Category Archives: chilli

Scone With The Wind

Onion and Cheese scones. Or muffins, maybe. I didn’t think these would turn out as well as they did. They were really good. They would have benefited from the addition of some chopped bacon, or even a little salt. Definitely … Continue reading

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Sweet Potato Dhal

It is difficult to make a photo of a bowl of dhal look good. But it tastes good. About 700 kJ per cupful. Ingredients: 1 large sweet potato, diced 1 large onion, diced 1 cup red lentils 2 cups diced … Continue reading

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Chicken and Bean soup

This is the last iteration of the Bean Vindaloo saga. It turned out most delicious, even more than the quesadillas, and is the reason I shall be doing it all again. My word it is good. It is all leftover … Continue reading

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Vindaloo Quesadilla

A quesadilla, using a chapatti instead of a tortilla, and curry instead of chilli. Fusion at its best. This is vegetarian, but it doesn’t have to be. All homage to the ancestral calzone. Ingredients 2 chapattis 1 long green chilli, … Continue reading

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Sardinian Pizza

Ingredients 1 can sardines in tomato sauce 1 anchovy 2 Tbsp pizza sauce 2 tsp chilli sauce 1 tsp lemon infused olive oil 1 Tbsp dried basil leaves 1 cup mozzarella mixed with Parmesan 2 Tbsp chopped jalapeños and chillies … Continue reading

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Alan’s Christmas Apricot Prune Chutney

I’m going cold turkey this Christmas. I can buy a cooked breast at Aldi. It’s going to be too hot to cook anyway. Besides, gone are my days of trying to finish off even a small turkey alone, even if … Continue reading

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