Category Archives: curry

I Can’t Believe it’s Not Butter Chicken

I made this rather delicious home made chicken curry with chicken thighs marinated in tandoori paste, Worcestershire and sriracha sauce, chopped garlic and onion then cooked in a sauce of almond milk, tomato paste and smoky paprika. It is spicy … Continue reading

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Chicken Goan

This is a nice combination of flavour and texture. This recipe makes 2 serves. Goan, give it a go. 1 onion, finely chopped 2 skinless, boneless chicken thighs, cut into generous bite size pieces 2 whole cloves 1 piece of … Continue reading

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Broccoli & Cauliflower Cakes

Leftover brassica bubble and squeak. Delicious. 1 cup cooked cauliflower, chopped small 1 cup cooked broccoli, chopped small 2eggs 1 heaped Tbsp instant mashed potato powder 1/2 tsp curry powder Salt and pepper Oil or butter for frying Mix all … Continue reading

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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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