums & castles are opened to public.French Senate The two chambers of the French Parliament are the National Assembly & the Senate. The Luxembourg Palace houses the French Senate. The Speaker is the head of the Senate & he's elected for 3 years. It's he who presides the debate. The Senate Speaker is the second important figure in French Republic. When the post of thePresident of the Republic is vacant... [Lire la suite]
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15 septembre 2006

Ulli Vada

Ulli Vada Ingredients4 finely sliced onions1 tsp chilli powder1 egg1 tsp ginger paste / chopped ginger1 tsp salt3 tbsp gram flourcurry leaves / coriander leaves ( chopped)Oil for fryingMethodMix first five ingredients & keep aside for some time.Add the gram flour & mix.If the batter is thick add some water.Keep aside for 15 min. Heat oil in a  frying pan.Pour 1 tbsp full of the batter. U can prepare 4/5 vada's  at the same time . Cook both sides of the vada until golden brown.Remove using a slotted spoon & drain... [Lire la suite]
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14 septembre 2006

Le Palais Longchamp - Marseille.

Le Palais Longchamp / Longchamps Palace (1862-69) In XIX th century, Marseille town experienced water shortage .So the civil engineers of Ponts et chaussées (Prestigious college of Civil Engineering- Paris) constructed  a new canal from the Durance river to Marseille. To celebrate this event, Henri Espérandieu constructed this luxury palace. Now the left wing of the palace houses the Fine Arts Museum & the right wing the Natural History Museum. Behind this palace there's a garden from where we can get a view of the... [Lire la suite]
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12 septembre 2006

Mango milk shake

  Mango milk shakeIngredients2 mangoes ( peel & cut in chunks)500 ml... [Lire la suite]
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10 septembre 2006

Marseille

La Baie des Singes - Marseille
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