Category Archives: coconut

Banana and Coconut Bread

Banana and Coconut Bread 2 cups self-raising flour ½ tsp salt ½ cup shredded coconut 1 tsp ground cinnamon ½ cup raw sugar plus a bit to sprinkle 2 ripe bananas mashed 2 eggs beaten ½ cup coconut cream 80g … Continue reading

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Slow Cooker Peanut Sauce

It can be done!  Another use for the slow-cooker.  It is even easier to make, and in my opinion, just as good as my more complicated version.  I had some on toast this morning. and a few spoonsful left over after … Continue reading

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Slow-Cooked Cashew and Coconut Chicken Vindaloo

Completely non – traditional.   It is the sort of thing one might cook when one does not have all one’s ingredients and implements to hand.  But it tastes good! 3 plump chicken breasts, cut into 3cm cubes 1/2 jar … Continue reading

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Chicken in Peanut Gravy

This is an Indonesian fusion adaption of my own.  In my opinion it is best made with chicken thighs though I had only breast available when I made this. Two chicken breasts cut into large pieces, or four to six … Continue reading

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Fish in Green Curry Sauce

I may at last be getting the hang of preparing a meal for one. This one is a quick and simple but very tasty lunch. Ingredients a fillet of white flaky fish – this is Whiting a tablespoon of green … Continue reading

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Pumpkin & Dahl Curry Soup

Three days a week I am vegetarian.  For no particular reason, except that meat is really expensive here and I prefer something good on occasion rather than a more regular serving of mince and and cheap cuts of tough meat. … Continue reading

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