Category Archives: curry

Chicken Tarka

My poultry adaption of Tarka dahl, the traditional Bengali vegetarian dish of Chana Dahl, gram and cumin. 1 chicken breast, cubed 1 1/2 cups chicken stock 200g chana dhal (yellow dried split peas) Water for cooking the dahl 1 cup … Continue reading

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Smoky Tandoori Paste

I see cooking as an Experimental Art.  If I have a cooking style I am thinking  maybe I am an impressionist.  I start off with an impression of what I want to cook based on some professionally prepared dish I … Continue reading

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Kikinda Butta Chikkin

This is a total cheat fusion dish made from jars of commercial sauce but it is delicious! This is a non-cook’s dream to prepare and tastes very authentic.  But authentic what?  The Moroccan Harissa chilli sauce is very hot with … Continue reading

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Xanthan Experiment 1

I did my first cooking experiment with Xanthan gum today and added the tiniest half a smidgen to the tomato and coconut cream sauce in my beef curry, which is essentially the same as this Beef Sukka, except it is … Continue reading

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Portuguese Pork Curry

Now at last I have a working oven and stove again, and I am released from bondage to the slow cooker.  I also bought a big pile of nicely priced short-dated lean pork fillets last time I was in Halls … Continue reading

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Chicken Cashew Curry

Slow-cooker Chicken, Cashew and Coconut Cream Curry Really, really pleased with this one. It is very simple and can’t burn because it is done in a slow cooker. I would put this up against the best I have tried from … Continue reading

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