07 juillet 2014

Lorrain Cake

Gateau Lorrain  Ingredients4 egg whites90g flour80g butter165g sugarIcing sugarMethodPreheat the oven to 180°C.Butter the cake tin , sprinkle sugar & keep in the refrigerator. Melt butter in a microwave oven & set aside to cool.Mix 80g sugar with flour.Beat egg whites by adding sugar (85g) little by little.Add the beaten eggs to flour +sugar & mix  with a spatule.Add the melted butter, mix & pour the batter into the greased cake pan. Bake until a toothpick inserted into the middle of the cake comes... [Lire la suite]
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07 juillet 2014

Mexican Coriander

Mexican Coriander( Eryngium foetidum)
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04 juillet 2014

Discoveries Monument, Lisbon.

Discoveries Monument The Discoveries Monument was first built for the 1940 World Exibition. It was demolished & the same was rebuilt in 1960 for the 500th death anniversary of Henry the Navigator. This majestic monument is erected at the Marina of Belém, where Vasco da Gama embarked after his voyage to India (1847). In 1893, Christopher Colombus also  anchored  here on his way back home after his discovery of America.This 171ft monument, shaped like a ship's prow is made of cement and rose colored stone. The... [Lire la suite]
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02 juillet 2014

Malabar Beef Curry

Malabar Beef Curry Ingredients1 kg beef(cut in cubes) 1 tsp salt 1 tsp red chilli powder1/2 tsp turmeric powder*** 1 cup freshly grated coconut1 tsp fennel seeds***  A star anise 4 cardomom pods 3 cloves A cinnamon stick A bay leaf2 shallots + 2 onions (sliced) 4 garlic cloves + A piece of ginger (paste)2 tomatoes(sliced)A green chilli (half slit)1 tbsp coriander powder1/2 tsp red chilli powder1/4 tsp turmeric owderOil for frying Salt to tasteGaram masalaCoriander leaves Method Marinate beef with first three... [Lire la suite]
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02 juillet 2014

Mausam Pyar Ka Frm Sitamgar

Movie :  Sitamgar (1985)Actors : Rishi Kapoor &  Poonam Dhillon  Song : Mausam Pyar Ka By Kishore Kumar & Asha
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30 juin 2014

Congolais - Coconut Cookies

Congolais  Ingredients( 8 cookies) 2 egg whites15g butter(melted)100g dessicated coconut4 tbsp sugar  MethodWhisk egg white with a spoonfull of sugar, until firm. Add rest of the sugar, dessicated coconut & melted butter.Spoon the batter on a baking sheet with some space apart. Use pastry bag to get shaped cookies.Pre-heat oven to 180°C. Bake cookies for 15-20mn.Leave aside to cool & then serve. 
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30 juin 2014

Spider Plant

Chlorophytum cosmosom
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26 juin 2014

Courgette Prawn Curry

Courgette Prawn Curry Ingredients1/2 tsp cumin seeds1/2 tsp red chilli powder 1/4 tsp turmeric powder 1 cup freshly grated coconut ***300g  tiger prawns ( fresh/frozen) 1/4 tsp turmeric powder 1/2 tsp salt 1/2 tsp red chilli powder***2 courgettes (Zucchini / Italian squash)  A tomatoe (chopped) 1/4 tsp turmeric powder 1 tsp salt 1 green chilli (half slit) 1/2 tsp  cumin powder For seasoning 1 tbsp grated coconut 1 tsp musturd seeds 1 dried red chilli Curry leaves MethodGrind the first four ingredients into... [Lire la suite]
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26 juin 2014

Maaloom Frm Lekar Hum Deewana Dil

Movie :  Lekar Hum Deewana Dil (2014)Actors : Armaan Jain & Deeksha Shetti Song : Maaloom By Hriday Gattani & Jonita Gandhi  
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24 juin 2014

Kuih Udang - Malaysian Prawn Fritters

Kuih Udang   Ingredients10 medium sized  prawns (fresh) 1/2 tsp chilli powder 1/4 tsp turmeric powder Salt to taste *** 10g fresh yeast200 ml luke warmwater1 tsp sugar200g flour  1 cup moong beans sprout(chopped) 2 scallions (chopped) 1 green chilli (chopped) Chopped Chinese chives/ Coriander leaves   Salt to taste  Oil for frying MethodShell, devein and wash prawns using salt and turmeric. Mix first 4 ingredients & keep in the refrigerator for an hour.Dilute yeast in... [Lire la suite]
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