Fiery Chilli Paste

How’s your Ramadan preparation going? As part of my Ramadan prep, here are some of the things I make in advance. Garlic paste: Place about 3-4 heads of garlic, (or how much you need) separated into cloves,  in a bowl. Pour boiling water over it,  keep for a minute or two, then it’s easier to…

Golden Sweet Potato Fritters

I love sweet potatoes, be it steamed, baked or fried like this golden sweet potato fritters. They are perfect for brunch, lunch or even for a light dinner. They are so crispy and delicious.  Enjoy it with your favourite dip and serve with baby spinach leaves or a green salad.   Ingredients: 200g sweet potatoes,…

Comforting Chickpea Rice

My chickpea rice is a quick and easy one pan dish.  It’s wholesome and nutritious. It’s delicious and fulfilling. This is my kind of comfort food.This rice dish is a good accompaniment with most curries. You can serve it with fried fish and salad. Or equally good with my Aromatic Lamb Curry     Serves: 4-5…

Carrot and Green Peas Curry

This is as simple as a curry can get! If you have a bag of frozen peas, carrots and a few spices, then you are in luck. However, if you have time, freshly toasted and ground spices will lift the curry to a new level. If not  use store bought ground spices and it will still…