Category Archives: Rice

Salmon and Black Rice Salad

Now that I have discovered black rice, with its delicious flavour and nutty texture, I am working out new ways to enjoy it.  Especially ways that use ingredients easily obtained and stored here in the back of beyond.  That basically … Continue reading

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Outback Rice with Black Beans and Mushroom

I’m not sure if this is a pilaf or a paella.  Whatever, it is quick, easy and very tasty.  It also has a lot of potential for variation so I shall be experimenting further. It came about as a result … 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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Slow-Cooked Moroccan Goat with Makfoul

An authentic Moroccan dish, adapted for a slow cooker. Lamb can be substituted for goat. Moroccan Goat Curry 2 Tbsp. olive oil 500g goat leg or shoulder  cut into bite size pieces 1 onion, chopped 2 cloves garlic, chopped 1 tsp … Continue reading

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Sweet Lime Chilli Chicken and Rice

Sweet Lime Chilli Chicken and Rice 4 skinless, boneless chicken thighs 2 tsp. lime juice 1 Tbsp. honey Plenty of chilli 2 tsp. crushed garlic 1 tsp. grated ginger Pepper A few dashes of fish sauce 2 tsp. sesame oil A … Continue reading

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Rice with Black Beans

Something different for my vegetarian days.  Cooked in a rice cooker. 1 can black beans (420g), drained 1 Tbsp. oil 1 onion, finely diced Garlic, crushed 1 or 2 chillies, seeded and chopped 1 tsp. ground cumin 1 tomato, chopped … Continue reading

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