Tag Archives: comfort food

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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Slow Cooker Baked Egg Custard

I do not have a much of a sweet tooth, I prefer savoury foods as a rule.  My occasional and rare craving for sweet is usually pacified by eating fruit; fresh, dried or canned.  Or a muesli bar.  Very rarely, … Continue reading

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Fusilli, Bacon and Cheese

The ultimate comfort food.  Bacon, cheese and pasta.   This is what the Greeks meant by Ambrosia. I can’t believe I haven’t blogged this recipe before.  It is truly the best. Making it this way with layers, rather than mixing … Continue reading

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Lyn’s Outback Corned Beef Fritters

Lyn’s Outback Corned Beef Fritters In Lyn’s words, ” these are so simple but so fuckin good”. She is right. The batter is light and fluffy, and crisp on the outside. Corned beef chopped to 2cm cubes 1 large onion … Continue reading

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