Tag Archives: chillies

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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Pumpkin, snake bean and bamboo soup with coconut

The food and cooking of Indonesia and the Philippines, 160pp. Ghillie Basan and Vilma Laus Aquamarine, London, 2007 Cooking on page 32 The majority of this cookbook focuses on Indonesia, which is just as well because it is the cuisine … Continue reading

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Gujarati mango soup (Fajeto)

Madhur Jaffrey’s ultimate curry bible, 352pp. by Madhur Jaffery Ebury Publishing, London, 2003 Cooking on page 232–34 Madhur Jaffery is a goddess of curry cookery and I own several of her books. Not surprisingly, this one is considered one of … 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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Spanish mussels

I’d eat that: simple ways to be a better cook, 192pp. by Callum Hann Murdoch Books, Crows Nest NSW, 2014 Cooking on page 132 The MasterChef competition is in its seventh season in Australia, but I remember back in 2010 … Continue reading

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Mussels with chilli and basil

Blue ginger: the flavours of Asia at home, 192pp. by Les Huynh Murdoch Books, Australia, 2010 Cooking on page 32 I saw this tasty morsel marked down from $39.99 to $12.99, and once I looked at page 32, I knew I … Continue reading

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