08 juin 2015

Polish Poppy Seed Cake

Poppy Seed Cake  Ingredients200g flour 200g corn flour200g butter150g sugar A pinch of salt5 eggs 80g black poppy seeds2 tsp baking powder1 tsp vanilla essence Method Preheat oven to 180°C. In a bowl beat eggs.Cream together the butter, sugar & salt .Add beaten egg & mix well.Sieve the flour and baking powder together and fold into the cake mixture.  Mix well & pour the batter into the greased cake pan. Bake for 35- 40mn until risen & golden-brown.Serve with tea.
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08 juin 2015

Capucine

Nasturtium (Tropaeolum majus) Garden Nasturtiums / Indian cress is an annual plant with rounded leaves & bright orange/yellow flowers. All parts of this plant are edible.  This flower reminds me of the famous French circle dance song "Dansons la capucine "Dansons la capucineY'a pas de pain chez nousY' en a chez la voisineMais ce n'est pas pour nousYou!!!Dansons la capucineY a pas de vin chez nousY en a chez la voisineMais ce n'est pas pour nousYou!!!Dansons la capucineY'a pas de feu chez nousY'en a chez la... [Lire la suite]
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04 juin 2015

Bread Bonda

Bread Bonda Ingredients4 medium size potatoes (Quartered)2  onions (thinly sliced)2 green chillies (half slit)A piece of ginger (chopped)2 carrots (chopped)A handfull of green peas (optional)1/4 tsp turmeric powder1 tsp musturd seeds1 tsp urud dal seedsCurry leaves / coriander leavesSalt to taste****2 egg whites (beaten)Salt & PepperSlices of breadOil for fryingMethod Boil the quartered potatoes in salted water until tender (20 mn).Drain & let it cool. Peel , mash it & keep aside.Use a chopper for carrots &... [Lire la suite]
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04 juin 2015

Humnava Frm Hamari Adhuri Kahani

Movie : Hamari Adhuri Kahani  (2015)Actors :  Emraan & Vidya   Song : Humnava   by   Papon
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01 juin 2015

Egg Yolk Cake

Egg Yolk Cake Ingredients4 egg yolksAn egg250g sugar250g flour100g thick cream100g butter    A pinch of salt  2 tsp baking powder 1 tsp vanilla powder 2 tbsp rum MethodPreheat the oven to 180°C. Beat egg yolks & an egg with sugar.Add cream to the beaten eggs & mix.  Melt butter in a microwave oven. Mix it with vanilla powder. Sieve the flour and baking powder together and fold into the cake mixture.At last add rum & mix well. Pour the batter into the greased cake pan.  Bake... [Lire la suite]
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01 juin 2015

Dil Dhadakne Do Frm 'Pehli Baar'

Movie : 'Pehli Baar' (2015)Actors :  Ranveer Singh & Anushka Sharma   Song : Dil Dhadakne Do  by  Sukriti Kakkar & Siddharth Mahadevan 
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31 mai 2015

Cat Tails from Mom's Garden.

Cat Tail (Acalypha hispida) Dwarf Cat Tail (Acalypha hispaniole)
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28 mai 2015

Thepla - Gujarathi Paratha

Thepla  Ingredients250g flour250g gram flour125g curd1 cup fresh fenugreek leaves(chopped)1 tsp red chilli powder1 tsp coriander powder1 tsp ginger+ garlic pasteSalt to taste1tsp cumin seedsFew coriander leaves (chopped)  Oil for frying Method  Mix all the other ingredients in a bowl. Add some water if it is a thick dough.Cover the bowl with a damp cloth & keep aside for an hour. Make evenly sized balls. Take a lemon sized ball & flatten it using a roller. Heat non stick pan . Spread oil on... [Lire la suite]
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25 mai 2015

La Gâche Vendéenne - Vendéenne Bun

Gâche Vendéenne Ingredients 350g flour10g fresh yeast50 ml luke warm  milk40g sugar7 g vanilla flavoured sugar (sucre vanillé)50g butter2 tsp orange essenceA pinch of saltAn eggFor glazeAn egg (beaten)1 tbsp milkMethodPreheat oven to 180°.Dilute yeast in luke warm milk.Mix all the other ingredients & knead for 10mnCover & keep the dough aside for an hour. Make two balls in oval shape.Arrange them on a greased baking tray with enough space between them.Slighly cut in the middle using a knife &... [Lire la suite]
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22 mai 2015

Del Maluwa - Srilankan Bread Fruit Curry

Bread Fruit Curry Ingredients Half of a bread fruit ( peel &chopped) 1/2 tsp chilli powder 1/4 tsp turmeric powderSalt to taste**An onion (sliced)1 chilli (half slit)1 cinnamon stick2 cloves1 pandan leaf (optional)A piece of ginger (chopped)2 cloves of garlic (chopped)1 tbsp coriander powder***1 cup coconut milk / liquid creamGarnishing1 tbsp ghee1 shallot( finely sliced)1 tsp pepper powdercurry leaves MethodWash, peel & chop bread fruit.Marinate them with salt, turmeric & chilli powder.Heat oil in a pan... [Lire la suite]