Monthly Archives: May 2013

White chocolate pudding in dark chocolate cups

Death by chocolate! Do you have a sweet tooth for chocolates? This is the remedy. A high calorie treat made with dark, milk and white chocolate. They say white chocolate is not literately chocolate but who cares! A true chocolate … Continue reading

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Egg curry/ Egg roast/Spicy egg masala

Egg Masala This is a ‘curry in a hurry’. On busy days, a simple egg masala helps me to ‘keep calm and carry on’. I do not have a story to accompany this posts. I breeze through the kitchen, cook … Continue reading

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Display of Asian culture and an edible garden

Asian Heritage Month Last weekend was very eventful not because of Victoria day but I had a chance to participate in an Asian Fair in our little town. Our Sports Complex came alive with drum beats, vibrant display of Asian … Continue reading

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Spicy stuffed brinjal fry/Eggplant masala/Aberguine fry

Stuffed tiny eggplant fry Brinjal/Eggplant/Aberguine is a purple skinned vegetable least favoured at home. All I like about it, is its colour! My mother rarely cooked brinjals. I remember throwing out brinjal pieces from sambar once and feeding a crow, … Continue reading

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Carrot cake for Mothers’ day!

Happy Mother’s Day! My children gave me this orchid for Mothers’ day. I immediately blasted, “Why did you buy it? It is so expensive. I don’t know how to care for it and I don’t like the colour.” My son’s … Continue reading

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Appam and istew/ Rice crepes with stew/Plain hoppers

Appam Kerala wakes up to rice cooked in different forms. Appam is one of Kerala’s favourite breakfast dishes. These are paper thin crepes with a lacy edge and spongy centers cooked in a curved pan. Appam is an easy to … Continue reading

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