Aubergine

Aubergine is one of the most misunderstood vegetables. When you see a whole aubergine in the shops next time be ready to grab it and bring it home. This is a quick and easy recipe that will make you join the aubergine appreciation society!! Continue reading “Aubergine”

Tindora Potato Curry

Most sundays I have a cook out to use up the content of my fridge ready for a restock of fresh vegetables. I enjoy cooking with vegetables that are non standard to see what I can make. Tindora is vegetable that can be found in most indian grocerys shops. Tindora also know as ivy gourd apart from tasting amazing is a good source of Iron, Vitamin B2, B1, fibre and calcium. Give it a go and let me know what you think. Continue reading “Tindora Potato Curry”

Batata Vara

I had some friends around for dinner the other week and I made these for starters. I promised to put the reciepe on here for my friends as they loved them so much. This is my mums reciepe for batata vara, its a great snack dish and can be servered any time of the day with chutney, ketchup or chilli sauce. Feel free to add other ingriedients into the potato mixture to experiement let me know what you come up with.. ENJOY…. 🙂 Continue reading “Batata Vara”

Aubergine Curry

This is my take on a Gujarati dish Oro. If you have never tried aubergines before, this is the dish for you! Aubergines are an excellent source of dietary fibre, they are also a good source of vitamins B1 and B6 and potassium and high in the minerals copper, magnesium and manganese. Putting all the health benefits aside its a super taste dish, quick and easy to make, give it ago! Continue reading “Aubergine Curry”

Flattened rice and potatoes

This is a gluten free , vegan and super comforting dish that is ideal for a simple and savory weekend breakfast or as a yummy snack. The Gujarati name for this dish is Bateta Poha, poha is easy to digest, rich in iron and provides you with a full feeling far longer than a stick of celery would! If you do not want to have double carbs you can make this without the potatoes, Give it a go and I assure you it will change your breakfast forever! Continue reading “Flattened rice and potatoes”