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Kate’s Dalai Lama Soup.

In honour of the Dalai Lama, Kate created this delicious soup from homemade vegetable stock, onion, turmeric, pumpkin, carrots and orange sweet potatoes, and from purple sweet potatoes, beetroot, red onion and carrot. The colours represent the robes of the … Continue reading

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Gulyás

According to my mum, goulash was mince fried with onions and tomato purée. We usually had it with mashed potato and peas. This is real Hungarian Goulash, adapted for a slow cooker. Ingredients 500 g lean beef cut into 3 cm cubes … Continue reading

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Bombay Potatoes

No two recipes for Bombay potatoes are alike. Here is mine: It’s the bomb, eh! Ingredients (4) potatoes cut into cubes 1 large onion chopped 1 tin brown lentils drained but not rinsed 1 tin chickpeas drained 2 tomatoes chopped … Continue reading

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Smoked Oyster Salad

This is a delicious combination of flavours and textures.  Serve it as a side salad on a lettuce leaf, put it between two slices of fresh soft bread for a tasty sandwich, or use it as a salsa on a … Continue reading

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Bami Goreng

A little nostalgia trip this weekend. This dish is one of my favourite Indonesian meals.   I learned it from my first mother in law.  Her great skill as a cook was her redeeming feature.  I could never match anything … Continue reading

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Waldorf-Like Salad

By Popular Request  Given my propensity for being an appellation control Nazi when it comes to adulterating certain traditional or Named foods such as Pizza and Caesar salad, I have to acknowledge that this is my adaptation of what I understand a … Continue reading

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