Tag Archives: coriander

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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Chicken And Capsicum Fajitas the easy way.

When you live in a caravan, it is time to simplify. For example I halved this recipe. Ingredients: 500g boneless chicken thighs, sliced thinly I packet of proprietory fajita spice mix 2 chillies 1/2 each red and green capsicum, chopped … Continue reading

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Pork Tacos

Pork Tacos Orange and lime juice are traditional ingredients in some parts of Mexico. I’m glad I learned that. This may not be a completely “authentic” recipe, but it’s a satisfying alternative to using a packet of proprietary mix. 500g lean minced … 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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Guacamole

Much excitement. The grocer actually had some coriander leaves in stock.  I will not tell you the cost. There were also some avocados. Again the price was frightening.  However I had a craving for nachos and guacamole.  I bought three avocados, … Continue reading

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Spicy Butter Chicken

My version of Butter Chicken (Murgh Makani):   Serves 4 First make a nice Tandoori paste. I like spicy but you can adjust the chilli to taste.  1 Tbsp ground coriander 1 Tbsp ground cumin 2 Tbsp garlic paste 1 Tbsp grated /crushed ginger 2 … Continue reading

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