Quick Pindi Chana

Chickpeas curry is made in so many different ways - this one, is a quick easy version made within minutes using canned chickpeas. Take 2 cans of chickpeas, empty them into a mixing bowl including the liquid in the can. Sprinkle some salt (if using), black pepper, cumin powder, coriander powder, mango powder, pomegranate powder, … Continue reading Quick Pindi Chana

Missi roti using Chana dal

Leftover chana dal makes delicious missi rotis the next day, for breakfast or for lunch. Serve them with a knob of butter on top, some creamy natural yogurt and a spicy mango pickle, with a cup of chai to wash it all down with. A traditional and easy breakfast. Missi rotis using leftover chana dal … Continue reading Missi roti using Chana dal

Courgette curry

A simple, easy to cook and delicious vegetable. Once you have the base done, it cooks pretty quickly - it really is worth cooking down the base as detailed below. 2 medium size courgettes, washed and sliced; 1 medium sized onion, finely chopped 1 tsp cumin seeds 2 green chillies, finely chopped 1 tbsp ginger … Continue reading Courgette curry

Aloo mattar (Potatoes and peas)

A simple, comforting dish that most people love. It's something that's grown on me over the last few years and I don't make it as often as I should. Aloo mattar aka potato and peas 6 medium sized potatoes, peeled and cubed 1.5 cups frozen peas 1 onion, finely chopped 2-3 green chillies, finely chopped … Continue reading Aloo mattar (Potatoes and peas)

Savoury Semolina pancakes

I love savoury breakfasts, and this recipe works well with my attempts to go vegetarian. Semolina pancakes with mixed vegetables for breakfast 1 cup semolina 1 cup natural yogurt (preferably a little sour or add 1/4 tsp lemon juice) 3/4 cup water Combine, cover and set aside for at least 30 minutes to help soften … Continue reading Savoury Semolina pancakes