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Creamy Ginger Prawns (Shrimp) served with garden salad
easy, gluten free, Main Course, non vegetarian, seafood, Starters

Creamy Ginger Prawns (Shrimp)

Tasty prawns (shrimps) with warm aroma of ginger, with mellow richness of silky cream, mild fieriness from chilies and black pepper, all topped up with fresh coriander leaves – pure bliss!

What memories does a tasty plate of seafood evoke? Is it about seashores, or great beaches were you have been to, or fun times at some fantastic vacations, or a great restaurant you have visited?

Burmese Khow Suey (Curried Noodle Soup)
dairy free, Main Course, medium, non vegetarian, Salads, Soups, Soups

Burmese Khow Suey (Curried Noodle Soup)

If something can be called a bowl of happiness, this could well be it. Khow Suey is a delicious noodle dish from Burma made with egg noodles, curried chicken and coconut milk. Served with a variety of condiments, each spoon full of soup you eat will be bursting with flavours! Khow Suey is probably the first thing that comes to mind when you think about Burmese cuisine. 

Mushroom and Spinach with Burnt Garlic
easy, Main Course, ovo vegetarian, Starters, vegetarian

Mushroom and Spinach with Burnt Garlic

I have been asked why my posts are always about chicken, meat, fish or seafood. They ask “Do you not eat (or cook) any vegetables?”. The answer is “yes, I do.” In fact, while growing up, for every meal, my mom used to serve two vegetable based curries. Even now, we have at least one vegetable dish included in our lunch and dinner meals. But, for me, the “hero” in all those meals has been the protein, which is the aforesaid chicken, meat or fish. That’s why I almost, always, post these “hero” recipes.

Erachi Choru (Meat Rice Kerala Style)
Main Course, medium, non vegetarian

Erachi Choru (Meat Rice Kerala Style)

Erachi Choru is a traditional meat and rice recipe from the Malabar region of Kerala. Made with all the great spices of Malabar, and flavorful coconut oil, it is the taste and love of Kerala in a plate. For me, this recipe started from an insatiable craving for Biriyani, my favourite rice dish on a Sunday afternoon. It was a lazy weekend, and I didn’t have the patience or time to cook a proper biriyani. Nevertheless, the craving to devour some rice and meat cooked with spices was not just going away. Just before I was about to order a…

'The Take-It-Easy' Fish Fried Rice
dairy free, Main Course, medium, non vegetarian, seafood

‘The Take-It-Easy’ Fried Rice

Every time we have a get-together, my cousin makes this signature dish of his. And each time we cannot get enough of it. To celebrate the Easter long weekend, I thought of making this amazing dish myself. It turned out really well. Here it is…’The Take-It-Easy’ version of the fish fried rice. Replace the fish, with small pieces of chicken, and you have a delicious chicken fried rice. Alternatively, you can make this fried rice with your choice of vegetables (cauliflower works great). * If you are not a big fan of fish, replace with small pieces of chicken, and…