Who doesn’t love daal? That winter warmer, that potluck classic, that simple-to-make yet complex palette of flavours – it’s the comfort dish that’ll put a sunny smile on the saddest of faces. Daal deserves so much more lovin’ than most people give it, so my recipe is packed full of complex flavours and textures whose … Continue reading Coconut vegetable daal
A lot of recipes call for peeled, chopped tomatoes, and there’s no good reason why you should resort to canned goods in order to get this ingredient right. And once you know how to do it well, it’ll be easy to integrate into any cooking routine that calls for it, and you’ll never again leave … Continue reading How to peel a tomato!
Crunchy and brown on the outside, soft and green on the inside – that’s how I like my falafel. And they’re surprisingly simple to make, so quit your excuses, and get falafeling! Falafels are great party fare, but I like them best as part of a Middle Eastern feast, with baba ganoush, Lebanese cauliflower, fasolia and tabbouli, … Continue reading Crispy falafels
If you’re a fan of peanuts and bold flavours, then this is a sauce you’re going to want to slather all over anything you can get your hands on. It’s a super-simple sauce that’s packed with complex flavours, so will be sure to impress anyone who didn’t watch you make it! 😛 For me, it’s … Continue reading Spicy peanut dipping sauce
Not only does this dish look pretty, but it also throws a party for your tastebuds while giving you a nutritional kick to pick you up when you’re feeling run down… and it’s nowhere as difficult to cobble together as you might suspect. It’s a tad complex, though, and you’ll want to set aside at … Continue reading Hot n sour noodle soup
Flatbread is surprisingly easy to make, just a little time-consuming, so you’ll need to make sure you’re prepared well in advance, but you won’t need any special skills to pull this one off 😉 This recipe yields a versatile flatbread that’s great with Middle Eastern or Indian dishes, or just to serve with tasty dips … Continue reading Flatbread
Now this is the kind of sweet treat that’s actually healthy – healthy enough to want to dress it up as naughty, so that’s what I’ve done with this recipe 😉 If you like chocolate, caramel and peanuts, this sweet, creamy, slightly salty bowl of decadence will have you chuckling to yourself over the nutritional … Continue reading Cheat’s Snickers Ice Cream