Tag Archives: chilli powder

Spicy chicken wings

I love spice, 224pp. by Love Food kitchens Parragon Books, Bath UK, 2008 Cooking on page 32 As the title says, I love spice, in fact the whole family loves spice. I grew up eating spicy food. Living in Nebraska, … Continue reading

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Chicken chili

Fifty shades of chicken: a parody in a cookbook, 160pp. by FL Fowler Clarkson Potter/Publishers, New York, 2012 Cooking on page 32 This amusing cookbook was written under a pseudonym by an anonymous food industry professional and inspired by the … Continue reading

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Lentil and spinach dal

Simples ways to success: Indian, 192pp. by Das Sreedharan Hinkler Books, Dingley Victoria, 2003 Cooking on page 64 Indian food is one of my favourites. Last year, we travelled in India for almost three months and I never tired of … Continue reading

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Delicious meatballs

Laue family cookbook, 87pp. by the Laue family published in the 1980s Cooking on page 32 Six Laue brothers came to America from Schuesselburk, Prussia (a small town near Minden Germany). The brothers arrived in the United States between 1857 … Continue reading

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Pumpkin curry (Shwe phayoun thee hin)

Myanmar: cuisine, culture and customs, 228pp. by Mohana Gill Marshall Cavendish, Singapore, 2014 Cooking on page 132 We lived in Burma (Myanmar) for several years in the 1980s, so I am always on the lookout for Burmese recipes. I initially checked … Continue reading

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Tamarind fish curry

Sri Lanka food, 188pp. by Sarogini Kamalanathan Four Wallas Publishing, South Perth Western Australia, 2013 Cooking on page 132–33 One of the best holidays we’ve ever had was two weeks in Sri Lanka in the late 1980s. We arrived in … Continue reading

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Tamater wali machhi (fish in tomato gravy)

Curry leaves and cumin seeds, 128pp. by Jeeti Gandhi Struik Publishers, Cape Town, 2002 Cooking on page 32 For years I’ve searched for a great fish curry recipe and for years I’ve come close but never quite got there. But … Continue reading

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